Study Abroad - Academic Calendar

Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Winter Quarter 2019 Summer 2019 Fall 2019

Fall 2018

*Dates subject to change

12Aug
Arrive in Beijing. We’ll pick you up at the airport!
13-17Aug
Orientation
19-31Aug
Silk Road Academic Excursion
3Sep
Classes begin

19-21Sep
Add/Drop period

24Sep
Mid-Autumn Festival
1-7Oct
National Day Holiday [TBC office closed]
22-26Oct
MIDTERM WEEK

16Nov
Last day to withdraw from a course

10-14Dec
FINALS WEEK
14Dec
Closing Ceremony

17Dec
Last day to check out

Spring 2019

*Dates subject to change

6Jan
Arrive in Beijing. We’ll pick you up at the airport!
7-11Jan
Orientation
14Jan
Classes Begin
27Jan-8Feb
Yunnan Academic Excursion
11Feb
Classes Resume
13-15Feb
Add/Drop Period
11-15Mar
MIDTERM WEEK
18-22Mar
Spring Break
5Apr
Tomb Sweeping Festival
19Apr
Last day to withdraw from a course
1May
Labor Day Holiday
6-10May
FINALS WEEK
10May
Closing Ceremony
11May
Check out day

Winter Quarter 2019

6Jan
Arrive in Beijing. We’ll pick you up at the airport!
7-11Jan
Orientation
14Jan
Classes Begin
27Jan-8Feb
Yunnan Academic Excursion
11Feb
Classes Resume
13-15Feb
Add/Drop Period
11-15Feb
FINALS WEEK
18-22Mar
Spring Break
30Mar
Winter Quarter ends

Summer 2019

18May
Arrival in Beijing
19-21May
Orientation
22May
Internship begins for non-credit students/ no excursion
22-25May
Excursion to Shanghai and Hangzhou
27May
Internship Begins for all other students
26July
Last day of internship, Closing dinner
27Jul
Check out day

Fall 2019

*Dates subject to change

18Aug
Arrive in Beijing. We’ll pick you up at the airport!
19-23Aug
Orientation
25Aug-6Sep
Silk Road Academic Excursion
9Sep
Classes begin

13Sep
Mid-Autumn Festival
23-27Sep
Add/Drop period
30Sep-6Oct
National Day Holiday [TBC office closed]
28Oct-1Nov
MIDTERM WEEK
22Nov
Last day to withdraw from a course
16-20Dec
FINALS WEEK
20Dec
Closing Ceremony
21Dec
Check out day