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ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Current Semester

1445-1446(H)/2023-2024(G) Second Semester-Term(232)

Day(s) Date Activities / Events
Sun 2 Rajab 1445 H Classes begin for the Second Semester-Term (232)
14 January 2024 G
Thu 6 Rajab Last Day for Adding course(s)-1:00 PM
18 January
Thu 13 Rajab Last Day for Dropping course(s) without a permanent record – 1:00 PM
25 January
Sun 16 Rajab Extended Weekend Holiday (Only for Students)
28 January
Thu 12 Sha'ban Saudi Founding Day (Holiday)
22 February
Mon 1 Ramadhan Eid Al-Fitr Holiday will begin on the first day of Ramadan, 1445 AH (subject to moon sighting)
11 March
Mon 6 Shawwal Classes resume after Eid Al-Fitr Holiday
15 April
Mon 13 Shawwal Last Day for Dropping course(s) with a grade of "W". – 1:00 PM
22 April
Mon 27 Shawwal Last Day for Dropping the entire semester with a grade of “W”.-1:00 PM
6 May
Thu 23 Shawwal Extended Weekend Holiday (Only for Students)
2 May
Thu 15 Dul'qa'dah Last Day of Classes 
23 May
Sat 17 Dul'qa'dah Beginning of Final Examinations
25 May
Sat 2 Dul'hijjah End of Final Examinations 
8 June
Sun 3 Dul'hijjah Last day for the faculty to submit grades including the COOP grades (1:00 PM)
9 June
Mon 10 Dul'hijjah Start of Faculty Members' Summer Vacation (at the end of working hours)
10 June
Sun 17 Dul'hijjah Classes begin for the Summer Semester-Term (233)
23 June


Upcoming Semesters

1445-1446(H)/2023-2024(G) Summer Semester-Term(233)

Day(s) Date Activities / Events
Sun 17 Dul'hijjah 1445 Classes begin for the Summer Semester-Term(233)
23 June 2024
Tue 19 Dul'hijjah Last Day for Adding course(s)-1:00 PM
25 June
Thu 21 Dul'hijjah Last Day for Dropping course(s) without a permanent record–1:00 PM
27 June
Thu 19 Muharram 1446 H

    Last Day for Dropping course(s) with a grade of "W". –1:00 PM.

    Last Day for Dropping the entire Summer-semester with a grade of "W". -1:00 PM.

25 July
Tue 9 Safar Last Day of Classes
13 August
Thu 11 Safar Start of Summer Final Examinations 
15 August
Sun 14 Safar Faculty Members' Return Date after Summer Vacation
18 August
Mon 15 Safar End of Final Examinations 
19 August
Tue 16 Safar Last day for the faculty to submit grades including the COOP grades (1:00 PM)
20 August
Sun 21 Safar Classes begin for the First Semester 1446-1447H (2024-2025)
25 August


1446(H)/2024-2025(G) First Semester-Term(241)

Sunday 14 Safar 1446 / 18 August 2024: Beginning of Academic Year (2024-2025) - New Student Orientation Week

Day(s) Date Activities / Events
Sun 21 Safar 1446 H Classes begin for the First Semester
25 August 2024 G
Thu 25 Safar Last day for adding courses (1:00 PM)
29 August
Thu 2 Rabi I Last Day for dropping one or more course(s) without permanent record (1:00 PM)
5 September
Mon 20 Rabi I Saudi National Day (Holiday)
23 September
Thu 28 Rabi II Last Day for dropping one or more course(s) with a grade of “W” (1:00 PM)
31 October
Thu 5 Jumada I Last Day for dropping the semester with a grade of “W” through the Registrar’s Office (1:00 PM)
7 November
Thu 12 Jumada I Beginning of the Mid-Semester Break (at the end of the day) - Only for Students
14 November
Sun 22 Jumada I Classes resume after the Mid-Semester Break
24 November
Thu 11 Jumada II Last Day of Classes
12 December
Sat 13 Jumada II Final Exams start
14 December
Sat 27 Jumada II Final Exams end
28 December
Mon 29 Jumada II Last day for faculty to submit grades including the COOP grades (1:00 PM)
30 December
Sun 12 Rajab Classes begin for the Second Semester
12 January 2025


Past Semester

1445(H)/2023-2024(G) First Semester-Term(231)

Day(s) Date Activities / Events
Sun 11 Safar 1445 H Classes begin for the First Semester
27 August 2023 G
Thu 15 Safar Last Day for Adding Course(s)- 1:00 PM
31 August
Thu 22 Safar Last Day for Dropping one or more course(s) without a permanent record – 1:00 PM
7 September
Sun 9 Rabi I Saudi National Day (Holiday)
24 September
Thu 18 Rabi II Extended Weekend Holiday (Only for Students)
2 November
Sun 21 Rabi II Last Day for Dropping one or more course(s) with a grade of "W" through the PSU edugate portal – (1:00 PM)
5 November
Thu 25 Rabi II Last Day for Dropping the semester with a grade of "W"- 1:00 PM
9 November
Thu 2 Jumada I Beginning of the Mid-Semester Break (at the end of the day) - Only for Students
16 November
Sun 12 Jumada I Classes resume after the Mid-Semester break
26 November
Thu 1 Jumada II Last Day of Classes
14 December
Sat 3 Jumada II Beginning of Final Examinations 
16 December
Sun 4 Jumada II Extended Weekend Holiday (Only for Students)
17 December
Sat 17 Jumada II End of Final Examinations
30 December
Mon 19 Jumada II The last day for the faculty to submit grades including the COOP grades (1:00 PM)
1 January 2024
Sun 2 Rajab Classes begin for the Second Semester-Term(232)
14 January


Note: Dates are subject to change without a prior notice.