Academic Calendar

Last Revision: 08/29/2019
Calendar subject to change based on College needs and priorities.

Summer 2019

SUMMER SESSION I – 5 Week – Day and Evening Sessions – MTWR

May 27 M Memorial Day- College Closed
May 31 F Last Day for 100% tuition refund in person by 4 PM
June 2 Su Last Day for 100% tuition refund on-line prior to midnight
June 3 M Classes Begin
June 10 M Last Day to Audit
June 25 T Last Day to Withdraw
July 1 M Last Day of Classes
July 2 T Final Exams
July 5 F Final Grades due online by 12:00 noon

SUMMER SESSION II – 10 Week – Day and Evening Sessions – M/W; T/R

May 27 M Memorial Day- College Closed
May 31 F Last Day for 100% tuition refund in person by 4:00 PM
June 2 Su Last Day for 100% tuition refund on-line prior to midnight
June 3 M Classes Begin – 1st M/W class
June 4 T 1st T/R class
June 18 T Last Day to Audit
July 4 R Holiday-College Closed
July 23 T Last Day to Withdraw
July 29 M Last Day for M/W Classes
July 31 W Final Exams for M/W Classes
August 1 R Last Day for T/R Classes
August 6 T Final Exams for T/R Classes
August 9 F Final grades due online by 12:00 noon

SUMMER SESSION III – 5 Week – Day and Evening Sessions – MTWR

July 7 Su Last Day for 100% tuition refund online prior to midnight
July 8 M Classes Begin
Last Day for 100% tuition refund in person by close of business
July 15 M Last Day to Audit
July 30 T Last Day to Withdraw
August 5 M Last Day of Classes
August 6 T Final Exams
August 9 F Final Grades due online by 12:00 noon

Notes:

Summer Sessions I and III

Classes meet 17 Times (4 days a week) plus a final for 5 weeks.

Summer Session II

Classes meet 17 Times (2 days a week) plus a final for 10 weeks.

All Sessions

15 minute breaks built into classes meeting 2 hrs and 30 minutes or longer.
Calendar subject to change based on College needs and priorities.

Panther Advising Workshops

June

  • Tuesday June 25th   9:30-12:30PM
  • Thursday June 27th 2-5PM

July

  • Tuesday July 9th   3-6PM
  • Wednesday July 10th 9:30-12:30PM
  • Thursday July 11th 2-5PM
  • Tuesday July 16th 2-5 PM
  • Wednesday July 17th 9:30-12:30PM
  • Wednesday July 24th 9:30-12:30PM
  • Thursday July 25th 2-5PM
  • Tuesday July 30th 2-5PM

August

  • Friday August 2nd 9:30-12:30PM
  • Tuesday August 6th 9:30-12:30PM
  • Wednesday August 7th 2-5PM
  • Monday August 12th 2-5PM
  • Wednesday August 14th 9:30-12:30PM
  • Thursday August 15th 12:00-3:00PM
  • Monday August 19th 12:00-3:00PM

Fall 2019

Month Date Day Activity Time
August 26 M Community College Semester Begins
Convocation 9:30 am
Chairs and Directors Meeting 11:30 am
Department Meetings 1:00 pm
Open Advising 4 pm – 7 pm
Adjunct Faculty Welcome Back 5:30 pm
Last Day to Drop with 100% tuition refund in person by 7:00 pm, online prior to midnight
August 27 T Classes begin for Fall 2019 Semester
August 27, 28 T, W Add/Drop (see College Add policy) 10:00 am – 1:00 pm / 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
August 29 R Senior Citizen Registration 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Aug.-Sept. 31-2 Sa-M Labor Day – College Closed
September 9 M Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund in person by 5:00 pm
September 16 M Freeze Date (common freeze date)
September 30 M Last Day to Change to Audit
October 14 M Columbus Day – College open/Classes held
October 21 M Mid-term Grades due On-Line
October 22 T Reading Day – No classes/College open
October 21-24 M-R Advising Week for Spring 2020 by appointment
November 1 F Registration begins for Winter ’19 & Spring ’20 – Credit
Application deadline for December graduation
November 11 M Veteran’s Day Observed – College open/Classes held
November 18 M Last Day to Withdraw in person by 5:00 pm
November 27-Dec.1 W-Su Thanksgiving Recess – No classes
November 28 R Thanksgiving Holiday – College Closed
December 2 M Registration begins for Spring 2020 Non-Credit Classes
December 8 S Last Day of Classes
December 9-15 M-S Final Exams Week – Follow Class Meeting Time Schedule
December 18 W Final Grades due Online by 12:00 Noon (through Faculty Service)
December 23 M Semester Ends for CC
December 25 W Christmas Holiday – College Closed
December 27 F Final Fall grades available for viewing at myCommNet

Fall 2019 Notes

Classes begin Tuesday, August 27, 2019

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.

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 2
Monday and Wednesday courses September 9

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

Thursday courses September 4
Friday courses September 5
Saturday courses September 7
Monday courses September 9
Tuesday courses September 3
Wednesday courses September 4
Online Courses August 27 (full semester courses)

 Last Class and Final Exam

Class Days Last Class    Final Exam
Thursday only   Dec 5    Dec 12
Tuesday/Thursday classes   Dec 5    Dec 10 or 12
Tuesday only   Dec 3    Dec 10
Wednesday only   Dec 4    Dec 11
Friday only*   Dec 5    Dec 13
Saturday only*   Dec 7    Dec 14
Monday only   Dec 2    Dec 9
Monday/Wednesday classes   Dec 4    Dec 9 or 11
  • Monday/Wednesday classes two days per week meet 27 times plus a final exam
  • Tuesday/Thursday classes 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 embedded English and mathematics courses meet 42 times plus a final exam.

*There are only 13 meeting dates plus a final exam date for Monday only classes and Saturday only classes. Class meeting times to be adjusted accordingly.

Spring 2020

Month Date Day Activity Time
November 1, 2019 F Registration begins for Spring ’20 – Credit
December 30 M Tuition Balance Due (Click on the following link for installment dates information) http://norwalk.edu/dept/businessoffice/
January 1, 2020 W Holiday – College Closed
January 7 T Open Advising 10:00 am  – 1:00 pm
January 8 W Open Advising 3:00 pm  – 6:00 pm
January 9 R Open Advising 2:00 – 5:00 pm
January 14 T Open Advising 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
January 15 W Open Advising 2:00 – 5:00 pm
January 16 R New Student Orientation 10:00 am
Open Advising 3:00 – 6:00 pm
January 20 M Martin Luther King Day – College Closed
January 21 T Community College Semester Begins
Convocation 9:30 am
Chairs and Directors Meeting 11:30 am
Department Meetings 1:00 pm
Open Advising 4 pm – 7 pm
Last Day to Drop with 100% tuition refund in person by 7:00 pm, online prior to midnight
January 22 W Classes begin for Spring 2020 Semester
January 22, 23 W,R Add/Drop Advising (see College Add policy) 10:00 am – 1:00 pm/3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
January 24 F Senior Citizen Registration 9:00 am – 11:00 am
February 4 T Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund in person by 5:00 pm
February 11 T Freeze Date (common freeze date)
February 14-17 F-M Lincoln’s and Washington’s Birthdays – College Closed
February 24 M Last Day to Change to Audit
March 2 M Registration begins for Summer ’20 – Credit
Registration begins for Summer ’20 – Non-Credit
March 16-22 M-Su Spring Recess – No Classes
March 22 Su Mid-term Grades due Online through faculty Self-Service
March 23-26 M-R Advising Week for Fall 2020 by appointment
April 1 W Registration begins for Fall ’20 – Credit
April 3 F Application deadline for graduation
April 10-12 F-Su Good Friday/Easter Sunday – College Closed
April 20 M Last Day to Withdraw in person by 5:00 pm
May 7 R Reading Day – no classes
May 10 M Last Day of Classes
May 11-17 T-S Final Exams Week follow class meeting time schedule
May 20 W Final Grades due Online by 12:00 Noon (through Faculty Service)
May 21 R Commencement ***3rd Thursday****
May 25 M Memorial Day – College Closed
May 26 T Final grades available for viewing at myCommNet
June 1 M Semester Ends for CC