2019-2020 Catalog 
    
    Dec 14, 2019  
2019-2020 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 2019 (69 instructional days)


August 25 Sunday Residence halls open for new students
August 25 - September 2 Sunday - Monday Orientation for new students
September 1 Sunday Students return to campus
September 1 Sunday New students register for courses
September 2 Monday Labor Day (observed); staff holiday; no classes
September 3 Tuesday Classes begin at 8:10 a.m.
Convocation at 11:00 a.m.
Add/Drop begins
September 16 Monday Last day to register for a course
October 9 Wednesday Low Grade Notice / Academic Advisory target date
October 18 Friday Fall break begins after last class
October 23 Wednesday Fall break ends; classes resume at 8:00 a.m.
October 24 Thursday Last day to drop courses without record
Last day to opt for Credit/No Credit grading in elective courses
November 22 Friday Last day to withdraw voluntarily from a full-semester course with a grade of “W”
November 26 Tuesday Thanksgiving recess begins after last class
December 2 Monday Thanksgiving recess ends; classes resume at 8:00 a.m.
December 13 Friday Last day of CMC classes
December 16-20 Monday - Friday Final examinations
December 21 Saturday Residence halls close at noon
December 21 - January 20 Saturday - Monday Winter break
December 26 Thursday Grades due to CMC Registrar by noon

Spring Semester 2020 (71 instructional days)


January 19 Sunday Residence halls open; check in (11 a.m.-5 p.m.)
January 20 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday (observed); staff holiday; no classes
January 21 Tuesday Classes begin at 8:10 a.m.
Add/Drop begins
February 3 Monday Last day to register for a course
February 26 Wednesday Low Grade Notice / Academic Advisory target date
March 12 Thursday Last day to drop courses without record
Last day to opt for Credit/No Credit grading in elective courses
March 13 Friday Spring break begins after last class
March 23 Monday Spring break ends; classes resume at 8:00 a.m.
March 27 Friday Cesar Chavez holiday (observed); staff holiday; no classes
April 17 Friday Last day to withdraw voluntarily from a full-semester course with a grade of “W”
May 6 Wednesday Last day of CMC classes
May 7-8 Thursday - Friday Reading days for CMC students
May 8 Friday Grades for May graduates due to Registrar by 12 noon
May 11-15 Monday - Friday Final examinations (non-graduates only)
May 16 Saturday Commencement at 2:00 p.m.
May 17 Sunday Residence halls close at noon
May 21 Thursday All other grades due to CMC Registrar by 12 noon

Fall Semester 2020 (69 instructional days)


September 1 Tuesday Fall 2020 classes begin at 8:10 a.m.