St Andrews, Scotland
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Program Calendars

St Andrews, Scotland | 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)
March 15 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
June 15 Fall Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
July 1 Fall 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 Spring Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
September 8, 2018 Departure from the US
September 9 Arrival in St Andrews (all students)
Move into housing
September 10 - 14 Mandatory orientation (Fresher's Week) | Matriculation (registration)
September 17 Fall teaching begins
September TBD Field trip*—Scottish Borders: Melrose, Abbotsford, and Rosslyn
October TBD Overnight field trip* — Loch Ness and Scottish Highlands
October 15 Raisin Monday
December 2 Fall teaching ends
December 3 - 7 Revision week
December 10 - 21 Fall final examination period
December 25 Holiday break begins
January 28, 2019 Spring teaching begins
February TBD Field trip*—Stirling Castle and Wallace Monument
April TBD Overnight field trip*— Loch Ness and Scottish Highlands
April 22 - May 3 Spring break
May 5 Spring teaching ends
May 6 - 10 Revision week
May 13 - 24 Spring final examination period
Program end date coincides with the date of last final exam
Late May Move out of housing (refer to your housing contract)
Open return Students establish their own date of return
* * Yearlong students have one day trip per semester and one overnight trip in either the fall or the spring semester included in your program fees.

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.

The host university may update program dates and/or field trips at any time; these changes are often outside USAC’s control as dates are set by the host university. USAC does its best to estimate these dates ahead of time and to keep it as up-to-date as possible. Many times, updated calendar dates are included in your host university acceptance letter. We update these as quickly as possible and as often as needed; refer back to this calendar for the most current dates.