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Calendar of Events for International Students


Spring Semester 2017

November 1
Apply Late applications are welcome through January for 4-year/transfer international students.
February 1 Arrive New international students move into halls of residence
February 2   New international student Orientation
February 3   English Language and Culture Program Written and Oral Assessment
February 6   Classes start
February 12 Optional Trip Shopping Uwajimaya Asian Market and Washington Square Mall
March 10 Optional Trip Oaks Park Roller Skating in Portland
March 25 - April 2   Spring Break, food services closed  
April 23 Optional Trip Portland Broadway Show "Jersey Boys"
May 7 Optional Trip Hiking on the Coast (Cascade Head)
   TBA   Portland Timbers Major League Soccer Game
May10  3:30   International Student Farewell Party in Jonasson Hall, Melrose Garden Level
May 18   Last day of classes
May 19   Reading Day- prepare for finals
May 22 - 25 Exams Final Exams
May 27   Residence halls close, except for graduating seniors


Fall Semester 2017

All optional trips are tentative.

April 15
Apply Late applications for ELCP are welcome through August 1, subject to available housing
August 23 Arrive New international students move into halls of residence
August 24   New international student orientation, Pioneer Reading Room
August 24 - 27   Orientation with all new students
August 26  9 - 11 am English Language Culture Program Written and Oral Assessment, Walker Hall room 203  
August 28   Classes start
September Optional Trip Shopping in Portland
September 30 Homecoming Linfield College's homecoming football game-check College website for several activities
October Optional Trip Cascade Head Hike
October 9 - 10 Vacation Fall Break- no classes
October 28 Optional Trip Pumpkin Patch
November Optional Trip Portland Saturday Market & Pioneer Square Mall
November 18-26 Vacation Thanksgiving Break, food services closed
December   Farewell reception for departing international students
December 11   Reading Day- prepare for finals
December 12 - 15 Exams Final Exams
December 16 - January 1 Vacation Winter Break, food services closed

January Term 2018

January 2 Arrive Students move in
January 3   Classes start
January Optional Shopping at Woodburn outlet mall
January Optional Portland Winterhawks Ice Hockey Game
January 30   Classes end
Jan 31 - Feb 4 Vacation Late Winter Break, food services closed



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