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Academic Calendar

Fall 2018 Academic Calendar for Discover Italy

In Rome, there is a mandatory weekly meeting every Tuessday.

August 21 (T)Arrival in Rome (Housing Unavailable Before 8/21. Must arrive at the residence by 8 p.m.)
August 22 (W) - 23 (Th)Mandatory Orientation
August 24 (F)Semester Weekend Excursion
August 26 (Su)Semester Weekend Excursion
August 27 (M)Classes Begin
August 31 (F)Make-up for Papal audience (September 12)
September 5 (W)Last day to Add/Drop 
September 6 (Th)No classes, students participating in the semester trip depart
September 10 (M)No classes, Students participating in the semester trip return to Rome 
September 11 (T)Last Day to Add/Drop Online/Queens Classes
September 12 (W)No classes: Papal audience and MANDATORY Cultural Mentoring Program
September 21 (F)Class (Make-up for Semester trip September 6)
September 25 (T)Last Day to Add/Drop an Online/Queens Class (without transcript notation)
October 12 (F)Class (Make-up for Semester trip September 10)
October 16 (T)MANDATORY Cultural Mentoring Program
October 26 (F) - November 4 (Su)Mid-Semester Break (No Classes)
November 5 (M)Classes Resume
November 6 (T)Semester Courses withdraw/pass-fail deadline
November 9 (F)Last Day to Withdraw from an Online/Queens Class or Apply for Pass/Fail Option
November 16 (F)Class (Make-up for Thanksgiving)
November 22 (Th)No Class - Thanksgiving
December 13 (Th)Semester Classes End
December 14 (F)End of Program (Must Vacate Residence by 8 a.m.)