Calendar

Plan your year: Class dates, registration timelines and holidays for current and upcoming terms.

Effective Fall 2024, registration closes two business days prior to class start date.

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Summer 2024

Online Courses (Adults 18+ and Teens 13–17)

April 2
Summer registration opens

April 23
Summer scholarship application deadline

June 17–July 28
Adult courses 18+
Registration deadline: June 12, 11:59 pm ET

June 19
Holiday: Juneteenth (office closed)

July 4
Holiday: Independence Day (office closed)

July 7–Aug 11
Teen courses 13–17
Registration deadline: July 3, 11:59 pm ET

Summer 2024

Youth Full-Day Camps and Teen In-Person Courses

April 2
Summer registration opens

April 23
Summer scholarship application deadline

June 19
Holiday: Juneteenth (office closed)

July 4
Holiday: Independence Day (office closed)

July 8–12
Week 1
Registration deadline: July 3, 11:59 pm ET

July 15–19
Week 2
Registration deadline: July 10, 11:59 pm ET

July 22–26
Week 3
Registration deadline: July 17, 11:59 pm ET

July 29–Aug 2
Week 4
Registration deadline: July 24, 11:59 pm ET

Aug 5–9
Week 5
Registration deadline: July 31, 11:59 pm ET

Fall 2024

July 30
Fall registration opens

Aug 16
Fall scholarship application deadline

Sept 2
Holiday: Labor Day (office closed)

Sept 9–Oct 20
Session 1, adult courses 18+
Registration deadline: Sept 5, 11:59 pm ET

Oct 12–Nov 16
Teen courses 13–17
Registration deadline: Oct 10, 11:59 pm ET

Oct 14
Holiday: Indigenous Peoples’ Day (office closed)

Oct 28–Dec 8
Session 2, adult courses 18+
Registration deadline: Oct 24, 11:59 pm ET

Nov 28–29
Holiday: Thanksgiving (office closed)

Winter 2025

Nov 19, 2024
Winter registration opens, adult courses 18+
Winter & spring registration opens, teens 13–17

Dec 10
Winter scholarship application deadline

Dec 23–Jan 1
Winter break (office closed)

Jan 13–Feb 23
Adult courses 18+
Registration deadline: Jan 9, 11:59 pm ET

Jan 18–Feb 22
Teen courses 13–17
Registration deadline: Jan 16, 11:59 pm ET

Jan 20
Holiday: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (office closed)

Spring 2025

Nov 19, 2024
Spring registration opens, teens 13–17

Jan 21
Spring registration opens, adult courses 18+

Feb 11
Spring scholarship application deadline

March 3–April 13
Session 1, adult courses 18+
Registration deadline: Feb 27, 11:59 pm ET

April 19–May 24
Teen courses 13–17
Registration deadline: April 17, 11:59 pm ET

April 21–June 2
Session 2, adult courses 18+
Registration deadline: April 17, 11:59 pm ET

May 26
Holiday: Memorial Day (office closed)