Study abroad in Madrid





Fall semester: late August to late December

August 31 Students arrive in Madrid
September 1 General orientation meeting
September 2 Placement exam
September 5-23 Orientation class
September 11 Move in with host families
September 17 Group day trip
September 26 First day of Reunidas classes
October 5 Culture shock workshop
October 7 Last day to add classes in Reunidas
October 14 Last day to add classes in Complutense
October 15-16 Group weekend trip
October 22-23 Mission trip with SLU, to Loyola (opt)
October 29-November 1 Puente (no class)
November 17-18; 21-22 Mid-term exams
December 20-21 Final exams (MU fall/semester students)
December 22-January 8 Christmas break (academic year students)
  **Dates subject to change

Spring semester: early January to late May

January 9 Students arrive in Madrid
January 10 Placement exam
January 10-11 Orientation meetings
January 11-25 Orientation class
January 15 Move in with host families
January 30 First day of Reunidas classes
February 4 Group trip to Toledo
February 10 Last day to add classes in Reunidas
February 13 Classes begin in Complutense (2nd curso)
March 9-11 Mission trip with SLU to Loyola (opt)
March 23-29 Mid-term exams
March 30-April 9 Easter break (Semana Santa)
April 21-22 Group trip to Asturias/La Rioja
May 16 Graduation Ceremony
May 25-31 Reunidas final exams
June 1-30 Complutense final exams
  **Dates subject to change


Summer: July

July 1 Students arrive in Madrid
July 31 Students return to the U.S.
  **Dates subject to change




Office of International Education

OIE works to promote the internationalization of Marquette University by recruiting and advising international students and scholars, developing vibrant partnerships with international institutions and providing innovative study abroad opportunities.
Office of International Education