Academic Calendar

SIT’s academic calendar is created and maintained by the Calendar Committee. Any questions about the calendar should be referred to Kim Lier at kim.lier@sit.edu.

*All programs are subject to change. Although SIT will attempt to maintain its program schedule as listed here, we reserve the right to cancel, modify, relocate, terminate or alter a program in any way, at any time, and for any reason, with or without notice.

 

Summer 2020

June 1-August 28

June 1

Summer Semester begins

May 31

Synchronous Virtual Orientation for all low-residency programs

July 3

*Independence Day observed: offices closed

July 6-July 31

Certificate in Crisis Management online course

Certificate in Peace and Conflict Studies online course

Certificate in International Organizations and Multilateral Diplomacy online course

July 15-August 12

Certificate in Sustainable Food Systems online course

Certificate in Policy Advocacy online course

July 18-August 9

MATESOL Virtual Intensive

August 1-15

Online registration for fall semester

August 10-14

Capstone Seminar

August 14

Commencement

August 15

Degree Conferral for All Programs

August 28

Summer Semester ends

Fall 2020

August 31-December 11*

August 31

Fall Semester Begins

August 30-November

MA Global Masters in Humanitarian Assistance and Crisis Management Jordan Residency

August 24-November 15

MA Global Master’s in Climate Change and Global Sustainability Iceland Residency

August 24-December 6

MA Global Master’s in Development Practice Ecuador Residency

August 29-December 11

MA Global Master’s in Global Health Kenya Residency

September 2

Degree conferral – Vermont-based programs

September 2-16

MA Global Master’s in Diplomacy and International Affairs- U.S. Residency

September 7

*Labor Day: offices closed

September 8-December 11

MA Global Master’s in International Education Chile Residency

September 21- December 11

MA Global Master’s in Diplomacy and International Affairs Geneva/Europe Residency

October 12-November 6

Graduate Certificates Online Courses:

Sustainable Food Systems

Crisis Management

Peace and Conflict Studies

International Organizations and Multilateral Diplomacy

Policy Advocacy in Global Health: Response to COVID-19

November 16-30

Online registration for spring semester

November 26-27

*Thanksgiving Break: Offices Closed

November 14-24

MA Global Master’s in Humanitarian Assistance & Crisis Management Geneva Residency

December 11

Fall Semester Ends

December 20

Degree conferral–Vermont-based programs

December 14-January 3

Holiday break: no classes

December 24-January 1

*SIT holiday: offices closed

Spring 2021

January 4-May 7

January 4

Spring Semester begins

December 28-January 16

Certificate in Sustainable Food Systems: Ecuador Residency

Certificate in International Organizations and Multilateral Diplomacy: South Africa Residency

Certificate in Crisis Management: Jordan Residency

January 4-24

Certificate in Policy Advocacy: Spain Residency

January 4-29

MA Global Master’s in Diplomacy and International Affairs Online Session

January 4

MA Global Master’s in Development Practice: Uganda Residency

January 6-April 20

MA Global Masters in Humanitarian Assistance and Crisis Management: Uganda Residency

January 8-27

Certificate in Peace and Conflict Studies: Serbia Residency

January 15-April 30

MA Global Masters in Global Health: India Residency

January 18

*Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: offices closed

January 19-April 30

MA Global Master’s in International Education: Vietnam Residency

February 8-April 30

MA Global Master’s in Diplomacy and International Relations: South Africa and Southern Africa Residency

February 15

*President’s Day: offices closed

April 30-May 15

Online registration for summer semester

May 3-May 7

Capstone Seminar

May 7

Spring Semester ends

May 8

Degree conferral – Vermont-based programs

May 31

*Memorial Day: offices closed