Global University
Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Month

From

To

Event

Jul-16

Wed., Jul. 20, 2016

Mon., Aug. 01, 2016

Fall 2016 First Registration Period

Sat., Jul. 23, 2016

 

Deadline for Withdrawal from Courses

Fri., Jul. 29, 2016

 

Last Day Summer 2016

Aug-16

Mon., Aug. 01, 2016

Fri., Aug. 05, 2016

Summer 2016 Final Exams Period

Mon., Aug. 15, 2016

 

Official Vacation

Mon., Aug. 22, 2016

Fri. Sep. 16, 2016

Fall 2015 Second Registration Period

Sep-16

Mon., Sep. 12, 2016

Fri., Sep. 16, 2016

Eid Al Adha 1437*

Mon., Sep. 19, 2016

 

Fall 2016 Begins

--> open "Semester Schedule"

Mon., Sep. 19, 2016

 

Late Registration, Drop and Add Period Begins

Fri., Sep. 30, 2016

 

End of Drop and Add Period

Fri., Sep. 30, 2016

 

End of Late Registration Period

Oct-16

Sun., Oct. 02, 2016

 

Hijra New Year 1438*
Mon Oct. 03, 2016 - official vacation

Tue., Oct. 11, 2016

 

Ashoura 1438*
Wed Oct. 12, 2016 - official vacation

Nov-16

Tue., Nov. 22, 2016

 

Independence Day

Dec-16

Wed., Dec. 07, 2016

Sun., Dec. 25, 2016

Spring 2017 First Registration Period

Sun., Dec. 11, 2016

 

Prophet's Birthday 1438*
Mon Dec. 12, 2016 - vacation for Mawled

Tue., Dec. 20, 2016

 

Deadline for Withdrawal from Courses

Sun., Dec. 25, 2016

 

Official Vacation
Mon Dec. 26, 2016 - official vacation

Fri., Dec. 30, 2016

 

Last Day Fall 2016

Jan-17

Sun., Jan. 01, 2017

 

New Year
Mon Jan. 02, 2017 - official vacation

Thu., Jan. 05, 2017

Mon., Jan. 16, 2017

 Fall 2016 Final Exams Period
OPEN FINALS SCHEDULE

Fri., Jan. 06, 2017

 

Official Vacation

Wed., Jan. 18, 2017

Sun., Jan. 29, 2017

Spring 2017 Second Registration Period

Fri. Jan. 20, 2017

 

Posting of Fall 2016 Grades

Feb-17

Wed., Feb. 01, 2017

 

Spring 2017 Begins
OPEN Spring 2017 SCHEDULE

Wed., Feb. 01, 2017

 

Late Registration, Drop and Add Period Begins

Thu., Feb. 09, 2017

 

Official Vacation

Sun., Feb. 12, 2017

 

End of Drop and Add Period

Sun., Feb. 12, 2017

 

End of Late Registration Period

Mar-17

Sat., Mar. 25, 2017

 

Official Vacation

Apr-17

Fri., Apr. 14, 2017

 

Official Vacation

Mon., Apr. 17, 2017

Sat., Apr. 29, 2017

Summer 2017 First Registration Period

Mon., Apr. 17, 2017

 

Official Vacation

Sat., Apr. 22, 2017

 

Al Israa Wal Miiraaj 1438*
Mon Apr. 24, 2017 - official vacation

May-17

Mon., May. 01, 2017

 

Labor Day

Sat., May. 06, 2017

 

Deadline for Withdrawal from Courses

Tue., May. 16, 2017

 

Last Day Spring 2017

Mon., May. 22, 2017

Sat., Jun. 03, 2017

Spring 2017 Final Exams Period
OPEN FINALS SCHEDULE

Thu., May. 25, 2017

 

Liberation Day

Mon., May. 29, 2017

Fri., Jun. 09, 2017

Summer 2017 Second Registration Period

Jun-17

Wed., 7 Jun., 2017

 

Posting of Spring 2017 Grades

Mon., Jun. 12, 2017

 

Summer 2017 Begins
OPEN Summer 2017 SCHEDULE

Mon., Jun. 12, 2017

 

Late Registration, Drop and Add Period Begins

Fri., Jun. 16, 2017

 

End of Drop and Add Period

Fri., Jun. 16, 2017

 

End of Late Registration Period

Sun., Jun. 25, 2017

(Wed., Jun. 28, 2017)
Tues., Jun. 27, 2017

Eid Al Fitr 1438*

Jul-17

Thu., Jul. 20, 2017

Tue., Aug. 01, 2017

Fall 2017 First Registration Period

Sat., Jul. 22, 2017

 

Deadline for Withdrawal from Courses

Fri., Jul. 28, 2017

 

Last Day Summer 2017

Mon., Jul. 31, 2017

Sat., Aug. 05, 2017

Summer 2017 Final Exams Period

Aug-17

Wed., 9 Aug., 2017

 

Posting of Summer 2017 Grades

Tue., Aug. 15, 2017

 

Official Vacation

*Eid al-Fitr, al-Adha, the Hijra New Year, Ashoura, the Prophet's Birthday, Al Israa Wal Miiraaj are determined after sighting the moon.

** University will be closed during all the announced official vacations.