Academic Calendar

Calendar for Academic Year 2018- 2019

Calendar for Academic Year 2018- 2019 for Faculty Members and Students

Fall Semester / 2018-2019

SCHEDULE DAY DATE
Pre-Registration for Fall Semester(INTERLINK & YU) Thu – Thu 2 Aug – 30 Aug 2018
First day of Fall Semester for YU and INTERLINK Students (Attendance taken) Sun 2 Sep 2018 22/12/1439
Registration and add/drop- week (no fees) Sun – Thu 2 Sep – 6 Sep 2018
Registration and add/drop- week a late fee will be charged (with fees) Sun – Thu 9 Sep – 13 Sep 2018
Saudi Arabia National day vacation Sun 23 Sep 2018 13/1/1440
Last day of INTERLINK classes for term 1, semester 1 Thu 25 Oct 2018
Registration for INTERLINK classes for term 2, semester 1 Wed – Tue 24 Oct – 30 Oct 2018
First day of INTERLINK classes for term 2, semester 1 Sun 28 Oct 2018
Weeks of Mid-term exams begin Sun 28 Oct 2018
Deadline for Dropping semester /courses Thu 15 Nov 2018
End of Fall Academic classes Thu 6 Dec 2018
Final Exams (For General courses ONLY ) Sat – Sat 8 Dec-15 Dec 2018
Last day of INTERLINK classes for term 2, semester 1) Thu 20 Dec 2018
Final Exams (For Academic courses) Sun -Tue 16 Dec-25 Dec 2018
Deadline for submitting grades Thu 27 Dec 2018
Mid-Year Break begins by the end of Thursday Thu 27 Dec 2018 20/4/1440

Spring Semester / 2018-2019

SCHEDULE DAY DATE
Pre-Registration for Spring Semester(INTERLINK & YU) Sun – Thu 9 Dec 2018-3 Jan 2019
First day of Spring Semester for YU and INTERLINK Students (Attendance taken) Sun 6 Jan 2019 30/4/1440
Registration and add/drop- week (no fees) Sun – Thu 6 Jan-10 Jan 2019
Registration and add/drop- week a late fee will be charged (with fees) Sun – Thu 13 Jan-17 Jan 2019
Last day of INTERLINK classes for term 1, semester 2 Thu 28 Feb 2019
Registration for INTERLINK Students for Term 2, semester 2 Wed – Tue 27 Feb – 5 Mar 2019
First day of INTERLINK classes for term 2, semester 2 Sun 3 Mar 2019
Weeks of Mid-term exams begin Sun 3 Mar 2019
Deadline for Dropping semester /courses Thu 14 Mar 2019
End of Spring Academic classes Thu 11 Apr 2019
Final Exams (For General courses ONLY ) Sat – Sat 13 Apr-20 Apr 2019
Last day of INTERLINK classes for term 2, semester 2) Thu 25 Apr 2019
Final Exams (For Academic courses) Sun -Tue 21 Apr-30 Apr 2019
Deadline for submitting grades Thu 2 May 2019
Summer Holiday by the end of Thursday Thu 2 May 2019 27/8/1440

Summer Semester / 2018-2019

SCHEDULE DAY DATE
Pre-Registration for Summer Semester Sun – Sun 14 Apr 2019 – 16 Jun 2019
First day of Summer Semester for YU and SILC Students (Attendance taken) Mon 17 Jun 2019 14/10/1440
Registration and add/drop- (no fees) Mon -Tue 17 Jun-18 Jun 2019
Registration and add/drop- a late fee will be charged (with fees) Wed – Thu 19 Jun-20 Jun 2019
Deadline for Dropping semester /courses Sun 21 Jul 2019
End of Summer Semester classes Thu 1 Aug 2019 29/11/1440
Final Exams Sat – Tue 3 Aug – 6 Aug 2019
Deadline for submitting grades by the end of Thursday Tue 6 Aug 2019 5/12/1440

Fall Semester / 2019-2020

SCHEDULE DAY DATE
First Day of Fall Semester for YU and SILC Students (Attendance taken) Sun 1 Sep 2019 2/1/1441

Summary of INTERLINK Terms

Term Beginning End
Fall-Term 1 2 Sep 2018 25 Oct 2018
Fall- Term 2 28 Oct 2018 20 Dec 2018
Spring- Term 1 6 Jan 2019 28 Feb 2019
Spring- Term 2 3 Mar 2019 25 Apr 2019

Summer- Term 1

17 Jun 2019

1 Aug 2019

Calendar for Academic Year 2017 – 2018

Calendar for Academic Year 2017 – 2018

for Faculty Members and Students

Fall Semester / 2017-2018

SCHEDULE
DAY
DATE
Pre-Registration for Fall Semester(INTERLINK & YU) Sun – Thu 30 July – 14 Sep 2017
First day of Fall Semester for YU and INTERLINK Students (Attendance taken) Sun 26/12/1438

17 Sep 2017

Registration and add/drop- week (no fees) Sun – Thu 17 – 21 Sep 2017
Registration and add/drop- week a late fee will be charged  (with fees) Sun – Thu 24 – 28 Sep 2017
Saudi Arabia National day Vacation Sun 24 Sep 2017
Last day of INTERLINK classes for term 1, semester 1
Thu
9 Nov 2017
Registration for INTERLINK classes for term 2, semester 1
Wed – Tues
8 Nov – 14 Nov 2017
First day of INTERLINK classes for term 2, semester 1
Sun
12 Nov 2017
Weeks of Mid-term exams begin Sun 12 Nov 2017
Deadline for Dropping semester / courses Thu 30 Nov 2017
End of Fall Academic classes Tues 8/4/1439

26 Dec 2018

Days off for Academic students to prepare for the final exams (Academic Classes ONLY) Wed – Thu 27 Dec – 28 Dec 2018
Final Exams (For General courses ONLY ) Sat – Sat 23 Dec 2017 – 30 Dec 2017
Last day of INTERLINK classes for term 2, semester 1)
Thu
4 Jan 2018
Final Exams (For Academic courses) Sun –Thu 31 Dec 2017 – 9 Jan 2018
Deadline for submitting grades Mon 11 Jan 2018
Mid-Year Break begins by the end of Thursday Thu 24/4/1439

11 Jan 2018

Spring Semester / 2017-2018

SCHEDULE
DAY
DATE
Pre-Registration for Spring Semester (INTERLINK & YU) Sun – Thu 17 Dec 2017 – 25 Jan 2018
First day of Spring Semester for YU and INTERLINK Students  (Attendance taken) Sun 4/5/1439

21 Jan 2018

Registration and add/drop- week (no fees) Sun – Thu 21 Jan – 25 Jan 2018
Registration and add/drop- week a late fee will be charged  (with fees) Sun – Thu 28 Jan – 1 Feb 2018
Last day of INTERLINK classes for term 1, semester 2
Thu
15 Mar 2018
Registration for INTERLINK Students for Term 2, semester 2
Wed – Mon
14 Mar – 19 Mar 2018
First day of INTERLINK classes for term 2, semester 2
Sun
18 Mar 2018
Weeks of Mid-term exams begin Sun 1 Apr 2018
Deadline for Dropping semester / courses Thu 5 Apr 2018
End of Spring Academic Classes Tue 15/8/1439

1 May 2018

Days off for Academic students to prepare for the final exams (Academic Classes ONLY) Wed – Thu 2 May – 3 May 2018
Final Exams (For General Courses ONLY ) Sat – Sat 28 Apr – 5 May 2018
Last day of INTERLINK classes for term 2, semester 2)
Thu
10 May 2018
Final Exams (For Academic Courses) Sun – Tue 6 May – 15 May 2018
Deadline for submitting grades Thu 17 May 2018
Summer Holiday by the end of Thursday Thu 2/9/1439

17 May 2018

Summer Semester / 2017-2018

SCHEDULE
DAY
DATE
Pre-Registration for Summer Semester Sun – Tue 5/9/1439 – 19/10/1439

20 May – 3 Jul 2018

First day of Summer Semester for YU and SILC Students  (Attendance taken) Wed 20/10/1439

4 Jul 2018

Registration and add/drop- week (no fees) Thu -Sun 5 Jul – 8 Jul 2018
Registration and add/drop- week a late fee will be charged (with fees) Mon – Tue 9 Jul – 10 Jul 2018
Deadline for Dropping semester / courses Mon 30 Jul 2018
End of Summer Semester classes Mon 2/11/1439

13 Aug 2018

Final Exams Tue – Thu 14 Aug – 16 Aug 2018
Deadline for submitting grades Thu 16 Aug 2018

Fall Semester / 2018-2019

SCHEDULE
DAY
DATE
First Day of Fall Semester for YU and SILC Students  (Attendance taken) Sun 22/12/1439

2 Sep 2018

Summary of INTERLINK Terms

Term
Beginning
End
Fall- Term 1 17 Sep 2017 9 Nov 2017
Fall- Term 2 12 Nov 2017 4 Jan 2018
Spring- Term 1 21 Jan 2018 15 Mar 2018
Spring- Term 2 18 Mar 2018 10 May 2018
Summer- Term 1 24 Jun 2018 9 Aug 2018

English Placement Test Dates

Fall Semester / 2017-2018

English Placement Test Sun – Mon 10 Sep – 11 Sep 2017
Sun – Mon 17 Sep – 18 Sep 2017
Sun – Mon 5 Nov – 6 Nov 2017
Sun – Mon 7 Jan – 8 Jan 2018

Spring Semester / 2017-2018

English Placement Test Sun – Mon 28 Jan – 29 Jan 2018
Sun – Mon 25 Mar – 26 Mar 2018
Sun – Mon 27 May – 28 May 2018

Summer Semester / 2017-2018

English Placement Test Sun – Mon 24 Jun – 25 Jun 2018
Sun – Mon 12 Aug – 13Aug 2018

Fall Semester / 2018-2019

English Placement Test Sun – Mon 2 Sep – 3 Sep 2018

Calendar for Academic Year 2015 - 2016

Calendar for Academic Year 2015 – 2016 for Faculty Members and Students

Fall Semester / 2015-16

SCHEDULE DAY DATE
SILC Faculty Return to Work Sun 16 Aug 2015
YU Faculty Return to Work Sun 23 Aug 2015
SILC Placement Test Wed and Thu 19 & 20, Aug 2015
Registration confirmation for pre-registered Wed – Mon 19 – 24, Aug 2015
First day of Fall Semester for YU and SILC students (Attendance Taken) Tue 25 Aug 2015
Registration and add/drop- no late fees will be charged Sun – Thu 23 – 27 Aug 2015
Registration and add/drop- a late fee will be charged (SILC students cannot drop courses) Sun – Thu 30 Aug – 3 Sept 2015
Last Day of Teaching of Classes before EID Holiday- Vacation Thu 17 Sep 2015
Vacation Begins for Faculty and Admin Staff Sun 20 Sep 2015
Saudi Arabia National Holiday Tue 23 Sep 2015
Classes Resume Tue 29 Sep 2015
Weeks of mid-term exam begins Sun 25 Oct 2015
Last day for withdrawing courses with Grade of “W” Thu 19 Nov 2015
Registration week for SILC Students for 2nd Term Sun – Thu 25 – 29, Oct 2015
SILC First Day of Classes Term 2 Semester 1 Sun 1 Nov 2015
Last day for dropping the semester Thu 26 Nov 2015
SILC Placement Test Sun 20 Dec 2015
End of Fall Semester Classes Tue 22 Dec 2015
Days off for students to prepare for the Final Exams Wed – Sat 23 – 26, Dec 2015
Beginning of Final Exams Sun 27 Dec 2015
End of Final Exams Thu 7 Jan 2016
Beginning of Mid-Year Break for Students Only by the end of Thursday Thu 7 Jan 2016
Deadline for submitting grades to the registration Sun 10 Jan 2016

Spring Semester / 2015-16

SCHEDULE DAY DATE
First Day of Spring Semester (Attendance Taken) Sun 17 Jan 2016
SILC Frist Day of Classes Term 1 Semester 2 Sun 17 Jan 2016
Registration and add/drop- no late fees will be charged Sun – Thu 17 – 21, Jan 2016
Registration and add/drop- a late fee will be charged (SILC students cannot drop courses) Sun – Thu 24- 28, Jan 2016
Weeks for the mid-term exam begins Sun 6 Mar 2016
SILC Placement Test Tue 8 Mar 2016
Beginning of Mid-Semester Break for STUDENTS ONLY by the end of Thursday Thu 10 Mar 2016
Reg. week for SILC Students Term 2 for Semester 2 Sun – Thu 13 – 17, Mar 2016
All Classes Resume Sun 20 Mar 2016
SILC First Day of Classes Term 2 Semester 2 Sun 20 Mar 2016
Last day for withdrawing courses with Grade of “W” Thu 31 Mar 2016
Last day for dropping the semester Thu 28 Apr 2016
SILC Placement Test Tue 26 Apr 2016
End of Spring Semester Academic Classes by the end of Thursday Thu 5 May 2016
Beginning of the Final Exams Sun 8 May 2016
End of the Final Exams Mon 17 May 2016
Deadline for submitting grades to the registration Thu 19 May 2016
SILC Placement Test Tue 17 May 2016
Summer Holiday for Faculty Begins Sun 22 May 2016
SILC / YU Faculty return to work Tue 12 July 2016

Summer Semester / 2015-16

SCHEDULE DAY DATE
SILC Summer Classes Start Sun 17 July 2016
Beginning of Summer Term Sun 17 July 2016
Week of Summer Term Final Exams Sun – Thu 28 Aug – 01 Sep 2016
Fall Semester / 20 16-17
SCHEDULE DAY DATE
Eid Al Adha Holiday-Vacation Sun – Sat 4 – 17 Sep 2016
SILC/YU Faculty Return to Work Sun 18 Sep 2016
SILC Placement Test Mon 19 Sep 2016
Registration confirmation for pre-registered Sun – Mon 18 – 19, Sep 2016
First day of Fall Semester (Attendance Taken) Tue 20 Sep 2016
Registration and add/drop- no late fees will be charged Sun – Wed 18 – 21 Sep 2016
Registration and add/drop- a late fee will be charged (SILC students cannot drop courses) Thu – Thu 22 -29 Sep 2016