School in Brazil Calendar 2016-2017


Arrival DateJan. 22March 1March 12
Program OrientationJan. 24-31March 2-10March 13-18
University OrientationTBDTBDTBD
Class BeginFeb. 1March 6March 20
Classes EndJune 20July 8July 20
Exam PeriodIn-Class ExamsIn-Class ExamsIn-Class Exams

Carnival Weekend: Feb. 25-26
Carnival Holiday: Feb. 28
Ashes Day: March 1 (holiday until noon)
Floripa Emancipation day: March 23 (holiday in Florianópolis only)
Good Friday: April 14
Tiradente's Day: April 21-22
Labor Day: May 1

Arrival DateJuly 24July 31August 14
Program OrientationJuly 25-29August 1-5August 14-19
University OrientationTBD after Aug. 1Registration: August 8-10August 22 (TBC)
Class BeginAugust 1mid-AugustAugust 29
Classes EndDecember 3December 16January 19
Exam PeriodIn-Class ExamsIn-Class ExamsIn-Class Exams

*all dates are subject to change

**The Fall 2016 UFF dates have been pushed back about a month due to the Olympic Games.  Normally, the fall semester at UFF ends in December.