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Academic Calendar

Spring Quarter Key Dates

DateEvent
June 14 (T)Last day of instruction for spring quarter
June 15-17 (W-F)Final Exams
June 17 (F)Graduation
June 20 (M)RPD Day

Summer Quarter Key Dates

DateEvent
July 4 (M)COLLEGE CLOSED: Independence Day
July 5 (T)First day of instruction
July 19 (T)Summer quarter graduation application due
July 27 (W)Last day of instruction: First 4-week session
July 28 (Th) Instruction begins: Second 4-week session
August 8 (M)Last day to withdraw
August 24 (W)Last day of instruction
August 30 (T)Grades on student's transcript

Fall Quarter Key Dates

DateEvent
September 5 (M)COLLEGE CLOSED: Labor Day
September 26 (M)First day of instruction
October 17 (M)Fall quarter graduation application due
November 10 (Th)Last day to withdraw
November 11 (F)NO CLASSES/COLLEGE OPEN: Veterans Day
November 23 (W)NO CLASSES/COLLEGE OPEN: RPD Day
November 24 (Th)COLLEGE CLOSED: Thanksgiving
November 25 (F)COLLEGE CLOSED: Native American Heritage Day
November 28 (M)NO CLASSES/COLLEGE OPEN: RPD Day
December 9 (F)Last day of instruction
December 20 (T)Grades on student's transcript

Full 2016-17 Academic Calendar

Attention Pierce College at JBLM students. The below calendar is for the Fort Steilacoom and Puyallup colleges. Click here to view the Pierce College at JBLM calendar.

No Class Date Event
X July 4 COLLEGE CLOSED: Independence Day
  July 5 First day of instruction
  July 5 Add classes without instructor signature
  July 5 First day of Instruction for PCOL online courses
  July 6 Add classes without instructor signature
  July 6 100% refund ends: First 4-week session July 5 to July 27
  July 7 Add classes without instructor signature
  July 7 100% refund ends: 8-week classes July 5 to Aug. 24
  July 11 8th count day: First 4-week session/Last day to register
  July 11 4th day: 8-week classes
  July 11 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature for 8-week classes
  July 11 50% refund ends: First 4-week session July 5 to July 27
  July 12 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature for 8-week classes
  July 13 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature for 8-week classes
  July 14 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature for 8-week classes
  July 15 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature for 8-week classes
  July 18 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature for 8-week classes
  July 18 8th count day: Last day to register 8-week classes with instructor signature
  July 18 Last day to withdraw so class will not show on transcript
  July 18 Last day to change from credit to audit or audit to credit with instructor signature
  July 18 50% refund ends: 8-week classes July 5 to Aug. 24
  July 19 Summer quarter graduation application due
  July 27 Last day of instruction: First 4-week session
  July 28 Instruction begins: Second 4-week session
  August 1 100% refund ends: Second 4-week session July 28 to Aug. 24
  August 3 8th count day: Second 4-week session/Last day to register
  August 3 50% refund ends: Second 4-week session July 28 to Aug. 24
  August 8 Continuous entry class registration ends
  August 8 Last day to withdraw
  August 17 Last day of instruction for WAOL online courses ( FCA, HSEM, and some ECE).
  August 24 Last day of instruction
  August 24 Last day of instruction for PCOL online classes
  August 29 Grades due by 11 p.m.
  August 30 Grades on student's transcript
  August 31 Fall 2016 deferred tuition due
X September 5 COLLEGE CLOSED: Labor Day
  September 15 RPD Day
  September 20 RPD Day: New faculty orientation
  September 21 STUDENT SERVICES CLOSED: In service day
  September 22 Faculty in-service/advising
  September 23 RPD Day
  September 26 First day of instruction
  September 26 Add classes without instructor signature
  September 27 Add classes without instructor signature
  September 28 Add classes without instructor signature
  September 29 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  September 30 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  September 30 5th day: 100% refund ends for classes starting Sept. 26 and ending Dec. 9
  October 3 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  October 4 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  October 5 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  October 6 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  October 7 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  October 7 10th day: Last day to register for classes starting Sept. 26 and ending Dec. 9
  October 7 Last day to withdraw so class will not show on transcript
  October 7 Last day to change from credit to audit or audit to credit with instructor signature
  October 14 50% refund ends for classes starting Sept. 26 and ending Dec. 9
  October 17 Fall quarter graduation application due
  November 1 Pre-registration advising
  November 2 Pre-registration advising
  November 3 Pre-registration advising
  November 4 Pre-registration advising
  November 7 Pre-registration advising
  November 8 Pre-registration advising
  November 9 Pre-registration advising
  November 10 Pre-registration advising
  November 10 Continuous entry class registration ends
  November 10 Last day to withdraw
  November 11 Pre-registration advising
X November 11 NO CLASSES/COLLEGE OPEN: Veterans Day
  November 14 Winter 2017 registration begins for currently enrolled students
  November 21 Winter 2017 registration begins for former students
  November 22 Winter 2017 registration begins for new students
X November 23 NO CLASSES/COLLEGE OPEN: RPD Day
X November 24 COLLEGE CLOSED: Thanksgiving
X November 25 COLLEGE CLOSED: Native American Heritage Day
X November 28 NO CLASSES/COLLEGE OPEN: RPD Day
  December 9 Last day of instruction
  December 12 Finals
  December 13 Finals
  December 14 Finals
  December 14 Last day to apply for June graduation to guarantee a completed evaluation prior to spring registration
  December 15 RPD Day
  December 19 Grades due by 11 p.m.
  December 20 Grades on student's transcript
X January 2 COLLEGE CLOSED: New Year's Holiday
  January 3 RPD Day
  January 4 First day of instruction
  January 4 Add classes without instructor signature
  January 5 Add classes without instructor signature
  January 6 Add classes without instructor signature
  January 9 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  January 10 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  January 10 5th day: 100% refund ends for classes starting Jan. 4 and ending Mar. 20
  January 11 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  January 12 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  January 13 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
X January 16 COLLEGE CLOSED: Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  January 17 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  January 18 10th day: Last day to register for classes starting Jan. 4 and ending Mar. 20
  January 18 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  January 18 Last day to withdraw so class will not show on transcript
  January 18 Last day to change from credit to audit or audit to credit with instructor signature
  January 23 50% refund ends for classes starting Jan. 4 and ending Mar. 20
  January 25 Winter quarter graduation application due
X February 9 NO CLASSES: Faculty Assessment Day
X February 10 NO CLASSES/STUDENT SERVICES CLOSED: In-Service Day
  February 13 Pre-registration advising
  February 14 Pre-registration advising
  February 15 Pre-registration advising
  February 16 Pre-registration advising
  February 17 Pre-registration advising
X February 20 COLLEGE CLOSED: President's Day
  February 21 Pre-registration advising
  February 21 Continuous entry class registration ends
  February 21 Last day to withdraw
  February 22 Pre-registration advising
  February 23 Pre-registration advising
  February 24 Pre-registration advising
  February 27 Spring 2017 registration begins for currently enrolled students
  March 6 Spring 2017 registration begins for former students
  March 7 Spring 2017 registration begins for new students
  March 20 Last day of instruction
  March 21 Finals
  March 22 Finals
  March 23 Finals
  March 24 RPD Day
  March 27 Grades due by 11 p.m.
  March 28 Grades on student's transcript
  March 31 Graduation applications due for name in Commencement program
  April 3 First day of instruction
  April 3 Add classes without instructor signature
  April 4 Add classes without instructor signature
  April 5 Add classes without instructor signature
  April 6 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  April 7 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  April 7 5th day: 100% refund ends for classes starting Apr. 3 and ending June 13
  April 10 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  April 11 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  April 12 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  April 13 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  April 14 Late registration: Add classes with instructor signature
  April 14 10th day: Last day to register for classes starting Apr. 3 and ending June 13
  April 14 Last day to change from credit to audit or audit to credit with instructor signature
  April 14 Last day to withdraw so class will not show on transcript
  April 21 50% refund ends for classes starting Apr. 3 and ending June 13
  April 24 Spring quarter graduation application due
X May 5 NO CLASSES/STUDENT SERVICES CLOSED: In-Service Day
  May 8 Pre-registration advising
  May 9 Pre-registration advising
  May 10 Pre-registration advising
  May 11 Pre-registration advising
  May 12 Pre-registration advising
  May 15 Pre-registration advising
  May 16 Pre-registration advising
  May 17 Pre-registration advising
  May 18 Pre-registration advising
  May 18 Continuous entry class registration ends
  May 18 Last day to withdraw
  May 19 Pre-registration advising
  May 22 Summer/Fall 2017 registration begins for currently enrolled students
X May 29 COLLEGE CLOSED: Memorial Day
  May 30 Summer/Fall 2017 registration begins for former students
  May 31 Summer/Fall 2017 registration begins for new students
  June 13 Last day of instruction
  June 14 Finals
  June 15 Finals
  June 16 Finals
  June 16 Graduation
  June 19 Grades due by 11 p.m.
  June 19 RPD Day
  June 20 Grades on student's transcript

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