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Academic Calendar

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Summer '17
Fall '17
Spring '18

Summer 2017

View Summer 2017 Academic Calendar (PDF)

Apply for Summer Commencement by : May 31, 2017

Apply to participate Fall Commencement by: September 30, 2017

Payment Deadline: Tuition is due at time of Registration

Grades are Due: August 4, 2017 at 12:00 PM

10-Week Regular Session (May 22 - August 2)

April 10, 2017 – July 5, 2017
Web and In-Person Registration

May 21
Last Day to Add

May 22
Classes Begin

June 1
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

May 29 
Memorial Day (college closed)

July 3-5
No Classes Scheduled

July 3-4
Independence Day Holiday (college closed)

July 3
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

August 2
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

8-Week Session (June 2 - August 2)

June 1
Last Day to Add

June 2
Classes Begin

June 12
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

June 30 – July 5
No Classes Scheduled

July 3-4
Independence Day Holiday (college closed)

July 8
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

August 2
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

First 5-Week Session (May 22 - June 26)

May 21
Last Day to Add

May 22
Classes Begin

May 30
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

May 29
Memorial Day

June 11
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

June 26
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Second 5-Week Session (June 27 - August 2)

June 26
Last Day to Add

June 27
Classes Begin

July 5
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

July 3-5
No Classes Scheduled

July 3-4
Independence Day Holiday (college closed)

July 18
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

August 2
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

First 4-Week Session (June 2 - June 29)

June 1
Last Day to Add a Class

June 2
Classes Begin

June 6
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

June 17
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

June 29
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Second 4-Week Session (July 6-August 2)

July 5
Last Day to Add

July 6
Classes Begin

July 10
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

July 21
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

August 2
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Dynamic Sessions

Fall 2017

View Fall 2017 Academic Calendar (PDF)

Apply to participate in Fall Commencement by : September 30, 2017

Apply to participate in Spring Commencement by: December 31, 2017

Payment Deadline: July 27, 2017

Grades are Due: December 18, 2017 at 12:00 PM

Fall Commencement: December 14, 2017

16-Week Regular Session (August 21 - December 9)

August 20
Last Day to Add

August 21
Classes Begin

September 4
Labor Day (college closed)

September 7
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

September 19
College Learning Day (no classes)

October 26
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

November 22-26
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)

December 9
Classes End

December 10-16
Final Examinations

December 14
Fall Commencement

14-Week Session (September 5 - December 9)

September 4
Last Day to Add

September 5
Classes Begin

September 19
College Learning Day

September 20
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

November 1
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

November 22-26
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)

December 9
Classes End

December 10-16
Final Examinations

First 8-Week Session (August 21 - October 16)

August 20
Last Day to Add

August 21
Classes Begin

August 29
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

September 4
Labor Day

September 19
College Learning Day

September 23
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

October 16
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Second 8-Week Session (October 18 - December 16)

October 17
Last Day to Add

October 18
Classes Begin

October 26
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

November 19
Last Day to Withdraw Without Academic Penalty

November 22-26
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)

December 16
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

First 4-Week Session (August 21 - September 18)

August 20
Last Day to Add

August 21
Classes Begin

August 28
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

September 4
Labor Day (college closed)

September 6
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

September 18
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Second 4-Week Session (September 20 - October 17)

September 19
Last Day to Add

September 20
Classes Begin

September 25
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

October 5
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

October 17
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Third 4-Week Session (October 18-November 14)

October 17
Last Day to Add

October 18
Classes Begin

October 23
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

November 2
Last Day to Withdraw Without Academic Penalty

November 14
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Fourth 4-Week Session (November 15-December 16)

November 14
Last Day to Add

November 15
Classes Begin

November 20
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

November 22- 26
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)

December 5
Last Day to Withdraw Without Academic Penalty

December 16
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Dynamic Sessions

Spring 2018

View Spring 2018 Academic Calendar (PDF)

Apply to participate in Spring Commencement by : December 31, 2017

Student Success Day: April 18, 2018

Payment Deadline: December 14, 2017

Grades are Due: May 11, 2018 at 12:00PM

Spring Commencement: May 11, 2018 (Tentative)

16-Week Regular Session (January 8 - May 2)

January 7
Last Day to Add

January 8
Classes Begin

January 15
Martin Luther King Day (College Closed)

January 26
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

February 6
College Learning Day (No Classes)

March 12-18
Spring Break (No Classes)

March 24
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

April 18
Student Success Day

May 2
Classes End

May 3-9
Final Examinations

14-Week Session (January 23 - May 2)

January 22
Last Day to Add

January 23
Classes Begin

February 8
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

February 6
College Learning Day (No Classes)

March 30
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

March 12-18
Spring Break (No Classes)

April 18
Student Success Day

May 2
Classes End

May 3-9
Final Examinations

First 8-Week Session (January 8 - March 5)

January 7
Last Day to Add

January 8
Classes Begin

January 15
Martin Luther King Day (College Closed)

January 16
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

February 6
College Learning Day

February 10
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

March 5
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Second 8-Week Session (March 6 - May 9)

March 5
Last Day to Add

March 6
Classes Begin

March 12-18
Spring Break (No Classes)

March 15
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

April 15
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

April 18
Student Success Day

May 9
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

First 4-Week Session (January 8 - February 5)

January 7
Last Day to Add

January 8
Classes Begin

January 15
Martin Luther King Day (College Closed)

January 12
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

January 24
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

February 5
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Second 4-Week Session (February 7 - March 5)

February 6
Last Day to Add

February 7
Classes Begin

February 12
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

February 22
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

March 5
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Third 4-Week Session (March 6 - April 9)

March 5
Last Day to Add

March 6
Classes Begin

March 12
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

March 12-18
Spring Break (No Classes)

March 28
Last Day to Withdraw

April 9
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Fourth 4-Week Session (April 10 - May 9)

April 9
Last Day to Add

April 10
Classes Begin

April 16
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

April 18
Student Success Day

April 27
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

May 9
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations