Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar for?AY 2019/20 | AY 2020/21

AY 2019/20

Semester 1 (Aug – Dec 2019)
Event Dates Duration Holidays / College events

Orientation week
(New students)

5 Aug 2019 (Mon) – 8 Aug 2019 (Thu)

1 week

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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: 30 Aug?2019

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: 23 (Mon) to 31 Dec (Tue)
Christmas: 25 Dec (Wed)
New Year's Day: 1 Jan 2020 (Wed)

Release of results

MA programmes:
17 Dec 2019 (Tue)

All other programmes:
21 Jan 2020 (Tue)

Dates may be subject to change.

Semester 2 (Jan 2020 – May 2020)
Event Dates 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

?

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 Jul 2020 (Fri)

The LASALLE Show

Online show opens 2 Jun

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Release of full Academic Year results

Diploma and English programmes:
29 May 2020 (Fri)

BA(Hons) and MA?programmes:
5 Jun 2020 (Fri)

Dates may be subject to change.

Public holidays and LASALLE holidays
Event Dates
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 the Ministry of Manpower.
*If a public holiday falls on a Sun, the next working day will be a replacement holiday.

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AY 2020/21

Semester 1 (7 Sep – 18 Dec 2020)
Event Dates Duration Notes

Teaching weeks: Term 1

7 Sep – 25 Oct

7 weeks

Orientation activity will be integrated into the first week of teaching (7 – 11 Sept)

Teaching weeks: Term 2

26 Oct – 6 Dec

6 weeks

Deepavali: 14 Nov (Sat)
Assessment weeks 7?–?18 Dec 2 weeks

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Semester break

19 Dec 2020?–?
17 Jan 2021

4 weeks

College closed from 24 - 31 Dec
Christmas: 25 Dec (Fri)
New Year’s Day: 1 Jan 2021 (Fri)

Release of Results

MA programmes:
12 Jan 2021 (Tue)*

All other programmes:
26 Jan 2021 (Tue)*

*Date may be subject to change.

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Semester 2 (18 Jan – 9 May 2021)
Event ?Dates Duration Notes

Orientation

18 Jan ? New MA/English students

Teaching weeks: Term 3

18 Jan – 7 Mar

7 weeks

Chinese New Year: 12 – 13 Feb (Fri – Sat)

Project week

8 – 14 Mar 1 week

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Teaching weeks: Term 4 15 Mar – 25 Apr 6 weeks Good Friday: 2 Apr (Fri)

Assessment weeks

26 Apr – 9 May 2 weeks Labour Day: 1 May (Sat)
Semester break 10 May?–?1 Aug 15 weeks

The LASALLE Show:?
20 May – 2 Jun
Opening night: 20 May*
Exhibition: 21 May – 2 Jun*

Hari Raya Puasa: 13 May (Thu)
Vesak Day: 26 May (Wed)
Hari Raya Haji: 20 July (Tue)

*Date may be subject to change.

Release of results:

Diploma and English:
3 Jun 2021 (Thu)*

Bachelor and Master:
10 Jun 2021 (Thu)*

*Date may be subject to change.

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Public holidays and LASALLE holidays
Event Dates
National Day

9 Aug?2020 (Sun)*

LASALLE Founder’s Day

10 Aug?2020 (Mon)

Deepavali 14 Nov 2020 (Sat)?

LASALLE College closure

24?–?31 Dec 2020
Christmas Day 25 Dec 2020 (Fri)
New Year's Day 1 Jan 2021 (Fri)
Chinese New Year 12?–?13 Feb 2021 (Fri?–?Sat)?
Good Friday 2 Apr?2021 (Fri)
Labour Day 1 May 2021 (Sat)
Hari Raya Puasa 13 May 2021 (Thu)
Vesak Day 26?May 2021 (Wed)
Hari Raya Haji???????? 20 Jul 2021 (Tue)

Discretionary half day (afternoon) College closure

Event Dates
Eve of Deepavali 13 Nov 2020 (Fri)
Eve of Chinese New Year? 11 Feb 2021 (Thu)?
Eve of Hari Raya Puasa?? 12 May 2021 (Wed)

Note:

Public holidays in 2021 are subject to confirmation by the Ministry of Manpower.
*If a public holiday falls on a Sun, the next working day will be a replacement holiday.

Discretionary half day (afternoon) college closure for eves of Deepavali, Chinese New Year and Hari Raya Puasa applicable when on a weekday.

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