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Registration dates:

  • Registration for Winter Session (December 19 - January 18) and Spring 2020 is open now.

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Academic Calendar

Fall 2019 (15-week session/12-week session/7-week minisessions)

Saturday-MondayAug. 31 - Sept. 2, 2019Holiday: Labor Day (College Closed)
TuesdaySept. 3, 2019Classes begin for Fall 2019 full-term (15-week session) and Fall Minisession I (7-week session)
MondaySept. 23, 2019Classes begin for Fall 12-week session
MondayOct. 7, 2019Last day to withdraw without a grade (Fall Minisession I classes); Last day to change a credit to an audit or an audit to a credit (Fall Minisession I classes)
MondayOct. 21, 2019Fall Minisession I classes end
ThursdayOct. 24, 2019Fall Minisession II classes begin (7-week session)
FridayNov. 15, 2019Last day to withdraw without a grade or change to credit/audit (Fall full-term classes)
MondayNov. 18, 2019Last day to withdraw without a grade or change to credit/audit (Fall 12-week term classes)
Wednesday-SundayNov. 27 - Dec.1, 2019Holiday: Thanksgiving break (College closed)
MondayDec. 2, 2019Last day to withdraw without a grade or change to credit/audit (Fall Minisession II classes)
MondayDec. 16, 2019Classes end for Fall 2019 full-term, 12-week session and Minisession II
FridayDec. 20, 2019College closes at 3 p.m. for Winter Break

Winter Session (4-week session)

ThursdayDec. 19, 2019Classes begin for Winter Session
ThursdayJan. 2, 2020
College reopens after Winter Break
ThursdayJan. 9, 2020
Last day to withdraw without a grade or change to audit/credit for Winter Session
ThursdayJan. 16, 2020Winter Commencement
SaturdayJan. 18, 2020
Classes end for Winter Session

Spring 2020 (15-week session/12-week session/7-week minisessions)

MondayJan. 20, 2020Holiday: Martin Luther King Day (College closed)
TuesdayJan. 21, 2020
Classes begin for Spring Full-term and Minisession I
MondayFeb. 10, 2020
Classes begin for Spring 12-week session
MondayFeb. 24, 2020
Last day to withdraw without a grade for Minisession I; Last day to change to audit/credit for Minisession I
MondayMar. 9, 2020Classes end for Spring Minisession I
ThursdayMar. 12, 2020
Classes begin for Spring Minisession II
FridayMar. 20, 2020
Last day to withdraw without a grade for Spring Full-term classes; Last day to change to audit/credit for Spring Full-term classes
Monday-TuesdayMar. 23-24, 2020
Spring Break: No credit classes; Offices close at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Mar. 24
Wednesday- Sunday
Mar. 25-29, 2020Spring Break (College closed)
MondayApr. 6, 2020Last day to withdraw without a grade for Spring 12-week session; Last day to change to audit/credit for Spring 12-week session
SundayApr. 12, 2020Holiday: Easter (College closed)
MondayApr. 27, 2020
Last day to withdraw without a grade for Spring Minisession II; Last day to change a audit/credit for Spring Minisession II
MondayMay 11, 2020Classes end for Spring 2019 Full-term, 12-week session, and Minisession II
ThursdayMay 14, 2020Academic Excellence Awards Reception
FridayMay 15, 2020Spring Commencement (two ceremonies)

Summer Session I 2020 (6-week session)

Saturday-MondayMay 23-25, 2020
Holiday: Memorial Day (College closed)
TuesdayMay 26, 2020
Classes begin for Summer Session I (6-Week Session)
TuesdayJune 16, 2020Last day to withdraw or change to audit/credit without a grade for Summer Session I (6-Week Session) classes
Friday-SaturdayJuly 3-4, 2020
Holiday: Independence Day (college closed)
SundayJuly 5, 2020
Classes end for Summer Session I (6-Week Session)

Summer Session II 2020 (12-week session)

TuesdayMay 26, 2020
Classes begin for Summer Session II (12-week session)
Friday-SaturdayJuly 3-4, 2020Holiday: Independence Day (college closed)
TuesdayJuly 21, 2020Last day to withdraw without a grade or change to audit/credit for Summer Session II (12-week session)
WednesdayAug. 12, 2020
Classes end for Summer Session II (12-week session)

Summer Session III 2020 (9-week session)

MondayJune 15, 2020
Classes begin for Summer Session III (9-week session)
Friday-SaturdayJuly 3-4, 2020
Holiday: Independence Day (college closed)
MondayJuly 20, 2020Last day to withdraw without a grade or change to audit/credit for Summer Session III (9-week session)
SundayAug. 19, 2020
Classes end for Summer Session III (9-Week Session)

Summer Session IV 2020 (6-week session)

Friday-SaturdayJuly 3-4, 2020
Holiday: Independence Day (college closed)
MondayJuly 6, 2020Classes begin for Summer Session IV (6-week session)
MondayJuly 27, 2020Last day to withdraw without a grade or change to audit/credit for Summer Session IV (6-week session)
SundayAug. 16, 2020
Classes end for Summer Session IV (6-Week Session)

All dates are potentially subject to change.