Calendar: 2018 – 2019
Fall semester: September – December
Spring semester: January – May
Summer semester: June – August
Tuesday, September 11th – Orientation. All New Students. (10:00am-2:00pm)
Wednesday, September 12th – First Day of Classes
Monday, October 8th -- No Classes in Observance of Christopher Columbus
Tuesday, October 9th – "Sewn for the Holidays" Designer Extravaganza Begins!
Saturday, October 20th – Fall Open House (10:00am – Noon)
Sunday, November 11th – Observe U.S. Veteran’s Day
Wednesday, November 21st – Sunday, November 25th – No Classes - Thanksgiving Break
Tuesday, December 11th – "Sewn for the Holidays" Party - SFD Community Invited (6:00pm)
Tuesday, December 11th through Friday, December 14th – Final Crit Week
Wednesday, December 19th - Fall Semester Ends
Thursday, December 20th – Sunday, January 6th – Winter Break
Tuesday, January 8th – Orientation for all new students.
Wednesday, January 9th - Spring Semester Begins
Monday, January 14th – No Classes in Observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Friday, January 25th – Student Experience Fabric Shopping/Museum Trip to NYC
(snow date Friday, February 1st)
Monday, February 18th - No Classes in Observance of US Presidents
Sunday, March 3rd – Sunday, March 10th – No Classes -- Spring Break
Saturday, March 23rd – Spring Open House (10:00am – Noon)
Monday, April 15h – SFD Closed in Observance of Massachusetts Patriots
Tuesday, April 16th – Friday, April 19th – Final Crit Week
Friday, April 26th - Spring Semester Ends
Wednesday, May 1st - Collection Judging at 6:00pm
Monday, May 6th through Wednesday, May 8th – Fashion Show Production Days
Thursday, May 9th – Student Benefit Fashion Show at SFD (Times 5:00pm and 7:00pm)
Friday, May 10th – Commencement Ceremony and Reception at SFD (Time 10:00am)
All dates are subject to change.