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Academic Calendar

Calendar is tentative and subject to change.

Academic Year 2016-2017
Fall 2016  
Students arrive August 31
Mandatory orientation begins September 1
Orientation ends/move in to housing September 3
Classes begin September 5
National Holiday (no classes) September 19
National Holiday (no classes) September 22
KCJS Fall trip to Okayama September 30 - October 2
National Holiday (no classes) October 10
Fall break begins October 29
Classes resume November 7
National Holiday (no classes) November 23
Last day of classes December 9
Language final exam December 12
Elective course final exams December 13 - 15
Fall semester closing ceremony December 15
Intercession break begins December 16
Last day to move out of housing December 19
* Optional Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) TBD (December)
Spring 2017  
Student arrival and check in January 5
Mandatory orientation begins for new students January 6
Academic Year students move back to families/apartments January 7
Orientation ends/move into housing January 8
National Holiday (no classes) January 9
Classes begin January 10
KCJS Spring trip February 9-10
Spring break begins February 25
Classes resume March 6
National Holiday (no classes) March 20
Last day of classes April 14
Language final exam April 17
Subject course final exams April 18-20
Final closing ceremony April 21
Last day to move out of housing April 24
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Phone: 212-854-2559   Fax: 212-854-5164