Academic Calendar

Listed below are the academic calendars for the Vermont Campus and the Washington, DC Center.

SIT’s academic calendar is created and maintained by the Calendar Committee. Any questions about the calendar should be referred to the Dean’s office, Ken Williams at ken.williams@sit.edu.

Download the 2018-2019 academic calendar
Download the 2019-2020 academic calendar

Summer 2018: June 4-August 24

June 4-15

MA in International Education (Low Residency) on-campus seminar

June 4-22

CONTACT Summer Peacebuilding Workshop

July 4

Independence Day: offices closed

July 22-August 10

MA in TESOL (Low-Residency) on-campus seminar

August 1-15

Online registration for fall semester (Reflective Practice and Low-Residency)

August 13-17

Capstone Seminar

August 24

Summer Semester ends

Fall 2018: August 27 – November 18 (MA Climate Change and Global Sustainability)

August 27

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 1 - Iceland begins

November 18

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 1 – Iceland ends

Fall 2018: August 27 – November 18 (MA Climate Change and Global Sustainability)

August 27

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 1 - Iceland begins

November 18

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 1 – Iceland ends

Fall 2018: September 4-December 14

September 2

Degree conferral for graduate programs

September 3

Labor Day: offices closed

September 4

Fall Semester begins (Low-Residency)

November 15-30

Online registration for spring semester (Reflective Practice and Low-Residency)

November 22-23

Thanksgiving break: offices closed November 22-23

December 10-14

Capstone Seminar

December 14

Fall Semester ends

December 20

Degree conferral for graduate programs

December 17-January 6

Holiday break: no classes

December 24-January 1

SIT Holiday: offices closed

Spring 2019

Spring 2019: January 7-May 10 

January 7

Spring Semester begins

January 7-18

Field courses

January 21

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: offices closed

February 18

President’s Day: offices closed

March 12-15

Spring Break: no classes

May 1-15

Online registration for summer semester (Reflective Practice and Low-Residency)

May 6-10

Capstone Seminar

May 10

Spring Semester ends

May 11

SIT graduation ceremony; Degree conferral for degree programs

May 27

Memorial Day: offices closed

Spring 2019: January 14 – April 7 (MA Climate Change and Global Sustainability)

January 14

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 2: Zanzibar begins

April 7

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 2: Zanzibar ends

Summer 2019

Summer 2019: May 20-August 11 (MA Climate Change and Global Sustainability)

May 20

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 3 begins

August 12

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 3 ends

Summer 2019: May 29-August 23 (Vermont Based Programs)

May 29

Summer Semester begins

June 3-14

MA in International Education (Low-Residency) on-campus seminar

June 3-21

CONTACT Summer Peacebuilding Workshop

July 4

Independence Day: offices closed

July 21-August 10

MA in TESOL (Low-Residency) on-campus seminar

August 1-15

Online registration for fall semester (Reflective Practice and Low-Residency)

August 12-16

Capstone Seminar

August 23

Summer Semester ends

Fall 2019

Fall 2019: September 3-December 13

September 2

Degree conferral for graduate programs

September 2

Labor Day: offices closed

September 3

Fall Semester begins (Low-Residency)

November 15-30

Online registration for spring semester (Reflective Practice and Low-Residency)

November 27-29

Thanksgiving break: offices closed November 28-29

December 9-13

Capstone Seminar

December 13

Fall Semester ends

December 20

Degree Conferral for graduate programs

December 17-January 6

Holiday break: no classes

December 23-January 1

SIT Holiday: offices closed

Spring 2020

Spring 2020: January 6-May 8

January 6

Spring Semester begins

January 6-17

Field courses

January 20

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: offices closed

February 17

President’s Day: offices closed

March 31-April 3

Spring Break: no classes

May 1-15

Online registration for summer semester (Reflective Practice and Low-Residency)

May 4-8

Capstone Seminar

May 8

Spring Semester ends

May 9

SIT graduation ceremony; Degree conferral for degree programs

May 25

Memorial Day: offices closed

Download the 2018-2019 academic calendar
Download the 2019-2020 academic calendar

Summer 2018

Full-time master’s program: April 30-August 10
Hybrid master’s program: April 30-August 18
Certificate program: June 4-August 17

Summer 2018:

April 29 – August 11

April 29

SD-DC Summer Semester begins

May 28

Memorial Day: offices closed

July 4

Independence Day: offices closed

August 6-8

SD-DC Capstone Seminar

August 10

SD-DC Summer Semester ends

August 11

SD-DC Degree Conferral Ceremony

Fall 2018: August 27 – November 18 (MA Climate Change and Global Sustainability)

August 27

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 1 - Iceland begins

November 18

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 1 – Iceland ends

Fall 2018: September 5-December 14

September 3

Labor Day: offices closed

September 5

SD Hybrid Fall Semester begins

November 15-30

Online registration for spring semester

November 22-23

Thanksgiving break: offices closed

December 22

SD Hybrid Fall Semester ends

December 23-January 2

Holiday break: no classes

December 24-January 1

SIT Holiday: offices closed

Spring 2019: January 2-April 20 

January 2

SD Hybrid Spring Semester begins

January 21

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: offices closed

February 18

President’s Day: offices closed

April 20

SD Hybrid Spring Semester ends

Spring 2019: January 14 – April 7 (MA Climate Change and Global Sustainability)

January 14

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 2: Zanzibar begins

April 7

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 2: Zanzibar ends

Summer 2019

Summer 2019: April 24 – August 9 (Washington, DC Campus)

April 29

SD Hybrid Summer Semester begins

May 27

Memorial Day: offices closed

July 4

Independence Day: offices closed

August 3 - 4

SD Hybrid Capstone Seminar

August 9

SD Hybrid Summer Semester ends

August 10

SD Hybrid Degree Conferral Ceremony

Summer 2019: May 20-August 11 (MA Climate Change and Global Sustainability)

May 20

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 3 begins

August 12

MA in Climate Change and Global Sustainability: Semester 3 ends