2014 Spring Schedule
New students should plan to arrive into JFK Airport on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014. 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 6 p.m. A mandatory orientation will be provided for all new students beginning on Jan. 16, 2014. For returning students, the residence halls will open on Sunday, Jan. 19. We will arrange transportation from JFK on that day for returning students only.
Classes will begin on Tuesday, January 21 and end on Tuesday, May 6 with finals held from May 9 to May 16. Undergraduate commencement is scheduled for Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 10 a.m.
For students on the extended spring model (ITU and Izmir), classes will resume on May 21 and conclude on June 25. Transportation will be provided to JFK on June 26, 2014.
2014 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 18, 2014 at 10 a.m. Students finishing the program in May or August 2014 are eligible to march in the ceremony.
The first day of classes for Summer Session I, 2014 is Wednesday, May 21, 2014. The first session concludes on Wednesday, June 25, 2014.
Students arriving for Summer Session II should plan to arrive into JFK on Monday, June 30th. Transportation from the airport can only be arranged on that date. Orientation will be held on Tuesday, July 1 and the first day of classes for the Summer Session II is Wednesday, July 2. The second session concludes on Tuesday, August 5. Residence halls will close on Wednesday, Aug. 6.