Academic Calendar

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar

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

Fall 2016

Asia-Pacific Program
Friday, September 9 Arrive in Fiji
Saturday, September 10 – Sunday, September 11 Semester begins
Orientation
Monday, September 12 – Saturday, September 24 Program in Fiji
Sunday, September 25 Flight: Fiji to Australia
Monday, September 26 – Saturday, October 22 Program in Australia
Sunday, October 23 Flight: Australia to Thailand
Monday, October 24 – Sunday, December 18 Program in Thailand
Sunday, December 18 Semester ends
Tuesday, December 20 Deadline to post grades
China Center
Tuesday, August 24 Semester begins
Monday, December 5 Semester ends
Tuesday, December 20 Deadline to post grades
   
Costa Rica Center
Tuesday, August 30 – Wednesday, August 31 Orientation for freshman and new transfer students in Brooklyn, NY
Wednesday, August 31 Travel as a group to Costa Rica
Thursday, September 1 Semester begins
Friday, December 9 Semester ends
Tuesday, December 20 Deadline to post grades
Europe Program
Sunday, August 21 Students Depart for London
Monday, August 22 Group arrives in London
Monday, August 22 – Sunday, August 28 London Program/Students Arrive
Sunday, August 28 Group Arrives in Berlin
Sunday, August 28 – Monday September 5 Berlin Program
Monday, September 5 Group Arrives in Alcalá
Monday, September 5 – Saturday, November 19 University of Alcalá Program
Tuesday, September 6 University of Alcalá Orientation
Wednesday, September 7 LIU Orientation
Thursday, September 8 Classes begin at University of Alcalá
Saturday, November 19 Group Arrives in Casablanca
Saturday, November 19 – Friday, December 9 Morocco Program
Saturday, December 10 End of Europe 1 Program
IRIS Program
Abide by dates set forth by the Center/Program you will be attending
New York Center / Important University Dates
Wednesday, September 7 Classes begin
Wednesday, September 7 – Tuesday, September 20 Registration and program changes
Friday, September 16

Enrollment verification to carlett.thomas@liu.edu

Awarding of September degrees

Tuesday, September 20 Registration and program changes end
Friday, October 14 Last day to apply for January degree
Mid-Term Evaluations due to carlett.thomas@liu.edu
Friday, November 11 Last day for partial withdrawal
Wednesday, November 23 Wednesday follows a Friday schedule
Thursday, November 24 – Friday, November 25 Recess
Saturday, November 26 Classes resume
Saturday, December 10 – Sunday, December 11 Semester classes meeting Saturday–Sunday end
Thursday, December 15

Semester classes meeting Monday – Friday end

Last day for a full withdrawal
Last day to withdraw from a graduate course
Last day to complete withdrawal appeal process

Friday, December 16 – Thursday, December 22 Final Exams
Monday, December 19 Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester to carlett.thomas@liu.edu
Tuesday, December 20 Deadline to post grades
Friday, December 23 Winter recess begins

Spring 2017

Australia Program
Thursday, January 26 Depart U.S.
Saturday, January 28 Arrive in Byron Bay, Australia
Sunday, January 29 – Monday, January 30 Orientation
Tuesday, January 31 Semester and classes begin
Saturday, April 8 – Thursday, April 13 Gudhum Wadjelah Aboriginal Bushcamp
Monday, April 24 – Sunday, May 14 Bali program
Sunday, May 14 Semester ends (in Bali)
Tuesday, May 16 Deadline to post grades
China Center
Wednesday, January 18th Semester begins
Friday, January 27 – Thursday, February 2 Chinese Lunar New Year Break
Friday, May 5 Semester ends
Tuesday, May 9 Deadline to post grades
   
Costa Rica Center  
Saturday, January 14 – Sunday, January 15 Arrival on own
Monday, January 16 Semester begins
Monday, April 10 – Sunday, April 16 Center closed for Holy Week
Friday, May 5 Semester ends
Tuesday, May 9 Deadline to post grades
Europe Program
Friday, January 13 Students Depart for Paris
Saturday, January 14 Group arrives in Paris
Saturday, January 14 – Sunday, January 29 Paris-Rome Program
Saturday, January 28 Group Arrives in Florence
Orientation
Saturday, January 28 – Saturday, April 8 Florence Program
Monday, January 30 Classes begin
Monday, April 10 – Friday, April 14 Spring Break
Friday, April 14 Group arrives in Sarajevo
Friday, April 14 – Saturday, April 29 Balkans Program
Saturday, April 29 End of Europe 2 Program
New York Center / Important University Dates
Tuesday, January 17 Semester begins
Capstone Orientation
Tuesday, January 17 – Monday, January 30 Registration and program changes
Friday, January 20 – Sunday, January 22 Capstone Retreat
Tuesday, January 24 Enrollment verification to carlett.thomas@liu.edu
Monday, January 30

Registration and program changes end

Friday, February 3 Last day to apply for May degree
Monday, February 20 President's Day – no classes
Tuesday, February 21 Tuesday follows a Monday schedule
Monday, March 13 – Friday, March 17 Spring recess
Friday, March 17 Midterm evaluations due
Friday, March 31 Last day for partial withdrawal
Tuesday, March 28 – Saturday, April 1 Capstone Washington, D.C. trip
Thursday, April 6 – Saturday, April 8, 2017 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) @ University of Memphis
TBD Discovery Day
Friday, April 21 Senior Thesis deadline to be eligible for Thesis Award
Friday, April 28 Senior Thesis deadline
Tuesday, May 2 Semester classes end
Tuesday, May 2 Semester ends
Wednesday, May 3 Last day to complete withdrawal appeal process
Wednesday May 3 – Tuesday, May 9 Final examinations
Friday, May 5 Senior Send Off
Monday, May 8 Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester
Wednesday, May 10 Commencement (tentative)
Senior Recognition Ceremony (tentative)
Friday, May 12 Deadline to post grades
Conferral of May degrees