The academic calendar gives the key dates in the year such as the start and end of each term and public holidays when the campus will be closed.

Summer - Monday, 17 May to Friday, 9 July 2021

Fall 1 Monday, 23 August to Friday, 15 October, 2021
Break-week Monday, 18 October to Friday, 22 October 2021
Fall 2 Monday, 25 October to Friday, 17 December 2021

Spring 1 Monday, 17 January to Friday, 11 March, 2022
Break-week Monday, 14 March to Friday, 18 March 2022
Spring 2 Monday, 21 March to Friday, 13 May 2022

Graduation Ceremony – Saturday, 14 May 2022

Break-week - Monday, 16 May to Friday, 20 May 2022


HOLIDAY SCHEDULE FOR 2021 – 2022

Ascension – Thursday, 13 May 2021
Pentecost – Monday, 24 May 2021
Swiss National Day – Sunday, 1 August 2021
Jeune Genevois – Thursday, 9 September 2021
Christmas closing: Thursday, 23 December 2021 through Wednesday, 5 January 2022.
Administration offices will reopen on Thursday, 6 January 2022(extra days off are offered to compensate for 2 holidays falling on weekend days)
Easter Friday, 15 April 2022 and Easter Monday, 18 April 2022

The University will be closed on the above holidays

Summer - Monday, 23 May to Friday, 15 July 2022
Fall 1 Monday, 22 August to Friday, 14 October, 2022
Break-week Monday, 17 October to Friday, 21 October 2022
Fall 2 Monday, 24 October to Friday, 16 December 2022

Spring 1 Monday, 16 January to Friday, 10 March, 2023
Break-week Monday, 13 March to Friday, 17 March 2023
Spring 2 Monday, 20 March to Friday, 12 May 2023

Graduation Ceremony – Saturday, 13 May 2023

Break-week - Monday, 15 May to Friday, 19 May 2023


HOLIDAY SCHEDULE FOR 2022 – 2023

Ascension – Thursday, 26 May 2022
Pentecost - Monday, 6 June 2022
Swiss National Day – Monday, 1 August 2022
Jeune Genevois – Thursday, 8 September 2022
Christmas closing: Thursday, 22 December 2022 through Wednesday, 4 January 2023.
Administration offices will reopen on Thursday, 5 January 2023 (extra days off are offered to compensate for 3 holidays falling on weekend days).
Easter Friday, 7 April 2023 and Easter Monday, 10 April 2023

The University will be closed on the above holidays.