Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2019

August 24 Arrival of student cohort in Miami, FL for introductory session. Students are responsible for making their own flight reservations to Miami.
August 25 Group pre-departure orientation in Miami
August 26 Group departs Miami for Havana. Group travel arrangements are prepared by CASA
August 27-30 Onsite orientation conducted by CASA-Cuba and Casa de las Americas
September 2 CASA and University of Havana classes begin
December Dates TBD Finals week - CASA and University of Havana final papers due
December 14 End of fall semester program; group return from Havana to Miami; Students are responsible for making their own flight reservations from Miami to their homes

Spring Semester 2020

January 25 Arrival of student cohort in Miami, FL for introductory session. Students are responsible for making their own flight reservations to Miami.
January 26 Group pre-departure orientation in Miami
January 27 Group departs Miami for Havana. Group travel arrangements are made by CASA
January 28-31 Onsite orientation conducted by CASA-Cuba and Casa de las Americas
February 3 CASA and University of Havana classes begin
May 16 Program officially ends; students depart as a group from Havana to Miami. Students are responsible for making their own flight reservations from Miami to their homes