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Summer 2018 - Academic Calendar

Summer Term 2018

On-Time Registration

All students must register by 11:59 p.m. the day before the session begins. Please note that the session may begin before the first day of class. Once students have registered, they have until 5:00 p.m. the next business day to pay. There will be no late registration and students will not be permitted to add/swap classes once the session has begun. Any schedule adjustment after the session has begun requires permission of the academic dean.

Important Dates
DescriptionDate
Open registration begins for all students. March 27
Tuition payment deadline if you register by April 21. If you register April 22 or after, you must pay your tuition before 5:00 p.m. the next business day to prevent being dropped from your classes. April 22
Memorial Day holiday for students, faculty and staff. College offices closed. May 28
Independence Day holiday observed for students, faculty and staff. College offices closed. July 4
12-Week Session
DescriptionDate
Last day to join class wait lists May 3
Classes begin May 16
Last day to drop with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** May 29
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty*** July 9
Examinations end August 10
First 6-Week Session
DescriptionDate
Last day to join class wait lists May 3
Classes begin May 16
Last day to drop with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** May 22
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty*** June 11
Examinations end June 27
First 5-Week Session
DescriptionDate
Last day to join class wait lists May 16
Classes begin May 29
Last day to drop with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** June 4
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty*** June 19
Examinations end July 2
First 8-Week Session
DescriptionDate
Last day to join class wait lists May 17
Classes begin May 30
Last day to drop with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** June 7
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty*** July 3
Examinations end July 25
Second 8-Week Session
DescriptionDate
Last day to join class wait lists May 31
Classes begin June 13
Last day to drop with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** June 21
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty*** July 17
Examinations end August 10
Second 6-Week Session
DescriptionDate
Last day to join class wait lists June 15
Classes begin June 28
Last day to drop with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** July 5
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty*** July 25
Examinations end August 10
Second 5-Week Session
DescriptionDate
Last day to join class wait lists June 23
Classes begin July 6
Last day to drop with a tuition refund or change to audit (census date)** July 11
Last day to withdraw without grade penalty*** July 17
Examinations end August 9

* 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.

*** 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.

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

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