2015 - 2016

Fall Semester

 

Wednesday, September 16

Students Arrive in Beer Sheva

Thursday, September 17-Saturday, September 19

Fall Orientation

Sunday, September 20

Fall Classes Begin

Wednesday, September 23

Yom Kippur (No Classes)

Monday, October 28 - Sunday, October 4

Sukkot

Sunday, December 13

Hanukkah Day Off (No Classes)

Friday, December 25

End of Fall Semester Classes

Sunday, December 27

Students must vacate dorm rooms by the end of the day.

  

Spring Semester

 

Wednesday, March 2

Spring Students arrive in Beer Sheva

Thursday-Friday, March 3 – 4

Spring Orientation

Sunday, March 6

Classes Begin

Thursday, March 24

Purim

Saturday, April 23 - Saturday, April 30

Passover Break (No Classes)

Wednesday, April 22

Memorial Day (No Classes)

Thursday, May 12

Israel Independence Day (No Classes)

Sunday, June 12

Shavuot (No Classes)

Friday, July 1

End of Spring Semester Classes

July 3 - 29

BGU Exam Period

Sunday, July 31

Students must vacate dorm rooms by the end of the day

2014 - 2015

Fall Semester

 

Tuesday, September 16

Students Arrive in Beer Sheva

Wednesday, September 17-Friday, September 19

Fall Orientation

Sunday, September 21

Fall Classes Begin

Thursday & Friday, September 25-26

Rosh Hashanah (No Classes)

Friday, October 4

Yom Kippur (No Classes)

Thursday, October 19 - Thursday, October 16

Sukkot

Sunday, December 21

Hanukkah Day Off (No Classes)

Friday, January 9

End of Fall Semester

Sunday, January 11

Students must vacate dorm rooms by the end of the day.

  

Spring Semester

 

Sunday, February 8

Ramp-Up Course Students arrive in Beer Sheva

Monday, February 9 – Thursday, March 5

Ramp Up Course Classes

Sunday, March 1

Spring Students arrive in Beer Sheva

Monday-Tuesday, March 2 - 3

Spring Orientation

Thursday, March 5

Purim

Sunday, March 8

Classes Begin

Sunday, April 5 - Friday, April 10

Passover Break (No Classes)

Wednesday, April 22

Memorial Day (No Classes)

Thursday, April 13

Israel Independence Day (No Classes)

Sunday, May 24

Shavuot (No Classes)

Friday, June 26

End of Spring semester

Sunday, June 28

Students must vacate dorm rooms by the end of the day