Academic Calendar

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar

Click on a semester below to see the Academic Calendar for that semester.


Fall 2018

LIU Global’s Registration Deadline for Spring 2019 is: Friday, October 19, 2018

Asia-Pacific Center

Thursday, August 30 Depart U.S.

Saturday, September 1

Arrive in Fiji – semester begins

Saturday, September 1 – Friday, September 21

Program in Fiji

Wednesday, September 5 – Tuesday, September 18

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 14 Enrollment verification deadline
Tuesday, September 18 Registration and program changes end

Friday, September 21

Flight: Fiji to Australia

Saturday, September 22 – Saturday, November 24

Program in Australia

Monday, October 8 Spring 2019 registration begins for continuing students

Tuesday, November 13 

Last day to withdraw from full-semester course(s)

Saturday, November 24 Flight: Australia to New Zealand
Sunday, November 25 – Sunday, December 9 Program in New Zealand

Tuesday, December 4

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester

Sunday, December 9

Semester ends

Friday, December 14

Deadline to post grades

 

China Center

Wednesday, August 22

Semester begins

Wednesday, September 5 – Tuesday, September 18

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 14 Enrollment verification deadline

Tuesday, September 18

Registration and program changes end
Monday, October 8 Spring 2019 registration begins for continuing students

Tuesday, November 13 

Last day to withdraw from full-semester course(s)

Tuesday, December 4

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester

Friday, December 7

Semester ends

Friday, December 14

Deadline to post grades

 

Costa Rica Center

Sunday, August 26 – Wednesday, August 29

Orientation for new students in Brooklyn, NY

Wednesday, August 29

Travel as a group to Costa Rica

Thursday, August 30

Semester begins

Wednesday, September 5 – Tuesday, September 18

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 14 Enrollment verification deadline
Tuesday, September 18 Registration and program changes end
Monday, October 8 Spring 2019 registration begins for continuing students

Tuesday, November 13

Last day to withdraw from full-semester course(s)

Tuesday, December 4

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester

Friday, December 7

Semester ends

Friday, December 14

Deadline to post grades

 

Europe Center

Sunday, August 19

Europe 1 begins in London

Sunday, August 19 TBD

London Program at South Bank University

TBD – Tuesday, September 4

Berlin Program

Tuesday, September 4 – Saturday, December 8

Alcalá Program

Wednesday, September 5 – Tuesday, September 18

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 14 Enrollment verification deadline

Tuesday, September 18

Registration and program changes end

Monday, October 8 Spring 2019 registration begins for continuing students

Tuesday, November 13 

Last day to withdraw from full-semester course(s)

Tuesday, December 4

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester

Saturday, December 8

Semester ends

Friday, December 14

Deadline to post grades

 

International Research and Internship Semester (IRIS)

Monday, August 20 – Sunday, September 2

Arrive at IRIS location (consult with relevant director as well as Director of IRIS about location-specific arrival dates)

Monday, September 3           

IRIS classes begin

Wednesday, September 5 – Tuesday, September 18

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 14

Enrollment verification deadline

Tuesday, September 18 Registration and program changes end
Monday, October 8 Spring 2019 registration begins for continuing students

Tuesday, November 13

Last day to withdraw from full-semester course(s)

Tuesday, December 4

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester

Sunday, December 9

Semester ends

Friday, December 14

Deadline to post grades

 

New York Center

Wednesday, September 5

Weekday classes begin

Wednesday, September 5 – Tuesday, September 18

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 14

Enrollment verification deadline

Tuesday, September 18

Registration and program changes end

Monday, October 8 Spring 2019 registration begins for continuing students

Tuesday, November 13

Last day to withdraw from full-semester course(s)

Wednesday, November 21

Wednesday follows a Friday schedule

Thursday, November 22 – Sunday, November 25

Thanksgiving holiday no class

Monday, November 26

Classes resume

Tuesday, December 4 Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester

Thursday, December 13

Semester classes meeting Monday through Friday end

Friday, December 14 – Thursday, December 20

Final examinations

Friday, December 21

Deadline to post grades

Winter recess begins

 

Spring 2019

Registration Deadline for Fall 2019: April 19, 2019

Australia

Monday, January 22 - Sunday, February 4

Registration and program changes

Thursday, January 24 Depart U.S.

Saturday, January 26

Arrive in Byron Bay, Australia

Sunday, January 27 – Monday, January 28

Orientation

Tuesday, January 29

Semester and classes begin

Wednesday, January 30
Enrollment verification deadline
Friday, February 22 Last day to apply for May degree 
Monday, March 4 Fall 2019 registration begins for continuing students

Friday, April 5

Last day for withdrawal from full-semester classes

Tuesday, April 23 – Sunday, May 12

Bali program

Tuesday, April 30 Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester

Sunday, May 12

Semester ends (in Bali)

Thursday, May 16

Deadline to post grades

 

China

Wednesday, January 23

Semester begins

Tuesday, January 22 – Monday, February 4 Registration and program changes
Wednesday, January 30 Enrollment verification deadline

Thursday, February 5 – Friday, February 8

Chinese Lunar New Year Break

Monday, March 4 Fall 2019 registration begins for continuing students
Friday, April 5 Last day for withdrawal from full-semester classes
Tuesday, April 30 Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester

Friday, May 10

Semester ends

Thursday, May 16

Deadline to post grades

 

Costa Rica

Saturday, January 19 – Sunday, January 20

Arrival on own

Monday, January 21

Semester begins

Tuesday, January 22 – Monday, February 4 Registration and program changes
Wednesday, January 30 Enrollment verification deadline
Monday, March 4 Fall 2019 registration begins for continuing students
Friday, April 5 Last day for withdrawal from full-semester classes
Saturday, April 13 – Sunday, April 21 Center closed for Holy Week
Tuesday, April 30 Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester

Friday, May 10

Semester ends

Thursday, May 16

Deadline to post grades

 

Europe

Sunday, January 13

Students arrive in Vienna

Module 1: Vienna-Budapest

Tuesday, January 22 – Monday, February 4 Registration and program changes

Saturday, January 26

Students arrive in Florence

Monday, January 28
Module 2: Florence

Wednesday, January 30

Enrollment verification deadline

Monday, March 4 Fall 2019 Registration begins for continuing students
Friday, March 8 - Tuesday, March 12
Rome Conference/Excursion
Friday, April 5 Last day for withdraw from from full-semester classes

Saturday, April 13

Arrival Sarajevo

Monday, April 15
Module 3:  Bosnia and Herzegovina
Saturday, April 27
Last day of classes (Sarajevo)

Tuesday, April 30

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester

Thursday, May 16 Deadline to post grades

 

New York City

Tuesday, January 22

Semester begins

Tuesday, January 22
Capstone Orientation

Tuesday, January 22 – Monday, February 4

Registration and program changes

Wednesday, January 30

Enrollment verification deadline

Monday, February 18

President's Day – no classes

Tuesday, February 19

Tuesday follows a Monday schedule

Friday, February 22
Last day to apply for May degree
Monday, March 4
Fall 2019 registration begins for continuing students

Monday, March 11 – Sunday, March 17

Spring recess - no classes

Monday, March 18 Classes resume

Tuesday, March 26 – Friday, March 29

Capstone Washington, D.C. trip

Friday, April 5 Last day for withdrawal from full-semester classes
Wednesday, April 10 – Saturday, April 13
National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)

Friday, April 26

Senior Thesis deadline

TBD
Discovery Day
Tuesday, April 30 Change of grade due for INCs from the previous fall semester

Monday, May 3

Senior Sendoff

Monday, May 7
Semester ends

Wednesday, May 8 - Tuesday, May 14

Tuesday, May 14

Final examinations-graduate and undergraduate

Commencement and Senior Recognition Ceremony

Thursday, May 16
Deadline to post grades

Friday, May 17

Conferral of May degrees

 

Fall 2019

LIU Global’s Registration Deadline for Fall 2020 is: Monday, April 20, 2020

Australia Center

Thursday, August 22
Depart U.S.
Saturday, August 24
Arrive in Byron Bay, Australia
Sunday, August 24 - Friday, September 27
Program in Australia
Sunday, August 24 - Monday, August 25 Orientation
Monday, August 25 Semester and classes begin
Wednesday, September 4 - Tuesday, September 17
Registration and program changes
Friday, September 13
Enrollment verification deadline
Tuesday, September 17
Registration and program changes end
Saturday, September 28
Flight:  Australia to Fiji
Sunday, September 29 - Sunday, October 13
Program in Fiji
Monday, October 7
Spring 2020 registration begins for continuing students
Sunday, October 13
Flight:  Fiji to Australia
Monday, October 14 - Friday, November 22
Program in Australia
Monday, October 14 - Sunday, October 20
Study week (no classes)
Friday, November 8
Last day for partial withdrawal of undergraduate courses
Saturday, November 23
Flight:  Australia to New Zealand
Sunday, November 24 - Saturday, December 7
Program in New Zealand
Tuesday, December 3 Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester
Saturday, December 7
Semester ends in New Zealand (NZ)
Sunday, December 8
Depart Wellington, NZ
Sunday, December 8 Semester ends
Monday, December 23
Deadline to post grades

 

China Center

Wednesday, August 21

Semester begins

Wednesday, September 4-Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 13
Enrollment verification deadline

Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes end
Monday, October 7 Spring 2020 registration begins for continuing students

Friday, November 8

Last day for partial withdrawal of undergraduate courses

Tuesday, December 3

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester

Friday, December 6

Semester ends

Monday, December 23

Deadline to post grades

 

Costa Rica Center

Sunday, August 25 – Wednesday, August 28

New Student Freshman Orientation in Brooklyn, NY

Wednesday, August 28

Travel as a group to Costa Rica

Thursday, August 29 - Saturday, August 31

Orientation in Costa Rica

Wednesday, September 4 – Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 13 Enrollment verification deadline
Tuesday, September 17 Registration and program changes end
Monday, October 7 Spring 2020 registration begins for continuing students

Friday, November 8

Last day for partial withdrawal of undergraduate courses

Tuesday, December 3

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester

Friday, December 6

Semester ends

Monday, December 23

Deadline to post grades

 

Europe Center

Friday, June 14

Final date to choose courses at the University of Alcala, Alcala courses only
Friday, August 30
Students arrive in Barcelona
Saturday, August 31
Program begins in Barcelona
Wednesday, September 4

Alcalá Program begins

Wednesday, September 4 – Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 13 Enrollment verification deadline
Friday, September 13 - Sunday, September 15 Program in Valencia

Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes end

Monday, October 7 Spring 2020 registration begins for continuing students
Thursday, October 10 - Sunday, October 13 Program in Andalucia

Friday, November 8

Last day for partial withdrawal of undergraduate courses
Wednesday, November 27 Flight to Morocco
Thursday, November 28 - Sunday, December 8 Program in Morocco

Tuesday, December 3

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester

Friday, December 20

Semester ends

Monday, December 23

Deadline to post grades

 

International Research and Internship Semester (IRIS)

Sunday, September 1

Arrive at IRIS location (consult with relevant director as well as Director of IRIS about location-specific arrival dates)

Monday, September 2          

IRIS classes begin

Wednesday, September 4 – Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 13

Enrollment verification deadline

Tuesday, September 17 Registration and program changes end
Monday, October 7 Spring 2020 registration begins for continuing students

Friday, November 8

Last day for partial withdrawal of undergraduate courses

Tuesday, December 3

Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester

Friday, November 29

Semester ends, depart IRIS location

Monday, December 23

Deadline to post grades

 

New York Center

Wednesday, September 4

Weekday classes begin

Wednesday, September 4 – Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes

Friday, September 13

Enrollment verification deadline

Tuesday, September 17

Registration and program changes end

Monday, October 7 Spring 2020 registration begins for continuing students
Friday, October 18 Last day to apply for January degree

Friday, November 8

Last day for partial withdrawal of undergraduate courses

Wednesday, November 20 – Sunday, November 24

Thanksgiving holiday no classes

Monday, November 25

Classes resume

Tuesday, December 3 Change of grade due for INCs from the previous spring semester

Friday, December 13

Semester classes meeting Monday through Friday end

Monday, December 16 – Friday, December 20

Final examinations - undergraduate and graduate

Saturday, December 21

Winter recess begins

Monday, December 23  Deadline to post grades