Summer Institute : Important Dates

Note: Information below is for the 2014 program. Information for the 2015 program coming soon.

Important Dates Summer 2014
Saturday, April 5 Pre-College Summer Institute Open House
Tuesday, April 15 Application Priority Deadline
Tuesday, April 15 Scholarship Application Deadline
Rolling Basis Admission Acceptance Notification (within 2 weeks of application)
Thursday, May 15 Scholarship Notification
Friday, June 20 Balance + Payment Deadline: All balances and final payments must be received by June 20, 2014. Health forms and additional forms are also due at this time. Students who have a balance after June 20, 2014, will incur a $60 late fee. All students who submit their application after June 2 should send payment in full at the time of application.
Other Important Dates
Sunday, July 6 12 – 4 pm Residential Student Move-In*
5 pm Residential Parent Orientation
6 pm Residential Student Orientation
Monday, July 7 8:30 am Commuter Student Orientation
9 am General Orientation
10 am Classes Begin
Saturday, July 19 Music Final Performances
By 5 pm all two-week residents move out*
Saturday, July 26 Dance Final Performances
By 5 pm all three-week residents move out*
Saturday, August 2 Art, Media + Design, Creative Writing and Theater Final
Exhibitions, Screenings, Readings, Performances + Reception**
By 5 pm all four-week residents move out*

* We request that all students attempt to move-in and move-out of the residence halls during specified hours. However, the University of the Arts will try to accommodate special needs for alternate times made by appointment only. Please contact the Pre-College Office as early as possible to request an alternate time at 215.717.6430 or

** Invitations to concluding programs and schedules are mailed to the parents/guardians of students after the start of the program. Expect events to take place throughout the last day of the program and culminate by 5 pm. Families of residential students should account time for students to pack up their apartments, check-out with their CA and pack a car when making plans for travel home. We recommend flights after 7 pm on the final day of the program.