Programs and Courses

College Calendar

Fall 2015 Term I
Aug 24 - Dec 11
Term IA
Aug 24 - Oct 16
Term IB
Oct 19 - Dec 11
Special programs and courses (Law Enforcement Academy, Continuing Education, Educator Prep Institute, etc.) may have different registration, drop/add and completion dates. Please contact the program coordinator or institute staff or seek information from an advisor in Student Development.
  Academic Dates and Deadlines
Orientation of New Students

--- ONGOING ---

In person/by appointment: Contact Student Development at the campus location nearest you. E-orientation: Call the Information Center at 727-847-2727 to complete orientation electronically.

Web Registration for degree/certificate/noncredit students

Except from July 1-6
(Computer systems shut down for annual maintenance)

- Students with 45 or more credit hours Apr 13–Aug 23 Apr 13–Aug 23 Apr 13–Oct 18
- Students with 30 or more credit hours Apr 14–Aug 23 Apr 14–Aug 23 Apr 14–Oct 18
- Students with 15 or more credit hours Apr 15–Aug 23 Apr 15–Aug 23 Apr 15–Oct 18
- Students with 1 or more credit hours Apr 16–Aug 23 Apr 16–Aug 23 Apr 16–Oct 18
On-Campus Registration for degree/certificate/noncredit students

Except from July 16
(Computer systems shut down for annual maintenance)

- Students with 45 or more credit hours May 18–Aug 21 May 18–Aug 21 May 18–Oct 16
- Students with 30 or more credit hours May 19–Aug 21 May 19–Aug 21 May 19–Oct 16
- Students with 15 or more credit hours May 20–Aug 21 May 20–Aug 21 May 20–Oct 16
- Students with 1 or more credit hours May 21–Aug 21 May 21–Aug 21 May 21–Oct 16
Open Registration for all new, returning credit and noncredit students (regardless of credit hours earned)

---------- Weekdays ----------
May 26–Aug 21 May 26–Aug 21 May 26–Oct 16
Registration for Dual Enrollment Students (Note: Collegiate high school students are permitted to register during regular registration dates.)

Aug 5–6 based on class standing and
GPA

Open registration
Aug 10-28

Aug 5–6 based on class standing and GPA

Open registration Aug 10-28

Aug 5–6 based on class standing and GPA

Open registration Aug 10-Oct 16

Registration Fees Due (For students registering through Aug 11) Note: If fees are not paid by deadline, courses are automatically forfeited. Aug 11 Aug 11 Aug 11
Classes Begin Aug 24 Aug 24 Oct 19
Late Registration, Drop/Add Aug 24–28 Aug 24–28 Oct 19–23
Last Day to Drop/Add by 4 p.m. Aug 28 Aug 28 Oct 23
Last Day to Provide Documents for Residency Change. Changes after deadline become effective next term. Aug 28 Aug 28 Aug 28
Last Day to Use Book Authorizations Aug 28    
Financial Aid Grant Disbursement (tentative mailing date)

Sept 10

(Clock hour program disbursements may vary. See Financial Aid office for details.)

   
Last Day to Apply for Graduation and have your name appear in the commencement program. Graduation fees apply-see application. Nov 6    
International Students and F1-Visa Applications Due (See Admissions and Student Records for application). Jun 15
Last Day to Withdraw/Change to Audit by 7 p.m. Nov 5 Sept 30 Nov 24
Last Day of Classes Dec 11 Oct 16 Dec 11
Commencement Ceremonies   Winter Commencement-for previous summer term and current fall term graduates. Morning and afternoon ceremonies. Morning-Associate in Science degrees, Associate in Applied Science degrees, Certificates, and Applied Technology diplomas. Afternoon-Associate in Arts degrees

Dec 15 Dec 15 Dec 15
Nursing Pinning (West Campus) Dec 15    
GRADES AVAILABLE FOR STUDENT VIEWING ON WISE Dec 15 Dec 15 Dec 15
Holidays/No Classes  

Labor Day—Sept 7

All College Day (Faculty and staff professional development)—Oct 13

Veterans Day—Nov 11

Thanksgiving—Nov 26-29

Winter Break—Dec 17-Jan 3

  Faculty and Staff Dates
Faculty reports Aug 18  Aug 18  
Grades due 9 p.m.—Dec 14 9 p.m.—Oct 19 9 p.m.—Dec 14
Last day for faculty Dec 15 Dec 15 Dec 15

Spring 2016
Term II
Jan 11 - May 2
Term IIA
Jan 11 - March   4
Term IIB
March 14 - May 2
Special programs and courses (Law Enforcement Academy, Continuing Education, Educator Prep Institute, etc.) may have different registration, drop/add and completion dates. Please contact the program coordinator or institute staff or seek information from an advisor in Student Development.
  Academic Dates and Deadlines
Orientation of New Students

--- ONGOING ---

In person/by appointment: Contact Student Development at the campus location nearest you. E-orientation: Call the information Center at 727-847-2727 to complete orientation electronically.

Web Registration for degree/certificate/noncredit students  
- Students with 45 or more credit hours  Nov 3–Jan 10  Nov 3–Jan 10 Nov 3–Mar 13
- Students with 30 or more credit hours  Nov 4–Jan 10  Nov 4–Jan 10 Nov 4–Mar 13
- Students with 15 or more credit hours  Nov 5–Jan 10  Nov 5–Jan 10 Nov 5–Mar 13
- Students with 1 or more credit hours  Nov 6–Jan 10  Nov 6–Jan 10 Nov 6–Mar 13

Note: Online registration and payment will remain open through Winter Break
Open Registration for all new, returning credit and noncredit students (regardless of credit hours earned) ---------- Weekdays ----------

 Nov 9–Jan 8  Nov 9–Jan 8 Nov 9–Mar 11
Registration for Dual Enrollment Students (Note: Collegiate high school students are permitted to register during regular registration dates.)

Nov 30–Dec 1 based on class standing and GPA

Open registration Dec 2-16 and Jan 4-15

Nov 30–Dec 1 based on class standing and GPA

Open registration Dec 2-16 and Jan 4-15

Nov 30–Dec 1 based on class standing and GPA

Open registration Dec 2-16 and Jan 4 - March 18

Registration Fees Due (For students registering through Jan 6)  Jan 6  Jan 6 Jan 6
Classes Begin  Jan 11  Jan 11  Mar 14
Late Registration, Drop/Add  Jan 11–15 Jan 11–15  Mar 14–18
Last Day to Drop/Add by 4 p.m.  Jan 15  Jan 15  Mar 18
Last Day to Provide Documents for Residency Change . Changes after deadline become effective next term.  Jan 15  Jan 15 Jan 15
Last Day to Use Book Authorizations  Jan 15    
Financial Aid Grant Disbursement (tentative mailing date)

 Jan 28

(Clock hour program disbursement may vary. See Financial Aid office for details.)

   
Last Day to Apply for Graduation and have your name appear in the commencement program. Graduation fees apply-see application. Mar 4    
International Students and F1-Visa Applications Due (See Admissions and Student Records for application). Nov 1
Last Day to Withdraw/Change to Audit by 7 p.m. Mar 31 Feb 17 Apr 15 (4 p.m.)
Last Day of Classes May 2  Mar 4  May 2
Commencement Ceremony   Spring Commencement-for spring graduates

 May 4  May 4 May 4
Nursing Pinning (West Campus)  (ADN) May 4    
Holidays/No Classes

MLK Day—Jan 18
Spring Break—March 7-13

  Faculty and Staff Dates
Faculty reports Jan 6 Jan 6  
Grades due 9 p.m.—May 3 9 p.m.—Mar 4 9 p.m.—May 3
Last day for faculty May 4   May 4

Summer 2016
Term III
May 9 - July 19
Term IIIA
May 9 - Jun 20
Term IIIB
Jun 21 - Aug 2
  Academic Dates and Deadlines
Orientation of New Students

--- ONGOING ---

In person/by appointment: Contact Student Development at the campus location nearest you.

Web Registration for degree/certificate/noncredit students  
- Students with 45 or more credit hours Apr 4–May 8 Apr 4–May 8 Apr 4–Jun 20
- Students with 30 or more credit hours Apr 5–May 8 Apr 5–May 8 Apr 5–Jun 20
- Students with 15 or more credit hours Apr 6–May 8 Apr 6–May 8 Apr 6–Jun 20
- Students with 1 or more credit hours Apr 7–May 8 Apr 7–May 8 Apr 7–Jun 20
On-Campus Registration for degree/certificate/noncredit students  
- Students with 45 or more Credit Hours Apr 11–May 6  Apr 11–May 6 Apr 11–Jun 20
- Students with 30 or more Credit Hours Apr 12–May 6  Apr 12–May 6 Apr 12–Jun 20
- Students with 15 or more Credit Hours Apr 13–May 6  Apr 13–May 6 Apr 13–Jun 20
- Students with 1 or more Credit Hours Apr 14–May 6  Apr 14–May 6 Apr 14–Jun 20
Open Registration for all new, returning credit and noncredit students (regardless of credit hours earned) ---- Weekdays ----

Apr 18–May 8  April 18–May 8 Apr 18–Jun 22
Registration for Dual Enrollment Students (Note: Collegiate high school students are permitted to register during regular registration dates.)

Apr 28–29 based on class standing and GPA

Open registration May 2-6

Apr 28–29 based on class standing and GPA

Open registration May 2-6

May 2–Jun 20

Registration Fees Due (For students registering through May 8)  May 8 May 8 May 8
Classes Begin  May 9 May 9 Jun 21
Late Registration, Drop/Add  May 9–12  May 9–12  Jun 21–27
Last Day to Drop/Add by 7 p.m.  May 12  May 12 Jun 27
Last Day to Provide Documents for Residency Change . Changes after deadline become effective next term.  May 9  May 9 May 9
Last Day to Use Book Authorizations May 12 May 12 Jun 27
Financial Aid Grant Disbursement (tentative mailing date) May 26 May 26 Jul 14
International Students and F1-Visa Applications Due (See Admissions and Student Records for application). Mar 15
Last Day to Withdraw/Change to Audit by 7 p.m. Jun 27 Jun 6  Jul 14
Last Day of Classes Jul 19 Jun 20 Aug 2
Last Day of Weekend College      
Commencement Ceremony

No Summer Commencement
Students walk in Winter Ceremony (December)

Nursing Pinning (West Campus) (Practical) July 22, 6 p.m.    
Holidays/No Classes

Memorial Day—May 30
Independence Day —July 4

  Faculty and Staff Dates
Faculty reports    
Grades due 9 p.m.—Jul 20 9 p.m.—Jun 21 9 p.m.—Aug 3
Last day for faculty