2016-2017

2016-2017

Schedule for the Academic Year of 2016/2017

 

First day of studies Semester 1

 

6 November 2016

 

Hanukkah vacation*

 

25 December 2016

 

Asarah B'Tevet Fast (no studies)

 

8 January 2017

 

Last day of studies– first semester

 

5 February 2017

 

Inter-semestrial break

 

6 February 2017 – 17 March 2017 (inclusive)

 

First day or studies Semester 2

19 March 2017

   

Passover vacation

 

6 April 2017- 17 April 2017 (inclusive)

 

Back to studies

 

18 April 2017**

 

Memorial Day, Independence Day

 

1 May 2017- 2 May 2017 (inclusive)

 

Jerusalem Day vacation

 

24 May 2017

 

Students' Day

 

29 May 2017 (from 2:00pm onward)

 

Pentecost (Shavuot) vacation

 

30 May 2017- 1 June 2017 (inclusive)

 

Last day of studies, 2016/2017 academic year

 

30 June 2017

 

First day of studies, 2017/2018 22 October 2017
   
 

 

Comments:

The libraries will be closed during memorial rallies (Holocaust Memorial Day, Memorial Day of the fallen soldiers, memorial rally in memory of the late Prime Minister Itzhak Rabin).

Sunday, 13 November 2016, between 12pm-2pm, there will be an Itzchak Rabin commemoration ceremony. Classes will not be held during those hours.

*On days when candles are lit, studies will end at 4:00pm.

**Special consideration will be given to international students celebrating second day of Yom Tov. 

On Holocaust Memorial Eve, Sunday, 23 April 2017, classes will end at 6pm.

On Holocaust Memorial Day, Monday, 24 April 2017, between 12pm-2pm. there will be a Holocaust Memorial Ceremony. Classes will not be held during those hours.

Sunday, 30 April 2017, between 12pm-2pm, there will be a Memorial Day ceremony. Classes will not be held during those hours and classes will end at 6pm.

On Jerusalem Day eve, Tuesday, 23 May 2017, classes will end at 6pm.

"Mincha" Prayer (afternoon) times at the synagogue: 12:30pm, 1:35pm, 2:30pm, 3:35pm.

"Arvit" Prayer (evening) times at the synagogue: 5:35pm, 7:35pm

 

 

Last modified: 26/04/2017