SPRING 2017

January 30: First day of classes for spring semester
February 27: Losar – Tibetan New Year celebration
February 15: Last day to add/drop classes for spring semester
March 12: Chotrul Duchen – Day of Miracles commemorating the great activities of the Buddha
March 27-April 7: Spring break
April 15: Scholarship applications are available
May 15: Registration opens for fall semester
June 9: Saka Dawa – Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and parinirvana – Offices are closed
May 29: Memorial Day – Offices are closed
June 2: Last day of classes Spring Semester
June 4: Commencement Ceremony
June 15: Deadline for scholarship applications

SUMMER 2017

June 12: First day of classes for Classical Tibetan Language Summer Intensive, Tibetan 110
July 4: Independence Day – Offices are closed
July 6: His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama’s Birthday celebration
July 10-14: Summer break
July 28: Last day of classes for Classical Tibetan Language Summer Intensive, Tibetan 110
July 31: First day of classes for Classical Tibetan Language Summer Intensive, Tibetan 310r
Chokhor Duchen – Buddha’s first teaching celebration
August 11: Last day of classes for Classical Tibetan Language Summer Intensive, Tibetan 310r

FALL 2017

August 25: New student orientation
August 26: Whole school orientation
August 28: First day of classes for fall semester
September 4: Labor Day – Offices are closed
September 15: Last day to add/drop classes for fall semester
Lhabab Duchen – Buddha’s descent from the God Realm of the Thirty-three
November 20-24: Fall break
November 24 & 25: Thanksgiving Holiday – Offices are closed
December 11-15: Finals week
December 15: Registration opens for spring semester
December 15: Registration opens for Classical Tibetan Language Intensive
December 15: Last day of classes fall semester
December 18-January 28: Winter break – Office hours are limited
Lama Tsong Khapa Day celebration
December 25: Christmas Day – Offices are closed
January 1: New Year’s Day – Offices are closed
January 15: Martin Luther King Day – Offices are closed

SPRING 2018

January 29: First day of classes for spring semester
Losar – Tibetan New Year celebration
February 15: Last day to add/drop classes for spring semester
Chotrul Duchen – Day of Miracles commemorating the great activities of the Buddha
March 26-April 6: Spring break
April 15: Scholarship applications are available
May 15: Registration opens for fall semester
Saka Dawa – Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and parinirvana – Offices are closed
May 28: Memorial Day – Offices are closed
June 1: Last day of classes spring semester
June 3: Commencement Ceremony
June 15: Deadline for scholarship applications

SUMMER 2018

June 11: First day of classes for Classical Tibetan Language Summer Intensive, Tibetan 110
July 4: Independence Day – Offices are closed
July 6: His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama’s Birthday celebration
July 9-13: Summer break
July 27: Last day of classes for Classical Tibetan Language Summer Intensive, Tibetan 110
July 30: First day of classes for Classical Tibetan Language Summer Intensive, Tibetan 310r
Chokhor Duchen – Buddha’s first teaching celebration
August 10: Last day of classes for Classical Tibetan Language Summer Intensive, Tibetan 310r