At Sessions College, we’re dedicated to helping students succeed and celebrating student success. That’s why our Student Services and Education teams maintain a range of programs and services to support online learners.
On this page, you can meet our Student Services team. Discover our Student Gallery, Outstanding Graduates, and Honor Roll. Find out about our Student Ambassadors and catch up on our blogs: Campus News and Notes on Design.
At Sessions College, you can count on a team of Student Advisors focused on your learning goals. Our Student Advisors are educators who understand the learning process and workflow for design students.
We check in often with students and we want to hear from you as well. Student Advisors can be contacted with any questions regarding program orientation, academic advisement, course access, academic grading, or transcripts.
You can contact Student Services Monday to Friday at 11am-9pm Eastern Time.
- By phone at 800-258-4115 (from the US) or 480-212-1704, option 2
- By email at ￼firstname.lastname@example.org
- By the message system in our online learning environment
Our Student Services team provides state of the art support to encourage student success. We continuously monitor student progress and participation to help students succeed. Our focus is ensuring that you stay on track and achieve your goals.
Below are current or upcoming terms for degree and undergraduate certificate programs.
|WINTER 2020: JANUARY 6 - APRIL 20|
|Tuesday, October 15, 2019||Early application deadline|
|Friday, November 15, 2019||Application deadline|
|Monday, Dec 30, 2019||New student orientation begins|
|Friday, January 3, 2020||End of regular registration for Winter term|
|Monday, January 6, 2020||Classes begin|
|Friday, January 10, 2020||Last day of late registration and drop/add period|
|Monday, February 10, 2020||Classes begin for Early Start program|
|Friday, March 28, 2020||Course withdrawal deadline|
|Friday, April 17, 2020||Classes end|
|SUMMER 2020: APRIL 27 - AUGUST 9|
|Saturday, February 15, 2020||Early application deadline|
|Sunday, March 15, 2020||Application deadline|
|Monday, April 20, 2020||New student orientation begins|
|Friday, April 24, 2020||End of regular registration for Summer term|
|Monday, April 27, 2020||Classes begin|
|Friday, May 1, 2020||Last day of late registration and drop/add period|
|Monday, June 1, 2020||Classes begin for Early Start program|
|Friday, July 17, 2020||Course withdrawal deadline|
|Friday, August 7, 2020||Classes end|
|FALL 2020: AUGUST 24 - DECEMBER 6|
|Tuesday, June 15, 2020||Early application deadline|
|Wednesday, July 15, 2020||Application deadline|
|Monday, August 17, 2020||New student orientation begins|
|Friday, August 21, 2020||End of regular registration for Fall term|
|Monday, August 24, 2020||Classes begin|
|Friday, August 28, 2020||Last day of late registration and drop/add period|
|Monday, September 28, 2020||Classes begin for Early Start program|
|Friday, November 13, 2020||Course withdrawal deadline|
|Friday, December 4, 2020||Classes end|
General Hours and Holidays
Instructors generally work during standard business hours and are expected to respond to student emails within 1-2 business days with personalized, detailed critique and guidance. Instructors are not required to work on weekends.
Sessions College administrative offices are closed on the following days for 2020:
|New Year's Day||Wednesday January 1|
|Easter||Sunday April 12, observed Monday April 11|
|Memorial Day||Monday May 25|
|Independence Day||Saturday July 4, observed on Friday July 3|
|Labor Day||Monday September 7|
|Thanksgiving||Thursday November 26|
|Day after Thanksgiving||Friday November 27|
|Christmas||Friday December 25|
|New Year's Day 2021||Friday January 1, 2021|
Visit our student blogs: Campus News and Notes on Design.
Earning top marks is a remarkable feat. Each semester, we celebrate students who earn the highest GPAs with our Honor Roll and our President’s List.
Our annual Outstanding Graduate Award honors the achievement of students who go above and beyond. Nominated by Faculty and staff for creative work, academic record, and overall contribution to the school.
Looking for guidance? The Sessions College catalog contains a complete list of courses and programs and school policies. The catalog is provided to all new students and enrolled students are responsible for reading and understanding the policies that govern their program of study.
Working on completing your visual arts program at Sessions College? Career resources can help you find your niche in the industry and bridge the gap between finishing your program at Sessions and finding a job. Visit our Career Center for job descriptions, salary information, interview tips, and more. The Career Center should be your first stop for job search information as you work to build a career.