Importante dates - Free movers - Uruguay
Study in Uruguay

Important dates

The academic year in Uruguay starts in March and ends in December. All undergraduate programs are subdivided into two terms, going from March to July and from August to December.

Undergraduate non degree-seeking students

If you are a degree-seeking student, please refer to the academic calendar or contact the International Office.


First semester (March - July) 2020
Welcome orientation (optional)  March 4
Semester (includes final exams) March 9 - July 24
Second semester (August - December) 2020
Welcome orientation (optional)  August 12
Semester (includes final exams) August 17 - December 18
First semester (March - July) 2021
Welcome orientation (optional) March 3
Semester (includes final exams) March 8 - July 30
Second semester (August - December) 2021
Welcome orientation (optional) August 11
Semester (includes final exams) August 16 - December 21