Program Dates

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Fall 2018 Dates

Dates are subject to change pending publication of local universities’ calendars. 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 26, 2018

Required Signature Seminar Begins: August 27

Discovery Madrid Departure from US: September 2

Business at IEU Special Program Begins: September 3* (Students enrolled in IEU program will not be able to participate in a Signature Seminar.)

Syracuse Madrid Center Classes Begin: September 10

Final Exams Begin: December 11

Syracuse Madrid Center Program Ends: December 14

* Subject to change pending publication of IEU academic calendar. Program may require students participating in this program to stay beyond the regular SU Madrid program end date. 

SPECIAL NOTE TO STUDENTS INTERESTED IN TAKING 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 students continuing their study in the spring semester. 

 


Spring 2018 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: January 7, 2018

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

Required Signature Seminar Begins: January 8

Syracuse Center Classes Begin: January 22

Syracuse Center Semester Break: March 24 – April 2

Final Exams Begin: May 3

Syracuse Madrid Center Program Ends: May 9

UAM Liberal Arts in Spanish Program Ends: June 2*

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