2023-2024 Catalog 
  
    Feb 21, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog

2023-2024 Academic Calendar


FALL 2023 Dates for 16-week semester

 

Advising and Registration for Fall and Summer Semester

April 1, 2023 - August 19, 2023

Final Week for Fall registration

August 14 - August 19, 2023

Bookstore dates for financial aid charges

August 7 - September 12, 2023

Last day to add new class(es)

August 19, 2023

Payment of tuition

***June 3, 2023 - August 19, 2023

Faculty Planning and Preparation days

August 16 - August 18, 2023

Fall Convocation - college closed from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

August 16, 2023

Division Meetings

August 17-18, 2023

Classes begin

August 21, 2023

Swaps/Drops only (cannot be processed without approval of instructor)

August 21, 2023 - August 25, 2023

Holiday - No classes (Labor Day)

September 4, 2023

Last day to withdraw with Full Tuition Refund

September 7, 2023

Mid-term grades posted

October 16 - October 20, 2023

Last day to withdraw without mitigating circumstances “W” grade issued

October 26, 2023

College Closed -Election Day

November 7, 2023

Advising and Registration for Spring Semester

November 1- December 22, 2023, January 2, 2024 - January 5, 2024

No Classes - Faculty Research Day

November 22, 2023

Holiday - No classes (Thanksgiving) (College closes at noon on Nov.22)

Noon November 22 - November 24, 2023

Fall Graduation Application Deadline (no exceptions)

November 15, 2023

Classes End

December 8, 2023

Final Exams

December 11 - December 15, 2023

Grades due

December 18, 2023

Faculty Planning and Preparation days **college closes at 12 pm Dec. 22

December 18 - December 22, 2023

College Closed

December 23, 2023 - January 1, 2024

 

 

FALL 2023 Dates for 1st 8-week session

 

Bookstore dates for financial aid charges

August 7 - September 12, 2023

Classes begin

August 21, 2023

Swaps/Drops only (cannot be processed without approval of instructor)

August 21 - August 25, 2023

Last day to withdraw with Full Tuition Refund

August 28, 2023

Last day to withdraw without mitigating circumstances “W” grade issued

September 21, 2023

Classes End

October 13, 2023

 

 

FALL 2023 Dates for 2nd 8-week session

 

Bookstore dates for financial aid charges

October 9 - October 20, 2023

Classes begin

October 16, 2023

Swaps/Drops only (cannot be processed without approval of instructor)

October 16, 2023 - October 20, 2023

Last day to withdraw with Full Tuition Refund

October 24, 2023

Last day to withdraw without mitigating circumstances “W” grade issued

November 17, 2023

College Closed- Election Day

November 7, 2023

Classes End

December 15, 2023

 

 

SPRING 2024 Dates for 16-week semester

 

Advising and Registration for Spring Semester

Nov. 1, 2023 - Dec. 22, 2023, Jan. 2-6, 2024

Holiday, College Closed (New Year’s Day observed)

January 1, 2024

Bookstore dates for financial aid charges *****

****January 2 - January 30, 2024

Final week for Spring Registration

January 2- January 6, 2024

Payment of Tuition

***Nov. 1, 2023 - January 6, 2024

Faculty Planning and Preparation days

January 2 - January 5, 2024

Spring Convocation - college closed from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

January 4, 2024

Division Meetings

January 5, 2024

Classes begin

January 8, 2024

Last day to add new class(es)

January 6, 2024

Swaps/Drops only (cannot be processed without approval of instructor)

January 8 - January 12, 2024

Holiday, no classes (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)

January 15, 2024

Last day to withdraw with full tuition refund

January 25, 2024

Spring Graduation Application deadline (no exceptions)

February 15, 2024

Spring break - no classes

March 4 - March 8, 2024

Mid - term grades posted

March 11 - March 15, 2024

Last day to withdraw without mitigating circumstances “W” grade issued

March 22, 2024

Advising and Registration for Summer & Fall Semester

April 1, 2024 - May 24, 2024

Classes End

April 29, 2024

Final Exams

April 30, 2024 - May 6, 2024

Grades due

May 7, 2024

Faculty Planning and Preparation days

May 7- May 10, 2024, May 13-May 15, 2024

Graduation

May 11, 2024

*****Students charging financial aid may preorder books starting Dec. 21, 2023. Purchases will be available for shipping or in-store pickup starting Jan 02, 2024.

 

 

 

 

SPRING 2024 Dates for 1st  8-week session

 

Bookstore dates for financial aid charges *****

                                  January 2 - January 30, 2024

Classes begin

January 8, 2024

Swaps/Drops only (cannot be processed without approval of instructor)

January 8, 2024 - January 12, 2024

Last day to withdraw with Full Tuition Refund

 January 16, 2024

Last day to withdraw without mitigating circumstances “W” grade issued

February 8, 2024

Classes End

March 1, 2024

*****Students charging financial aid may preorder books starting Dec. 21, 2023. Purchases will be available for shipping or in-store pickup starting Jan 02, 2024.

 

 

 

SPRING 2024 Dates for 2nd 8-week session

 

Bookstore dates for financial aid charges

March 4 - March 15, 2024

Classes begin

March 11, 2024

Swaps/Drops only (cannot be processed without approval of instructor)

March 12 - March 15, 2024

Last day to withdraw with Full Tuition Refund

March 18, 2024

Last day to withdraw without mitigating circumstances “W” grade issued

April 11, 2024

Classes End

May 3, 2024

 

 

SUMMER 2024 Dates for 10-week session

 

Summer Graduation Application deadline (no exceptions)

March 15, 2024

Advising and Registration for Summer & Fall Semester

April 1, 2024 - May 19, 2024

Payment of tuition for Summer Session

***April 1, 2024 - May 19, 2024

Final week for registration for Summer

May 13 - May 17, 2024

Bookstore dates for financial aid charges

May 6 - June 3, 2024

Last day to add a class

May 17, 2024

Classes begin (10-week session and First 5 weeks)

May 20, 2024

Swaps/Drops only (cannot be processed without approval of instructor)

May 20 - May 23, 2024

Holiday, no classes (Memorial Day)

May 27, 2024

Last day to withdraw with Full Tuition Refund

May 30, 2024

Holiday, no classes (Juneteenth)

June 19, 2024

Holiday, no classes (Independence Day)

July 4, 2024

Last day to withdraw without mitigating circumstances “W” grade issued

July 1, 2024

Classes end

July 31, 2024

 

 

SUMMER 2024 Dates for first 5-week session

 

Bookstore dates for financial aid charges

May 6 - June 3, 2024

Classes begin

May 20, 2024

Last day to withdraw with Full tuition refund

May 28, 2024

Last day to withdraw without mitigating circumstances “W” grade issued

June 10, 2024

Holiday, no classes (Juneteenth)

June 19, 2024

Classes End

June 25, 2024

 

 

SUMMER 2024 Dates for second 5-week session

 

Bookstore dates for financial aid charges

June 19 - July 3, 2024

Classes begin

June 26, 2024

Last day to withdraw with Full tuition refund

July 1, 2024

Last day to withdraw without mitigating circumstances “W” grade issued

July 16, 2024

Classes End

July 31, 2024

***Payment of Tuition: (A) Early registration: Students are expected to have all payment arrangements, including financial aid, finalized at least 30 calendar days prior to the first day of classes. (B) Standard registration: Students registering within 30 days of the first day of classes are expected to have all payment arrangements finalized, including financial aid, within seven calendar days of registration. All students are expected to finalize tuition payment, including financial aid, with the appropriate DCC office prior to attending any class(es). Failure to pay for classes, including with financial aid, can result in classes being removed from the student’s schedule.