Academic Calendar

Board-Approved Academic Calendars

Please note: Students may use the college's web-based registration system (PiratesNet) to add or drop classes. Dates listed above are for Full-Term classes only unless otherwise notated. Please see your class schedule for Short-Term, Late-Start or Summer deadline dates.

Fall 2019

April 22 College Established Deadline for Priority Registration
April 30 Priority Registration Date & Time available on PiratesNet for continuing and new students
May 6- June 14 Priority Registration period begins
June 13 New Student Day
June 17 Open Registration begins
July 8 Degree/Certificate Application period begins
August 26 Semester Begins
September 2 Labor Day
September 6 Residency Consideration filing deadline
September 8 Last day to add full-term* classes. Last day to drop full-term* classes without a “W”. Refund deadline for full-term* classes                 
September 9 Census Date for full-term* classes
September 26 Last day to file pass/no pass for full-term* classes
November 11 Veteran's Day
November 14 Last day to drop with a "W" for full-term* classes
November 22 Degree/Certificate Application deadline
November 28 Thanksgiving Day
November 28-31 Non-instructional Days
December 9-14 Finals Week
December 14 Classes End
December 25                       Christmas Day

*IMPORTANT NOTE: A full-term class is any class that begins August 26 and ends December 14. A short-term class is any class that doesn’t meet the full-term class definition. Students can register at their scheduled registration date and time or any time thereafter during scheduled registration hours until the day before the class begins.

Spring 2020

October 14 College Established Deadline for Priority Registration
October 21 Priority Registration Date & Time available on PiratesNet for continuing and new students
October 28 - November 22 Priority Registration period begins
November 25 - January 12 Open Registration period begins
November 4 Degree/Certificate Application period begins
January 13 Classes Begin
January 20 Martin L. king Jr.   
January 24 Residency Consideration Deadline
January 26 Last day to add full-term* classes. Last day to drop full-term* classes without a “W”. Refund deadline for full-term classes
February 18 Pass/No Pass grading request deadline for full term* classes
February 14 Lincoln Holiday
February 17 Washington Holiday
March 6 Degree/Certificate Application Deadline to guarantee your name in the commencement program (must be eligible at time of application)
April 3 Degree/Certificate Applications deadline
April 4 Last day to drop full-term* classes with a “W”
April 27 - May 5 Finals Week
May 1, 6:00 p.m. Graduation
May 2 Classes End

 *IMPORTANT NOTE: A full-term class is any class that begins January 13 and ends May 2. A short-term class is any class that doesn’t meet the full-term class definition. Students can register at their scheduled registration date and time or any time thereafter during scheduled registration hours until the day before the class begins.

Summer 2020

October 1, 2019 Admissions Application Opens
TBA Online Class Schedule available
March 9 College Established Deadline for Priority Registration
March 16 Priority Registration Date & Time available on PiratesNet for continuing and new students
March 23 - April 17 Priority Registration period begins
April 20- May 3 Open Registration period begins
May 4 Classes Begin 
See class Schedule* Varies by Class* Census Date
See class Schedule* Varies by Class* Last day to add full-term* classes. Last day to drop full-term* classes without a “W”. Refund deadline for full-term classes
See class Schedule* Varies by Class* Pass/No Pass grading request deadline for full term* classes
May 14 Residency Consideration filing deadline
May 25 Memorial Day
July 3 Independence day
August 15 Classes End

**For Summer 2020 class deadlines, please see check the PiratesNet Class Search as each section may be different.