Calendar of Events (Academic Year)

HOMEEnglishCampus LifeCalendar of Events (Academic Year)

The Tsuru University 2016–2017 Academic Year Calendar is as written below:

First semester (April 1–September 30)

Date Events, etc.
April 1 (Friday) Start of the school year, start of the first semester
4 (Monday) Distribution of previous semester’s grades, etc.
Class orientation for enrolled students
6 (Wednesday) Entrance ceremony
7 (Thursday)–9 (Saturday) School-wide orientation
11 (Monday) Start of first semester classes
29 (Friday) Holiday (classes held)
May 2 (Monday) Compensatory holiday for the anniversary of Tsuru University’s establishment (classes cancelled)
2 (Monday), 6 (Friday) Compensatory holidays for Showa Day
20 (Friday) Anniversary of Tsuru University’s establishment (classes held)
June 25 (Saturday)–30 (Thursday) Noon Submission term for first semester graduation theses
July 11 (Monday)–15 (Friday) 6th classes are for supplementary classes
16 (Saturday)/17 (Sunday) Summer open campus
18 (Monday) Holiday (classes held)
25 (Monday)–30 (Saturday)

Class adjustment term
(Depending on the course, supplementary classes or final examinations for the first semester are held)

August 1 (Monday)–6 (Saturday) First semester final examination term
6 (Saturday)/7 (Sunday) Spare examination days
8 (Monday)– Start of summer vacation
8 (Monday)–11 (Thursday) First semester intensive course term
11 (Thursday) Holiday (classes held)
12 (Friday), 17 (Wednesday) Compensatory holidays for Marine Day
15 (Monday) Compensatory holiday for Mountain Day
16 (Tuesday) Compensatory holiday for Health and Sports Day
22 (Monday)–26 (Friday) First semester intensive course term
September 5 (Monday)–9 (Friday) Second semester intensive course term
12 (Monday)–16 (Friday) Second semester intensive course term
20 (Tuesday), 23 (Friday) Compensatory holidays for Labor Thanksgiving Day
28 (Wednesday) First semester graduation ceremony/completion ceremony
30 (Friday) End of summer vacation/end of the first semester
28 (Wednesday)–30 (Friday) Second semester classes held
28 (Wednesday) Starting day of second semester Saturday classes

Second semester (October 1–March 31)

 
Date Events, etc.
October September 28 (Wednesday) Start of second semester classes
10 (Monday) Holiday (classes held)
10 (Monday)–14 (Friday)
(excluding Wednesday)
Autumn open campus
November 3 (Thursday)–5 (Saturday) Katsuragawa Festival
4 (Friday) School-wide holiday for the Katsuragawa Festival
23 (Wednesday) Holiday (classes held)
December 23 (Friday) Holiday (classes held)
24 (Saturday) End of classes before winter vacation
25 (Sunday)–28 (Wednesday) Second semester intensive course term
26 (Monday) Compensatory holiday for the emperor’s birthday
January 4 (Wednesday) Compensatory holiday for the emperor’s birthday
4 (Wednesday)–7 (Saturday) Second semester intensive course term
5 (Thursday)–10 (Tuesday) Noon Submission term for graduation theses
9 (Monday) End of winter vacation
10 (Tuesday) Classes resume
13 (Friday) No classes from 5th period due to preparation for the national center test
16 (Monday)–20 (Friday) 6th classes are for supplementary classes
24 (Tuesday)–30 (Monday) Class adjustment term
(Depending on the course, supplementary classes or examinations for the end of the academic year are held)
February January 31 (Tuesday)–6 (Monday) End of the academic year examination term
7 (Saturday)/8 (Monday) Spare examination days
March 23 (Thursday) Graduation ceremony/completion ceremony
31 (Friday) End of the second semester and the academic year