Important Dates and Deadlines
Berklee College of Music (College) and Boston Conservatory at Berklee (Conservatory)
|September 1||Entering undergraduate domestic student move-in and check-in|
|September 1–7||Entering undergraduate orientation week
College: Fall 2018 check-in week; online check-in for continuing and returning students
|September 3||Labor Day (Boston campus closed, no classes)|
|September 4||Last day to enroll for supplemental tuition insurance|
|September 7||College: Last day to declare part-time status for fall 2018
College: Last day to request a change of major, program, or instrument for fall 2018
|September 10||First day of fall 2018 classes; add/drop period begins.|
|September 14||Last day to add/drop classes|
|September 21||Last day to add/drop classes with chair authorization|
|October 8||Columbus Day (College and Conservatory open, classes in session)|
|October 19||College: Grades of "incomplete" earned during summer 2018 must be changed by 5:00 p.m. EDT.
College: Last day to apply to participate in May 2019 graduation
|October 29–November 2||College: Midterms/ensemble auditions|
|November 9||College: 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|
|November 19–December 5||Spring 2019 registration period|
|November 21–23||Thanksgiving recess (Boston campus closed, no classes)|
|December 14||Conservatory: Last day to complete incompletes
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. EDT on my.berklee.edu
|December 22||Winter recess for students begins.
Residence halls close.
|December 23||Student Course Surveys due|
|December 22, 2018–January 1, 2019||Boston campus closed for winter recess|