Fall 2016 Calendar (PDF version)
|Tuesday||Apr 5||Senior priority online pre-registration for Summer & Fall 2016*|
|Wednesday||Apr 6||Junior priority online pre-registration for Summer & Fall 2016*|
|Thursday||Apr 7||Sophomore priority online pre-registration for Summer & Fall 2016*|
|Friday||Apr 8||Freshman priority online pre-registration for Summer & Fall 2016*|
|Monday||Apr 11||SUMC new student pre-registration opens for Summer & Fall 2016*|
|Sunday||July 31||Deadline for Fall 2016 pre-registration without payment|
|Monday||Aug 1||Fall 2016 tuition and fee payments due|
|Tuesday||Aug 23||Arrival date for all new students (except API & PSB)
SUMC housing opens
|Wednesday-Thursday||Aug 24-25||Mandatory academic & cultural orientation for new students (except API & PSB)|
|Friday-Monday||Aug 26-29||Salamanca welcome trip for all students (except API & PSB)|
|Tuesday||Aug 30||Mandatory orientation for ALL NEW students|
|Wednesday||Aug 31||First day of MW classes Fall 2016|
|Thursday||Sep 1||First day of TTH classes Fall 2016|
|Monday||Sep 5||EUSA internships begin (TBC)|
|Wednesday||Sep 7||Last day for late registration and course changes*|
|Thursday||Sep 8||50% tuition liability begins*|
|Friday||Sep 9||ARH 101 Art History I day trip to Toledo1|
|Thursday||Sep 15||75% tuition liability begins*|
|Wednesday||Sep 21||Last day to drop a class without a grade of W*|
|Thursday||Sep 22||100% tuition liability begins*|
|Friday-Sunday||Sep 23-25||SUMC cultural trip to Galicia**|
|Thursday-Monday||Sep 29-Oct 3||SCI L112 M1 Astronomy II Lab trip to Canary Islands2|
|Friday||Sep 30||EUSA follow-up meeting with interns (EUSA office) - TBC|
|Saturday||Oct 1||BIO L104 lab trip to Segovia & Northern Madrid3|
|Tuesday-Friday||Oct 4-14||Midterm exam period|
|Friday||Oct 7||HST 248 Peaceful Coexistence field trip: Madrid in the Middle Ages4|
|Wednesday||Oct 12||Spanish National Holiday - Día de la Hispanidad (Campus closed)|
|Monday||Oct 17||Midterm grades due by noon|
|Friday||Oct 21||BIO L104 lab trip to Fauna Park & Aquariums3|
|Thursday||Oct 27||Last day to withdraw from a course without a grade of F*|
|Friday-Sunday||Oct 28-30||SUMC cultural trip to Valencia**|
|Tuesday||Nov 1||Madrid National holiday - Todos los Santos (Campus closed)|
|Tuesday||Nov 1||Spring 2017 Priority online pre-registration for seniors*|
|Wednesday||Nov 2||Spring 2017 Priority online pre-registration for juniors*|
|Thursday||Nov 3||Spring 2017 Priority online pre-registration for sophomores*|
|Friday||Nov 4||Spring 2017 Priority online pre-registration for Freshmen*|
|Monday||Nov 7||Spring 2017 registration for new SUMC students begins*|
|Wednesday||Nov 9||Madrid local holiday - Ntra. Sra. de la Almudena (Campus closed)|
|Friday-Sunday||Nov 18-20||SUMC cultural trip to Cáceres**|
|Tuesday||Nov 29||Last day of TTH classes|
|Wednesday||Nov 30||Last day of MW classes|
|Thursday||Dec 1||Reading day|
|Friday||Dec 2||Reading day
EUSA internships end (TBC)
|Monday||Dec 5||Final exams begin|
|Tuesday||Dec 6||Spanish national holiday - Constitution Day (Campus closed)|
|Wednesday||Dec 7||Final exams|
|Thursday||Dec 8||Spanish national holiday - Immaculate Conception (Campus closed)|
|Friday-Wednesday||Dec 9-14||Final exams|
|Thursday||Dec 15||Final exams (make-up day)
SUMC Farewell Dinner
|Friday||Dec 16||Winter break begins
Students must vacate housing before noon
|Monday||Dec 19||Final grades due before noon|
* Dates as per Suffolk online academic calendar 15 June, 2016.
** Participation in one of these trips is automatically included in students’ tuition and fees. Students may also sign up through the Student Activities Office for either one or both of the other two trips for an additional fee. Payment deadlines will be announced.
1 This trip is mandatory and only for students enrolled in ARH 101 Art History I.
2 This trip is mandatory and only for students enrolled in the SCI L112 Astronomy II Lab.
3 This trip is mandatory and only for students enrolled in the BIO L104 Environmental Biology Lab.
4 This trip is mandatory and only for students enrolled in HST 248 Peaceful Coexistence.
The Spanish Ministry of Labor publishes the calendar of official holidays a few months ahead of the relevant year. Therefore, it is possible that there may be changes in the Suffolk University Madrid Campus calendar. Otherwise, changes are expected to be slight.
Suffolk University Madrid Campus reserves the right to alter these dates should the need arise.