2017-18 Calendars

FU Berlin
Fall 2017

Sep 5 - Sep 6

Arrival Period for Early Birds*

Sep 7 - Sep 8

Early Birds* City Registration

Sep 11 - Sep 29

 Preparatory Intensive Language Course for Early Birds* (mandatory)

Sep 25 - Sep 27

General Arrival Period

Sep 28 - Oct. 2

General City Registration

Oct 3

Reunifcation Day (Holiday)

Oct 4 - Oct 6

Local Berlin Orientation (Mandatory for all participants)

Oct. 8.

Group travels to Mainz Site (costs covered by program)

Oct. 9 - Oct 13

Group Orientation at Mainz Site (Mandatory for all participants)

Oct. 13. 

Group returns to Berlin site

Oct. 16

Classes Start

Oct. 31

Reformation Day (Holiday)

Dec 23 - Jan 7

Christmas Break

Feb 16

Last Day Of Classes; all papers due

 

Spring 2017 (2018 TBD--use this as a guide until it's available)

Mar 6 - Mar 7

Early Bird Arrival Period

Mar 8 - Mar 10

Early Bird Administration / Registration

Mar 13 - Mar 31

Early Bird Intensive Language Course

Mar 29 - Mar 31

General Arrival Period

April 3 – April 5

General Administration / Registration

Apr 6 - Apr 8

Local Berlin Orientation (Mandatory for all participants)

Apr 9

Group Travel to Mainz Site (Mandatory, Costs covered by program)

Apr 10 - Apr 13ORN / Midd-Culture and Composition Course Module 1 (mandatory for first-semester students)
Apr 13Group returns to Berlin

Apr 14

Apr 17

Apr 18

Good Friday (Holiday)

Easter Monday (Holiday)

Courses start

May 1

May 25

Labor Day (Holiday)

Ascension Day (Holiday)

June 5

Pentecost Monday (Holiday

July 21

Last Day of Class, all Papers Due

July 28

Earliest recommended departure date

July 31

Program ends (university registration and insurance end)

*Early Birds are students who have been admitted to the program after completing fewer than than years of German (Middlebury undergraduates are not eligible). The intensive language course is administered by Sprachzentrum ProfiL, Wiesbaden. (Tution covered by the program; student responsible for living expenses.)

Mainz: Johannes Gutenberg University
Fall 2017

Sep 5 - Sep 6

Early Bird* Arrival Period

Sep 7 - Sep 8

Early Bird Administration / Registration

Sep 11 - Sep 29

Early Bird Intensive Language Course

Sep 25 - Sep. 27

General Arrival Period

Sep 28 - Oct. 2

General City Registration

Oct. 3

Reunifcation Day (Holiday)

Oct 5 - Oct. 13

Orientation

Oct. 16

Courses start

Nov. 1

All Saints Day (Holiday)

Dec. 24 - Jan 07

Christmas Break

Feb.09, 2018

Last Day of Class, all Papers Due

Spring 2017 (Spring 2018 TBD)

March 6-7

Early Bird Arrival Period**

Mar 8 - Mar 10

Early Bird Administration / Registration**

Mar 13 - Mar 31

Early Bird Intensive Language Course**

Mar 29 - Mar 31

General Arrival Period

April 3 – April 5

General Administration / Registration

Apr 6 - Apr 13

Orientation (Mandatory for all participants)

Apr 14

Apr 17

Apr 18

Good Friday (Holiday)

Easter Monday (Holiday)

Courses start

May 1

May 25

Labor Day (Holiday)

Ascension Day (Holiday)

June 5

Pentecost Monday (Holiday

June 15

Corpus Christi Day

July 14

Last Day of Class, all Papers Due

July 21

Earliest recommended departure date

July 31

Program ends (university registration and insurance end)

University of Potsdam
Fall 2017

Sep 5 - Sep 6

Arrival Period for Early Birds**

Sep 7 - Sep 8

Early Birds City Registration**

Sep 11 - Sep 29

 Preparatory Intensive Language Course for Early Birds** (mandatory)

Sep 25 - Sep 27

General Arrival Period

Sep 28 - Oct. 2

General City Registration

Oct 3

Reunifcation Day (Holiday)

Oct 4 - 5

Local Potsdam Orientation (Mandatory for all participants)

Oct. 8.

Group travels to Mainz Site (costs covered by program)

Oct. 9 - Oct 13

Group Orientation at Mainz Site (Mandatory for all participants)

Oct. 13. 

Group returns to Potsdam site

Oct. 16

Classes Start

Oct. 31

Reformation Day (Holiday)

Dec 21 - Jan 3

Christmas Break

Feb 9

Last Day Of Classes; all papers due

**Early Birds are students who have been admitted to the program after completing fewer than than years of German (Middlebury undergraduates are not eligible). The intensive language course is administered by GLS Berlin. (Tuition covered by the program; student responsible for living expenses.)