Calendar for Academic Year 2015 – 2016

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SILC Faculty Return to WorkSunday16 Aug 2015
YU Faculty Return to WorkSunday23 Aug 2015
SILC Placement TestWed and Thu19 & 20, Aug 2015
Registration confirmation for pre-registeredWed – Mon19 – 24, Aug 2015
First day of Fall Semester for YU and SILC students (Attendance Taken)Tuesday25 Aug 2015
Registration and add/drop- no late fees will be chargedSun – Thu23 – 27 Aug 2015
Registration and add/drop- a late fee will be charged (SILC students cannot drop courses)Sun – Thu30 Aug – 3 Sept 2015
Last Day of Teaching of Classes before EID Holiday-VacationThursday17 Sep 2015
Vacation Begins for Faculty and Admin StaffSunday20 Sep 2015
Saudi Arabia National HolidayTuesday23 Sep 2015
Classes ResumeTuesday29 Sep 2015
Weeks of mid-term exam beginsSunday25 Oct 2015
Last day for withdrawing courses with Grade of “W”Thursday19 Nov 2015
Registration week for SILC Students for 2nd TermSun – Thu25 – 29, Oct 2015
SILC First Day of Classes Term 2 Semester 1Sunday1 Nov 2015
Last day for dropping the semesterThursday26 Nov 2015
End of Fall Semester ClassesTue22 Dec 2015
Days off for students to prepare for the Final ExamsWed – Sat23 – 26, Dec 2015
Beginning of Final ExamsSunday27 Dec 2015
End of Final ExamsThu7 Jan 2016
Beginning of Mid-Year Break for Students Only by the end of ThursdayThu7 Jan 2016
Deadline for submitting grades to the registrationSunday10 Jan 2016