Academic Calendar

Calendar subject to change based on College needs and priorities.

Spring 2018

Month Date Day Activity Time
November 1, 2017 W Registration begins for Spring ’18 – Credit
December 2 S Super Saturday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
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 9 T Open Advising 10:00 am  – 1:00 pm
January 10 W Open Advising 3:00 pm  – 6:00 pm
January 11 R New Student Orientation 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
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 1 R Registration begins for Summer 2018 – Credit
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 Registration begins for Fall ’18 – Credit and 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

Spring 2018 Academic Calendar Notes (classes begin Wednesday, January 17)

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.

 

SPRING 2018 – 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 January 25
  • Monday and Wednesday courses January 24

 

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

  • Wednesday courses January 24
  • Thursday courses January 25
  • Friday courses January 26
  • Saturday courses January 27
  • Monday courses January 29
  • Tuesday courses January 30
  • Online Courses January 25 (full semester courses)
  • ENG 109 courses February 28

Last Class and Final Exam:

Class Type Last Class Final Exam
Wednesday Only April 25 May 9
Thursday Only April 26 May 10
Monday Only* April 30 May 7
Tuesday/Thursday Classes May 1 May 8 or 10
Tuesday Only May 1 May 8
Monday/Wednesday Classes May 2 May 7 or 9
Friday Only* May 4 May 11
Saturday Only* May 5 May 12

 

Note:

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, Friday only and Saturday only classes. Class meeting times to be adjusted accordingly.

Calendar subject to change based on College needs and priorities

Summer 2018

SUMMER SESSION I 5 Week Day and Evening Sessions – MTWR
May 28 M Memorial Day- College Closed
May 29 T Last Day for 100% tuition refund in person by 5 PM or on-line prior to midnight
May 30 W Classes Begin
June 6 W Last Day to Audit
June 21 R Last Day to Withdraw
June 27 W Last Day of Classes
June 28 R Final Exams
July 2 M Final Grades due online by 12:00 noon
SUMMER SESSION II 10 Week Day and Evening Sessions – M/W; T/R
May 28 M Memorial Day- College Closed
May 29 T Last Day for 100% tuition refund in person by 5:00 PM or on-line prior to midnight
May 30 W Classes Begin – 1st M/W class
May 31 R 1st T/R class
June 14 R Last Day to Audit
July 4 W Holiday-College Closed
July 18 W Last Day to Withdraw
July 26 R Last Day for T/R Classes
July 30 M Last Day for M/W Classes
July 31 T Final Exams for T/R Classes
August 1 W Final Exams for M/W Classes
August 6 M Final grades due online by 12:00 noon
SUMMER SESSION III 5 Week Day and Evening Sessions – MTWR
June 29 F Last Day for 100% tuition refund in person by close of business
July 1 Su Last Day for 100% tuition refund online prior to midnight
July 2 M Classes Begin
July 4 W Holiday-College Closed
July 10 T Last Day to Audit
July 25 W Last Day to Withdraw
July 31 T Last Day of Classes
August 1 W Final Exams
August 6 M Final Grades due online by 12:00 noon

Notes:

  • SU I and III   Classes meet 17 Times (4 days a week) for 5 weeks plus a final exam day.
  • SU II   Classes meet 17 Times (2 days a week) for 10 weeks plus a final exam day.
  • 15 min. breaks built into classes meeting 2 hrs and 30 min. or longer
  • Calendar subject to change based on College needs and priorities.

Fall 2018

Month Date Day Activity Time
March 26-29 M-R Advising Week for Fall 2018 by appointment
April 2 M Registration begins for fall ’18 – Credit Classes
May 7 M New Student Success Workshops begin
July 11 W Open Advising 2:00 pm  – 5:00 pm
July 17 T Open Advising 10:00 am  – 1:00 pm
July 25 W Open Advising 3:00 pm  – 6:00 pm
July 31 T Open Advising 10:00 am  – 1:00 pm
August 1 W Open Advising 3:00 pm  – 6:00 pm
Registration begins for fall ’18 – Non-Credit Classes
August 6 M Fall Tuition Balance Due More Details
August 7 T Open Advising 3:00 pm  – 6:00 pm
August 8 W Open Advising 10:00 am- 1:00 pm
August 14 T Open Advising 10:00 am- 1:00 pm
August 15 W Open Advising 3:00 pm- 6:00 pm
August 21 T New Student Orientation 4:00 pm
Open Advising 10:00 am- 1:00 pm
August 22 W New Student Orientation 12:30 pm
August 23 R Open Advising 3:00 pm- 6:00 pm
New Student Orientation 9:30 am
August 27 M 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 28 T Classes begin for Fall 2018 Semester
August 28, 29 T, W Add/Drop (see College Add policy) 10:00 am – 1:00 pm / 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
August 30 R Senior Citizen Registration 9:00 am – 11:00 am
September 1-3 Sa-M Labor Day Weekend – College Closed
September 10 M Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund in person by 5:00 pm
October 1 M Last Day to Change to Audit
October 8 M Columbus Day – College open/Classes held
October 16 T Reading Day – No classes/College open
October 21 Su Mid-term Grades due On-Line
October 22-25 M-R Advising Week for Spring 2019 by appointment
 November 1 R Registration begins for Winter ’18 & Spring ’19 – Credit
 November 2 F Application deadline for December graduation
 November 12 M Veteran’s Day Observed – College open/Classes held
November 19 M Last Day to Withdraw in person by 5:00 pm
 November 21-25 W-Su Thanksgiving Recess – No classes
 November 22 R Thanksgiving Holiday – College Closed
 December 3 M Registration begins for Spring 2019 Non-Credit Classes
 December 10 M Last Day of Classes
 December 11-17 T-M Final Exams Week – Follow Class Meeting Time Schedule
 December 20 R Final Grades due Online by 12:00 Noon (through Faculty Service)
 December 25 T Christmas Holiday – College Closed
 December 28 F Final Fall grades available for viewing at myCommNet

Fall 2018 Academic Calendar Notes

(classes begin Tuesday, August 28)

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 4
Monday and Wednesday courses September 10

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

 

Tuesday courses September 4
Wednesday courses September 5
Thursday courses September 6
Friday courses September 7
Saturday courses September 8
Monday courses September 17
Online courses September 4
(full semester courses)
ENG 109 courses TBA

Last Class and Final Exam

 

Class Type Last Class Final Exam
Tuesday only December 4 December 11
Wednesday only December 5 December 12
Thursday only December 6 December 13
Tuesday/Thursday classes December 6 December 11 or 13
Friday only  December 7  December 14
Saturday only  December 8  December 15
Monday only December 3 December 10
Monday/Wednesday classes December 5  December 10 or 12

Note:

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.

*There are only 27 M/W class meeting plus a final exam date.
**There are only 13 Monday only class meetings, plus a final exam date.

Calendar subject to change based on College needs and priorities

Winter 2018

Month Date Day Activity Time
November 1, 2018 R Registration begins for Winter 2018
December 21 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 T 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 W First day of classes
December 31 M No class
January 1, 2019 T Holiday – College closed
January 2 W Last day to change to audit
January 10 R Last day to withdraw
January 14 M Last day of classes
January 15 T Final Exams
January 17 R Grades due online by 12:00 noon
January 21 M Holiday – College closed
January 22 T Grades available for viewing
January 24 R Classes begin for Spring 2019 Semester

12 class meetings plus a Final Exam day