2018 Program of Events

Undergraduate

*YC=Yokohama Campus, SHC=Shonan Hiratsuka Campus

2018
First Semester
April Monday 2nd -
Friday 6th
Orientation period
Tuesday 3rd Entrance Ceremony
Saturday 7th First semester classes begin
May Tuesday 1st -
Wednesday 2nd
No class
Tuesday 15th Anniversary of university founding
(classes as usual)
July Saturday 21st,
Tuesday 24th 
Makeup days
Tuesday 24th First semester classes end
Wednesday 25th -
Tuesday 31st
First semester final exams
Sunday 29th Spare day for
first semester final exams
August Wednesday 1st Summer break begins
WWednesday 1st -
Tuesday 7th
Summer intensive class period
Monday 27th -
Friday 31st
Summer intensive class period
September Monday 3rd -
Friday 7th
Summer intensive class period
Thursday 20th Summer break ends
Second Semester
September Friday 21st Second semester classes begin
Monday 24th Autumnal Equinox Day
(classes as usual)
Saturday 29th September graduation ceremony
October Friday 26th No class/SHC only
(Preparation for Hiratsukasai Festival)
Saturday 27th No class/SHC only
(Hiratsuka-sai Festival)
Saturday 27th -
Sunday 28th
Hiratsuka-sai Festival (SHC)
November Friday 2nd No class/YC only
(Preparation for Jindai Festa)
Saturday 3rd -
Sunday 4th
Jindai Festa (YC)
Friday 23rd Labor Thanksgiving Day
(classes as usual)
December Saturday 22nd No class (KU Fellowship exam preparation) (YC only)
Tuesday 25th Winter break begins
2019
January Friday 4th Winter break ends
Tuesday 15th -
Thursday 17th
Makeup days
Friday 18th No class (Preparation for National Center Test for University Admissions)
Saturday 19th No class (National Center Test for University Admissions)
Monday 21st Second semester classes end
Tuesday 22nd -
Monday 28th
Second semester final exams
Sunday 27th Spare day for second semester final exams
Tuesday 29th TOEIC placement test (YC)
February
March Tuesday 19th Graduation Ceremony (planned)
Monday 25th -
Friday 29th
Orientation period

Graduate School (Except School of Law)

*YC=Yokohama Campus, SHC=Shonan Hiratsuka Campus

2018
First Semester
April Monday 2nd - Friday 6th Orientation period
Tuesday 3rd Entrance Ceremony
Saturday 7th First semester classes begin
May Tuesday 1st -
Wednesday 2nd
No class
Tuesday 15th Anniversary of university founding (classes as usual)
June    
July Saturday 21st,
Tuesday 24th -
Tuesday 31st 
Makeup days
Tuesday 31st First semester classes end
August Wednesday 1st Summer break begins
Wednesday 1st -
Tuesday 7th
Summer intensive class period (first semester courses)
Monday 27th -
Friday 31st
Summer intensive class period (second semester courses)
September Monday 3rd -
Monday 10th
Summer intensive class period (second semester courses)
Thursday 20th Summer break endsy
Second Semester
September Thursday 20th Entrance ceremon
Friday 21st Second semester classes begin
Monday 24th Autumnal Equinox Day
(classes as usual)
Saturday 29th Graduation ceremony for the academic year ending in September
October Friday 26th No class/SHC only (Preparation for Hiratsukasai Festival)
Saturday 27th No class/SHC only (Hiratsuka-sai Festival)
Saturday 27th -
Sunday 28th
Hiratsuka-sai Festival (SHC)
November Friday 2nd No class/YC only (Preparation for Jindai Festa)
Saturday 3rd -
Sunday 4th
Jindai Festa (YC)
Friday 23th Labor Thanksgiving Day (classes as usual)
December Saturday 22nd No class (KU Fellowship exam preparation) (YC only)
Tuesday 25th Winter break begins
2019
January Friday 4th Winter break ends
Tuesday 15th -
Thursday 17th,
Tuesday 22th -
Monday 28th
Makeup day
Friday 18th No class (Preparation for National Center Test for University Admissions)
Saturday 19th No class (National Center Test for University Admissions)
Monday 28th Second semester classes end
March Tuesday 19th Graduation Ceremony (planned)
Monday 25th -
Friday 29th
Orientation period