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Academic Calendar, 2020-2021 (5780-5781)

as of  January 2020 – subject to change

 

January 2020

20 Dec – 4 Jan Term Break

5                       First day of Spring Term

 

February 2020

12 - 13    Spring Study Tiyul

16 - 20    Mid-term exams

 

March 2020

10 – 11     Purim programs replace classes                     

 

April 2020

1 – 15     Passover Break

16          Classes resume

21        Yom Hashoah 

             (program and classes)

26 - 27        Colloquium

28             Yom Hazikaron (program)

29             Yom Ha'atzmaut (no classes)

  

May 2020

10            Reading Day

11– 14    Exams

 

15 – 16     Closing program/Closing Shabbat

 

June 2020

7         Pre-Ulpan begins (orientation in the

             morning, classes in the afternoon)

 

July 2020

5          Jerusalem campus registration closes

6        Orientation Begins 

              (Evening Program)

7 – 11    Orientation

11         HUC Alumni Shabbat

 

12          Summer Term begins

 

August 2020

20             End of Summer Term

21 – 25      Break

26             First day Fall Term

 

September 2020

9 - 10        Study Tiyul

18 - 20 Sept Students attend Rosh

              HaShana services in place of classes

27 - 28   Students attend Yom Kippur services

 

October 2020

2 - 10   Sukkot Break

11          Classes resume

TBA      Mid-term exams

 

November 2020

TBA             Mid-term exams

12            Ordination, Israeli Rabbinic

                                     Students

25 – 28  South Tiyul – רוח במדבר

 

December 2020

16             Reading Day

17             Reading Day

20 – 23     Exams

24 Dec – 9 Jan    Term Break

 

January 2021

24 Dec – 9 Jan Term Break

10                       First day of Spring Term

 

February 2021

16 - 17    Spring Study Tiyul

TBA    Mid-term exams

28     Purim programs replace classes

 

March 2021

19 March – 3 April   Passover Break 

 

April 2021

19 March – 3 April   Passover Break 

4          Classes resume

8        Yom Hashoah 

             (program and classes)

14             Yom Hazikaron (program)

15             Yom Ha'atzmaut (no classes)

 

May 2021

2 - 3        Colloquium

9           Reading Day

1– 13    Exams

 

14 – 15     Closing program/Closing Shabbat