England Program Dates

Undergraduate students can study for a full semester or one 5-week summer term. Graduates 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: August to December (16-week semester for undergraduates; 8-week terms for graduates)
  • Spring Semester: January to May (16-week semester for undergraduates; 8 week-terms for graduates)
  • Summer Term: May to June (5-week term for undergraduates; 8 week-term for graduate)

FALL SEMESTER 2015 (Undergraduate)

Date Program
August 26 Arrival/Move-in date 
August 26-28 Mandatory Orientation
September 1 - December 11 Course Dates
October 19 - October 24 Fall Break
December 12 Departure Date
December 12* Last Day in Webster housing

 *Last day in Webster housing can be extended if requested before July 4th to Monday, December 15th.

FALL 1 TERM 2015 (Graduate only)

Date Program
August 20 Arrival Date (or earlier, up to student)
 August 21 Mandatory Orientation
August 24 - October 16 Course Dates
 Last Class in Week 8  Graduate Exams
 October 17 (or later, up to student)  Departure Date

 

FALL 2 TERM 2015 (Graduate only)

Date Program
October 22 Arrival Date (or earlier, up to student)
October 23 Mandatory Orientation
October 26 - December 18 Course Dates
Last Class in Week 8 Graduate Exams
 December 19 (or later, up to student) Departure Date 

 

SPRING 2016 SEMESTER

Date Program
January 12 Depart from U.S.
January 13 (by 2:00 pm) Arrival Date
 January 13-15 Mandatory Orientation
January 18 - April 29 Course Dates
 March 7-11 Break Week
 March 25 - 28 Easter Break
 April 30 (by 10:00 am) Departure Dates
 April 30 Last Day in Webster housing

 

SPRING 1 TERM 2016 (Graduate only)

Date Program
January 9 Depart from U.S. (or earlier, up to student)
January 10 Arrival Dates (or earlier, depending on lease agreement)
January 11 - 15 Mandatory Orientation
January 11 - March 4 Course Dates
March 5 Departure Date (or later, depending on lease agreement)

 

SPRING 2 TERM 2016 (Graduate only)

Date Program
March 12 Depart from U.S. (or earlier, up to student)
March 13 Arrival Date (or earlier, depending on lease agreement)
March 14 Mandatory Orientation
March 14 - May 6 Course dates
March 25 - 28 Easter Break
May 7 Departure date (or later, depending on lease agreement)

 

SUMMER TERM 2015

Date Program
 May 14 Arrival dates (Graduates) (or earlier, up to student)
 May 15 Mandatory Orientation (GR)
May 15 Arrival/Move-in (Undergraduates)
May 18 Mandatory Orientation (UG)
May 18 - June 26 Course Dates (UG)
 May 18-July 10 Course Dates (GR)
May 25 Bank Holiday
June 27 (by 10 am) Last Day in Webster housing (UG) (by 10:00 a.m.)
 July 6-10  Graduate Exams
 July 11 (or later; up to student) Departure Date (GR

 

Holiday Schedule 2016

Date Program
March 25 Good Friday
March 28 Easter Monday
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