Academic Calendar - Important Dates by Term


Spring 2017   Summer 2017   Fall 2017


SPRING TERM, 2017

February 27 to March 3 Registration begins for current priority degree-seeking students

March 1

For students planning to receive Financial Aid for summer term, priority consideration will be given to those students who complete their Financial Aid requirements by March 1.

March 20

Registration begins for new or readmitted degree-seeking students

March 29

Registration begins for non-degree seeking students

March 29, 6 p.m. Spring term admission application deadline

March 31

Bobcat orientation

March 31, 5 p.m.

Last day of automatic enrollment from existing waitlists for full-term classes. Last day to add to a waitlist for full-term classes. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines.

April 3

Classes begin

April 7

Last day to begin attendance in a new class

April 14, 5 p.m.

Tuition due and end of refund period. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines. See listing for short-term class refund and drop deadlines.

April 17

Late charges applied for unpaid spring term tuition.

April 17

Late registration fees begin

May 19, 5 p.m.

Last day to drop full-term classes with no grade on transcript. Last day to change to/from audit or add classes. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines. See listing for short-term class refund and drop deadlines.

May 19, 5 p.m. COCC payment plan due.

May 22

Beginning date for required instructor approval to drop classes. Instructor approval may be given online or on the add/drop form (student must follow up with Enrollment Services to complete the drop). A grade of "W" will show on transcript. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines. See listing for short-term class refund and drop deadlines.

May 29

Memorial Day, College is closed

June 7, 6 p.m.

Last day to withdraw from classes. Instructor's approval is required (either online or signature on the drop form) and a grade of "W" will show on transcript. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines. See listing for short-term class refund and drop deadlines.

June 12 to 16

Finals week

June 17, 10 a.m. Commencement on Mazama Field (see: driving directions)
June 18 Spring term ends

June 22

Spring term grades posted online


SUMMER TERM, 2017

April 24 to 28

Registration begins for current priority degree-seeking students

May 8

Registration begins for new or readmitted degree-seeking students

June 1

For students planning to receive Financial Aid for summer term, priority consideration will be given to those students who complete their Financial Aid requirements by June 1.

June 7

Registration begins for non-degree seeking students

June 21, 6 p.m. Summer term application deadline

June 23

Bobcat orientation

June 23, 5 p.m.

Last day of automatic enrollment from existing waitlists for full-term classes. Last day to add to a waitlist for full-term classes. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines.

June 26

Classes begin

June 30 Last day to begin attendance in a new class
July 4 Independence Day, College is closed

July 7, 1 p.m.

Tuition due and end of refund. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines.

July 10

Late charges applied for unpaid summer term tuition.

July 10

Late registration fees begin

August 11, 1 p.m.

Last day to drop full-term classes with no grade on transcript. Last day to change to/from audit or add classes. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines.

August 11, 1 p.m. COCC payment plan due

August 14

Beginning date for required instructor approval to drop classes. Instructor approval may be given online or on the add/drop form (student must follow up with Enrollment Services to complete the drop). A grade of "W" will show on transcript. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines.

August 23, 6 p.m.

Last day to withdraw from classes. Instructor's approval is required (either online or signature on the drop form) and a grade of "W" will show on transcript. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines.

September 3

Summer term ends

September 7

Summer term grades posted online


Fall 2017


FALL TERM, 2017

May 15New Student Advising appointments open for Fall 2017
May 22 - May 26
Registration begins for current priority degree-seeking students
July 12
Advising and registration begins for new or readmitted degree-seeking students

August 15

For students planning to receive Financial Aid for summer term, priority consideration will be given to those students who complete their Financial Aid requirements by August 15

September 1 & 
September 4
Labor Day - College is closed

September 6  

Registration begins for non-degree seeking students

September 20, 6pm Fall term admission application deadline

September 22

Bobcat orientation

September 22, 5pm

Last day of automatic enrollment from existing waitlists for full-term classes. Last day to add to a waitlist for full-term classes. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines.
September 25

Classes begin

October 6, 5pm

Tuition due and end of refund period. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines. See listing for short-term class refund and drop deadlines.

October 9

Late charges applied for unpaid spring term tuition.

October 9

Late registration fees begin

November 9, 5pm

Last day to drop full-term classes with no grade on transcript. Last day to change to/from audit or add classes. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines. See listing for short-term class refund and drop deadlines.

November 9, 5pm
COCC payment plan due.
November 10 Veterans' Day, College is closed
November 13

Beginning date for required instructor approval to drop classes. Instructor approval may be given online or on the add/drop form (student must follow up with Enrollment Services to complete the drop). A grade of "W" will show on transcript. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines. See listing for short-term class refund and drop deadlines.

November 23 & 24
Thanksgiving Holiday, College is closed

December 6, 6pm

Last day to withdraw from classes. Instructor's approval is required (either online or signature on the drop form) and a grade of "W" will show on transcript. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines. See listing for short-term class refund and drop deadlines.

December 11 - December 15  

Finals week

December 17
Fall term ends

December 21

Fall term grades posted online

December 25 - December 29Winter break, College is closed
 January 1New Year’s Day, College is closed. 


* For full-session classes. Courses not spanning full term will have different deadlines. For short-term classes, login to your " Bobcat Web Account" account and navigate to your "Student Schedule" on the "Registration" webpage for deadlines to drop and receive a tuition refund.

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