Preliminary Calendar of Events*



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**Thursday, June 30 Departure from U.S.
Monday, July 1 Students arrive in Madrid, Alfonso Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport. Pick up at the airport and transportation to Residence Benito Pérez Galdós (Don Quijote).
6:30pm    City Tour Meeting point don Quijote.
8:30pm    Welcome Dinner La Pomarada.
Tuesday, July 2 9:00 am    Placement test (Universidad Complutense).
11:00 am    Walking tour on campus.
Wednesday, July 3 9:00 am    First day of classes. 4:45pm    Prado Museum.
Saturday, July 6 Day trip to Toledo.
Sunday, July 7 Day trip to Segovia.
Wednesday, July 10 4:30pm    Reina Sofía Museum.
Friday, July 12–
Sunday, July 14
Excursion to Granada.
Wednesday, July 17 4:30pm    Thyssen Museum.
Friday, July 19–
Sunday, July 21
Free weekend.
Thursday, July 25 Tour to Valley of the Fallen & Monasterio del Escorial.
Friday, July 26–
Sunday, July 28
Free weekend.
Monday, July 29 Final Exams.
Tuesday, July 30 Graduation Day at UCM and diplomas.
Wednesday, July 31 Departure from Residence Benito Pérez Galdós.

*Additional activities for IDS 3932 will take place during class time on the dates specified in the syllabus.
** The pre-departure orientation and three classes of IDS 3932 will take place from Monday, June 24, until Wednesday, June 26.