Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Hellenic American College has adopted the Academic Calendar of Hellenic American University. National holidays are observed according to the location of the campus. Hellenic American College does not close for American holidays.

Undergraduate Schedule of Classes

Graduate Schedule of Classes

Fall 2016  

 

First Day of Classes (Continuing Students)

September 5

Labor Day (U.S.)

September 5

New Student Orientation

September 15-16

Final day to Add/Drop a course for full tuition refund (Continuing Students) September 16
First Day of Classes (Freshmen Entering Class) September 19
Final day to Add/Drop a course for full tuition refund (Freshmen Entering Class) September 30
Columbus Day (U.S.) October 10
Community Meeting with the President (Convocation) October 21
National Day (Greece) October 28
Veteran's Day (U.S.) November 11
"Polytechneio" Commemorative Day (Greece) November 17
Thanksgiving Day (U.S.) November 24
End of Regular Semester December 16
Make-up (for October 28 holiday) December 19
Make-up (for November 17 holiday) December 20
Christmas Recess December 21 - January 6

Winter 2017

 

First Day of Classes

January 9

Final day to Add/Drop a course for full tuition refund

For full refund students should drop the course by the end of the second session of the term

Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday (U.S.)

January 16

End of Regular Term January 27
Feast of Three Hierarchs (Greece) January 30

Spring 2017

 
New Student Orientation February 2-3
First Day of Classes February 6
Presidents' Day (U.S.) February 20
Final day to Add/Drop a course for full tuition refund February 17
Ash Monday (Greece) February 27
Independence Day (Greece) March 25 (Saturday)
Easter Recess/Spring Break April 10-17
Labor Day (Greece) May 1
End of Regular Semester May 26
Make-up (for Ash Monday holiday) May 29
Μake-up (for Easter Monday holiday) May 30
Make-up (for March 25 holiday)    ---
Make-up (for May 1 holiday) May 31
Feast of the Holy Spirit (Greece)    ---
Memorial Day (U.S.) May 29

Summer I 2017

 
Traveling Course (Walk Across Greece) May 27 to June 3
First Day of Classes June 5
Feast of the Holy Spirit (Greece) June 5
Final day to Add/Drop a course for full tuition refund For full refund students should drop the course by the end of the second session of the term
Make up (for Feast of the Holy Spirit (Greece) July 3
End of Regular Term June 30

Summer II 2017

 
Commencement July 1
Traveling Course (Walk Across Greece) July 1 to July 8
Independence Day (U.S.) July 4
First Day of Classes July 10
Final day to Add/Drop a course for full tution refund For full refund students should drop the course by the end of the second session of the term
End of Regular Term July 28

 

Regular University semesters run for 15 weeks. Classes that do not meet due to a holiday are rescheduled (following the end of the regular semester/term) to meet the University course contact requirements.

National holidays are observed according to the location of the campus.