Dates and Arrival Information

Students walking in downtown Boston

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

Spring 2020 Dates:

Arrival and Orientation: Thursday, January 9, 2020-Sunday, January 12, 2020

First day of instruction: Monday, January 13, 2020

Last day of instruction: Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Final examination period: Monday, May 4, 2020-Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Move out of residence halls: Tuesday, May 12, 2020 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 14, 2020 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 11, 2020 is the latest departure date from the U.S.). Please do not purchase flights until your acceptance is confirmed by Brandeis.