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Calendar: Academic Year 2019/2020

Semester Begins
Sunday August 25, 2019
Teaching Begins
Monday September 02, 2019
Teaching Ends
Friday November 29, 2019
Examination(s) Begin
Monday December 02, 2019
Examination(s) End
Friday December 20, 2019
Semester Ends
Friday December 20, 2019
Semester Begins
Sunday January 19, 2020
Teaching Begins
Monday January 20, 2020
Teaching Ends
Friday April 17, 2020
Semester Break Monday April 20 – Friday April 24, 2020
Examination(s) Begin
Monday April 27, 2020
Examination(s) End
Friday May 15, 2020
Semester Ends
Friday May 15, 2020
Open Campus (To be held in Antigua)
Saturday October 12, 2019
Graduation, Cave Hill
Saturday October 19, 2019
Graduation, St. Augustine
Thursday October 24 - Saturday October 26, 2019
Graduation, Mona
Friday November 01 - Saturday November 02, 2019


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