Academic Calendar 2018-2019

Summer - Tuesday, 22 May to Friday, 13 July 2018 (Monday 21 May is the official start of term, yet it is a recognized Swiss holiday)

Fall 1 - Monday, 27 August to Friday, 19 October, 2018
Break - Monday, 22 October to Friday, 26 October 2018
Fall 2 - Monday, 29 October to Friday, 21 December 2018

Spring 1 - Monday, 14 January to Friday, 8 March, 2019
Break - Monday, 11 March to Friday, 15 March 2019
Spring 2 - Monday, 18 March to Friday, 10 May 2019

Graduation Ceremony – Saturday, 11 May 2019

Break - Monday, 13 May to Friday, 17 May 2019

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE FOR 2018 – 2019

NOTE:  The University will remain open for classes and/or exams on Thursday, 10 May 2018 (Ascension)

Pentecost Monday, 21 May 2018 (this Swiss holiday will be recognized;  it would normally 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
 – Wednesday, 1 August 2018

Jeune Genevois
 – Thursday, 6 September 2018

Christmas closing
: Monday, 24 December 2018 through Wednesday, 2 January 2019
Administration offices will reopen on Thursday, 3 January 2019

Easter Friday
, 19 April 2019 and Easter Monday, 22 April 2019

The University will be closed on the above holidays.