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Western Europe Semester Calendar

Spring 2020 Academic Calendar for Western Europe Semester programs

January 14 (T) Arrival in First City (Housing Unavailable Before 1/14. Must arrive at the residence by 8 p.m.)
January 15 (W) - 17 (F) Mandatory Orientation
January 19 (Su) Free Day
January 20 (M) Module 1 Classes Begin
January 22 (W) Last Day to Add/Drop Module 1
January 24 (F) Class (Make-up for Travel Day Paris/Rome)
February 4 (T) Last Day to Withdraw or Apply for Pass/Fail for Module 1
February 5 (W) Rome Only, No Classes Papal Audience and MANDATORY Cultural Mentoring Program
February 7 (F) Rome Only, Class (Make-up for Papal Audience and Cultural Mentoring Program, Feb 5)
February 14 (F) Class (Make-up for Travel Day Limerick only)
February 19 (W) Module 1 Classes End
February 20 (Th) Travel to 2nd City (No Classes)
February 21 (F) Mandatory Orientation
February 22 (S) Mandatory Orientation in Rome
February 23 (Su) Free Day
February 24 (M) Module 2 Classes Begin
February 26 (W) Last Day to Add/Drop Module 2
February 28 (F) Class (Make-up for Travel Day Paris/Rome)
March 10 (T) Last Day to Withdraw or Apply for Pass/Fail for Module 2
March 11 (W) Rome Only, No Classes Papal Audience and MANDATORY Cultural Mentoring Program
March 13 (F) Class in Limerick Only (Make-up for St. Patrick's Day)
March 13 (F) Rome Only, Class (Make-up for Papal Audience and Cultural Mentoring Program, March 11)
March 17 (T) No Class in Limerick Only (St. Patrick's Day)
March 20 (F) Class (Make-up for Travel Day Limerick only)
March 25 (W) Module 2 Classes End
March 26 (Th) Travel to 3rd City (No Classes)
March 27 (F) Mandatory Orientation
March 28 (S) Mandatory Orientation (Limerick & Rome Only)
March 29 (Su) Free Day
March 30 (M) Module 3 Classes Begin
April 1 (W) Last Day to Add/Drop Module 3
April 10 (F) - April 19 (Su) Easter Break (No Classes)
April 20 (M) Classes Resume
April 22 (W) Last Day to Withdraw or Apply for Pass/Fail for Module 3
April 22 (W) Rome Only, No Classes Papal Audience and MANDATORY Cultural Mentoring Program
April 24 (F) Rome Only, Class (Make-up for Papal Audience and Cultural Mentoring Program, April 22)
May 1 (F) Class in Limerick Only (Make-up for May Day)
May 4 (M) No Class in Limerick Only (May Day)
May 7 (Th) Final Day of Module 3 Classes
May 8 (F) End of Program.  Students Must Vacate Residence by 8 a.m.
The program start and end dates below are finalized, but all other dates should be considered tentative.  All students must arrive on August 25 for the program start date, and should not plan to depart before finals end on December 17.   

In Rome, there is a mandatory weekly meeting every Tuesday
 
August 25 (T) Arrival in First City (Housing Unavailable Before 8/25)
August 26 (W) - 28 (F) Mandatory Orientation
August 30 (Su) Free Day
August 31 (M) Module 1 Classes Begin
September 2 (W) Last Day to Add/Drop Module 1
September 4 (F) Class (Make-up for Travel Day Oct 1)
September 11 (F) Class in Rome only ( Make-up for Papal Audience Sept 16)
September 16 (W) No Class Rome Only - Papal audience & Mandatory Cultural
September 30 (W) Class - Module 1 Ends
October 1 (Th) Travel to 2nd City (No Classes)
October 2 (F) Mandatory Orientation
October 3 (S) Mandatory Orientation (Rome Only)
October 4 (Su) Free Day
October 5 (M) Module 2 Classes Begin
October 7 (W) Last Day to Add/Drop Module 2
October 9 (F) Class (Make-up for Travel Day Nov. 12)
October 16 (F) Class in Rome only ( Make-up for Papal Audience Oct 21)
October 21 (W) No Class Rome only (Papal Audience and Mandatory Cultural Mentoring Program)
October 23 (F) - November 1 (Su) Mid-Semester Break (No Classes)
November 2 (M) Classes Resume
November 6 (F) Class in Paris Only (Make-up for Armistice Day)
November 10 (T) Class - Module 2 Ends (Paris Only)
November 11 (W) Classes - Module 2 Ends
November 11 (W) No Class - Armistice Day (Paris Only)
November 12 (Th) Travel to 3rd City (No Classes)
November 13 (F) Mandatory Orientation
November 14 (S) Mandatory Orientation (Rome Only)
November 15 (Su) Free Day
November 16 (M) Module 3 Classes Begin
November 18 (W) Last Day to Add/Drop Module 3
November 20 (F) Class (Make-up for Thanksgiving)
November 26 (Th) No Class - Thanksgiving
December 2 (W) No Class Rome only (Papal Audience and Mandatory Cultural Mentoring Program)
December 4 (F) Class Rome Only (Make up for Papal Audience Dec 2)
December 8 (T) Rome only No Class - Holiday
December 11 (F) Class Rome Only (Make-up for Dec 8 Holiday)
December 17 (Th) Class - Module 3 Ends
December 18 (F) End of Program (Must Vacate Residence by 8 a.m.)
The program start and end dates below are finalized, but all other dates should be considered tentative.  All students must arrive on January 12 for the program start date, and should not plan to depart before finals end on May 6.
 
January 12 (T) Arrival in First City (Housing Unavailable Before 1/12)
January 13 (W) - 15 (F) Mandatory Orientation
January 17 (Su) Free Day
January 18 (M) Module 1 Classes Begin
January 20 (W) Last Day to Add/Drop Module 1
February 12 (F) Class (Make-up for Travel Day)
February 17 (W) Class - Module 1 Ends
February 18 (Th) Travel to 2nd City (No Classes)
February 19 (F) Mandatory Orientation
February 20 (S) Mandatory Orientation (Rome Only)
February 21 (Su) Free Day
February 22 (M) Module 2 Classes Begin
February 24 (W) Last Day to Add/Drop Module 2
March 12 (F) Class in Limerick Only (Make-up for St. Patrick's Day)
March 17 (W) No Class in Limerick Only (St. Patrick's Day)
March 19 (F) Class (Make-up for Travel Day)
March 24 (W) Class - Module 2 Ends
March 25 (Th) Travel to 3rd City (No Classes)
March 26 (F) Mandatory Orientation
March 27 (F) Mandatory Orientation (Rome Only)
March 28 (Su) Free Day
March 29 (M) Module 3 Classes Begin
March 31 (W) Last Day to Add/Drop Module 3
April 2 (F) - 11 (S) Easter Break (No Classes)
April 12 (M) Classes Resume
April 30 (F) Class in Limerick Only (Make-up for May Day)
May 3 (M) No Class in Limerick Only (May Day)
May 6 (Th) Class - Module 3 Ends
May 7 (F) End of Program (Students Must Vacate Residence by 8 a.m.)