Academic Calendar

2019-2020 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2019
Monday, August 26 Professional Day; fall semester begins
Monday, August 26 Senior citizen, cross-registration and High School Partnership Program registration;
Last day to drop General Fund (15-week) Classes and receive full tuition refund
Tuesday, August 27 Fall classes begin
Accelerated Session 1 (8-week) classes begin
Monday, September 2 Labor Day (college closed)
Monday, September 9 Last day to receive 50 percent General Fund (15-week) tuition refund
Tuesday, September 10 Accelerated Session 2 (12-week) classes begin
Friday, October 11 Accelerated Session 1 ends
Monday, October 14 Accelerated Session 1 grades due
Monday, October 14 Accelerated Session 3 (8-week) classes begin
Tuesday, October 15 December 2019 graduation application due
Tuesday, October 22 Reading Day (no classes) **/***
Wednesday, October 16 Accelerated Session 3 (8-week) classes begin
Monday, November 4 Last day to drop General Fund (15-week) classes without academic penalty; last day to make up incompletes
Wednesday, November 27 Thanksgiving Recess begins (no classes) **
Thursday-Saturday, November 28-30 Thanksgiving Recess (college closed)
Monday, December 2 Classes resume
Saturday, December 7 Last day of classes
Monday-Sunday, December 9-15 Final exams
Wednesday, December 18 Final grades due (by 12 noon)
Monday, December 23 Fall semester ends
Winter Intersession 2019-20
Thursday, December 26 Winter Intersession begins
Monday, January 13 Winter Intersession ends
Spring Semester 2020
Monday, January 20 Martin Luther King Day (college closed)
Tuesday, January 21 Professional Day
Wednesday, January 22 Spring classes begin
Accelerated Session 1 (8-week) begins
Thursday, February 6 Last day to receive 50 percent General Fund (15-week) tuition refund
Friday, February 7 Accelerated Session 2 (12-week) begins
Friday-Monday, February 14-17 Presidents’ Recess (college closed)
Wednesday, March 11 Accelerated Session 1 ends
Friday, March 13 Accelerated Session 1 grades due
Sunday, March 15 May 2020 graduation application deadline
Monday-Sunday, March 16-22 Spring recess (no classes) **
Monday, March 23 Classes resume
Accelerated Session 3 (8-week) begins
Thursday, April 2 Last day to drop General Fund (15-week) classes without academic penalty
Last day to make up incompletes
Friday, April 10 Good Friday/Day of Reflection (college closed)
Thursday, May 7 Reading Day (no classes) **/***
Saturday, May 9 Last day of classes
Monday-Sunday, May 11-17 Final exams
Thursday, May 21 Final grades due (by noon)
Monday, May 25 Memorial Day (college closed)
Wednesday, May 27 Commencement
Monday, June 1 Spring semester ends

*College office hours may be limited.

**Administrative offices open.

***Reading Days are to be used as study days and/or optional make-up class time at the discretion of the faculty members. No faculty member will be assigned additional duty during the scheduled reading days and no student shall be penalized for not attending any activities/classes on a reading day.

The term “college closed” means that no classes – credit or non-credit – will be held and no college services will be available. The “no classes” dates do not apply to Continuing Education non-credit classes. Please note: start and end dates vary for accelerated credit courses and non-credit classes.