Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

The Academic Calendar at Umeå University is divided into two terms (semesters). The Autumn Term begins during the beginning of September and ends in the middle of January. The Spring Term begins in the middle of January and ends during the early part of June.
  

Academic Year

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

16/17

August 29 - January 15

January 16  June 4

17/18

August 28 - January 14

January 15 - June 3

18/19

September 3 - January 20

January 21 - June 9

19/20

September 2 - January 19

January 20 - June 8

 

  

Swedish Holidays and Observances 2016-17
 

Fri. 24 June 2016 Midsommarafton Midsummer Eve
Sat. 25 June 2016 Midsommardagen Midsummer Day
Sat. 5 November 2016 Alla helgons dag All Saints' Day
Sat. 24 December 2016 Julafton Christmas Eve
Sun. 25 December 2016 Juldagen Christmas Day
Sat. 31 December 2016 Nyårsafton New Year's Eve
Sun. 1 January 2017 Nyårsdagen New Year's Day
Fri. 6 January 2017 Trettondedag jul Epiphany (13th Day of Christmas)
Fri. 14 April 2017 Långfredagen Good Friday
Sun. 16 April 2017 Påskdagen Easter Sunday
Mon. 17 April 2017 Annandag påsk Easter Monday
Sun. 30 April 2017 Valborgsmässafton Walpurgis Eve
Mon. 1 May 2017 Första maj International Workers' Day
Thurs. 25 May 2017 Kristi himmelfärds dag Ascension Day
Tues. 6 June 2017 Nationaldagen National Day of Sweden

 

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Academic Calendar - Umeå University