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FALL 2014

Tuesday, August 26 – Wednesday, August 27 Orientation for all new students in Brooklyn, NY
Thursday, August 28 Semester begins – Costa Rica, China

Monday, September 1 – Friday, September 5

SIS – Travelling week

Tuesday, September 2 CRC Flight: New York to Istanbul
Europe Program arrival & airport pickup

Tuesday, September 2 – Monday, October 6

CRC – Program in Turkey

Wednesday, September 3

Semester begins – Europe, CRC

Wednesday, September 3 – Friday, September 5 Europe Program mandatory orientation

Monday, September 8

SIS – Classes and Independent Study begins

Monday, September 8 – Thursday, September 25 Europe Program – Classes begin, 1st Block: Course Title: “War, Revolution & Avant Garde Art in the North Atlantic World: 1900-1948”
Monday, September 8 – Wednesday, November 19 Europe Program – Spanish Culture Course (Required)
Twelve-week Franklin Institute Courses (Electives)
Tuesday, September 9 Students finalize Learning Plan with advisor
Tuesday, September 16

Last day students can drop/add from MyLIU portal
Enrollment verification to carlett.thomas@liu.edu

Friday, September 19 Awarding of September degrees
Friday, September 26 – Tuesday, September 30 Europe Program – Break between modules
Wednesday, October 1 – Thursday, October 23 Europe Program – 2nd Module begins
Friday, October 3 Last day to apply for January degree

Tuesday, October 7 – Sunday, October 12

CRC – First recess

Monday, October 13 CRC Flight: Istanbul to Delhi

Monday, October 13 – Monday, November 10

CRC – Program in India

Friday, October 17 Mid-Term Evaluations due
Friday, October 24 – Tuesday, October 28 Europe Program – Break between modules
Wednesday, October 29 Last day to withdraw from undergraduate courses
Wednesday, October 29 – Wednesday, November 19 Europe Program – 3rd Module begins
Tuesday, November 11

CRC – Flight: Delhi to Taipei

Tuesday, November 11 – Sunday, November 16

CRC – Second recess

Monday, November 17 – Monday, December 22

CRC – Program in Taiwan

Wednesday, November 19 Europe Program – End of Spain Program
Depart for London
Friday, November 21 – Tuesday, November 25 Europe Program – London, Comparative Politics and the European Ideal: National Governments and the European Union
Wednesday, November 26 Europe Program – Travel to Paris
Thursday, November 27 - Friday, November 28 NYC – Fall recess
Thursday, November 27 – Wednesday, December 3 Europe Program – Paris, Comparative Politics and the European Ideal: National Governments and the European Union
Thursday, December 4 Europe Program – Semester ends* and portfolios due
* Please note the Europe Program ends in Paris and will not return to Spain.
Friday, December 5

Portfolios due and semester ends for Costa Rica, China & SIS

Wednesday, December 10        Deadline to post grades for Costa Rica, China, Europe & SIS
Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester
Friday, December 19 Co-Curricular Transcripts posted on Info Share
Monday, December 22

CRC – Portfolios due and semester ends

Tuesday, December 23 Deadline to post grades for CRC Program

SPRING 2015

Friday, January 16 Awarding of January degrees
Saturday, January 17 - Sunday, January 18 Costa Rica – Arrival on own
Monday, January 19

Costa Rica – Semester begins

Tuesday, January 20

NYC Center – Semester begins
NYC Center – Capstone Orientation

Wednesday, January 21

China – Semester begins

Thursday, January 22 Australia Program – Depart U.S.
Friday, January 23 – Sunday, January 25 Capstone Retreat
Saturday, January 24 Australia Program - Arrive in Byron Bay, Australia
Sunday, January 25 – Monday, January 26 Australia Program Orientation
Monday, January 26

Australia Program – Semester and classes begin
Students finalize Learning Plan with advisor

Friday, January 30 Last day to apply for May degree
Monday, February 2 Last day students can drop/add from MyLIU portal
Enrollment verification to carlett.thomas@liu.edu
Monday, February 16 NYC – No Classes
Wednesday, February 18 – Tuesday, February 24 China Center closed for Spring Festival Holidays
Sunday, March 1 – Sunday, March 8 Australia – Spring break
Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13 NYC – Spring recess
Monday, March 16 NYC – Classes resume
Tuesday, March 17 – Friday, March 20 NYC – Capstone Washington D.C. Trip
Wednesday, March 18 Last day to withdraw from undergraduate courses
Friday, March 20 Mid-Term Evaluations due
Monday, March 30 - Sunday, April 5 Costa Rica Center closed for Holy Week
Friday, April 3 – Wednesday, April 8 Australia - Gudhum Wadjelah Aboriginal Bushcamp
Wednesday, April 8 Discovery Day
Thursday, April 9 – Saturday, April 25          Australia – Bali trip
Thursday, April 16 – Saturday, April 18 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)
Thursday, April 30 Early Senior Thesis deadline to be eligible for Council of Overseers Award
Monday, May 4 Final Senior Thesis deadline
Thursday, May 7 NYC – Portfolios due
Friday, May 8

Senior Send Off
Costa Rica – Portfolios due and semester ends

Monday, May 11 Portfolios due – China, Australia, NYC
Australia – Semester ends
Tuesday, May 12 Semester ends – China, NYC
Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester
Commencement & Senior Recognition Ceremony
Thursday, May 14 Deadline to post grades for Costa Rica, China, Australia & NYC
Friday, May 15 Conferral of May degrees
Wednesday, June 3 Last day to apply for September degree