Academic Calendar 2017-18 (PDF)

Fall 2017 

Regular Term (16 weeks)
Aug. 18-Dec. 13
Priority date to apply for financial aid
April 17
Begin priority registration for students with over 40 hours
March 20
Begin registration for students with over 20 hours
March 27
Begin open registration
April 3
Priority date for SFSC Foundation Scholarships
June 15
Fee payment deadline
Aug. 8*
Convocation/Faculty return (limited services available)
Aug. 14
Classes begin
Aug. 18
Registration Ends (Last Day to ADD a Class)***
Aug. 22
Final day to drop classes with refund or change audit status
Aug. 25
Last day to apply for graduation
Oct. 15
Final day to withdraw with a grade of W 
Oct. 24
Exam week**
Dec. 7-13
Last day of classes
Dec. 13
Commencement
Dec. 14
Grades due in Registrar’s Office
Dec. 14 (By Noon)

 

Fall 2017: First Flex Session (8 Weeks)

First Fall Flex Session Dates
Aug. 18-Oct. 13
Begin priority registration for students with over 40 hours
March 20
Begin registration for students with over 20 hours
March 27
Begin open registration
April 3
Fee payment deadline
Aug. 8*
Classes begin
Aug. 18
Registration Ends (Last Day to ADD a Class)***
Aug. 22
Final day to drop classes with refund or change audit status
Aug. 25
Final day to withdraw with a grade of W 
Sept. 21
Last day to apply for graduation
Oct. 15
Exam week**
Oct. 12-13
Last day of classes
Oct. 13
Grades due in Registrar’s Office
Oct. 16 (By Noon)

 

Fall 2017: Second Flex Session (8 Weeks)

Second Fall Flex Session Dates
Oct. 16-Dec. 13
Begin priority registration for students with over 40 hours
March 20
Begin registration for students with over 20 hours
March 27
Begin open registration
April 3
Fee payment deadline
Aug. 8*
Last day to apply for graduation
Oct. 15
Classes begin
Oct. 16
Registration Ends (Last Day to ADD a Class)***
Oct. 17
Final day to drop classes with refund or change audit status
Oct. 20
Final day to withdraw with a grade of W 
Nov. 17
Exam week**
Dec. 12-13
Last day of classes
Dec. 13
Grades due in Registrar’s Office
Dec. 14 (By Noon)

 

Fall 2017: Third Flex Session (13 Weeks)

Third Fall Flex Session Dates
Sept. 11-Dec. 13
Begin open registration
Aug. 23
Fee payment deadline
Aug. 28*
Classes begin
Sept. 11
Registration Ends (Last Day to ADD a Class)***
Sept. 12
Final day to drop classes with refund or change audit status
Sept. 15
Last day to apply for graduation
Oct. 15
Final day to withdraw with a grade of W 
Nov. 3
Exam week**
Dec. 12-13
Last day of classes
Dec. 13
Grades due in Registrar’s Office
Dec. 14 (By Noon)

 

*Fees due on day of registration after deadline date

**Examination schedule for Arts and Science Division courses only. Check course syllabi for all other divisions.

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Fall Term Holidays: Labor Day, Sept. 4; Thanksgiving, Nov. 22-26; Winter Break, Dec. 16-Jan. 1


Spring 2018

Regular Term (16 weeks)
Jan. 3-May 2
Priority date to apply for financial aid
Oct. 16
Begin priority registration for students with over 40 hours
Oct. 2
Begin registration for students with over 20 hours
Oct. 9
Begin open registration
Oct. 16
Priority date for SFSC Foundation Scholarships
Oct. 16
Fee payment deadline
Dec. 7*
Faculty return
Jan. 2
Classes begin
Jan. 3
Registration Ends (Last Day to ADD a Class)***
Jan. 5
Final day to drop classes with refund or change audit status
Jan. 10
Last day to apply for graduation
March 1
Final day to withdraw with a grade of W 
March 19
Exam week
April 26-May 2
Last day of classes
May 2
Commencement
May 3
Grades due in Registrar’s Office
May 3 (By Noon)

 

Spring 2018: First Flex Session (8 Weeks)

First Spring Flex Session Dates
Jan. 3-Feb. 27
Begin priority registration for students with over 40 hours
Oct. 2
Begin registration for students with over 20 hours
Oct. 9
Begin open registration
Oct. 16
Fee payment deadline
Dec. 8*
Classes begin
Jan. 3
Registration Ends (Last Day to ADD a Class)***
Jan. 5
Final day to drop classes with refund or change audit status
Jan. 10
Final day to withdraw with a grade of W 
Feb. 5
Last day to apply for graduation
March 1
Exam Week**
Feb. 26-27
Last day of classes
Feb. 27
Grades due in Registrar’s Office
Feb. 28 (By Noon)

 

Spring 2018: Second Flex Session (8 Weeks)

Second Spring Flex Session Dates
Feb. 28-May 2
Begin priority registration for students with over 40 hours
Oct. 2
Begin registration for students with over 20 hours
Oct. 9
Begin open registration
Oct. 16
Fee payment deadline
Dec. 8*
Classes begin
Feb. 28
Registration Ends (Last Day to ADD a Class)***
March 1
Last day to apply for graduation
March 1
Final day to drop classes with refund or change audit status
March 7
Final day to withdraw with a grade of W 
April 10
Exam week**
May 1-2
Last day of classes
May 2
Grades due in Registrar’s Office
May 3 (By Noon)

 

Spring 2018: Third Flex Session (13 Weeks)

Third Spring Flex Session Dates
Jan. 24-May 2
Begin open registration
Jan. 8
Fee payment deadline
Jan. 15
Classes begin
Jan. 24
Registration Ends (Last Day to ADD a Class)***
Jan. 25
Final day to drop classes with refund or change audit status
Jan. 30
Last day to apply for graduation
March 1
Final day to withdraw with a grade of W 
March 27
Exam week**
May 1-2
Last day of classes
May 2
Grades due in Registrar’s Office
May 3 (By Noon)

 

*Fees due on day of registration after deadline date

**Examination schedule for Arts and Science Division courses only. Check course syllabi for all other divisions.

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Spring Term Holidays: Dr. Martin Luther King Day, Jan 15; Spring Break, March 11-18

Staff Development Day: Feb. 16. Limited services are available.


Summer 2018

Regular Term (16 weeks)
May 7-July 31
Priority date to apply for financial aid
March 15
Begin priority registration for students with over 40 hours
Oct. 2
Begin registration for students with over 20 hours
Oct. 9
Begin open registration
Oct. 16
Priority date for SFSC Foundation Scholarships
March 15
Fee payment deadline
April 19*
Classes begin
May 7
Registration Ends (Last Day to ADD a Class)***
May 8
Final day to drop classes with refund or change audit status
May 11
Last day to apply for graduation
June 1
Final day to withdraw with a grade of W 
June 27
Last day of classes
July 31
Grades due in Registrar’s Office
July 31 (by Noon)

 

Summer 2018: First Flex Session (8 Weeks)

First Summer Flex Session Dates
May 7-June 18
Begin priority registration for students with over 40 hours
Oct. 2
Begin registration for students with over 20 hours
Oct. 9
Begin open registration
Oct. 16
Fee payment deadline
April 20*
Classes begin
May 7
Registration Ends (Last Day to ADD a Class)***
May 8
Final day to drop classes with refund or change audit status
May 11
Final day to withdraw with a grade of W 
June 1
Last day to apply for graduation
June 1
Last day of classes
June 18
Grades due in Registrar’s Office
June 18 (By Noon)

 

Summer 2018: Second Flex Session (8 Weeks)

Second Summer Flex Session Dates
June 19-July 31
Begin priority registration for students with over 40 hours
Oct. 2
Begin registration for students with over 20 hours
Oct. 9
Begin open registration
Oct. 16
Fee payment deadline
April 20*
Last day to apply for graduation June 1
Classes begin June 19
Registration Ends (Last day to ADD a Class)*** June 20
Final day to drop classes with refund or change audit status June 22
Last day to withdraw with a grade of W July 16
Last day of classes July 31
Grades due in Registrar’s Office July 31 (By Noon)

*Fees due on day of registration after deadline date

**Examination schedule for Arts and Science Division courses only. Check course syllabi for all other divisions.

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Summer Term Holidays: Memorial Day, May 28; Independence Day, July 4

College closed all Fridays of Summer B Term: June 29, July 6, 13, 20, 27, and Aug. 3.