Outline of the 2016 Semester Schedule

Please take this as an overview and limit your outside plans until after the first several weeks in London. Details about the semester, such as dates and destinations of field trips, will be finalized then.

The course timetable for Grinnell in London (GIL) courses should be available in the first week of May.

You should plan times of your internship or Queen Mary course around your Grinnell course schedule. Please continue to check back as dates may change.

  • Monday, August 29: Recommended date for departure to London on overnight flight
  • Tuesday, August 30: Recommended arrival date (date when access to program housing begins)
    • Grinnell-in-London office open: 1 to 4 p.m.
  • Monday, September 5: First day of program courses
  • Monday, September 26: First official day of Queen Mary and internship tracks
  • Monday, November 7, to Friday, November 11: Queen Mary Reading Week (the seventh week of the QM semester) and GIL Fall Break (tentative)
  • Friday, December 9: Last day for internships
  • Friday, December 16: Last day of classes
  • Saturday, December 17: Departure from program