Kasteel Well

Spring 2014 Calendar


Wednesday 1 New Year’s Day
Thursday 2 Required Online Course, “Introduction to the Netherlands and the City of Amsterdam,” begins on CANVAS at 9:00 am EST (Part 1 ONLY).
Sunday 5 Online Add/Drop for Kasteel Well Ends
Wednesday 8 Access to online course content, Part 1, closes at 9:00 pm EST
Thursday 9 Required Online Course Exam, Part 1, 9:00 am–5:00 pm EST
Sunday 12 Online course content for Part I closed at 9:00 pm EST
Monday 13 Required Online Course Make-up Exam, Part 1, 9:00 am–5:00 pm EST for those who did NOT pass the Part 1 test. Part II Online Course content will be released to all.
Thursday 16 Depart for Kasteel Well from Boston
Friday 17 Arrival at Kasteel Well/Orientation Day
Saturday - Sunday 18-19 Orientation Weekend
Monday 20 Classes Begin
Friday 24 Departure for Amsterdam [Mandatory Group Excursion #1]
Saturday 25 2nd Amsterdam Day; overnight in same accommodation as Friday night
Sunday 26 Amsterdam excursion ends for some students. There may be required class activities for other students. If so, they should end by 1:00–2:00 pm. Students must return to the castle by evening.

Students are responsible for arranging and paying for their travel back to the castle.
Monday 27 Online course content for Part 2 closes at 9:00 pm EST
Tuesday 28 Required Online Course Exam, Part 2, Introduction to the History of the Netherlands and the City of Amsterdam takes place at the castle 9:00–9:30 pm (Dutch time)


Monday 17 President’s Day, Classes Held
Monday - Thursday 24-27 Mid-Term Examinations and Regular Classes
Friday 28 Departure for Madrid [Mandatory Group Excursion #2] - overnight in Madrid


Saturday 1 2nd Madrid Day and overnight in hotel
Sunday 2 3rd Madrid Day and overnight in hotel
Monday 3 Madrid Group excursion ends at 4:00 pm in Madrid
PAY ATTENTION: Independent Travel Break Begins from Madrid
Tuesday - Saturday 4 - 8 Independent Travel Break
Sunday 9 Independent Travel Break Ends; return to castle by evening
Monday 10

Classes Resume.

Summer 2014 registration begins online
Advising for Fall 2014 registration begins

Monday 31 Fall 2014 registration begins


Wednesday 9 No Course Withdrawals (WP or WF) Permitted After This Date
Thursday 10 Classes End
Friday 11 Reading Day/Make-Up Classes
Saturday - Monday 12 - 14 Final Exams
Tuesday 15 Room Inventory; Farewell Dinner
Wednesday 16 Departure from Kasteel Well for Boston

Subject to change.