Exchange Application Timeline

Fall

March 15 - Application deadline

Late March - Early April - Application review and Course Selection Processes

Early April - UNC Student Admission process

Mid April - Course registration process

Late April - Early May - Official acceptance packets, including visa documents, mailed to home university

Spring

October 15 - Application deadline

Late October - Early November - Application review and Course Selection processes

Early November - UNC Student Admission process

Mid November - Course registration process

Late November - Early December - Official acceptance packets, including visa documents, mailed to home university

  

Academic Year 2016-17 Dates

Fall 2016

August 20-21, 2016 - Arrival to US and UNC campus

August 22, 2016 - Mandatory Visiting Exchange Student Orientation Program

August 23, 2016 - Fall semester/MOD 1 classes begin

October 12-13, 2016 - MOD 1 classes end

October 20-23, 2016 - Fall Break (begins at 5 p.m. on Oct. 19)

October 24-25, 2016 - MOD 2 classes begin

November 23-27, 2016 - Thanksgiving Holiday, no classes held

December 7, 2016 - Fall semester/MOD 2 classes end

December 9, 10, 12, 13, 15, 16, 2016 - Final Examination Days (must be present for ALL scheduled final exams)

December 17, 2016 - Earliest departure date from the US

 

Spring 2017

January 8-9, 2017 - Arrival to US and UNC campus

January 10, 2017 - Mandatory Visiting Exchange Student Orientation Program

January 11, 2017 - Spring semester/MOD 3 classes begin

March 1-2, 2017 - MOD 3 classes end

March 6-7, 2017 - MOD 4 classes begin

March 13-17, 2017 - Spring Break

April 14, 2017 - Holiday, no classes held

April 28, 2017 - Spring semester/MOD 4 classes end

May 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 9, 2017 - Final Examination Days (must be present for ALL scheduled final exams)

May 10, 2017 - Earliest departure date from the US