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How to find your Registration Appointment and other important dates using the Student Portal.

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- FALL Traditional Semester          
- Fall: 1st 8 Weeks       
- Fall: 2nd 8 Weeks

- WINTER Session

- SPRING Traditional Semester   
- Spring: 1st 8 Weeks   
- Spring: 2nd 8 Weeks

- SUMMER Sessions
 

FAll 2018: Traditional Semester

Session Period

Aug 27 - Dec 16, 2018

Weekday classes begin week of Aug 27
Saturday classes begin Sept 1

Applications Accepted Beginning Now

Registration Begins

GROUP 1 - Priority Registration: 
EOP&S, DSPS, Veterans, Foster Care Youth, CalWorks 

GROUP 1 - Tier 2
(Athletes, Promise)

April 30, 2018

 

May 3, 2018

GROUP 2: Continuing & New Students - FULLY MATRICULATED*

May 3 - May 18, 2018

GROUP 3: Students who lost priority*

May 21, 2018

*In order to maintain your registration appointment time, you must be
in good standing, have fewer than 100 degree applicable units, and if
required, be fully matriculated (by April 13, 2018). “Matriculation”
is defined as completion of Orientation, Assessment, and Counseling
(S.E.P.).

GROUP 4: Open Enrollment including K-12 special admits

May 29, 2018

Residency Determination Date

 Aug 26, 2018

Special Registration Hours:

August 20 - Sept 7, 2018

Mon - Thur: 8:30am - 7:00pm

Fri:               8:30am - 5:00pm

M-F CLASSES Begin Aug 27
Sat  CLASSES Begin Sept 1
FINALS (see finals schedule)

Dec 10 - 16

LAST DAY TO

Prerequisite Clearance/Challenge Petitions

Aug 17

Recency/Third Attempt Petitions Jul 23 - Aug 17

Add/Audit Traditional Classes

Online:  Aug 26

With a Permission #
from the instructor:  Sept 8

Drop classes with a refund/no fee owed Sept 7

Drop classes w/o a W

Drop classes w/a W

File Pass / No Pass

Find date in your Student Portal. 
Select ACADEMICS MENU then CLASS SCHEDULE. Click the "i" icon to the right of your class which will bring up a page with dates. 

GRADUATION PETITION ACCEPTED

July 30, 2018 to Nov 30, 2018

CAMPUS CLOSED

Sept 3:   Labor Day 

Nov 12: Veterans Day

Nov 22 - 25: Thanksgiving

Non-Instruction Days:
Dec 17 - 23, 26, 27, 29, 30, 31

Holiday:
Dec 24, 25, 28

NOTE: Short-term courses and other accelerated program classes have different
deadlines. Please check with your instructor.

 

Fall 2018: 8 Week 

Session #1

Session #2

This calendar is for classes that meet 4 days per week. If your class is not scheduled for 4 days per week, check with the instructor for the deadline dates.
Session Period Aug 27 - Oct 21 Oct 22 - Dec 16
Apply In-Person Now Now

LAST DAY TO

Appeal Priority Registration TBA TBA
Prerequisite Clearance/Challenge Aug 17 Oct 15
Recency / Third Attempt Petitions Jul 23 - Aug 17 Oct 8 - 19
Add / Audit Classes

Online: Aug 26

In-person: 

Online: Oct 21

In-person: Oct 26

Drop classes with a refund / no fee owed the 4th day after the start of the session

Drop classes w/o a W

Drop classes w/a W

File Pass / No Pass

Find date in your Student Portal. 
Select ACADEMICS MENU then CLASS SCHEDULE. Click the "i" icon to the right of your class which will bring up a page with dates. 

 

 

Winter Session 2019 

Session Period

Jan 2, 2019 - Feb 3, 2019

Application Accepted Beginning currently

Registration Begins

GROUP 1 (Tier 1): Priority Registration *
Veterans, EOPS/Care, DSPS, Foster Youth, CalWORKs 

TBA

GROUP 1 (Tier 2): Priority Registration *
Athletes, College Promise

TBA

GROUP 2: Continuing Students -Fully Matriculated*

TBA

GROUP 3: Students Who Have NOT Fully Matriculated

TBA

GROUP 4: High School - Special K-12 Admits

TBA

*in order to maintain your registration appointment time, you must be in good standing, have fewer than 100 degree applicable units, and if required, be fully matriculated by TBA.

Residency Determination Date Feb 3, 2019
Special Registration Hours NA
FINALS last day of class

Last Day To

Priority Enrollment & BOGG Appeal TBA

Recency Petitions

Nov TBA - Dec TBA

Third Course Repeat Petitions Nov TBA - Dec TBA

Prerequisite Clearance/Challenge Petitions

TBA

Add a Traditional Class

Jan 2, 2019 (online)
TBA (in-person)

Drop classes with a refund/no fee owed

Drop classes w/o a W

Drop classes w/a W

File Pass / No Pass

Find date in your Student Portal. 
Select ACADEMICS MENU then CLASS SCHEDULE. Click the "i" icon to the right of your class which will bring up a page with dates.

GRADUATION PETITION ACCEPTED

Dec TBA - Feb TBA

CAMPUS CLOSED

Winter Holiday: Dec 31, Jan 1, 2019

MLK Day: Jan 21, 2019 

NOTE: ACT, Weekend courses and other accelerated program classes have different deadlines. Please check with your instructor.

 

 

Spring 2018: Traditional Semester

(Spring 2019 dates are not yet posted)

Session Period

February 5 - June 4, 2018

Weekday classes begin week of  Feb 5
Saturday classes begin Feb 10

Applications Accepted Beginning currently

Registration Begins

GROUP 1 (Tier 1): Priority Registration *
Veterans, EOPS/Care, DSPS, Foster Youth, CalWORKs 

Nov 13

GROUP 1 (Tier 2): Priority Registration *
Athletes, College Promise

Nov 16

GROUP 2: Continuing Students - Fully matriculated*

Nov 20

GROUP 3: Students that have not Fully Matriculated

Dec 8

GROUP 4: High School - Special K-12 Admits

Dec 15

*in order to maintain your registration appointment time, you must be in good standing, have fewer than 100 degree applicable units, and if required, be fully matriculated by October 27, 2017.

Residency Determination Date Feb 4

Special Registration Hours:

January 29- February 15

Mon - Thur: 8:30am - 7:00pm

Fri:               8:30am - 2:00pm

Sat (Feb 3): 8:30am - 1:00pm

M-F CLASSES Begin Feb 5, 2018
Sat  CLASSES Begin Feb 10, 2018
FINALS

May 29 - June 4

LAST DAY TO

Priority Enrollment & BOGG Appeal Oct TBA

Recency/Third Attempt Petitions

Jan 2 - Jan 26
Third Course Repeat Petitions Jan 2 - Jan 26

Prerequisite Clearance/Challenge Petitions

Jan 27

Add/Audit Traditional Classes

Online:  Feb 4

In-person: Feb 15

Drop a Class with a refund/no fee owed Feb 15
Drop a Class without a "W"

Feb 15

File Pass / No Pass Feb 15
Drop a Class with a "W"

May 4

GRADUATION PETITION ACCEPTED

Dec 11 - Apr 20

GRADUATION CEREMONY

Tues, June 5 @ 5:00...learn more

CAMPUS CLOSED

Presidents' Day: Feb 16 - Feb 19

Non-Instruction Days - No Classes but College Open: Mar 29

Cesar Chavez Day: Mar 30

Spring Break: Mar 31 - April 6

Memorial Day: May 28

NOTE: Short-term courses and other accelerated program classes have different
deadlines. Please check with your instructor.

 

Spring 2018:

8 Week 

Session #1

Session #2

This calendar is for classes that meet 4 days per week. If your class is not scheduled for 4 days per week, check with the instructor for the deadline dates.
Session Period Feb 5 - Mar 28 Apr 9 - June 3
Applications Accepted Year Round Year Round

LAST DAY TO

Recency Petitions/ 
Third Attempt Petitions
Jan 2 - Jan 26 Jan 2 - Jan 26
Third Course Repeat Petitions Jan 2 - Jan 26 Jan 2 - Jan 26
Prerequisite Clearance/Challenge Petitions Jan 26 Jan 26
Add / Audit Classes

ONLINE: Feb 4

in-person: Feb 12

ONLINE: Apr 8

in-person: Apr 16

Drop classes with a refund/no fee owed Feb 11 Apr 16
Drop classes w/o a W Feb 11 Apr 16
File Pass / No Pass Feb 11 Apr 16
Drop classes w/a W Mar 15 May 18

CAMPUS CLOSED

No Classes: 

Cesar Chavez Day: 

Spring Break: 

Presidents' Day: Feb 17 - Feb 19

No Classes: Mar 29

Cesar Chavez Day: Mar 30

Spring Break: Mar 31 - April 6

 

 

Memorial Day: May 28

 

 

Summer Session 2018 

(Summer 2019 dates are not yet posted)

Session Period

Starts June 11

Application Accepted  Now

Registration Begins

GROUP 1 - Priority Registration: 
EOP&S, DSPS, Veterans, Foster Care Youth, CalWorks *

GROUP 1 - Tier 2
(Athletes, Promise)*

April 9, 2018

 

April 19, 2018

GROUP 2: Continuing Students - FULLY MATRICULATED*

April 23 - May 4, 2018

GROUP 3: Students who lost priority

May 7, 2018

 

GROUP 4: Open Enrollment including K-12 special admits

May 14, 2018

*In order to maintain your registration appointment time, you must be in good standing, have fewer than 100 degree applicable units, and if required, be fully matriculated by March 23, 2018.

Special Registration Hours:

 

June 4 - 8

M, W, Th:    8:30am - 7:00pm

Tu:               8:30am - 3:00pm

Fri:               8:30am - 5:00pm

June 11 - 15

Mon - Thur: 8:30am - 7:00pm

Fri:               8:30am - 5:00pm

 Residency Determination Date

June 10, 2018

Graduation Petition Accepted April 7 - July 13, 2018
Final Exam Last Day of Class
CAMPUS CLOSED July 4, 2018

 

Summer 2018

1st 5-week Session

2nd 5-week Session

There also some classes which run 6 or 8 weeks.

This calendar is for classes that meet 4 days per week. If your class is not scheduled for 4 days per week, check with the instructor for the deadline dates.
Session Period June 11 – JULY 15 JULY 16 - AUGUST 19
Applications Accepted Now Now

LAST DAY TO

Appeal Priority Registration April 9, 2018 April 9, 2018
Prerequisite Clearance / Challenge June 4, 2018 July 9, 2018
Recency /Third Attempt Petitions June 4, 2018 July 9, 2018
Add / Audit Classes

Online: June 10

In-person: TBA

Online: July 16

In-person: TBA

Drop classes with a refund/no fee owed

Drop classes w/o a W

Drop classes w/a W

File Pass / No Pass

 

Find date in your Student Portal. 
Select ACADEMICS MENU then CLASS SCHEDULE. Click the "i" icon to the right of your class which will bring up a page with dates. 

 

Summer Session 2018 

Session Period

Starts June 11

Application Accepted  Now

Registration Begins

GROUP 1 - Priority Registration: 
EOP&S, DSPS, Veterans, Foster Care Youth, CalWorks *

GROUP 1 - Tier 2
(Athletes, Promise)*

April 9, 2018

 

April 19, 2018

GROUP 2: Continuing Students - FULLY MATRICULATED*

April 23 - May 4, 2018

GROUP 3: Students who lost priority

May 7, 2018

 

GROUP 4: Open Enrollment including K-12 special admits

May 14, 2018

*In order to maintain your registration appointment time, you must be in good standing, have fewer than 100 degree applicable units, and if required, be fully matriculated by March 23, 2018.

Special Registration Hours:

 

June 4 - 8

M, W, Th:    8:30am - 7:00pm

Tu:               8:30am - 3:00pm

Fri:               8:30am - 5:00pm

June 11 - 15

Mon - Thur: 8:30am - 7:00pm

Fri:               8:30am - 5:00pm

 Residency Determination Date

June 10, 2018

Graduation Petition Accepted April 7 - July 13, 2018
Final Exam Last Day of Class
CAMPUS CLOSED July 4, 2018

 

Summer 2018

1st 5-week Session

2nd 5-week Session

There also some classes which run 6 or 8 weeks.

This calendar is for classes that meet 4 days per week. If your class is not scheduled for 4 days per week, check with the instructor for the deadline dates.
Session Period June 11 – JULY 15 JULY 16 - AUGUST 19
Applications Accepted Now Now

LAST DAY TO

Appeal Priority Registration April 9, 2018 April 9, 2018
Prerequisite Clearance / Challenge June 4, 2018 July 9, 2018
Recency /Third Attempt Petitions June 4, 2018 July 9, 2018
Add / Audit Classes

Online: June 10

In-person: TBA

Online: July 16

In-person: TBA

Drop classes with a refund/no fee owed

Drop classes w/o a W

Drop classes w/a W

File Pass / No Pass

 

Find date in your Student Portal. 
Select ACADEMICS MENU then CLASS SCHEDULE. Click the "i" icon to the right of your class which will bring up a page with dates.