Drury University Center in Greece: 2017-2018 Academic Calendar

Fall Term 2017

SEPTEMBER
Week 1 5 Tuesday Entry into Schengen countries/Greece; Arrival in Athens
6-9 Wed - Sat Field work 1: Orientation in Athens and Aegina; welcome dinner
Week 2 11-14 Mon - Thur In-class work 1
Week 3 18-21 Mon - Thur In-class work 2
Week 4 24-28 Sun - Thur Field work 2: Tour of Southern Greece (Mycenae, Corinth, Nafplion, Sparta, Olympia)
OCTOBER
Week 5 2-5 Mon - Thur In-class work 3
Week 6 9-12 Mon - Thur In-class work 4
13 Friday Fall Break Begins
Week 7 13-22 Fri - Sun Fall Break
22 Sunday Fall Break Ends
Week 8 23-27 Mon - Fri Field work 3: Eastern Mediterranean (Cyprus)
Week 9 30-2 Mon - Thur In-class work 5
NOVEMBER
Week 10 6-9 Mon - Thur In-class work 6
Week 11 13-17 Mon - Fri Field work 4: Tour of Northern Greece (Vergina, Thessaloniki, Meteora, Volos, Makrynitsa)
Week 12 20-22 Mon - Wed In-class work 7
Week 13 23 Thursday Thanksgiving - No classes
27-30 Mon - Thur In-class work 8
DECEMBER
Week 14 4-5 Mon - Tues Finals Week; Farewell Dinner
6 Wednesday Departure from Greece/Schengen countries

Spring Term 2018

FEBRUARY
Week 1 6 Tuesday Entry into Schengen countries/Greece; Arrival in Athens
7-10 Wed - Sat Field work 1: Orientation in Athens and Aegina; welcome dinner
Week 2 12-15 Mon - Thur In-class work 1
Week 3 20-23 Tue - Fri In-class work 2
Week 4 26-2 Mon - Fri Field work 2: Tour of Northern Greece (Vergina, Thessaloniki, Meteora, Volos, Makrynitsa)
MARCH
Week 5 5-8 Mon - Thur In-class work 3
Week 6 12-15 Mon - Thur In-class work 4
Week 7 16 Friday Spring Break Begins
16-25 Fri - Sun Spring Break
Week 8 25 Sunday Spring Break Ends
26-30 Mon - Fri Field work 3: Tour of Southern Greece (Mycenae, Corinth, Nafplion, Sparta, Olympia)
APRIL
Week 9 2-5 Mon - Thur In-class work 5
Week 10 9 Monday Easter Monday - No Classes
10-14 Tue - Sat In-class work 6
Week 11 15-19 Sun - Thur Field work 4:  Eastern Mediterranean (Cyprus or Croatia)
Week 12 23-26 Mon - Thur In-class work 7
MAY
Week 13 30-3 Mon - Thur In-class work 8
Week 14 7-8 Mon - Tues In-class work 9; Farewell Dinner
Week 15 9 Wednesday Departure from Greece/Schengen countries