2017/2018 Academic Calendar

 Note: For a downloadable version of a calendar in PDF format, click here.

Fall Semester 2017
 
 July 31 Fall Tuition Due
 August 17 Faculty/Staff In-Service
 August 21 First day of fall semester
 August 23 Last day to add classes (full semester courses)
 August 25 Last day to drop & receive full refund (full semester courses)
 September 4 Labor Day - No Classes - College Closed
 October 13 First half of semester ends
 October 16 Second half of semester begins
 October 19-20 Break - No Classes
 October 25 Advising/Student Success Day
 October 26 Spring/Summer registration - Current Students
 November 10 Veterans Day Observed - No Classes - College Closed
  Veterans Day - No Classes - College Closed
 November 23-24 Thankgiving Holiday - No Classes - College Closed
 December 15 - 21 Final Exams
 December 21 Last day of semester
December 21 Grading Day
 Dec. 22 - Jan. 5 Winter Break - No Classes
 December 25 Christmas Day - College Closed
 
Spring Semester 2018
 
 December 14 Spring Tuition Due
 January 1 New Year's Day Observed - College Closed
 January 4 Faculty/Staff In-Service
 January 8 First day of spring semester
 January 10 Last day to add classes (full semester courses)
 January 12 Last day to drop classes & receive full refund (full semester courses)
 January 15 Martin Luther King - No Classes - College Closed
 February 6 Minnesota Caucuses - No Evening Classes
 February 9 All College Day - No Classes
 February 19 President's Day - No Classes - College Closed
 March 2 First half of semester ends
 March 4 - 9 Spring Break
 March 7 Staff In-Service - College Closed
 March 12 Second half of semester begins
 March 20 Advising/Student Success Day
 March 22 Fall Registration Begins
 March 28 Job Fair
 May 7-11 Final Exams
 May 11 Last day of semester/Grading/Commencement ceremony
 
Summer Semester 2018
 
 April 30 Summer Semester Tuition Due
 May 21 First day of Summer Semester First Half
 May 28 Memorial Day - No Classes - School Closed
 Varies Last day to add/change classes(varies by course - check course schedule)
 Varies Last day to drop & receive full refund(varies by course - check course schedule)
 June 29 Last Day of Summer Session First Half
 July 2 First day of Summer Session Second Half
 July 4 Independence Day - No Classes - College Closed
 August 10 Last day of Summer Session Second Half