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PICA Program Dates

Here are the latest program dates with all our application and payment deadlines as well as all relevant dates concerning student’s time on the program in Paris.

Summer Session 2018 (Approximate dates: June 1-23)

Application Deadline: Apr. 1
Admission Decision date: Apr 8
Tuition Deposit Deadline: Apr. 15
Housing Check-In: early June
Orientation: early June
1st Day of Class: early June
Last Class/Exam/Critique: end of June
Housing Check-Out by 9 a.m.: end of June

Fall Semester 2018 (late September-mid-December)

Application Deadline: April 15
Admission Decision date: April 22
Tuition Deposit Deadline: May 15
Housing Check-In: Friday, September 21
Orientation: September 21-23
1st Day of Class: Monday, September 24
Last day of classes: December 14
Housing Check-Out: morning of Saturday, December 15

Winter Session 2019 (Approximate dates: December 29-January 16)

Enrollment Deadline: Oct. 1
Admission Decision date: Oct 15
Tuition Deposit Deadline: Oct. 22
Housing Check-In: December 28, 2018
Orientation: December 29-31
1st Day of Class: January 2
Last Class/Exam/Critique: January 15
Housing Check-Out: morning of January 16:

Spring Semester 2019 (Approximate dates: mid-February-early May)

Enrollment Deadline: Oct. 1
Admission Decision date: Oct 15
Tuition Deposit Deadline: Nov. 1
Housing Check-In: mid-February
Orientation: mid-February
1st Day of Class: mid-February
Last day of classes: early-May
Housing Check-Out by 9 a.m.: early-May

Summer Session 2019 (Approximate dates: June 1-23)

Application Deadline: April 1
Admission Decision date: April 8
Tuition Deposit Deadline: Apr. 15
Housing Check-In: early June
Orientation: early June
1st Day of Class: early June
Last Class/Exam/Critique: end of June
Housing Check-Out by 9 a.m.: end of June

Fall Semester 2019 (late September-mid-December)

Application Deadline: April 15
Admission Decision date: April 22
Tuition Deposit Deadline: May 15
Housing Check-In: Friday, September 21
Orientation: September 21-23
1st Day of Class: Monday, September 24
Last day of classes: December 14
Housing Check-Out: morning of Saturday, December 15

Winter Session 2020 (Approximate dates: December 29-January 16)

Enrollment Deadline: Oct. 1
Admission Decision date: Oct 15
Tuition Deposit Deadline: Oct. 22
Housing Check-In: December 28, 2018
Orientation: December 29-31
1st Day of Class: January 2
Last Class/Exam/Critique: January 15
Housing Check-Out: morning of January 16: