Academic Calendar

2018-2019 Academic Calendar of the Second and Third Semester

(Teaching weeks for the second semester start from February 25, 2019 to June28, 2019, a total of 18 weeks;

Teaching weeks for the third semester start from July 1, 2019 to July 26, 2019, a total of 4 weeks)

Start of semester 2:

February 23-24, Saturday-Sunday

Faculty returns to CUPL

February 24, Sunday

Students return to CUPL

February 25, Monday

Students start to take classes

Postgraduate and Undergraduate Semester 2 schedule:

March 15, Friday

Meeting of the School Academic Committee

April 5, Friday

Qingming Festival (“Tomb Sweeping” Holiday)

April 20-21, Saturday-Sunday

The 44th Sports Meet of CUPL

May 1, Wednesday

International Labor Day (Holiday)

May 16, Thursday

The 67th Birthday of CUPL

June 7, Friday

Dragon Boat Festival (Holiday)

June 13, Thursday

Meeting of the School Academic Degree Evaluation Committee

End of Semester 2 classes:

June 10-16, Monday-Sunday (Week 16)

Ending of the compulsory courses for undergraduates of 2016, 2017, 2018

Ending of the degree courses for postgraduates of 2017, 2018

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Commencement schedule:

June 18, Tuesday

2019 Undergraduate Commencement

June 20, Thursday

2019 Postgraduate Commencement and Degree Awarding Ceremony

Final Examinations for Semester 2 courses:

June 17-June 30, Monday-Sunday (Week 17-18)

Final exams of the compulsory courses for undergraduates of 2016, 2017 and 2018

Final exams of the degree courses for postgraduates of 2017 and 2018

June 28, Friday

End of the second semester

From June 29, Saturday, 2016 undergraduates (excluding the Journalism major) start internships for 10 weeks and return to CUPL on September 9, Monday, to conduct internship evaluations and compose reports.

Postgraduate and Undergraduate Semester 3 schedule:

July 1-26, Monday-Friday: The third semester

Summer holiday for students:

July 27, Saturday

Summer holiday for 2017 and 2018 undergraduates and postgraduates begins (35-day recess)

August 31, Saturday

Students return to CUPL

September 2, Monday

Students start to take classes

2017 undergraduates carry on social practice activities for 4 weeks during the summer holiday and finish the report within the holiday.

Summer holiday for faculty:

July 27-28, Saturday & Sunday

Faculty works as usual

July 29, Monday

Summer holiday for faculty begins (33-day recess)

August 31-September 1, Saturday & Sunday

Faculty returns to CUPL