2018 Spring Schedule
New students should plan to arrive into JFK Airport on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. 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 18, 2018. For returning students, the residence halls will open on Sunday, January 21.
Classes will begin on Monday, January 22 and end on Monday, May 7 with finals held from May 11 to May 17. Undergraduate commencement is scheduled for Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10 a.m for economics students and Sunday, May 20 at 10 a.m. for business students.
2018 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 Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10 a.m for economics students and Sunday, May 20 at 10 a.m. for business students. Students finishing the program in May or August 2018 are eligible to march in the ceremony.
The first day of classes for Summer Session I, 2017 is TBD. The first session concludes on TBD.
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 7 is TBD. The second session concludes on TBD and residence halls will close on that date.