Calendar for Norwegian Education Exchange Program

Calendar dates follow for the Norwegian Education Exchange students applying for admission to the Augustana University program.

January 2020 Program​ (4-5 weeks), January 2020/Spring Semester 2019 Combined Program (20 weeks) & Spring Semester 2020 Program (16 Weeks)

  • October 11 — Augustana application materials due
  • October 18 — Admission decisions sent to partner schools
  • November 1 — Enrollment deposit due ($525, includes $100 refundable housing deposit and $425 Orientation/Excursion fee)
  • December 1 — Additional documents due (immunizations, physical exam, CPR, background check, clinical interests)
  • January 2 — Arrival Date
  • January 3-5 — International Student Orientation
  • January 6 — First Day of Class for January Term
  • January 29 — Last day of January Term classes
  • January 31 — Last day of January-only Program
  • February 1 — January-only students depart for home
  • January 30-February 4 — Interim Break, No Classes (personal travel time)
  • February 2 — Arrival Date for Spring semester-only students
  • February 3-4 — Orienation Program for Spring Semester Students
  • February 5 — First Day of Classes for Spring Semester
  • March 7-15 — Spring Break, No Classes (personal travel time)
  • April 4 — Omaha excursion with IPO
  • April 10-13 — Easter Break, No Classes (personal travel time)
  • May 16-21 — Final Exams (Note: exams may be scheduled on Saturday, no exams on Sunday)
  • May 22 — Depart for home
  • or, May 23 — Graduation Ceremony day (an interesting cultural experience with departure on May 24th)

Fall 2020 Program (16 weeks)  or Full Year 2020-21 Program Calendar (36 weeks)

  • April 15 — Augustana application materials due
  • April 30 — Admission decisions sent to partner schools
  • May 15 — Enrollment deposit due ($550, includes $100 refundable housing deposit and $450 Orientation/Excursion fee)
  • July 15 — Additional documents due (immunizations, physical exam)
  • August 23 — Arrival Date
  • August 24-28 — International Student Orientation, Black Hills Excursion
  • September 2 — First Day of Class
  • September 7 — Labor Day Weekend Break
  • October 26-27 (Monday/Tuesday) — No classes, Fall Break (personal travel weekend) | IPO Minneapolis trip, Monday, Oct. 26
  • November 25-27 (Wednesday, Thursday & Friday) — No classes, Thanksgiving Break (personal travel weekend)
  • December 12-17 — Final Exams (Note: exams may be scheduled on Saturday, no exams on Sunday)
  • December 18 —  Semester Students' Departure for Home
  • December 18 — January 4 - Christmas and New Year Break for Full Year Students (personal travel time)
  • January 5 — First Day of Class for January Term
  • January 27 — Last day of January Term classes
  • January 29 — Last day of January-only Program
  • January 28 - February 2 — Interim Break, No Classes (personal travel time)
  • February 3 — First Day of Classes for Spring Semester
  • March 6-14 — Spring Break, No Classes (personal travel time)
  • April 2-5 — Easter Break, No Classes (personal travel time)
  • April 10 — Omaha Excursion with IPO
  • May 15-20 — Final Exams (Note: exams may be scheduled on Saturday, no exams on Sunday)
  • May 21 — Depart for home
  • or, May 22 — Graduation Ceremony Day (an interesting cultural experience with departure on May 23rd)