Calendar

ACADEMIC CALENDAR, 2013-2014

Semester 1 (September – December 2013)

August 2013 19 Registration for returning students commences
September 6 Registration for returning students ends
  12 Registration for first-year students
  13 Study abroad students arrive
  14-15 Study abroad students’ orientation
  16 Semester 1 commences
  20 Last day for drop/add
October 12 (Saturday) ACD/IAU degree conferring ceremony
  28 (Monday) Bank holiday (College closed)
  28 - 1 November Reading week 
December 6 (Friday) Final day of classes
  9 Final examinations commence (examinations run each day until Tuesday, 17 December, except for Sunday, 15 December)
  17 (Tuesday) End of final examinations (last examination ends at 5.00 pm)
  20 (Friday) Academic Office closes at 1.00 pm
  20 (Friday) College closes at 3.00 pm

Semester 2 (January – May 2014)

January 2014 6 (Monday) College re-opens
  6-17 Registration for returning students
  16 Registration for 1st year students
  17 Study abroad students arrive
  18-19 Study abroad students’ orientation
  20 (Monday) Semester 2 commences
  24 Last day for drop/add
March 17 (Monday) St Patrick’s Day Bank Holiday (College closed)
  17-21 Reading week
 April 17 (Thursday) Final day of classes
  18 Good Friday (College closed)
  21 Easter Monday (College closed)
  21-25 Study week
  28 (Monday) Final examinations commence (examinations run each day until 9 May, except for Sunday, 4 May, and Monday, 5 May)
May 5 May Bank Holiday (College closed)
  9 Final day of examinations (final exam finishes at 5.00 pm)

 SEMESTER 3 (May – August 2014)

May 2014 19 Study abroad summer classes commence
June 2     (Monday) Bank Holiday (College closed)
July 11 Final day of classes
  21 Final summer and repeats examinations commence
  25 Final day of summer and repeat examinations
  25 Summer semester ends
  28 - 8 August College closed
August 4 Bank holiday (College closed)
  12 (Tuesday) College re-opens

 

ACADEMIC CALENDAR, 2014-2015

Fall Semester (September – December 2014)

August 2014 18 Registration for returning students commences
September 5 Registration for returning students ends
  11 Registration for first-year students
  12 Study abroad students arrive
  13-14 Study abroad students’ orientation
  15 Fall Semester commences
  19 Last day for drop/add
October 10 (Friday) Graduation ceremony
  27 (Monday) Bank holiday (College closed)
  27 - 31 Reading week 
December 5 (Friday) Final day of classes
  8 Final examinations commence (examinations run each day until Tuesday, 16 December, except for Sunday, 14 December)
  16 (Tuesday) End of final examinations (last examination ends at 5.00 pm)
  19 (Friday) Academic Office closes at 1.00 pm
  19 (Friday) College closes at 3.00 pm

Spring Semester (January – May 2015)

January 2015 5 (Monday) College re-opens
  5-16 Registration for returning students
  15 Registration for 1st year students
  16 Study abroad students arrive
  17-18 Study abroad students’ orientation
  19 (Monday) Spring Semester commences
  23 Last day for drop/add
March 17 (Tuesday) St Patrick’s Day Bank Holiday (College closed)
  16-20 Reading week
 April 3 Good Friday (College closed)
  6 Easter Monday (College closed)
  17 Last day of class
  20-24 Revision week
  27 (Monday) Final examinations commence (examinations run each day until 8 May, except for Sunday, 3 May, and Monday, 4 May)
May 4 May Bank Holiday (College closed)
  8 Final day of examinations (final exam finishes at 5.00 pm)

 SUMMER SEMESTER (May – August 2015)

May 2015 18 Study abroad summer classes commence
June 1 (Monday) Bank Holiday (College closed)
July 10 Final day of classes
  20 Final summer and repeats examinations commence
  24 Final day of summer and repeat examinations
  24 Summer semester ends
  27 - 10 August College closed
August 3 Bank holiday (College closed)
  11 (Tuesday) College re-opens

American College Dublin, Irish American University, reserves the right to change the above without prior notice.