Spring 2021 Academic Calendar

Different deadlines apply to accelerated courses spanning less than 15 weeks (e.g., Late Start, First Half, Second Half). Contact the Registrar’s Office for details.

January 18
Monday Martin Luther King Day (College Closed)
January 21 Thursday
Professional Day
January 21 Thursday Last day to drop a course and receive a 100% Tuition Refund (fees are non-refundable)
January 22 Friday Classes Begin
January 29 Friday End of Course Add/Swap Period – Submit form to Registrar’s Office to drop classes or to add late-start classes after this date.
February 5 Friday End of Course Drop Period, Last Day for 50% Refund (fees are non-refundable)
February 12 Friday Lincoln’s Birthday Observed (College Closed, No Classes Held)
February 13-14 Saturday-Sunday College Closed, No Classes Held
February 15 Monday Washington’s Birthday/Presidents’ Day Observed (College Closed, No Classes Held)
February 19 Friday Last Day to Change to/from Audit Status
March 5 Friday Last Day to Withdraw Without Instructor Permission
March 15-21 Monday-Sunday Spring Break (College Open, No Classes Held)
March 30 Tuesday Registration begins for Summer and Fall 2021
April 1 Thursday Last Day to Apply for May 2021 Graduation
April 2
Friday Day of Reflection (College Closed, No Classes Held)
April 3-4
Saturday – Sunday College Closed, No Classes Held
April 5 Monday Last Day to Make Up Incompletes from Fall 2020
April 16 Friday Last Day to Withdraw With Instructor Permission
May 13 Thursday Awards Ceremony
May 10 Monday Last Day of Classes
May 11-17 Tuesday-Monday Final Exams
May 20 Thursday Instructors’ Final Grades Due by Noon
May 24 Monday Final Grades Available at http://my.commnet.edu
May 25 Tuesday Application for Credit/ No Credit grading for Spring 2021 classes opens in myCommNet
May 27 Thursday Commencement
June 8 Tuesday Last day to apply for Credit/ No Credit grading for Spring 2021 classes in myCommNet

Summer 2021 Academic Calendar


Most summer courses fall within one of the following sessions. Contact the Registrar’s Office for specific deadlines for classes designated as Late-Start, accelerated, or 4-Weeks in length. Note that most classes specific to Manufacturing and Medical programs begin May 24th.

6-Week Standard Session

June 2 Wednesday First Day of Summer Classes
June 2 Wednesday Last Day to Add a Course without Instructor Permission
June 3 Thursday Last Day to Add a Course with Instructor Permission
June 4 Friday Last Day to Drop with Full Refund
June 5-10 Sat-Thursday Late Drop Period (Flat fee per course)
June 11 Friday Begin Course Withdrawal Period (No refunds)
June 15 Tuesday Academic Engagement Deadline for Students
June 17 Tuesday Academic Engagement Assessment Deadline for Instructors
June 18 Friday Last Day to change to/from Audit Status
July 3-5 Sat-Monday College Closed, No Classes – Independence Day Holiday Observed
July 6 Tuesday Last Day to Withdraw, No Instructor Permission Required for Summer
July 13 Tuesday Last Day of Tuesday/Thursday Classes; Exams Held on Last Day of Class
July 14 Wednesday Last Day of Monday/Wednesday/Online Classes; Exams Held on Last Day of Class
July 16 Friday Instructors’ Final Grades Due By Noon
July 20 Tuesday Final Grades Available to Students on http://my.commnet.edu > Banner Self-Service
August 2 Monday Graduation Applications Due for August 30th Conferral

 

8-Week Standard Session

June 2 Wednesday First Day of Summer Classes
June 2 Wednesday Last Day to Add a Course without Instructor Permission
June 3 Thursday Last Day to Add a Course with Instructor Permission
June 7 Monday Last Day to Drop Class with Full Refund
June 8-11 Tues-Friday Late Drop Period (Flat Fee per Course)
June 12 Saturday Begin Course Withdrawal Period (No refunds)
June 15 Tuesday Academic Engagement Deadline for Students
June 17 Thursday Academic Engagement Assessment Deadline for Instructors
June 18  Friday Last Day to change to/from Audit Status
July 3-5 Sat- Monday College Closed, No Classes – Independence Day Holiday Observed
July 16 Friday Last Day to Withdraw, No Instructor Permission Required for Summer
July 27 Tuesday Last Day of Tuesday/Thursday Classes, Exams Held on Last Day of Class
July 28 Wednesday Last Day of Monday/Wednesday/ Online Classes, Exams Held on Last Day of Class
July 30 Friday Instructors’ Final Grades Due by Noon
July 31 Saturday Final Grades Available to Students on http://my.commnet.edu > Banner Self-Service
August 2 Monday Graduation Applications due for August 30th Conferral

 

8-Week Medical Course Session

May 24 Monday First Day of Classes
May 24 Monday Last Day to Add a Course without Instructor Permission
May 26 Wednesday Last Day to Add a Course with Instructor Permission
May 28 Friday Last Day to Drop Class with Full Refund
May 29 Saturday Begin Late Drop Period (Flat Fee per Course)
May 29-31 Sat – Monday Memorial Day Holiday, College Closed
June 3 Thursday Last Day for Late Drop (Flat fee per course)
June 4 Friday Begin Course Withdrawal Period (No refunds)
June 8 Tuesday Academic Engagement Deadline for Students
June 10 Thursday Academic Engagement Assessment Deadline for Instructors
June 18 Friday Last Day to change to/from Audit Status
July 3-5 Sat- Monday College Closed, No Classes – Independence Day Holiday Observed
July 8 Thursday Last Day to Withdraw, No Instructor Permission Required for Summer
July 15 Thursday Last Day of Tuesday/Thursday Classes, Exams Held on Last Day of Class
July 19 Monday Last Day of Monday/Wednesday/ Online Classes, Exams Held on Last Day of Class
July 21 Wednesday Instructors’ Final Grades Due by Noon
July 23 Friday Final Grades Available to Students on http://my.commnet.edu > Banner Self-Service
August 2 Monday Graduation Applications due for August 30th Conferral

 

12-Week Manufacturing Session

May 24 Monday First Day of Classes
May 24 Monday Last Day to Add a Course without Instructor Permission
May 26 Wednesday Last Day to Add a Course with Instructor Permission
May 29-31 Sat – Monday Memorial Day Holiday, College Closed
June 1 Tuesday Last Day to Drop Class with Full Refund
June 2-8 Wed-Tuesday Late Drop Period (Flat Fee per Course)
June 8 Tuesday Academic Engagement Deadline for Students
June 9 Wednesday Begin Course Withdrawal Period (No refunds)
June 10 Thursday Academic Engagement Assessment Deadline for Instructors
June 18 Friday Last Day to change to/from Audit Status
July 3-5 Sat- Monday College Closed, No Classes – Independence Day Holiday Observed
July 28 Wednesday Last Day to Withdraw, No Instructor Permission Required for Summer
August 2 Monday Graduation Applications due for August 30th Conferral
August 10 Tuesday Last Day of Classes
August 11-16 Wed-Monday Final Exam Period
August 18 Wednesday Instructors’ Final Grades Due by Noon
August 20 Friday Final Grades Available to Students on http://my.commnet.edu > Banner Self-Service

Fall 2021 Academic Calendar

Different deadlines may apply to accelerated courses spanning less than 15 weeks (E.g., Late-Start, First Half, Second Half). Contact the Registrar’s Office for details.

15-Week Full Semester Session

August 25 Wednesday Faculty Professional Day
August 26 Thursday Fall Classes Begin
September 1 Wednesday End of Course Add/Swap Period
September 1 Wednesday Last Day to Drop with Full Refund
September 2 Thursday Begin Late Drop Period (Flat fee per course)
September 4-5 Saturday-Sunday College Closed, No Classes Held
September 6 Monday Labor Day (College Closed, No Classes Held)
September 9 Thursday Academic Engagement Deadline for Students
September 10 Friday Academic Engagement Assessment Deadline for Faculty
September 16 Thursday End of Late Drop Period (Flat Fee per course)
September 17 Friday Begin Course Withdrawal Period (No refunds)
September 17 Friday Constitution Day (College Open, Classes Held)
September 23 Thursday Last Day to Change to/from Audit Status
October 7 Thursday Last Day to Withdraw Without Instructor Permission
October 11 Monday Columbus Day Observed (College Open, Classes Held)
October 19 Tuesday Reading Day (College Open, No Classes Held)
October 27
Wednesday
Registration Begins for Winter 2021 & Spring 2022 (TENTATIVE)
November 4 Thursday Last day to Make Up Incompletes from Spring or Summer 2021
November 11 Thursday Veterans’ Day Observed (College Open, Classes Held)
November 12
Friday Last Day to Withdraw With Instructor Permission
November 24 Wednesday College Open, No Classes Held
November 25-28
Thursday-Sunday Thanksgiving Recess (College Closed, No Classes)
December 1 Tuesday Last Day to Submit Graduation Application for December 30th Conferral
December 8
Wednesday Last Day of Fall Classes
December 9-15 Thurs- Wednesday
Final Exams
December 20 Monday Instructors’ Final Grades Due by Noon
December 22 Wednesday Final Grades Available to Students at http://my.commnet.edu > Banner Self-Service
December 24-26 Friday- Sunday Holiday (College Closed)
CSCU Common Calendar or System-Wide Policy Dates in Italics

Accelerated Winter Session 2020 (Dates for Winter 2021 will Post in Late October)

December 27 Sunday Last day to drop a course and receive a 100% Tuition Refund (fees are non-refundable)
December 28 Monday First Day of Classes/Last Day to Add a Winter Class
January 1 – January 3 Friday – Sunday Holiday (College Closed)
January 8 Friday Last Day to Change to/from Audit Status
January 11 Monday Last Day to Withdraw, No Instructor Signature Required
January 15 Friday Last Day of Classes
January 19 Tuesday Instructors’ Final Grades Due by Noon
January 21 Thursday Final Grades Available at http://my.commnet.edu
January 25 Monday Application for Credit/ No Credit grading for Winter 2020 courses opens on myCommNet > Banner Self-Service
February 8 Monday Last day to apply for Credit/ No Credit grading for Winter 2020 courses on myCommNet > Banner Self-Service