Bangalore, India

Program Calendars

Bangalore, India | 2018 Spring

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
August 1, 2017 Spring Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
November 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
December 1 Spring Balance Due Deadline
December 29 Spring Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)
Program Dates
January 17, 2018 Departure from the US on optional group flight (if on the optional tour)
January 19 Arrival in Bangalore between 12 - 4 am (if on optional tour)
January 19 - 23 Optional Southern India Tour
January 22 Departure from US (if not on optional tour)
January 24 Arrival in Bangalore between 12 - 4 am (if not on optional tour)
Move into housing
January 24 - 25 Mandatory orientation (begins at 9 am)
Police registration
January 27 City tour
January 29 Courses begin
Early February Henna party
Mid-February Optional group volunteer outing to local paper recycling plant
March 3 - 4 Field trip—Coorg
Mid-March Optional group volunteer outing to local tutoring center
Mid-April Optional group volunteer outing to local village
May 11 Courses end
May 14 - 15 Final examinations
May 15 Program end date
May 16 Move out of housing
Open Return Students establish their own date of return

See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines.

USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time. If a program fills earlier than anticipated, USAC may move up the position hold payment deadline date to secure students’ placement in the program.

Occasionally dates need to be changed or field trips modified. Refer back to this calendar often for the most current dates.

Quick Details

2017-18 App. Cycle

Summer: Open

Fall or Yearlong: Open

Spring: Open


Minimum 2.5 GPA and sophomore standing or higher

Program Type



U.S. Credit

Program Capacity

40 students