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Academic Calendar 2019-2020


Semester Begins (All Classes ) August 19
100% Refund up to 8 calendar days from start of course
50% Refund 9–16 calendar days from start of course
Labor Day Recess (College Closed) August 31-September 2
Columbus Day (College Closed) October 14
Midterm Week October 13-19
College Fair September 25
Graduation Petition Deadline November 1
Spring ’20 Registration
Current & new students
November 12
Veterans Day (College Closed) November 11
Thanksgiving Recess (College Closed) November 28-December 1
Last Day to Withdraw November 27
Final Exam Week December 7-13
Winter Recess Begins (No Classes) December 14


Semester Begins (All Classes) January 13
100% Refund up to 8 calendar days from start of course
50% Refund 9–16 calendar days from start of the course
Faculty Seminar Day (No Classes ) January 9
Martin Luther King Day (College Closed) January 20
Pulaski Day (College Closed) March 2
Midterm Week March 8-14
Spring Break (No Classes) March 15-21
Graduation Petition Deadline April 1
Fall & Summer ’20 Registration
Current students 30+hrs. completed
March 30
Fall & Summer ’20 Registration
Current & new students
April 6
Spring Recess April 10-12
Last Day to Withdraw May 1
Final Exam Week May 8-14
Commencement May 15


Memorial Day (College Closed) May 25
First 5-Week Session May 26–June 25
Last Day to Withdraw (for 1st 5-Week Session) June 18
8-Week Session June 8–July 30
Graduation Petition Deadline July 1
Second 5-Week Session June 29–July 30
Independence Day (Closed) July 4
Last Day to Withdraw (for 8-Week Session) July 23
Last Day to Withdraw (for 2nd 5-Week Session) July 23

*Refund will be based on length of course. Check with Office of Admission and Records or Cashier’s Officefor details.