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Academic Calendar for Western Europe Semester

Western Europe Semester Calendar

Spring 2022 Academic Calendar for all Western Europe programs

Students must arrive no later than 2pm on the first day of the program. Late arrivals are not permitted. Classes meet Monday through Friday, and the student program fee includes weekly excursions throughout the semester.  European courses do not follow the New York academic calendar. For New York-based courses, please refer to the Registrar's calendar

 

January 18 (T)

Student Move-In. Program participants must arrive no later than 2pm for check-in and orientation.

January 19 (W)

New York-based courses begin.

January 19 (W) – 22 (S)

Mandatory on-site orientation, including program excursions around the city.
 

January 24 (M)

Module 1 courses begin

January 25 (T)

Last day to Add/Drop New York-based courses

January 26 (W)

Last day to Add/Drop Module 1 courses

February 8 (T)

Last day to WD - Pass/Fail Module 1 courses.
Last day to DC New York-based courses without transcript notation.
Rome only: Mandatory Cultural Mentoring Program meeting.

February 9 (W)

Rome only: Papal Audience (8:30-12:00). Classes resume regularly at 12:00. Please refer to course syllabi for make-up classes.

February 23 (W)

Module 1 courses end

February 24 (Th) 

Travel to second city. Group flights included in the program fee. Please refer to course syllabi for make-up classes.

February 25 (F)

Mandatory Orientation

February 26 (S) 

Rome only: Mandatory orientation

February 28 (M)

Module 2 courses Begin

March 1 (T)

Western Europe: Pharmacy only - Make-up class for travel day.

March 2 (W)

Last Day to Add/Drop Module 2 courses

March 8 (T)

Western Europe: Pharmacy only - Required program site visit to the Ancient Pharmacy Santa Maria della Scala.

March 15 (T)

Last Day to WD – Pass/Fail Module 2 courses. Rome only: Mandatory Cultural Mentoring Program meeting.

March 16 (W)

Rome only: Papal Audience (8:30-12:00). Classes resume at 12:00. Please refer to your course syllabi for make-up days.

March 30 (W)

Module 2 courses end

March 31 (Th)

Travel to third city. Group flights included in the program fee. Please refer to course syllabi for make-up classes.

April 1 (F)

Mandatory orientation.

April 4 (M)

Module 3 courses Begin

April 6 (W)

Last Day to Add/Drop Module 3 courses

April 9 (S) - 18 (M)

Mid-semester break (no classes). 

April 19 (T)

Courses resume
Last day to WD – Pass/Fail Module 3 courses

April 22 (F)

Make-up courses (Limerick) for March 31 travel day.

April 29 (F)

West Clare group excursion

May 2 (M)

No Class - Early May Bank Holiday

May 6 (F)

Make-up courses for May 2 Bank Holiday

May 11 (W)

New York-based courses end

May 12 (Th)

Module 3 courses end

May 13 (F)

Program Departure. Students must plan to vacate their St. John’s residence by 8am.

 

Students must arrive no later than 2pm on the first day of the program. Late arrivals are not permitted. Classes meet Monday through Friday, and the student program fee includes weekly excursions throughout the semester.

August 23 (T)

Arrival in First City (Housing Unavailable Before Today)

August 24 (W) - 26 (F)

Mandatory Orientation

August 29 (M)

Module 1 Classes Begin

September 1 (Th)

Last Day to Add/Drop Module 1

September 28 (W)

Class - Module 1 Ends

September 29 (Th)

Travel to 2nd City (No Classes)

September 30 (F)

Mandatory Orientation

October 1 (S)

Mandatory Orientation (Rome Only)

October 3 (M)

Module 2 Classes Begin

October 6 (Th)

Last Day to Add/Drop Module 2

October 15 (S) - October 23 (Su)

Mid-Semester Break (No Classes)

October 24 (M)

Classes Resume

October 31 (M)

No Class - Bank Holiday (Limerick Only)

November 1 (T)

No Class - All Saints' Day (Paris and Rome Only)

November 9 (W)

Classes - Module 2 Ends

November 10 (Th)

Travel to 3rd City (No Classes)

November 11 (F)

Mandatory Orientation

November 12 (S)

Mandatory Orientation (Rome Only)

November 14 (M)

Module 3 Classes Begin

November 17 (Th)

Last Day to Add/Drop Module 3

November 24 (Th) - 25 (F)

No Class - Thanksgiving

December 8 (Th)

No Class - Immaculate Conception (Rome and Limerick)

December 15 (Th)

Class - Module 3 Ends

December 16 (F)

End of Program (Must Vacate Residence by 8 a.m.)