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 Summer 2016 Fall 2016 Spring 2017 Summer 2017
Early registration opens Jan 18 March 28 Oct 31, 2016 Jan 16
Late registration May 16 Aug 24-26 Jan 4-6 May 15
First day of classes May 17 Aug 29 Jan 9  May 16
Drop/Add week
(closes at 5pm on last day)
May 17-20 Aug 29-Sept 1 Jan 9-12  May 16-19
Last day to drop classes May 20 Sept 1 Jan 12  May 19
Mid-term grades due n/a Oct 17 March 6  n/a
Last day to withdraw
(full semester)
July 7 Nov 3 March 23  July 6
Last day of classes Aug 10 Dec 9 April 28  August 9
Examination week begins n/a Dec 12 May 1  n/a
Examination week ends n/a Dec 16 May 5  n/a
Commencement n/a Dec 17 May 5, 6  n/a
Final grades available Aug 16 Dec 20  May 9 Aug 15
Payment Dates Summer 2016 Fall 2016 Spring 2017 Summer 2017
Employer Tuition Reimbursement paperwork due May 12 Aug 11 tbd tbd
Tuition due (50% or 25% or 33.33%) May 12 Aug 11 tbd tbd
Direct bookstore charges
(charge books to bookstore)
May 9-20 Aug 22 - Sept 2 tbd tbd
Book advance available May 13 Aug 26 tbd tbd
Tuition due (25% or 33.33%) June 16 Sept 27 tbd tbd
Tuition due (25% or 33.34%) July 14 Oct 20 tbd tbd
Tuition due (25%) n/a Nov 17 tbd n/a
Other Important Dates Summer 2016 Fall 2016 Spring 2017 Summer 2017
Financial Aid Refunds - Direct Deposit May 31 Sept 15 tbd tbd
Consortium Student Refunds (all sites) June 17 Sept 30 tbd tbd


Last updated: 6/2/2016. Information presented is subject to change.