Program Dates

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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, 2019

UAM Liberal Arts in Spanish Program Ends: January 20, 2020*

* SPECIAL NOTE TO STUDENTS INTERESTED IN TAKING FALL CLASSES AT UAM:
Date is 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. 


Spring 2020 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: January 12, 2020

Required Signature Seminar Begins: January 13

Syracuse Madrid Center Classes Begin: January 27

Syracuse Madrid Center Semester Break:  April 6–13

Final Exams Begin: May 4

Syracuse Madrid Center Program Ends: May 8

UAM Liberal Arts in Spanish Program Ends: May 30, 2020 (TBC)*

* Date is tentative and subject to change pending publication of Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM) academic calendar. Students taking classes at the UAM should be prepared to remain in Madrid beyond the Madrid Center program end date.