Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2018
  • Registration for continuing students: April 2–8
  • Open registration begins: April 9
  • Last day to register for classes that begin the week of August 20: August 19
  • Full-semester and first 8-week classes begin: August 20
  • Last day to register for classes that begin the week of September 10: September 9
  • 13-week classes begin: September 10
  • Last day to register for classes that begin the week of October 15: October 14
  • Second 8-week (midterm) classes begin: October 15
  • Deadline to petition for fall graduation: November 9
  • Deadline to withdraw from full-semester classes: November 30 (by 5 p.m.)
  • Last day of classes: December 7
  • Final examinations: December 10–14
  • Campus holidays and closures
    Faculty and Staff Development (offices closed 8–10 a.m.): August 13
    Labor Day (college closed): September 3
    Thanksgiving recess (begins at 5 p.m. on November 21) college closed: November 22–25
    Winter break (college closed): December 24–January 1

Spring Semester 2019

  • Registration for continuing students: October 29–November 4
  • Open registration begins: November 5
  • Last day to register for classes that begin the week of January 14: January 13
  • Full-semester and first 8-week classes begin: January 14
  • Last day to register for classes that begin the week of February 4: February 3
  • 13-week classes begin: February 4
  • Deadline to petition for spring graduation to participate in commencement: March 5
  • Last day to register for classes that begin the week of March 11: March 10
  • Second 8-week (midterm) classes begin: March 11
  • Deadline to petition for spring graduation not participating in commencement: April 5
  • Last day of classes: May 9
  • Final examinations: May 10–16
  • Commencement: May 16
  • Campus holidays and closures
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day (college closed): January 21
    Professional Development Day (no day or evening classes): February 28
    Spring vacation: March 16–24
    Spring holiday (college closed): March 22