AY 2019 Academic Calendar

Notes for the Spring and Fall Semesters

 Notes

  1. This calendar excludes the Law School, School of Medicine (second- to sixth-year), Graduate School of Medicine, Graduate School of Business Administration, Faculty of Pharmacy (second- to sixth-year), Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Graduate School of System Design and Management, and Graduate School of Media Design. Student Schedule (Academic Calendar) Index Page
  2. In principle, the Faculty of Nursing and Medical Care (third-year) will follow the calendar for Shonan Fujisawa Campus, but the examination schedule and break periods will be decided by the faculty.
  3. The schedule for orientations and makeup class days will be decided by each faculty or graduate school.
  4. Details on online course registration will be provided by each faculty or graduate school.
  5. The Waseda-Keio Baseball Games are held over the weekend in late May to early June in the Spring Semester and late October to early November in the Fall Semester. 
  6. Keio campus festivals (Japanese only)
  7. Correspondence Course Event Dates are as follows:
    • Exams: April 6, April 7, July 6, July 7, October 12, October 13, January 18,  January 19 
    • Weekend School: September 21, September 22,  September 28,  September 29, October 5, October 6
    • Entrance Orientation: April 28 (Mita), May 11 (Sendai, Nagoya, Osaka, and Fukuoka) 
    • Commencement Orientation: August 4 (Hiyoshi)
    • Fall Orientation: October 26 (Mita), November 9(Sapporo, Sendai, Nagoya, Osaka, and Fukuoka)

AY 2019 Spring Semester Academic Calendar

※Please see "Notes" above.

Campus

Mita

Hiyoshi

Yagami

Shonan Fujisawa

Faculty

Letters, Economics, Law, Business and Commerce, Human Relations

Letters, Economics, Law, Business and Commerce, Medicine, Science and Technology, Pharmacy

Science and Technology

Policy Management, Environment and Information Studies, Nursing and Medical Care, Media and Governance, Health Management

Entrance Ceremony (Undergraduates)

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Apr. 1

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Apr. 1

Entrance Ceremony (Graduates)

Apr. 1

Apr. 1

Apr. 1

Apr. 1

Orientation (Undergraduates)

Mar. 26Apr. 5

Mar. 26Apr. 5

Mar. 26Apr. 5

Mar. 26Apr. 5

Orientation

(Graduates)

Apr. 1Apr. 5

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Mar. 26Apr. 5

Apr. 2Apr. 5

Spring Semester

Classes Start

Apr. 6

Apr. 6

Apr. 6

Apr. 6

 Spring Semester 
 Course Registration

Beginning of Apr.–
Mid-Apr.

Beginning of Apr.–
Mid-Apr.

Beginning of Apr.–
Mid-Apr.

Beginning of Apr.–
Mid-Apr.

Health Checkup

(Tentative)

Apr. 23–May 11

Apr. 5–Apr. 17

Apr. 24–Apr. 26

Apr. 2Apr. 8

Keio Foundation Day
 (Classes as Normal)

Apr. 23

Apr. 23

Apr. 23

Apr. 23

Entrance Ceremony

(Correspondence Courses)

Apr. 28

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Children's Day (Public Holiday;

Classes as Normal)

May 6

May 6

May 6

May 6

Exam and/or Makeup

Class for Courses in the

First Half of the Spring

Semester

Jun.1, Jun. 3

Jun.1, Jun. 3

Jun.1, Jun. 3

 *Both days are for exams

Jun.1, Jun. 3

Marine Day
(
Classes as Normal)

Jul. 15

Jul. 15

Jul. 15

Jul. 15

Makeup Class Day for

Courses in the Second Half

of the Spring Semester

Jul. 23

Jul. 23

Jul. 23

Jul. 23

Spring Semester-Final

Exams

Jul. 24–Aug. 1

Jul. 24–Aug. 3

Jul. 24–Aug. 1

Jul. 24Jul. 31

Summer Break

Aug. 2Sep. 21

Aug. 5–Sep. 21

Aug. 2Sep. 21

Aug. 1Sep. 21

Spring Semester Makeup

Exams (Tentative)

Aug. 7, Aug. 8

Aug. 9, Aug. 10 ,
Aug. 13

Aug. 6, Aug. 7

Aug. 6, Aug. 7

Spring Semester Retake

Exams (Tentative)

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Summer School for

Correspondence Courses

Aug. 19–Aug. 24

Aug. 5–Aug. 17

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September Commencement

Ceremony (Undergraduates)

Sep. 17

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Sep. 17

Sep. 17

September Commencement Ceremony (Graduates)

Sep. 17

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Sep. 17

Sep. 17

 

AY 2019 Fall Semester Academic Calendar

※Please see "Notes" above.

Campus

Mita

Hiyoshi

Yagami

Shonan Fujisawa

 

Faculty

Letters, Economics, Law, Business and Commerce, Human Relations

Letters, Economics, Law, Business and Commerce, Medicine, Science and Technology, Pharmacy

Science and Technology

Policy Management, Environment and Information Studies, Nursing and Medical Care, Media and Governance, Health Management

September Entrance Ceremony (Undergraduates)

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Sep. 18

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Sep. 18

September Entrance Ceremony (Graduates)

Sep. 18

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Sep. 18

Sep. 18

Orientation (Undergraduates)

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Sep. 18–Sep. 20

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Sep. 13–Sep. 20

Orientation (Graduates)

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Sep. 18–Sep. 21

Sep. 18–Sep. 20

Night School for Correspondence Courses

Sep. 23–Dec. 24

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Weekend School for Correspondence Courses

See Note 7

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Fall Semester Classes

Start

Sep. 23

Sep. 23

Sep. 23

Sep. 23

Substitute Day for

Autumn Equinox Day

(Classes as Normal)

Sep. 23

Sep. 23

Sep. 23

Sep. 23

 Fall Semester 
 Course Registration

End of Sep.-Beginning of Oct.

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End of Sep.-Beginning of Oct.

End of Sep.-Beginning of Oct.

Culture Day (Public Holiday; Classes as Normal)

Nov. 4

Nov. 4

Nov. 4

Nov. 4

Exam and/or Makeup Class

Days for Courses in the First

Half of the Fall Semester

Nov. 13, Nov. 14, 
Nov. 19 (morning)

Nov. 13, Nov. 14, 
Nov. 19 (morning)

Makeup day: Nov. 13
Exam period: Nov.14, 
Nov. 19 (morning)

Nov. 13, Nov. 14, 
Nov. 19 (morning)

No Classes Due to Mita

Festival

Preparation: Nov. 19 (afternoon)–Nov. 20

Mita Festival: Nov. 21-Nov. 24

Clear up: Nov. 25

Winter Break

Dec. 28–Jan. 4

Dec. 28–Jan. 4

Dec. 28–Jan. 4

Dec. 28–Jan. 4

Classes Start

Jan. 6

Jan. 6

Jan. 6

Jan. 6

Anniversary of Yukichi

Fukuzawa's Birthday

Jan. 10

Jan. 10

Jan. 10

Jan. 10

Makeup Class Day for

Courses in the Second

Half of the Fall Semester

Jan. 21

Jan. 21

Jan. 21

Jan. 21

Fall Semester-Final Exams

Jan. 22–Jan. 30

Jan. 22–Feb. 4

Jan. 22–Jan. 30

Jan. 22–Jan. 29

Entrance Examinations

(First-Year Undergraduates)

Mid-Feb.

Mid-Feb., End of Feb.

Mid-Feb.

Mid-Feb.

Fall Semester Makeup

Exams (Tentative)

End of Feb.

End of Feb.

Beginning of Feb.

Feb. 4, Feb. 5

Fall Semester Retake

Exams (Tentative)

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Commencement Ceremony

(Undergraduates)

Mar. 23

Mar. 23

Mar. 23

Mar. 23

Commencement Ceremony

(Graduates)

Mar. 26

Mar. 26

Mar. 26

Mar. 26