Academic Calendar

  • Fall 2015

    Last day to drop with 100% refund in person ...............................August 28

    Last day to drop with 100% refund, online, mail or fax...................August 30

    Classes begin............................................................................August 31

    Drop/Add...................................................................................Aug. 31-Sept. 4

    Labor Day, College closed  ....................................................... September 7

    Last day to drop with 50% refund  ...............................................September 14

    Last day to drop with Withdraw grade  ........................................ October 30

    Thanksgiving break  ...................................................................November 26-28

    Registration dates for Winter and Spring 2016

         Registration begins for students with 48+ earned credits  ........TBD

         Registration begins for students with 32+ earned credits  .........TBD

         Registration begins for students with 17+ earned credits  ....... TBD

         Registration begins for all returning students  ........................ TBD

         Registration begins for new students   ...................................TBD

    Last day of classes  .................................................................December 12

    Final examinations  ................................................................. December 14-19

    Academy of Culinary Arts Graduation  ....................................... December 17

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

Winter 2016 – January 4 through 16**

      (Classes meet for 11 days. No classes will be held on Sundays.)

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

      Last day to drop with 100% refund, online, mail or fax*  .................. January 3

      Classes begin  ........................................................................... January 4

      Last day to drop with 50% refund  ................................................ January 4

      Last day to drop with Withdraw grade  .......................................... January 5

      Last day of classes  ................................................................... January 16**

      (**If one of the 11 days is cancelled for inclement weather, classes will meet on January 15.)

      Spring 2016

      Last day to drop with 100% refund in person  ................................ January 15

      Last day to drop with 100% refund, online, mail or fax*  ................. January 18

      Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, College closed  ................................. January 18

      Classes begin  .......................................................................... January 19

      Drop/Add  ................................................................................. January 19-25

      Last day to drop with 50% refund  ................................................February 1

      Spring break  ............................................................................. March 14-19

      Last day to drop with Withdraw grade  ......................................... March 25

      Registration dates for Summer and Fall 2015

           Registration begins for students with 48 or more credits  .......... TBD

           Registration begins for students with 32 or more credits  .......... TBD

           Registration begins for students with 17 or more credits  .......... TBD

           Registration begins for all returning students  ...........................TBD

           Registration begins for new students  ......................................TBD

      Last day of classes  ...................................................................May 7

      Final examinations  ....................................................................May 9-14

      Academy of Culinary Arts Graduation  .........................................May 16

      Commencement  .......................................................................May 19

      Summer 2016 (There are no Friday classes.)

      Full Summer Session, 13 weeks  .............................................. May 23-August 18

      Accelerated Session "A"  ..........................................................May 23-June 9

      First session, 6 weeks  ............................................................ May 23-June 30

      Memorial Day, College closed  ..................................................May 30

      Accelerated Session "B"  ..........................................................June 13-29

      Second session, 8 weeks  ....................................................... June 27-August 18

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

      Third session, 6 weeks  ........................................................... July 11-August 18

      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,

          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