Academic Calendar


Academic Year 2020-2021

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Fall Semester 2020
Spring Semester 2021
Summer Semester 2021

Academic Calendar 2021-2022

FALL SEMESTER 2020

August 10 College Assembly for Faculty & Staff on Wadley Campus
August 11  Professional Development - Faculty Duty Day
August 12, 13, 14 Faculty Duty Days
August 13 Residence Hall Move-in Day - Wadley Campus
August 17 Classes Begin ($25 late registration fee applies); Drop/Add Begins
August 20 Drop/Add Ends for full term.  Last Day for Late Registration, Course Change,  or change to Audit for full term
September 7 Labor Day Holiday (College Closed)
October 8 Last day to apply for Fall Semester diploma and pay diploma fee
October 12 Mid-term Alerts for Full-Term Classes
October 28 Spring Semester 2021 Registration begins for students with 45 credit hours or more
October 29 Spring Semester 2021 Registration begins for students with 30 credit hours or more
October 29 Last day to Withdraw with a "W" for full-term classes
November 4 Spring Semester 2021 Registration begins for students with 30 credit hours or less
November 11 Veterans Day Holiday (College Closed)
November 23-25  Local Professional Development / Faculty Duty Days (No classes)
November 26, 27 Thanksgiving Holidays (College Closed)
December 7 Last Class Day
December 4-9 Final exams for online classes
December 8, 9, 10, 11, 14 Final exams for hybrid, virtual, and traditional classes.  Refer to your class schedule.  Testing will not take place on campus.
December 15 Faculty - Grades Due to Records Office by 9:00 a.m. CST (Should post to student accounts within 1-2 business days)
December 15, 16, 17 Faculty Duty Days
December 18, 21, 22 College Open (Faculty Non-duty Days - Workdays for Administrators and Staff)
December 23 - January 1 College Closed for Christmas and New Year's Holidays

Mini Term 1 - Fall Semester 2020         

August 17 Classes begin - Mini-Term 1
August 18 Last Day to Drop and Add - Mini-Term 1
TBD Pell Recalculation Date
September 17 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Mini-Term 1
October 8 Final Exams - Mini-Term 1
October 9 Mini-Term 1 Ends

Mini Term 2 - Fall Semester 2020        

October 12 Classes Begin - Mini-Term 2
October 13 Last Day to Drop and Add - Mini-Term 2
TBD Pell Recalculation Date
October 29 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Mini-Term 2
December 10 Final Exam - Mini-Term 2
December 14 Mini-Term 2 Ends

     

Spring Semester 2021

January 1 New Year's Holiday (College Closed)
January 4, 5 Faculty Duty Days
January 4

Drop date for non-payment
Residence Hall Move-in Day - Wadley Campus

January 6 Classes Begin for Full and Mini Term 1. Late Registration begins  ($25 late registration fee applies);
Drop/Add Begins
January 12 Drop/Add Ends.  Last Day for Late Registration, Course Change,  or change to Audit
TBD Pell Recalculation Date
January 18 Martin Luther King, Jr./Robert E. Lee Birthday Holiday (College Closed)
February 19 Professional Development (8 a.m. - 12 p.m)
March 1 Last day to apply for Spring Semester Diploma and Pay Diploma Fee
March 3 Mid-term Alerts
March 8-12 Spring Break/Faculty Non-Duty Days (College Open)
April 1 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Full-term Classes
April 5 Summer Semester 2021 Registration begins for students with 45 or more credit hours
April 6 Summer Semester 2021 Registration begins for students with 30 or more credit hours
April 12 Summer Semester 2021 Registration begins for students with 0 or more credit hours
April 26, 27 On-Campus Final Exams for Hybrid Classes
April 27 Last Class Day
April 23 - May 4 Final Exams for Online and Virtual Classes
April 28, 29, 30, May 3, 4 Final Exams for On-Campus Classes
May 5 Faculty - Grades Due to Records Office by 9:00 a.m. CST
May 5, 6, 7 Faculty Duty Days
May 7 Commencement - Wadley Campus
May 10 Four-Day Work Week Begins
May 10, 11, 12, 13 College Open (Faculty Non-duty Days/Workdays for Administrators and Staff)

Mini Term 1 - Spring 2021

January 6 Classes Begin - Mini Term 1
January 7 Last Day to Drop and Add - Mini Term 1
TBD Pell Recalculation Date
February 4 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Mini Term 1
February 25 Final Exams - Mini Term 1
March 1 Mini Term 1 Ends

Mini Term 2 - Spring 2021

March 2 Classes Begin - Mini Term 2
March 3 Last Day to Drop and Add - Mini Term 2
TBD Pell Recalculation Date
April 1 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Mini Term 2
May 3 Final Exams - Mini Term 2
May 4 Mini Term 2 Ends

 

Summer 2021  (College Closed on Fridays) 

May 17, 18 Walk-in Registration on All Campuses/Faculty Duty Days
May 19 Classes Begin for Full and Mini Term 1. Late Registration begins  ($25 late registration fee applies);
Drop/Add Begins
May 20 Drop/Add Ends.  Last Day for Late Registration, Course Change,  or change to Audit
TBD Pell Recalculation Date
May 31 Memorial Day Holiday (College Closed)
June 2 SOAR - Opelika Campus
June 3 SOAR - Opelika Campus
June 9 SOAR - Wadley
June 10 SOAR - Wadley
June 10 Last day to apply for Summer Semester Diploma and Pay Diploma Fee
June 14 SOAR - Valley Campus
June 15 Fall Semester 2021 Registration begins for students with 45 or more credit hours
June 16 Fall Semester 2021 Registration begins for students with 30 or more credit hours
June 21 Fall Semester 2021 Registration begins for students with 0 or more credit hours
June 30 Mid-term Alerts for Full Term Classes
July 5 Independence Day Holiday Observed (College Closed)
July 8 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Full-term Classes
TBD Fall Semester 2021 Registration 
July 23-27 Final Exams for Online Classes
July 26, 27 On-Campus Final Exams for Hybrid Classes
July 27 Last Class Day
July 28, 29 Final Exams for On-campus classes (College Closed Friday)
August 2 Grades Due to Records Office by 9:00 a.m. CST; Faculty Duty Day (Should post to student accounts within 1-2 business days)
August 3, 4, 5, 6 College Open (Faculty Non-Duty Days -- Workdays for Administrators and Staff)
August 9 Five-Day Work Week Resumes

Mini Term 1 - Summer 2021

May 19 Classes Begin - Mini Term 1
May 20 Last Day to Drop and Add - Mini Term 1
TBD Pell Recalculation Date
June 17 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Mini Term 1
June 24 Final Exams - Mini Term 1
June 25 Mini Term 1 Ends

Mini Term 2 - Summer 2021

June 28 Classes Begin - Mini Term 2
June 29 Last Day to Drop and Add - Mini Term 2
TBD Pell Recalculation Date
July 8 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Mini Term 2
July 29 Final Exam - Mini Term 2
August 2 Mini Term 2 Ends

Seven-Week Term - Summer 2021

June 2 M/W Classes Begin
June 3 Last day to drop/add Seven-Week Term - M/W Classes
June 3 T/Th Classes Begin
June 4 Last day to drop/add Seven-Week Term - T/Th Classes
TBD Pell Recalculation Date
July 8 Last day to withdraw with a "W" from Seven-Week Term
July 23 Final exam/Seven-Week Term Ends

Academic Year 2021 - 2022

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Fall Semester 2021
Spring Semester 2022
Summer Semester 2022

FALL SEMESTER 2021

August 9 College Assembly for Faculty & Staff on Wadley Campus - Faculty Duty Day
August 10  Professional Development - Faculty Duty Day
August 10, 11, 12 Residence Hall Move-in Day - Wadley Campus
August 11, 12, 13 Faculty Duty Days
August 11, 12, 13 Walk-in Registration - all Campuses (Aug. 13 - extended workday until 3:00 p.m.)
August 16 Classes Begin; Drop/Add Begins
August 19 Drop/Add Ends for full term.  Last Day for Late Registration, Course Change,  or change to Audit for full term
September 6 Labor Day Holiday (College Closed)
October 11 Last day to apply for Fall Semester diploma and pay diploma fee
October 12 Mid-term Alerts for Full-Term Classes
October 19

Spring Semester 2022 Registration begins for students with 45 or more credit hours

October 20 Spring Semester 2022 Registration begins for students with 30 or more credit hours
October 25 Spring Semester 2022 Registration begins for students with 0 or more credit hours
November 1 Last day to Withdraw with a "W" for full-term classes
November 3 Spring Semester 2022 Online Registration begins for all students
November 11 Veterans Day Holiday (College Closed)
November 22, 23 State Professional Development / Faculty Duty Days (No classes)
November 24 Local Professional Development/Faculty Duty Day (No Classes)
November 25, 26 Thanksgiving Holidays (College Closed)
December 3 Last Class Day
December 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Final exams 
December 10 Professional Development
December 13 Grades Due to Records Office by 9:00 a.m. CST (Should post to student accounts within 1-2 business days)
December 13, 14, 15 Faculty Duty Days
December 16, 17, 20, 21 College Open (Faculty Non-duty Days - Workdays for Administrators and Staff)
December 22 - January 1 College Closed for Christmas and New Year's Holidays

Mini Term 1 - Fall Semester 2021         

August 16 Classes begin - Mini-Term 1; Drop and Add begins
August 18 Last Day to Drop and Add - Mini-Term 1
August 25 Attendance Verification due by 11:59 pm
September 20 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Mini-Term 1
October 7 Final Exams - Mini-Term 1
October 8 Mini-Term 1 Ends

Mini Term 2 - Fall Semester 2021        

October 11 Classes Begin - Mini-Term 2
October 12 Last Day to Drop and Add - Mini-Term 2
October 15 Attendance Verification due by 11:59 pm
November 1 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Mini-Term 2
December 9 Final Exam - Mini-Term 2
December 10 Mini-Term 2 Ends

        

Spring Semester 2022

January 1 New Year's Holiday (College Closed)
January 3 Faculty Non-duty Days (Workdays for Administrators and Staff)
January 3, 4

Residence Hall Move-in Day - Wadley Campus

January 4 Walk-in Registration – All Campuses/Faculty Duty Day
January 5 Classes Begin for Full and Mini Term 1. Late Registration begins;
Drop/Add Begins
January 7 Drop/Add Ends.  Last Day for Late Registration, Course Change,  or change to Audit; (January 7 - extended workday until 3 p.m.)
January 13 Attendance Verification due by 11:59 p.m.
January 17 Martin Luther King, Jr./Robert E. Lee Birthday Holiday (College Closed)
February 18 Professional Development (8 a.m. - 12 p.m)
March 1 Last day to apply for Spring Semester Diploma and Pay Diploma Fee
March 2 Mid-term Alerts
March 7-11 Spring Break/Faculty Non-Duty Days (College Open)
April 4 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Full-term Classes
April 6 Summer & Fall Semester 2022 Registration begins for students with 45 or more credit hours
April 7 Summer & Fall Semester 2022 Registration begins for students with 30 or more credit hours
April 11 Summer & Fall Semester 2022 Registration begins for all students
April 27 Last Class Day
April 28, 29, May 2, 3, 4 Final Exams 
May 5, 6, 9, 10, 11 Faculty Duty Days
May 6 Grades due to Records Office by 9:00 am
May 9 Four-day Work Week begins
May 11 Commencement - Wadley Campus
May 12, 16, 17 College Open (Faculty Non-duty Days/Workdays for Administrators and Staff)

Mini Term 1 - Spring 2022

January 5 Classes Begin - Mini Term 1
January 6 Last Day to Drop and Add - Mini Term 1
January 13 Attendance Verification due by 11:59 pm
February 7 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Mini Term 1
February 28 Final Exams - Mini Term 1
March 1 Mini Term 1 Ends

Mini Term 2 - Spring 2022

March 2 Classes Begin - Mini Term 2
March 3 Last Day to Drop and Add - Mini Term 2
March 7 Attendance Verification due by 11:59 pm
April 4 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Mini Term 2
May 3 Final Exams - Mini Term 2
May 4 Mini Term 2 Ends

     

Summer 2022  (College Closed on Fridays) 

May 18, 19 Walk-in Registration on All Campuses/Faculty Duty Days
May 23 Classes Begin for Full and Mini Term 1. Late Registration begins  ($25 late registration fee applies);
Drop/Add Begins
May 24 Drop/Add Ends.  Last Day for Late Registration, Course Change,  or change to Audit
May 30 Memorial Day Holiday (College Closed)
May 31 Attendance Verification due by 11:59 pm
June 13 Last day to apply for Summer Semester Diploma and Pay Diploma Fee
June 21, 22 SOAR - Wadley
June 28, 29, 30 SOAR - Opelika
July 6 SOAR - Valley
July 4 Independence Day Holiday Observed (College Closed)
July 6 Mid-term Alerts for Full-Term Classes
July 11 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Full-term Classes
July 13 Fall Semester 2022 Online Registration for students with 45 hours or more
July 14 Fall Semester 2022 Online Registration for students with 30 hours or more
July 20 Fall Semester 2022 Online Registration for all students
August 1 Last Class Day
August 2, 3 Final Exams
August 4 Grades due to Records office by 9 am/Faculty Duty Day
August 8 Five-day Work Week Resumes
August 10 College Assembly

Mini Term 1 - Summer 2022

May 23 Classes Begin - Mini Term 1
May 24 Last Day to Drop and Add - Mini Term 1
May 31 Attendance Verification due by 11:59 pm
June 17 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Mini Term 1
June 27 Final Exams - Mini Term 1
June 28 Mini Term 1 Ends

Mini Term 2 - Summer 2022

June 29 Classes Begin - Mini Term 2
June 30 Last Day to Drop and Add - Mini Term 2
July 6 Attendance Verification due by 11:59 pm
July 11 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" from Mini Term 2
August 2 Final Exam - Mini Term 2
August 3 Mini Term 2 Ends

Seven-Week Term - Summer 2022

June 6 M/W Classes Begin
June 7 Last day to drop/add Seven-Week Term - M/W Classes
June 7 T/Th Classes Begin
June 8 Last day to drop/add Seven-Week Term - T/Th Classes
June 13 Attendance Verification due by 11:59 pm
July 11 Last day to withdraw with a "W" from Seven-Week Term
July 27 Final exam/Seven-Week Term Ends