Academic Calendars for Discover Italy Programs

Discover Italy Calendar

Fall 2021 Academic Calendar for all Discover Italy Programs

Students must arrive no later than 2pm on the first day of the program. Late arrivals are not permitted. Classes meet Monday through Thursday, and the student program fee includes weekly excursions and day trips. Mandatory meetings will be held on Tuesday afternoons.

August 24 (T)Student Move-In. Program participants must arrive no later than 2pm for check-in and orientation.
August 25 (W) – 28 (S)Mandatory on-site orientation, including program excursions around Rome.
August 30 (M)Semester-long courses begin in Rome
September 1 (W)First day of NY-based courses
September 3 (F)Last day to Drop/Add courses in Rome
September 8 (W)Papal Audience (8:30-12:00). Classes resume regularly at 12:00. Please refer to course syllabi for make-up classes.
Last day to add/drop New York-based semester courses.
September 10 (F)SJU Day trip
September 14 (T)Mandatory Cultural Mentoring Program
September 17 (F)Last day to DC semester-long courses in Rome without transcript notation
September 24 (F)SJU Day trip
October 1 (F)SJU Day trip
October 8 (F)SJU Day trip
October 19 (T)Mandatory Cultural Mentoring Program
October 22 (F)Last day to WD – Pass/Fail semester-long courses in Rome.
October 23 (S) - November 1 (M)Mid-semester break. No classes.
November 2 (T)Courses resume
November 9 (T)Mandatory Cultural Mentoring Program
November 25 (Th) - 26 (F)No Class – Thanksgiving break. Please refer to course syllabi for make-up classes
December 8 (W)No Class - Immaculate Conception. Please refer to course syllabi for make-up classes
December 16 (Th)All Europe courses end
December 17 (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, a weekend trip and program excursions during the mid-semester break.

January 18 (T)

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

January 19 (W) – 22 (S)

Mandatory on-site orientation, including program excursions around Rome.

January 24 (M)

Semester-long courses begin in Rome

January 28 (F)

Last Day to Drop/Add semester-long courses in Rome

 

February 11 (F)

Last day to DC semester-long course in Rome courses without transcript notation

March 25 (F)

Last Day to WD – Pass/Fail semester-long courses in Rome

April 9 (S) - 18 (M)

Mid-semester break and program excursions.

April 19 (T)

Courses resume

April 25 (M)

No Class - Liberation Day (Rome Only)

May 12 (Th)

All Europe courses end (Module 3 and semester)

May 13 (F)

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