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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.

Fall Semester 2017 (late September-mid-December)

Application Deadline: May 1
Admission Decision date: May 7
Tuition Deposit Deadline: May 25
Housing Check-In: Late September
Orientation: Late September
1st Day of Class: Late September
Last day of classes: Mid-December
Housing Check-Out by 9 a.m.: Mid-December

Winter Session 2018 (Approximate dates: January 2-20)

Enrollment Deadline: Oct. 1
Admission Decision date: Oct 15
Tuition Deposit Deadline: Oct. 22
Housing Check-In: January 2, 2018
Orientation: January 2-3
1st Day of Class: January 4
Last Class/Exam/Critique: January 19
Housing Check-Out by 9 a.m.: January 20:

Spring Semester 2018 (Approximate dates: mid-February-early May)

Enrollment Deadline: Oct. 1
Admission Decision date: Oct 15
Tuition Deposit Deadline: Nov. 1
Housing Check-In: February 17, 2018
Orientation: mid-February
1st Day of Class: mid-February
Last day of classes: May 11, 2018
Housing Check-Out by 9 a.m.: May 12, 2018

Summer Sessions 2018

1st Summer Session (Approximate dates: June 2-30)

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

2nd Summer Session: (Approximate dates: July 3- 29)

Application Deadline: Apr. 15
Admission Decision date: Apr. 22
Tuition Deposit Deadline: Apr. 30
Housing Check-In: early July
Orientation: early July
1st Day of Class: early July
Last Class/Exam/Critique: end of July
Housing Check-Out by 9 a.m.: end of July

Fall Semester 2018 (late September-mid-December)

Application Deadline: May 1
Admission Decision date: May 7
Tuition Deposit Deadline: May 25
Housing Check-In: Late September
Orientation: Late September
1st Day of Class: Late September
Last day of classes: Mid-December
Housing Check-Out by 9 a.m.: Mid-December

Winter Session 2019 (Approximate dates: January 2-20)

Enrollment Deadline: Oct. 1
Admission Decision date: Oct 15
Tuition Deposit Deadline: Oct. 22
Housing Check-In: January 2, 2018
Orientation: January 2-3
1st Day of Class: January 4
Last Class/Exam/Critique: January 19
Housing Check-Out by 9 a.m.: January 20:

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