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Academic Calendar 2015–2016

July 2015 (back to top)

Monday 6 – Wednesday 15 Early advising and registration for new students

August 2015 (back to top)

Monday 3 Pharm.D. classes begin (2015-2016)

Tentative date.

Monday 24 – Tuesday 25 Registration for freshman students accepted to a program
Wednesday 26 – Friday 28 Advising and registration for new students and returnees
Wednesday 26 – Friday 28 Registration for professional-year pharmacy students
Friday 28 New faculty orientation, Beirut
Monday 31 – Tuesday September 1 Orientation for new students
Monday 31 Classes begin for year I & II medical students

September 2015 (back to top)

Wednesday 2 Fall 2015 classes begin
Wednesday 2 – Friday 4 Late registration and drop/add for fall 2015

Late registration fees apply. 

Monday 7 – Tuesday 8 Late registration for fall 2015 continues

Chairs give override permission to register in closed sections. 
Late registration fees apply. 

Monday 21 Deadline for payment of tuition and fees
Wednesday 23 Deletion of registration for those who didn’t pay fall 2015 tuition fees
Thursday 24 – Friday 25 Holiday: Al-Adha

Tentative date.

October 2015 (back to top)

Thursday 8 Last day for early withdrawal for fall 2015 (WI)
Wednesday 14 Holiday: Hijra New Year
Saturday 17 Class day (Friday schedule)
Saturday 24 Holiday: Ashoura
Friday 30 Deadline for Incomplete grades (from spring and summer 2015)

November 2015 (back to top)

Tuesday 17 – Friday December 4 Advising for current students for spring 2016
Wednesday 18 Last day for withdrawal from courses for fall 2015 (WP/WF)
Friday 20 Last day for intercampus transfer for spring 2016 for all students
Sunday 22 Holiday: Independence Day
Monday 23 No classes
Monday 30 – Friday December 4 Registration for current students for spring 2016

December 2015 (back to top)

Thursday 10 Fall 2015 classes end
Saturday 12 – Tuesday 22 Fall 2015 final exams
Wednesday 23 Holiday: Christmas and New Year holiday starts
Wednesday 23 Holiday: Prophet’s Birthday
Wednesday 30 Deadline for applying to medical school for 2016-2017 (early admission)

January 2016 (back to top)

Friday 1 Holiday: New Year
Monday 4 – Tuesday 5 Registration for professional-year pharmacy students for spring 2016
Wednesday 6 Holiday: Armenian Christmas
Thursday 14 Orientation for new students
Friday 15 Advising and registration for new students and returnees
Monday 18 Spring 2016 classes begin
Monday 18 – Wednesday 20 Late registration and drop/add for spring 2016

Late registration fees apply.

Thursday 21 – Friday 22 Late registration for spring 2016 continues

Late registration fees apply. Chairs give override permission to register in closed sections.

Tuesday 26 Collection of statements of fees starts

February 2016 (back to top)

Monday 1 Deadline for payment of tuition and fees for new students, returnees, and continuing students who registered late
Monday 1 Deadline for payment of spring tuition fees
Tuesday 9 Holiday: St. Maroun’s Day
Monday 22 Last day for early withdrawal from spring 2016 (WI)

March 2016 (back to top)

Monday 14 Deadline for Incomplete grades (from fall 2015)
Monday 14 – Friday April 1 Advising for current students for summer and fall 2016
Friday 25 – Monday 28 Holiday: Western Easter
Tuesday 29 – Wednesday April 6 Payment of deposit for all continuing students for fall 2016
Wednesday 30 Last day for withdrawal from courses for spring 2016 (WP/WF)
Thursday 31 Deadline for applying to medical school for 2016-2017 (regular admission)

April 2016 (back to top)

Monday 4 Holiday: Annunciation Day
Tuesday 5 – Thursday 7 Registration for all continuing students for summer 2016
Saturday 9 Class day (Monday schedule)
Monday 11 – Friday 15 Phase 1: Registration for fall 2016 for all continuing students
Wednesday 27 Spring 2016 classes end
Friday 29 – Monday May 2 Holiday: Eastern Easter

May 2016 (back to top)

Sunday 1 Holiday: Labor Day
Sunday 1 Classes end for Year IV medical students
Tuesday 3 – Thursday 12 Final exams
Monday 23 Registration of new students and returnees for summer 2016
Monday 23 Registration for professional-year pharmacy students for summer 2016
Wednesday 25 Holiday: Liberation Day
Friday 27 Classes end for Year II medical students
Sunday 29 Classes end for Year III medical students
Monday 30 Classes begin for Year IV medical students (2016-2017)
Monday 30 Summer 2016 classes begin (undergraduate & graduate)
Monday 30 – Tuesday 31 Late registration and drop/add for summer 2016

Late registration fees apply.

June 2016 (back to top)

Wednesday 1 Late registration for summer 2016 continues

Late registration fees apply.
Chairs give override permission to register in closed sections.

Friday 3 Collection of statements of fees starts
Tuesday 7 Commencement exercises, Byblos campus
Thursday 9 Deadline for payment of summer tuition fees
Friday 10 No classes
Friday 10 – Saturday 11 Commencement exercises, Beirut campus
Wednesday 15 Last day for early withdrawal for summer 2016 (WI)

July 2016 (back to top)

Monday 4 Classes begin for Year III medical students (2016-2017)
Monday 4 Last day for withdrawal from summer 2016 (WP/WF)
Wednesday 6 – Thursday 7 Holiday: Al-Fitr
Friday 8 Classes end for Year I medical students
Friday 8 Last day for intercampus transfer for fall 2016 for all students
Monday 11 – Friday 15 Phase 2: Registration for fall 2016 for all continuing students
Monday 18 – Friday 22 Early advising and registration for new students for fall 2016
Friday 22 Summer 2016 classes end
Monday 25 – Thursday 28 Final exams

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