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NOVA 2010-2011 College Catalog

COLLEGE CALENDAR

FALL SEMESTER 2010
Please check NOVAConnect for the start dates and census dates of Dynamic Sessions

Advising Week for Fall Semester April 5-9
NOVAConnect Web/Telephone Priority Enrollment for Continuing Students for All Sessions April 13 - May 3
Priority Date for Fall Financial Aid Applications for all students  1-May
NOVAConnect Web/Telephone Open Enrollment Begins for All Students for All Sessions 8-Jun

16-Week Session

Classes Begin 23-Aug
Labor Day Holiday for Students, Faculty, and Staff.  College offices closed. 6-Sep
Last Day to Drop with Tuition Refund or Change to Audit (Census Date) 9-Sep
Last Day to Apply for Graduation for Fall 2009 1-Oct
Non-Instructional Days/No Classes October 11-12
Last Day to Withdraw Without Grade Penalty  1-Nov
Non-Instructional Day for Students and Faculty; College Closes at Noon 24-Nov
Thanksgiving Holidays for Students, Faculty, and Staff.  College offices closed. November 25-26
Non-Instructional Days/No Classes  November 27-28
Final Week of Classes  December 6-12
Final Exam Week  December 13-19

First 8-Week Session

Classes Begin 23-Aug
Last Day to Drop with Tuition Refund or Change to Audit (Census Date) 30-Aug
Labor Day Holiday for Students, Faculty, and Staff.  College offices closed. 6-Sep
Last Day to Withdraw Without Grade Penalty  27-Sep
Last Day to Apply for Graduation 1-Oct
Non-Instructional Days/No Classes October 11-12
Classes and Examinations End 19-Oct

Second 8-Week Session

Classes Begin 20-Oct
Last Day to Drop with Tuition Refund or Change to Audit (Census Date) 27-Oct
Last Day to Withdraw Without Grade Penalty  22-Nov
Non-Instructional Day for Students and Faculty; College Closes at Noon 24-Nov
Thanksgiving Holidays for Students, Faculty, and Staff.  College offices closed. November 25-26
Non-Instructional Days/No Classes  November 27-28
Classes and Examinations End 19-Dec

Holidays (College closed)

Winter Break for Students, Faculty, and Staff.  College offices closed. NOVAConnect registration only. December 23, 2010 –January 2, 2011

SPRING SEMESTER 2011

Advising Week for Spring Semester November 1-5
NOVAConnect Web/Telephone Priority Enrollment Begins for Continuing Students 9-Nov
NOVAConnect Web/Telephone Open Enrollment Begins for All Students 15-Nov

16-Week Session

Classes Begin 10-Jan
Martin Luther King Day Holiday for Students, Faculty, and Staff.  College offices closed. 17-Jan
Last Day to Drop with Tuition Refund or Change to Audit (Census Date) 27-Jan
Last Day to Apply for Graduation for Spring 2011 1-Mar
Spring Break (No classes) March 7-13
Last Day to Withdraw Without Grade Penalty  25-Mar
Final Week of Classes April 26-May 2
Final Exam Week May 3-May 9
Commencement Ceremony  15-May

First 8-Week Session

Classes Begin 10-Jan
Martin Luther King Day Holiday for Students, Faculty, and Staff.  College offices closed.  17-Jan
Last Day to Drop with Tuition Refund or Change to Audit (Census Date) 18-Jan
Last Day to Withdraw Without Grade Penalty  14-Feb
Last Day to Apply for Graduation for Spring 2011 1-Mar
Classes and Examinations End 6-Mar
Spring Break March 7- March 13

Second 8-Week Session

Classes Begin 14-Mar
Last Day to Drop with Tuition Refund or Change to Audit (Census Date) 22-Mar
Last Day to Withdraw Without Grade Penalty  18-Apr
Classes and Examinations End 9-May
Commencement Ceremony 15-May

SUMMER TERM 2011

NOVAConnect Web/Telephone Enrollment Begins for All Sessions
March 29

12-Week Session

Classes Begin 16-May
Last Day to Drop with Tuition Refund or Change to Audit (Census Date) 27-May
Memorial Day Holiday for Students, Faculty, and Staff.  College offices closed. 30-May
Last Day to Apply for Graduation for Summer 2011 1-Jun
Independence Day Holiday  for Students, Faculty, and Staff.  College offices closed. 4-Jul
Last Day to Withdraw Without Grade Penalty  6-Jul
Classes and Examinations End 8-Aug

First 6-Week Session

Classes Begin 16-May
Last Day to Drop with Tuition Refund or Change to Audit (Census Date) 23-May
Memorial Day Holiday for Students, Faculty, and Staff.  College offices closed. 30-May
Last Day to Apply for Graduation for Summer 2011 1-Jun
Last Day to Withdraw Without Grade Penalty  10-Jun
Classes and Examinations End 27-Jun

Second 6-Week Session

Classes Begin 28-Jun
Independence Day Holiday  for Students, Faculty, and Staff.  College offices closed. 4-Jul
Last Day to Drop with Tuition Refund or Change to Audit (Census Date) 5-Jul
Last Day to Withdraw Without Grade Penalty  25-Jul
Classes and Examinations End 8-Aug