2016 Spring Schedule
New students should plan to arrive into JFK Airport on Thursday, January 14, 2016. Transportation will be arranged from JFK to New Paltz, so you should book your ticket for that date. The bus will leave the airport no later than 6p.m. A mandatory orientation will be provided for all new students beginning on January 15, 2016. For returning students, the residence halls will open on Monday, January 18.
Classes will begin on Wednesday, January 20 and end on Tuesday, May 3 with finals held from May 9 to May 13. Undergraduate commencement is scheduled for Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 10a.m.
For students on the extended spring model (ITU and Izmir), classes will resume on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 and conclude on Wednesday June 22, 2016 for the first summer term. The second summer term begins on Wednesday, June 29 and ends on Wednesday, August 3.
2016 Summer Schedule
Classes will meet Monday through Thursday each week. Fridays will be generally be available for study sessions as well as free time. Activities will be scheduled most weekends.
The undergraduate graduation ceremony will be held on Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 10a.m. Students finishing the program in May or August 2016 are eligible to march in the ceremony.
The first day of classes for Summer Session I, 2016 is May 18, 2016. The first session concludes on June 22, 2016.
Students arriving for Summer Session 7 (second seated session) should plan to arrive into JFK on TBD. Transportation from the airport can only be arranged on that date. Orientation will be held on TBD and the first day of classes for the Summer Session III is June 29. The second session concludes on August 3rd and residence halls will close on that date.