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Calendar of Events for International Students


(dates subject to revision)

Spring Semester 2015

November 1
Apply Late applications are welcome through January for 4-year/transfer international students.
February 5 Arrive New international students move into halls of residence
February 6   English Language and Culture Program Written and Oral Assessment & Orientation
February 8   Returning students move in
February 9   Classes start
March 7   (tentative) optional trip Uwajimaya in Beaverton
March 22-28   Spring Break; food services closed Food Services closed
April 25 (tentative) optional trip Tulip Festival, Woodburn
May 20   Last day of classes
May 21   Reading Day- prepare for finals
May 22, 26 -29 Exams Final Exams
May 30   Residence halls close, except for graduating seniors

Fall Semester 2015
All optional trips are tentative.

April 15
Apply Late applications for ELCP are welcome through August 1, subject to available housing
August 26 Arrive New international students move into halls of residence
August 27   New international student orientation, Pioneer Reading Room
August 27 - 30   Orientation with all new students
August 29   9 - 11 am English Language Culture Program Written and Oral Assessment, Walker Hall room 203
August 31   Classes start
September 5 Optional trip Hillsboro Hop's - Baseball game-
September 11-12 Homecoming Linfield College's homecoming football game-check College website for several activities
September 19 Optional trip Uwajimaya
October 4 Optional trip Neskowin and Tillamook, Oregon Coast
October 17 Optional trip Woodenshoe Pumpkin Fest, Woodburn
October 22 Optional Pumpkin Carving
November 1 Optional trip Multnomah Falls
November 14 Optional trip Saturday Market, Portland
November 21-28 Vacation Thanksgiving Break, food services closed
December - Date to be announced   Farewell reception for departing and graduating international students.
December 6 Optional trip Pearl District in Portland
December 11   Reading Day- prepare for finals
December 14 - 17 Exams Final Exams
December 19 - January 2 Vacation Winter Break, food services closed

January Term 2016

January 3 Arrive Students move in
January 4   Classes start
January 29   Classes end
Jan 30 - Feb 6 Vacation Late Winter Break, food services closed