Academic Calender

COLUMBUS CENTRAL UNIVERSITY

The University, its offices and departments operate on an official CCU Academic Calendars for the indicated years. In addition, Human Resources maintains a Holiday Schedule for faculty members and other employees. Official academic calendars proposed by the Dean of Basic Science and the Dean of Premedical Science and then approved by the Chief Academic Officer according to the guidelines established by CCU (Belize) General Administration. The academic year begins with each spring semester.

SPRING 2020

January 13, 2020    New/Returning Student Orientation/Registration (required attendance)

January 14, 2020    First Day of Instruction

February 7, 2020     Last Day to Drop/Add a course

February 28, 2020     Last Day to Withdraw from a Course

April 13 – 10, 2020      NBME Exams

April 20 – 24, 2020    Final Exam Week

SUMMER 2020

May 11, 2020     New/Returning Student Orientation/Registration (required attendance)

May 12, 2020    First Day of Instruction

May 29, 2020     Last Day to Drop/Add a course

June 26, 2020     Last Day to Withdraw from a Course

August 14, 2020      NBME Exams

August 17 – 21, 2020     Final Exam Week

FALL 2020

September 7, 2020     New/Returning Student Orientation/Registration (required attendance)

September 8, 2020     First Day of Instruction

October 2, 2020     Last Day to Drop/Add a course

October 23, 2020     Last Day to Withdraw from a Course

December 7 – 11, 2020      NBME Exams

December 14 – 18, 2020     Final Exam Week

SPRING 2021

January 4, 2021     New/Returning Student Orientation/Registration (required attendance)

January 5, 2021     First Day of Instruction

January 22, 2021     Last Day to Drop/Add a course

February 19, 2021     Last Day to Withdraw from a Course

April 5 – 9, 2021      NBME Exams

April 12 – 16, 2021    Final Exam Week

SUMMER 2021

May 3, 2021     New/Returning Student Orientation/Registration (required attendance)

May 4, 2021    First Day of Instruction

May 21, 2021     Last Day to Drop/Add a course

June 25, 2021     Last Day to Withdraw from a Course

August 9 -13, 2021      NBME Exams

August 16 – 20, 2021    Final Exam Week

FALL 2021

September 6, 2021    New/Returning Student Orientation/Registration (required attendance)

September 7, 2021    First Day of Instruction

September 24, 2021     Last Day to Drop/Add a course

October 22, 2021     Last Day to Withdraw from a Course

December 6 -10, 2021      NBME Exams

December 13 – 17, 2021     Final Exam Week