Prague, Czech Republic

Program Calendars

Prague, Czech Republic | 2017-18 Yearlong

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
February 15, 2017 Fall Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
May 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
June 1 Fall Balance Due Deadline
August 1 Spring Confirmation Deposit Due/Refund Deadline
August 13 Fall Cancellation Deadline (no refunds after this date)
December 1 Spring Balance Due Deadline
December 24 Spring Cancellation Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
September 2, 2017 Departure from the US on optional group flight
September 3 Arrival in Prague required by 6 pm
Move into housing
Evening orientation
September 4 Mandatory orientation
Two-week Czech intensive course begins
September 11 Fall courses begin
September 23 Field trip—Kutná Hora
October 6 - 10 Optional Tour/Field Study to Vienna, Budapest, and Central Europe
October 14 Field trip—Lidice and Terezín
October 23 - 27 Fall break
November 3 Field trip—Glassworks
December 13 Fall courses end
December 14 - 15 Fall final examinations
January 22, 2018 Spring courses begin
February 9 Field trip—Glassworks
March 26 - 30 Spring break
April 6 - 10 Optional Tour/Field Study to Vienna, Budapest, and Central Europe
April 13 Field trip—Lidice and Terezín
April 20 Field trip—Kutná Hora
May 2 Spring courses end
May 3 - 4 Spring final examinations
May 4 Program end date
May 5 Move out of housing (noon checkout)
Open return Students establish their own date of return

See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines. Payment of the Confirmation Deposit cannot be deferred. USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time.

Occasionally dates need to be changed or field trips modified. Refer back to this calendar often for the most current dates.