Academic Calendar

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar

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

Fall 2015

Friday, August 21 Europe Program – Semester begins; Travel to London
Friday, August 21 – Thursday, September 3 Europe Program – London and Berlin
Tuesday, August 25 – Wednesday, August 26 Orientation for freshman and new transfer students in Brooklyn, NY
Travel to Costa Rica on Wednesday PM
Thursday, August 27 Semester begins – Costa Rica & China
China Center – Orientation (including seniors)
Thursday, August 27 – Saturday, August 29 Costa Rica Center – Orientation (including seniors)
Monday, September 1 – Friday, September 5 International Research and Internship Semester (IRIS) – Traveling week
Wednesday, September 2 CRC – Semester begins
Flight: New York to Istanbul
Wednesday, September 2 – Friday, October 2 CRC – Program in Turkey
Thursday, September 3 Europe Program – Travel to Alcalá de Henares, Spain
Students go to homestays
Friday, September 4 IRIS – Arrival in Bali (AUS and Bali seniors)
Friday, September 4 – Saturday, September 5 Europe Program – Orientation (including seniors)
Saturday, September 5 – Sunday, September 6 IRIS – Orientation in Bali (AUS and Bali seniors)
Monday, September 7 IRIS – Classes begin in Bali (AUS and Bali seniors)
Europe Program – Classes begin at University of Alcalá
Monday, September 7 – Wednesday, October 28 Europe Program – University of Alcalá, Spain
Tuesday, September 8 IRIS – Classes and Independent Study begins
Tuesday, September 8 – Monday, September 21 Registration and program changes
Friday, September 18 Enrollment verification to carlett.thomas@liu.edu
Awarding of September degrees
Saturday, September 19 IRIS – Flights to Australia (AUS seniors only)
Monday, September 28 IRIS – Internships begin (AUS and Bali seniors)
Saturday, October 3 – Thursday, October 8 CRC – First recess
Friday, October 9 CRC – Flight: Istanbul to Delhi
Friday, October 9 – Tuesday, November 17 CRC – Program in India
Friday, October 16 Last day to apply for January degree
Mid-Term Evaluations (Academic and Leadership
Positions) due to carlett.thomas@liu.edu
Monday, October 26 – Tuesday, October 27 Europe Program – Midterms
Thursday, October 29 Europe Program – Travel to Rabat, Morocco
Thursday, October 29 – Friday, November 13 Europe Program – Morocco program
Monday, November 2 Last day for partial withdrawal
Wednesday, Nov. 18 – Monday, Nov. 23 CRC – Second recess
Friday, November 13 Europe Program – Travel to Alcalá de Henares, Spain
Friday, November 13 – Friday, December 4 Europe Program – University of Alcalá, Spain
Tuesday, November 24 CRC – Flight: Delhi to Chiang Mai
Tuesday, Nov. 24 – Tuesday, December 22 CRC – Program in Thailand
Thursday, November 26 – Friday, November 27 NYC – Fall recess
Friday, December 4 Semester ends for Costa Rica, China, and Europe  (including IRIS)
Tuesday, December 8 Deadline to post grades for Costa Rica, China, and Europe (including IRIS)
Friday, December 11 IRIS (AUS and Bali) – Semester ends
Monday, December 14 Leadership Position final evaluations due to
carlett.thomas@liu.edu
Tuesday, December 15 IRIS (AUS and Bali) – Deadline to post grades
Wednesday, December 16 Last day for a full semester withdrawal
Last day to complete withdrawal appeal process
Monday, December 21 Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester to carlett.thomas@liu.edu
Tuesday, December 22 CRC – Semester ends
Wednesday, December 23 Deadline to post grades for CRC Program

Spring 2016

Friday, January 15 Awarding of January degrees
Friday, January 15 Europe Program – Depart U.S. for Paris
Saturday, January 16 Europe Program – Semester begins in Paris
Saturday, January 16 Sunday, January 17 Costa Rica – Arrival on own
Monday, January 18 Costa Rica – Semester begins
Tuesday, January 19 NYC Center – Semester begins and Capstone Orientation
Tuesday, January 19 – Monday, February 1 Registration and program changes
Wednesday, January 20 China Center – Semester begins
Thursday, January 21 Australia Program – Depart U.S. for Australia
Friday, January 22   Sunday, January 24 NYC Center – Capstone Retreat
Saturday, January 23 Australia Program – Arrive in Byron Bay, Australia
Sunday, January 24 – Monday, January 25 Australia Program – Orientation
Tuesday, January 26 Australia Program – Classes begin
Friday, January 29 Enrollment verification to carlett.thomas@liu.edu
Saturday, January 30 Europe Program – Travel to Florence, Italy
Sunday, January 31 Europe Program – Orientation in Florence
Monday, February 1 Europe Program – Florence Program begins
Registration and program changes end
Friday, February 5 Last day to apply for May degree
Sunday, February 7 – Saturday, February 13 China Center – Chinese Lunar New Year break
Monday, February 15 NYC Center – Offices closed for Presidents’ Day and no classes
Monday, March 7 – Friday, March 11 NYC Center – Spring recess
Monday, March 14 NYC Center – Classes resume
Wednesday, March 16 Last day for partial withdrawal
Friday, March 18 Mid-Term Evaluations (Academic and Leadership Positions) due to carlett.thomas@liu.edu
Monday, March 21 – Sunday, March 27 Costa Rica Center closed for Holy Week
Saturday, March 26 – Saturday, April 2 Europe Program – Travel to Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Monday, March 28 – Friday, April 1 NYC – Capstone Washington, D.C. trip
Monday, March 28 – Sunday, April 3 Australia – Spring Break
Monday, April 4 – Saturday, April 9 Australia – Aboriginal Bush Learning Camp
Thursday, April 7 – Saturday, April 9 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)
Wednesday, April 13 Discovery Day
Thursday, April 21 – Sunday, May 8 Australia – Bali program
Thursday, April 28 NYC Center – Early Senior Thesis deadline to be eligible for Council of Overseer’s Award
Saturday, April 30 Europe Program – Semester ends
Monday, May 2 NYC Center – Final Senior Thesis deadline
Tuesday, May 3 Last day for a full semester withdrawal
Wednesday, May 4 Last day to complete withdrawal appeal
Friday, May 6 NYC Center – Senior Send Off
Costa Rica and China Center – Semester ends
Sunday, May 8 Australia Program – Semester ends (in Bali)
Monday, May 9 Leadership Position final evaluations due to carlett.thomas@liu.edu
Tuesday, May 10 NYC Center – Semester ends
Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester
Thursday, May 12 Commencement & Senior Recognition Ceremony
Costa Rica, China, Australia & NYC – Deadline to post grades
Friday, May 13 Conferral of May degrees