Fall Semester 2017
Saturday, August 26Residence Hall opens for all new
students
Sunday, August 27Orientation begins for all new
students
Tuesday, August 29Master’s Music Theory Competency Examination
Friday, September 1Registration for new students
Saturday, September 2Residence Hall opens for returning students
Monday, September 4Labor Day (holiday)
Tuesday, September 5First day of instruction at
Tufts University
Wednesday, September 6
                      
Convocation
First day of fall term instruction
at New England Conservatory
Wednesday, September 6–
Friday, September 15
Time period to add or drop courses
Monday, September 18First day to withdraw from courses
Monday, October 2–
Tuesday, November 21
Academic Advising and Registration for Spring 2017
Monday, October 9Columbus Day (holiday)
Tuesday, November 21Intent to graduate deadline for
December 2016 graduates
Last day to withdraw from courses
Wednesday, November 22–
Sunday, November 26
Thanksgiving Holiday
Monday, December 11Last day of instruction at
Tufts University
Friday, December 15Last day of instruction at
New England Conservatory
Monday, December 18–
Wednesday, December 20
Examination Period
Thursday, December 21 Residence Hall closes (12:00 Noon)

 

Spring Semester 2018
Saturday, January 13Residence Hall opens (12:00 Noon)
Monday, January 15Martin Luther King Day (holiday)
Tuesday, January 16
                      
First day of spring term instruction
at New England Conservatory
Orientation for new students
Master's Music Theory Competency Exam
Tuesday, January 16–
Friday, January 26
Time period to add or drop courses
Thursday, January 18First day of instruction at Tufts University
Monday, January 29First day to withdraw from courses
Friday, February 16–
Tuesday, February 20
Presidents’ Day Recess
(no classes held Friday–Tuesday)
Friday, February 23Intent to graduate deadline for
May 2017 graduates
Saturday, March 17–
Sunday, March 25
New England Conservatory and
Tufts Spring Vacation
Monday, March 26–
Wednesday, May 2
Academic Advising and Registration for
Fall 2017
Friday, April 20Last day to withdraw from classes
Monday, Apr 30Last day of instruction at Tufts University
Thursday, May 3Last day of instruction at
New England Conservatory
Monday, May 7–
Wednesday, May 9
Final examination period
Thursday, May 10–
Sunday, May 13
Pre-promotional period
Monday, May 14–
Friday, May 18
Promotional evaluations
Saturday, May 19Commencement Concert
Sunday, May 20New England Conservatory and
Tufts Commencement
Monday, May 21Residence Hall Closes (12:00 Noon)
Monday, May 28Memorial Day (holiday)

2017-03-06


I REMAIN TRUE TO MY STARTING PRINCIPLE. TO WRITE SOLELY AS I MYSELF THINK BEST. FELIX MENDELSSOHN