2017-18 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2017

April 10   Fall 2017 class schedule available online
April 15   Priority Deadline for completing financial aid applications for Fall Semester 2017
April 17   Veterans Priority Registration Day – Veterans (using their educational benefits or not), their spouses and dependents can register early, this one day, for the Fall 2017 semester.
▶ April 24   FALL 2017 Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.
(Use online class schedule search engine to find course offerings.)
July 28   Financial aid disbursement begins – finalize registration.
July 31 & August 1   No registration.
July 31   Cosmetology & Most NAVIT Classes begin
August 2 & 3   Business Office processing Financial Aid refunds
August 4   Financial Aid refunds available to students.
August 14   College CLOSED - No Classes (Convocation)
August 17   Class Cancellation - for insufficient enrollment.
August 20   Last day to register online for regular semester classes.
August 20   Last day to request 100% refund for regular semester classes
August 21
 
Regular Fall 2017 Term Classes Begin
August 21   Late Registration Fee applies on or after this day.
August 28   Students must get instructor permission to register for classes or drop classes (including Internet, but excluding "Open Entry/Exit" and noncredit) from this date forward.
Last Day of Attendance (LDA) required for all drops/withdrawals.
September 1   Last day for students to withdraw from classes without a "W" on transcript.
Last day to request 50% refund for regular semester classes.
Last day to make course schedule changes for financial aid purposes – no award adjustment after this date.
September 4   College CLOSED for Labor Day - No Classes
September 5   Instructor AND dean's permission required for course adds.
October 3   Last Day to File for December Graduation
November 10   College CLOSED for Veteran's Day, No classes
November 23-24   College CLOSED for Thanksgiving Recess - No Classes
December 8   Last Day of Fall 2017 Semester
Dec. 11 - Jan. 15   Winter Break for Students
Dec. 25 – 27, Dec. 29 & Jan. 1   College CLOSED for Winter Break
Dec. 28   College Open

Spring Semester 2018

October 15   Priority Deadline for completing financial aid applications for Spring Semester 2017
November 13   Spring 2018 Class Schedule available online
November 20   Veterans Priority Registration Day – Veterans (using their educational benefits or not), their spouses and dependents can register early, this one day, for the Spring 2018 semester.
▶ November 27   SPRING 2018 Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.
(Use online class schedule search engine to find course offerings.)
Dec. 15   Financial aid disbursement begins – finalize registration.
Dec. 18 & 19   No registration.
Dec. 20 & 21   Business Office processing Financial Aid refunds
Dec. 22   Financial Aid refunds available to students.
Dec. 25 – 27, Dec. 29 & Jan.1   College Closed for Winter Break
Dec. 28   College Open
January 8   College CLOSED - No Classes (Convocation)
January 11   Class Cancellation - for insufficient enrollment.
January 15   Last day to register online for regular semester classes.
January 15   Last day to request 100% refund for regular semester classes
January 15   College CLOSED for Martin Luther King, Jr. Civil Rights Day, No Classes
January 16
 
Regular Spring 2018 Term Classes Begin
January 16   Late Registration Fee applies on or after this day.
January 23   Students must get instructor permission to register for classes or drop classes (including Internet, but excluding "Open Entry/Exit" and noncredit) from this date forward.
Last Day of Attendance (LDA) required for all drops/withdrawals.
January 29   Last day to request 50% refund for regular semester classes.
Instructor permission required to register for classes.
Last day for students to withdraw from classes without a "W" on transcript.
Last day to make course schedule changes for financial aid purposes – no award adjustment after this date.
January 30   Instructor AND dean's permission required for course adds.
February 19   College OPEN on Presidents' Day - Classes in Session
February 20   Last Day to file Graduation Application and participate in the May ceremony
March 12–16   Spring Break: College CLOSED, No classes
▶ April 23   FALL 2018 Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. (use  online class schedule search engine
to find course offerings
May 12   Last Day of Spring 2018 Semester
May 12   Commencement Ceremony

Summer Session 2018

March 12   2018 Summer Class Schedule available online
March 15   Priority Deadline for completing financial aid applications for Summer Semester 2018
March 19   Veterans Priority Registration Day – Veterans (using their educational benefits or not), their spouses and dependents can register early, this one day, for the Summer 2018 session.
▶ March 26   SUMMER 2018 Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.
(Use online class schedule search engine to find course offerings.)
May 15   Financial aid disbursement begins – finalize registration
May 16   No registration.
May 17   Business Office processing Financial Aid refunds
May 18   Financial Aid rewards available to students.
May 28   College CLOSED for Memorial Day - No Classes
May 31   Class Cancellation - for insufficient enrollment.
June 3   Last day to register online for regular semester classes.
June 3   Last day to request 100% refund for summer classes
June 4
 
Summer 2018 Regular Session begins
June 4   Late Registration Fee applies on or after this day.
June 5   Instructor permission required to add a course.
June 6   Instructor AND dean's permission required for course adds.
June 8   Last day to request 50% refund for summer classes
Students must get instructor signature to register for classes or drop classes (including Internet, but excluding "Open Entry/Exit" and noncredit) from this date forward.
Last Day of Attendance (LDA) required for all drops/withdrawals.
Last day for students to withdraw from classes without a "W" on transcript.
Last day to make course schedule changes for financial aid purposes – no award adjustment after this date.
July 3   Last day to file Summer Graduation Application
July 4   College CLOSED for Independence Day - No Classes
July 27   Last Day of the Summer 2018 Session