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Academic Calendar 2015-2016

Fall 2015 | Spring 2016 | Summer 2016 | Calendar Calculations


Fall Academic Semester, 2015

August 24 (M)Faculty Reports
August 28 (F)District Conference Day
August 31 (M)Classes Begin
September 7 (M)Labor Day Holiday
September 14 (M)12th Class Day
November 19 (R)Last Day to Withdraw
November 26 (R)Thanksgiving Holidays Begin
November 30 (M)Classes Resume
December 14-17 (M-R)Final Exams
December 17 (R)Semester Ends
December 21 (M)Last Day for faculty to submit grades electronically through eConnect to the Registrar's Office.
December 24 (R)College buildings & offices close for the holidays at end of workday.
December 27-28 (S-M)eCampus Maintenance Window

An Academic Fall Session for Financial Aid Purposes is August 7, 2015 through December 17, 2015.

A mini-mester may be scheduled during December 18, 2015 through January 11, 2015.

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Spring Academic Semester, 2016

January 4 (M)College buildings & offices open
January 12 (T)Faculty Reports
January 18 (M)MLK Day Holiday
January 20 (W)Classes Begin
February 2 (T)12th Class Day
February 26 (F)TCCTA Meeting - Friday day classes will not meet. Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday classes will meet.
February 29 (M)Classes Resume
March 14-18 (M-F)Spring Break- College buildings & offices will be closed for the week.
March 21 (M)Classes Resume
March 25 (F)Holiday
March 28 (M)Classes Resume
April 14 (R)Last Day to Withdraw
May 9 – 12 (M-R)Final Exams
May 12 (R)Semester Ends
May 16 (M)Last Day for faculty to submit grades electronically through eConnect to the Registrar’s Office.
May GraduationCeremony dates may vary at the colleges depending on space available.

An Academic Spring Session for Financial Aid Purposes is December 18, 2015 through May 12, 2016.

A mini-mester may be scheduled during May 13, 2016 through June 5, 2016.

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Summer Academic Semester, 2016
Five Week Summer I
(Summer I includes classes meeting on the following Friday - July 8 as class day.)

May 30 (M)Memorial Day Holiday
June 6 (M)Classes Begin
June 9 (R)4th Class Day
June 30 (R)Last Day to Withdraw
July 4 (M)Fourth of July Holiday
July 5 (T)Classes Resume
July 8 (F)Final Exams/Summer I Ends
July 11 (M)Last Day for faculty to submit grades electronically through eConnect to the Registrar’s Office.
Five Week Summer II
(Summer II includes classes meeting on the following Friday - July 15 as class day.)

July 12 (T)Classes Begin
July 15 (F)4th Class Day
August 4 (R)Last Day to Withdraw
August 11 (R)Final Exams/Summer II Ends
August 15 (M)Last Day for faculty to submit grades electronically through eConnect to the Registrar’s Office.
Ten Week Summer Semester
(Summer Session includes classes meeting on the following Friday - July 8 as class day.)

May 30 (M)Memorial Day Holiday
June 6 (M)Classes Begin
June 14 (T)8th Class Day
July 4 (M)Holiday
July 5 (T)Classes Resume
July 26 (T)Last Day to Withdraw
August 11 (R)Final Exams/Summer II Ends
August 15 (M)Last Day for faculty to submit grades electronically through eConnect to the Registrar’s Office.

An Academic Summer Session for Financial Aid Purposes is May 13, 2016 through August 11, 2016.

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Calendar Calculations

Spring Semester, 2015

MWF42 meetings at 55 minutes each and final exam at 110 minutes (2420 total minutes)
MW & TR29 meetings at 80 minutes each and final exam at 110 minutes (2430 total minutes)
Summer Sessions, 2015

19 class meetings + exam equivalent to 1 class meeting = 20 total class meetings.
20 class meetings X 120 minutes = 2400 class minutes.
Fall Semester, 2015

MWF43 meetings at 55 minutes each and final exam at 110 minutes (2475 total minutes)
MW & TR29 meetings at 80 minutes each and final exam at 110 minutes (2430 total minutes)
Spring Semester, 2016

MWF42 meetings at 55 minutes each and final exam at 110 minutes (2420 total minutes)
MW & TR29 meetings at 80 minutes each and final exam at 110 minutes (2430 total minutes)
Five Week Summer I / Five Week Summer II, 2016 (for each session)

19 class meetings + exam equivalent to 1 class meeting = 20 total class meetings
20 class meetings X 120 minutes = 2400 class minutes
Ten Week Summer Semester, 2016

39 class meetings at 60 minutes each and final exam at 110 minutes (2450 total minutes)

Calendar calculations for all other classes are the responsibility of the college.

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