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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 2019: Traditional Semester

Session Period

Aug 26 - Dec 15, 2019

Weekday classes begin week of Aug 26
Saturday classes begin Aug 31

Applications Accepted Beginning starting Apr 10

Registration Begins

PRIORITY (Tier 1): * 
EOP&S, DSPS, Veterans, Foster Care Youth, CalWorks 

PRIORITY (Tier 2): *
Athletes, Promise, Completion

Apr 29

 

May 2

Continuing & New Students - Fully Matriculated *

May 6

(How to find your registration date - video)

Students Who Have NOT Fully Matriculated / Lost Priority 

May 20

(How to find your registration date - video)

High School - K-12 special admits

May 28

(How to find your registration date - video)

Open Enrollment

May 28

(How to find your registration date - video)

*Matriculation activities cutoff for Priority Registration is April 12, 2019

Residency Determination Date

 Aug 25

 

Special Registration Hours:

August 19 - Sept 23, 2019

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

Fri:               8:30am - 5:00pm

Sat Aug 24 & 31:   9:00am - 1:00pm    

M-F CLASSES Begin Aug 26
Sat  CLASSES Begin Aug 31
FINALS (see finals schedule)

Dec 9 - Dec 15

LAST DAY TO

Recency Petitions Aug 15

Third Attempt Petitions

Aug 9 - Oct 24

Prerequisite Clearance/Challenge Petitions Aug 9 - Oct 24

Add/Audit Traditional Classes

Online:  Aug 25

With a Permission #

from the instructor: Sept 16

File Pass / No Pass Sept 16

Drop classes w/o a W

Drop classes w/a W

 

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

Aug 26 to Dec 13

CAMPUS CLOSED

Sept 2:   Labor Day 

Nov 11: Veterans Day

Nov 28 - 31: Thanksgiving

Non-Instruction Days - College Open:
Dec 16 - 23, 26 - 29

Holiday:
Dec 24, 25, 30, 31 & Jan 1

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

 

Fall 2019: 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 26 - Oct 20 Oct 21 - Dec 15
Applications Accepted Now Now

LAST DAY TO

Recency Petitions Jun 24 - Aug 9 Sept 30 - Oct 18
Third Course Repeat Petitions Jun 24 - Aug 9 Sept 30 - Oct 18
Prerequisite Clearance/Challenge Aug 16 Jan 25
Add / Audit Classes

Online: Aug 25

In-person: Sept 5

Online: Oct 20

In-person: Oct 25

Drop classes w/o a W

Drop classes w/a W

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. 
CAMPUS CLOSED

Sept 2:   Labor Day 

 

Nov 11: Veterans Day

Nov 28 - 31: Thanksgiving

Non-Instruction Days - College Open:
Dec 16 - 23, 26 - 29

Holiday:
Dec 24, 25, 30, 31 & Jan 1

 

 

Winter Session 2019 

Session Period

Jan 2, 2019 - Feb 3, 2019

Application Accepted Beginning currently

Registration Begins

PRIORITY (Tier 1): *
CalWorks, DSPS, EOPS, Foster Youth, Active Duty/Veterans 

Oct 22

PRIORITY (Tier 2): *
Athletes, College Promise, Completion

Oct 25

Continuing Students -Fully Matriculated*

Starts Oct 29
(How to find your registration date - video)

Students Who Have NOT Fully Matriculated / Lost Priority

Starts Nov 13

(How to find your registration date - video)

High School - Special K-12 Admits

Starts Nov 19

(How to find your registration date - video)

Open Enrollment Starts Nov 20

*Matriculation activities cutoff for Priority Registration is October 8, 2018

Residency Determination Date Jan 1
Special Registration Hours N/A
FINALS last day of class

Last Day To

Recency Petitions

Dec 3 - 18, 2018

Third Course Repeat Petitions Dec 3 - 18, 2018

Prerequisite Clearance/Challenge Petitions

Dec 7, 2018

Add a Traditional Class
or File Pass / No Pass

Jan 1, 2019 (online)


Jan 5, 2019 
With a Permission #
from the instructor:
  TBA

Drop classes with a refund/no fee owed

Drop classes w/o a W

Drop classes w/a W

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...how to video

GRADUATION PETITION ACCEPTED

Dec 10, 2018 - Feb 4, 2019

CAMPUS CLOSED

Winter Holiday: Dec 24, 25, 28; 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 2019: Traditional Semester

Session Period

February 4 - June 3, 2019

Weekday classes begin week of  Feb 4
Saturday classes begin Feb 9

Applications Accepted Beginning currently

Registration Begins

PRIORITY (Tier 1): *
CalWorks, DSPS, EOPS, Foster Youth, Active Duty/Veterans

Nov 13

PRIORITY (Tier 2): *
Athletes, College Promise, Completion

Nov 15

Continuing Students -Fully Matriculated*

Starts Nov 19 
(How to find your registration date - video)

Students Who Have NOT Fully Matriculated / Lost Priority

Starts Dec 7
(How to find your registration date - video)

High School - Special K-12 Admits

Starts Dec 14
(How to find your registration date - video)

Open Enrollment Starts Dec 15

*Matriculation activities cutoff for Priority Registration is October 26, 2018

Residency Determination Date Feb 3

Special Registration Hours:

Jan 28 - Feb 14

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

Fri:               8:30am - 2:00pm

Sat (Feb 2 & 9): 8:30am - 1:00pm

M-F CLASSES Begin Feb 4, 2019
Sat  CLASSES Begin Feb 9, 2019
FINALS

May 28 - Jun 3

LAST DAY TO

Recency/Third Attempt Petitions

Dec 3 - Jan 18
Third Course Repeat Petitions Dec 3 - Jan 18

Prerequisite Clearance/Challenge Petitions

Jan 25, 2019

Add/Audit Traditional Classes

Online:  Feb 3

With a Permission #

from the instructor:   Feb 14

File Pass / No Pass Feb 14

Drop classes with a refund/no fee owed

Drop classes w/o a W

Drop classes w/a W

 

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...how to video

GRADUATION PETITION ACCEPTED

Dec 10 - Apr 19

GRADUATION CEREMONY

Tues, June 4 @ 5:00...learn more

CAMPUS CLOSED

Presidents' Day: Feb 15 - Feb 18

Non-Instruction Days - No Classes but College Open: Mar 28

Cesar Chavez Day: Apr 1

Spring Break: Mar 29 - Apr 5

Memorial Day: May 27

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

 

Spring 2019:

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 4 - Mar 27 Apr 8 - Jun 2
Applications Accepted Year Round Year Round

LAST DAY TO

Recency Petitions/ 
Third Attempt Petitions
Dec 3 - Jan 18 Mar 18 - Mar  29
Third Course Repeat Petitions Dec 3 - Jan 18 Mar 18 - Mar 29
Prerequisite Clearance/Challenge Petitions Jan 25 Jan 25
Add / Audit Classes

ONLINE: Feb 3

With a Permission #
from the instructor:
  Feb 11

ONLINE: Apr 7

With a Permission #

from the instructor:  Apr 15

Drop classes with a refund/no fee owed 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....how to video

CAMPUS CLOSED

No Classes: 

Presidents' Day: 
Feb 15 - Feb 18

Non-Instruction Days - No Classes but College Open: Mar 28

Cesar Chavez Day: Apr 1

Spring Break:
Mar 29 - Apr 5

 

 

Memorial Day: May 27

 

 

Summer Session 2019 

(June 10 - Jul 14  |  Jun 10 - Jul 21  |  June 10 - Aug 4  |  Jul 15 - Aug 18 )

Application Accepted  Starting Mar 20

Registration Begins

PRIORITY (Tier 1):* 
EOP&S, DSPS, Veterans, Foster Care Youth, CalWorks 

PRIORITY (Tier 2) *
Athletes, Promise, Completion

April 8

 

April 11

Continuing Students - Fully Matriculated*

April 15

(How to find your registration date - video)

Students Who Have NOT Fully Matriculated / Lost Priority

April 29

(How to find your registration date - video)

 

High School - Special K-12 Admits

May 6

(How to find your registration date - video)

Open Enrollment

May 6

(How to find your registration date - video)

 Residency Determination Date June 9, 2019
*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 22, 2019.

Special Registration Hours:

 

June 3 - 7

M - Th:        8:30am - 7:00pm

Fri:               8:30am - 5:00pm

June 10 - 14

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

Fri:               8:30am - 5:00pm

Final Exam Last Day of Class
CAMPUS CLOSED July 4

 

Summer 2019

1st 5 Weeks

6 Weeks

8 Weeks

2nd 5 Weeks

If your class is not scheduled per one of the categories below, check with the instructor for the deadline dates.
Session Period

JUN 10 - 
JUL 14

Online Only

JUN 10 -  
JUL 21

MTWTh Only

JUN 10 -  
AUG 4

MTWTh Only

JUL 15 -  
AUG 18

Online Only

Applications Accepted starting Mar 20 starting Mar 20 starting Mar 20 starting Mar 20

LAST DAY TO

Prerequisite Clearance / Challenge May 24 May 24 May 24 May 24
Recency /Third Attempt Petitions May 20 - 31 May 20 - 31 May 20 - 31 May 20 - 31

Add / Audit Classes

File for Pass / No Pass

Online:
Jun 9

With a Permission #
from the instructor:
 

Jun 15

Online: 
Jun 9

With a Permission #
from the instructor:
  

Jun 16

Online: 
Jun 9

With a Permission #
from the instructor:
  

Jun 15

Online: 
Jul 14

With a Permission #
from the instructor:
  

Jul 20

Drop classes with a refund/no fee owed

Drop classes w/o a W

Drop classes w/a W

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.