TERM DATES

The Chicago Industrial Arts & Design Center offers classes, workshops, and studio access year-round on the quarter system.

There is a 1-week Class Make-Up Week at the end of each Class term for CIADC cancelled class sessions due to instructor illness/schedule, bad weather, etc. Please note: the Class Make-Up Week is not for individual student make-ups, only used when necessary for the entire class.

Please see the Class and Studio Access schedule here.

2019 Summer Term:
STUC Date: June 22
Class Term:  June 24 - September 1 (10-Weeks)
Class Make-Up Week: September 2 - September 8
Open Studio Access Dates: June 24 - September 15

2019 Summer Teen Camps:
Week A: July 8 - July 12 (Mon-Fri, 9am-12pm -or- 12:30pm-3:30pm)
Week B: July 15 - July 19 (Mon-Fri, 9am-12pm -or- 12:30pm-3:30pm)
Week C: July 22 - July 26 (Mon-Fri, 9am-12pm -or- 12:30pm-3:30pm)
Week D: July 29 - August 2 (Mon-Fri, 9am-12pm -or- 12:30pm-3:30pm)
Week E: August 5 - August 9 (Mon-Fri, 9am-12pm -or- 12:30pm-3:30pm)
Week F: August 12 - August 16 (Mon-Fri, 9am-12pm -or- 12:30pm-3:30pm)

2019 Fall Term:
STUC Date: September 14
Class Term:  September 16 - November 24 (10-Weeks)
Class Make-Up Week: November 25 - December 1
Open Studio Access Dates: September 16 - January 5, 2020

2019 Holiday Immersion Weeks:
Week A: December 9 - December 13 (Mon-Fri, 9am-12pm -or- 1pm-4pm)
Week B: December 16 - December 20 (Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm)

2020 Winter Term:
STUC Date: January 4, 2020
Class Term: January 6 - March 15 (10-Weeks)
Class Make-Up Week: March 16 - March 22
Open Studio Access Dates: January 6 - March 29

2020 Spring Term:
STUC Date: March 28
Class Term: March 30 - June 7 (10-Weeks)
Class Make-Up Week: June 8 - June 14
Open Studio Access Dates: March 30 - June 21

2020 Spring/Summer Immersion Week:
June 15 - June 19 (Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm)

Observed Holidays (CIADC Building Closed)
New Year’s Day (January 1)
Memorial Day (last Monday in May)
Independence Day (July 4)
Labor Day (first Monday in September)
Thanksgiving / Black Friday (fourth Thursday / Friday in November)
Christmas Eve / Christmas (December 24 / 25)
New Year’s Eve (December 31)

Any Holiday falling on Saturday is observed the previous Friday
Any Holiday falling on Sunday is observed the following Monday