WUHS Academic Calendar

The University, its offices and departments operate on an official WUHS Academic Calendars for the indicated years. In addition, Human Resources maintains a Holiday Schedule for faculty members and other employees. Official academic calendars proposed by the Dean of Basic Science and the Dean of Premedical Science and then approved by the Chief Academic Officer according to the guidelines established by WUHS (Belize) General Administration. The academic year begins with each spring semester.

Fall 2017

September 9, 2019                 New/Returning Student Orientation/Registration (required attendance)

September 10, 2019               First Day of Instruction

December 13, 2019                Last Day of Instruction

December 16 – 20, 2019         Final Exam Week

 

Spring 2018

January 8, 2018                       New/Returning Student Orientation/Registration (required attendance)

January 9, 2018                       First Day of Instruction

April 13, 2018                          Last Day of Instruction

April 16 – 20, 2018                  Final Exam Week

 

Summer 2018

May 7, 2018                            New/Returning Student Orientation/Registration (required attendance)

May 8, 2018                            First Day of Instruction

August 17, 2018                      Last Day of Instruction

August 20 – 24, 2018              Final Exam Week

 

 

Fall 2018

September 10, 2018               New/Returning Student Orientation/Registration (required attendance)

September 11, 2018               First Day of Instruction

December 14, 2018                Last Day of Instruction

December 17 – 21, 2018         Final Exam Week

 

 

Spring 2019

January 14, 2019                     New/Returning Student Orientation/Registration (required attendance)

January 15, 2019                     First Day of Instruction

April 19, 2019                          Last Day of Instruction

April 22 – 26, 2019                  Final Exam Week

 

 

Summer 2019

May 13, 2019                          New/Returning Student Orientation/Registration (required attendance)

May 14, 2019                          First Day of Instruction

August 16, 2019                      Last Day of Instruction

August 19 – 23, 2019              Final Exam Week

 

 

Fall 2019

September 9, 2019                 New/Returning Student Orientation/Registration (required attendance)

September 10, 2019               First Day of Instruction

December 13, 2019                Last Day of Instruction

December 16 – 20, 2019         Final Exam Week

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