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    Over the course of the semester, students will participate in three field seminars: the offshore voyage, the Pacific Coast, and the Mississippi Delta seminars. Students will receive a more comprehensive schedule once the semester begins, which will include day trips, special classes, and events. Fall semesters are approximately late August to mid-December; Spring semesters are approximately late January to mid-May.  Each semester is 17 weeks.

    *Dates are tentative and subject to change

    Fall 2013*

    26 August – Arrival & Check-In Day
    27 August – Orientation and Opening Dinner
    3-13 September – Offshore Field Seminar (Southern California Bight)
    18 September – Classes resume, Skills & Work-Study Job Selection
    20-22 – Alumni Reunion Weekend
    27 September – Class Photo & Coastal Tour
    5-16 October – Hawaiian Islands Field Seminar
    21 October – Classes Resume
    25 October – Williams College-Mystic Seaport Biannual Lecture
    26 October – Family & Friends Day
    8 November – Marine Policy Moot Court & Dinner
    15 November - Interdisciplinary Whaling Seminar
    27 November-1 December – Thanksgiving Recess (classes end at 12:30 on Wednesday)
    14-16 December – Reading Period
    17-18 December – Final Examinations
    19 December – Field Day & Closing Dinner
    20 December – Departure Day

    Spring 2014*

    20 January – Arrival Day
    21 January – Orientation and Opening Dinner
    29 January – 8 February – Offshore Field Seminar
    12 February – Classes resume, Maritime Skills & Work-Study Job Selection
    14 February – Coastal Bus Tour
    1 March – 9 March – Pacific Coast Field Seminar (Pacific Northwest)
    12 March – Classes Resume
    21 March – Moot Court
    25 – 28 March – Gulf Coast Field Seminar (Louisiana)
    11 April – Class Photo
    12 April – Family & Friends Day
    12 – 14 May – Final Examinations
    15 May – Field Day and Closing Dinner
    16 May – Departure Day