January

Date Activity
5 Low-residency MFA Writing for Film & Television students arrive
6 to 10 Low-residency MFA Program classes in session
11 Low-residency MFA students check-out / Depart Los Angeles
19 Spring undergraduate student arrival in Los Angeles/Check-in and Housing Orientation Begins
20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (offices closed)
21 to 22 MANDATORY ORIENTATION PROGRAMMING FOR ALL STUDENTS
23 Spring undergraduate academic classes meet

February

Date Activity
17 President’s Day (classes in session, admin offices closed)

March

There is no Spring Break at Emerson LA.

April

Date Activity 
20 Patriot's Day (classes in session)
29 Classes end
30 Check-out by Noon / Depart Los Angeles

May

Date Activity 
4 Grades due
10 Commencement in Boston