ACADEMIC CALENDAR



Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Academic Calendar
2016-2017

 

Fall Semester   2016 – 2017

Date

Notes

Day

Event

04 September 2016

 

Sunday

Beginning of the academic year attendance for all academic Staff

04 – 15 September 2016

 

Sunday – Thursday

Online registration period

15 September 2016

 

Thursday

Last day for payment for the fall semester

18 September 2016

1st week

Sunday

Beginning of classes

18-22 September 2016

 

Sunday – Thursday

Add and drop period

18 September- 06 October 2016

 

Sunday – Thursday

Late registration for new students

28 September 2016

 

Monday

Welcome session and orientation day for new students

25-27 September 2016

 

Sunday – Tuesday

Drop period

11 September 2016

Holiday

Sunday

Waqfa Arafa holiday *

12-14 September 2016

Holiday

Monday-Wednesday

Eid Al Adha holiday *

02 October 2016

Holiday

Sunday

 

Islamic new year 1438 (Al Hijra) holiday *

10-11 October 2016

Holiday

Monday- Tuesday

Ashoora 1438 holiday *

06-10 November 2016

 

Sunday - Thursday

Pre – registration period for spring semester 2016-2017

02 Oct-30 November 2016

 

Sunday - Thursday

Withdrawal period with (W)

18-19 December 2016

Holiday

Sunday Monday

National day holiday

29 December 2016

 

Thursday

Last day of classes

11 December 2016

Holiday

Sunday

Prophet’s birthday holiday *

01 January 2017

Holiday

Sunday

New Year’s holiday *

30 October – 10 November 2016

 

Sunday - Thursday

Midterm examination’s period

02-12 January 2017

 

Sunday - Thursday

Final Revision & examination’s period

15 January 2017

 

Monday

Last day for submitting grades to the registration department

15 – 21 January 2017

Holiday

Sunday - Saturday

Holiday for students

15 – 21  January 2017

Holiday

Sunday - Saturday

Holiday for Academic

 

Spring Semester    2016 – 2017

22 Jan 2017

 

Sunday

Beginning of spring semester attendance for all academic staff

22 – 26 Jan 2017

 

Sunday - Thursday

Online registration period

26 Jan 2017

 

Thursday

Last day for payment for spring semester

29 Jan 2017

 

Sunday

Beginning of classes

02 Feb 2017

 

Thursday

Welcome session and orientation day for new students

29 Jan – 02 Feb 2017

 

Sunday - Thursday

Add and drop period

29 Jan – 09 Feb 2017

 

Sunday - Thursday

Late registration for new students

05 – 09 Feb 2017

 

Sunday - Thursday

Drop period

12 Feb – 06 April 2017

 

Sunday - Thursday

Withdrawal period with (W)

12 – 16 March 2017

 

Sunday - Thursday

Pre – registration period for summer semester 2015-2016

01 May 2017

 

Monday

Labor day holiday

11 May 2017

 

Thursday

Last day of classes

05-18 March 2017

 

Sunday - Saturday

Midterm examination’s period

14 – 25 May 2017

 

Sunday - Thursday

Final Revision & examination’s period

25 May 2017

 

Thursday

First day of Ramadan 1438 *

28 May 2017

 

Sunday

Last day for submitting grades to the registration department

28 May 2017

 

Sunday

Holiday for students

 

Summer Semester 2016 – 2017

30 May – 01 June 2017

 

Wednesday - Thursday

Online registration period

01 June 2017

 

Thursday

Last day for payment for the summer semester 2015-2016

04 June 2017

 

Sunday

Beginning of summer semester attendance for academic staff

11 June 2017

 

Sunday

Beginning of classes

11 – 12 June 2017

 

Sunday - Monday

Add and drop period

13 – 14 June 2017

 

Tuesday - Wednesday

Drop period

18 – 22 June 2017

 

Sunday - Thursday

Withdrawal period with (W)

26 – 28 June 2017

 

Monday - Wednesday

Eid Al Fitr holiday *

20 July 2017

 

Thursday

Last day of classes

25-29 June 2017

 

Sunday - Thursday

Midterm examination’s period

23 - 27 July 2017

 

Sunday - Thursday

Final Revision & examination’s period

30 July 2017

 

Sunday

Holiday for students

31 July 2017

 

Monday

Last day for submitting grades to the registration department

6 August 2017

 

Sunday

Holiday for faculty

 

* Will be determined upon sighting of the moon