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Academic Calendar Fall 2018

FALL SEMESTER 2018

Preferred Date for Guaranteed Financial Aid Processing for Fall Semester. Financial Aid will be processed for Fall after this date!   Guaranteed Financial Aid ready for Fall if all aspects of financial aid are in place by this date June 1
   
Registration for Fall 2018  June 22-August 26
New Student Orientation  (online available at Orientation Page,) 
June/August
Faculty and Staff Official Opening Day of Semester August 20
17 week classes begin August 20

 *Final Registration  ($25.00  final registration fee will be assessed within 24 hours of registration)

August 22-26 
College Convocation, 9:00 a.m. August 24
Cafeteria and Dormitories Open (check website and  Housing Page for times) August 26
16 Week and First 8 Week Classes Begin August 27
**Schedule Changes ONLY (no new student registration during this time) August 27 & 28
Saturday Classes Begin September 1
Labor Day Holiday Observed (no classes; offices and library closed) September 3
14 Week Classes Begin September 10
Official Census Date (1615 week classes ONLY) September  12
Constitution Day Observed (classes meet as scheduled) September 17
1st  8 week classes end October 19
Mid-Semester October 22
Second 8 Week Classes Begin October 22
Fall Break (no classes,offices & library closed) October 26
Last Day to Drop 16 Week Classes ONLY with grade of "W" November 16
Thanksgiving Holiday Begins at 4:00 p.m. (offices, library, and cafeteria close at 4:00 p.m., residence halls close at 5:00 p.m.)

All Tuesday classes will meet regardless of class time
November 20
Dormitories Open (check website  and Housing Page for times) November 25
Thanksgiving Holiday Ends, Classes Resume November 26

Final Exams and Book Buy-Back at Bookstore 

December 6-13

Final Exams End

December 13
Grades Are Due No Later Than 11 am December 14
Cafeteria and Dormitories Close After Lunch December 14
Semester Ends December 14
Winter Break (college offices and library closed) December 17 - January 1
   

 Winter Mini-Term Begins, 8:00 a.m. 

**Schedule Changes First Day of Class ONLY

No Classes 12/24 ,12/25 and 1/1

 December 17
Winter Mini Finals January 4
 Grades Due No Later Than Noon January  7
*Final Registration Fee $25 (will be assessed 24 hours after registration)
**Schedule Change Fee $15 . Schedule Change Fee will be assessed at time of schedule change.
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