Academic Calendar

Fall 2020

Spring 2021

The academic calendar gives the start and end dates for semester sessions and important deadlines for withdrawing from classes, etc. 

Note: Dynamic session classes have different start and end dates than the sessions listed below.  Please ask your instructor for the dates and deadlines for your dynamic session. 

Holidays/Breaks

  • Martin Luther King, Jr., Day (College Closed): January 20
  • Spring Break (No Classes): March 9-14
  • Memorial Day (College Closed): May 25
  • Independence Day Observed (College Closed): July 3
  • Labor Day (Classes Meet/Admin Offices Closed): September 7
  • Election Day (College Closed): November 3
  • Fall Break (No Classes): November 23-24
  • Thanksgiving Holiday (College Closed): November 25-27

Fall 2020

Registration

  • Registration begins March 30.
  • Senior Citizens Act registration is the first day of classes for the session.

16 Week Session

EventDate
Classes BeginAugust 24
Last Day to Add or Register/Change from Credit to AuditAugust 23
Late RegistrationAugust 24-29
Last Day to Drop with RefundSeptember 10
Last Day to Withdraw w/o Grade PenaltyOctober 28
End of Session including Final ExamsDecember 19

First 5 Week Session

EventDate
Classes BeginAugust 24
Last Day to Add or Register/Change from Credit to AuditAugust 23
Late RegistrationAugust 24-25
Last Day to Drop with RefundAugust 28
Last Day to Withdraw w/o Grade PenaltySeptember 12
End of Session including ExamsSeptember 26

Second 5 Week Session

EventDate
Classes BeginSeptember 29
Last Day to Add or Register/Change from Credit to AuditSeptember 28
Late RegistrationSeptember 29-30
Last Day to Drop with RefundOctober 3
Last Day to Withdraw w/o Grade PenaltyOctober 19
End of Session including ExamsNovember 2

Third 5 Week Session

EventDate
Classes BeginNovember 3
Last Day to Add or Register/Change from Credit to AuditNovember 2
Late RegistrationNovember 3-4
Last Day to Drop with RefundNovember 9
Last Day to Withdraw w/o Grade PenaltyNovember 30
End of Session including ExamsDecember 14

First 8 Week Session

EventDate
Classes BeginAugust 24
Last Day to Add or Register/Change from Credit to AuditAugust 23
Late RegistrationAugust 24-29
Last Day to Drop with RefundAugust 31
Last Day to Withdraw w/o Grade PenaltySeptember 25
End of Session including ExamsOctober 17

Second 8 Week Session

EventDate
Classes BeginOctober 19
Last Day to Add or Register/Change from Credit to AuditOctober 18
Late RegistrationOctober 19-24
Last Day to Drop with RefundOctober 27
Last Day to Withdraw w/o Grade PenaltyNovember 19
End of Session including ExamsDecember 19

First 10 Week Session

EventDate
Classes BeginAugust 24
Last Day to Add or Register/Change from Credit to AuditAugust 23
Late RegistrationAugust 24-29
Last Day to Drop with RefundSeptember 3
Last Day to Withdraw w/o Grade PenaltyOctober 4
End of Session including ExamsNovember 2

Second 10 Week Session

EventDate
Classes BeginOctober 5
Last Day to Add or Register/Change from Credit to AuditOctober 4
Late RegistrationOctober 5-10
Last Day to Drop with RefundOctober 15
Last Day to Withdraw w/o Grade PenaltyNovember 13
End of Session including ExamsDecember 19

Spring 2021

Registration

  • Registration begins October 19.
  • Senior Citizens Act registration is the first day of classes for the session.
EventDate
Open RegistrationOctober 19- January 10
Faculty In-Service/Planning DaysJanuary 4-8
Classes beginJanuary 11
Beginning of Senior Citizens Act RegistrationJanuary 11
Late RegistrationJanuary 11–16
Last day for drop with refund
January 28
Make-up days as necessary (or Spring Break)
March 8-12
Second Eight-Week Session beginsMarch 16
Registration for Returning Students begins - Summer and Fall SemestersMarch 22
*Last day to withdraw without grade penaltyMarch 29*
Deadline to apply for Spring GraduationApril 15
End of TermMay 8
GraduationMay 8
Faculty Research/ In-service DaysMay 10-14
Grades due
12:00 pm, May 11
Faculty & Staff Recognition and Awards Assembly/Luncheon
TBD

*Note:  The Last day to withdraw without grade penalty date may adjust slightly depending on financial aid calculations.  This document will be updated and marked FINAL when calculations are complete.

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