Study Abroad - Academic Calendar

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Spring 2020

Summer 2020

*Dates subject to change

24May
Arrival in Beijing
25-27May
Orientation
28May
Internship begins for non-credit students/ no excursion
28-31May
Excursion to Shanghai and Hangzhou
1Jun
Internship Begins for all other students
31July
Last day of internship, Closing dinner
1Aug
Check out day

Fall 2020

*Dates subject to change

16Aug
Arrive in Beijing. We’ll pick you up at the airport!
17-21Aug
Orientation
23Aug-4
Silk Road Academic Excursion
7Sep
Classes begin

18Sep
Course Add/Drop Day
1Oct
Mid-Autumn Festival [TBC office closed]
5-8Oct
National Day Holiday [TBC office closed]
26-30Oct
MIDTERM WEEK
20Nov
Last day to withdraw from a course
14-18Dec
FINALS WEEK
18Dec
Closing Ceremony
19Dec
Check out day

Spring 2020

*Dates subject to change

12Jan
Arrive in Beijing. We’ll pick you up at the airport!
13-16Jan
Orientation
16-28Jan
Yunnan Academic Excursion
2Feb
Academic Orientation
3Feb
Classes Begin
14Feb
Add/Drop Day
16-20Mar
MIDTERM WEEK
23-27Mar
Spring Break
3-5
Tomb Sweeping Festival
17Apr
Last day to withdraw from a course
1May
Labor Day Holiday
11-15May
FINALS WEEK
15May
Closing Ceremony
16May
Check out day