Study Abroad Session Dates 2015/16

Study Abroad Session Dates 2015/16

Semester 1 (Fall) & Year Long Durations 
Latest arrival 6 September 2015
Orientation  7-11 September 2015
Academic classes begin 21 September 2015
Semester ends 18 December 2015*

* 18 December 2015 is the last day of  the semester - all examinations/assessments must be completed by this date. Students are free to make travel plans from the 19 December onwards.

Semester 2 (Spring) & Duration 
Latest arrival 5 January 2016
Orientation  6-8 January 2016
Academic classes begin 11 January 2016
Spring vacation 28 March - 15 April 2016
Semester ends 27 May 2016*

* 27 May 2016 is the last day - all examinations and assessments must be completed by this date. Students are free to make travel plans from 28 May onwards.

 

Important Information Regarding Exams

Please note the dates above which indicate the final date of semester  - this is the last date when an exam could be scheduled.  The final exam timetable will not be released until after students arrive in Glasgow and students cannot request alternative exams to be scheduled.  All students must abide by the published timetable and cannot request to go home early due to internships, jobs, exams at home etc.  Applicants are advised to look at the dates carefully before committing to Glasgow.