Students will be able to participate in either the full spring semester, or a full academic year. Webster's spring semester runs from January to May; but at Trier University the corresponding semester, referred to as the summer semester, runs later.
The 2014 summer lecture period will run from April 22 to July 25, 2014.
Orientation Program in Trier: The university offers a mandatory three-week-long orientation that will run from March 27 to April 17, 2014.
The aim of the program is to prepare you for studying at the University and help you to settle into living in Trier. The orientation program has four key components:
- German lessons
- Completion of important administrative formalities
- Various information sessions
- Social and cultural program.