Academic Calendar

      Fall 2016

      Last day to drop with 100% refund in person .............................. August 26

      Last day to drop with 100% refund, Online, mail or fax................. August 28

      Classes begin.......................................................................... August 29

      Drop/Add................................................................................. Aug. 29-Sept. 2

      Labor Day, College closed  ...................................................... September 5

      Last day to drop with 50% refund  ............................................. September 9

      Late Start Classes begin ......................................................... September 19

      Last day to drop with Withdraw grade  ....................................... November 4

      Thanksgiving break  ................................................................. November 24-27

      PRIORITY Registration dates for Winter and Spring 2017

       (Priority registration is for students who attended an advisement session.)

           Registration begins for students with 48+ earned credits  ....... TBA

           Registration begins for students with 32+ earned credits  ....... TBA

           Registration begins for students with 17+ earned credits  ....... TBA

           Registration begins for returning students  ............................ TBA

           Registration begins for all pre-advised students...................... TBA

      Regular Registration dates for Winter and Spring 2017

           Registration begins for students with 48+ earned credits  ....... TBA

           Registration begins for students with 32+ earned credits  ....... TBA

           Registration begins for students with 17+ earned credits  ....... TBA

           Registration begins for all returning students  ........................ TBA

           Registration begins for new students   .................................. TBA

      Last day of classes  ................................................................. December 10

      Final week  ............................................................................. December 12-17

      Academy of Culinary Arts Graduation  ....................................... December 21

      College closed......................................................................... December 24-January 2

    Winter 2017 – January 3 through 14**

        (Classes meet for 11 days, including Saturdays.)

        Last day to drop with 100% refund in person ............................... December 23

        Last day to drop with 100% refund, Online, mail or fax*  ............... January 2

        Classes begin  ......................................................................... January 3

        Last day to drop with 50% refund  .............................................. January 3

        Last day to drop with Withdraw grade  ....................................... January 4

        Last day of classes  ................................................................. January 14**

        (**If one of the 11 days is canceled for inclement weather, classes will meet on SUNDAY, January 15.)

        Spring 2017

        Last day to drop with 100% refund in person .............................. January 13

        Last day to drop with 100% refund, Online, mail or fax ................ January 16

        Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, College closed ............................... January 16

        Classes begin ......................................................................... January 17

        Drop/Add ................................................................................ January 17-23

        Last day to drop with 50% refund .............................................. January 27

        Late Start Classes begin........................................................... February 6

        Spring break ........................................................................... March 13-18

        Last day to drop with Withdraw grade ........................................ March 24

        PRIORITY Registration dates for Summer and Fall 2017

         (Priority registration is for students who attended an advisement session.)

             Registration begins for students with 48+ earned credits  ........TBA

             Registration begins for students with 32+ earned credits  ....... TBA

             Registration begins for students with 17+ earned credits  ....... TBA

             Registration begins for returning students  ............................. TBA

             Registration begins for all pre-advised students ...................... TBA

        Regular Registration dates for Summer and Fall 2017

             Registration begins for students with 48+ earned credits  ........TBA

             Registration begins for students with 32+ earned credits  ........TBA

             Registration begins for students with 17+ earned credits  ....... TBA

             Registration begins for all returning students  ........................ TBA

             Registration begins for new students   .................................. TBA

        Last day of classes ................................................................. May 6

        Final week .............................................................................. May 8-13

        Academy of Culinary Arts Graduation ........................................ May 15

        Commencement ...................................................................... May 18

        Summer 2017 (There are no Friday classes.)

        Full Summer Session, 13 weeks  .............................................. May 22-August 17

        Accelerated Session "A"  ......................................................... May 22-June 8

        First session, 6 weeks  ............................................................ May 22-June 29

        Memorial Day, College closed  ................................................. May 29

        Accelerated Session "B"  ......................................................... June 12-28

        Second session, 8 weeks  ....................................................... June 26-August 17

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

        Third session, 6 weeks  ........................................................... July 10-August 17

        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

            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