2016 Academic Calendars

Keio University Shonan Fujisawa Campus uses a semester system. The 2016 Spring Semester will run from April 7 to September 22, and the Fall Semester will run from September 23 to March 31.

2016 Spring Semester
April 1
Entrance Ceremony (Hiyoshi Campus)
April 4 – 6Monday – WednesdayOrientation for New Students
April 4 – 8Monday – FridayAnnual Health Checkup
April 7ThursdaySpring Semester classes begin
April 11MondayOnline Course Registration Period Starts at 1:00 p.m.
April 14Thursday Online Course Registration Period Ends at 10:00 a.m.
April 23SaturdayKeio Foundation Day (Classes to be held)
May 9 – 10Monday – TuesdayCourse Registration Amendment Period
May 28SaturdayMakeup Classes
May 28 – 29Saturday – SundayWaseda-Keio Baseball Games
June 2ThursdayExams for First-half of Spring Semester courses
July 2 (tentative)SaturdaySFC Tanabata Festival (SFC Summer Festival)
July 18Monday (National Holiday)Makeup Classes
July 22 – 28Friday – ThursdaySemester-end Examination Period
July 31 – Sep 22Sunday – ThursdaySummer Break Period
August 4 – 5Thursday – FridaySemester-end Makeup Examination Period
August 10 – 17Wednesday – WednesdayAdministrative Office Closed
September 15ThursdayGraduation Ceremony (Mita Campus)

2016 Fall Semester
September 16FridayEntrance Ceremony (Mita Campus)
September 16 – 21Friday – WednesdayOrientation for New Students
September 23 FridayClasses begin
September 27Tuesday Online Course Registration Period Starts at 10:00 a.m.
September 30FridayOnline Course Registration Period Ends at 10:00 a.m.
October 8 – 9Saturday – SundaySFC Aki-Matsuri (SFC Fall Festival)
October 12 – 13Wednesday – ThursdayCourse Registration Amendment Period
October 29 – 30Saturday – SundayWaseda-Keio Baseball Games
November 3 (National Holiday)ThursdayClasses to be held
November 11FridayMakeup Classes
November 12SaturdayMakeup Classes
November 15TuesdayExams for First-half of Fall Semester courses
November 15 – 21Tuesday – MondayMita Festival (including preparation and clean-up periods)
November 23 (National Holiday)WednesdayClasses to be held
December 28 – Janary 5Wednesday – ThursdayWinter Break Period
Administrative Office Closed
January 6FridayClasses begin
January 10TuesdayFounder's Birthday
January 21SaturdayMakeup Classes
January 24 – 30Tuesday – MondaySemester-end Examination Period
February 6 – 7Monday – TuesdaySemester-end Makeup Examination Period
March 23ThursdayGraduation Ceremony (Hiyoshi Campus)

The academic calendar is also available via the following links:

  • http://www.gakuji.keio.ac.jp/schedule/ (for all campuses; in Japanese)