Academic Calendar

2016 Summer Academic Calendar


FALL SEMESTER, 2016

1-AprFridayAlumni foundation scholarship application deadlineFinancial aid priority deadline
30-JunThursdayFinancial Aid satisfactory academic progress appeals priority deadline
12-AugFridayNew Personnel Orientation
15-AugMondayFall Convocation
16-AugTuesdayCampus Workshops
17-AugWednesdayPlanning Workshop (afternoon)
18-AugThursdayResidence hall check in for students with housing assignments 10am – 5pm
18,19-AugThursday - Friday Registration (Notice: This is the final registration for full semester and 1st term classes, there will be no late registration period.)
22-AugMondayAll Classes begin (Includes online)*
5-SepMonday Labor Day holiday (classes that meet on Monday nights only will make up on Friday, September 9th) Residence halls remain open.
30-SepFriday2nd payment of total fees due in the Business Office
10,11-OctMonday – TuesdayColumbus Day holidays (All offices closed; residence halls remain open)
12,13-OctWednesday - ThursdayFinal exams for first term classes
13-OctThursdayMidterm grades due for full term courses
14-OctFridaySecond Term classes begin
31-OctMondayFinal payment of total fees due in the Business Office
1-NovTuesday Fall 2016 Degree/Diploma application deadline Spring semester Nursing and Allied Health deadline; Funeral Service, Massage Therapy, Medical Assisting, and Nursing
7-NovMondayPre-Registration begins for Spring 2017
8-NovTuesdayResidence hall room reclaim begins
18-NovFridayResidence halls close at 3:00 p.m.
21–25-NovMonday – FridayThanksgiving holidays
27-NovSundayResidence halls re-open at 3:00 p.m.
2-DecFridayMSVCC (online)* courses end
12-16-DecMonday – FridayFinal examinations for full term courses & second term courses
15-DecThursdayResidence halls close at 3:00 p.m.
16-DecFridayBegin Christmas holidays after exams. Offices close at 2:00 p.m.

FALL SEMESTER 2016 REFUND AND WITHDRAWAL SCHEDULE

TermLast day to withdraw with a "W" gradeLast day for 100% refundLast day for 90% refund
Full TermOctober 28August 19September 2
1st 8 week termSeptember 16August 19August 26
2nd 8 week termNovember 11October 13October 20
MSVCC (online)*November 6August 21September 5

*MSVCC (online) dates subject to change.

SPRING SEMESTER, 2017

October 31MondayFinancial aid satisfactory progress appeals priority deadline
January 3TuesdayEmployees Return to Work/New Personnel Orientation
January 5ThursdayResidence hall check in for students with housing assignments 10am – 5pm
January 5, 6Thursday - FridayRegistration (Notice: This is the final registration for full semester and 1st term classes, there will ne no late registration period.)
January 9MondayClasses Begin
January 16Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday; offices closed; residence halls remain open
January 17TuesdayMSVCC (online) classes begin*
February 24Friday2nd payment of total fees due in the Business Office
February 27, 28Monday – TuesdayMardi Gras holidays (Full term Monday night only classes will make up on Friday, March 10 and full term Tuesday night only classes will make up on Friday, March 24. First term course make up dates will be at the discretion of the local dean. Residence halls remain open.
March 1, 2Wed - ThursdayFinal Exams for first term classes
March 2ThursdayMidterm grades due for full term classes
March 3FridaySecond term classes begin
March 10FridayResidence halls close at 3:00 p.m.
March 13 - 17Monday – FridaySpring holidays
March 19SundayResidence halls re-open at 3:00 p.m.
March 31FridayFinal payment of total fees due in the Business Office
April 3MondayPre-Registration begins for Summer/Fall 2017
April 4MondaySpring 2017 Degree/Diploma application deadline Summer semester Allied Health deadline for Radiologic Technology
April 14FridayGood Friday holiday; residence halls remain open
April 28FridayOnline courses end*
May 1 – 5Monday – FridayFinal examinations for full term courses & second term courses
May 4ThursdayResidence halls close at 3:00 p.m.
May 11ThursdayGraduation – Coast Coliseum
May 15MondaySummer semester Nursing deadline for LPN to RN Transitional Program

SPRING SEMESTER 2017 REFUND AND WITHDRAWAL SCHEDULE

TermLast day to withdraw with a “W” gradeLast day for 100% refundLast day for 90% refund
Full TermOctober 28August 19September 2
1st 8 week termSeptember 16August 19August 26
2nd 8 week termNovember 11October 13October 20
MSVCC (online)*November 6August 21September 5

*MSVCC (online) dates subject to change.

SUMMER SEMESTERS, 2017

March 31ThursdayFinancial aid satisfactory progress appeals priority deadline
June 29ThursdayLast day to complete FAFSA for summer federal financial aid
June 30FridayDegree/Diploma application deadline
July 3Monday Fall semester Nursing and Allied Health deadline; EMT/EMS-Paramedic, Funeral Service, Medical Laboratory Technology, Surgical Technology, and Nursing

Online Classes Summer Term – Review the College Class Schedules for Class Start Dates

Five-Week Summer Term – Day Class Schedule – First Session

May 26FridayRegistration
May 29MondayMemorial Day holiday (Make up dates will be made up at the discretion of the local dean)
May 30TuesdayClasses begin
June 29 - 30Thursday - FridayFinal examinations; first session ends.

Five-Week Summer Term – Day Class Schedule – Second Session

June 30FridayRegistration
July 3 - 4Monday - TuesdayIndependence Day holiday (Make up dates will be made up at the discretion of the local dean)
July 5WednesdayClasses begin
Aug 3 - 4Thursday - FridayFinal examinations; second session ends

Ten-Week Summer Term – Class Schedule

May 26FridayRegistration
May 29Monday Memorial Day holiday (Monday night classes will make up on Friday, June 9) (Make up dates will be made up at the discretion of the local dean)
May 30TuesdayClasses begin
July 3 - 4Monday -TuesdayIndependence Day holiday (Make up dates will be made up at the discretion of the local dean)
July 31 – Aug 4Monday – FridayFinal examinations will be given during the last class meeting

SUMMER SEMESTERS 2017 REFUND AND WITHDRAWAL SCHEDULE

TermLast day to withdraw with a “W” gradeLast day for 100% refundLast day for 90% refund
Full TermJuly 1May 29June 5
1st 5 week termJune 13May 29June 1
2nd 5 week termJuly 14July 5July 7