The American School of Classical Studies at Athens
  • New Summer Program
  • From the Field The American School is unveiling a new summer program for 2017: the Summer Seminars. In addition to the School’s long-running Summer Session program (one session of which is still being offered in 2017), two 18-day sessions will provide competitive students the opportunity to explore specific topics in Greece. Read this Q and A with the professors leading these seminars to find out more. (Deadline to apply is January 15!)
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ASCSA General Academic Calendar, 2018-2019


September 7 Loring Hall opens (Regular Members to arrive by September 9)
September 9 Opening Pizza Party for Regular Members & Faculty
September 10-14 Orientation Week
September 17-30 *Trip I: Western & Northern Greece (Fachard)*
October 7-17 *Trip II: Deep Peloponnese (Neils)*
October 22-November 2 *Trip III: Central Greece (Fachard)*
November 11-19 *Trip IV: Crete (Rogers)*
November 21-25 Thanksgiving Holiday
November 26

Athens-Attica Programming Begins/Whitehead Seminars Begin

Mondays: Whitehead Seminar #1
Tuesdays: Mornings on-site in Athens
Wednesdays: Attica Day Trips
Thursdays: Whitehead Seminar #2
Fridays: Mornings On-Site in Athens

December 15 Winter Break Begins (Regular Members should not leave before this date)



January 3-6 AIA/SCS Meetings, San Diego
January 8 Regular Members should return by this date
February 3-13 *Trip V: Corinthia & Argolid (Pfaff)*
February 23- March 4 *Optional Trip: Egypt*
March 8-10 Euboea Trip (Fachard)
March 11 Clean Monday (ASCSA Holiday)
April 1-5 Delos Trip (Fachard)
April 19 ASCSA Open Meeting
April 26-30 Orthodox Easter (Sunday, April 28)--ASCSA Holiday
April/May/June Excavation Sessions at Corinth
May 24 Vacate Rooms in Loring Hall by this date

*All schedules subject to change as needed*