Academics

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March

Mar. 7 (Mon) Registration begins: Summer Term (12 Weeks), Summer Term (1st 6 Weeks) and Summer Term (2nd 6 Weeks)

May

May 9 (Mon) Classes begin for Summer (12 Weeks), Summer (1st 6 Weeks): Registration only with instructor and/or departmental approval.
May 11 (Wed) Summer (1st 6 Weeks): Last day to drop with refund; change courses without financial penalty; register, add a course or change sections with instructor and/or department approval; change from audit status to credit status or from credit status to audit status
May 12 (Thu) Summer (12 Weeks): Last day to drop with refund; change courses without financial penalty; register, add a course or change sections with instructor and/or department approval; change from audit status to credit status or from credit status to audit status
May 14 (Sat) Student Services offices open on Saturday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
May 28-30 (Sat-Mon) Memorial Day: Summer (12 Weeks) and Summer (1st 6 Weeks) only

June

June 2 (Thur) Summer Term (1st 6 Weeks): Last day to withdraw from courses with a "W" grade; register for institutional credit-by-exam
Jun 17 (Fri) Summer Term (1st 6 Weeks): Last day of classes
June 20 (Mon) Classes begin for Summer Term (2nd 6 Weeks): Registration only with instructor and/or departmental approval.
Jun. 20 (Mon) Summer (2nd 6 Weeks): Registration only with instructor and/or departmental approval.
June 20 (Mon) Summer (2nd 6 Weeks): Classes begin
June 20 (Mon) Summer (1st 6 Weeks): View final course grades
June 22 (Wed) Summer (2nd 6 Weeks): Last day to drop with refund; change courses without financial penalty; register, add a course or change sections with instructor and/or department approval; change from audit status to credit status or from credit status to audit status
June 28 (Tue) Summer (12 Weeks): Last day to withdraw with a "W" grade; register for institutional credit-by-exam

July

July 2-4 (Sat-Mon) Independence Day: Summer Term (12 Weeks) and Summer Term (2nd 6 Weeks) only
July 14 (Thur) Summer (2nd 6 Weeks): Last day to withdraw with a "W" grade; register for institutional credit-by-exam
July 29 (Fri) Last day of classes: Summer (12 Weeks) and Summer (2nd 6 Weeks)

August

Aug 1 (Mon) View final course grades: Summer (12 Weeks) and Summer (2nd 6 Weeks)

June

June 27 (Monday) Registration begins, Fall Term

August

Aug. 20 (Saturday) Student Services offices open on Saturday from 8:00am to 12:00pm
Aug. 22 (Monday) Classes begin: 16-week, 8-week mini-term:: Registration only with instructor and/or departmental approval.
Aug. 26 (Friday)

16-week classes: Last day to drop with refund; change courses without financial penalty; register, add a course or change sections with instructor and/or department approval; change from audit status to credit status or from credit status to audit status.

Aug. 27 (Saturday) Student Services open on Saturday from 8:00am to 12:00pm

September

Sept. 3-5 (Saturday-Monday) Holiday - Labor Day

November

Nov. 11-13 (Friday - Sunday) Holiday - Veterans Day
Nov. 24-27 (Thursday - Sunday) Holiday - Thanksgiving

December

Dec. 9 (Friday) Last day of classes
Dec. 10-16 (Saturday-Friday) Final exams: regular weekday and evening classes
Dec. 17 (Saturday) Student Services offices open on Saturday from 8:00am to 12:00pm
Dec. 18 - January 2 (Sunday - Monday)

The college will be closed for winter recess

The college will be open on 12/28/2016 and 12/29/2016 from 8:00am to 7:00pm

Dec. 20 (Tuesday) View final course grades

October

Oct. 17 (Monday) Registration begins, Spring Term. View the priority registration calendar

January

Jan. 4 (Wednesday) Classes begin: 16-week, 8-week mini-term: Registration only with instructor and/or departmental approval.
Jan. 7 (Saturday) Student Services open on Saturday from 8:00am to 12:00pm
Jan. 14-16 (Saturday-Monday) Holiday - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

February

Feb. 18-20 (Saturday-Monday) Holiday - Presidents Day
Feb. 23 (Thursday) Employee Retreat - There will be no classes even though the college will be open

March

Mar. 20 (Monday) Last day to apply for graduation and have your name appear in the commencement program

April

Apr. 14-16 (Friday-Tuesday) Holiday - Spring Recess
Apr. 21 (Friday) Last day of classes
Apr. 22-28 (Saturday-Friday) Final exams: regular weekday and evening classes
Apr. 29 (Saturday) Commencement

May

May 1 (Monday) View final course grades