2015 Spring Schedule
New students should plan to arrive into JFK Airport on Wednesday, January 14, 2015. 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 January 15, 2014. For returning students, the residence halls will open on Sunday, January 18. We will arrange transportation from JFK on that day for returning students only.
Classes will begin on Tuesday, January 20 and end on Tuesday, May 4 with finals held from May 8 to May 14. Undergraduate commencement is scheduled for Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 10 a.m.
For students on the extended spring model (ITU and Izmir), classes will resume on May 20 and conclude on June 24. Transportation will be provided to JFK on June 26, 2015.
2015 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 17, 2015 at 10 a.m. Students finishing the program in May or August 2015 are eligible to march in the ceremony.
The first day of classes for Summer Session I, 2015 is Wednesday, May 20, 2015. The first session concludes on Wednesday, June 24, 2015.
Students arriving for Summer Session III should plan to arrive into JFK on Monday, June 29th. Transportation from the airport can only be arranged on that date. Orientation will be held on Tuesday, June 30 and the first day of classes for the Summer Session III is Wednesday, July 1. The second session concludes on Wednesday, August 5. Residence halls will close on Thursday, August 6.