Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Summer - Monday, 16 May to Friday, 8 July 2016
Term starts on Tuesday, 17 May*
Undergraduate courses 17 May - 1 July
Graduate courses 17 May - 8 July

Fall 1 - Monday, 22 August to Friday, 14 October, 2016
Break - Monday, 17 October to Friday, 21 October 2016
Fall 2 - Monday, 24 October to Friday, 16 December 2016

Spring 1 - Monday, 16 January to Friday, 10 March, 2017
Break - Monday, 13 March to Friday, 17 March 2017
Spring 2 - Monday, 20 March to Friday, 12 May 2017

Graduation Ceremony – Saturday, 13 May 2017

Break - Monday, 15 May to Friday, 19 May 2017

 

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE FOR 2016 – 2017

The University will be closed on the following days.

*Pentecost – Monday, 16 May (This should be the first day of the Summer term classes but the University will be closed. Make-up classes will be held for classes that normally meet on this day).

Swiss National Day – Monday, 1 August  2016
Jeune Genevois – Thursday, 8 September 2016
Christmas closing: Thursday, 22 December 2016 through Monday, 2 January 2017
Administration offices will reopen on Tuesday, 3 January 2017
Easter Friday, 14 April and Easter Monday, 17 April 2017