2020-2021 College Catalog 
    
    Dec 04, 2020  
2020-2021 College Catalog

Academic Calendar Fall 2020 - Summer 2021


(dates subject to change) revised 011/30/2020
 

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT FOR ANY STATE HOLIDAY NOT LISTED IN THE BELOW SESSION INFORMATION, CLASSES ARE HELD.

FALL 2020 FULL TERM - 15 Week Session (Aug. 26-Dec. 15)

Aug 25 Registration deadline and last day to drop classes with full tuition refund
Aug 26 Classes begin, add/drop period begins
Aug 31-Sep 3 Welcome Week
Sept 2 Last day for students to add a class
Sept 7 Labor Day - college closed
Sept 8 Last day for students to drop a class (with 50% tuition refund)
Sept 17 Constitution Day (classes in session)
Sept 25 Last day to select audit option
TBD Professional Development Day for faculty/staff
Sept 30 Last day to apply for December or January graduation
Oct 16 Faculty submit midterm grades (by noon)
Oct 20 Reading Day  *See Additional Notes 
Nov 2 Winter ‘20 and Spring ‘21 registration begins for current students
Nov 2-3 Advising days (classes in session)  
Nov 9 Last day to submit incomplete work from Spring ‘20 and Summer ‘20
  Winter ‘20 and Spring ‘21 registration begins for new (first-year, transfer, and re-enrolled) students
Nov 25 College open - no classes in session
Nov 26-29 Thanksgiving recess - no classes
Dec 7 Last day to withdraw from a class
Dec 15 Last day of classes
Dec 17 Faculty submit final grades (by noon)
Dec 21 Grades available to students on web

FALL 2020 - 7 Week Modular Session - “Mod 1” (Aug. 31 - Oct. 19)

Aug 28 Registration deadline and last day to drop classes with full tuition refund - in-person   (online - Aug 30)   
Aug 31 Classes begin 
Sept 4 Last day to drop a class (with 50% tuition refund)
Sept 7 Labor Day - college closed
Sept 11 Last day to select audit option
Sept 17 Constitution Day - classes in session
Sept 28 Last day to withdraw from a class and last day to select pass/fail option
Oct 19 Last day of classes
Oct 21 Faculty submit final grades (by noon)

FALL 2020 - 12 Week Modular Session - “Flex Start” (Sept. 15 - Dec. 11)

Sept 14 Registration deadline and last day to drop classes with full tuition refund
Sept 15 Classes begin
Sept 17 Constitution Day - classes in session
Sep 25 Last day to drop classes (with 50% tuition refund)
Oct 2 Last day to select audit option
Oct 20 Reading Day* *See Additional Notes
Nov 16 Last day to withdraw from a class and last day to select pass/fail option
Nov 25 College open - no classes in session
Nov 26-29 Thanksgiving recess - no classes
Dec 11 Last day of classes
Dec 17 Faculty submit final grades (by noon)
Dec 21 Grades available to students on web

FALL 2020 - 7 Week Modular Session - “Mod 2” (Oct. 21 - Dec. 11)

Oct 20 Registration deadline and last day to drop a class with a full tuition refund 
Oct 21 Classes begin
Oct 28 Last day to drop a class (with 50% tuition refund)
Nov 6 Last day to select audit option
Nov 18 Last day to withdraw from a class and last day to select pass/fail option
Nov 25 College open - no classes in session
Nov 26-29 Thanksgiving recess - no classes
Dec 11 Last day of classes
Dec 17 Faculty submit final grades (by noon)
Dec 21 Grades available to students on web

WINTER 2020 - 3 Week Session (Dec. 29 - Jan. 19)

Dec 28 Registration deadline and last day to drop classes for a full tuition refund online 
Dec 29 Classes begin
Jan 1 New Year’s Day - college closed 
Jan 5 Last day to select audit option
Jan 12 Last day to withdraw from class and last day to select pass/fail option
Jan 18 Martin Luther King Day - college closed
Jan 19 Last day of classes
Jan 21 Faculty submit final grades (by noon)

SPRING 2021 FULL TERM - 15 Week Session (Jan. 22 - May 17)

TBD New student orientation
Jan 21 Registration deadline and last day to drop classes with full tuition refund
Jan 22 Classes begin, add/drop period begins
Jan 29 Last day for students to add a class
TBD Professional Development Day for faculty/staff
Feb 4 Last day for students to drop a class (with 50% tuition refund)
Feb 12-15 Presidents’ Recess - classes not in session
Feb 12 Classes NOT in session - college open
Feb 15 Classes NOT in session - college closed
Feb 19 Last day to select audit option 
Feb 28 Last day to apply for spring (May ‘21) graduation
  and last day to apply for summer (August ‘21) graduation - to participate in commencement
Mar 15-21 Spring Break - classes not in session
Mar 22 Faculty submit mid-term grades (by noon)
Apr 2 Day of Reflection - college closed
Apr 5 Summer ‘21 and Fall ‘21 registration begins for current students 
Apr 5-6 Advising days (classes in session)
Apr 12 Summer ‘21 and Fall ‘21 registration begins for new (first-year, transfer, and re-enrolled) students
  and last day to withdraw from a class, last day to select pass/fail option, and last day to submit incomplete work from Fall ‘20 and Intersession ‘20
May 17 Last day of classes
May 19 Faculty submit final grades (by noon)
May 21 Commencement Ceremony (tentative)
May 22 Grades available to students on web

SPRING 2021 - 7 Week Modular Session - “Mod 1” (Jan. 22 - Mar. 22)

Jan 21 Registration deadline and last day to drop classes for a full tuition refund
Jan 22 Classes begin
Jan 29 Last day to drop a class (with 50% tuition refund)
Feb 5 Last day to select audit option
TBD Professional Development Day for faculty/staff
Feb 12-15 Presidents’ Recess - classes not in session
Feb 15 Classes NOT in session - college closed
Feb 22 Last day to withdraw from a class and last day to select pass/fail option
Mar 15-21 Spring Break - classes not in session
Mar 22 Last day of classes
Mar 25 Faculty submit final grades (by noon)

Spring 2021 - 12 Week Modular Session - “Flex Start” (Feb. 16 - May 17)

Feb 15 Registration deadline and last day to drop classes for a full tuition refund
Feb 16 Classes begin
Feb 25 Last day to drop classes (with 50% tuition refund)
Mar 2 Last day to select audit option
Mar 15-21 Spring Break - classes not in session
Apr 2 Day of Reflection - college closed
Apr 19 Last day to withdraw from class and last day to select pass/fail option
May 17 Last day of classes
May 19 Faculty submit final grades (by noon)
May 21 Commencement Ceremony (tentative)
May 22 Grades available to students on web

SPRING 2021 - 7 Week Modular Session - “Mod 2” (Mar. 23 - May 10)

Mar 22 Registration deadline and last day to drop classes for a full tuition refund
Mar 23 Classes begin
Mar 31 Last day to drop a class (with 50% tuition refund)
Apr 2 Day of Reflection - college closed 
Apr 7 Last day to select audit option
Apr 20 Last day to withdraw from class and last day to select pass/fail option
May 10 Last day of classes
May 17 Faculty submit final grades (by noon)
May 22 Grades available to students on web

Summer 2021 - 7 Week Modular Session - “Mod 1” (May 24 - Jul 14)

May 21 Registration deadline and last day to drop classes for a full tuition refund in-person  (online - May 23)  
May 24 Classes begin
May 31 Memorial Day observed - college closed 
Jun 4 Last day to select audit option
Jun 25 Last day to withdraw from class and last day to select pass/fail option
Jul 5 Independent Day observed - college closed 
Jul 12 Last day of classes
Jul 14 Faculty submit final grades (by noon)
Jul 16 Grades available to students on web

Summer 2021 - 8 Week Modular Session - “Mod 2” (Jun 14 - Aug 9)

Jun 11 Registration deadline and last day to drop classes for a full tuition refund in-person  (online - Jun 13)   
Jun 14 Classes begin
Jun 25 Last day to select audit option 
Jul 5 Independent Day observed - college closed 
Jul 23 Last day to withdraw from class and last day to select pass/fail option
Aug 9  Last day of classes
Aug 11 Faculty submit final grades (by noon)
Aug 13  Grades available to students on web 

Summer 2021 - 6 Week Modular Session - “Mod 3” (Jul 12 - Aug 20)

Jul 9 Registration deadline and last day to drop classes for a full tuition refund in-person  (online - Jul 11)  
Jul 12 Classes begin
Jul 23 Last day to select audit option
Aug 6 Last day to withdraw from class and last day to select pass/fail option
Aug 20 Last day of classes
Aug 24 Faculty submit final grades (by noon)
Aug 26 Grades available to students on web

 *Please Note - Reading Days are to be used as study days, and/or optional make-up class time at the discretion of 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