IDSVA Calendar | The World-Class Low-Residency PhD in Visual Arts

See the program calendar for 1st year, 2nd year and 3rd year students. Fall and Spring calendars included.

Calendar

+ Summer 2019

1st Year Students

May 28: Arrive in Rome
May 31: Travel to Spannocchia
June 16: Travel to Venice
June 21: Depart Venice

2nd Year Students

May 13-June 1: Reading Period
June 9: Arrive in Berlin
June 16: Travel to Venice
June 21: Travel to Athens
June 26: Depart Athens

3rd Year Students

July 14: Arrive at Colby College
July 21: Depart Colby College

4th Year Students

May 22: Arrive in Madrid
May 24: Travel to Barcelona
May 29: Depart Barcelona
July 8-31: Oral Exams

+ Fall 2019

1st Year Students

Fall Semester
Sept 03: Online Courses Begin
Oct 21-27: Fall Break
Nov 28-29: Thanksgiving Holiday
Dec 07: Online Courses End

2nd Year Students

Fall Semester
Sept 16: Online Courses Begin
Oct 21-27: Fall Break
Nov 28-29: Thanksgiving Holiday
Dec 07: Online Courses End

3rd Year Students

Fall Semester
Sept 16: Online Courses Begin
Oct 21-27: Fall Break
Nov 28-29: Thanksgiving Holiday
Dec 07: Online Courses End

4th & 5th Year Students

Fall Semester
Sep 16 - Dec 07: Dissertation Preparation
(Nov 28-29: Thanksgiving Holiday)

+ Spring 2020

1st Year Students

Winter Residency
Jan 05: Arrive in Mexico City
Jan 06: Winter Residency Begins
Jan 11: Winter Residency Ends
Jan 12: Depart Mexico City

Spring Semester
Jan 27: Online Courses Begin
Mar 02: Spring Break Begins
Mar 08: Spring Breaks Ends
Apr 18: Online Courses End

2nd Year Students

Winter Residency
Jan 05: Arrive in Mexico City
Jan 06: Winter Residency Begins
Jan 11: Winter Residency Ends
Jan 12: Depart Mexico City

Spring Semester
Jan 27: Online Courses Begin
Mar 02: Spring Break Begins
Mar 08: Spring Breaks Ends
Apr 18: Online Courses End

3rd Year Students

Spring Semester
Jan 27: Online Courses Begin
Mar 02: Spring Break Begins
Mar 08: Spring Breaks Ends
Apr 18: Online Courses End

4th & 5th Year Students

Spring Semester
Jan 27 - Apr 18: Dissertation Preparation
 

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