Academic Calendars

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Undergraduate Academic Calendar

Fall 2017
2017/2018 FAFSA Available for Filing Oct 1, 2016
Faculty returns Aug 14
Housing facilities open for new students Aug 14
Orientation Week Aug 14 – 16
Wilderness Outdoor & Tahoe Orientation Aug 16 – 20
Advising and Registration for New Students Aug 16 – 17
Registration for non pursuing degree/non-credit students Aug 18
Semester Official Start Aug 21
Instruction begins for on ground courses full term/Tuition Due Aug 21
Last day to drop with 100% refund for full term courses* Aug 27
ODP Module A Aug 28 – Oct 8
Labor Day (College Closed) Sep 4
Junior English Proficiency Exam Sep 28 – 29
Midterms Oct 9 – 13
Midterm grades filed with Registrar Oct 18
Nevada Day recess (College Closed) Oct 27
Last day to change grade status or withdraw from a course without academic penalty Oct 30
Advising for Spring 2018 Oct 30 – Nov 10
ODP Module B Oct 30 – Dec 10
Veterans Day (College Closed) Nov 10
May and August 2018 graduation petitions due Nov 14 – 16
Contingency/Weather  Make-up Day Nov 18
Thanksgiving Break Nov 20 – 24
Thanksgiving Holiday (Campus Closed) Nov 22 – 24
Prepare for Finals/ No Scheduled Classes Dec 11
Final exam week Dec 12 – 16
Instruction ends for 16 week ground courses Dec 17
Semester Official End Dec 17
Final grades filed with Registrar Dec 20
Administrative Offices Closed Dec 18 – Jan 1
January 2018 Intersession (2 Weeks)
Instruction begins Jan 2
Last day to change grade status or withdraw from a course without academic penalty Jan 8
Instruction ends Jan 14
*Drop/Withdrawal and Refund Policy
Full-term courses courses (courses 10 weeks or more) that are dropped before or during the first week of the term, all tuition and refundable fees are refunded. Short-term courses (courses less than 10 weeks) that are dropped on or before the first day of instruction receive 100% refund. During the withdrawal period, tuition is refunded a pro rata amount based on the time attended up to 60% of the term.
Spring 2018
Administrative Offices Open Jan 2
Faculty returns Jan 8
Housing facilities open for new on ground students Jan 11
Orientation week Jan 11 – 12
Advising and Registration for new students Jan 11 – 12
Registration non pursuing degree/ non-credit students Jan 12
Martin Luther King Day (College Closed) Jan 15
Semester Official Start Jan 15
Instruction begins for on ground courses/Tuition Due Jan 16
Last day to drop with 100% for full term courses* Jan 22
ODP Module A Jan 22 – Mar 4
President’s Day (Campus Closed) Feb 19
Junior English Proficiency Exam Feb 22 – 23
Contingency/Weather Make Up Day Mar 3
Midterms Mar 5 – 9
Spring Break Mar 12 – 16
Midterm grades filed with Registrar Mar 14
ODP Module B Mar 26 – May 6
Advising for Sumer and Fall terms Mar 27 – Apr 6
Last day to change grade status or withdraw from a course without penalty Mar 26
December graduation petitions due Apr 9
Registration for returning students summer/fall Apr 9 – 11
Contingency/Weather Make Up Day Apr 14
Prepare for Finals/ No Scheduled Classes May 2 – 3
Final exam week May 4 – 5 & 7 – 9
Commencement May 12
Instruction ends for 16 week ground courses May 13
Semester Official End May 13
Final grades filed with Registrar May 16
*Drop/Withdrawal and Refund Policy
Full-term courses courses (courses 10 weeks or more) that are dropped before or during the first week of the term, all tuition and refundable fees are refunded. Short-term courses (courses less than 10 weeks) that are dropped on or before the first day of instruction receive 100% refund. During the withdrawal period, tuition is refunded a pro rata amount based on the time attended up to 60% of the term.
Summer 2018
Registration for non pursuing/non-credit students and dual enrollment May 14
Semester Official Start May 14
Instruction begins/Tuition Due May 15
ODP Module A May 15 – June 17
Memorial Day (College closed for on ground courses) May 28
ODP Module B Jun 26 – Aug 5
Last day to file 2017/2018 FAFSA Jun 30
Independence Day observed (College closed for on ground courses) Jul 4
Last day to change grade status or withdraw from a course without academic penalty* See Refund Policy
Semester Official end Aug 5
Final grades filed with Registrar 5 Days after end of course
Faculty report back for Fall 2018 Aug 13
Instruction Begins for Fall 2018 Aug 20
*Short Term Courses Drop/Withdrawal and Refund Policy
Full-term courses (courses 10 weeks or more) that are dropped before or during the first week of the term, all tuition and refundable fees are refunded. Short-term courses (courses less than 10 weeks) that are dropped on or before the first day of instruction receive 100% refund. During the withdrawal period, tuition is refunded at a pro rata amount based on the time attended up to 60% of the term
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