ATENEO DE DAVAO UNIVERSITY

The tertiary school calendar follows a two term calendar. Each semester comprises five (5) months of classes equivalent to eighteen (18) weeks of sessions. The basic education (high school and grade school) follows an annual calendar that includes ten (10) months or forty (40) weeks of classes.

 

CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES
ATENEO DE DAVAO UNIVERSITY
SCHOOL YEAR 2016-2017

 

FIRST SEMESTER

 

June 1                         –           General Faculty Meeting

June 2                        –           Faculty Interdisciplinary Forum

June 5-9                     –           Faculty Induction

June 5-10                   –           Enrolment

June 12                       –           Philippine Independence Day (Regular Holiday)

June 12                       –           Scholars’ General Assembly

June 13                       –           Beginning of the 1st Semester Classes

June 15                       –           Mass of the Holy Spirit

June 23                       –           School/Cluster/Department Orientation Day

July 14                         –           University Lecture on Research

July 17-22                   –           Preliminary / Advisory Exams

July 19                         –           Ignatian Conversation

July 28                         –           Mass for the Solemnity of St. Ignatius of Loyola

July 29-30                   –           Night With Iggy

July 31                          –           Dugong Bughaw Blood Letting Day

July 31                          –           Solemnity of St. Ignatius of Loyola

August 3                       –           Deadline for Submission of Prelim Grades

August 9                      –           International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

August 14                     –           Mass of the Assumption

August 14-16               –           Ateneo Fiesta and Intramurals

August 15                    –           Solemnity of the Assumption of Our Lady (University Holiday)

August 17                    –           Fiesta/ Intramurals Clean Up & Reflection

August 21                    –           Ninoy Aquino Day (Special Non-working Day)

August 28                    –           National Heroes Day (Regular Holiday)

August 28-Sept 1       –           Midterm Exams

September 1-30         –           Atenista Ako…Maligdong!

September 8               –           Birth of Mother Mary

September 7-8           –           Theology Days

September 13             –           Deadline for submission of Midterm grades

September 15             –           GAWAD: Gabi ng Parangal

September 21             –           International Day of Peace / Martial Law Commemoration Day

September 22            –           Ignatian Conversation

September 22            –           International Students Summit

September 25-30      –           Davao Association of Catholic Schools (DACS) Sports Fest

October 2                    –           Launching of the Month of the Holy Rosary

October 5                    –           World Teachers’ Day

October 9-14              –           Final Exams

October 15                  –           Start of Semestral Break

October 20                  –           Deadline for submission of Final Grades

October 31                  –           Special Non-working Day

 

SECOND SEMESTER

 

October 25-Nov. 4      –           Enrolment for the 2nd Semester

November 1                  –           All Saints Day (Special Non-working Day)

November 2                 –           All Souls Day (Additional Special Non-working Day)

November 6                 –           Beginning of the 2nd Semester Classes

November 9                 –           Mass for Our Dear Departed

November 22               –           Ignatian Conversation

November 25               –           International Day of Elimination of Violence Against Women

November 29               –           Social Conscientization on Inter-faith and Inter-cultural Dialogue

November 30               –           Bonifacio Day (Regular Holiday)

Nov 30-Dec 6              –           Mindanao Week of Peace

December 1                  –           World AIDS Day

December 5                  –           International Volunteer Day

December 8                  –           Mass for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception (Regular School Day)

December 8                  –           Reading of Honors

December 9                  –           International Anti-Corruption Day

December 10                –           International Human Rights Day

December 14-20          –           Preliminary/Advisory Exams

December 15                –           University Christmas Celebration / University Service Awards

December 21                –           Start of Christmas Vacation

December 24                –           Special Holiday

December 25                –           Christmas Day (Regular Holiday)

December 30                –           Rizal Day (Regular Holiday)

December 31                 –           Special Holiday

January 1, 2018            –           New Year’s Day (Regular Holiday)

January 4                      –           Resumption of the 2nd Semester Classes

January 15                    –           Deadline for submission of Preliminary/Advisory Grades

January 17                    –           Viewfinder (SAMAHAN)

January 17                    –           Ignatian Conversation

January 22-27              –           Business Week

January 24                    –           University Recognition of Research and Published Faculty

February 1-7                 –           Midterm Exams for Graduating Students

February 5                    –           Fr. Arrupe Day

February 8-14              –           Midterm Exams for Undergraduate Students

February 14                  –           Ash Wednesday

February 16                  –           Ignatian Conversation

February 16-17             –           Job Fair

February 18                  –           Deadline for submission of Midterm Grades for Graduating Students

February 19                 –           Mass in celebration of the Festival of Excellence (College Days)

February 19-24           –           Festival of Excellence (College Days)

February 25                  –         EDSA Revolution Holiday

February 26                 –           Deadline for submission of Midterm Grades for Undergraduate Students

March 3                         –           CCO General Assembly

March 5-6                     –           Final Exams of Graduating Students

March 8                         –          International Women’s Day

March 12                       –          Deadline for submission of Final Grades for Graduating Students

March 16                      –            Araw ng Dabaw

March 17                      –            NSTP Graduation

March 19                      –           UCEAC Festival

March 22                      –           World Water Day

March 19-24                –           Final Exams of Non-Graduating Students

March 25                      –           Start of Semestral Break

March 26-April 5       –           Ateneo Student Exposure Program (ASEP)

March 29                     –           Holy Thursday

March 30                     –           Good Friday

March 31                      –           Black Saturday

April 3                           –          Deadline for submission of Final Grades for Non-Graduating Students

April 6                           –          Baccalaureate Mass

April 7                           –          Graduation Day

 

SUMMER 2018

 

April 1-5                   –           Faculty Inductee Exposure Program (IndEx)

April 4-7                  –            Enrolment

April 9                      –           Araw ng Kagitingan (Regular Holiday)

April 9-18                –           8-day  Seniors Retreat

 

April 10                    –           Beginning of Summer Classes

April 22                    –           Earth Day

May 1                        –           Labor Day

May 20                     –           Summer Break

 

Updated as of 02 June 2017.