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2017-2018 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

FALL SEMESTER

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS GRADUATE PROGRAMS
Registration Period for New Students August 14 – 18, 2017
English Test of Placement and Proficiency August 14 – 18, 2017
Arabic Test of Placement and Proficiency August 14 – 18, 2017
Application Deadline for International Students to Undergraduate Programs August 18, 2017
Submission Deadline of 2017-2018 Fall Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs August 24, 2017 August 31, 2017
Submission Deadline of Admitted International Student Lists to Department of Student Affairs August 28, 2017
Victory Day August 30, 2017 (Wednesday)
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) September 1-4, 2017
(Friday – Monday)
Application Deadline for Graduate Programs September 4, 2017
OSYS Additional Placement Registrations  September 13 -19, 2017
Arabic Test of Proficiency for Graduate Applicants September 7, 2017
English and Turkish Test of Proficiency for Graduate Applicants September 7 – 8, 2017
Interwievs for Graduate Programs September 11 – 12, 2017
Submission Deadline of Admitted Graduate Student Lists to Department of Student Affairs September 13, 2017
Announcement of Course Schedules September 11, 2017 September 18, 2017
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabuses to Schools/Institutes September 11, 2017 September 18, 2017
Registration of International Students September 11 – 15, 2017
Submission of Advisor Lists to Department of Student Affairs September 11 – 15, 2017 September 11 – 15, 2017
Turkish, English and Arabic Test of Placement and Proficiency for International Students September 11 – 15, 2017
First Day of English Preparation Program  Module 1 September 18, 2017
First Day of Arabic Preparation Program  Module 1 September 18, 2017
Registration of Graduate Students September 18 – 21, 2017
Registrations of Graduate Students on the Waiting List September 25 – 27, 2017
Course Registrations and Advisor Approvals September 18 – 22, 2017 September 25 – 29,  2017
First Day of Classes September 25, 2017 October 2, 2017
Orientation September 25 – 27, 2017 October 2 – 4 ,2017
Course Add- Drop & Advisor Approvals  October 2 – 6, 2017 October 9 – 13, 2017
Application Deadline for Students with Special Status October 2, 2017 October 9, 2017
End Level Studies 1 for Arabic Preparation Program October 16 – 20, 2017
Republic Day October 29, 2017 (Sunday)
Evaluation, Analysis and End Module Studies for Arabic Preparation Program Module 1 November 06 – 10, 2017
Final Exam for English Preparation Program Module 1 November 7, 2017
PTE Academic for English Preparation Program Module 1 November 10, 2017
First Day of English Preparation Program Module 2 November 13, 2017
Deadline for Course Withdrawal Applications November 17, 2017 November 24, 2017
First Day of Arabic Preparation Program Module 2 November 20, 2017
Submission Deadline of Exam Lists for 2017-2018 Fall Semester to Department of Student Affairs November 24, 2017 December 1, 2017
PhD Qualification Exams of Fall Semester December 8, 2017 –  January 5, 2018
Application Deadline of Thesis Defense for Graduate Programs December 18, 2017
End Level Studies for Arabic Preparation Program December 18 – 20, 2017
Submission Deadline of 2017-2018 Spring Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs December 22, 2017 December 29, 2017
Announcement of Final Exam Schedule December 25, 2017 January 2, 2018
New Year’s Day January 1, 2018 (Monday)
End of classes December 29, 2017 January 5, 2018
Final Exam for English Preparation Program Module 2 January 2, 2018
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 2 January 5, 2018
Final Exams January 2 – 12, 2018 January 8 – 19, 2018
Thesis Defenses for Graduate Programs January 8 – 19, 2018
Evaluation, Analysis and End Module Studies for Arabic Preparation Program Module 2 January 4 – 5, 2018
Last Day to Submit Final Grades January 19, 2018 January 26, 2018
Last Day to Submit Course Evaluation Forms to Schools/Institutes January 26, 2018 February 2, 2018
Last Day to Finalize Incomplete Grades February 2, 2018

SPRING SEMESTER

UNDER GRADUATE PROGRAMS GRADUATE PROGRAMS
First Day of English Preparation Program Module 3 January 22, 2018
First Day of Arabic Preparation Program Module 3 January 22, 2018
Announcement of Course Schedules January 29, 2018 February 5, 2018
Last day for Submission of Advisor Changes to Department of Student Affairs January 29, 2018 February 5, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabuses to Schools/Institutes January 29, 2018 February 5, 2018
Course Registrations & Advisor Approvals  February 5 – 9, 2018  February 12 – 16, 2018
First Day of Classes  February 12, 2018  February 19, 2018
Course Add-Drop & Advisor Approvals  February 19 – 23, 2018 February 26 – March 2 2018
End Level Studies for Arabic Preparation Program  February 19 – 23, 2018
Application Deadline for Students with Special Status (For Spring Semester)  February 19 , 2018  February 26 , 2018
Final Exam for English Preparation Program Module 3 March 13, 2018
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 3 March 16, 2018
Evaluation, Analysis and End Module Studies for Arabic Preparation Program Module 3 March 14 – 16, 2018
Spring Break April 2 – 8, 2018 (Monday-Sunday)
First Day of English Preparation Program Module 4 March 26, 2018
First Day of Arabic Preparation Program Module 4 March 26, 2018
Submission Deadline of 2017-2018 Spring Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs April 9, 2018 April 16, 2018
Deadline for Course Withdrawal Applications  April 13, 2018  April 20, 2018
National Independence and Children’s Day April 23, 2018 (Monday)
Labor and Solidarity Day May 1, 2018 (Tuesday)
PhD Qualification Exams of Spring Semester 4 May – 1 June 2018
Evaluation, Analysis and End Module Studies for Arabic Preparation Program Module 4 May 7 – 11, 2018
Application Deadline of Thesis Defense for Graduate Programs May 14, 2018
Announcement of Final Exam Schedule May 14, 2018 May 21, 2018
Final Exam for English Preparation Program Module 4 May 15, 2018
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 4 May 18, 2018
Submission  Deadline of 2017-2018 Summer Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs May 18, 2018 May 25, 2018
The Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth & Sports Day May 19, 2018 (Saturday)
End of Classes May 25, 2018 June 1, 2018
Final Exams May 28 – June 8, 2018 June 4 – 13,  2018
Thesis Defenses for Graduate Programs June 4 – 13, 2018
Last Day to Submit Final Grades June 13, 2018 June 20, 2018
Last Day to Submit Course Evaluation Forms to Schools/Institutes June 20, 2018 July 4, 2018
Last Day to Finalize Incomplete Grades July 4, 2018

SUMMER SEMESTER

UNDER GRADUATE PROGRAMS GRADUATE PROGRAMS
First Day of English Preparation Program Module 5 May 28,  2018
Announcement of Course Schedules June 11, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabuses to Schools/Institutes June 11, 2018
Eid al-Fitr (Feast of Ramadan) June 15 – 17, 2018 (Friday – Sunday)
Course Registrations & Advisor Approvals June 20 – 22, 2018
First Day of Classes June 25, 2018
Course Add-Drop & Advisor Approvals June 27 – 29, 2018
Deadline for Course Withdrawal Applications July 20, 2018
Final Exams for English Preparation Program Module 5 July 24, 2018
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 5 July 27, 2018
End of Classes August 10, 2018
Final Exams August 13 – 15, 2018
Last Day to Submit Final Grades August 17, 2018
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) August 21 – 24, 2018 (Tuesday – Friday)
Last Day to Submit Course Evaluation Forms to Schools/Institutes August 29, 2018
Victory Day August 30, 2018 (Thursday)