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Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2017-18



August 4 Tuition due by 5:00pm
August 6-18 Late Registration/Class Changes for Fall
Payment (with 10% late fee, $100 maximum) due the day of registration
August 6 Late Registration Fee Begins ($50)
August 10 Start of faculty contracts
August 10-11 Faculty development
August 11 Move-in Day
August 11-13 New Student Orientation
August 14 Fall Classes begin
August 18 End of add/drop period
September 4 Labor Day, College Closed
October 7-10 Fall Recess—administrative offices open
October 22 Spring 2018 Registration begins for currently enrolled students (tuition due December 8)
October 27 Last day to drop/audit or withdraw from College w/out academic penalty for Fall 2017
October 28 Deadline to apply for December graduation
November 5 Admissions Priority Deadline for Spring 2018 (new students)
November 22 No Classes
November 23-26 Thanksgiving Recess
November 27 Classes resume after Thanksgiving Recess (8:00am)
December 4 Last day of classes
December 5-8 Final Exam
December 11 Grades submitted by noon
Tuition due for Spring 2018
Winter Intersession Term Begins
December 23 College closed for winter break



January 2, 2018
College reopens following winter break
January 2-12 Late Registration for Spring 2018 (payment due the day of registration) (Late Registration Fee ($50) begins Jan. 3)
January 12 Faculty Development; Orientation
January 14 Winter Intersession Term ends
January 15 Martin Luther King Day, College Closed
January 16 Classes Begin
January 22 Last Day to Add/Drop a Course
February 5 Deadline to apply for Spring & Summer graduation
February 16 Summer Teacher Recertification Registration begins
March 9 Summer Registration Begins
March 12-16 Spring Recess
March 19 Last day to drop a class or withdraw from college without academic penalty
March 26 Fall 2018 Advising/Registration begins for continuing students
May 4 Last Class Day
May 7-10 Final exams
May 11 Grades submitted by 8am
May 12 (Saturday) Richard Bland College Commencement
May 14 Summer Classes begin
July 4 Independence Day


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