Academic Calendar

  • Fall 2014

    Last day to drop with 100% refund in person ...............................August 29

    Last day to drop with 100% refund, online, mail or fax...................September 1

    Labor Day, College closed  ....................................................... September 1

    Classes begin............................................................................September 2

    Drop/Add...................................................................................September 2-8

    Last day to drop with 50% refund  ...............................................September 15

    Last day to drop with Withdraw grade  ........................................ November 7

    Thanksgiving break  ...................................................................November 27-29

    Registration dates for Winter and Spring 2015

         Registration begins for students with 48+ earned credits  .........December 1

         Registration begins for students with 32+ earned credits  .........December 2

         Registration begins for students with 17+ earned credits  ....... December 3

         Registration begins for all returning students  ........................ December 4

         Registration begins for new students   ...................................December 8

    Last day of classes  .................................................................December 13

    Final examinations  ................................................................. December 15-20

    Academy of Culinary Arts Graduation  ....................................... December 18

    College closed..........................................................................December 24-January 1

Winter 2015 – January 2 through 15**

      (Classes meet for 11 days. No classes will be held on Saturday, January 10 or Sundays.)

      Last day to drop with 100% refund in person  ..................................December 24

      Last day to drop with 100% refund, online, mail or fax*  .................. January 1

      Classes begin  ........................................................................... January 2

      Last day to drop with 50% refund  ................................................ January 2

      Last day to drop with Withdraw grade  .......................................... January 3

      Last day of classes  ................................................................... January 15**

      (**If one of the 11 days is cancelled for inclement weather, classes will meet on January 16.)

      Spring 2015

      Last day to drop with 100% refund in person  ................................ January 16

      Last day to drop with 100% refund, online, mail or fax*  ................. January 19

      Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, College closed  ................................. January 19

      Classes begin  .......................................................................... January 20

      Drop/Add  ................................................................................. January 20-26

      Last day to drop with 50% refund  ................................................February 2

      Spring break  ............................................................................. March 16-21

      Last day to drop with Withdraw grade  ......................................... March 27

      Registration dates for Summer and Fall 2015

           Registration begins for students with 48 or more credits  .......... April 13

           Registration begins for students with 32 or more credits  .......... April 14

           Registration begins for students with 17 or more credits  .......... April 15

           Registration begins for all returning students  ...........................April 16

           Registration begins for new students  ......................................April 20

      Last day of classes  ...................................................................May 9

      Final examinations  ....................................................................May 11-16

      Academy of Culinary Arts Graduation  .........................................May 18

      Commencement  .......................................................................May 21

      Summer 2015 (There are no Friday classes.)

      Memorial Day, College closed  .................................................. May 25

      Full Summer Session, 13 weeks  .............................................. May 26-August 20

      Accelerated Session “A”   ......................................................... May 26-June 11

      First session, 6 weeks  ............................................................ May 26-July 2

      Accelerated Session “B”   ........................................................ June 15-July 1

      Second session, 8 weeks  ....................................................... June 29-August 20

      Independence Day, College closed  .......................................... July 4

      Third session, 6 weeks  ........................................................... July 13-August 20

      Last day to drop with 100% refund   ..................................... one day prior to start of session

      Drop/Add;  Last day to drop with 50% refund

      (accelerated session)   ............................................................ first day of session

      Drop/Add;  Last day to drop with 50% refund

      (6, 8 and 13 week sessions)   ................................................ five days after start of session

      Last day to drop with Withdraw grade,

          Accelerated session (“A” and “B)   ..................................... second day of session only

          6-week session (1st and 3rd sessions)   ...............................by end of third week

          8-week session (2nd session)   .......................................... by end of fourth week

          13-week session (full summer session)   .............................by end of fourth week