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Study Abroad (JYA)

Semester dates


Fall/Autumn Semester

Date for new students to arrive: Wednesday 14th or Thursday 15th September 2016.

Term dates: 26 September 2015 - 20 January 2016

Please note that students studying for the Autumn semester only may not be expected to return after Christmas recess for the examination period - please check whether alternative assessment will be arranged.

Teaching will end on 9th December 2016 - this is the end of the semester if you don't have to take exams.

Examining period

9 January - 20 January 2017


Spring Semester 2016/17 

Date for new students to arrive:

Monday 16 January 2017

Teaching period: 

23 January - 9 June 2017

Easter Recess

8 - 30 April 2017

Examining Period

8 May - 9 June 2017

In general you would arrive one to two weeks before the start date of the semester in which you are beginning your studies. You can then attend orientation, join freshers' events and settle into your new home.

Study Abroad (JYA)