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Academic Calendar - Fall 2015

Academic Calendar

Important Dates

Here are all the important dates for Fall 2015 that you will want to note:

Open registration for Summer begins for all students May 5
Tuition payment deadline if you register by July 26. If you register July 27 or after, you must pay your tuition before 5:00 p.m. the next business day to prevent being dropped from your classes July 27
Last day to initiate change of domicile for Fall August 24
Labor Day holiday. College closed September 7
Parking enforcement on Student "B" Lots begins at 6:00 a.m. Free parking after 4:00 p.m September 11
Last day to apply for Fall graduation.* October 1
Professional development days for faculty. No classes for students. College offices open. October 12-13
Non-instructional day. No classes. College offices close at noon. November 25
Thanksgiving holiday. College closed. November 26-27
Non-instructional days. No classes. College offices closed. November 28-29

16-Week Session

Last day to add your name to the class wait list August 11
Classes begin August 24
Last day to drop a class with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** September 10
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty November 3
Classes and examinations end December 14-20

14-Week Session

Last day to add your name to the class wait list August 26
Classes begin September 8
Last day to drop a class with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** September 23
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty November 9
Classes and examinations end December 14-20

12-Week Session

Last day to add your name to the class wait list September 8
Classes begin September 21
Last day to drop a class with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** October 4
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty November 14
Classes and examinations end December 14-20

10-Week Session

Last day to add your name to the class wait list September 22
Classes begin October 5
Last day to drop a class with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** October 16
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty November 20
Classes and examinations end December 14-20

First 8-Week Session

Last day to add your name to the class wait list August 11
Classes begin August 24
Last day to drop a class with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** September 1
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty September 27
Classes and examinations end October 20

Second 8-Week Session

Last day to add your name to the class wait list October 12
Classes begin October 21
Last day to drop a class with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** October 29
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty November 30
Classes and examinations end December 14-20

ELI/Online Learning Dates

   
ELI/Online Learning Dates Start Date Last Day to Drop with a Tuition Refund or Change to Audit (Census Date)
16-weeks August 24 September 10
First 8-weeks August 24 September 1
First 12-weeks August 24 September 5
Second 8-weeks September 14 September 22
Second 12-weeks September 14 September 26
Third 8-weeks September 28 October 6
Third 12-weeks September 28 October 10
Fourth 8-weeks October 19 October 27

Plan Ahead

Spring 2016 priority registration for continuing students begins November 10-15, 2015
Spring 2016 open registration begins November 16, 2015
Spring 2016 semester begins January 11, 2016
Summer 2016 open registration begins March 29, 2016
Summer 2016 classes begin May 16, 2016

* Earlier application is highly recommended.

** To find the last day to drop with refund (census date) for a variable duration (dynamic) course, go to the Schedule of Classes, search for the course, and then click on the class number of the section. The last day to “drop with refund” will be listed at the bottom of the course information.

All dates subject to change. Check back here for the most up-to-date information.

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