Academic Calendar

Calendar subject to change based on College needs and priorities.

Fall 2017

Month Date Day Activity Time
March 27-31 M-F Advising Week for Fall 2017 by appointment
April 10 M Registration begins for fall ’17 – Credit Classes
May 8 M New Student Success Workshops begin
July 6 R Open Advising 10:00 am  – 1:00 pm
July 12 W Open Advising 2:00 pm  – 5:00 pm
July 18 T Open Advising 10:00 am  – 1:00 pm
July 26 W Open Advising 3:00 pm  – 6:00 pm
August 1 T Open Advising 10:00 am  – 1:00 pm
Registration begins for fall ’17 – Non-Credit Classes
August 2 W Open Advising 3:00 pm  – 6:00 pm
August 5 S Super Saturday 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
August 7 M Fall Tuition Balance Due
August 8 T Open Advising 3:00 pm  – 6:00 pm
August 9 W Open Advising 10:00 am- 1:00 pm
August 15 T Open Advising 10:00 am- 1:00 pm
August 16 W Open Advising 3:00 pm- 6:00 pm
August 22 T New Student Orientation 9:30 am
Open Advising 10:00 am- 1:00 pm
August 23 W Open Advising 3:00 pm- 6:00 pm
New Student Orientation 4:00 pm
August 24 R New Student Orientation 12:30 pm
August 25 F Community College Semester Begins
Convocation 9:30 am
August 28 M Open Advising 4 pm – 7 pm
Chairs and Directors Meeting 9:30 am
Department Meetings 11:00 am
Adjust Faculty Orientation 6:00 pm
Last Day to Drop with 100% tuition refund in person by 7:00 pm, online prior to midnight
August 29 T Classes begin for Fall 2017 Semester
August 29,30 T, W Add/Drop (see College Add policy) 10:00 am – 1:00 pm / 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
August 31 R Senior Citizen Registration 9:00 am – 11:00 am
September 4 M Labor Day – College Closed
September 11 M Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund in person by 5:00 pm
September TBA Freeze Date
October 2 M Last Day to Change to Audit
October 9 M Columbus Day – College open/Classes held
October 17 T Reading Day – No classes/College open
October 22 Su Mid-term Grades due
October 23-27 M-F Advising Week for Spring 2018 by appointment
November 1 W Registration begins for Winter ’17 & Spring ’18 – Credit
November 3 F Application deadline for December graduation
November 10 F Veteran’s Day Observed – College open/Classes held
November 20 M Last Day to Withdraw in person by 5:00 pm
November 22-26 W-Su Thanksgiving Recess – No classes
November 23 R Thanksgiving Holiday – College Closed
December 1 F Registration begins for Spring 2018 Non-Credit Classes
December 11 M Last Day of Classes
December 12-18 T-M Final Exams Week follow class meeting time schedule
December 21 R Final Grades due  by 12:00 noon (through faculty service)
December 23 S Semester Ends for CC
December 25 M Christmas Holiday – College Closed
December 26 T Final Fall grades available for viewing at myCommNet

Adding a Course Policy

  • A student may enroll for 2 and 3 day a week fourteen week courses if the class has not met more than twice.
  • A student may enroll for 1 day a week fourteen week courses if the class has not met more than once.
  • A student may enroll for abbreviated session courses, if the class has not met more than once.
  • A student may enroll in on-line and hybrid courses no later than seven days after the 1st day of a fourteen week semester and no more than two days after the 1st day of an abbreviated semester’s courses have begun.

Fall 2017 – Last Day to Add a Course

2 and 3 day a week fourteen -week courses
Before the class meets for the third time.

  • Tuesday and Thursday courses September 5
  • Monday and Wednesday courses September 11

1 day a week fourteen-week courses
Before the class meets for the second time.

  • Tuesday courses September 5
  • Wednesday courses September 6
  • Thursday courses September 7
  • Friday courses September 8
  • Saturday courses September 9
  • Monday courses September 18
  • Online Courses September 5 (full semester courses)
  • ENG 109 courses TBA

 

Last Class and Final Exam Schedule Last Class Final Exam
Tuesday only Dec 5 Dec 12
Wednesday only Dec 6 Dec 13
Thursday only Dec 7 Dec 14
Tuesday/Thursday classes Dec 7 Dec 12 or 14
Friday only Dec 8 Dec 15
Saturday only Dec 9 Dec 16
Monday only Dec 11 Dec 18
Monday/Wednesday classes Dec 11 Dec 13 or 18

Two days per week classes meet 28 times plus a final exam date.
One day per week classes meet 14 times plus a final exam date.
Three day per week English and mathematics 6 credit embedded courses meet 42 times plus a final exam.

Winter 2017

Month Date Day Activity Time
November 1, 2017 W Registration begins for Winter 2017
December 22 F Last day to register in person by close of business
Last day to drop in person with 100% tuition refund by close of business
December 25 M Holiday – College closed
Last day to register online prior to midnight
Last day to drop online with 100% tuition refund prior to midnight
December 26 T First day of classes
December 29 F Last day to change to audit
January 1, 2018 M Holiday – College closed
January 9 T Last day to withdraw
January 11 R Last day of classes
January 12 F Final Exams
January 15 M Holiday – College closed
January 16 T Grades due online by 12:00 noon
January 17 W Classes begin for Spring 2018 Semester
January 18 R Grades available for viewing

12 class meetings plus a Final Exam day

Spring 2018

Month Date Day Activity Time
November 1, 2017 W Registration begins for Spring ’18 – Credit
January 1, 2018 M Holiday – College Closed
January 2 T Tuition Balance Due
January 3 W Open Advising 10:00 am  – 1:00 pm
January 4 R Open Advising 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
January 6 S Super Saturday 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
January 9 T Open Advising 10:00 am  – 1:00 pm
January 10 W Open Advising 3:00 pm  – 6:00 pm
January 11 R Open Advising 2:00 – 5:00 pm
January 15 M Martin Luther King Day – College Closed
January 16 T Open Advising 4 pm – 7 pm
Last Day to Drop with 100% tuition refund in person by 7:00 pm, online prior to midnight
Community College Semester Begins
Convocation 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Chairs and Directors Meeting 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Department Meetings 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
January 17 W Classes begin for Spring 2018 Semester
January 17,18 W, R Add/Drop Advising (see College Add policy) 10:00 am – 1:00 pm/3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
January 19 F Senior Citizen Registration 9:00 am – 11:00 am
January 30 T Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund in person by 5:00 pm
February TBA Freeze Date
February 13 T Last Day to Change to Audit
February 16-19 F-M Lincoln’s and Washington’s Birthdays – College Closed
March 12-18 M-Su Spring Recess – No Classes
March 25 Su Mid-term Grades due On-Line through faculty Self-Service
March 26-29 M-R Advising Week for Fall 2018 by appointment
Mar/Apr 30-1 F-Su Good Friday/Easter Sunday – College Closed
April 2 M Register begins for Summer ’18 & Fall ’18 – Credit
Register begins for Summer ’18 – Non-Credit
April 6 F Application deadline for graduation
April 16 M Last Day to Withdraw in person by 5:00 pm, online prior to midnight
May 5 S Last Day of Classes
May 7-12 M-Sa Final Exams Week follow class meeting time schedule
May 15 T Final Grades due On-line  by 12:00 noon (through faculty service)
May 17 R Commencement
May 22 T Final Fall grades available for viewing at myCommNet
May 28 M Memorial Day – College Closed
June 1 F Semester Ends for CC

12 class meetings plus a Final Exam day