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SEMESTER DATES & VACATION BREAKS

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Semester Dates & Vacation Breaks

Completion dates may vary depending on the production and post-production schedule of
students' final film projects and performances
All sessions will have a holiday recess.
To find out the semester start and completion dates and your programs holiday breaks
please select your program start date below (the date your program began).


Your Program Start Date: Program:

SPRING 2020 Orientation Dates

Los Angeles Campus
Registration: January 27 (Contact your Admissions Representative for your Registration appointment time)
Orientation: January 28 - 31 (Students must be available all day for Orientation activities that will occur throughout the week)

2020 National Holidays

Classes will not be held on these dates

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day:  
Monday, January 20, 2020
Spring Break:  
Monday, March 23, 2020 - Sunday, March 29, 2020*
Some programs may be excluded from Spring Break, please check with the department heads.
All other programs will have a spring Break
Good Friday:  
Friday, April 10, 2020*
Memorial Day:  
Monday, May 25, 2020
Fourth of July - Observed:  
Friday, July 3, 2020
Labor Day:  
Monday, September 7, 2020
Rosh Hashanah:  
Starts 5:00 p.m. Fri. Sept. 18, all day Sat. Sept. 19, 2020
Yom Kippur:  
Starts 5:00 p.m. Sun. Sept. 27, all day Mon. Sept. 28, 2020
Election Day:  
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - No classes before noon
Veterans Day:  
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Thanksgiving:  
Thursday, November 26, 2020
Friday, November 27, 2020
Holiday Break:  
December 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021*
Christmas Day:  
Friday, December 25, 2020
New Year’s Day:  
Friday, January 1, 2021

* Dates that only have an asterisk are days were some program may have classes but others may not.
* Dates that are in bold and have an asterisk are days where school may be open administratively but there are no classes.

2021 National Holidays

Classes will not be held on these dates

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day:  
Monday, January 18, 2021
Good Friday:  
Friday, April 2, 2021*
Memorial Day:  
Monday, May 31, 2021
Juneteenth:  
Saturday, June 19, 2021
Fourth of July - Observed:  
Monday, July 5, 2021
Labor Day:  
Saturday, September 6, 2021
Rosh Hashanah:  
Starts 5:00 p.m. Sat. Sept. 6, all day Sun. Sept. 7, 2021
Yom Kippur:  
Starts 5:00 p.m. Tue. Sept. 15, all day Wed. Sept. 16, 2021
Veterans Day:  
Thursday, November 11, 2021
Thanksgiving:  
Thursday, November 25, 2021
Friday, November 26, 2021
Christmas Day:  
Friday, December 25, 2021
New Year’s Day:  
Friday, January 1, 2022
Holiday Break:  
December 15, 2021 - January 9, 2022*

* Dates that only have an asterisk are days were some program may have classes but others may not.
* Dates that are in bold and have an asterisk are days where school may be open administratively but there are no classes.
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