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 4–11 (Required online orientation and optional online prequel Spanish course)
Arrival in Santiago: January 13
Continuing coursework for online prequel Spanish course: January 13–27
Syracuse Santiago Center classes and required Signature Seminar begin: February 1
Orientation and registration at Pontificia Universidad Católica: March 2*
Classes begin at Pontificia Universidad Católica: March 4*
Program ends: July 9
* Dates subject to change pending release of local university calendar. Before purchasing flight tickets, be sure to discuss with your International Program Advisor.