Dates and Arrival Information

Students walking in downtown Boston

Exchange students and their Brandeis Buddies enjoy a walk in downtown Boston

Spring 2019 Dates:

Arrival and Orientation: Friday, January 11, 2019-Monday, January 14, 2019

First day of instruction: Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Last day of instruction: Thursday, May 2, 2019

Final examination period: Monday, May 6, 2019-Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Move out of residence halls: Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at noon

Please note that exchange students are not permitted, due to visa regulations, to enter the U.S. more than 30 days before the start of the spring semester (December 16, 2018 is the earlier arrival date into the U.S.) and must depart from the U.S. within 30 days of the final examination date (June 13, 2019 is the latest departure date from the U.S.). Please do not purchase flights until your acceptance is confirmed by Brandeis.