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2012 Spring - Student Handbook 
    
2012 Spring - Student Handbook [ARCHIVED PUBLICATION]

Important Dates (Academic Calendar)


Note: Priority Registration  
Oct. 24, 2011 - Dec. 16, 2011 In person for new, continuing transfer and re-admit students
Oct. 24, 2011 - Jan. 6, 2012 Online for continuing, transfer and re-admit students


Spring 2012

January

Date

Day

Time

Info

5 - 13 Thursday - Friday   Spring 2012 registration for continuing, transfer, readmit and first-time freshmen students
6 Friday   Deadline to submit financial assistance appeals for consideration prior to registration. Appeals submitted after this date will be sent to committee after registration.
13 Friday   Priority registration payment deadline
16 Monday 3 p.m. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, no classes
17 Tuesday   College Faculty/Staff Convocation
NOTE: NO REGISTRATION JAN. 14 - 17
18 - 27  Wednesday - Friday   Books may be purchased on bookstore credit (see Financial Assistance ), in person, online or through Barnes and Noble.
18 - 20  Wednesday - Friday 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Web registration
In person registration; all unsecured (unpaid) schedules deleted at end of each day.
18  Wednesday   Deadline to submit academic suspension appeals for Spring 2012
18 - 20 Wednesday - Friday   Minisession One registration
21  Saturday   CLASSES BEGIN
23  Monday   Minisession One begins
23 - 24  Monday - Tuesday 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
1 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Drop/add on the Web
Drop/add in person
All unpaid schedules deleted at end of each day
24  Tuesday 6 p.m.

Final date to add courses, change sections, change from credit to audit or audit to credit
Final day for 100% tuition refund

27  Friday   Last day to return textbooks; last day to use bookstore credit
Final day for 50% tuition refund


February

Date

Day

Time

Info

6 Monday   Official fourteenth class day; last day for 25% tuition refund
15 Wednesday   Final date to submit financial assistance appeal
23 Thursday 4:30 p.m. Final day for dropping Minisession One courses with a “W”
23 Wednesday   First-time loan borrower’s proceeds available (recipients must complete entrance loan counseling session and Master Promissory Note; see Financial Assistance  pages)
18-22 Saturday - Wednesday   Mardi Gras holidays; no classes
24 Thursday 4:30 p.m. Payment deadline for deferment (second payment)


March

Date

Day

Time

Info

9 Friday  4:30 p.m. Second deadline to apply for May graduation.
After this date a late fee will be assessed
13 Tuesday  8 a.m. Beginning of Midterm exams; Midterm grade input begins
12-16 Monday - Friday   Minisession Two registration
13 Tuesday   Minisession One final exams; Minisession One ends
16 Friday  4:30 p.m. Payment deadline for deferment (final payment due)
19 Monday   Minisession Two begins
19 Monday   End of Midterm exams
21 - 25 Monday - Friday   Student Success Week
19 - May 25 Monday - Friday   Summer/Fall 2012 priority registration in person or by Web for continuing, transfer, re-admit and new students
20 Tuesday  1 p.m. Midterm grading period ends
Final date for completion of non-traditional credits for semester
23 Friday  4:30 p.m. Last date to apply for May graduation; applications received after this date/time will be processed for December graduation


April

Date

Day

Time

Info

5 - 8 Thursday - Sunday   Spring holiday, no classes
9 Monday  4:30 p.m. First priority deadline to apply for December graduation
10 Tuesday  6 p.m. Final day/time for dropping Spring semester courses with a “W” or withdrawing from College
11 Wednesday   College Honors Convocation
18 Wednesday  6 p.m. Final day/time for dropping Minisession Two courses with a “W”
15 Friday   Final day to apply Spring 2012 financial assistance loans
20 Wednesday   Last day to submit financial assistance applications/documents
25 Monday  4:30 p.m. Priority deadline for financial aid applications for Fall 2011
30 Monday  4:30 p.m. Last date for reinstatement to be processed in Registrar’s office


May

Date

Day

Time

Info

4 Friday   Minisession Two ends
5 Saturday   Last day of classes
7 Monday  8 a.m. Beginning of Final exams
12 Saturday   Final exams for Saturday classes
12 Saturday  4:30 p.m. End of Final exams
15 Tuesday  1 p.m. Final grading period ends; grade books due in divisional offices
16 Wednesday  4:30 p.m. End of Spring Semester
21 Monday 10 a.m. Commencement
28 Monday   Memorial Day holiday, College closed


Spring 2012 Minisessions

Session 1: Jan. 23 - March 13

Registration
Last day to drop courses with a “W”
Final exams
  Jan. 18 - 20
Feb. 23
March 13
     

Session 2: March 19 - May 7

Registration
Last day to drop courses with a “W”
Final exams
  Jan. 18 - 20 and March 12 - 16
April 18
May 7
 
 

Think ahead…2012 Summer/Fall Registration Schedule

Summer/Fall 2012 Priority Registration

Online Registration - Continuing, Transfer & Re-admit Students
March 19, 2012 - May 25, 2012
Registration by Appointment - New, Continuing, Transfer & Re-admit Students
March 19, 2012 - May 25, 2012