Academic Calendar

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar

Click on a semester below to see the Academic Calendar for that semester.


Fall 2019

LIU Global’s Registration Deadline for Spring 2020 is: Friday, November 1, 2019

Asia-Pacific Center

Thursday, August 22
Depart U.S.
Saturday, August 24
Arrive in Byron Bay, Australia
Sunday, August 24 - Friday, September 27
Program in Australia
Sunday, August 24 - Monday, August 25 Orientation
Monday, August 25 Semester and classes begin
Wednesday, September 4 - Tuesday, September 17
Registration and program changes
Friday, September 13
Enrollment verification deadline
Tuesday, September 17
Registration and program changes end
Saturday, September 28
Flight:  Australia to Fiji
Sunday, September 29 - Sunday, October 13
Program in Fiji
Monday, October 7
Spring 2020 registration begins for continuing students
Sunday, October 13
Flight:  Fiji to Australia
Monday, October 14 - Friday, November 22
Program in Australia
Monday, October 14 - Sunday, October 20
Study week (no classes)
Friday, November 8
Last day for partial withdrawal of undergraduate courses
Saturday, November 23
Flight:  Australia to New Zealand
Sunday, November 24 - Saturday, December 7
Program in New Zealand (NZ)
Tuesday, December 3 Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester
Sunday, December 8
Semester ends; Depart Wellington, NZ
Monday, December 23
Deadline to post grades

 

China Center


Monday, August 19 - Tuesday, August 20

Arrive in Hangzhou, China

 

Wednesday, August 21

Semester begins and Orientation


Wednesday, September 4-Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes


Friday, September 13
Enrollment verification deadline

Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes end

Monday, October 7 Spring 2020 registration begins for continuing students

Friday, November 8

Last day for partial withdrawal of undergraduate courses


Tuesday, December 3

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester


Friday, December 6

Semester ends


Monday, December 23

Deadline to post grades


 

Costa Rica Center

Sunday, August 25 – Wednesday, August 28

New Student Freshman Orientation in Brooklyn, NY

Wednesday, August 28

Travel as a group to Costa Rica

Thursday, August 29 - Saturday, August 31

Orientation in Costa Rica

Wednesday, September 4 – Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 13 Enrollment verification deadline
Tuesday, September 17 Registration and program changes end
Monday, October 7 Spring 2020 registration begins for continuing students

Friday, November 8

Last day for partial withdrawal of undergraduate courses

Tuesday, December 3

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester

Friday, December 6

Semester ends

Monday, December 23

Deadline to post grades

 

Europe Center

Friday, June 14

Final date to choose courses at the University of Alcala, Alcala courses only
Friday, August 30
Students arrive in Barcelona
Saturday, August 31
Program begins in Barcelona
Wednesday, September 4

Alcalá Program begins

Wednesday, September 4 – Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 13 Enrollment verification deadline
Friday, September 13 - Sunday, September 15 Program in Valencia

Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes end

Monday, October 7 Spring 2020 registration begins for continuing students
Thursday, October 10 - Sunday, October 13 Program in Andalucia

Friday, November 8

Last day for partial withdrawal of undergraduate courses
Wednesday, November 27 Flight to Morocco
Thursday, November 28 - Sunday, December 8 Program in Morocco

Tuesday, December 3

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester

Friday, December 20

Semester ends

Monday, December 23

Deadline to post grades

 

International Research and Internship Semester (IRIS)

Sunday, September 1

Arrive at IRIS location (consult with relevant director as well as Director of IRIS about location-specific arrival dates)

Monday, September 2          

IRIS classes begin

Wednesday, September 4 – Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 13

Enrollment verification deadline

Tuesday, September 17 Registration and program changes end
Monday, October 7 Spring 2020 registration begins for continuing students

Friday, November 8

Last day for partial withdrawal of undergraduate courses

Tuesday, December 3

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester

Friday, November 29

Semester ends, depart IRIS location

Monday, December 23

Deadline to post grades

 

New York Center

Wednesday, September 4

Weekday classes begin

Wednesday, September 4 – Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 13

Enrollment verification deadline

Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes end

Monday, October 7 Spring 2020 registration begins for continuing students
Friday, October 18 Last day to apply for January degree

Friday, November 8

Last day for partial withdrawal of undergraduate courses

Wednesday, November 20 – Sunday, November 24

Thanksgiving holiday no classes

Monday, November 25

Classes resume

Tuesday, December 3 Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester

Friday, December 13

Semester classes meeting Monday through Friday end

Monday, December 16 – Friday, December 20

Final examinations - undergraduate and graduate

Saturday, December 21

Winter recess begins

Monday, December 23  Deadline to post grades

 

Spring 2020

LIU Global’s Registration Deadline for Fall 2020 is:  Monday, April 20, 2020

Australia Center

Tuesday, January 21 - Monday, February 3
Registration and program changes
Thursday, January 23
Depart U.S.
Saturday, January 25
Arrive in Byron Bay, Australia

Sunday, January 26 - Monday, January 27

Orientation
Tuesday, January 28
Semester and classes begin
Wednesday, January 29
Enrollment verification deadline
Monday, February 3
Registration and program changes end
Monday, February 10
Fall 2020 registration begins (tentative)
Friday, April 3
Last day for withdrawal from full-semester classes
TBD Bali program
Tuesday, April 28
Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester
Sunday, May 11
Semester ends
Thursday, May 14
Deadline to post grades

 

China Center

Monday, January 20 – Tuesday, January 21  Arrive in Hangzhou, China

Tuesday, January 21 - Monday, February 3

Registration and program changes

Wednesday, January 22

Semester begins and Orientation
Wednesday, January 29
Enrollment verification deadline
Monday, February 3
Registration and program changes end
Monday,February 10 Fall 2020 registration begins (tentative)
Friday, April 3 Last day for withdrawal from full-semester classes
Tuesday, April 28
Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester
Friday, May 8
Semester ends
Thursday, May 14
Deadline to post grades

 

Costa Rica Center

Saturday, January 18 - Sunday, January 19

Arrive in Heredia, Costa Rica
Monday, January 20
Semester begins
Tuesday, January 21 - Monday, February 3

Registration and program changes

Wednesday, January 29
Enrollment verification deadline
Monday, February 3
Registration and program changes
Monday, February 10
Fall 2020 registration begins (tentative)
Friday, April 3
Last day to withdraw from full-semester classes
Saturday, April 4 - Sunday, April 12
Center closed for Holy Week
Tuesday, April 28
Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester
Friday, May 8
Semester ends
Thursday, May 14
Deadline to post grades

 

Europe Center

Saturday, January 18

Arrive in Florence, Italy

Saturday, January 19

Program begins in Florence, Italy
Tuesday, January 21 - Monday, February 3
Registration and program changes
Monday, February 10
Fall 2020 registration begins (tentative)
Friday, April 3
Last day for withdrawal from full-semester classes
Saturday, April 11 - Friday, April 17
Spring Break
Friday, April 17 Depart for Vienna
Friday, April 17 - Sunday, May 3
Program in Austria, Hungary, and Bosnia
Tuesday, April 28
Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester
Sunday, May 3
Semester ends
Thursday, May 14
Deadline to post grades

 

 

New York Center

Tuesday, January 21

Weekday classes begin
Capstone Orientation
Tuesday, January 21 - Monday, February 3

Registration and program changes

Wednesday, January 29

Enrollment verification deadline
Monday, February 3
Registration and program changes end
Monday, February 10
Fall 2020 registration begins (tentative)
Monday, February 17
President's Day - no classes
Tuesday, February 18
Tuesday follows a Monday schedule
Friday, February 21
Last day to apply for May degree
Monday, March 9
Spring recess begins - no classes
Monday, March 16
Classes resume
TBD Washington D.C. trip
TBD National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) at Montana State University
TBD Discovery Day
Friday, April 3
Last day for withdrawal from full-semester classes
Friday, April 24
Senior Thesis deadline
Tuesday, April 28
Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester
Friday, May 1
Senior Send-Off
Tuesday, May 5
Semester classes meeting Monday - Friday end
Tuesday, May 6 - Tuesday, May 12
Final examinations -- undergraduate and graduate
Thursday, May 14
Deadline to post grades
Commencement (tentative)
Senior Recognition Ceremony (tentative)
Friday, May 15
Conferral of May degrees