Academic Calendar

Spring 2014

  • Last day to drop with 100% refund in person....................................Jan. 17
  • Last day to drop with 100% refund, online, mail or fax.......................Jan. 20
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day, College closed.......................................Jan. 20
  • Classes begin................................................................................Jan. 21
  • Drop/Add........................................................................................Jan. 21-27
  • Last day to drop with 50% refund......................................................Feb. 3
  • Spring Break...................................................................................March 17-22
  • Last day to drop with Withdraw grade................................................March 28
  • Registration dates for Fall 2014
    • Registration beings for students with 48+ credits..........................April 14
    • Registration begins for students with 32+ credits..........................April 15
    • Registration begins for students with 17+ credits..........................April 16
    • Registration begins for all returning students.................................April 17
    • Registration begins for new students............................................April 21
  • Last day of classes...........................................................................May 10
  • Final examinations............................................................................May 12-17
  • Academy of Culinary Arts Awards Ceremony.......................................May 19
  • Commencement................................................................................May 22

Summer 2014

(There are no Friday classes.)

  • Memorial Day, College closed...................................May 26
  • Full Summer Session, 13 weeks...............................May 27-August 21
  • Accelerated Session “A” ......................................... May 27-June 12
  • First session, 6 weeks.............................................May 27-July 3
  • Accelerated Session “B” .........................................June 16-July 2
  • Second session, 8 weeks........................................June 30-Aug. 21
  • Independence Day, College closed.......................... July 4
  • Third session, 6 weeks...........................................July 14-Aug. 21
  • Last day to drop with 100% refund ..........................one day prior to start of class
  • Drop/Add...............................................................one day after start of class
  • Last day to drop with 50% refund
    (accelerated session) .............................................first day of class
  • Last day to drop with 50% refund
    (6, 8 and 13 week sessions) ...................................five days after start of class
  • Last day to drop with Withdraw grade
    • Accelerated Sessions.......................................second day of session only
    • 6-week session (1st and 3rd sessions) ..............by end of third week
    • 8-week session (2nd session) ...........................by end of fourth week
      • 13-week session (full summer session) …….......by end of fourth week

      Fall 2014

      Last day to drop with 100% refund in person ...............................August 29

      Last day to drop with 100% refund, online, mail or fax...................September 1

      Labor Day, College closed  ....................................................... September 1

      Classes begin............................................................................September 2

      Drop/Add...................................................................................September 2-8

      Last day to drop with 50% refund  ...............................................September 15

      Last day to drop with Withdraw grade  ........................................ November 7

      Thanksgiving break  ...................................................................November 27-29

      Registration dates for Winter and Spring 2015

           Registration begins for students with 48+ earned credits  .........December 1

           Registration begins for students with 32+ earned credits  .........December 2

           Registration begins for students with 17+ earned credits  ....... December 3

           Registration begins for all returning students  ........................ December 4

           Registration begins for new students   ...................................December 8

      Last day of classes  .................................................................December 13

      Final examinations  ................................................................. December 15-20

      Academy of Culinary Arts Graduation  ....................................... December 19

      College closed..........................................................................December 24-January 1

Winter 2015 – January 2 through 15**

      (Classes meet for 11 days. No classes will be held on Saturday, January 10 or Sundays.)

      Last day to drop with 100% refund in person  ..................................December 24

      Last day to drop with 100% refund, online, mail or fax*  .................. January 1

      Classes begin  ........................................................................... January 2

      Last day to drop with 50% refund  ................................................ January 2

      Last day to drop with Withdraw grade  .......................................... January 3

      Last day of classes  ................................................................... January 15**

      (**If one of the 11 days is cancelled for inclement weather, classes will meet on January 16.)

      Spring 2015

      Last day to drop with 100% refund in person  ................................ January 16

      Last day to drop with 100% refund, online, mail or fax*  ................. January 19

      Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, College closed  ................................. January 19

      Classes begin  .......................................................................... January 20

      Drop/Add  ................................................................................. January 20-26

      Last day to drop with 50% refund  ................................................February 2

      Spring break  ............................................................................. March 16-21

      Last day to drop with Withdraw grade  ......................................... March 27

      Registration dates for Summer and Fall 2015

           Registration begins for students with 48 or more credits  .......... April 13

           Registration begins for students with 32 or more credits  .......... April 14

           Registration begins for students with 17 or more credits  .......... April 15

           Registration begins for all returning students  ...........................April 16

           Registration begins for new students  ......................................April 20

      Last day of classes  ...................................................................May 9

      Final examinations  ....................................................................May 11-16

      Academy of Culinary Arts Graduation  .........................................May 19

      Commencement  .......................................................................May 21

      Summer 2015 (There are no Friday classes.)

      Memorial Day, College closed  .................................................. May 25

      Full Summer Session, 13 weeks  .............................................. May 26-August 20

      Accelerated Session “A”   ......................................................... May 26-June 11

      First session, 6 weeks  ............................................................ May 26-July 2

      Accelerated Session “B”   ........................................................ June 15-July 1

      Second session, 8 weeks  ....................................................... June 29-August 20

      Independence Day, College closed  .......................................... July 4

      Third session, 6 weeks  ........................................................... July 13-August 20

      Last day to drop with 100% refund   ..................................... one day prior to start of session

      Drop/Add;  Last day to drop with 50% refund

      (accelerated session)   ............................................................ first day of session

      Drop/Add;  Last day to drop with 50% refund

      (6, 8 and 13 week sessions)   ................................................ five days after start of session

      Last day to drop with Withdraw grade,

          Accelerated session (“A” and “B)   ..................................... second day of session only

          6-week session (1st and 3rd sessions)   ...............................by end of third week

          8-week session (2nd session)   .......................................... by end of fourth week

          13-week session (full summer session)   .............................by end of fourth week