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79th Academic Year 2016/2017


August Short Term


August 1-19


Short Term Begins — Ends


Fall Semester 2016


August 28


New students arrive. Orientation.

August 31

Returning students arrive.

September 1-2

Seminary retreat.

September 5

Labor Day. No classes.

September 6

Classes begin.

September 8

Nativity of the Theotokos. No classes.

September 14

Elevation of the Cross.

September 30

Last day for Adds/Drops w/o penalty.

October 17-21

Midterm week.

November 15

Nativity Fast begins.

November 21

Entrance of the Theotokos. No classes.

November 24-27

Thanksgiving break.

December 13

Feast of St Herman of Alaska.

December 12-16

Last week of classes. Final Examinations.

Winter break begins after last exam.


Spring Semester 2017


January 16

Classes begin

February 2

Meeting of the Lord. No classes.

February 17

Last day for Adds/Drops w/o penalty

February 27-

   March 3

First Week of Lent.  Seminary Retreat.

No Classes,  All Seminarians on campus.

March 6-10

Midterm week

Apri- 10-16


Passion Week and Pascha. Seminary Retreat.

No Classes, All Seminarians on campus.

April 17-23


Bright WeekSt Thomas Sunday.

Spring Break. No classes.

April 24

Classes resume.

May 15-19

Last week of classes. Final Examinations.

May 22-26

Community Work Week.

All Seminarians on campus.

May 27

75th  Commencement

May 29

Memorial Day 113th Pilgrimage



Contact the Seminary

   Post Office Box 130
   South Canaan, PA 18459

   Phone:  570-561-1818
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