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Academic Calendar

See below for important dates for the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 classes at American University of Antigua College of Medicine (AUA).

  • New Students (BAS 1)

    Fall 2020

    • Saturday & Sunday, August 8 & 9 – Move in day
    • Sunday, August 9 – Final day to complete Online Registration and be registered for Fall 2020
    • Monday, August 10 – First day of classes
    • Friday, December 18 – Academic Period ends

    Spring 2021 

    • Monday, February 1 – Final day to complete Online Registration and be registered for Spring 2021
    • Thursday, February 4 and Friday, February 5 – Orientation MANDATORY FOR ALL MED 1 STUDENTS (including those restarting MED 1)
    • Monday, February 8 – First day of classes
    • Friday, June 18 – Academic Period ends

    Fall 2021

    • Wednesday, August 4 – Final day to complete Online Registration and be registered for Fall 2021
    • Thursday & Friday, August 5 & 6 – Orientation
    • Monday, August 9 – First day of classes
    • Friday, December 17 – Academic Period ends
  • Returning Students (BAS 2, 3, and 4):

    Fall 2020

    • Thursday, July 23 – Students in Year 1 period 2 (BAS 2), Year 2 period 1 (BAS 3), and Year 2 period 2 (BAS 4) with last names M – Z (9AM – 4PM registration confirmation)
    • Friday, July 24 – Students in Year 1 period 2 (BAS 2), Year 2 period 1 (BAS 3), and Year 2 period 2 (BAS 4) with last names A – L (9AM – 4PM registration confirmation)
    • Monday, July 27 – First day of classes
    • Friday, December 4 – Academic Period ends

    Spring 2021

    • Wednesday, January 20 – Final day to complete Online Registration and be registered for Spring 2021
    • Monday, January 25 – First day of classes
    • Friday, June 4 – Academic Period ends

    Fall 2021

    •  Wednesday, July 21 – Final day to complete Online Registration and be registered for Fall 2021
    • Monday, July 26 – First day of classes
    • Friday, December 3 – Academic Period ends
  • Basic Sciences Integration Course (BSIC)

    Fall 2020

    • Monday, July 6, 2020: First day of classes
    • Friday, September 11, 2020: End of BSIC (10 weeks)
    • September 12 – October 1, 2020: Study period
    • Friday, October 2, 2020: Mandatory Basic Science Comprehensive Shelf Exam

    Spring 2021

    • January 6, 2021 – Final day to complete Online Registration and be registered for Spring 2021
    • January 11, 2021 – First day of classes for BSIC Intersession students
    • March 19, 2021– End of BSIC (10 weeks)
    • March 20 – April 8, 2021– Study period
    • April 9, 2021– Mandatory Basic Science Comprehensive Shelf Exam

    Fall 2021

    • Wednesday, June 30, 2021: Final day to complete Online Registration and be registered for Fall 2021
    • Monday, July 5, 2021: First day of classes
    • Friday, September 10, 2021: End of BSIC (10 weeks)
    • September 11 – September 30, 2021: Study period
    • Friday, October 1, 2021: Mandatory Basic Science Comprehensive Shelf Exam
  • Family Medicine 1/Internal Medicine 1 (FM1/IM1)

    At this time,

    Family Medicine 1/Internal Medicine 1 (FM1/IM1)

    FM1/IM1 will be offered every six weeks. These are the dates for 2020:

    • January 13 – February 21
    • February 24 – April 3
    • April 6 – May 15
    • May 18 – June 26
    • June 29 – August 7
    • August 10 – September 18
    • September 21 – October 30
    • November 2 – December 11
    • December 14 – January 22
  • Global Health Track

    Fall 2020

    New Students

    • Monday & Tuesday, July 20 & 21, 2020 – Move in day
    • Wednesday, July 22, 2020 – Registration 9am – 1pm
    • Thursday, July 23, 2020 – First day of classes
    • TBD – Orientation for all BAS 1 students
    • Friday, December 18, 2020 – Academic Period ends

    Continuing Students

    • Monday, July 13, 2020 – Registration Confirmation 1PM – 3PM
    • Monday, July 13, 2020 – First day of classes
    • Friday, December 4, 2020 – Academic Period ends

    BSIC

    • Monday, June 8, 2020 – First day of GHT BSIC classes
    • Friday, June 12, 2020 – End of GHT BSIC
    • Monday, July 6, 2020 – First day of BSIC classes
    • Friday, September 11, 2020 – End of BSIC
    • Saturday, September 12, 2020 –Thursday, October 1, 2020 – Study period
    • Friday, October 2, 2020 – Mandatory Basic Science Comprehensive Shelf Exam

    Spring 2021

    New Students

    • Sunday, January 17, 2021 – Final day to complete Online Registration and be registered for Spring 2021
    • January 20, 2021 – First day of classes
    • Thursday, February 4 and Friday, February 5, 2021 – Orientation MANDATORY FOR ALL MED 1 STUDENTS
    • Friday, June 18, 2021 – Academic Period ends

    Continuing Students

    • Wednesday, January 6, 2021 – Final day to complete Online Registration and be registered for Spring 2021
    • Monday, January 11, 2021 – First day of classes
    •  Friday, June 4, 2021 – Academic Period ends

    BSIC

    • Wednesday, December 30, 2020 – Final day to complete Online Registration and be registered for Spring 2021
    • Monday, January 4, 2021 – First day of classes
    • Friday, March 19, 2021 – End of BSIC
    • Saturday, March 20 – Thursday, April 8, 2021 – Study period
    • Friday, April 9, 2021 – Mandatory Basic Science Comprehensive Shelf Exam

    Fall 2021

    New Students

    • Sunday, July 18, 2021 – Final day to complete Online Registration and be registered for Fall 2021
    • Wednesday, July 21, 2021 – First day of classes
    • Thursday & Friday, August 5 & 6 – Orientation for all MED 1 students
    • Friday, December 17, 2021 – Academic Period ends

    Continuing Students

    • Wednesday, July 7, 2021 – Final day to complete Online Registration and be registered for Fall 2021
    • Monday, July 12, 2021 – First day of classes
    • Friday, December 3, 2021 – Academic Period ends

    BSIC Intersession Continuing Students

    • Wednesday, June 23, 2020 – Final day to complete Online Registration and be registered for Fall 2021
    • Monday, June 28, 2021 – First day of GHT BSIC classes
    • Friday, September 10, 2021 – End of BSIC
    • Saturday, September 11–Thursday, September 30, 2021 – Study period
    • Friday, October 1, 2021 – Mandatory Basic Science Comprehensive Shelf Exam
  • University Holidays

    2020

    HolidayDayDateUS  ClosedAntigua
    New Year’s DayWednesday1-Janyesyes
    Martin Luther King’s BirthdayMonday20-Janyes 
    President’s DayMonday17-Febyes 
    Good FridayFriday10-Apryesyes
    Easter MondayMonday13-Apryes 
    Labour DayMonday4-Mayyes 
    Memorial DayMonday25-Mayyes 
    Whit MondayMonday1-Junyes 
    Independence Day observedFriday3-Julyes 
    Independence Day (normal day off)Saturday4-Jul  
    CarnivalMonday3-Augyes 
    CarnivalTuesday4-Augyes 
    Labor DayMonday7-Sepyes 
    Columbus DayMonday12-Octyes 
    Independence Day (normal day off)Sunday1-Nov  
    Independence Day observedMonday2-Novyes 
    Veteran’s DayWednesday11-Novyes 
    ThanksgivingThursday26-Novyes 
    ThanksgivingFriday27-Novyes 
    Vere Cornwall Bird Senior DayWednesday9-Decyes 
    Christmas EveThursday24-Decyesyes
    Christmas DayFriday25-Decyesyes
    Boxing Day (normal day off)Saturday26-Decyes 
    New Year’s EveThursday31-Decyesyes

     

     

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