Kasteel Well

Fall 2015 Calendar

August

Friday 1 Tuition Due for Fall 2014 semester
Monday 24 Required Online Course, Introduction to the Netherlands and the City of Amsterdam, begins on Canvas at 9:00 am EST (Part 1 ONLY).
Sunday 30 Online drop/add for Kasteel Well students ends at midnight. After this date students will not be allowed to change classes.

September

Wednesday 2 Access to online course content, Part 1, closes at 9:00 pm EST
Thursday 3 Required Online Course Exam - Part 1 (Introduction to the Netherlands & the City of Amsterdam) takes place between 9 am - 5 pm EST
Students will find out if they passed at the end of the online test
Online Course Content Part 2 is released to all students
Thursday 10 Depart for Kasteel Well from Boston
Friday 11 Arrival at Kasteel Well, Orientation Day. Mandatory for ALL students
Saturday–Sunday 12–13 Orientation Weekend. Mandatory for ALL students
Monday 14 Classes Begin
Friday 18 Departure for Amsterdam [Mandatory Excursion #1 - leave early morning on group buses - overnight in Amsterdam
Saturday 19 2nd Amsterdam day and overnight
Sunday 20 Mandatory Civic Engagement Activity; Amsterdam Excursion Ends. PAY ATTENTION: students will pay for and arrange their own transportation back to the castle
Tuesday 22 Access to online course content Part 2 closes for all students 9:00 pm EST
Wednesday 23 Required Online Course Exam – Part 2, Introduction to the Netherlands and the City of Amsterdam takes place at the castle 9:15 - 10:15 pm Dutch time

October

Monday 12 Columbus Day, Classes Held
Friday 16 Optional Faculty-Guided Day Excursion
Monday - Thursday 19-22 Mid-term exams. Advising for Spring 2016 class registration begins.
Friday 23 Departure for Vienna, Austria [Mandatory Excursion #2 - leave early morning - overnight in Vienna
Saturday 24 2nd Vienna Day and Overnight
Sunday 25 3rd Vienna Day and Overnight
Monday 26 4th Vienna Day - Excursion Ends at 4:00 pm and Independent Travel Break Begins
Tuesday - Sunday 27-Nov. 1 Independent Travel Break - Students will begin their travel from Vienna, Austria.
Students will pay for and arrange their own transportation back to the castle.

November

Sunday 1 Independent Travel Break Ends - All students must return by 10:30 pm to retrieve their room key from the Office of Student Affairs before it closes for the evening (no exceptions).
Monday 2 Classes Resume
Thursday 5 Spring 2016 registration begins
Wednesday 11 Veteran's Day, Classes will be held
Friday 13 Optional Faculty-Guided Day Excursion
Friday 20 Mandatory Civic Engagement Activity
Saturday 21 No Course Withdrawals (WP or WF) permitted after this date.
Thursday 26 Thanksgiving - Classes will be held

December

Thursday 3 Classes End
Friday 4 Reading Day/Make-Up Classes - NO TRAVEL WEEKEND
Saturday–Monday 5-7 Final Exams - NO TRAVEL WEEKEND
Tuesday 8 Room Inventory – Farewell Dinner
Wednesday 9 Departure from Kasteel Well for Boston
Tuesday 22 Fall 2015 Grades Due by 12 noon EST

As of 7.6.15. Subject to Change.