ISA Lille Academic Calendar

This page is your resource for all the important dates to know when coming to study at ISA Lille. This calendar will help you complete necessary exchange documents, visa procedures, plan your travels and know when you have a day off.

2017-2018

2018-2019

FALL SEMESTER September 5 – December 22 September 4 – December 21
Beginning of Classes (including mandatory orientation) September 5 September 4
Fall Break October 28 to November 6 October 26 after class to November 5
End of Semester

(including exams)

December 22 December 21
SPRING SEMESTER January 15 – June 22 January 14 – June 14
Orientation for new exchange students January 9-12 January 8 – 11
Beginning of Classes January 15 January 14
Winter Break March 2 after class to

March 12

February 15 after class to February 25
Spring Break April 20 after class to April 30 April 5 after class to April 15
End of classes

(including exams)

June 22 June 14
2018 Bank Holidays in France

Like most stores and services in France, ISA Lille offices are closed on national bank holidays:
January 1 – New Year’s Day (Jour de l’An)
April 2 – Easter Monday (Lundi de Pâques)
May 1 – Labour Day (Fête du Travail)
May 8 – VE Day – (Fête de la Victoire 1945)
May 10 – Ascension Day (l’Ascension)
May 21 – Whit Monday (Lundi de Pentecôte)
July 14 – Bastille Day (Fête Nationale)
August 15 – Assumption Day (l’Assomption)
November 1 – All Saints’ Day (La Toussaint)
November 11 – Armistice Day (Armistice 1918)
December 25 – Christmas Day (Noël)