Study Abroad in Berlin, Germany

Study Abroad in Berlin: Itinerary

August 26, 2017 | December 15, 2017

Fall Semester

Saturday, August 26

Optional overnight flight from U.S. to Berlin*

Sunday, August 27

Arrive in Berlin and check into orientation hotel

Monday, August 28

AIFS Orientation and sightseeing tour of Berlin

Tuesday, August 29

Transfer to accommodation

Wednesday, August 30

FU-BEST Orientation week begins

Monday, September 4

Classes begin

Friday, September 8

Day trip to Potsdam

Saturday, September 16 to Sunday, September 17

Overnight trip to Baltic Sea, Rügen Island

Friday, September 29 to
Saturday, October 7

European city excursion

Monday, October 16

Mid-term exams begin

Friday, October 20 to
Sunday, October 29

Mid-semester break

Saturday, November 4 to Sunday, November 5

Overnight trip to Weimar and Erfurt

Monday, December 4

Final exams begin for German classes

Monday, December 11

Final exams begin for electives

Thursday, December 14

Fall semester ends and farewell dinner

Friday, December 15

Optional return flight from Berlin to U.S.*

Please note that the flight route may require connections in the U.S. or Europe. Dates and routings are tentative and subject to change.

* Included for students on the AIFS Flight Package only.

Students not selecting the AIFS Flight Package are responsible for arranging their own U.S.-Berlin, Berlin-U.S. flights according to the most up-to-date itinerary.