AJRCA Academic Calendar 2019-2020

*Required for all matriculated students

Fall Semester begins Sunday, August 11, 2019
*Orientation Sun-Tues, August 11-13
Labor Day, Classes Held Monday, Sept 2, 2019
Holiday Break September 29-Oct. 26
Classes resume October 27, 2019
Last day of Fall Semester

(15 weeks instruction)

Tuesday, Dec 17, 2019
January Mini-term January 13-24, 2020
Spring Semester begins February 2-4, 2020
*Annual AJRCA Retreat February 2-4, 2020
Pesach vacation April 8-18, 2020
Classes resume April 19, 2020
Last day of Spring Semester (14 weeks) May 19, 2020
*Spring Residency Period Sun-Tues, May 24-26
Teudah Ceremony Sunday, May 24, 2020
Ordination/Graduation Monday, May 25, 2020
Summer Mini-term TBD

Jewish Holidays 5780

Rosh Hashanah Monday & Tuesday, Sept 30 & Oct 1, 2019
Yom Kippur Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019
Sukkot Monday & Tuesday, Oct 14 & 15, 2019
Sh’mini Atzeret Monday, October 21, 2019
Simchat Torah Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Hanukkah Monday, Dec 23 – 30, 2019

(First candle Sun night 12/22)

Tu B’Shevat Monday, Feb 10, 2020
Purim Tues, Mar 10, 2020
Pesach April 9-16, 2020

(Yom Tov: 4/9/-4/10 & 4/15-4/16 )

Yom HaShoah Tues, April 21, 2020
Yom HaAtzma’ut Weds, April 29, 2020
Lag B’Omer Tues, May 12, 2020
Shavuot Fri-Sat, May 29-30, 2020