June 1

July 1

Late July–early August

  • Be on the lookout for summer emails | Remember to check your email on a regular basis this summer. Email is our primary form of communication and it is how we will communicate with you to share your fall term course schedule—including information on required course materials and supplies, and your housing and roommate(s) assignment. 

August 1

August 27

  • New and transfer students arrive on August 27 and move into houses between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm.
  • Orientation for first-years and transfer students begins on August 27 at 1:00 pm and continues until classes begin on August 31 at 1:40 pm.
  • There will be an informal family program from 1:00-5:00 pm. 
  • Please note: Bennington College is working with the Vermont State Health Department to determine best practices for arrival and orientation. This is our current plan and is subject to change if we receive mandatory guidance from Vermont State. 

August 31

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