Spring 2016 Calendar
SPRING 2016 CALENDAR
|Thursday||31||Access to Materials for the Required Online Course, “Introduction to the Netherlands and the City of Amsterdam,” begins at 9:00 am EST (Part 1 ONLY).|
|Friday||1||New Year's Day|
Online Add/Drop for Kasteel Well Ends
|Wednesday||6||Access to online course content, Part 1, closes at 9:00 pm EST (6pm Pacific time)|
Required Online Course Exam, Part 1, 9:00 am–5:00 pm EST (6am - 2pm Pacific time) (you will find out your result immediately)
Release of Part II content for all students.
|Thursday||14||Depart for Kasteel Well from Boston|
|Friday||15||Arrival at Kasteel Well/Orientation Day|
|Monday||18||Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Classes Begin|
|Friday||22||Departure for Amsterdam [Mandatory Group Excursion #1]|
|Saturday||23||2nd Amsterdam Day; overnight in same accommodation as Friday night|
Mandatory Civic Engagement Activity; Amsterdam excursion ends. Students must return to the castle by evening.
Students are responsible for arranging and paying for their travel back to the castle.
|Tuesday||26||Access to online course content closes at 9:00 pm EST for all students|
|Wednesday||27||Required Online Course Exam, Part 2, Introduction to the History of the Netherlands and the City of Amsterdam takes place at the castle 9:00–9:15 pm (Dutch time). Students who fail Part II of the test will receive a FAIL for the entire course.|
|Friday||5||Optional Nijmegen Guided City Tour|
|Friday||12||Optional Faculty-Guided Day Excursion|
|Monday||15||President's Day - Classes Held|
|Monday - Thursday||22-25||Mid-Term Examinations / Regular Classes|
|Friday||26||Departure for Prague [Excursion #2]. Overnight in Prague.|
|Saturday||27||Prague Excursion 1st Day|
|Sunday||28||Prague Excursion 2nd Day|
Prague Excursion 3rd Day. Excursion ends at 4pm; Independent Travel Break begins.
|Tuesday–Saturday||1–5||Independent Travel Break|
|Sunday||6||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).|
|Friday||11||Optional Faculty-Guided Day Excursion|
|Monday||14||Undergraduate advising begins. Summer 2016 registration begins online.|
|Thursday||25||Make-up Day for Easter Monday Holiday. All Monday classes held at their original timeslots.|
Easter Monday - No Classes.
|Friday||1||Mandatory Civic Engagement Activity|
|Saturday-Sunday||2-3||NO TRAVEL WEEKEND|
|Wednesday||6||No course withdrawals (WP or WF) permitted after this date.|
|Friday||8||Reading Day/Make-Up Classes - NO TRAVEL WEEKEND|
|Saturday–Monday||9–11||Final Exams - NO TRAVEL WEEKEND|
|Tuesday||12||Room Inventory; Farewell Dinner|
|Wednesday||13||Departure from Kasteel Well for Boston|
Valid as of 7.8.15 - Subject to change.