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Maryland-in-Rome Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2017

*These dates are subject to change*

Suggested last day of departure from the U.S. 30 August
Airport pick-ups at Fiumicino (FCO) Airport, first day of housing, and arrival in Rome 31 August
On-site orientation - Arrival Week activities 31 August - 2 September
AUR Classes begin. Add/drop session starts 4 September
Last day to add/drop 8 September
Fall break 30 October - 2 November
University Closed - All Saints' Day (Holiday) 1 November
Last day to withdraw from a class with a 'W' 15 November
Thanksgiving Day - Classes Held 23 November
Last day of classes 7 December
University Closed - Immaculate Conception (Holiday) 8 December
Final exams 11-14 December
Last day of housing/departure from Rome 15 December
Rome grades posted to UMD student record End of January

Spring Semester 2018

*These dates are subject to change*
 
Suggested last day of departure from the U.S. 24 January
Airport pick-ups at Fiumicino (FCO) Airport, first day of housing, and arrival in Rome 25 January 
Arrival Week Activities 22-27 January 
AUR Classes begin. Add/drop session starts 29 January 
Last day to add/drop 2 February 
Spring break 19-23 March 
University Closed - Easter Friday 30 March
University Closed - Easter Monday 2  April 
Last day to withdraw from a class with a 'W' 11 April 
University Closed - Liberation Day (National Holiday) 25 April
University Closed - Italian Labor Day (National Holiday) 1 May
Classes held, Monday schedule 7 May 
Classes held, Tuesday schedule 8 May 
Classes held, Monday schedule 9 May 
Final exams 10-15 May
Last day of housing/departure from Rome 16 May 
Rome grades posted to UMD student record mid-June