Summer 2023

Description 12 Week Term 10 Week Term 1 st 6 Week Term 2 nd 6 Week Term 3 rd 6 Week Term
Open Registration Begins (All Students) March 6 March 6 March 6 March 6 March 6
Last Day for Students to Add Their Names to Class Wait-lists May 3 May 17 May 3 May 30 June 16
Classes Begin May 16 May 30 May 16 June 12 June 29
Students May Add or Drop Courses Through NOVAConnect May 16-21 May 30-June 3 May 16-18 June 12-14 June 29-July 1
Last day to drop with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** May 28 June 9 May 22 June 18 July 5
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty*** July 6 July 12 June 10 July 8 July 24
Last Day of Final Exams August 9 August 9 June 26 July 25 August 9

NOVA Online Sessions

Important Dates

Tuition payment deadline if you register by May 1. If you register May 2 or after, your tuition payment is due the next day. 

May 2

Buy books and supplies at the Bookstore with
excess financial aid

May 2 - July 5

Financial aid adjustments begin. Classes added on or after this date for the current term will not increase student eligibility for financial aid grants. Aid may be reduced for students enrolled in less than 12 eligible
credits. Information on financial aid awards, disbursements and refunds is available here:

May 29

Parking enforcement on Student B Lots begins at 6:00
a.m. Students are not required to display a permit while parked in a B lot after 3:45 p.m. on weekdays or anytime on weekends.

May 29

Last day to apply for Summer graduation.

June 1

Summer 2023 Breaks & Holidays

Memorial Day: College Closed May 29
Juneteenth: College Closed June 19
Independence Day: College Closed July 4

** 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.

*** Withdrawals after this date require documentation of mitigating circumstances and permission of the instructor and the academic dean. Please check NOVAConnect for start dates and census dates for variable duration (dynamic) sessions.