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Below, you will find important dates for each of the four terms that make up our academic year.

2019-2020 Academic Calendar


Fall Term

Aug. 24-Dec. 20, 2019

APRIL 17

REGISTRATION BEGINS

Aug. 26-Dec. 8

15-week session

Dec. 9-15

Final exams for 15-week session

Aug. 26-Oct. 20

First eight-week session*

Sept. 6-Dec. 15

Weekend session*

Sept. 9-Dec. 8

13-week session

Dec. 9-15

Final exams for 13-week session

Oct. 21-Dec. 15

Second eight-week session*

   

Aug. 31-Sept. 2

Labor Day break
No classes beginning or after 4:30 p.m. on Aug. 30.

Nov. 28-Dec. 1

Thanksgiving break 
No classes beginning or after 4:30 p.m. Nov. 27.

*Final exam will be given during the last class.

Note: Designated science classes with laboratory requirements will start Aug. 24.

Winter Term

Jan. 6-21, 2020

EARLY OCTOBER

REGISTRATION BEGINS

Jan. 6-19

Two-week session*

Jan. 20

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day 
No classes.

 *Winter term final exam will be given during the last class.

Note: Classes scheduled at locations not owned or controlled by the college may meet on days and times when the college is closed

Spring Term

January 22-May 22, 2020

MID-NOVEMBER

REGISTRATION BEGINS

Jan. 22-May 10

15-week session

May 13-19

Final exams for 15-week session

Jan. 22-March 15

First eight-week session*

Jan. 24-May 17

Weekend session*

Feb. 3-May 10

13-week session

May 13-19

Final exams for 13-week session

March 23-May 17

Second eight-week session*

   

March 16-22

Spring break 
No classes.

May 11-12

Make-up Instructional Time**
Not applicable to eight-week session.

*Final exam will be given during the last day of class.

**These days may be used for scheduled instruction in the event of unscheduled closings or for final exam preparation.

Summer Term

May 26-Aug. 21, 2020

EARLY MARCH

REGISTRATION BEGINS

May 23-25

Memorial Day break 
No classes.

July 3-5

Independence Day
No classes.

*Summer term final exams will be given during the last class.

Note: In the event the college experiences unscheduled closings, session start and end dates may be adjusted within the term. Classes scheduled at locations not owned or controlled by the college may meet on days and times when the college is closed for college breaks and scheduled holidays.