Austria Program Dates

Undergraduate and graduate students can study for a full semester or one 8-week term. The exact program dates are listed below; these dates will also be provided in the program handbook that students receive after acceptance.

FALL SEMESTER 2015

Date Program
August 17 - 18 Airport Pick-up dates
August 19 - 22 Mandatory Orientation (Undergraduate)
August 20 Mandatory Orientation (Graduate)
August 24 - December 18 Course dates
October 19 - October 23 Break Week
October 19 - 20 Graduate Exams (Fall 1)
December 21 - 22 Graduate Exams (Fall 2)
December 19 - 21 (by 10 am) Departure Dates (Undergraduate)
December 22 - 23 (by 10 am) Departure Date (Graduate)
December 21 Last day in Webster housing (Undergraduate)
December 23 Last day in Webster housing (Graduate)

 

FALL 1 TERM 2015

Date Program
August 17 - 18 Airport Pick-up dates
August 19 - 22 Mandatory Orientation (Undergraduate)
August 20 Mandatory Orientation (Graduate)
August 24 - October 16 Course dates
October 19 - 20 Graduate Exams (Fall 1)
October 17 - 19 (by 10 am) Departure Dates (Undergraduate)
October 21 (by 10 am) Departure Date (Graduate)
October 19 Last day in Webster housing  (Undergraduate)
October 21 Last day in Webster housing (Graduate)

 

FALL 2 TERM 2015

Date Program
October 19 - 20 Airport Pick-up dates
October 21 - 24 Mandatory Orientation (Undergraduate)
October 22 Mandatory Orientation (Graduate)
October 26 - December 18 Course dates
 December 21 - 22 Graduate Exams (Fall 2)
December 20 - 21 Departure Dates (Undergraduate)
December 22 Departure Date (Graduate)
December 21 Last Day in Webster housing (Undergraduate)
December 22 Last Day in Webster housing (Graduate)

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2016

Date Program
January 3 - 4 Depart from U.S.
January 4 - 5 Airport pick-up/Move in dates
January 7 - 10 Mandatory orientation (Undergraduate)
January 7 Mandatory orientation (Graduate)
January 11 - May 6 Class dates
March 7 - 11 Break week
May 7- 9 (by 10 am) Departure Dates/Last day in Webster housing (Undergraduate)
May 9 - 10 Graduate Exams
May 11 (by 10 am) Departure Dates/Last day in Webster housing (Graduate)

 

SPRING 1 TERM 2016

Date Program
January 3 - 4 Depart from U.S.
January 4 - 5 Airport pick-up/Move in dates
January 7 - 10 Mandatory orientation (Undergraduate)
January 7 Mandatory orientation (Graduate)
January 11 - March 4 Class dates
March 5-7 (by 10 am) Departure Dates/Last day in Webster housing (Undergraduate)
March 7 - 8 Graduate Exams
March 9 (by 10 am) Departure Dates/Last day in Webster housing (Graduate)

 

SPRING 2 TERM 2016

Date Program
March 6 - 7 Depart from U.S.
March 7 - 8 Airport pick-up/Move in dates
March 9 Mandatory orientation (Undergraduate & Graduate)
March 14 - May 6 Class dates
May 7- 9 (by 10 am) Departure Dates/Last day in Webster housing  (Undergraduate)
May 9 - 10 Graduate Exams
May 11 (by 10 am) Departure Dates/Last day in Webster housing (Graduate)

 

SUMMER TERM 2015

Date Program
May 12-13 Airport pick-up dates
May 14 Mandatory Orientation (Undergraduate)
May 14 Mandatory Orientation (Graduate)
May 18 - July 10 Course Dates
July 13 - 14 Graduate Exams
July 11 - 13 Departure Dates (Undergraduate)
July 15 Departure Dates (Graduate)
July 13 (by 10 am) Last day in Webster housing (Undergraduate)
July 13 (by 10 am) Last day in Webster housing (Graduate)

 

Holiday Schedule 2016*

Date Program
May 16 Pfingstmontag Holiday (Pentecost Monday)
May 5 Ascension
March 28 Easter Monday

 *The university will be closed on the following Austrian public holidays. Make up classes will be scheduled for classes that would normally meet on these days

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