Verona Calendars - 2018-19 Yearlong

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2017 Application Opens, Early Admission Begins
February 15, 2018 Fall Early Admission Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
June 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
June 15 Fall Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
July 1 Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
August 15 Spring Early Admission Ends ($500 confimation deposit is non-refundable)
November 15 Spring Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
December 1 Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
August 29, 2018 Departure from the US on optional group flight
August 30 Arrival in Verona (required arrival at orientation hotel by 6:00 pm)
Overnight in hotel and group dinner (included)
Mandatory orientation begins
August 31 Group meeting at hotel
Mandatory school orientation
Move into housing
September 1 City walking tour
September 3 Fall courses begin
September Field trip - Venice
Field trip - Lake Garda
October 4 - 6 Optional overnight tour – Lake Como, Lugano (Switzerland), Bergamo
October Field Trip - Veneto wine country, group lunch
November 1 - 2 National Holiday - no classes
November 21 Thanksgiving group dinner
November 22 - 23 Thanksgiving break
December Field trip - Bolzano
December 8 National Holiday - no classes
December 13 Fall Courses end
December 14 - 19 Fall final examinations
January 14, 2019 Spring courses begin
February Optional overnight tour
Field trip - Venice
March Field trip - Padova
Field trip - Veneto countryside
April Field trip - Lake Garda
April 19 - 22 Easter break/Spring break
May 1 National Holiday—no classes
May 6 Spring courses end
May 7 - 10 Spring final examinations
Program end date coincides with date of last exam
May 11 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. 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.