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Academic Calendar

Spring 2018 Academic Calendar for the Discover Italy programs

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

January 16 (T)Arrival in Rome (Housing Unavailable Before 1/16.
Must Check-In by 8 p.m.)
January 17 (W) - 20 (S)Mandatory Orientation
January 21 (Su)Free Day
January 22 (M)Classes Begin
January 29 (M)Last day to Add/Drop semester courses
February 2 (F) - 4 (S)Semester Weekend Excursion (tentative date)
February 6 (T)Last Day to Drop a Semester-Long Course (with Advising Dean's Approval)
February 7 (W)Withdrawal Period Begins for Semester-Long Courses
February 7 (W)Mandatory Cultural Mentoring Program
February 8 (R)Mandatory Cultural Mentoring Program
March 14 (W)Mandatory Cultural Mentoring Program
March 15 (R)Mandatory Cultural Mentoring Program
March 16 (F)Class (Make-up for Easter Monday)
March 22 (R)No Classes for Fingerprinting Appointment at Immigration Office
March 23 (F)No Classes for Fingerprinting Appointment at Immigration Office
March 24 (S) - April 2 (M)Easter Break (No Classes)
April 3 (T)Classes Resume
April 4 (W)Last Day to Withdraw or Request a Pass/Fail for Semester-Long Courses
April 6 (F)Class (Make-up for March 22)
April 13 (F)Class (Make-up for Liberation Day)
April 13 (F)Mandatory Cultural Mentoring Program
April 20 (F)Class (Make-up for April 26 semester trip)
April 20 (F) Mandatory Cultural Mentoring Program
April 25 (W)Liberation Day (No Classes)
April 25 (W)Students participating in the semester trip depart (tentative date)
April 26 (Th)No Class (Semester Trip)
April 29 (S)Students participating in the semester trip return to Rome (tentative date)
May 1 (T)No Class (Labor Day)
May 4 (F)Class (Make-up for Labor Day)
May 10 (Th)Semester Classes End
May 11 (F)End of Program
(Must vacate Residence by 8 a.m.)