The academic calendar of Bucknell en France is similar to Bucknell's, with adjustments for the French academic year. The first semester begins in late August and ends in mid-December, including a week's vacation in early October. The spring semester runs from early January until early May, with a two-week spring vacation coinciding with that of the Université François Rabelais.

Sample calendar from the 2008-2009 academic school year.