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Academic Calendar - Fall 2010

Important Dates

Continuing students can log into  NOVAConnect to find out their priority date.

April ­2
Fall 2010 Advising Week. April 5-9

Priority Registration for continuing students for Fall classes begins.

April 13 - May3

Priority date for Fall financial aid applications* for all students.

May 1

NOVAConnect registration for Fall 2010 suspended.

May 4 – June 7

Open registration for Fall begins for all students.

June 8

Tuition payment deadline if you register by July 29.

NOTE : If you register July 30 or after, you must pay your tuition before 5 p.m. the next business day to prevent being dropped from your class(es).

July 30
Last day to add your name to the Wait List for all classes except Second 8-week session. August 19
Last day to initiate change of domicile for Fall. August 23
Parking enforcement on Student (B) Lots begins at 6 a.m.  A current parking permit is required for all semesters/sessions of attendance. September 10
Last day to add your name to the Wait List for Second 8-Week classes. October 18

 

16-Week Session
Classes begin August 23

Schedule adjustments (add/drop/swap) on NOVAConnect (open to all)

August 23-29

Late Schedule Additions, permission required

August 30- September 3

Drops on NOVAConnect with tuition refund

August 30- September 9

Labor Day Holiday for faculty, staff, and students; College closed

September 6

Last day to drop with tuition refund or change to audit (Census Date)**

September 9
Last day to apply for Fall graduation October 1

Non-Instructional days/no classes

October 11-12

Last day to withdraw without grade penalty

November 1
Non-instructional day /no classes; College closes at Noon November 24

Thanksgiving Holiday for faculty, staff, and students; College closed

November 25-26
Non-instructional days/no classes November 27-28
Last week of classes December 6-12
Final exam week December 13-19
Examinations end December 19
First 8-Week Session
Classes begin August 23
Schedule adjustments (add/drop/swap) on NOVAConnect (open to all) August 23-25
Drops on NOVAConnect with Tuition Refund August 23-30
Late Schedule Additions, permission required August 26-30

Last day to drop with tuition refund or change to audit (Census Date)**

August 30

Labor Day Holiday for faculty, staff, and students; College closed

September 6

Last day to withdraw without grade penalty

September 27
Last day to apply for Fall graduation October 1
Non-Instructional days/no classes October 11-12
Classes and examinations end October 19
Second 8-Week Session
Classes begin October 20

Schedule adjustments (add/drop/swap)on NOVAConnect (open to all)

October 20-22
Drops on NOVAConnect with Tuition Refund October 20-27
Late Schedule Additions, permission required October 23-27

Last day to drop with tuition refund or change to audit (Census Date)**

October 27

Last day to withdraw without grade penalty

November 22
Non-instructional day /no classes; College closes at Noon November 24
Thanksgiving Holiday for faculty, staff, and students; College closed November 25-26
Non-instructional days/no classes November 27-28
Classes and examinations end December 19

Winter Break for faculty, students and staff; College offices closed.

December 24, 2010-January 2, 2011
PLAN AHEAD:
Spring 2011 Advising Week November 1-5

Spring 2011 priority registration for continuing students begins

November 9

Spring 2011 open registration begins

November 15

Spring 2011 semester begins

January 10

Summer 2011 registration begins

March 29
Summer 2011 classes begin May 16
Summer 2011 term ends August 8

(Ft. Belvoir and Quantico 8-Week Sessions follow the above dates.)

*Earlier application is highly recommended.
**To find the Census Date (last day to drop with refund) for a Dynamic course or ELI course, go to www.nvcc.edu/schedule/crs2104,
Perform a search for the course, and then click on the class number of the section.  The census date will be listed at the bottom of the course information.