Dates & Deadlines
|Term||Program Dates||Application Deadline*|
|Summer Session 1 (3 weeks) 2018||May 21–June 8, 2018||March 15|
|Summer Session 2 (3 weeks) 2018||June 11– June 30, 2018||March 15|
|Summer Session 3 (4 weeks) 2018||July 2–July 29, 2018||March 15|
|Summer Session 4 (7 weeks) 2018||June 11–July 29, 2018||March 15|
|Fall 2018||August 18–December 15, 2018||April 1|
|Academic Year 2018–19||August 18, 2018–May 12, 2019||April 1|
|Spring 2019||January 11–May 12, 2019||October 1|
*If the application deadline falls on a weekend, applications are due the first business day after the application deadline.
*Program dates are subject to change. Contact the LAC for verification of dates before purchasing your airfare.
**If the deadline falls on a weekend, submit your materials on the following business day.
Orientation Dates & Locations
Orientation will be conducted in 2 parts: an online orientation, which is mandatory for all students, and an in-person, program-specific session. You will receive more information about the online orientation via email. Failure to complete the online orientation will impact your ability to go abroad.
See below for dates and times for your in-person session. You will be notified of the official date and time via email. Participants will receive applicable orientation materials via email approximately 1 week prior to the in-person session.
Group 1: Tuesday, Nov. 13, 1:30–3:00 p.m.
Group 2: Friday, Nov. 16, 10:00–11:30 a.m.
TBD, St. Paul campus
**Note that there will be two orientations held for students participating in Spring Semester 2019. Group 1 consists of students participating in the following programs: Art & Visual Culture, Child Development & Diversity, Communication, Computer Science, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Medical Practice & Policy, Neuroscience, Philosophy, Psychology, Public Health, Sustainability and Urban Studies. Group 2 consists of students participating in Architecture & Design and Graphic Design programs.