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Spring 2017 - Academic Calendar

Spring Semester 2017

Important Dates
DescriptionDate
Priority date for Spring financial aid applications for all students October 1
Advising Week for Spring Semester October 31–November 4
NOVAConnect priority registration for continuing students begins for Spring November 8
Open registration for all students begins for Spring November 14
Martin Luther King, Jr., holiday for students, faculty, and staff. College offices closed. January 16
Last day to apply for Spring graduation March 1
16-Week Session
DescriptionDate
Classes begin January 9
Last day to drop with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date) January 26
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty March 21
Last week of classes April 24–30
Final exams end May 7
First 8-Week Session
DescriptionDate
Classes begin January 9
Last day to drop with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date) January 17
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty February 11
Classes and examinations end March 5
Second 8-Week Session
DescriptionDate
Classes begin March 13
Last day to drop with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date) March 21
Last day to withdraw without grade penaly April 15
Classes and examinations end May 7
Spring Break
DescriptionDate
Spring break for students. Noninstructional days. No classes. College offices open March 6–10. March 6–12

Please check NOVAConnect for start dates and census dates for variable duration (dynamic) sessions.

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