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International Programs English Language and Culture Program

Calendar of Events for International Students

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Spring Semester 2018

All optional trips are tentative.

Priority Deadline
November 1
Apply Late applications are welcome through January for 4-year/transfer international students.
January 31 Arrive New international students move into halls of residence
February 1 - 2   New international student Orientation
February 2   English Language and Culture Program Written and Oral Assessment
February 5   Classes start
February 11 Optional Trip Shopping Uwajimaya Asian Market and Washington Square Mall
March 9 Optional Trip Oaks Park Roller Skating in Portland
March 24 - April 1   Spring Break, food services closed
April 22 Optional Trip Portland Broadway Show
May 5   Friendship Family International Potluck
   TBA   Portland Timbers Major League Soccer Game
May TBA   International Student Farewell Party
May 16   Last day of classes
May 17   Reading Day- prepare for finals
May 18   Symposium Day- no classes, attend student presentations
May 21 - 24 Exams Final Exams
May 26   Residence halls close, except for graduating seniors

Fall Semester 2018

All optional trips are tentative.

Priority Deadline
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 23 - 26   Orientation with all new students
August 25  9 - 11 am English Language Culture Program Written and Oral Assessment, Walker Hall room 203
August 27   Classes start
August 30 Optional Trip McMinnville Farmers Market
September 8 Optional Trip Shopping in Portland- Washington Square Mall and Uwajimaya
September 23 Optional Trip Hiking- Latourell Falls and visit Multnomah Falls
October 6 Homecoming Linfield College's homecoming football game-check College website for several activities
October 1 - 2 Vacation Fall Break- no classes
October 14 Optional Trip Soccer- Portland Timbers vs. DC United Major League Soccer game
October 27 Optional Trip Pumpkin Patch
November 17-25 Vacation Thanksgiving Break, food services closed
December   Farewell reception for departing international students
December 10   Reading Day- prepare for finals
December 11 - 14 Exams Final Exams
December 15 - 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 14 Optional The Amazing Race campus competition
January 30   Classes end
Jan 31 - Feb 4 Vacation Late Winter Break, food services closed