ACADEMIC
CALENDAR

Academic Calendar for AY 2018/19 | AY 2019/20

AY 2018/19

Semester 1
Timeline Date(s)
Orientation / Induction

Orientation Week for new students:
1 Aug 2018 (Wed) – 8 Aug 2018 (Wed)^

Programme specific Induction day for all returning students:
8 Aug 2018 (Wed)^

Teaching

13 Aug 2018 – 30 Sep 2018

Project Week 1 Oct 2018 – 7 Oct 2018
Teaching 8 Oct 2018 – 18 Nov 2018
Assessment 19 Nov 2018 – 2 Dec 2018
Semester Break 3 Dec 2018 – 6 Jan 2019
Release of Semester 1 Results

MA Programmes:
18 Dec 2018 (Tue)^

All other programmes:
22 Jan 2019 (Tue)^

Semester 2
Timeline Date(s)
Teaching

7 Jan 2019 – 24 Febr 2019

Project Week

25 Feb 2019 – 3 Mar 2019

Teaching 4 Mar 2019 – 14 Apr 2019
Assessment 15 Apr 2019 – 28 Apr 2019
The LASALLE Show Exhibition Opening Night:

Opening Night:
16 May 2019^

Exhibition:
17 – 29 May 2019^

Semester Break 29 Apr 2019 onwards
Release of full Academic Year results

Diploma:
31 May 2019 (Fri)^

BA(Hons)/MA Programmes:
7 Jun 2019 (Fri)^

^ Date(s) may be subject to change.

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Public Holidays / LASALLE Holidays
Timeline Date(s)
National Day

9 Aug 2018 (Thu)

LASALLE Founder’s Day

10 Aug 2018 (Fri)

Hari Raya Haji 22 Aug 2018 (Wed)
LASALLE Convocation 2018 7 Sep 2018 (Fri)^
Deepavali

6 Nov 2018 (Tue)

Eve of Deepavali: Half-Day (afternoon) college closure on 5 Nov 2018 (Mon)

LASALLE College Closure

24 Dec 2018 (Mon) – 31 Dec 2018 (Mon)

College reopens 2 Jan 2019 (Wed)

Christmas Day 25 Dec 2018 (Tue)
New Year’s Day 1 Jan 2019 (Tue)
Chinese New Year

5 Feb 2019 (Tue) – 6 Feb 2019 (Wed)

Eve of Chinese New Year: Half-Day (afternoon) college closure on 4 Feb 2019 (Mon)

Good Friday 19 Apr 2019 (Fri)
Labour Day 1 May 2019 (Wed)
Vesak Day 19 May 2019 (Sun)*
Hari Raya Puasa

5 Jun 2019 (Wed)

Eve of Chinese New Year: Half-Day (afternoon) college closure on 5 Jun 2019 (Mon)

Public holidays in 2019 are subject to confirmation by Ministry of Manpower.

*If a public holiday falls on a Sunday, the next working day will be the replacement holiday.

^ Date(s) may be subject to change.

 

AY 2019/20

Semester 1 (Aug – Dec 2019)
Period Date(s) Duration Holidays / College events

Orientation Week
(New Students)

5 Aug 2019 (Mon) – 8 Aug 2019 (Thu)^

1 week

 

Programme Induction Day
(All returning students)

8 Aug 2019 (Thu)

1 day

 

Teaching Weeks
(Term 1)

13 Aug 2019 – 29 Sep 2019

7 weeks

Convocation 2019: Within 26 Aug to 6 Sept (TBC)

Project Week

30 Sep 2019 – 6 Oct 2019

1 week

 

Teaching Weeks
(Term 2)

7 Oct 2019 – 17 Nov 2019

6 weeks

Deepavali: 27 Oct 2019 (Sun), 28 Oct 2019 (Mon) will be a public holiday

Assessment Weeks

18 Nov 2019 – 1 Dec 2019

2 weeks

 

Semester Break

2 Dec 2019 – 5 Jan 2020

5 weeks

College Closure: 24 (Tue) to 31 Dec (Tue)
Christmas: 25 Dec (Wed)
New Year's Day: 1 Jan 2020 (Wed)

Release of Results

MA and English programmes:
17 Dec 2019 (Tue)^

All other programmes:
21 Jan 2020 (Tue)^

^Date(s) may be subject to change.

Semester 2 (Jan 2020 – May 2020)
Period Date(s) Duration Holidays / College events

Orientation Day
(New MA/English Language Students)

3 Jan 2020

1 day

 

Teaching Weeks
(Term 1)

6 Jan 2020 – 23 Feb 2020

7 weeks

LASALLE Open House within first 3 wks of Jan (TBC)
Chinese New Year: 25 Jan 2020 (Sat) - 27 Jan 2020 (Mon)

Project Week

24 Feb – 1 Mar 2020

1 week

 

Teaching Weeks
(Term 2)

2 Mar 2020 – 12 Apr 2020

6 weeks

Good Friday: 10 Apr (Fri)

Assessment Weeks

13 Apr 2020 – 26 Apr 2020

2 weeks

Deepavali: 27 Oct 2019 (Sun), 28 Oct 2019 (Mon) will be a public holiday

Semester Break

27 Apr 2020 onwards

2 weeks

Labour Day: 1 May 2020 (Fri)
Vesak Day:  7 May 2020 (Thu)
Hari Raya Puasa: 24 May 2020 (Sun), 25 May 2020 (Mon) will be a public holiday
Hari Raya Haji: 31 July 2020 (Fri)

The LASALLE Show Exhibition

Opening Night: 14 May 2020^
Exhibition: 15 – 28 May 2020^

2 weeks

 

Release of Full Academic Year Results

Diploma and English programmes:
29 May 2020 (Fri)^

BA(Hons) and MA programmes
5 Jun 2020 (Fri)^

^Date(s) may be subject to change.

Public Holidays / LASALLE Holidays
Timeline Date(s)
National Day

9 Aug 2019 (Fri)

LASALLE Founder’s Day

10 Aug 2019 (Sat)

Hari Raya Haji 11 Aug 2019 (Sun)*
Deepavali 27 Oct 2019 (Sun)*
LASALLE College Closure

24 Dec 2019 (Tue) – 31 Dec 2019 (Tue)

Christmas Day

25 Dec 2019 (Wed)

New Year's Day 1 Jan 2020 (Wed)
Chinese New Year

25 Jan 2020 (Sat) – 27 Jan 2020 (Mon)

Eve of Chinese New Year: Half-Day (afternoon) college closure on 24 Jan 2020 (Fri)

Good Friday

10 Apr 2020 (Fri)

Labour Day 1 May 2020 (Fri)
Vesak Day 7 May 2020 (Thu)
Hari Raya Puasa 24 May 2020 (Sun)*
Hari Raya Haji

31 Jul 2020 (Fri)

Public holidays in 2020 are subject to confirmation by Ministry of Manpower.

*If a public holiday falls on a Sunday, the next working day will be the replacement holiday.

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