Important Purdue Dates

Fall Semester 2016

  • ISS Check-in (MANDATORY):  August 10-19
  • Arrival Dates (if not participating in BGRi or BGR): August 15-19
  • (Optional) Boiler Gold Rush Int'l Orientation: August 12-16 
  • (Optional) Boiler Gold Rush Orientation: August 16-21
  • Classes begin:  August 22
  • Labor Day Holiday:  September 5
  • October Break:  October 10-11
  • Thanksgiving Break:  November 23-26
  • Final examinations:  December 12-17
  • Last day to check-out of on-campus accommodation:  December 19

Spring Semester 2017

  • ISS Check-in (MANDATORY):  January 5-6
  • Arrival Dates:  January 4-6           
  • Classes Begin:  January 9
  • MLK Holiday:  January 16
  • Spring Vacation:  March 13-18
  • Final Examinations:  May 1-6
  • Last day to check-out of on-campus accommodation:  May 8