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Study Abroad - Aix Semester Calendar

Join IAU for a semester or academic year in Aix-en-Provence, France. Four months in the south of France offers the opportunity to enroll in site-specific courses, live with a French host, participate in field studies and study tours, hold an internship, or volunteer! 



Fall 2018 Semester

 Early Start Program Arrival (optional)  Saturday, August 25
 Arrival  Saturday, September 1
 Orientation  Monday, September 3 - Tuesday, September 4
 Classes Begin  Wednesday, September 5
 Mid-Semester Exams  Monday, October 15 - Friday, October 26
 Fall Break
 Saturday, October 27 - Sunday, November 4
 Last Day of Class  Monday, December 10
 Final Exams  Tuesday, December 11 - Friday, December 14
 Departure  Saturday, December 15


Holidays during class time (non-worked):
 None 



Spring 2019 Semester

 Early Start Program Arrival (optional)  Saturday, January 19
 Arrival  Saturday, January 26
 Orientation  Monday, January 28 - Tuesday, January 29
 Classes Begin  Wednesday, January 30
 Mid-Semester Exams  Monday, March 11 - Friday, March 15
 Spring Break  Saturday, March 16 - Sunday, March 24
 Easter Weekend Break  Friday, April 19 - Monday, April 22
 Last Day of Class  Monday, May 6
 Final Exams  Tuesday, May 7 - Friday, May 10
 Departure  Sunday, May 12


Holidays during class time (non-worked):

Monday, April 22nd – Easter 
Wednesday, May 1st – Labor Day 

Holidays during class time (worked):
Wednesday, May 8th – Victory 45



Fall 2019 Semester

 Early Start Program Arrival (optional)  Saturday, August 31
 Arrival  Saturday, September 7
 Orientation  Monday, September 9 - Tuesday, September  10
 Classes Begin  Wednesday, September 11
 Mid-Semester Exams  Monday, October 14 - Friday, October 25
 Fall Break
 Saturday, October 26 - Sunday, November 3
 Last Day of Class  Thursday, December 12
 Final Exams  Friday, December 13 - Saturday, December 14
 Monday, December 16 - Tuesday, December 17
 Departure  Wednesday, December 18


Holidays during class time (non-worked):
 Monday, November 11th