Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (Getafe) Calendar 2016-2017



August 28

Arrival in Madrid on or before this date.

August 29

10:30 am- First meeting and welcome breakfast at Sede Prim.  Mandatory attendance.

August 29 - September 10


September 7

Classes begin

September 10

Orientation field trip (mandatory)

September 14

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

November 4-5

Mid-semester field trip

December 13

Last day of classes

December 13-16

Final exams

December 17

Students may fly home

Students are encouraged to buy a return ticket for no earlier than December 17.

January 10 Arrival on or before this date for students without housing
January 11 10:30 a.m.- First meeting at Sede Prim.
January 11-17 Housing search
January 18 10:30 a.m.- Welcome breakfast for ALL students and orientation
January 18-24 Academic orientation
January 21 Mandatory field trip
January 25 Classes begin
March 10-11 Mid-semester filed trip
April 10-17 Spring Break
May 16 Last day of classes
May 17-June 1 Final exams
June 2 Students may fly home

 Students are encouraged to buy a return ticket for no earlier than June 2.

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