Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (Getafe) Calendar 2017-2018



August 21

Arrival in Madrid for students without pre-arranged housing

August 22

10:30 a.m. - First meeting at Sede Prim

August 22-27

Housing search

August 27

Arrival in Madrid for students with confirmed housing

August 28

10:30 am- Welcome breakfast and orientation for ALL students.  Mandatory attendance, Sede Prim

August 28 - September 5


September 6

Classes begin


Renewal of Language Pledge (mandatory) and inaugural reception (7:00pm)

October 27-28

Mid-semester field trip

December 20

Last day of exams

December 21

Students may fly home

Students are encouraged to buy a return ticket for no earlier than December 21.


All dates subject to change. Please consult the Universidad Carlos III calendar periodically for official dates.