Prior Calendars from 2006 Fall through 2012 Summer (start and end dates only):
2006 Fall: 27/August/2006 through 21/December/2006
2007 Spring: 14/January/2007 through 10/May/2007
2007 Summer: 03/June/2007 through 31/July/2007
2007 Fall: 20/August/2007 through 19/December/2007
2008 Spring: 20/January/2008 through 22/May/2008
2008 Summer: 01/June/2008 through 29/July/2008
2008 Fall: 17/August/2008 through 17/December/2008
2009 Spring: 01/February/2009 through 28/May/2009
2009 Summer: 07/June/2009 through 17/July/2009
2009 Fall: 30/August/2009 through 18/December/2009
2010 Spring: 14/February/2010 through 31/May/2010
2010 Summer One: 06/June/2010 through 08/July/2010
2010 Summer Two: 18/July/2010 through 19/August/2010
2010 Fall: 22/August/2010 through 18/December/2010
2011 Spring: 30/January/2011 through 25/May/2011
2011 Summer One: 05/June/2011 through 07/July/2011
2011 Summer Two: 10/July/2011 through 11/August/2011
2011 Fall: 04/September/2011 through 21/December/2011
2012 Winter: 08/January/2012 through 26/January/2012
2012 Spring: 29/January/2012 through 23/May/2012
2012 Summer One: 03/June/2012 through 05/July/2012
2012 Summer Two: 08/July/2012 through 09/August/2012
2012 Fall: 08/28/2012 - 12/19/2012
2013 Spring: 01/27/2013 - 05/18/2013
2013 Summer: Summer 1 06/02/2013 - 07/04/2013 and Summer 2 07/07/2013 - 08/07/2013)
2013 Fall: 08/25/2013 till 12/19/2013
2014 Spring: 01/26/2014 till 05/22/2014
2014 Summer: Summer 1 05/25/2014 - 06/26/2014 and Summer 2 07/06/2014 - 08/21/2014)
2014 Fall: 08/26/2014 till 12/18/2014


2015 Spring Semester – started Tuesday, 27/January/2015

January 22 Thursday / Returning faculty in Kabul / Class registration resumes for the Spring 2015 semester

January 18 Sunday / New faculty orientation

January 20, Thursday / Last day to apply to AUAF for spring 2014 undergraduate admission

January 22 Thursday / Late Registration & Course Changes (4:00 pm deadline on 01/Feb)

January 24-26 Sat-Mon / New student orientation and placement exams

January 27 Tues / Spring 2015 Classes Begin

Tuition installment payments are due at the end of each month of the semester

January 27-February 1 Tues-Sun / Registration for auditing students/space available basis only – Last day 01/Feb for course changes to be submitted for advisor approval by 4:00pm. All paperwork for 2015 spring registration must be submitted before 3:30pm on Sunday, 01/February/2015.

January 29 Thursday / Convocation at 10:30 a.m. Please join us!

February 1 Sunday / Drop/Add end date for the spring semester. Last day to submit any schedule changes for advisor approval – 4:00pm deadline

February 01 Sunday / Deadline for the non-refundable UG deposit, please make a deposit of minimum 12,500 Afghani

February 01 Sunday / Deadline for the MBA full tuition payment

February 3 Tuesday / Grade change deadline for fall 2014 and winter 2015 classes

February 12 Thursday / Spring 2015 census day

February 15 Sunday / Liberation Day (Holiday)* Observance date may fall on a different day

February 26 Thursday / First tuition payment plan deadline

March 5 Thursday / President’s Honor Award ceremony for academic achievement during fall 2014

March 15-21 Sun-Sat / Spring Break (Holiday) / Nowruz (New Year’s day)

March 21 Saturday / Nowruz (Holiday)

March 22 Sunday / Farmer’s day, National Holiday, all campuses will be closed.

March 26 Thursday – Summer 2015 schedule available online

Mar 30-Apr 16 Mon-Thu/ Registration through PowerCampus Self-Service (PC) for Summer 2015 sessions

March 31 Tuesday / Second tuition installment payment deadline

April 16 Thursday / Last day to register for summer 2015 sessions

April 16 Thursday / Fall 2015 course schedule available online

April 20 Monday / Fall 2015 registration begins for seniors – priority registration based on number of completed credits (April 23 for Juniors, April 26 for Sophomores, April 28 for all students)

April 21 Tuesday / Deadline for Withdrawal – All Students (4:00pm deadline)

April 21 Tuesday / Deadline for incomplete grades from the fall 2014 and winter 2015 sessions for all students (4:00pm deadline)

April 28 Tuesday / Mujahidin day / Victory day (Holiday)*

April 28-May 09 Tue-Sat / Registration through PowerCampus Self-Service (PC) for all continuing students for fall 2015

April 30 Thursday / Third tuition installment payment deadline. Payments must be submitted by 4:00pm.

May 03 Sunday / Online evaluation for spring 2015 courses opens

May 07 Thursday / Last day of 2015 fall registration for undergraduate classes (4:00pm deadline)

May 14 Thursday / Student evaluations are due. Submit all classroom evaluations before 4:30pm

May 14 Thursday / Last day of spring classes

May 15-20 Fri-Wed / Semester Final Examinations

May 20 Wednesday / Last day of spring semester

May 21 Thursday / Conferral date for 2015 spring completers

May 22 Friday / Spring graduation ceremony for undergraduate and MBA students. Congratulations to all of our AUAF graduates!

May 30 Saturday / Spring grades available to students in PowerCampus

 

2015 Spring Semester – started Sunday, 30/August/2015

Tuition installment payments are due before the end of each month during the semester

July 18-20 Sat-Mon / Eid ul Fiter (Holiday* date subject to change)

August 9-29 / MBA Boot Camp for new MBA students

August 19-20 Wed-Thu / Afghanistan Independence Day (Holiday)*. University will be closed on Thursday August 20 as well.

August 9-17 Sun-Mon/ Summer 2 Course Evaluations Open for UG Students

August 20-27/ Fall 2015 registration re-opens for all UG students

August 23 Sun / New faculty arrive in Kabul

August 24-27 Mon-Thu / New Student Orientation / Math, English and ITC placement exam

August 24 Mon / Returning faculty in Kabul

August 25-26 Tue-Wed / New Faculty Orientation

August 27/ Registration ends for Fall Semester (at 4.00pm)

August 27-August 30 Thu-Sun/ Deadline of the non-refundable deposit for Fall semester (4:00pm deadline), please make a minimum deposit of 12,500 Afghani to Student Finance (Bayat Building)

August 27 Thu / New Graduate MBA Student Orientation Session

August 30 Sun/ Deadline for MBA fees for Fall 2015 Semester, due in full

August 30 Sun / Fall 2015 Classes Begin

Aug 30 – Sep 01 Add/Drop Deadline 4:00 pm.

September 01 Tues/ Deadline for Advisors to approve schedules

September 01 Tues / Faculty Senate Opening Meeting (12:30pm)

September 06 Sun / Grade change deadline for spring and summer 2015

September 09 Wed / Martyr Day (holiday)

September 13-14 Sun-Mon/ Fall 2015 Census Day

September 20 Sun / Burhanuddin Rabbani observance Day (holiday)

Sep 23-26 Wed-Sat / Arafat and Eid Holidays

September 30 Wed / First tuition payment plan deadline (4:00pm deadline)

October 13 Tue/ President’s award ceremony (3:3pm, Library)

October 15 Thu/ Last day to apply for Fall 2015/Spring 2016 graduation

October 17 – 22 Sat – Thu / Fall Break

Oct 24 Sat / Ashura (Holiday)* (Public holiday may fall on a different day – date has not been officially determined)

Oct 26-Nov 12/ Winter Registration through PowerCAMPUS Self-Service (PC)

October 28 Wed / Deadline for Incomplete grade(s) paperwork from spring & summer 2015 semesters to be completed. Paperwork due before 4:00pm.

October 28 Wed / Deadline to withdraw from course(s) – MBA, UG. Paperwork must be submitted before 4:00pm.

October 29 Thu / Second payment installment deadline (4:00pm deadline)

November 12 Thu / Early Spring 2016 course schedule available online

November 15 Sun / Spring 2016 registration begins for seniors – priority registration based on number of completed credits

November 19 Thu - Dec 03 Thu / Registration through PowerCampus Self-Service (PC) for all continuing students for Spring 2016

November 30 Mon / Third payment installment deadline (4:00pm deadline)

December 6 Sun – 30 Wed / Student Evaluations are open. Students will be on stop list until they complete their online course evaluations

December 11-16 Fri-Wed / Semester Final Examinations (starts on the evening of Friday, December 11 for MBA and Business classes)

December 18 Fri / Deadline for Faculty to submit final grades

December 19 Sat / Fall 2015 grades available to students on PowerCampus

December 20 – 31, Sun-Thu/ Winter Holidays (university closed)

 

Winter 2016 Semester—started Sun January 3, 2016

*students are allowed to register for one course in the winter session

January 3, Sun/ University re-opens

January 3, Sun/ payment deadline for 2016 Winter session (4:00 pm deadline). No financial aid available during the winter session. No installment payments for the winter session.

January 3 Sun/ First day of lecture for Winter 2016 Session

January 3 Sun/ Add/Drop deadline for Winter session

January 4 Mon/ Withdrawal from Winter session deadline

January 12 Tue/ New faculty arrive on campus

January 13 Wed/ Deadline for Financial aid forms for Spring 2016 semester

January 14, Thu / Last day to apply to AUAF for Spring 2016 undergraduate admission

January 17 Sun – Jan 23 Sat/ Winter Course evaluations open to students

January 18 Mon / New faculty orientation

January 20 Wed/ Returning Faculty back in Kabul

January 20 Wed/ Class registration for Spring 2016 Semester resumes

January 21 Thu/ End of winter session and final exams

January 21 Thu & 23-25, Sun-Tue/ New Student Orientation

January 24 Sun/ Faculty deadline to submit final grades (4:00 pm)

January 31 Sun/ Winter final grades available to students in PowerCAMPUS

 

2016 Spring Semester- started January 26, Tue, 2016

January 19-25 Tue-Mon / New student orientation and placement exams

January 20-25 Wed-Mon / Late Registration re-opens

January 26-28/ Add/drop Deadline

January 26 Tues / Spring 2016 Classes Begin

Tuition installment payments are due at the end of each month of the semester

January 26 Tue/ Convocation at 10:30 a.m. Please join us! (tentative)

January 28, Thu / Deadline for the non-refundable UG deposit, please make a deposit of minimum 12,500 Afghani

January 28, Thu / Deadline for the MBA full tuition payment

February 2, Tue/ Grade change deadline for Fall 2015 and winter 2016 classes

February 11 Thu / Spring 2016 census day

February 15 Mon / Liberation Day (Holiday)* Observance date may fall on a different day (tentative)

February 25 Thu / First tuition installment plan deadline (4:00 pm).

March 19-24 Sat-Thu / Spring Break

March 19 Sat / Nowruz/New Year Holiday (tentative)

March 20 Sun/ Farmer’s day, National Holiday, all campuses will be closed (tentative)

March 24 Thu/ Summer 2016 schedule available online

March 29 Tue / President’s Honor Award ceremony for academic achievement during Fall 2015 

March 29 Tue/ Deadline for Incomplete grades from the Fall 2015 and winter 2016 sessions for all students (5:00pm deadline)

Mar 31-Apr 13 Thu-Wed/ Registration through PowerCampus Self-Service (PC) for Summer 2016 sessions

March 31 Thu/Second tuition installment payment deadline

April 13 Wed/ Last day to register for Summer 2016 sessions

April 21 Thu/Fall 2016 course schedule available online

April 21 Thu / Deadline for Withdrawal from Spring 2016 – All Students (4:00pm deadline)

April 24 Sun-May 8 Sun/ Early Fall 2016 registration begins – priority registration based on number of completed credits

April 28 Thu / Mujahidin day / Victory day (Holiday)*

May 1 Sun/ Third tuition installment payment deadline. Payments must be submitted by 4:00pm.

May 04 Wed/ Last day of 2015 Fall registration for undergraduate classes (4:00pm deadline)

May 05 Thu/ Online course evaluation for spring 2015 courses opens

May 12 Thu/ Last day of Spring classes

May 14-18 Sat-Wed / Semester Final Examinations

May 18 Wed/ Last day of Spring Semester

May 20 Fri / Spring graduation ceremony for undergraduate and MBA students. Congratulations to all of our AUAF graduates!

May 23 Mon/ Deadline for Faculty Grade Submission (Midnight)

May 29 Sun/ Spring grades available to Students in Power Campus

May 29 Sun/ online course evaluations closes (deadline 4:00 pm, May 29)

Summer session one semester 2016

May 24 Tue / Summer 2016 session one begins

May 25 Wed / Last day for drop/add, course changes, late registration & tuition payment deadline without late fees for first and second summer session (6:00pm deadline)

June 02 Thu / Deadline for withdrawal from first summer session (5:00pm deadline)

June 05 Sun / Start of Ramadan (Holiday – campus closed / TENTATIVE – date could change)

June 06 Mon / Summer 2016 Census Day

June 14 Sun / Tuition payment deadline for Summer session two classes (tentative)

June 28 – July 4 Tue-Mon / Summer l Course Evaluations open for students.

June 30 Thu / Final Exams/Last Day of Classes for first summer session classes

July 03 Sun / Final grades due for first summer session

July 04 Mon / Summer session I grades available to students on PowerCAMPUS

July 05-06-07 Tue-Wed-Thurs / Eid-ul-Fitr (Three day holiday – TENTATIVE – dates are subject to change)

Summer session two semester 2016

July 10 Sun / Lecture classes begin for second summer session

July 11 Mon / Last day to drop and course adjustments (4:00pm deadline)

July 11 Mon - 06:00 pm / Last day for ADVISOR approval of any drops and course changes (noon deadline – no extensions). Students are not able to adjust their schedule after 4:00pm on 11/July.

July 14 Thu / Deadline for withdrawal from second summer session 4:00pm deadline)

August 2 Tue / MBA Boot Camp for new MBA students

August 11-16 Thu –Tue / summer 2 Course Evaluations Open for UG Students

August 14 Sun / Final Exams/Last Day of Classes for second summer session classes – subject to change.

August 16 Tue / Final grades submission deadline for second summer session

August 17 Wed / Final grades for summer session II available to students on PowerCAMPUS

 

Intensive 2016 Fall 10-Week Semester – begins Sun, 23/October/2016

Tuition installment payments are due before the end of each month during the semester (October and November)

August 11-13 Thu - Sat / New Student Orientation / Math, English and ITC placement exams

August 11 Thu / Deadline of the non-refundable deposit (min 12,500 AFN) for Fall semester (4 pm deadline)

October 19-22 Wed – Sat / Fall 2016 registration re-opens for all UG students (late registration)

October 23 Sun / Independent Study Courses begin

October 23- November 2 Sun-Wed / Add/Drop period 4:00pm deadline

October 23 Sun / Deadline for Advisors to approve schedules 6 PM

October 26 Wed / Grade change deadline for spring and summer 2016

November 3 Thur / Fall 2016 Census Day

November 30 Wed / First payment installment deadline (4:00pm deadline)

December 6 Wed / Last day to apply for Fall 2016/Spring 2017 graduation

December 8 Thu / Deadline for Incomplete grade(s) paperwork from spring & summer 2016 semesters to be completed. Paperwork due before 4:00pm.

Dec 11 Sun / Holiday in honor of Prophet Mohammad’s (PBUH) birthday (Mawlod-e-Sharif). All offices and Regional Centers will be closed. 

Dec 12-21 Mon-Wed / Spring 2017 online registration through PowerCAMPUS Self-Service (PC) - Please note - no winter 2017 classes this year (registration start date changed to Monday to observe PBUH holiday).

Dec 14 Wed / Deadline to withdraw from course(s) – MBA & UG. Paperwork must be submitted before 4:00pm.

December 29 Thu / Second payment installment deadline (4:00pm deadline) 

January 1 -17 / Fall 2016 online course evaluations are open to students

January 5 Thu / Last day of the 2016 Fall Independent Study classes before final exams (please check with your instructor for the scheduled last day of your class - it might be later in January)

January 2017 / Fall 2016 Semester Final exams (please check with your instructor on the date and time of your final exam)

January  20 Fri / Deadline for Faculty to submit final grades (4pm)

January 31 Tues / Fall 2016 grades available to students on PowerCampus

(Spring 2017 Semester started on Saturday, 25/March/2017) 

There are no male dorms available in the 2017 spring semester.

14/Feb - National Holiday (Liberation Day) campus closed

25-27/March/2017 Saturday - Monday - Orientation for all students. Welcome back to AUAF!

28/March/2017 Tuesday - First day of the spring semester

2017 Spring Full Schedule:

20/Feb-30/March – Late Registration for 2017 spring semester re-opens (closes at 4:00pm)

21-22/March - New Solar Year (Nawroz) and Farmer's Day 

25-27/March – Student orientation and placement exams

28/March – First day of lecture classes for 2017 spring semester

30/March – Drop/add period closes for spring semester (closes at 4:00pm)

30/March Thursday - Tuition installment payment due

Tuition installment payments are due at the end of each month of the semester

30/March – Deadline for the non-refundable UG deposit, please make a deposit of minimum 12,500 Afghani

30/March – Deadline for the MBA full tuition payment

06/April -  Grade change deadline for 2016 Fall

27/April – Spring 2017 census day (not a holiday)

28 & 29/April Fri and Sat – Mujahidin Day / Victory Day (Holiday) Celebration of Islamic Revolution in Afghanistan

30/April Sunday – Second tuition installment payment deadline

01/May – Summer 2017 schedule available online

23/May - President's Award Ceremony for 2016 Spring Semester honors

24/May - Last day to withdraw from 2017 spring CHEM and BIO courses.

27/May Saturday - 1st day of Ramadan (Holiday - campuses closed)

30/May – Deadline for Incomplete grades from the Fall 2016 sessions for all students (4:00pm deadline)

30/May – 13/June – Registration through PowerCampus Self-Service (PC) for Summer 2017

13/June Tues – Last day to register for Summer 2017 sessions

14/June Wed – Deadline for Withdrawal from Spring 2017 – All Students (4:00pm deadline)

20/June Tues – Fall 2017 course schedule available online

24-30 June - Eid Break- no classes. Classes resume on Saturday 01/July/2017

26-28/June/2017 - Eid-ul-Feter (Religious Holiday)* Dates subject to change University will be closed during Eid. 

29/June Thur – Third tuition installment payment deadline. Payments must be submitted by 4:00pm.

02/July – 09/July - Early Fall 2017 registration begins – priority registration based on number of completed credits

09/July Thu – Last day of 2017 Fall registration for undergraduate classes (4:00pm deadline)

06/July Thu – Online course evaluation for spring 2017 courses opens

06/July Thu – Last day of lecture classes for the 2017 Spring Semester

08-13/July Sat-Thu – Semester Final Examinations

15/July Sat - Spring graduation ceremony for undergraduate and MBA students. Congratulations to all of our AUAF graduates! (tentative) 

16/July Sun – Deadline for Faculty Grade Submission (4:00pm)

20/July Thur –  2017 Spring grades available to Students in Power Campus

20/July Thur – Online course evaluations closes (deadline 4:00 pm, May 29) - students must fill out the course evaluation before being allowed to see grades or registering for future classes. 

Summer 2017 - 5 Week Session - max of 6 credits permitted in the short summer session. 

16/July Sunday: All prerequisite override forms due. No forms will be accepted after Sunday at 4:00pm

18/July Tuesday: Summer session begins (add/drop begins at 8:00am - ends 19/July at 4:00pm)

19/July Wednesday: Add/drop ends at 4:00pm - Advisors need time to approve schedules. Students need to submit all schedule requests changes by noon on 19/July.

19/July Wednesday:  Summer tuition payment due by 4:00pm - no monthly installments in the five week session.

06-26/August: Summer course evaluations open for all enrolled summer students

09/Aug Wed: Last day to withdraw from class in the summer session. A "W" grade will be recorded on your transcript. 

19/August Saturday: Independence Day of Afghanistan 

22/August/2017: Summer 2017 End Date - Final exams for the summer session - all final exams held on the last day of classes. Students can have more than one final exam on the same day. Please study early! And often!

24/August/2017 : Final grades due from faculty

30/August: Final grades available to students for summer courses

 

Fall 2017 Semester Saturday, 26/August/2017 end on 21/December/2017

There are no male dorms available in the 2017 fall semester. Please plan accordingly. (Total number of days including start and end date is 118 billing days from 27/August to 23/December.)

Tuition installment payments are due before the end of each month during the semester (last working day of each billing month by 4:00pm - Working days are Sunday through Thursday except holidays)

August 20-30 Fall 2017 registration re-opens at 9:00am on Sunday for all UG and MBA students (noon deadline)

August 26-27 Sat and Sun / New Faculty Orientation

26/August Sat : Orientation session for new students

August 27-28 Sun and Mon / New Student Orientation / Math, English and ITC placement exam

August 27-August 30 Sun-Wed / Deadline of the non-refundable deposit for Fall semester (4:00pm deadline), please make a minimum deposit of 12,500 Afghani to Student Finance (International Campus or wire transfer)

28/August Mon Start of the 2017 fall semester (28/August - 30/August is add drop - 4:00pm deadline on the 30/August)

August 30 Wed - Add/drop Deadline for Advisors to approve schedules by 4:00pm - students must submit schedules no later than noon in order for advisor to review schedules. Only registered students can adjust their schedules during add/drop

August 30 Wed - Opening 2017 Fall Faculty Senate Meeting @ 11:30am 

31/August Thur : Arafat* 

01/Sept - 04/Sept - Eid Al Adha (holiday) Classes are scheduled to resume on Tuesday, 05/Sept / University closed during the holiday 

05/Sept Tues - Resumption of classes

06/Sept Wed : Faculty Senate Opening Meeting (12:30pm) 

09/Sept Sat : Martyrs day (Holiday)

10/Sept Sun / Grade change deadline for spring and summer 2017 session (4:00pm deadline - paperwork must be submitted by faculty member only)

20 Sept Wed / Burhanuddin Rabbani observance (*Not a holiday this year - classes will be held as scheduled)

27 Sept Wed / Fall 2017 Census/Enrollment Count Day (not a holiday) 

28 Sept Thur / First tuition payment plan deadline (4:00pm deadline)

01 October Sun / Tenth of Moharam, Ashora* Date subject to change

02 October Mon / New Cohort classes

15 October Sun / Last day to apply for Fall 2017/Spring 2018 graduation

16 October Mon / Mid-term grading open

21-26 Oct Fall break (Sat-Thurs)

31 October Tue / Deadline for Incomplete grade(s) paperwork from spring & summer 2017 semesters to be completed. Paperwork due before 4:00pm.

31 October Tue / Deadline to withdraw from course(s) – MBA, UG. Paperwork must be submitted before 4:00pm. A "W" grade will be posted to the transcript but is not included in the GPA calculation

31 October Tue / Second payment installment deadline (4:00pm deadline)

01 November Wed / Mid-term Grading closes

12 November Sun / Early Spring 2018 course schedule available online

15 November Wed / Spring 2018 registration begins for all MBA students and undergraduate seniors – priority registration based on number of completed credits

Seniors (completed 90 credits or more) can adjust their schedules starting at 9:00 am on Wednesday, 15/November/2018

Juniors (completed 60 credits or more) can adjust their schedules starting at 9:00 am on Thursday, 16/November/2018

Sophomores (completed 30 credits or more) can adjust their schedules starting at 9:00 am on Sunday, 19/November/2018

Everyone else (completed less than 30 credits) can adjust their schedules starting at 9:00 am on Monday, 20/November/2018

Registration will remain open from your starting date until Wednesday, 29/November/2017 at 4:00pm. 

30 November Thur / Third payment installment deadline (4:00pm deadline)

01/Dec Friday: Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) birthday Mawlod-e-Sharif* Date subject to change

04 Dec Mon Sun – 30 December Sat / Student Evaluations are open. Students will be on stop list until they complete their online course evaluations

14 Dec Thur - Last day of lecture classes before finals

16 Dec Sat : Semester Final Examinations begin (some larger classrooms exams may be schedule on 15/Dec Friday - please check with your instructor if you will have a Friday final exam)

21 Dec Thur : End of the fall semester - grades are due from faculty members 48-hours after their last final - to be posted into PowerCampus.

23 December Sat : Deadline for Faculty to submit final grades in PowerCampus

31 December Sun / Fall 2017 grades available to students on PowerCampus

Fall 2017/Spring 2018 holidays (not a complete listing):

01/September: Arafat* Date subject to change

02-04/September: Eid-ul-Adha* Date subject to change

09/September: Martyrs and Ahmad Shah Masoud Day

 

5/February – Liberation Day (Holiday*) Observance date may fall on a different day (tentative)

20/March – Farmer’s day, National Holiday* Observance date may fall on a different day

21/March – Nowruz/New Year Holiday*

2018 Winter - no winter classes

Spring 2018 Semester Saturday, 20/January/2018 ends 10/May/2018

17/January to 24/January - late registration online through PowerCampus - No overload or perquisite override forms permitted during late registration. Registration opens at 8:00am on 17/January.  

20/January - Female and Male dorms open for the 2018 spring semester!

Faculty In-Service Classes - 17/January/2018 - 22/January/2018

New Student Orientation - 20, 21, 22/January New Student Orientation

23/January Tues - First day of Spring 2018 classes

14/May Last day of the 2018 Spring semester

Full 2018 Spring Calendar:

17/January to 24/January - late registration online through PowerCampus - No overload or perquisite override forms permitted during late registration 

Tuesday, January 23, 2018—First Day of Class

Wednesday, January 24, 2018-Deadline for Non-refundable UG deposit (12,500AFS)

Thursday, January 25, 2018—Drop/Add closes at noon, Advisor approval closes at 4:00pm.

Monday, January 29, 2018-Grade Change Deadline, Fall 2017

Monday, January 29, 2018-Closed, National Day of Mourning

Wednesday, January 31, 2018—Tuition Installment Due

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - AUAF closed, reopen on February 7.

Thursday, February 15, 2018-Afghanistan National Holiday

Wednesday, February 28, 2018-Tuition Installment Due

Wednesday, March 7, 2018—Census Day Report Due

Wednesday, March 14, 2018—Deadline for Incomplete Grades Due-Fall 2017

Saturday, March 17-Friday, March 23, 2018—Nawroz

Saturday, March 24, 2018—Return to classes

Monday, March 26, Mid-term Grades due (Academy, UG and MBA)

Monday, March 26, 2018—Registration Summer 2018

Wednesday, March 28, Withdraw deadline (4:00pm) for 2018 spring - all paperwork must be submitted before the deadline. 

Thursday, March 29, All MBA graduation application materials need to be submitted before 4:00pm (Thesis completion, in-progress classes, intent to graduate form, etc) in order to be part of the 2017 graduation ceremony. 

Thursday, March 29, 2018—Tuition Installment Due

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - President's Award Ceremony - 4:00pm (Fall 2017 honor awards)

Wednesday, April 18, 2018—Classroom Evaluations begin

Monday, April 23, 2018—Fall 2018 Registration starts (Seniors)

Wednesday, April 25, 2018—Fall Registration starts (Juniors)

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - Mujahidin Victory Day observed (Holiday, campus closed). 

Saturday, April 28, 2018—Fall Registration starts (Sophomores)

Monday, April 30, 2018—Fall Registration starts (Freshmen)

Thursday, May 3, 2018 - Fall registration ends

Friday, May 4, 2018 - Group Final exams for some courses

Saturday, May 5, 2018-Finals Begin

Thursday, May 10, 2018—Finals end

Friday, May 11, 2018—Graduation 2018 - Congratulations to all of our graduates!, Dorms close for the break.

Saturday, May 12, 2018— Final grades due from faculty (to be entered into PowerCampus by faculty) 

Tuesday, May 15 - Campus closed for students. Will reopen for students on June 3. 

25/May/2018 - Grades made available to students

25/May/2018 - Student Classroom evaluations due

Summer 2018 scheduled to start 03/June/2018 and 19/July/2018 for summer session one - Maximum of two classes in the in the summer session.

No second summer session is scheduled for 2018. 

Summer 2018 Session, Sunday 03/June/2018 ends Thursday, 19/July/2018 

Friday, June 1 at 9:00am - Summer late registration for add/drop reopens for students that are currently registered in the summer session. No new student registration during add/drop period. 

Sunday, June 3 - Classes begin (Campus reopens for registered students) - classes follow the Ramadan hour schedule. 

Sunday, June 3 at 4:00pm - add/drop ends at noon for summer session. No additional changes to summer schedules permitted. 

Wednesday, June 6-Drop/add Deadline

Thursday, June 14, Friday, June 15, Saturday, June 16, Sunday, June 17 - National Holiday; Eid al Fitr (tentative - AUAF will observe the holiday as declared by the Afghan Government) Campus closed for students (dorm residents are able to access campus).

Monday, June 18 - AUAF reopens for summer students after the Eid break. Class schedules return to regular class timings. 

Tuesday, June 19 - Census Date (not a holiday)

Saturday, June 23 - Mid-term grades due

Saturday, June 30 - Last day to withdraw

Week of 09/July - Online course evaluations available for students to complete

Tuesday, July 17 - Last day of classes - finals on July 18

Wednesday, July 18 - Reading Day

Thursday, July 19- All summer final exams (students can have two or final exams on the same day depending on their schedule) - Finals are held in the same summer classroom and at the same time unless otherwise indicated by the instructor. 

Friday, July 20 - Campus closed to students. Will reopen in the fall semester for registered students. 

Saturday, July 21-All summer grades are due. Faculty must have grades entered into PowerCampus by midnight

August 19* Independence Day

August 20* Arafat Day (subject to change - final date to be announced in mid-August)

August 21* Start of Eid al-Adha - University will observe the holiday date(s) as announced by the Afghan Government. 

 

Readmission and leave of absence returning student applications for 2018 fall due no later than 05/July/2018.

Fall 2018 classes start 02/September/2018 - orientation and new student classes will begin on 28/August.

Faculty In-Service for 2018 Fall semester begin 8:30am on Sunday, 26/August/2018 until 30/August/2018 5:00pm with new faculty orientation.

August 5 - 2018 Fall deadline for readmission applications, missing paperwork, and leave of absence students.

August 20 - September 3 Registration re-opens at 9:00am. Seniors can register on the 20, Juniors on the 21, Sophomore on the 22. Freshman on the 23/August. MBA students can register on the 20. PLEASE NOTE: Advisors will begin approving schedules on 25/August. Your schedule changes will not be approved before the 25/August when faculty return.

August 29-30: (Wed and Thur) / New Student Orientation / Math, English and ITC placement exam

September 01 (Saturday): Move in date for dorm students.

September 02 (Sunday):  Start of the 2018 fall semester (02/September to  05/September is add/drop - 12:00 Noon deadline on 05/Sept for any changes - add/drop is only for registered students before the start of the semester)

September 02 (Sunday):  Deadline of the non-refundable deposit for Fall semester (4:00pm deadline), please make a minimum deposit of 12,500 Afghani to Student Finance (International Campus or wire transfer)

September 05 (Wednesday) - Add/drop Deadline for Advisors to approve schedules by 4:00pm - students must submit schedules no later than noon on Wednesday in order for advisors to review schedules. Only registered students can adjust their schedules during registration.

September 09 (Sunday) - The University will close for Shahid Day (National Heroes). Regular Office hours and classes will resume on Monday, 10/September.

17/September (Monday) / Grade change deadline for spring 2018 and summer 2018 session (4:00pm deadline - paperwork must be submitted by faculty member only)

20/September (Thursday) / Ashura (Holiday) 

30/September (Sunday) / First Tuition Payment Due

04/October (Thursday) / President's Honor Award Ceremony (4:00pm)

11 October (Thursday) / Last day to apply for Fall 2018/Spring 2018 graduation

16 October (Mon) / Mid-term grading open.  Closes on 28/October (Sunday).

18/October (Thursday)/ Fall 2018 Census/Enrollment Count Day (not a holiday).

17/October through 26/October - Fall break. 

29/October - all mid-term grades due for Academy, UG, MA and MBA

31 October (Wed)/ Deadline for Incomplete grade(s) paperwork from spring & summer 2018 semesters to be completed. Paperwork due before 4:00pm.

31 October (Wed) / Deadline to withdraw from course(s) – MBA, UG. Paperwork must be submitted before 4:00pm. A "W" grade will be posted to the transcript but is not included in the GPA calculation

31 October (Wed) / Second payment installment deadline (4:00pm deadline)

4 November (Sunday) / Draft Spring 2018 course schedule available online

11 November (Sunday) / Spring 2018 registration begins for all MBA students and undergraduate seniors – priority registration based on number of completed credits

Seniors (completed 90 credits or more) can adjust their schedules starting at 9:00 am on Sunday, 11/November/2018

Juniors (completed 60 credits or more) can adjust their schedules starting at 9:00 am on Tuesday, 13/November/2018

Sophomores (completed 30 credits or more) can adjust their schedules starting at 9:00 am on Thursday, 15/November/2018

All students who completed less than 30 credits can adjust their schedules starting at 9:00 am on Monday, 19/November/2018

20 November (Tuesday):  Public Holiday: The Prophet’s Birthday (campus closed), classes resumes on Wednesday

Registration will remain open from your starting date until Thursday, 29/November/2018 at 4:00pm.

29 November (Thursday) / Third and final payment installment deadline (4:00pm deadline) / tuition payments should be done through online wire transfer. 

04 Dec (Tuesday) – 30 December (Sunday) / Student Evaluations are open. Students will be on stop list until they complete their online course evaluations. Course evaluations are due 18/December by noon. 

12 Dec (Wednesday) - Last day of lecture classes before finals

13 December (Thursday):  Reading Day

15 Dec (Saturday): Semester Final Examinations begin (some larger classrooms exams may be schedule on 16/Dec Friday - please check with your instructor if you will have a Friday final exam)

20 Dec (Thursday): End of the fall semester - grades are due from faculty members 48-hours after their last final - to be posted into PowerCampus.

23 December 4:00pm (Sunday): Deadline for Faculty to submit final grades in PowerCampus - 4:00pm

31 December Monday / Fall 2018 grades available to students on PowerCampus

Please note that there is no winter session in 2018/2019.

 

Spring 2019 classes start 28/January/2019 (New Student Orientation on 23 & 24/January/2019). In-service Teaching Sessions begins, Monday, 21/January/2019 at 8:00am and ends on 27/January/2019. 

Readmission applications for 2019 spring semester due later 01/December/2018 (4:00pm deadline). Applications must be submitted to the Admissions Office and the student must not have any stops on their account.  

23-31/January/2019 - Spring 2019 registration reopens. Submit schedule changes no later than noon on the 31/January in order for advisor to review schedules. Only registered students can adjust their schedules during registration reopen period. Select your schedule early to get the classes you need to graduate! All students must be registered for classes BEFORE the start of the semester.

27/January (Sunday) Tuition deposit due for all returning students (4:00pm deadline)

28/January (Monday) Classes begin - Academy, UG, and MBA

31/January (Thursday at noon) Add/drop ends. All requests must be made no later than 12:00 noon on the 31/January. After that time no adds. Withdraw period begin in the afternoon. 

31/January (Thursday at noon) / Grade change deadline for fall 2018 session (12:00 noon deadline - paperwork must be submitted by faculty member only - no late paperwork accepted)

08/February (Thursday) / Dr Sharif Fayez, AUAF Founder and Professor, passes (1946-2019). Rest in Peace.

15/February (Friday) / Former Socialist Russian troops defeated and exit day from Afghanistan - actual holiday observance may be on a different date. Final date to be decided by Thursday 14/Feb @ 6:00pm. 

27/February (Wednesday) / Fall 2018 Census/Enrollment Count Day (not a holiday).

28/February (Thursday) / First Tuition Payment Due 4:00pm (payments should be made through online wire transfer)

28/February (Thursday) / Review of Fall 2018/Spring 2018 graduation requirements completed. No updated applications accepted for graduation after 4:00pm.

03/March (Sunday) / Mid-term grading open.  Closes on 27/March (Wednesday).

07/March (Thursday) / President's Honor Award Ceremony (4:00pm)

16/March (Saturday) - 22/March (Friday) / Spring Break - no classes. Classes resume on Saturday, March 23. (Tentative)

21/March (Thursday) / Nowruz - Holiday - campus closed

23/March (Saturday) Classes resume after Nowruz holiday

27/March (Wednesday) - all mid-term grades due for Academy, UG, MA and MBA due by 4:00pm

31 March (Sun)/ Deadline for Incomplete grade(s) paperwork from fall 2018 semesters to be completed. Paperwork due before 4:00pm.

31 March (Sun) / Deadline to withdraw from course(s) – MBA, UG and Academy. Paperwork must be submitted before 4:00pm. A "W" grade will be posted to the transcript but is not included in the GPA calculation

31 March (Sunday) / Second payment installment deadline (4:00pm deadline). Payments can be done through wire transfer

27 April (Saturday) Peace Jirga closure. AUAF will be closed during the officially announced dates for the Peace Jirga. Classes will resume on Satuday, 04/May/2019. Office hours will resume on Sunday, 05/May/2019.

27 April (Saturday) – 20 May (Monday) / Student Evaluations are open. Students will be on stop list until they complete their online course evaluations

29 April (Monday) / Summer 2019 course schedule available online!

28 April (Sunday) Afghan Victory Day (Holiday) 

30 April (Tuesday) / Third and final payment installment deadline (4:00pm deadline) / tuition payments should be done through online wire transfer during the Peace Jirga. 

04/May (Saturday) Classes resume for the semester!

05/May (Sunday) 11:00am - Summer registration begins! 

06 May (Monday) - Start of Ramazan (Campus will be closed in observance of the national holidays)

09 May (Thursday) - Summer registration ends at 2:00pm. Make sure to submit any schedule requests no later than noon so your advisor can approve your schedule before the deadline.  

12 May (Sunday) - Last day of lecture classes before finals

13 May (Monday) - Reading Day

13 May (Monday) / Fall 2019 registration begins for all MBA students and undergraduate seniors – priority registration based on number of completed credits (9:00am)

13/May/2019 (Monday) Seniors (completed 90 credits or more) and MBA can register for 2019 fall semester starting at 9:00am

14/May/2019 (Tuesday) Juniors (completed 60 credits or more) can adjust their schedules starting at 9:00am

15/May/2019 (Wednesday) Sophomores (completed 30 credits or more) can adjust their schedules starting at 9:00am

16/May/2019 (Thursday) All students who completed less than 30 credits can adjust their schedules starting at 9:00am

Registration will remain open from your starting date until Monday, 20/May/2019 at 4:00pm.

14 May (Tuesday): Final Examinations 

20 May (Monday): Last day of final exams / Campus closes at 11:00am so the university can prepare for graduation!

21 May (Tuesday) Graduation! Congratulations to all of our graduates! Starts promptly at 9:00am!

22 May (Wednesday): All grades are due from faculty members, UG, MA, MBA, Academy. Grades to be posted into PowerCampus.

30 May (Thursday) Spring 2019 grades available to students on PowerCampus

Readmission applications for 2019 Fall semester due no later 02/June/2019 (2:00pm deadline). Applications must be submitted to the Admissions Office and the student must not have any stops on their account.

04-06 June Eid-al-Fitr (Holiday - Campus Closed)

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