2017 Program of Events

Undergraduate

*YC=Yokohama Campus, SHC=Shonan Hiratsuka Campus

2017
First Semester
April Saturday 1st – Thursday 6th Orientation period
Monday 3rd Entrance ceremony
Friday 7th First semester classes begin

Saturday 29th

(national holiday)
Showa Day (classes as usual)
May Monday 15th Anniversary of university founding (classes as usual)
July

Monday 17th

(national holiday)
Marine Day (classes as usual)
Saturday 22nd Makeup day for Wednesday classes
Monday 24th Makeup day for Thursday classes
First semester classes end

Tuesday 25th – 

Monday 31st
First semester final exams
August Tuesday 1st Summer break begins

Tuesday 1st – 

Monday 7th
Summer intensive class period

Thursday 24th – 

Thursday 31st
September

Friday 1st – 

Friday 8th
Friday 15th Summer break ends
Second Semester
September Saturday 16th Second semester classes begin

Saturday 23rd

(national holiday)
Autumnal Equinox Day (classes as usual)
Saturday 30th September graduation ceremony
October

Monday 9th

(national holiday)
Health and Sports Day (classes as usual)
Friday 20th Day off for Preparation for Hiratsuka festival(SHC only)
Saturday 21st Day off for Hiratsukasai Festival (SHC only)

Saturday 21st/

Sunday 22nd
Hiratsukasai Festival (SHC)
Friday 27th Day off for Preparation for Jndai Festa(YC only)
Saturday 28th Day off for Jindai Festa (YC only)

Saturday 28th/

Sunday 29th
Jindai Festa (YC)
November

Friday 3rd

(national holiday)
Culture Day (classes as usual)
December Friday 22nd Day off (KU Fellowship exam preparation)
Monday 25th Winter break begins
2018
January Friday 5th Winter break ends
Saturday 13th Day off (National Center Test for University Admissions)
Tuesday 16th Makeup day for Friday classes

Wednesday 17th/

Tuesday 23rd
Supplementary classes
Tuesday 23rd Second semester classes end

Wednesday 24th – 

Tuesday 30th
Second semester final exams
Wednesday 31st TOEIC® placement test (YC)
March Monday 19th Graduation ceremony

Tuesday 27th –

Friday 30th
Orientation period

Graduate School (Except School of Law)

*YC=Yokohama Campus, SHC=Shonan Hiratsuka Campus

2017
First Semester
April Saturday 1st – Thursday 6th Orientation period
Monday 3rd Entrance ceremony
Friday 7th First semester classes begin
Friday 7th

September completion
Thesis proposal/title submission deadline

Doctoral program
Graduate School of Law,Graduate School of Foreign Languages,Graduate School of Human Sciences

Saturday 29th
(national holiday)
Showa Day (classes as usual)
May Friday 12nd

September completion
Thesis submission deadline

Doctoral program
Graduate School of Law

September completion
Thesis proposal/title submission deadline

Doctoral program
Graduate School of Economics, Graduate School of Business Administration, Graduate School of Engineering

Master’s program
Graduate School of Law, Graduate School of Economics, Graduate School of Business Administration, Graduate School of Foreign Languages, Graduate School of Human Sciences, Graduate School of Engineering, Graduate School of History & Folklore Studies

Monday 15th Anniversary of university founding (classes as usual)
Friday 26th

Fall entrants – September completion
Thesis submission deadline

Doctoral program
Graduate School of History & Folklore Studies

September completion
Thesis submission deadline

Doctoral program
Graduate School of Economics, Graduate School of Foreign Languages, Graduate School of History & Folklore Studies

June Friday 9th

March completion
Thesis proposal/title submission deadline

Master’s and doctoral programs
Graduate School of Law, Graduate School of Economics, Graduate School of Business Administration, Graduate School of Foreign Languages, Graduate School of Human Sciences, Graduate School of Engineering, Graduate School of History & Folklore Studies

July Monday 3rd

September completion
Thesis submission deadline

Doctoral program
Graduate School of Human Sciences

Master’s program
Graduate School of History & Folklore Studies

Fall entrants – September completion
Thesis submission deadline

Master’s program
Graduate School of History & Folklore Studies

Friday 14th

September completion
Thesis submission deadline

Doctoral and master’s programs
Graduate School of Business Administration, Graduate School of Science, Graduate School of Engineering

Master’s program
Graduate School of Law, Graduate School of Economics, Graduate School of Human Sciences, Graduate School of Foreign Languages

Monday 17th
(national holiday)
Marine Day (classes as usual)
Saturday 22nd Makeup day for Wednesday classes
Monday 24th Makeup day for Thursday classes
First semester classes end

Tuesday 25th – 

Monday 31st
Supplementary classes
August Tuesday 1st Summer break begins

Tuesday 1st – 

Monday 7th
Summer intensive class period (first semester courses)

Thursday 24th – 

Thursday 31st
Summer intensive class period (second semester courses)
September

Friday 1st – 

Friday 8th
Friday 15th Summer break ends
Second Semester
September Friday 15th entrance ceremony
Saturday 16th Second semester classes begin

Fall entrants – March completion
Thesis proposal submission deadline

Doctoral program
Graduate School of History & Folklore Studies

Saturday 23rd
(national holiday)
Autumnal Equinox Day (classes as usual)
Saturday 30th Commencement ceremony for September completion
October Friday 6th

March completion
Thesis submission deadline

Doctoral program
Graduate School of Economics, Graduate School of Foreign Languages

Monday 9th
(national holiday)
Health and Sports Day (classes as usual)
Friday 20th Preparation for Hiratsukasai Festival
Saturday 21st Day off for Hiratsukasai Festival (SHC only)
Saturday 21st/
Sunday 22nd
Hiratsukasai Festival (SHC)
Friday 27th Preparation for Jindai Festa
Saturday 28th Day off for Jindai Festa (YC only)
Saturday 28th/
Sunday 29th
Jindai Festa (YC)
Monday 30th

March completion
Thesis submission deadline

Doctoral program
Graduate School of Law

November
Friday 3rd
(national holiday)
Culture Day (classes as usual)
Monday 6th

Fall entrants – March completion
Thesis proposal submission deadline

Master’s program
Graduate School of History & Folklore Studies

Friday 24th

March completion
Thesis submission deadline

Doctoral program
Graduate School of Business Administration, Graduate School of Human Sciences, Graduate School of History & Folklore Studies

Fall entrants – March completion
Thesis submission deadline

Doctoral program
Graduate School of History & Folklore Studies

December Friday 8th

Fall entrants – September completion
Thesis proposal submission deadline

Master’s and doctoral programs
Graduate School of History & Folklore Studies

Friday 22nd Day off (KU Fellowship exam preparation)
Monday 25th Winter break begins
2018
January Friday 5th Winter break ends
Tuesday 9th

March completion
Thesis submission deadline

Master’s program
Graduate School of Foreign Languages, Graduate School of History & Folklore Studiess

Fall entrants – March completion
Thesis submission deadline

Master’s program
Graduate School of History & Folklore Studiess

Saturday 13rd Day off (National Center Test for University Admissions)
Monday 15th

March completion
Thesis submission deadline

Doctoral program
Graduate School of Science, Graduate School of Engineering

Master’s program
Graduate School of Law, Graduate School of Economics, Graduate School of Business Administration, Graduate School of Human Sciences

Tuesday 16th Makeup day for Friday classes
Wednesday 17th Supplementary classes
Monday 22nd Second semester classes end
Tuesday 23rd –
Tuesday 30th
Supplementary classes
Februaty Tuesday 13th

March completion
Thesis submission deadline

Master’s program
Graduate School of Engineering

Monday 19th

March completion
Thesis submission deadline

Master’s program
Graduate School of Science

March Monday 19th Commencement ceremony
Tuesday 27th -
Friday 30th
Orientation period