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Lüneburg Calendars – 2023-24 Yearlong

Program Deadlines

May 15, 2023 Application Deadline
June 15 Fall Semester Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
June 15 Fall Semester Confirmation Deposit Refund Deadline
July 1 Fall Semester Tuition Refund Deadline | Refer to Enhanced Refund Policy
November 15 Spring Semester Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
November 15 Spring Semester Confirmation Deposit Refund Deadline
December 1 Spring Semester Tuition Refund Deadline | Refer to Enhanced Refund Policy

Program Dates

Note: Due to continually evolving COVID-19 regulations field trip dates and locations are subject to change.
August 30 Departure from the U.S. on optional group flight
August 31 Arrival in Lüneburg before 6 p.m. | Program starts
August 31 Move into housing
September 1 - 2 Mandatory orientation
September 4 Fall - First day of instruction | Mandatory orientation
September 8 Mandatory orientation
September 9 Field trip - Hamburg
September 15 - 17 Optional tour - Berlin
October 3 Holiday
October 7 Field trip - Bremen
October 31 Field trip - Emigration Museum in Bremerhaven
November 11 Field trip - Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial
November 23 - 24 Fall break
December 9 Field trip - Lubeck Christmas Market
December 15 Fall - Last day of instruction
December 18 - 19 Fall final examinations
December 20 - January 11, 2024 Winter break
January 15, 2024 Spring - First day of instruction
January 20 Field trip - Hamburg
January 26 - 28 Optional tour - Berlin
March 9 Field trip - Emigration Museum in Bremerhaven
March 23 Field trip - Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial
April 1 Holida - Easter Monday
April 20 Field trip - Schwerin
May 1 Holiday - Labor Day
May 3 Spring - Last day of instruction
May 6 - 7 Spring final examinations
May 8 Program ends
May 8 Move out of program housing
May 8 Optional group flight return | individual return (must coincide with program end date)

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.

Quick Details

2023-24 Application Cycle

  • Summer: Open
    • Session I / I&II Deadline: April 1
    • Session II Deadline: May 1
  • Fall: Open
    • Deadline: May 15
  • Spring: Open
    • Deadline: October 15

Eligibility

Preferred Minimum GPA: 2.5

Program Type

Specialty

Credits

US Credit

Program Capacity

60 students

Instruction

English | German

Passport & Visa

Passport & Visa Information