Important Dates and Deadlines
Berklee College of Music (College) and Boston Conservatory at Berklee (Conservatory)
|November 9||Spring 2019 Registration Manual available|
|November 12||Veterans Day (Observed: Boston campus closed, no classes)|
|November 16||Last day to request a withdrawal from a class for fall 2018|
Conservatory: Spring 2019 registration period begins.
Conservatory: Grades of "Incomplete" earned in spring and summer 2018 must be changed by 5:00 p.m. EDT.
|November 19–December 5||College: Spring 2019 registration period|
|November 21–23||Thanksgiving recess (Boston campus closed, no classes)|
|December 14||Conservatory: Fall 2018 classes end.|
|December 15–21||Conservatory: Final exams and jury period|
|December 17||Conservatory: Fall 2018 grades begin to become available online.|
|December 17–21||College: Final exam week/ensemble auditions|
|December 21||College: Fall 2018 classes end.
College: Fall 2018 grades available at 12:00 p.m. EST on my.berklee.edu
|December 22||Winter recess for students begins.
Residence halls close.
|December 22, 2018–January 1, 2019||Boston campus closed for winter recess|
|December 23||Student course surveys due|
|January 2||Boston campus reopens.|
|January 7||Last day to pay tuition fees for spring 2019; after this date, a $250 late payment fee will be charged.|
|January 15–18||College: Online check-in for continuing and returning students|
|January 15–19||Entering student orientation; residence halls open for spring 2019|
|January 18||Last day to declare part-time status for spring 2019
College: Last day to request a change of major, program, or principal instrument for spring 2019; last day to take credit by exam
Conservatory: Last day to declare a minor
|January 21||Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Boston campus: no classes, limited building access)
Last day to enroll for supplemental tuition insurance
|January 22||First day of spring 2019 classes, instrument lessons, labs, and ensembles; add/drop period begins|
|January 28||Last day to add/drop classes, including those tested out of through credit by exam|
|February 18||Presidents' Day (Boston campus: no classes, limited building access)|
|February 19||Alternate Class Day (Boston campus to follow a Monday schedule)|
|March 1||College: Grades of "Incomplete" earned during fall 2018 must be changed by 5:00 p.m. EDT.|
|March 11–15||College: Midterm/ensembles auditions week|
|March 18–22||Spring recess (Boston campus: no classes, limited building access)|
|March 25||Summer/Fall 2019 Registration Manual available
Conservatory: Academic advising period begins.
|April 5||Last day to request a withdrawal from a class for spring 2019|
|April 8||Conservatory: Registration opens; grades of "Incomplete" earned during fall 2018 must be changed by 5:00 p.m. EDT.|
|April 8–19||College: Summer/Fall 2019 registration period|
|April 15||Patriots' Day (Boston campus: no classes, limited building access)|
|April 17||Alternate class day (Boston campus to follow a Monday schedule)|
|May 3||Conservatory: Spring classes end.|
|May 4–10||Conservatory: Juries and final exams|
|May 6–10||College: Final examination week|
|May 11||Residence halls close for spring 2019.
|May 13||Student course surveys due|
|May 17||College: Spring 2019 grades available at 12:00 p.m. EDT on my.berklee.edu|