Academic Calendar


January 2 Wednesday All administrative & faculty offices open
January 2 Wednesday Drop Date for students not making 1st payment of total fees
January 3 Thursday Registration; Residence halls open at 10:00 a.m.
January 4 Friday Classes begin
January 10 Thursday End of late registration for full-term and first term courses; last day to officially withdraw without a grade; last day to change schedule.
January 14 Monday MSVCC (online) classes begin
January 21 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday.
February 8 Friday New Personnel Orientation
February 11-12 Monday-Tuesday Mardi Gras Holidays (Monday night only classes will make up on Friday, February 22 and Tuesday night only classes will make up on Friday, March 1)
February 28- March 1 Thursday-Friday Final Exams for first term classes
February 28 Thursday 2nd payment of total fees due in the Business Office
March 1 Friday Midterm grades due for full term courses
March 4 Monday 2nd Term classes begin
March 15 Friday Residence halls close at 3:00 p.m.
March 18-22 Monday-Friday Spring Holidays
March 24 Sunday Residence halls re-open at 3:00 p.m.
March 29 Friday Good Friday Holiday
April 1 Monday Final payment of total fees due in the Business Office
April 1 Monday Degree/Diploma application deadline
April 1 Monday Summer semester Radiologic Technology Admissions deadline
April 8 Monday Pre-Registration begins for Summer/Fall 2013
April 26 Friday Online courses end
April 29- May 3 Monday-Friday Final Examinations for full-term courses and second-term courses.
May 2 Thursday Residence halls close at 3:00 p.m.
May 9 Thursday Graduation – Coast Coliseum
May 15 Wednesday Summer 2013 Nursing Deadline for the LPN to RN Transition Program
Term Last day to withdraw with a “W” grade Last day for 100% refund Last day for 90% refund
Full Term March 15 January 3 January 18
1st 8 week term February 8 January 3 January 14
2nd 8 week term April 12 February 22 March 8
MSVCC (online) March 29 January 13 January 25

* The refund deadline and last day to receive a “W” for short term, weekend and online classes vary. Please contact the Admissions Office for questions regarding those dates.