Academic Calendar

Spring 2016 | Summer 2016 | Calendar Notice

Spring Semester 2016 - Regular Classes

January 11 - May 13

Event Date
Tuition payment deadline: after Dec 17, payment is due within 24 hours of registration. Dec. 17, 2015
Classes begin Jan. 11, 2016
Last day to add a class Jan. 15
Last day to drop a class Jan. 15
Holiday, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., No Classes Jan. 18
Financial aid applied to student accounts for spring 2016 begins Jan. 19
Financial aid disbursement ** Jan. 22
Holiday, President's Day, No Classes Feb. 15
Graduation application priority deadline Mar. 1
Success Day Mar. 1
Spring Break Mar. 7-12
Summer registration begins - current students Mar. 14
Fall registration begins - current students Apr. 18
Last day to withdraw from full-term courses* Check e-Services
Final Examinations May 9-13
Commencement May 16

* For online, hybrid and courses that meet less than the full semester, check eServices for withdrawal deadlines.

** On financial aid disbursement day, direct deposits are sent to your bank or disbursement checks are mailed to your permanent address on file. Be sure your permanent address is current.

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Spring Semester 2016 - Weekend Classes

January 22 - April 16

Event Date
Tuition payment deadline: after Dec 17, payment is due within 24 hours of registration. Dec. 17, 2015
Weekend Classes begin Jan. 22, 2016
Last day to add a class Jan. 25
Last day to drop a class Jan. 25
Spring Break Mar. 7-12
Last day to withdraw Check e-Services
Final Examinations Apr. 15-16

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Summer Semester 2016 - May 31 - August 4

May 31 - June 17 (3-week classes)

May 31 - July 1 (5-week classes)

May 31 - July 15 (7-week classes)

The following calendar covers the 3 different sessions above.

Event Date
Tuition payment deadline: after May 8, payment is due within 24 hours of registration. May 9, 2016
First day of class May 31
Last day to add a class June 2
Last day to drop a class June 6
Financial aid applied to student accounts begins June 6
Financial aid disbursement ** June 9
Last day to withdraw Check e-Services
3-week classes end June 17
5-week classes end July 1
Graduation application deadline July 1
Independence Day Holiday, No Classes July 4
7-week classes end July 15

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June 13 - July 29 (7-week classes)

Event Date
Tuition payment deadline: after May 9, payment is due within 24 hours of registration. May 9, 2016
Financial aid applied to student accounts begins June 6
Financial aid disbursement ** June 9
Classes begin June 13
Last day to add a class June 14
Last day to drop a class June 14
Last day to withdraw Check e-Services
Independence Day Holiday, No Classes July 4
Classes end July 29

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July 5 - August 4 (5-week classes)

Event Date
Tuition payment deadline: after May 9, payment is due within 24 hours of registration. May 9, 2016
Financial aid applied to student accounts begins June 6
Financial aid disbursement ** June 9
Classes begin July 5
Last day to add a class July 6
Last day to drop a class July 6
Last day to withdraw Check e-Services
Classes end Aug. 4

Classes which start after June 5 can be added and dropped through the end of the first business day that follows the first scheduled class meeting.

** On financial aid disbursement day, direct deposits are sent to your bank or disbursement checks are mailed to your permanent address on file. Be sure your permanent address is current.

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The academic calendar is subject to modification or interruption due to occurrences such as fire, flood, labor disputes and interruption of utility services. 

In the event of any such occurrences, the College will attempt to accommodate students. 

We will not, however, guarantee that courses of instruction, student activities or other College programs or events will be completed or rescheduled. 

Refunds will be made to eligible students only according to the policies adopted by the College.