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Claremont McKenna College    
 
    
 
  Feb 19, 2018
 
2011-2012 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


These dates apply to CMC students in all cases. Some of the other undergraduate colleges use a different calendar for their students.

Fall Semester 2011 (70 days)  

August 24 Wednesday Residence Halls open for new students
August 25-29 Thurs-Mon Orientation for new students
August 28 Sunday Upperclassmen return
August 30 Tuesday Classes begin at 8:10 a.m.
Registration begins (through September 12th)
Convocation at 11:00 a.m. in McKenna Auditorium
September 5 Monday Labor Day; staff holiday, classes in session
September 12 Monday Last day to register for a course
October 5 Wednesday Low grade reports due to Registrar
October 14 Friday Fall break begins after last class
October 19 Wednesday Fall break ends; classes begin at 8:00 a.m.
October 20 Thursday Last day to withdraw from classes without academic penalty
Last day to petition for Credit/No Credit option
November 23 Wednesday Thanksgiving recess begins after last class
November 28 Monday Thanksgiving recess ends; classes start at 8:00 a.m.
December 9 Friday Last day of CMC classes
December 12-16 Mon-Fri Final examinations
Dec. 17-Jan. 15 Sat-Sun Winter break
December 22 Thursday Grades due to CMC Registrar by 12 noon

 

Spring Semester 2012 (71 days)  

January 15 Sunday Dorms open; check in (10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.)
January 16 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday observed; staff holiday; no classes
January 17 Tuesday Classes begin at 8:10 a.m.
Registration begins (through January 30)
January 30 Monday Last day to register for a course
February 29 Wednesday Low grade reports due to Registrar
March 8 Thursday Last day to withdraw from classes without academic penalty
Last day to petition for Credit/No Credit option
March 9 Friday Spring break begins after last class
March 19 Monday Spring break ends; classes begin at 8:00 a.m.
March 30 Friday Cesar Chavez holiday observed; staff holiday; no classes
May 2 Wednesday Last day of CMC classes
May 3-4 Thurs-Fri Reading days for CMC courses
May 4 Friday Grades for May 2012 graduates due to Registrar by 12 noon
May 7-11 Mon-Fri Final examinations (non-graduates only)
May 12 Saturday Commencement at 2:00 p.m.
May 17 Thursday All other grades due to CMC Registrar by 12 noon
     
September 4 Tuesday Fall 2012 classes begin at 8:10 a.m.