Academic Calendar

Event Fall term Winter term Spring term Summer term
First day of classes September 23 January 6 March 30 June 22
Tuition deadline and end 100% refund period1 October 4 January 17 April 10 July 2
Begin late registration ($30 fee) October 7 January 21 April 13 July 6
Last day to change from audit or drop classes with no grade on transcript1 November 8 February 21 May 15 August 7
Last day to drop classes, receive a "W" grade1 December 4 March 11 June 3 August 19
Holidays - (COCC closed) November 11 - Veterans Day
November 28-29 - Thanksgiving
Dec. 23-27 - Winter Break
Jan. 1 - New Year's Day
January 20 - Martin Luther King Day
May 25 - Memorial Day July 3 - Independence Day
Final exams December 9-13 March 16-20 June 8-12 Varies
Commencement June 13
Last day of term December 15 March 22 June 14 August 30
Grades posted online December 19 March 26 June 18 September 3

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