Key Dates

Incoming Erasmus Students Orientation and Semester Dates

Semester Dates 2020/2021

Autumn Semester 2020 (Semester 1)

Autumn Semester Dates:  Monday 28th September – Friday 18th December 2020 
Study Review Week: Monday 4th January - Friday 8th January 2021
Autumn Examinations: Monday 11th – Friday 15th January 2021
Christmas Recess: Saturday 19th December 2020 – Sunday 3rd January 2021

Spring Semester 2021 (Semester 2)

Spring Semester Dates: Monday 25th January – Friday 23rd April 202 
Easter Recess: Friday 2nd April – Sunday 11th April 2021
Study Review Week: Monday 26th April – Thursday 29th April 2021
Final Examinations: Friday 30th April – Friday 14th May 2021

  

Semester Dates 2019/2020

Autumn Semester 2019 (Semester 1)

Autumn Orientation Dates: 4th, 5th and 6th September 2019
Autumn Semester Dates: Monday 9th September - Friday 29th November 2019
Study Review Week: Monday 2nd December - Friday 6th December 2019
Autumn Examinations: Monday 9th December - Friday 20th December 2019
Christmas Recess: Saturday 21st December 2019 - Sunday 12th January 2020

Spring Semester Dates 2020 (Semester 2)

Spring Orientation Dates: Thursday 9th and Friday 10th January 2020
Spring Semester Dates: Monday 13th January - Friday 3rd April 2020
Easter Recess: Saturday 4th April - Sunday 19th April 2020
Study Review Week: Monday 20th April - Thursday 23rd April 2020
Final Examinations: Friday 24th April - Friday 8th May 2020

Orientation Programme

‌‌‌In order to introduce you to life at University College, Cork and to help you to settle in, the University runs a series of orientation programmes designed to tell you about life on campus. In addition, incoming visiting students have the opportunity to attend an informal reception, where you can meet other students and academic and administrative staff responsible for your welfare while here.

All students are required to attend the Orientation Programme. Full information on the orientation programmes will be available online nearer the relevant dates.

2020/2021 Academic Year

  • Autumn Semester/Full Year Students: To be confirmed
  • Spring Semester: To be confirmed

 

Welcome Programme

The International Office organises a two week Welcome Programme for all International students.  The Welcome Programme will take place from the end of August. Dates for 2020 are yet to be confirmed.

A number of events will be organised during the two week period such as information meetings, walking tours of the city centre, cinema nights, table quizzes, Irish music and dance night, and trips at the weekend.

Incoming Visiting EU Orientation and Semester Dates

Semester Dates 2020/2021

Autumn Semester 2020 (Semester 1)

Autumn Semester Dates:  Monday 28th September – Friday 18th December 2020 
Study Review Week: Monday 4th January - Friday 8th January 2021
Autumn Examinations: Monday 11th – Friday 15th January 2021
Christmas Recess: Saturday 19th December 2020 – Sunday 3rd January 2021

Spring Semester 2021 (Semester 2)

Spring Semester Dates: Monday 25th January – Friday 23rd April 202 
Easter Recess: Friday 2nd April – Sunday 11th April 2021
Study Review Week: Monday 26th April – Thursday 29th April 2021
Final Examinations: Friday 30th April – Friday 14th May 2021

  

Semester Dates 2019/2020

Autumn Semester 2019 (Semester 1)

Autumn Orientation Dates: 4th, 5th and 6th September 2019
Autumn Semester Dates: Monday 9th September - Friday 29th November 2019
Study Review Week: Monday 2nd December - Friday 6th December 2019
Autumn Examinations: Monday 9th December - Friday 20th December 2019
Christmas Recess: Saturday 21st December 2019 - Sunday 12th January 2020

Spring Semester Dates 2020 (Semester 2)

Spring Orientation Dates: Thursday 9th and Friday 10th January 2020
Spring Semester Dates: Monday 13th January - Friday 3rd April 2020
Easter Recess: Saturday 4th April - Sunday 19th April 2020
Study Review Week: Monday 20th April - Thursday 23rd April 2020
Final Examinations: Friday 24th April - Friday 8th May 2020

Orientation Programme

‌‌‌In order to introduce you to life at University College, Cork and to help you to settle in, the University runs a series of orientation programmes designed to tell you about life on campus. In addition, incoming visiting students have the opportunity to attend an informal reception, where you can meet other students and academic and administrative staff responsible for your welfare while here.

All students are required to attend the Orientation Programme. Full information on the orientation programmes will be available online nearer the relevant dates.

2020/2021 Academic Year

  • Autumn Semester/Full Year Students: To be confirmed
  • Spring Semester: To be confirmed

 

Welcome Programme

The International Office organises a two week Welcome Programme for all International students.  The Welcome Programme will take place from the end of August. Dates for 2020 are yet to be confirmed.

A number of events will be organised during the two week period such as information meetings, walking tours of the city centre, cinema nights, table quizzes, Irish music and dance night, and trips at the weekend

Visiting US and Non-EU Orientation and Semester Dates

Semester Dates 2020/2021

Autumn Semester 2020 (Semester 1)

Autumn Semester Dates:  Monday 28th September – Friday 18th December 2020 
Study Review Week: Monday 4th January - Friday 8th January 2021
Autumn Examinations: Monday 11th – Friday 15th January 2021
Christmas Recess: Saturday 19th December 2020 – Sunday 3rd January 2021

Spring Semester 2021 (Semester 2)

Spring Semester Dates: Monday 25th January – Friday 23rd April 202 
Easter Recess: Friday 2nd April – Sunday 11th April 2021
Study Review Week: Monday 26th April – Thursday 29th April 2021
Final Examinations: Friday 30th April – Friday 14th May 2021

  

Semester Dates 2019/2020

Autumn Semester 2019 (Semester 1)

Autumn Orientation Dates: 4th, 5th and 6th September 2019
Autumn Semester Dates: Monday 9th September - Friday 29th November 2019
Study Review Week: Monday 2nd December - Friday 6th December 2019
Autumn Examinations: Monday 9th December - Friday 20th December 2019
Christmas Recess: Saturday 21st December 2019 - Sunday 12th January 2020

Spring Semester Dates 2020 (Semester 2)

Spring Orientation Dates: Thursday 9th and Friday 10th January 2020
Spring Semester Dates: Monday 13th January - Friday 3rd April 2020
Easter Recess: Saturday 4th April - Sunday 19th April 2020
Study Review Week: Monday 20th April - Thursday 23rd April 2020
Final Examinations: Friday 24th April - Friday 8th May 2020

Orientation Programme

‌‌‌In order to introduce you to life at University College, Cork and to help you to settle in, the University runs a series of orientation programmes designed to tell you about life on campus. In addition, incoming visiting students have the opportunity to attend an informal reception, where you can meet other students and academic and administrative staff responsible for your welfare while here.

All students are required to attend the Orientation Programme. Full information on the orientation programmes will be available online nearer the relevant dates.

2020/2021 Academic Year

  • Autumn Semester/Full Year Students: To be confirmed
  • Spring Semester: To be confirmed

 

Welcome Programme

The International Office organises a two week Welcome Programme for all International students.  The Welcome Programme will take place from the end of August. Dates for 2020 are yet to be confirmed.

A number of events will be organised during the two week period such as information meetings, walking tours of the city centre, cinema nights, table quizzes, Irish music and dance night, and trips at the weekend

Undergraduate Orientation and Semester Dates

Semester Dates 2018/2019

Autumn Semester (Semester One)

Orientation Dates: Wednesday, 29th August -  Friday, 7th September 2018
Autumn Semester Dates: Monday, 10th September - Friday, 30th November 2018
Study Review Week: Monday, 3rd December - Friday, 7th December 2018
Examinations: Monday, 10th December - Friday, 21st December 2018
Christmas Recess: Saturday, 22nd December - Sunday, 13th January 2019

Spring Semester (Semester Two)

Spring Semester Dates: Monday, 14th January - Friday, 5th April 2019
Study Review Week: Monday, 8th April - Friday, 12th April 2019
Easter Recess: Saturday, 13th April - Thursday, 25th April 2019
Examinations: Friday, 26th April - Friday, 10th May 2019
Autumn Supplemental Examinations: Friday, 2nd August - Friday, 16th August 2019

 

Postgraduate Orientation and Semester Dates

Semester dates for Postgraduate students can be found here

 

International Office

Oifig Idirnáisiúnta

Roseleigh, Western Road, Cork, T12 R229

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