Catalogs & Schedules

2009-2010 Academic Calendar

Summer Session 2009

May 25, 2009 – August 5, 2009 (44 days, 4-day week, Mon - Thurs, no classes Fridays; college closed Fridays)

Day Date Event
Monday April 6, 2009      Begin Returning Student Registration for Summer and Fall Semesters
Monday April 13, 2009   Begin Open Registration for Summer and Fall Semesters
Monday May 11, 2009 4-day weeks start (Closed Fridays)
Monday May 25, 2009 Memorial Day (college closed)
Tuesday May 26, 2009 Classes Begin
Thursday June 4, 2009 Full-term Course Add/Drop Deadline
Monday – Thursday June 29 - July 2, 2009    Midterm Week
Monday July 6, 2009 Graduation Application Deadline for Fall 2009
Thursday & Friday July 2 & 3, 2009 Independence Day Observed (college closed)
Monday July 20, 2009 Full-term Course Withdrawal Deadline
Wednesday August 5, 2009   Last Day of Summer Session 2009

Fall Semester 2009

August 24 – December 11, 2009 (76 days, includes 4 days of finals)

Day Date Event
Friday August 7, 2009 Closed (4-day schedule ends)
Monday August 10, 2009 5-day weeks begin
Monday August 24, 2009 Classes Begin
Monday September 7, 2009 Labor Day (College Closed)
Wednesday September 9, 2009 Full-term Course Add/Drop Deadline
Monday-Friday September 14 – October 16, 2009 1st 5-week Mini-Session
Monday-Friday September 14 – November 20, 2009 10-week Mini-Session
Monday-Friday October 12 – 16, 2009 Midterm Week
Friday - Sunday October 16 - 18, 2009 Scheduled Network Down Days (starting at 5 p.m. on October 16 and ending at 11:59 p.m. on October 18)
Monday-Friday October 19, 2009 – November 20, 2008 2nd 5-week Mini-Session
Monday November 9, 2009 Begin Returning Student Registration for Spring Semester
Wednesday November 11, 2009 Full-term Course Withdrawal Deadline
Friday November 13, 2009 Graduation Application Deadline for Spring 2010
Monday November 16, 2009 Begin Open Registration for Spring Semester
Wednesday-Friday November 25-27, 2009 Thanksgiving Holiday (College Closed)
Tuesday-Friday December 8-11, 2009 Final Examinations
Friday  December 11, 2009 Last Day of Fall Semester 2009
Monday-Friday December 21-25, 2009 Christmas Holiday (College Closed)
Friday  January 1, 2010 New Year’s Day (College Closed)

Spring Semester 2010

Effective Spring 2010, ALL campuses will observe a hard close (no classes on any campus) on Sundays.
January 11 – May 7, 2010 (78 days, includes 4 days of finals)

Day Date Event

Monday

January 11, 2010

Classes Begin

Monday

January 18, 2010

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (College Closed)

Wednesday

January 27, 2010

Full-term Course Add/Drop Deadline

Friday

February 5, 2010

Conversation Day (No Classes)

Monday-Friday

February 8 – March 12, 2010

1st 5-week Mini-Session

Monday-Friday

February 8 – April 23, 2010

10-week Mini-Session

Monday-Friday

March 1 – 5, 2010

Midterm Week

Monday

March 15, 2010

2011 Financial Aid Application Priority Deadline

Summer Class Schedule available on the Aims website

Monday-Friday

March 15 – 19, 2010

Spring Break (No Classes)

Monday-Friday

March 22 – April 23, 2010

2nd 5-week Mini-Session

Monday March 29, 2010 Summer and Fall Advising/Registration Forms available
Monday April 5, 2010

Summer and Fall Returning Student Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. (for Spring Semester students, by assigned time).

Note: Students should have all outstanding tuition and fees paid prior to registering for Summer of Fall Semester

MyPaymentPlan are available for Summer and Fall enrollment.

Friday

April 9, 2010

Graduation Application Deadline for Summer 2010

Monday

April 12, 2010

Full-term Course Withdrawal Deadline

Summer and Fall open registration begins (new and return students).

Note: Students should have all outstanding tuition and fees paid prior to registering for Summer Semester.

Tuesday-Friday

May 4 – 7, 2010

Final Examinations

Friday May 7, 2010

Last Day of Spring Semester 2010

Graduation (tentative date)

Spring Final Tuition and Fees Payment Deadline

Note: Service fee of 1.75% will be assessed on unpaid charges and a Financial hold will be placed on the student’s record until the outstanding balance is paid in full. Any registrations for future classes may be dropped due to the balance owed.

Monday July 5, 2010 ALL Outstanding Spring accounts due in full to avoid being assigned to collection agency.