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2016 Academic Calendar

Spring Term Commences Apr. 1(Fri.)  
*Spring Break Apr. 1(Fri.) to April 10(Sun.) Days without lecture as described in Kyushu University Collegiate General Rules Chapter 6 Section 1 and Kyushu University Graduate School General Rules Chapter 8 Section 1. (note 2)
Student Health Exams Apr. 4(Mon.) to Apr. 22(Fri.)  
Matriculation Ceremony Apr. 7(Thu.) School and Graduate School
New Student Orientation Apr. 7(Thu.) to Apr. 11(Mon.)  
* Spring Term Classes Begin Apr. 12(Tue.)  
Anniversary of the University’s Founding May 11(Wed.) These days without lesson are prescribed by Kyushu University Collegiate General Rules Chapter 6 Section 1 and Kyushu University Graduate School General Rules Chapter 8 Section 1. However, based on Kyushu University Collegiate General Rules Chapter 6 Section 3, and Kyushu University Graduate School General Rules Chapter 8 Section 3, lectures may be held. (note 2)
* Summer Break Aug. 1(Mon.) to Sept. 30(Fri.) These days without lesson are prescribed by Kyushu University Collegiate General Rules Chapter 6 Section 1 and Kyushu University Graduate School General Rules Chapter 8 Section 1. However, based on Kyushu University Collegiate General Rules Chapter 6 Section 3, and Kyushu University Graduate School General Rules Chapter 8 Section 3, there are cases where lectures are held. (note 2)
Fall Term Commencement Ceremony Sept. 26(Mon.)  
Spring Term Ends Sept. 30(Fri.)  
Fall Term Commences Oct. 1(Sat.)  
Fall Term Matriculation Ceremony Oct. 3(Mon.)  
* Fall Term Classes Begin Oct. 3(Mon.)  
Sports Meet Oct. 8(Sat.)  
Kyushu University Festival Nov. 18(Fri.) to Nov. 21 (Mon.) November 18th (Friday) and the 21st (Monday) are scheduled holidays according to Kyushu University Collegiate General Rules Chapter 6 Section 2 and Kyushu University Graduate School General Rules Chapter 8 Section 2. (note 2)
* Winter Break Dec. 26(Mon.) to Jan. 4(Wen.) Days without lecture as described in Kyushu University Collegiate General Rules Chapter 6 Section 1 and Kyushu University Graduate School General Rules Chapter 8 Section 1. (note 2)
January 5th (Thursday) to January 6th (Friday) is a scheduled winter holiday. However, in accordance with Kyushu University Collegiate General Rules Chapter 6 Section 3 and Kyushu University Graduate School General Rules Chapter 8 Section 3, classes will be held on these dates. (note 2)
National Center for University Entrance Examinations Jan. 14(Sat.) to Jan 15(Sun.)  
General Entrance Exam (prior period schedule) Feb. 25(Sat.) to Feb. 26(Sun.)  
General Entrance Exam (latter period schedule) Mar. 12(Sun.)  
(note)
1. School events on the schedule with an * indicated a standard day (period) with differences between institutions, departments, etc.
2. There will be class on days schedules without class as required.
(Kyushu University Collegiate General Rules Chapter 6 Section 3, and Kyushu University Graduate School General Rules Chapter 8 Section 3.)

Last Updated On:2016.3.10

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