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Welcome all Fall Semester 2015 Students.
FRIDAY, August 28

5:00 pm · Permanent and Transfer Students Arrival to Madrid and Departure for their Welcome Weekend · PRH Front Steps

SUNDAY, August 30

Study Abroad Students' Arrival and University Housing Move-In Date

MONDAY, August 31

9:00 am · Study Abroad Students' Welcome Session · PRH Front Steps

5:00 pm · Class of 2019 Convocation · PAH

7:00 pm · Tapas Night · PRH Front Steps

TUESDAY, September 1

Fall 2015 First Day of Classes


We're gearing up for our busy Fall Sports Schedule!

Click here for the latest news from sports director, César Rioja >>


Fiestas de la Virgen de la Paloma en Madrid: An open-air festival that transforms the barrio of La Latina into an outdoor party until August 15 on Plaza de las Vistillas. Plaza de la Paja. C/ Toledo and the surrounding streets; Metro: La Latina.

Madrid Zoo and Aquarium Summer Nights. Extended hours till midnight, including late night dolphin exhibitions and nocturnal visits to the different animal sites. Until August 15. Casa de Campo, s/n; Metro: Batan.

Parque de Atracciones, Madrid’s theme park where the rides and shows go on all day and all night throughout the summer. Casa de Campo, s/n; Metro: Batan.

Click here for more cultural offerings >>


Activities Fair: Thursday, September 3

Monday Classes Meet: Friday, September 4

Application Deadline for Fall Semester Degree Candidates: Friday, September 4

Day Trip to Monasterio de Piedra: Saturday, September 5

Day Trip to Toledo: Sunday, September 6

Mass of the Holy Spirit: Tuesday, September 8


Fall 2015 Candidates for Graduation: On-line application for graduation through Banner is open. If you have questions about your requirements, please contact your academic advisor.

Summer Intercession Hours:
From August 3-30, SLU-Madrid Administrative Offices have the following schedule:
       Mondays-Thursdays: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
       Fridays: 9:00 am-3:00 pm
       Saturdays-Sundays: Closed

Some SLU-Madrid services, including the Counseling Center, the Library, and the Sodexo Unity Cafeteria, are closed during August.

Fall 2015 Academic Calendar


Opportunities & Invitations
Learn all about the Welcome Weekend for all new and transfer students here. August 28-30.

Click here for the schedule for the Study Abroad Students’ Welcome Session on Monday, August 31.

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