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Calendar of events

A preview of events for international students

Though all trips are tentative, here's a glimpse of what to expect while studying at Linfield in the English Language and Culture Program. View the full academic calendar for more important dates.

Fall 2020

Date Description
Aug. 12 Arrive on campus
Aug. 18 New international student orientation
Aug. 18 ELCP written and oral assessment (via Zoom)
Aug. 19-22 Orientation with all new students
Aug. 24 Fall classes start
Sept. 3 Trip to McMinnville Farmers Market (optional)
Nov. 21-29 Thanksgiving break
Nov. 30 Classes continue online
Dec. 2 Virtual farewell reception for departing international students
Dec. 11 - Jan. 3 Winter break (food services closed)

January Term 2021

Date Description
Jan. 3 Arrive on campus
Jan. 4 Classes start
TBD Shopping trip to Woodburn Outlet Mall (optional)
Jan. 29 Classes end
Jan. 30-Feb. 7 Break (food services closed)

Spring 2021

Date Description
Feb. 4 Arrive on campus
Feb. 5-6 New international student orientation
Feb. 5 New international student orientation
Feb. 8 Classes start
Feb. 19 Ice skating trip (optional)
Mar. 7 Shopping trip to Washington Square Mall and Uwajimaya
Mar. 21-29 Spring break (food services closed)
April (TBD) Trip to Portland Saturday Market and downtown Portland
May (TBD) Friendship family international potluck
May (TBD) International student farewell reception
May 19 Classes end
May 28 Residence halls close (except for graduating seniors)