Academic Calendars

Keio University Shonan Fujisawa Campus uses a semester system. The 2018 Spring Semester will run from April 9 to September 22, and the Fall Semester will run from September 23 to March 31.

  • 2018 Spring Semester
April 2
MondayEntrance Ceremony (PACIFICO Yokohama)
April 3 – 6Tuesday – FridayOrientation
April 3 – 9Tuesday – MondayAnnual Health Checkup
April 9MondaySpring Semester classes begin
April 11WednesdayOnline Course Registration Period Starts at 1:00 p.m.
April 16MondayOnline Course Registration Period Ends at 11:00 a.m.
April 23MondayKeio Foundation Day (classes held)
May 27SundayWaseda-Keio Baseball Games
June 1FridayExams for First-half of Spring Semester courses
July 7SaturdaySFC Tanabata Festival (SFC Summer Festival)
July 16Monday(National Holiday)Classes to be held
July 23 – 30Monday – MondaySemester-end Examination Period *the 30th is reserved for extra exams
July 31 – Sep 21Tuesday – FridaySummer Break Period
August 3 – 6Friday – MondaySemester-end Makeup Examination Period
August 10 – 16Friday – ThursdayAdministrative Office Closed
September 18TuesdayGraduation Ceremony (Mita Campus)
  • 2018 Fall Semester
September 14FridayOrientation
September 18TuesdayOrientation
September 19WednesdayEntrance Ceremony (Mita Campus)
September 20 – 21Thursday – FridayOrientation
September 22SaturdayFressmen Session for New GIGA students
September 24MondayClasses begin
September 26Wednesday Online Course Registration Period Starts at 1:00 p.m.
October 1MondayOnline Course Registration Period Ends at 11:00 a.m.
October 13SaturdaySFC Aki-Matsuri (SFC Fall Festival) (Tentative)
October 27 – 28Saturday – SundayWaseda-Keio Baseball Games (Tentative)
November 13TuesdayExams for First-half of Fall Semester courses
November 22 – 23Thursday – FridayOpen Research Forum
November 20 – 26Tuesday – MondayMita Festival (including preparation and clean-up periods)
December 28 – January 5Friday – SaturdayWinter Break Period
Administrative Office Closed
January 7MondayClasses begin
January 10ThursdayFounder's Birthday
January 23 – 30Wednesday – WednesdaySemester-end Examination Period *the 30th is reserved for estra exams
February 5 – 6Tuesday – WednesdaySemester-end Makeup Examination Period
March 25MondayGraduation Ceremony (PACIFICO Yokohama)

The academic calendar is also available via the following links: