Academic Calendar

J-TERM & FACULTY-LED PROGRAMS 2023

Dates vary by ProgramVisit Home Institution Website for Program Dates

SPRING SEMESTER 2023 

January 10, TuesdayDeparture from Home Country
January 11, WednesdayArrival in Florence
January 12-13, Thursday – FridayOrientation
January 16, MondayClasses Begin
February 27 – March 2, Monday – ThursdayMidterm Exams
March 3 – 12, Friday – SundaySemester Break
April 10, MondayHoliday – Institute Closed
April 20, ThursdayClasses End
April 24-27, Monday – ThursdayFinal Exams
April 27, ThursdayFarewell Reception
April 28, FridayProgram Ends
April 29, SaturdayStudents vacate apartments by 10 am

MAYMESTER PROGRAMS 2023

Dates vary by ProgramVisit Home Institution Website for Program Dates

ARCHAEOLOGY FIELD SCHOOL PROGRAM

May 26, FridayDeparture from U.S.
May 27, SaturdayArrivals in Rome and Transfer to Hotel in Perugia – Welcome Dinner
May 28, SundayOrientation Day 1 – Transfers to Housing – Open House
May 29, MondayClasses Begin
July 6, ThursdayLast day of Classes
July 7, FridayFinal Exams & Farewell Festa
July 8, SaturdayBus Departure for Rome Airport

SUMMER SESSION I 2023

May 17, WednesdayDeparture from Home Country
May 18, ThursdayArrival in Florence
May 19 – 20, Friday – SaturdayOrientation
May 22, MondayClasses Begin
June 26 – 29, Monday – ThursdayLast Week of Classes/Final Exams
June 30, FridayProgram Ends, Students vacate apartments by 10 am

SUMMER SESSION II 2023

July 1 SaturdayDeparture from US
July 2, SundayArrival in Florence
July 3, MondayOrientation
July 4, TuesdayClasses Begin
July 7, FridayMakeup Day
July 24 – 27, Monday – ThursdayLast Week of Classes
July 29, SaturdayProgram Ends, Students vacate apartments by 10 am

FALL SEMESTER 2023

August 29, TuesdayDeparture from Home Country
August 30, WednesdayArrival in Florence
August 31 – September  1, Thursday – FridayOrientation
September 4, MondayClasses Begin
October 16-19, Monday – ThursdayMidterm Exams
October 20-29, Friday – SundaySemester Break
November 1, WednesdayHoliday – Institute Open
December 7, ThursdayClasses End
December 8, FridayHoliday – Institute Open
December 11-14, Monday – ThursdayFinal Exams
December 14, ThursdayFarewell Reception
December 15, FridayProgram Ends
December 16, SaturdayStudents vacate apartments by 10 am

SPRING SEMESTER 2024

January 9, TuesdayDeparture from Home Country
January 10, WednesdayArrival in Florence
January 11-12, Thursday – FridayOrientation
January 15, MondayClasses Begin
February 26-29, Monday – ThursdayMidterm Exams
March 1-10, Friday – SundaySemester Break
April 1, MondayHoliday – Institute Closed
April 18, ThursdayClasses End
April 22-25, Monday – ThursdayFinal Exams
April 25, ThursdayFarewell Reception
April 26, FridayProgram Ends
April 27, SaturdayStudents vacate apartments by 10 am