Academic Calendar

Spring2019
Tue Jan 8, 2019

Classes begin; Registration changes accepted; Add/drop continues

Thu Jan 10, 2019

Classes run as Sunday schedule

Fri Jan 11, 2019

Waitlist last run for Qatar courses

Mon Jan 14, 2019

Last day for registration changes, add/drop ends

Tue Feb 12, 2019

Qatar National Sports Day, no classes

Sun Mar 3, 2019 - Thu Mar 7, 2019 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Spring break

Sun Mar 10, 2019

Classes Resume

Mon Mar 18, 2019

Last Day to Withdraw from Courses

Tue Apr 2, 2019

Early Registration for Fall Begins

Fri Apr 12, 2019

Early Registration for Fall Ends

Sun Apr 21, 2019

Easter Sunday, no classes

Wed Apr 24, 2019

Classes, end; Classes run as Thursday schedule

Thu Apr 25, 2019 - Fri Apr 26, 2019 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Study Days

Tue Apr 30, 2019

Fall Registration completion begins

Sat Apr 27, 2019 - Thu May 2, 2019 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Exam Days and end of semester

Thu May 2, 2019

Fall Registration completion ends

Sat May 4, 2019

Grades for graduating seniors due by 5:00 pm (Doha time)

Tue May 7, 2019

Qatar Foundation Convocation

Wed May 8, 2019

All undergraduate grades due

Thu May 9, 2019

Commencement

Sun May 12, 2019

Add/drop for Fall begins

Sun May 19, 2019

Summer school classes begin

Thu May 30, 2019

Eid Al Fitr break begins after last class

Sun Jun 2, 2019 - Thu Jun 6, 2019 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Eid al Fitr break

Sun Jun 9, 2019

Summer classes resume

Wed Jun 19, 2019

Add/drop for Fall closes until August 2019

Thu Jun 27, 2019

Summer school classes end

Fall2019
Mon Aug 12, 2019 - Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Expected dates for Eid al Adha

Sun Aug 18, 2019

Add/drop for continuing students opens

Sun Aug 18, 2019 - Thu Aug 22, 2019 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

New Students Orientation

FY Students’ English Placement Test (depends on NSO schedule)
FY Students’ Language Placement Test (depends on NSO schedule)

Thu Aug 22, 2019

New Student Academic Convocation (First-years)

Sun Aug 25, 2019

Classes begin, Registration changes accepted

Thu Aug 29, 2019

Last day for late registration; Add/drop period ends

Mon Sep 30, 2019

Undergraduate First-Year Student Advisory Grades Due

Thu Oct 10, 2019

Mid-term break begins after last class

Sun Oct 13, 2019 - Thu Oct 17, 2019 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Mid-term holiday break, no classes

Sun Oct 20, 2019

Classes Resume

Thu Oct 31, 2019

Last Day to Withdraw from Courses

Mon Nov 4, 2019 - Sat Nov 16, 2019 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Pre-Registration for Spring 2019

Thu Dec 5, 2019

Classes End

Fri Dec 6, 2019 - Sat Dec 7, 2019 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Study Days

Sun Dec 8, 2019 - Thu Dec 12, 2019 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Exam days

Mon Dec 9, 2019 - Wed Dec 11, 2019 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Registration completion for Spring 2019

Fri Dec 13, 2019

Study Day

Sat Dec 14, 2019

Exam day and end of semester

Wed Dec 18, 2019

Qatar National day

Fri Dec 20, 2019

Add / drop for Spring continues

Thu Dec 19, 2019

All grades due by 5pm (Doha time)