Program Dates

Note: 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 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.


Fall 2022

Students arrive in Strasbourg: August 29

Required orientation: August 29 – September 3

Semester Classes begin: September 5

Semester Break: October 29 – November 6
(break for students in Sciences-Po classes: October 28 – November 1)

Syracuse Center Program final exams start: December 12

Syracuse Center and Discovery Programs end: December 16

French Language Institute, Université de Strasbourg, Sciences Po-Strasbourg  and Engineering Programs end: December 17


Spring 2023

Students arrive in Strasbourg: January 10

Required orientation: January 10-13

Semester Classes begin: January 16

Semester Break: February 18 – 26

Syracuse Center Program final exams start: April 24

Syracuse Center Program ends: April 28

Université de Strasbourg Program ends: May 6

Sciences Po-Strasbourg Program ends: May 21

French Language Institute Program ends: June 1