Lüneburg, Germany

Program Calendars

Lüneburg, Germany | 2017-18 Yearlong

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
March 15, 2017 Fall Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
June 15 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
July 1 Fall Balance Due Deadline
August 1 Spring Confirmation Deposit Due/Refund Deadline
August 10 Fall Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)
December 1 Spring Balance Due Deadline
December 14 Spring Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)
Program Dates
August 30, 2017 Departure from the US on optional group flight
August 31 Arrival in Lüneburg
Move into housing
September 1 Mandatory orientation (begins at 10:00 am)
Walking tour of Lüneburg
September 4 Fall courses begin
Placement and introduction to classes (mandatory as part of orientation), Visa
September 8 Class registration, Intercultural Training (mandatory as part of orientation)
September 9 Field trip—Hamburg (mandatory as part of orientation)
September 22 - 24 Optional Berlin Tour
October 7 Field trip—Bremen
November 23 - 26 Thanksgiving break
December 2 Field trip—Celle
December 15 - 19 Fall final examinations
January 8, 2018 Spring courses begin
March 26 - April 2 Easter break
April 14 Field trip—Schwerin
April 20 - 25 Spring final examinations
Program end date coincides with date of last final exam
April 26 Move out of housing
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.

USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time. If a program fills earlier than anticipated, USAC may move up the position hold payment deadline date to secure students’ placement in the program.

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