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 Spring 2017 Summer 2017 Fall 2017 Spring 2018
Early registration opens Oct 31, 2016 Jan 16 March 20 Oct 30, 2017
Late registration Jan 5 May 15 Aug 24 Jan 4-5
First day of classes Jan 9  May 16 Aug 28 Jan 8
Drop/Add week
(closes at 5pm on last day)
Jan 9-12  May 16-19 Aug 28-31 Jan 8-11
Last day to drop classes Jan 12  May 19 Aug 31 Jan 11
Mid-term grades due March 6  n/a Oct 16 March 5
Last day to withdraw
(full semester)
March 23  July 6 Nov 2 March 22
Last day of classes April 28  August 9 Dec 8 April 27
Examination week begins May 1  n/a Dec 11 April 30
Examination week ends May 5  n/a Dec 15 May 4
Commencement May 5, 6  n/a Dec 16 May 4,5
Final grades available  May 9 Aug 15 Dec 19 May 8
Payment Dates Spring 2017 Summer 2017 Fall 2017 Spring 2018
Employer Tuition Reimbursement paperwork due Dec 15, 2016 May 11 Aug 10 tbd
Tuition due (50% or 25% or 33.33%) Dec 15, 2016 May 11 Aug 10 tbd
Direct bookstore charges
(charge books to bookstore)
Jan 3-13 May 8 - 19 Aug 21 - Sep 1 tbd
Book advance available Jan 6 May 12 Aug 25 tbd
Tuition due (25% or 33.33%) Jan 6 June 15 Sep 26 tbd
Tuition due (25% or 33.34%) Feb 16 July 13 Oct 19 tbd
Tuition due (25%) March 16 n/a Nov 16 tbd
Other Important Dates Spring 2017 Summer 2017 Fall 2017 Spring 2018
Financial Aid Refunds - Direct Deposit Jan 25 May 30 Sept 13 tbd
Consortium Student Refunds (all sites) Feb 10 June 16 Oct 6 tbd


Last updated: 3/16/2017. Information presented is subject to change.