2018 Spring Semester Dates

Dec 15, 2017

The Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) staff is dedicated to honoring our shared culture and traditions while ushering in a new generation of writers, artists, and leaders willing and able to extend the boundaries of expression. At IAIA, you’ll learn how exciting and rewarding learning can be when it’s taught with a spirit of excitement by an exceptional faculty.

Here you will find up-to-date information about the 2018 Spring Semester. First day of class is Tuesday, January 16, 2018. For expanded information, see Academic Calendars.

2018-01-01New Year’s Day (College closed)
2018-01-06MFAMFA Orientation
2018-01-07MFALast day to add/drop a course
2018-01-07Residence hall open for new students
2018-01-07MFACourses begin
2018-01-08MFALast day to withdraw from a course with approval
2018-01-08 thro
New student orientation (Mandatory)
2018-01-11Orientation for transfer students
2018-01-12Residence hall opens for returning students
2018-01-14MFAEnd of residency
2018-01-14 thro
MFACourse evaluations
2018-01-15Martin Luther King Jr. day (College closed)
2018-01-16MFAGrades due to Registrar
2018-01-16Courses begin–last day to register
2018-01-17MFAGrades available via EMPOWER
2018-01-23Last day to add/drop a course
2018-02-15Scholorship awards night
2018-03-01Student Success Summit
2018-03-05 thro
Mid-Term exam week
2018-03-12 thro
Spring break (No classes)
2018-03-13Mid-Term Grades due to Registar by noon
2018-03-16Mid-Term Grades available via EMPOWER
2018-03-19Courses resume
2018-04-06Pre-Registration for Summer 2018 and Fall 2018 begins
2018-04-09Last day to withdraw from a course with approval
2018-04-09Pre-Registration advising begins
2018-04-09 thro
Course evaluations
2018-04-20ePortfolio review
2018-04-20Last day to petition to graduate for Fall 2018 semester
2018-04-23Last day to remove incomplete grade from previous semester
2018-05-07MFA Graduation residency begins
2018-05-07 thro
Final exam week
2018-05-11End of Spring semester
2018-05-11MFA Graduation residency ends
2018-05-12Graduation commencement
2018-05-15Final grades due to registrar by noon
2018-05-18Final grades available on EMPOWER
2018-05-28Memorial Day (College closed)
2018-06-04Courses begin
2018-06-04 thro
Last day to add/drop a course
2018-06-24Summer Bridge program begins
2018-06-25 thro
Mid-Term exam week
2018-07-03Mid-Term Grades due to Registar by noon
2018-07-04Independence Day (College closed)
2018-07-06Mid-Term Grades available via EMPOWER
2018-07-09Last day to withdraw from a course with approval
2018-07-14Summer Bridge program ends
2018-07-23 thro
Final exam week
2018-07-27End of Summer semester
2018-07-31Final grades due to registrar by Noon
2018-08-03Final grades available on EMPOWER

Sandy Hudson

Sandy Hudson


P (505) 428-5954
F (505) 424-5786
E shudson@iaia.edu

Paul Moore

Paul Moore


Interim Dean
Student Life
P (505) 428-5954
E pmoore@iaia.edu

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