Program Dates

Fall 2019 Dates

Some dates are subject to change pending publication of University of Florence academic calendar. Programs that include classes at local universities may have different teaching, break, exam periods, and program end dates. Students receive a detailed program calendar upon arrival abroad. Use this guide [PDF, 361 KB] for information on how to look up academic and financial deadlines for classes once you are registered and your class schedule is reflected in MySlice.

Optional Sustainability Signature Seminar: August 25-September 2, 2019

Group Arrival in Florence/Mandatory orientation begins: September 3

Syracuse Center Semester Classes Begin: September 9

Syracuse Center Program Break: October 25–November 3
(Intensive Language Program students may depart after their morning class on Friday, October 25)

Syracuse Center final exams begin: December 14

Syracuse Center, Intensive Language, and University of Florence Programs End: December 18


Spring 2020 Dates

Some dates are subject to change pending publication of University of Florence academic calendar. Programs that include classes at local universities may have different teaching, break, exam periods, and program end dates. Students receive a detailed program calendar upon arrival abroad. Use this guide [PDF, 361 KB] for information on how to look up academic and financial deadlines for classes once you are registered and your class schedule is reflected in MySlice.

Optional Sustainability Signature Seminar: January 5-13, 2020

Intensive Language Program orientation begins: January 6, 2020

Group arrival in Florence/Mandatory orientation begins: January 14

Syracuse Center Semester Classes Begin: January 20

Syracuse Center Program Break: March 6–March 15

Syracuse Center final exams begin: April 27

Syracuse Center and Intensive Language Programs end: April 30

Optional Culinary Crossings Signature Seminar: May 2-12 (students may depart from Florence on May 13)

University of Florence Program ends: June 10*

* Tentative and subject to change; before purchasing return travel fare, discuss with your admissions counselor!