Academic Calendar

The Annual Academic Calendar includes term and instruction start and end dates, and holidays. (Academic Calendar 2019/2020)

Monday               2             Start of the academic year for the fall semester 2019/2020

Monday               9             End of late add/drop for fall semester 2019/2020

Wednesday         11           Start of withdrawal window (W) for Fall semester 2019/2020 courses

Saturday              19           Olive harvest season-Holiday

Tuesday               22           Exams start at 14:00

Monday               28           Exams start at 14:00

Wednesday         7             Exams start at 14:00

Saturday              9             Prophet’s Birthday holiday-expected

Wednesday         13           Exams start at 14:00

Friday                  15           Declaration of Independence Day-holiday

Monday               18           Exams start at 14:00

Tuesday               26           Deadline for withdrawal (W) for fall semester 2019/2020 courses

 

Monday               23           Instruction ends for fall semester 2019/2020

Tuesday               24          Start of Christmas holiday and winter winter break(8:00 AM)

Wednesday        1             End of Christmas Holiday and winter break (5:00 PM)      

Thursday              2          Start of finals period for fall semester 2019/2020

Tuesday               7           Start of Christmas holiday (according to Eastern calendar)

Wednesday         15          Start of Add/Drop/Late registration window for Spring semester 2019/2020 

Saturday              18           End of finals period for fall semester 2019/2020 

Tuesday               21           Last day of grade submission for Fall semester 2019/2020

Monday               27           Instruction begins for spring semester 2019/2020

Wednesday         29           Last day for students to make up incomplete grades for fall semester 2019/2020

Saturday              1             End of Add/Drop window for spring semester 2019/2020

Tuesday               4             Start of withdrawal window (W) for spring semester 2019/2020 courses

Wednesday         18           Exams start at 14:00

Sunday                 22           Isra’ and Mi'raj holiday (Expected)

Tuesday               26           Exams start at 14:00

Wednesday         1            Exams start at 14:00

Thursday              9           Exams start at 14:00

Tuesday               14         Exams start at 14:00

Saturday              18         Start of Easter Break (8:00 AM)

Monday               20         End of Easter Break (5:00 PM)

Wednesday         22         Deadline for withdrawal window (W) for spring semester 2019/2020 courses

Friday                   1             Labor Day holiday

Thursday              21           Instruction ends for spring semester 2019/2020
 

Saturday              23           Start of Eid al-Fitr holiday (8:00 AM)- expected

Tuesday               26           End of Eid al-Fitr holiday (5:00 PM)- expected

Thursday              28           Start of finals period for Spring semester 2019/2020

Monday               8             Start of Add/Drop/Late registration window for summer semester 2019/2020

Thursday              11           Finals end for Spring semester 2019/2020

Monday               15           Last day of grade submission for Spring semester 2019/2020

Wednesday         17           Instruction ends for summer semester 2019/2020

Friday                   19           Graduation ceremony I

Saturday              20           Graduation ceremony II

Sunday                21          Graduation ceremony III

Monday               22           Last day for students to make up incomplete grades for spring semester 2019/2020

Tuesday               23           Start of faculty summer holiday 2019/2020

                                             End of Add/Drop/ Late registration period for summer semester 2019/2020

Thursday             25           Start of Add/Drop window for summer semester 2019/2020

Wednesday         22           Instruction according to Monday’s course schedule 

Monday               27           Deadline for withdrawal window (W) for Summer semester 2019/2020 courses

Thursday              30           Start of Eid Al-Adha holiday (8:00 AM) (Expected)

Tuesday               4             End of Eid Al-Adha holiday (5:00 PM) (Expected)

Saturday              8             Instruction according to Tuesday’s course schedule 

Thursday              13           Instruction ends for summer semester 2019/2020

Saturday              15           Start of finals period for summer semester 2019/2020

                                            Start of Add/Drop/Late registration window for Fall semester 2020/2021


Thursday              20          Islamic New Year holiday- expected

Saturday              22           End of finals period for summer semester 2019/2020

Monday               24           Start of faculty year for the fall semester 2020/2021

Tuesday               25           Last day of grades submission for Summer semester 2020/2021

Monday               31           Last day for students to make up incomplete grades for fall semester 2020/2021

Tuesday               1             Instruction begins for Fall semester 2020/2021