The Undergraduate Calendar

Welcome to your academic adventure, dear scholars! ?? Here’s your trusty compass for navigating the exciting Undergrad Academic Calendar. From course registration to exhilarating finals, this calendar is your guide to a journey of practical learning, global perspectives, and leadership development. Embrace each milestone with zeal, and let’s make every day extraordinary! ??

Fall Semester

Academic Year 2023 / 2024

September 25, 2023

First Day of Fall Term

Get ready to fall into an amazing journey of learning, laughter, and new friendships! The fall term is here, and we can’t wait to embark on this adventure together. Let’s make this semester unforgettable! ??
September 25 - 29, 2023

Drop / Add Week

During the drop/add period, you can fine-tune your schedule and make it just right for you. Whether you want to explore new courses or swap out ones that don’t fit your goals, this is your chance to customize your learning experience. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to create the perfect schedule for the semester!
December 4 - 8, 2023

Dead Week - A Calm Before the Storm

Hey there, warriors of academia! ? Dead Week ? has arrived, but fear not! It’s not as grim as it sounds. This is your free week to get ready to finish the term with confidence and focus. Prepare for your upcoming finals, polish your presentations, or just simply destress. Review, strategize, practice, or just sleep. Sleep is good. We like sleep.
December 11 - 15, 2023

Finals Week

Finals week might sound daunting, but fear not! No more all-nighters cramming for multiple-choice nightmares or gallons of coffee for endless memorization. It’s all about applying your knowledge through Practical Experiential Learning™ (PEL). Embrace the challenge and let’s ace this together! ??
December 15, 2023

Last Day of Fall Term

Congratulations on reaching the finish line! ? You’ve made it through the fall term with flying colors, and we couldn’t be prouder. Now, take a well-deserved break, enjoy your achievements, and get ready for an even more exciting journey ahead.

Enjoy your holiday – we can’t wait to see you back for an amazing spring term! ??

Spring Semester

Academic Year 2023 / 2024

January 29, 2024

First Day of Spring Term

? Welcome back, trailblazers! Your journey into a vibrant Spring Term begins with new possibilities and boundless growth. Let’s sow the seeds of knowledge together! ?

January 29 - February 2, 2024

Drop / Add Week

Tweak your academic adventure! Choose the perfect route, swap courses, and embrace the journey that fits you like a glove. Your path, your rules! ?️
February 12 - February 23, 2024

Fasnachtsferien (Carnival)

? Fasnachtsferien (Basel Carnival Break): Time to let loose and celebrate! The city comes alive with laughter and colors during this exuberant carnival break. Join the festivity, and revel in the magic! ??

March 25 - April 5, 2024

Spring Break

?️ Spring Break: Pause, breathe, and recharge! Take a well-deserved hiatus, wander, explore, and return with renewed energy for the adventures ahead. ??

April 22 - April 26, 2024

Project Week

? Project Week: Leave your mark on the world! Channel your skills, creativity, and passion into a meaningful project for charity. Together, we can make a lasting impact. ??
May 13 - May 17, 2024

Dead Week

? Dead Week: Fear not, for the finish line is in sight. Take this week to make sure you finish the year strong. You’ve got this! ??

May 20 - May 24, 2024

Finals Week

? Finals Week: The moment you’ve been preparing for! Embrace the challenge, apply your expertise, and revel in the joy of conquering your academic summit. You’ve arrived at a new peak! ?️?

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