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Richard Bland College

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendars 2020-2025

Academic calendars can be viewed below.

Fall 2020

July 10Fall tuition billing begins
July 12First day to enroll in payment plan
August 10Start of faculty contracts
August 14Tuition due; last day to sign up for a payment plan with 0% down payment
August 17Late fees assessed to unpaid tuition
August 17 -21Faculty Development
August 20Last day for 100% residential refunds
August 20 - 21Move In Days (Residence halls open @ 9 am; students will be notified of time by email)
August 21 - 23Welcome Weekend
August 24First day of classes
August 26 - 28Classes dropped for unpaid accounts
August 28Last day to add/drop a course for Fall 2020 Aug. 24th start
September 3Labor Day - classes held; administrative offices closed
September 4Last day for 75% refunds
September 28September Start (10 week) Session begins
October 1Winter and Spring advising begins
October 3Last day for 100% tuition refunds for September Start
October 12Winter 2020 and Spring 2021 registration begins
October 30Last day to drop or withdraw without academic penalty; Last day to convert Incompletes to a grade for Spring 2020 & Summer 2020
November 1Deadline to apply for December graduation
November 22Residence halls close for semester at 12 pm (all personal items must be removed)
November 23 - 27Thanksgiving Break
November 30Classes resume 8 am; Online course delivery only
December 4Last day of classes; Last Day to pay tuition for Winter Intersession
December 7 - 11Final Exams Online
December 11Winter classes dropped for unpaid accounts
December 14Grades due in Banner by noon
December 14 - January 11, 2021Winter Intersession Term
December 21College (all offices) closed for winter break

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Spring 2021: Revised 10-27-20

TBDSpring 2021 tuition due; last day to sign up for payment plan
TBDLate fees assessed to unpaid tuition
January 11Last day of classes Winter Intersession 2020
January 12Grades for Winter Intersession due in Banner by noon
January 18MLK Day - All offices closed
January 22Move in Day NEW students (Residence halls open @ 9 am)
January 24Move in Day RETURNING students (Residence halls open @ 9 am)
January 19First day of classes
January 22Last day to add/drop a course
2020 - January TBDDates for 100% tuition/fee refunds; prorated housing/melas
January TBD - February TBDDates for 75% refunds tuition/fees/housing/meals
February TBD - February TBDDates for 50% refunds tuition/fees/housing/meals; no refunds after February 16
February 1Deadline to apply for May graduation
March 15Summer registration begins
March 22Fall 2021 registration begins
March 24Last day to drop or withdraw without academic penalty Last day to convert "Incompletes" to a grade for Fall 2020
April TBDFaculty and Student Awards
May 7Last day of classes
May 10-11Reading days
May 12-14; 17-18Final Exams
May 18Residence halls close @ 5 pm (participants in commencement may request permission to stay by contacting residencelife@rbc.edu)
May 20Grades due in Banner by noon
May 20Commencement @ 6 pm, VSU Multipurpose Center

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Academic Year at a Glance Calendars

2020-21 Academic Calendar

2021-22 Academic Calendar

2022-2023 Academic Calendar

2023-2024 Academic Calendar

2024-2025 Academic Calendar


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