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Graduate Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Graduate Calendar 2016-2017

EventDate
Jerusalem Ulpan
Registration day for Jerusalem UlpanJune 21, 2016
Jerusalem Ulpan beginsJune 22, 2016
Jerusalem Ulpan endsJuly 26, 2016
Summer Ulpan
Summer Ulpan Registration without housingAugust 1, 2016
Summer Ulpan Registration with housingAugust 2, 2016
Summer Ulpan beginsAugust 3, 2016
Summer Ulpan endsSeptember 22, 2016
Pre Semester
Academic Registration for courses (year and Autumn semester students only)July 31 - August 15, 2016
Rosh Hashana (University offices closed)October 2-4, 2016
Yom Kippur (University offices closed)October 11-12, 2016
Succoth Vacation (University offices closed)October 16-24, 2016
Orientation Week for Students Attending the Academic Year or the Autumn SemesterOctober 23-27, 2016
Placement Exam in Literary ArabicOctober 24, 2016
Placement Exam in Biblical HebrewOctober 25, 2016
Autumn Semester
Autumn Semester BeginsOctober 30, 2016
Add/Drop WeekNovember 6-10, 2016
Academic Registration for Spring Semester Courses (Students Attending Spring Semester only)December 11-22, 2016
Chanukah + Christmas VacationDecember 25, 2016
Autumn Semester EndsJanuary 29, 2017
Modern Hebrew Language Final ExamJanuary 30-31, 2017
Exam Week - Session 1 ("Moed A")February 1-5, 2017
Autumn semester students vacate dormsFebruary 6, 2017
Exam Week - Session 2 ("Moed B")February 19-23, 2017
Intersession (Winter break)
Exams are held during the intercession. Check your exam schedule before booking flights
January 30 - February 26, 2017
Spring Semester
Spring Semester BeginsFebruary 27, 2017
Add/Drop WeekMarch 5-9, 2016
Purim VacationMarch 12-13, 2017
Passover VacationMarch 29 - April 18, 2017
Memorial and Independence Day VacationMay 1-2, 2017
Student DayMay 24, 2017
Shavuot VacationMay 30 - June 1, 2017
Spring Semester EndsJune 28, 2017
Modern Hebrew Language Final ExamJune 29-30, 2017
Exam Week - Session 1 ("Moed A")July 2-6, 2017
Spring semester students vacate dormsJuly 9, 2017
Exam Week - Session 2 ("Moed B")July 23-27, 2017
Summer Semester
Summer Semester begins (for three semesters MA degree programs)July 9, 2017
Add/Drop WeekJuly 9-13, 2017
Tisha B'Av (University offices closed)August 1, 2017
Summer semester ends for MA in Nonprofit Management and LeadershipAugust 10, 2017
Summer semester ends for MBA in Entrepreneurship and InnovationTBA
Summer semester ends for MA in Israel Studies and MA in Jewish Studies. Last day of seminar courses in the MA in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies.August 24, 2017
Last day of course 01923 Literary Arabic Advanced (for students in the MA in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies)August 31, 2017
Exam Week - Session 1 ("Moed A")September 3-7, 2017
One year ma students vacate dormsSeptember 10, 2017
Exam Week - Session 2 ("Moed B")September 17-20, 2017

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