Semester System

First Semester
Classes begin August
Midterm examinations (if any) September or October
Final examinations December
Second Semester
Classes begin January
Midterm examinations (if any) February or March
Final examinations May
Summer Session
Classes begin June
Classes and examinations end July
End of Academic Year August

 

Trimester System

First Trimester
Classes begin August
Midterm examinations (if any) September or October
Final examinations November
Second Trimester
Classes begin December
Midterm Examinations (if any) January or February
Final examinations March
Third Trimester
Classes begin April
Midterm Examinations (if any) May or June
Final examinations July
End of Academic Year August