Spring 2015 Calendar
SPRING 2015 CALENDAR - current as of 8/25/14 - subject to change
|Thursday||1||New Year's Day|
|Friday||2||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).|
Tuition, room, board, and fee payments due for Spring 2015
Online Add/Drop for Kasteel Well Ends
|Wednesday||7||Access to online course content, Part 1, closes at 9:00 pm EST|
Required Online Course Exam, Part 1, 9:00 am–5:00 pm EST (you will find out your result immediately)
Release of Part II content for those who passed the test.
Re-release of Part I content for those who failed the test.
|Sunday||11||Access to online course content closes at 9 pm EST for those students who need to take the Make Up Exam for Part I|
Required Online Course Exam, Part 1, 9:00 am–5:00 pm EST for those who did not pass the text (Part I)
Release of Part II content for all students
|Thursday||15||Depart for Kasteel Well from Boston|
|Friday||16||Arrival at Kasteel Well/Orientation Day|
|Friday||23||Departure for Amsterdam [Mandatory Group Excursion #1]|
|Saturday||24||2nd Amsterdam Day; overnight in same accommodation as Friday night|
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||26||Access to online course content closes at 9:00 pm EST for all students|
|Tuesday||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.|
|Monday–Thursday||2–5||Mid-Term Examinations/ Regular classes|
|Friday||6||Departure for Madrid [Mandatory Group Excursion #2] - overnight in Madrid|
|Saturday–Sunday||7–8||2nd and 3rd day and overnight in Madrid|
Madrid Group excursion ends at 4:00 pm in Madrid
|Tuesday–Saturday||10–14||Independent Travel Break|
|Sunday||15||Independent Travel Break Ends; return to castle by evening|
Summer 2015 registration begins
Advising for Fall 2015 registration begins
|Thursday||26||Fall 2015 registration begins|
|Monday||6||Easter Monday (Dutch National Holiday)—No Classes|
|Friday||10||Reading Day/Make-Up Classes - No Travel Allowed|
|Saturday–Monday||11–13||Final Exams - No Travel Allowed|
|Tuesday||14||Room Inventory; Farewell Dinner|
|Wednesday||15||Departure from Kasteel Well for Boston|
Valid as of 8/25/14 - Subject to change.