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Spring Semester(2021)

April, 20211(Thu)Start of Spring Semester
3(Sat)Spring Semester Convocation Ceremony
Course guidance for new students
4(Sun)Course guidance for new students
5(Mon)Course guidance for new students
Course registration
6(Tue)
7(Wed)Classes begin
28(Wed)Deadline for payment of Spring Semester fees
29(Thu)~holidays
May~5(Wed)holidays
July22(Thu)July Marine Day (classes held as usual)
23(Fri)National Sports Day (classes held as usual)
27(Tue)Last day of classes
28(Wed)Final examinations begin
August6(Fri)Final examinations end
7(Sat)Spare day for Spring semester exams
Summer Recess begins
September9(Thu)Spring Semester thesis adjudication day
Summer Recess ends
10(Fri)Grade Notification
18(Sat)Spring Semester Commencement
20(Mon)End of Spring Semester

Fall Semester(2021)

September21 (Tue) Fall Semester Convocation Ceremony
Start of Fall Semester
21(Tue)Changes to course registration accepted
22(Wed)
25(Sat) Classes begin
October29(Fri)Deadline for payment of Fall Semester fees
November3(Wed)Culture Day (classes held as usual)
23(Tue)Labor Thanksgiving Day (classes held as usual)
26(Fri)Doshisha EVE (no classes)
27(Sat)
28(Sun)
29(Mon)Anniversary of Establishment (university holiday)
December25(Sat)Christmas Day (university holiday)
28(Tue)Winter Recess begins
January, 20226(Thu)Winter Recess ends
7(Fri)Classes recommence
23(Sun)Founder’s Day
24(Mon)Last day of classes
25(Tue)Final examinations begin
February14(Mon)Final examinations end
March3(Thu)Fall Semester thesis adjudication day
20(Sun)Fall Semester Commencement / Ceremony for Bestowing Degrees
21(Mon)
22(Tue)
23(Wed)Grade Notification
31(Thu)End of Fall Semester

Spring Semester(2020)

April, 20201(Wed)Start of Spring Semester
3(Fri)Spring Semester Convocation Ceremony
Course guidance for new students
4(Sat)Course guidance for new students
5(Sun)Course guidance for new students
Course registration
6(Mon)
7(Tue)Classes begin
28(Tue)Deadline for payment of Spring Semester fees
29(Wed)~holidays
May~5(Tue)holidays
6 (Wed)Substitute holiday(classes held as usual)
July23(Thu)July Marine Day (classes held as usual)
24(Fri)National Sports Day(classes held as usual)
27(Mon)Last day of classes
28(Tue)Final examinations begin
August7(Fri)Final examinations end
8(Sat)Spare day for Spring semester exams
Summer Recess begins
September10(Thu)Spring Semester thesis adjudication day
Summer Recess ends
11(Fri)Grade Notification
19(Sat)Spring Semester Commencement
20(Sun)End of Spring Semester

Fall Semester(2020)

September,202021 (Mon) Fall Semester Convocation Ceremony
Start of Fall Semester
21(Mon)Changes to course registration accepted
22(Tue)
24(Thu) Classes begin
October30(Fri)Deadline for payment of Fall Semester fees
November23(Mon)Labor Thanksgiving Day(classes held as usual)
26(Thu)Doshisha EVE (no classes)
27(Fri)
28(Sat)
29(Sun)Anniversary of Establishment
December23(Wed)Winter Recess begins
25(Fri)Christmas Day (university holiday)
January, 20215(Tue)Winter Recess ends
6(Wed)Classes recommence
23(Sat)Founder’s Day
26(Tue)Last day of classes
27(Wed)Final examinations begin
February16(Tue)Final examinations end
March4(Thu)Fall Semester thesis adjudication day
20(Sat)Fall Semester Commencement / Ceremony for Bestowing Degrees
21(Sun)
22(Mon)
24(Wed)Grade Notification
31(Wed)End of Fall Semester