Nagasaki, Japan

Program Calendars

Nagasaki, Japan | 2017 Fall

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
March 15, 2017 Fall Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
May 15 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
June 15 Fall Balance Due Deadline
August 22 Fall Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)
Program Dates
September 11 - 12, 2017 Departure date from the US for those requesting staff escort from Fukuoka to Nagasaki
September 12 - 13 Arrival in Fukuoka for those requesting staff escort from Fukuoka to Nagasaki
September 14 Mandatory orientation
Move into housing
September 20 Entrance/welcome ceremony
September 25 Courses begin
December 22 Courses end for those on the Early Assessment Option
Program end date for Early Assessment Option
December 23 First possible day to depart Nagasaki for those on the Early Assessment Option
December 23, 2017 - January 3, 2018 Winter holiday
January 4, 2018 Courses resume for those on the Regular Fall Term
February 9 Regular Fall Term courses end
Regular Fall Term final examinations
Program end date for regular Fall Term students
February 10 Move out of housing
First possible day to depart Nagasaki (for those on the Regular Fall Term)
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.

The host university may update program dates and/or field trips at any time; these changes are often outside USAC’s control as dates are set by the host university. USAC does its best to estimate these dates ahead of time and to keep it as up-to-date as possible. Many times, updated calendar dates are included in your host university acceptance letter. We update these as quickly as possible and as often as needed; refer back to this calendar for the most current dates.

Quick Details

2017-18 App. Cycle

Fall and Yearlong: Contact USAC

Spring: Open


Minimum GPA: 2.8

Minimum class standing: Sophomore

Program Type



Overseas credit

Program Capacity



English |Japanese