Academic Calendar

Academic calendar

Your graduate degree studies are marked by on-campus courses taught by Thunderbird's distinguished faculty, where you'll study alongside classmates from over 60 countries as you broaden your global mindset, skillset and network to take on the world of global business. During interims, you can choose from a variety of global study opportunities abroad (options vary by program).

Thunderbird's full-time MBA in Global Management offers both an August and January start, with certain variations depending on the start term. Contact our Admissions team for more information by emailing admissions@thunderbird.edu or call +1 602 978-7100 or 800 457-6966 (US toll-free).

Academic calendar

August 14-30, 2013

On-campus Foundations program for students entering fall 2013

September 2, 2013

Holiday

September 3, 2013

Trimester Begins

October 21-25, 2013

Professional Development Week/Career Fair

November 28-29, 2013

Holiday

December 23, 2013 -
January 1, 2014

Holidays

January 13-24, 2014

On-campus Foundations program for students entering spring 2014*

January 27, 2014

Trimester begins

March 17-21, 2014

Professional Development Week

May 26, 2014

Holiday

July 4, 2014

Holiday

August 18-29, 2014

On-campus Foundations program for students entering fall 2014

September 1, 2014

Holiday

September 2, 2014

Trimester begins

October 20-24, 2014

Professional Development Week/Career Fair

November 27-28, 2014

Holiday

December 24, 2014 -
January 1, 2015

Holidays

*Not all full-time degree programs offer a spring intake.