Program Dates

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Spring 2021 Dates

Programs that include classes at local universities may have different teaching, break, exam periods, and program end dates. Some dates may be subject to change pending publication of the local university academic calendar. 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.

Pre-arrival programming:

  • January 4–February 4 – Optional pre-arrival online course (PSY 393 – Personality or ECN 364 – The World Economy, both 3 credit courses)
  • January 27 – Required online orientation begins

Arrival in Madrid: February 10

Required orientation in Madrid: February 11–12

Classes begin on-site: February 15

Semester break: March 26–April 5

Final exams: May 6

Program ends: May 7

Optional Signature Seminars: May 8–17