Important Dates and Deadlines

Berklee College of Music (College) and Boston Conservatory at Berklee (Conservatory)

 

Spring 2019

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.
Commencement
May 13 Student course surveys due
May 17 College: Spring 2019 grades available at 12:00 p.m. EDT on my.berklee.edu