Important Purdue Dates

Fall Semester 2017

  • ISS Check-in (MANDATORY):  August 14-18
  • Arrival Dates (if not participating in BGRi or BGR): August 14-18
  • (Optional) Boiler Gold Rush Int'l Orientation: August 11-15 
  • (Optional) Boiler Gold Rush Orientation: August 15-20
  • Classes begin:  August 21
  • Labor Day Holiday:  September 4
  • October Break:  October 9-10
  • Thanksgiving Break:  November 22-25
  • Final examinations:  December 11-16
  • Last day to check-out of on-campus accommodation:  December 18

Spring Semester 2018

  • ISS Check-in (MANDATORY):  January 4-5
  • Arrival Dates:  January 3-5           
  • Classes Begin:  January 8
  • MLK Holiday:  January 15
  • Spring Vacation:  March 12-17
  • Final Examinations:  April 30-May 5
  • Last day to check-out of on-campus accommodation:  May 6