Calendar


2017

This calendar contains major, but not all, deadlines and events.

JANUARY

January 5, 2017
Third-Party Comment Opens
(institutions scheduled for comprehensive review
at the spring Commission meetings)

January 29 – 31, 2017
Winter Executive Committee Meetings
(Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile – Chicago, Illinois)

January 31, 2017
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: HEADS Annual Report 2016-2017
for Degree-Granting and Non-Degree-Granting Music Units/Institutions

FEBRUARY

February 1, 2017
Winter Executive Committee Meetings
(Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile – Chicago, Illinois)

February 9, 2017
Third-Party Comment Closes
(institutions scheduled for comprehensive review
at the spring Commission meetings)

MARCH

No major events.

MAY

May 1, 2017
SUBMISSION DEADLINE:
-Optional Responses
-Responses, Progress Reports
-New Curricula
-Substantive Change
(for consideration at the spring Commission meetings)

APRIL

No major events.

JUNE

June 1 – 5, 2017
NASM Spring Commission Meeting
(Hyatt Regency Hotel – Reston, Virginia)

June 12, 2017
Third-Party Comment Opens
(institutions scheduled for comprehensive review
at the fall Commission meetings)

JULY

July 1, 2017
SUBMISSION DEADLINE:
Accreditation Audit 2017-2018
Affirmation Statement 2017-2018

July 17, 2017
Third-Party Comment Closes
(institutions scheduled for comprehensive review
at the fall Commission meetings)

AUGUST

No major events.

SEPTEMBER

September 1, 2017
NASM Invoices Mailed for 2017-2018
(Payment due upon receipt; invoices may be paid online.)
Accredited Institutional Membership Dues
Individual Membership Dues
Library Subscription Fees

OCTOBER

October 1, 2017
SUBMISSION DEADLINE:
Responses, Progress Reports
New Curricula
Substantive Change
(for consideration at the fall Commission meetings)

October 15, 2017
SUBMISSION DEADLINE:
Optional Responses
Supplemental Annual Report 2016-2017

NOVEMBER

November 1, 2017
HEADS Annual Report 2017-2018 Launch Date
for Degree- Granting and Non-Degree-Granting Music Units/Institutions

November 12 – 17, 2017
NASM Commission on Accreditation Meetings
(Westin Kierland Resort – Scottsdale, Arizona)

November 15 – 17, 2017
NASM Commission on Community College Accreditation Meetings
(Westin Kierland Resort – Scottsdale, Arizona)

November 17, 18, and 21, 2017
NASM Board of Directors Meetings
(Westin Kierland Resort – Scottsdale, Arizona)

November 17 and 19, 2017
NASM Executive Committee Meetings
(Westin Kierland Resort – Scottsdale, Arizona)

November 17 – 21, 2017
NASM Annual Meeting
(Westin Kierland Resort – Scottsdale, Arizona)

November 19, 2017
NASM Regional Meetings
(Westin Kierland Resort – Scottsdale, Arizona)

November 22 – 24, 2017
Holiday Closing of the NASM National Office

DECEMBER

December 22, 2017 – January 2, 2018
Holiday Closings of the NASM National Office

December 31, 2017
SUBMISSION DEADLINE:
Ideas for the 2018 Annual Meeting and Beyond