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Faculty Calendar (2017)

Spring Semester

April, 20171 (Sat)Start of Spring Semester / Spring Semester Convocation Ceremony
2(Sun)Course guidance for new students
3 (Mon)Spring Semester Convocation Ceremony (The Institute for the Liberal Arts)
Course guidance for new students
4 (Tue)Course guidance for new students
Course registration *1
5 (Wed)
6 (Thu)
7 (Fri)Classes begin
28 (Fri)Deadline for payment of Spring Semester fees
29 (Sat)~Holidays
May~5 (Fri)Holidays
July17 (Mon)July Marine Day (classes held as usual)
27 (Thu)Last day of classes
28 (Fri)Final examinations begin
August8 (Tue)August Final examinations end
9 (Wed)Summer Recess begins
September14 (Thu)Summer Recess ends
15 (Fri)Grade reports distributed to current students *2
20 (Wed)End of Spring Semester
23 (Sat)Spring Semester Commencement / Ceremony for Bestowing Degrees

Fall Semester

September21(Thu)Start of Fall Semester
22(Fri)Course registration
23(Sat)
25(Mon)Classes begin
October9(Mon)Health and Sports Day (classes held as usual)
31(Tue)Deadline for payment of Fall Semester fees
November4(Sat)Doshisha Clover Festival
5(Sun)Doshisha Clover Festival
Sports Festival
26(Sun)Doshisha EVE (no classes)
27 (Mon)
28 (Tue)
29 (Wed)Anniversary of Establishment (university holiday)
December23(Sat)Emperor's Birthday (classes held as usual) / Monday classes
25(Mon)Christmas Day (university holiday)
Winter Recess begins
January, 20185(Fri)Winter Recess ends
6 (Sat)Classes recommence
23 (Tue)Founder’s Day
26 (Fri)Last day of classes
27 (Sat)Final examinations begin
February12 (Mon)Substitute holiday (examination date)
16(Fri)Final examinations end
MarchBeginning of MarchGraduation results announced
20 (Tue)Fall Semester Commencement / Ceremony for Bestowing Degrees
21 (Wed)
22(Thu)
24 (Sat)Grade reports distributed to current students *3
31 (Sat)End of Fall Semester

*1
One of the days during this period is assigned to each year of students to register for general registration subjects.
An advance registration period is held between the distribution of grade reports in March of the previous academic year and this course registration period for students in the second year and above, and between the convocation ceremony and this course registration period for students in the first year.
*2
An advance registration period is held between the distribution of grade reports and the period for making changes to course registration.
*3
An advance registration period is held between the distribution of grade reports and the course registration period in April in the next academic year.