Academic Calendar

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Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Academic Year 2016-2017

July 1, 2016: Beginning of Fiscal Year

July 4: College closed – Independence Day Holiday

July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29: College closes at noon

Fall 2016 Term

August 19-21: New Student Orientation

August 20-21: Returning Students Arrive

August 22: Fall Term Classes Begin

August 29: End of Drop/Add Period

September 5: Labor Day – No classes

October 7-9: Parents’ Weekend

October 10: Columbus Day – No classes.

October 14: Mid-term Grades due in SONISWEB

October 17-21: Spring Term Registration, Graduates Register on October 17

November 19: Students Depart for Thanksgiving Break

November 21-25: Thanksgiving Break

November 26-27: Students Return from Break

November 28: Classes Resume

December 14-15: Final Assessments (14th M/W/F classes, 15th T/Th classes)

December 16: Grades due in SONISWEB by 4:00 p.m.

December 16: Library Closes, Faculty leave once grades are posted

December 17: Students Depart for Winter Break

December 17 to: College Closed for Winter Break

 

Spring 2017 Term

January 4: College Reopens

January 14-15: New Student Orientation

January 14-15: Returning Students Arrive

January 16: Martin Luther King Day – No classes

January 17: Spring Term Classes Begin

January 24: End of Drop/Add Period

February 20: Presidents’ Day – No classes

February 21-24: Summer 2016 Term Registration, Graduates register on February 21

March 10: Mid-term grades due in SONISWEB by 4:00 p.m.

March 11: Students Depart for Spring Break

March:  13-17: Spring Break – Campus Closed

March 18-19: Students Return from Spring Break

March:  20: Classes resume

April 3-7: Fall 2017 Term Registration, Graduates register on April 3

April 28: No classes, spring holiday (City of Leesburg Bike Fest April 28-30)

April 30: Senior Trip

May 3 & 4: Final Assessments (May 3 for M/W/F classes, May 4 for T/Th classes)

May 5: Final Grades Entered in SONISWEB by 4:00 p.m.

May 6: Graduation

May 7: Graduates Depart

Summer 2017 Term

May 8: Summer Term classes begin

May 29: Memorial Day – No classes

May 31: Final Assessments, Grades Entered in SONISWEB by 6:00 p.m.

June 1: Students Depart for Summer

June 1-10: International Travel Program Trip – Japan (approximate dates)