Program Dates

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Spring 2019 Dates

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, 361KB] 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.

Business at IE University Program Begins: January 8, 2019* (Students enrolled in IEU program will not be able to participate in a Signature Seminar.)

Group Departure from US: January 9, 2019

Required Signature Seminar Begins: January 10

Syracuse Center Classes Begin: January 23

Syracuse Center Semester Break:  April 15–22

Final Exams Begin: May 8

Syracuse Madrid Center and IEU Programs End: May 14

UAM Liberal Arts in Spanish Program Ends: June 1*

* Dates are subject to change pending publication of local universities’ calendars. Students taking classes at IE University and the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM) should be prepared to remain in Madrid beyond the Madrid Center program end date. 


Fall 2019 Dates

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, 361KB] 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.

Group Departure from US (except Discovery Madrid): August 18, 2019

Required Signature Seminar Begins: August 19

Discovery Madrid Departure from US: August 25

Syracuse Madrid Center Classes Begin: September 2

Final Exams Begin: November 29

Syracuse Madrid Center Program Ends: December 4

UAM Liberal Arts in Spanish Program Ends: January 20*

* SPECIAL NOTE TO STUDENTS INTERESTED IN TAKING FALL CLASSES AT UAM:
Dates are subject to change pending publication of Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM) academic calendar. Classes taught in Spanish at UAM end in late January and are open only to Madrid students continuing their study in the spring semester.