Calendars & Events

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar dates are subject to change.
Please check this page often for most current and accurate information.

Friday, January 11th

Fall 2018 Term Ends

Monday, January 14th

Spring 2019 Term Begins

Monday, January 21st

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

No classes; offices closed

Monday, February 18th

President's Day

No classes; Offices closed

Monday, March 18th - Friday, March 22nd, 2019

Spring Break

No classes 

Friday, April 19th

Good Friday

No classes; offices closed

No BFA academic classes April 18 to April 22

Tuesday, May 21st

Spring 2019 Term Ends

Saturday, May 25th - Sunday, May 26th, 2019

Ludlow Residence Move-Out

For academic year residents

Saturday, June 22nd - Sunday, June 23rd, 2019

Ludlow Residence Move-In

For Summer Intensive participants

Monday, June 24th

Summer Intensive begins

Thursday, July 4th - Friday, July 5th, 2019

Independence Day Holiday

No classes

Sunday, July 14th

Scholarship Program Audition

2019-2020 school year.

See the Audition Calendar to register (link will be available after July 14).

Thursday, August 1st - Friday, August 2nd, 2019

Summer Sizzler Performances

See the Performance Calendar for information.

Friday, August 2nd

Summer Intensive ends

Saturday, August 3rd

Summer Housing Move-Out

For Ludlow and McMahon Hall residents

 

Tuesday, August 27th - Friday, August 30th, 2019

Orientation Week

See the New Students page for details (schedule will be posted in July).

 

Monday, September 2nd

Labor Day

No classes; offices closed

Tuesday, September 3rd

Fall 2019 Term Begins

Monday, October 14th

Columbus Day

No classes; Offices closed

Fordham University closed

Thursday, November 28th - Friday, November 29th, 2019

Thanksgiving Holiday

No classes; Offices closed

(no BFA classes on November 27)

Monday, December 23rd - Friday, January 3rd, 2020

Holiday Break

No classes; Offices closed

(all classes resume Monday, January 6)

 

Friday, January 17th

Spring 2019 Term Ends

Monday, January 20th

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

No classes; Offices closed

Tuesday, January 21st

Spring 2020 Term Begins

Wednesday, January 2nd

Junior Division classes resume

 

 

Thursday, January 10th - Friday, January 11th, 2019

January Explosion Performance

Level VI & VII Students

 

Monday, January 21st

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

No classes; Offices closed

Sunday, January 27th - Saturday, February 2nd, 2019

Parent Observation for Pre-Professional (Levels II - VII) & Ailey Athletic Boys Dance - B & C

Video & photography is strictly prohibited

Friday, February 1st

Tuition Payment Due

for those on Bi-annual and Quarterly Payment Plans

Saturday, February 16th - Friday, February 22nd, 2019

Mid-Winter Recess

No classes

(all classes resume on Saturday, February 23rd)

Saturday, March 16th - Sunday, March 17th, 2019

Parent Observation for First Steps/Bounding Boys

Video & photograph is strictly prohibited

Monday, April 15th - Monday, April 22nd, 2019

 

Spring Break

No classes

(all classes resume on Tuesday, April 23rd)

Monday, April 1st

Tuition Payment Due

for those on the Quarterly Payment Plan - final payment due

Saturday, April 13th - Sunday, April 14th, 2019

"Sneak Peek" Parent Observation for Level 1

Saturday, May 4th

First Steps/Bounding Boys Dress Rehearsals

Individual classes and times TBA

Sunday, May 5th

First Steps/Bounding Boys Performances / Classes End

Individual class end dates and performances dates/times TBA

Saturday, May 11th

First Steps/Bounding Boys Dress Rehearsals

Individual class end daets and performance dates/times TBA

 

Saturday, May 11th - Thursday, May 16th, 2019

Junior Division Spring Concert Technical Rehearsals

at Hoston Community College

Levels I-VI Tech Rehearsal Schedule TBA

Sunday, May 12th

First Steps/Bounding Boys Performances / classes end

Individual class end dates and performance dates/times TBA

Thursday, May 16th

Last Day of Classes

for Pre-Professional Program Levels I-VI & Ailey Athetic Boys Dance

Friday, May 17th - Sunday, May 19th, 2019

Junior Division Spring Concert Performances (Levels I-VI)

at Hostos Community College