Graduate Institute, Santa Fe

2012 - 2013 Calendar


Spring 2013 FAQ

What segments will be offered in Liberal Arts?

When are classes held?

The Liberal Arts Schedule

Seminars/Preceptorials: Mon. & Thurs. 
7:30 p.m. – 9:30 pm Precept begins after 8 weeks

Tutorials: Mon. & Thurs.
5 p.m. – 6:15 pm

The Eastern Classics Schedule:

Seminars: Mon. & Thurs.
7:30 p.m. – 9:30 pm

Preceptorials: Tues & Thurs.
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 pm

Language Tutorial: Mon. & Wed.
4:30 p.m.  – 6:00 pm

What are some important dates during the spring?

January 11


January 14

REGISTRATION: Graduate Institute, New and Continuing  students (9am-4pm, Levan Hall). 
5:00 pm:  Meno seminar for new Graduate Institute students

Graduate Institute Classes Begin
CONVOCATION for all new students begins at 6:15 pm in the Great Hall, Peterson Student Ctr

February 11

GI Conferences begin for new GI Liberal Arts Students

Wednesday, February 13

DEADLINE:  GI Liberal Arts and Eastern Classics student advance deposits due  for 
Summer 2013 term

Monday, February 25

GI Liberal Arts seminar oral examinations begin

March 9

SPRING BREAK – no classes; all classes resume Monday, March 25

March 25

GILA begin preceptorials

March 26

EC students begin fourth preceptorial

April 4

GI EC seminar essays due

May 14

Dinner for GI students completing the program spring semester, by invitation (6:30 pm).

May 16

May 18

Graduate Institute session ends after seminar. 
All Library Materials Due by 10pm




Summer 2013 FAQ

What segments will be offered in Liberal Arts?

When are classes held?

Liberal Arts Schedule

Seminars: Monday & Thursday
7 - 9 pm

Tutorials: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
10:30 am - 12 pm

Preceptorials: Tuesday and Thursday
1:30 - 3;30 pm

Eastern Classics Schedule

Seminars: Monday and Thursday
7 - 9 pm

Preceptorials: Tuesday and Thursday
3:30 - 5:30 pm


What are some important dates during the summer?

Saturday, June 8

Dormitories open for GI students (12 pm) 
Food service begins with dinner
Graduate Institute Convocation  (3 pm)
New GI students’ introductory seminar on Plato’s Meno (6:30 pm)

Monday, June  10

REGISTRATION: All Graduate Institute summer students (9am-4pm, Levan Hall)

New Student Orientation:  campus tour, Q&A and pizza dinner (4 pm, Darkey Common Room, Levan Hall)

Graduate Institute classes begin and meet as scheduled

Friday, June 28

DEADLINE:  GI students’ deposits due for Fall 2013 term

Tuesday, July 4

Monday, July 8

Monday, July 15

Classes meet as usual

GI LA conferences begin

GI EC and GI LA seminar oral examinations begin

Friday, July 26

Tuesday, July 30

Satisfactory grades’ check for GI degree candidates

Dinner for graduating GI students, by invitation (6:30 pm)

Thursday, August 1

Graduate Institute session ends after seminar

Friday, August 2   


Saturday, August 3

Graduate Institute Commencement (10 am)
All Library Materials Due by 5 pm

Food service ends with breakfast  
Graduate Institute dorms close (12 noon)



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