Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Spring 2016
Date Event
January 19 Classes begin
February 7 Early alerts submitted
February 15-20 Break week
March 13 Warning grades submitted
March 27 Last day to drop a full-term course with a W grade
March 28-April 2 No classes - Spring Break
May 7 Last day of classes
May 9-14 Final exams
May 14 Commencement
Summer 2016
Date Event
May 31 - July 2 Summer session 1
July 10 - August 12 Summer session 2
Fall 2016
Date Event
Aug 19 Start Up
Aug 22 Classes Start
Sept 5 Labor Day
Oct 10-15 Columbus Day Break
Nov 21-26 Thanksgiving
Dec 10 Last Day of Classes
Dec 12-17 Finals
Spring 2017
Date Event
Jan 13 Start Up
Jan 16 MLK Day
Jan 17 Classes Start
Feb 20-25 Break Week
Apr 3-8 Break Week
May 6 Last Day of Classes
May 8-13 Finals
May 13 or 14 (TBD) Commencement
Fall 2017
Date Event
Aug 18 Start Up
Aug 21 Classes Start
Sept 4 Labor Day
Oct 9-14 Columbus Day Break
Nov 20-25 Thanksgiving
Dec 9 Last Day of Classes
Dec 11-16 Finals
Spring 2018
Date Event
Jan 12 Start Up
Jan 15 MLK Day
Jan 16 Classes Start
Feb 19-24 Break Week
Apr 2-7 Break Week
May 5 Last Day of Classes
May 7-12 Finals
May 12 or 13(TBD) Commencement

Day and evening summer sessions of varying lengths are offered throughout the summer. Specific information is available from the Enrollment Advisement Center. The campus buildings are open for student use Monday through Friday from 6 am until 11 pm. On weekends and College holidays, buildings are open only for scheduled classes or events.

College Closings

If the college closes due to inclement weather or other emergency, an announcement will be posted on this website and released to local radio and television stations. To avoid overloading campus phone lines, please check online or tune in to a media station in your area for information.

Text Alert Service

You can sign up to receive text messages about college closings and emergencies on campus: Text "ccc" to 31996 or sign up using this form.