Summer 2021 Session: Boston Second and Third Years

Date Activity
Wednesday, May 12 Class of 2023 (Second Years) Boston Move-In
Friday, May 14 Third Years Arrive at Kasteel
Monday, May 17 Summer Session 1 Begins
Monday, June 28

Class of 2022 (Third Years) Boston Move-In

Third Years Depart Kasteel

Monday, July 5 Independence Day Observed, No Classes
Tuesday, July 6 Summer Session 2 Begins
Thursday, August 19 Summer Classes End
Friday, August 20 Tentative Departure Date to Paris, Residence Hall Move-Out for All GBFA Students

Summer 2021 Session: Boston—New Students

Date Activity
Wednesday, June 30 Class of 2024 (First Years) Boston Move-In
Thursday, July 1 and Friday, July 2 New GBFA Student Orientation
Monday, July 5 Independence Day Observed, No Classes
Tuesday, July 6 Summer Session 2 Begins
Thursday, August 19 Summer Classes End
Friday, August 20

Tentative Departure Date to Paris, Residence Hall Move-Out for All GBFA Students

First Year Group Flight to Paris


Fall 2021: Paris College of Art

Date Activity
Monday, August 30 Orientation Begins
Wednesday, September 1 to Thursday,
September 2
Academic Advising and
Registration
Monday, September 6 First Day of Class
Monday, September 6 to Tuesday, September
14
Add/Drop Week
Monday, October 18 to Friday, October 22 Midterm Evaluation Week
Monday, November 1

All Saints’ Holiday—PCA Closed

Friday, November 5

Last Day to Withdraw from Class

Thursday, November 11 Armistice Holiday—PCA
closed, classes rescheduled
to Saturday, November 13
Friday, December 17 Last Day of Class
Saturday, December 18 to Wednesday, January 2

PCA Closed to Faculty and Students

Wednesday, December 22 Final Day to Submit Grades

Spring 2022: Paris College of Art

Date Activity
Tuesday, January 11 Orientation Begins
Monday, January 17 First Day of Class
Monday, February 28 to Friday, March 4 Spring Break
Monday, March 7 to Friday, March 11 Midterm Evaluation Week
Friday, March 25 Last Day to Withdraw
Monday, April 18 Easter Monday—PCA Closed
Monday, May 9 Last Day of Class
Monday, May 9 to Thursday, May 12 Degree Shows and Critiques
Friday, May 13 Graduation
Friday, May 20

Final Day to Submit Grades for Non-Graduating Students