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Academic Calendar

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Due to the uncertainties related to the coronavirus health crisis and its effect on our program and schedule revisions, nonsubstantive changes may be made by the College.
Spring Term 2020
Summer Term 2020
Fall Term 2020
January Term 2021

Spring Term 2020 (Updated)

January 24 New Student and Family Orientation Continues
January 25 Convocation; New Student Orientation Continues
January 26 Returning Students Arrive; New Student Orientation Continues
January 27 New Student Orientation Continues
January 28 Classes Begin at 8:30 a.m.
February 5 Last day to add courses or change audit to regular course enrollment
February 21 Family Weekend—No Classes
February 22 Family Weekend Continues
February 24 Last day to drop courses, change regular course enrollment to audit or select the pass/low pass/fail option
February 24 Study Abroad Program and Financial Aid Application Deadline
February 25 Start date to withdraw from courses with a W
March 13 Spring Break Begins at 5 p.m.
March 23 Classes Begin at 8:30 a.m.
March 25 Mid-semester grades due by 5 p.m.
Please note the following approved changes to the Spring 2020 Academic Calendar
March 30 First day of online instruction
April 20 Last day to withdraw with a W
Last day to select Pass/Low Pass/Fail option
Last day to add supplemental course option
5-week supplemental course begins
April 21 WP/WF period begins
April 27 Summer registration begins on Self-Service
April 29 Last day to submit administrative withdrawals
May 4 Three-week supplemental course begins
May 4 Fall 2020 course registration opens online for Level 6 students (92 or more credits)
May 5 Fall 2020 course registration opens online for Level 5 students (62 – 91 credits)
May 6 Fall 2020 course registration opens online for Level 4 students (45 – 61 credits)
May 7 Fall 2020 course registration opens online for Level 3 students (30 – 44 credits)
May 8 Fall 2020 course registration opens online for Level 2 students (15 – 29 credits)
May 11 Fall 2020 course registration opens online for Level 1 students (14 or fewer credits)
May 8 Class instruction completes
May 11 – 22 Assessments/Finals/Extended semester for those who need it (5 p.m.)
May 15 Last day to withdraw from semester courses
May 26 All grades due
May 30 Graduation—Online

Summer Term 2020

June 7 Summer Session I residence halls open at noon
June 8 Summer Session I classes begin
June 8 Summer Session Whole—10 week online courses begin
July 10 Summer Session I classes end
July 11 Summer Session I residence halls close at noon, students remaining on campus for Summer Session II can move into their housing assignment
July 12 Summer Session II/Bridge Experience/registration and orientation
July 12 High School Summer Program Online—Online Experience Orientation and Onboarding
July 13 Summer Session II/ Bridge Experience/classes begin
July 13 High School Summer Online Program classes begin
July 19 Summer College Readiness registration and orientation
July 20 Summer College Readiness classes begin
July 27 Online Boot Camp (Formerly Bay Area Boot Camp)
July 31 Online Boot Camp (Formerly Bay Area Boot Camp);
Summer College Readiness Classes End;
High School Summer Program Online Ends
August 1 Summer College Readiness halls close at noon
August 14 Summer Session II/Bridge Experience/Summer Session Whole—10 week online courses end
August 15 Summer Session II/Bridge Experience residence halls close at noon

Fall Term 2020

August 24 Early Orientation
August 27 New Students Arrive; New Student and Family Orientation Begins
August 28 New Student and Family Orientation Continues
August 29 Convocation; New Student Orientation Continues, Returning Students Arrive
August 31 New Student Orientation Continues
September 1 Classes Begin at 8:30 a.m.
September 7 Labor Day—No Classes; Faculty and Staff Holiday
September 9 Last day to add courses or change audit to regular course enrollment
September 25 Family Weekend—No Classes
September 26 Family Weekend Continues
September 28 Last day to drop courses, change enrollment status
September 29 Study Abroad Program and Financial Aid Application Deadline
September 29 First day to withdraw from courses with a W
October 12 Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples’ Day—No Classes; Faculty and Staff Holiday
October 13 Student Long Weekend Continues—No Classes
October 21 Mid-semester grades due by 5 p.m.
October 26 Last day to withdraw from courses with a W
October 27 First day to withdraw from courses with a WP (pass) or WF (fail)
October 29 Course registration for January Term 2021 begins
November 5 Spring 2021 course registration opens online for Level 6 students (92 or more credits)
November 6 Spring 2021 course registration opens online for Level 5 students (62 – 91 credits)
November 9 Spring 2021 course registration opens online for Level 4 students (45 – 61 credits)
November 10 Spring 2021 course registration opens online for Level 3 students (30 – 44 credits)
November 11 Spring 2021 course registration opens online for Level 2 students (15 – 29 credits)
November 12 Spring 2021 course registration opens online for Level 1 students (14 or fewer credits)
November 25 Thanksgiving Break Begins—No Classes. Residence Halls close at 12 noon unless registered for break housing
November 26 Thanksgiving Day—No Classes; Faculty and Staff Holiday
November 27 Day After Thanksgiving—No Classes; Faculty and Staff Holiday
December 4 Last Day of Classes, last day to withdraw from courses with a WP/WF
December 7 Reading Day
December 8 Final Exams Begin
December 10 Grades for graduating students due by 3 p.m.
December 11 Final Exams End
December 11 Orientation for January Term Study Abroad
December 12 Graduation
December 13 Residence Halls Close at 12 noon
December 15 All grades due by 5 p.m.

January Term 2021

January 3 New and Returning J-Term Students Arrive; Jump Start Orientation Begins
January 4 J-Term Classes Begin
January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day—J-Term Classes Continue, Staff Holiday
January 21 Last Day of J-Term; New Students Arrive, New Student and Family Orientation Begins
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