Study Abroad - Academic Calendar

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer 2019

*Dates subject to change

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

11Aug
Arrive in Beijing. We’ll pick you up at the airport!
12-16Aug
Orientation
18-30Aug
Silk Road Academic Excursion
2Sep
Classes begin

13Sep
Course Add/Drop Day
13Sep
Mid-Autumn Festival
30Sep-6Oct
National Day Holiday [TBC office closed]
21-25Oct
MIDTERM WEEK
22Nov
Last day to withdraw from a course
9-13Dec
FINALS WEEK
13Dec
Closing Ceremony
14Dec
Check out day

Spring 2020

*Dates subject to change

12Jan
Arrive in Beijing. We’ll pick you up at the airport!
13-17Jan
Orientation
19-30Jan
Yunnan Academic Excursion
3Feb
Classes Begin
14Feb
Add/Drop Day
16-20Mar
MIDTERM WEEK
23-27Mar
Spring Break
4
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