Khon Kaen, Thailand
USAC
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Khon Kaen Calendars - 2019-20 Yearlong

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2018 Application Opens, Early Admission Begins
February 15, 2019 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 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
August 24, 2019 Departure from the US on optional group flight (if on optional tour)
August 25 Arrive in Bangkok
August 25 - 27 Optional Tour - Bangkok
August 27 Departure from the US (if not on tour)
August 28 Arrive in Khon Kaen (all students)
August 29 - 30 Mandatory orientation
August 31 Field Trip - City and Temple Tour
September 2 Courses begin
September 7 Field Trip - Ubolratana Dam
September 14 Optional Tour - Phu Wiang Dinosaur
September 27 Mandatory follow-up orientation
September 28 Optional Tour - Isan History and Silk
October 13 - 14 King Rama IX Day holiday - no classes
October 21 - 25 Midterm examinations
October 23 King Rama V Day holiday - no classes
October 26 - 27 Field Trip - Khao Kho, Phetchabun Mountains
November 23 - 24 Optional Tour - Trekking Tour to Phu Khieo Wildlife Reserve
December 13 Fall courses end
December 16 - 20 Final examinations
January 18, 2020 Field Trip - City and Temple Tour
January 20 2nd term courses begin
January 25 Optional Tour - Phu Wiang Dinosaur
February 1 Field Trip - Red Lotus Lake, Udon Thani
February 8 - 9 Optional Tour - Trekking Tour to Phu Khieo Wildlife Reserve
February 19 Maka Bucha Day holiday - no classes
February 21 Mandatory follow-up orientation
February 22 - 23 Field Trip - Chiang Khan, Loei
March 7 Optional Tour - Isan History and Silk
March 9 - 13 Midterm examinations
April 6 Chakri Day holiday - no classes
April 11 - 15 Spring Break
May 1 Spring courses end
May 4 - 8 2nd term final examinations
Program end date coincides with date of last final exam
May 9 2nd term move out of program 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.