School Calendar

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.

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CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES
ATENEO DE DAVAO UNIVERSITY
SCHOOL YEAR 2015-2016

 

FIRST SEMESTER

April 1-June 5       First Year Enrolment

 

May 25-26            SAS/SEA First YearOrientation Program

 

May 28- 29           SBG/SoN/SoE First Year Orientation Program

 

June 1                   General Faculty Meeting

 

June 1-5                Enrolment for 2nd/3rd/4th/5th Years

 

June 2                    Faculty Interdisciplinary Forum

 

June 2-­6                Faculty Induction

 

June 6                    Parents Meeting

 

June 6                    Orientation Program 1st Year Late Enrollees/ Transferees/ Returnees

 

June 8                    Beginning of the 1st Semester Classes

 

June 8-13              Adding & Dropping                                               

 

June 12                  Philippine Independence Day (Regular Holiday)

 

June 18                  Mass of the Holy Spirit

 

June 19                  School/Cluster/Department Orientation Day

 

June 24                  Ignatian Conversation

 

July 10                   University Lecture on Research

 

July 13-18             Preliminary / Advisory Exams

 

July 22                  Ignatian Conversation

 

July 25                  International Students Orientation Program

 

July 30                  Mass for the Solemnity of St. Ignatius of Loyola              

 

July 30                  Deadline for submission of Advisory Grades

 

July 31                  Dugong Bughaw Blood Letting Day

 

July 31                  Solemnity of St. Ignatius of Loyola

 

August 9              World Indigenous Peoples Day

 

August 13            Mass of the Assumption                          

 

August 13-15      Ateneo Fiesta

 

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

 

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

 

August 24-29      Midterm Examinations

 

August 31            National Heroes Day (Regular Holiday)

 

September 1-30   Atenista Ako…Maligdong!

 

September 10-11 Theology Days

 

September 11       Deadline for submission of Midterm grades

 

September 16       GAWAD: Gabi ng Parangal

 

September 18       Social Conscientization on Good Governance/Integrity

 

September 21       International Day of Peace / Martial Law Commemoration Day

 

September 21-25 First Year Course Fair

 

September 23       Ignatian Conversation

 

September 26       PE Day

 

October 2             World Teachers’ Day

 

October 5-10        Final Exams

 

October 11           Start of Semestral Break

 

October 16           Deadline for submission of Final Grades

 

 

 

SECOND SEMESTER

 

October 29-Nov. 5        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 9                   Beginning of the 2nd Semester Classes

 

November 9-13             Adding & Dropping

 

November 14                Orientation Program for Transferees/New Students/Returnees

 

November 14                Opening of Intramurals

 

November 14-Jan.15     Intramurals

 

November 18                 Ignatian Conversation

 

November 19                 Mass for Our Dear Departed

 

November 25                 International Day of Elimination of Violence Against Women

 

Nov 26-Dec.2                Mindanao Week of Peace

 

November 27                 Social Conscientization on Inter-faith and Inter-cultural Dialogue

 

November 30                 Bonifacio Day (Regular Holiday)

 

December 1                   World AIDS Day

 

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

 

December 9                   International Day Against Corruption

 

December 10                  International Human Rights Day

 

December 14-19            Preliminary/Advisory Exam

 

December 15                  Advent Recollection (Formation Cluster)

 

December 18                  University Christmas Celebration/University Service Awards

 

December 20                  Start of Christmas Vacation

 

December 25                  Christmas Day (Regular Holiday)

 

December 30                  Rizal Day (Regular Holiday)

 

December 31                  Last Day of the Year (Special Non-working Day)

 

January 1, 2016              New Year’s Day (Regular Holiday)

 

January 4                        Resumption of the 2nd Semester Classes

 

January 20                      Ignatian Conversation

 

January 14                      Deadline for submission of Preliminary/Advisory Grades

 

January 15                      Reading of Honors

 

January 18                     University Lecture on Research

 

January 27                     Viewfinder (SAMAHAN)

 

January 29                     CCO General Assembly

 

February 1-6                 Midterm Exam for Graduating and Undergraduate Students

 

February 10                   Ignatian Conversation

 

February 12-13             Job Fair

 

February 15                  Mass in celebration of the Festival of Excellence (College Days)

 

February 15-20            Festival of Excellence (College Days)

 

February 18                  Deadline for submission of Midterm Grades for Graduating                                                    and Non-graduating Students

 

February 20                  Recognition Night

 

February 22- 27           Business Week

 

February 25                  EDSA Revolution Anniversary (Special Holiday)

 

March 5                        PE Night for PE 2

 

March 7-9                    Final Exams of Graduating Students

 

March 8                        International Women’s Day

 

March 12                      NSTP Graduation

 

March 14-22                Final Exams of Undergraduate Students

 

March 15                      Deadline for submission of Final Grades for Graduating Students

 

March 16                      Araw ng Dabaw

 

March 18                      UCEAC Festival

 

March 22                      World Water Day

 

March 23-April 6          Ateneo Student Exposure Program (ASEP)

 

March 24                      Holy Thursday

 

March 25                      Good Friday

 

March 26                      Black Saturday

 

March 27                      Start of Semestral Break

 

March 31                      Deadline for submission of Final Grades for Undergraduate Students

 

April 1                          Baccalaureate Mass

 

April 2                          Graduation Day

 

 

 

     SUMMER 2016 

 

April 4-8                       Faculty Inductee Exposure Program (IndEx)

 

April 6 -8                      Summer Enrolment

 

April 9                           Araw ng Kagitingan (Regular Holiday)

 

April 11                         Beginning of Summer Classes

 

April 11-12                   Adding & Dropping

 

April 22                         Earth Day

 

May 1                            Labor Day         

 

May 22                          Summer Break

 

UPDATED AS OF March 5, 2015

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