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School Events and Deadlines

In addition to the hundreds of performances we host every year, SFCM offers many academic and student life events such as resume workshops, yoga classes, off-campus field trips, and English conversation lunches for international students. See the academic calendar below for the most up-to-date information on school events and special classes taking place at SFCM. (Be sure to see the performance calendar for performance-specific events.)

2021-22 Academic Calendar

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2021 - 22 Featured Events

  • Aug 21 | Move-in Day for New Students
  • Aug 22 - Aug 28 | New Student Orientation; Auditions and Placement Exams
  • Aug 28 | Registration for New Students
  • Aug 30 | Fall Main Classes and Module 1 classes begin
  • Sep 6 | Labor Day Holiday
  • Oct 16 - 17 | Concert Free Weekend
  • Oct 18 | Final Day of Module 1 Classes
  • Oct 19 | Module 2 Classes Begin
  • Nov 22 - 26 | Fall Break (Thanksgiving)
  • Dec 13 | Fall Main and Module 2 Final Day of Classes
  • Dec 14 - 17 | Fall Juries Evaluations and Exams
  • Dec 18 | Winter Break Begins
  • Jan 10 | Winter Term Begins
  • Jan 20 | Spring Orientation and Placement Exams for New Students
  • Jan 23 | Winter Term Ends
  • Jan 24 | Spring Main Session and Module 3 Classes Begins
  • Mar 11 | Module 3 Final Day of Classes
  • Mar 14 - 18 | Spring Break
  • Mar 21 | Module 4 Classes Begin
  • May 6 | Spring Main and Module 4 Final Day Classes
  • May 9 - 18 | Spring Juries, Evaluations, and Exams
  • May 21 | Commencement