Academic calendar for the academic year 2020-2021

The academic year 2023-2024 starts on September 4, 2023 and ends on June 29, 2024. Classes begin on the same September 4.

The suspension of classes must be ordered by the President or, if it affects the School of Communication and not other centres, by the Dean with the approval of the President. The order must be published on the notice board.

The Dean may authorise the suspension of classes for one school day only, for students of the School Communication, in order to celebrate academic events.


academic calendar 2023-2024

The academic year 2023-2024 begins on Monday, September 4, 2023 and ends on Thursday, August 31, 2024.

The school term for the teachings of Degree runs from September 4, 2023 to June 29, 2024.

  • First semester: From September 4 to December 1, inclusive.

  • Exams 1st semester: From December 5 to 21, both inclusive.

  • Second semester: From January 8 to April 26, both inclusive.

  • Exams 2nd semester: From April 29th to May 18th, both inclusive.

  • re-sit examination period Examination period: from June 7 to June 29, 2024, both inclusive.

Within the school term, these are holidays for pupils in mainstream education: 

  • Christmas: from December 22 to January 5, inclusive. 

  • Holy Week and Easter: Monday, March 25 to Saturday, April 6, inclusive.

The following are public holidays during the regular school term:

  • October 12 - Nª Sra. del Pilar (Thursday).

  • November 1 - All Saints' Day (Wednesday).

  • November 29 - San Saturnino (Wednesday).

  • December 3 - St. Francis Xavier (Sunday, moved to Monday, December 4).

  • December 6 - Constitution Day (Wednesday).

  • December 8 - Immaculate Conception (Friday).

  • January 28 - St. Thomas Aquinas (Sunday).

  • March 19 - St. Joseph (Tuesday).

  • May 1 - Feast of the work (Wednesday).

  • June 26 - St. Josemaría Escrivá (Wednesday).

The non-teaching period, coinciding with the summer vacation of students in regular classes, runs from July 1 to August 31, 2024, inclusive.

24 January, day of the patron saint of the School de Comunicación: Saint Francis de Sales.

The festivities of the Patron Saints of the schools may be moved to other dates if agreed by the corresponding management committee .