Important Dates as a Glance

If you are taking classes at your local community college, check their academic guide for important dates! Full academic calendars are available.

Registration Dates Fall 2016 Spring 2017 Summer 2017
Early registration opens March 28 Oct 31, 2016 Jan 16
Late registration Aug 24-26 Jan 5 May 15
First day of classes Aug 29 Jan 9  May 16
Drop/Add week
(closes at 5pm on last day)
Aug 29-Sept 1 Jan 9-12  May 16-19
Last day to drop classes Sept 1 Jan 12  May 19
Mid-term grades due Oct 17 March 6  n/a
Last day to withdraw
(full semester)
Nov 3 March 23  July 6
Last day of classes Dec 9 April 28  August 9
Examination week begins Dec 12 May 1  n/a
Examination week ends Dec 16 May 5  n/a
Commencement Dec 17 May 5, 6  n/a
Final grades available Dec 20  May 9 Aug 15
Payment Dates Fall 2016 Spring 2017 Summer 2017
Employer Tuition Reimbursement paperwork due Aug 11 Dec 15, 2016 tbd
Tuition due (50% or 25% or 33.33%) Aug 11 Dec 15, 2016 tbd
Direct bookstore charges
(charge books to bookstore)
Aug 22 - Sept 2 Jan 3-13 tbd
Book advance available Aug 26 Jan 6 tbd
Tuition due (25% or 33.33%) Sept 27 Jan 6 tbd
Tuition due (25% or 33.34%) Oct 20 Feb 16 tbd
Tuition due (25%) Nov 17 March 16 n/a
Other Important Dates Fall 2016 Spring 2017 Summer 2017
Financial Aid Refunds - Direct Deposit Sept 15 Jan 25 tbd
Consortium Student Refunds (all sites) Sept 30 Feb 10 tbd


Last updated: 10/17/2016. Information presented is subject to change.