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Graduate Academic Calendar

Graduate Calendar 2016-2017

Graduate Calendar 2017-2018

EventDate
Biblical Hebrew Beginner's (summer preparatory course for MA in Bible)June 14 – July 20, 2017
Registration for Jerusalem UlpanJune 26, 2017
Jerusalem UlpanJune 26 – July 31, 2017
Registration for Summer UlpanAugust 6 – 7, 2017
Summer UlpanAugust 7 – September 27, 2017
Pre Semester
Academic Registration for courses (Autumn semester students, year students and three-semester students) July 16 – August 3, 2017
Rosh Hashana (University offices closed)September 20 – 22, 2017
Yom Kippur (University offices closed)
September 29 – 30, 2017
Succoth Vacation (University offices closed)October 4 – 12, 2017
Year and Autumn Semester students move into the dormsOctober 17 – 18, 2017
Orientation Week for students attending the academic year or the Autumn SemesterOctober 17 – 19, 2017
Placement exam in Biblical HebrewTBA
Placement exam in Literary ArabicTBA
Autumn Semester Begins October 22, 2017
Add/Drop WeekOctober 29 – November 2, 2017
Chanukah VacationDecember 17, 2017
Christmas VacationDecember 25, 2017
Autumn Semester EndsJanuary 1, 2018
Autumn semester students vacate dormsJanuary 26, 2018
Modern Hebrew Language Final ExamJanuary 26 & 28, 2018
Exam WeeksSession 1 ("Moed A")January 29 – February 1, 2018
Session 2 ("Moed B")TBA
Intersession (Winter break)Exams are held during the intercession. Check your exam schedule before booking flightsJanuary 27 – March 17, 2018
Purim VacationMarch 1 – 2, 2018
Spring Semester BeginsMarch 18, 2018
Academic Registration for Spring Semester Courses
(students attending Spring Semester only)
TBA
Add/Drop WeekMarch 25 – 29, 2018
Passover VacationMarch 28 – April 6, 2018
Memorial and Independence Day VacationApril 17 – 20, 2018
Classes end at 16:00 on April 17
Jerusalem Day/Student DayMay 14, 2018
Shavuot VacationMay 20, 2018
Modern Hebrew Language Final ExamJune 29 - July 1, 2018
Midterm Exam WeekApril 8 – 12, 2018
Exam WeekSession 1 ("Moed A")July 2 – 5, 2018
Session 2 ("Moed B")TBA
Spring Semester EndsJune 28, 2018
Spring Semester students vacate dormsJuly 8, 2018
Summer Semester Begins
(Three semesters MA degree programs)
July 15, 2018
Add/Drop Week July 15-19, 2018
Tisha B'Av (University offices closed)July 22, 2018
Eid Al Adha VacationAugust 22, 2018
Summer semester endsSeptember 6, 2018
One Year MA students vacate dormsSeptember 16, 2018
Exam WeekSession 1 ("Moed A") September 12-13, 2018
Session 2 ("Moed B")TBA
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