Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2020

Dates for Fall Semester 2020 are subject to change upon the evolving situation with COVID-19 and the possibility of the opening of our campuses.

October 2020

October 1 Census Date for Fall Semester 2020 (12-weeks’ Session)

October 1 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is available for filing for the 2021-2022 Academic Year

October 1 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Schedule Changes for 8-weeks’ Session II closes at 6:30 p.m.

October 2 Online Registration RE-OPENS beginning at 12:01 a.m. for Fall Semester 2020 8-weeks’ Session II; for On-Campus/Virtual Registration please contact your Department of Major for specific instructions. Click HERE for the Advisor Contact List.

October 5 Last day to drop a class for 8-weeks’ Session I

October 15 Last day of classes and final exams for 8-weeks’ Session I

October 16 Grades due for 8-weeks’ Session I via the Web Grade Reporting System by 5 p.m.

October 19 Classes begin for 8-weeks’ Session II

October 19-20 On-campus and Online Schedule Changes for 8-weeks’ Session II available until October 20 at 6 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

October 20 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Schedule Changes for 8-weeks’ Session II closes at 6 p.m.

October 21-23 Schedule Changes ONLY with Chair Approval for 8-weeks’ Session II available until October 23 at 12:30 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

October 26 Census Date for 8-weeks’ Session II

November 2020

November 2-December 9 Early Advising and Online Registration for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions), 8-weeks’ Sessions, and Maymester Session available until November 30 at 6:30 p.m. For On-Campus/Virtual Registration please contact your Department of Major for specific instructions. Click HERE for the Advisor Contact List. Tuition Payment Deadline due on December 9 at 6:30 p.m.; Online Registration will remain available through Winter Break.

November 12 Viking Experience Student Orientation Session - Due to COVID-19 this event has been canceled, please complete Student Orientation online by visiting delmar.edu/orientation

November 23 Last day to drop a class for Fall Semester 2020 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions)

November 24 Last day of classes before Thanksgiving Holiday

November 25-28 Thanksgiving Holiday

November 30 Classes Resume/Offices Open

November 30 Last day to drop a class for Fall Semester 2020 for 8-weeks’ Session II

December 2020

December 2 Last day of classes for Fall Semester 2020 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions)

December 3-9 Final exams for Fall Semester 2020 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions)

December 9 Last day of classes and final exams for 8-weeks’ Session II

December 9 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Registration for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions), 8-weeks’ Sessions, and Maymester Session; all registration closes at 6:30 p.m.

December 10 Online Registration RE-OPENS beginning at 12:01 a.m. and On-campus Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions), 8-weeks’ Sessions, and Maymester Session

December 11 Fall Semester 2020 Graduation will be virtual due to COVID-19

December 11 Grades due for the 8-weeks’ Session II and for the 12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions via the Web Grade Reporting System by 5 p.m.

December 18 Offices close for Winter Break at 12:30 p.m.

December 18 Early Advising and Registration for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions), 8-weeks’ Sessions, and Maymester Session available until 12:30 p.m., for On-Campus/Virtual Registration please contact your Department of Major for specific instructions. Click HERE for the Advisor Contact List. Online Registration will remain available through Winter Break; Tuition Payment Deadline on January 6 at 6:30 p.m.

December 21-January 3 Offices closed for Winter Break

Spring Semester 2021

January 2021

January 4 DMC Offices Open

January 4 On-campus/Virtual and Online Registration for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions), 8-weeks’ Sessions, and Maymester Session available. For On-Campus/Virtual Registration please contact your Department of Major for specific instructions. Click HERE for the Advisor Contact List.

January 11 Faculty Return Day/Professional Development Day

January 12 On-campus Late Registration available for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions), 8-weeks’ Sessions, and Maymester Session. For On-Campus/Virtual Registration please contact your Department of Major for specific instructions. Click HERE for the Advisor Contact List with extended hours at both East and West Campuses from 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

January 13 On-campus Late Registration available for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions), 8-weeks’ Sessions, and Maymester Session with extended hours at both East and West Campuses from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

January 13 On-campus/Virtual and Online Registration CLOSES for Spring Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Session and 8-weeks’ Session I) at 6:30 p.m. All other sessions (15-weeks’ Session, 12-weeks’ Session, 8-weeks’ Session II, and Maymester Session) for Spring Semester 2021 will remain open for On-campus/Virtual and Online Registration.

January 13 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus/Virtual and Online Registration for Spring Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Sessions and 8-weeks’ Session I) by 6:30 p.m.

January 14 Online Late Registration RE-OPENS beginning at 12:01 a.m. and for On-Campus/Virtual Registration please contact your Department of Major for specific instructions. Click HERE for the Advisor Contact List. On-campus/Virtual Registration available from 7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’ Session, 15-weeks’ Sessions, 16-weeks’ Session, 8-weeks’ Session I, 8-weeks’ Session II, and Maymester Session)

January 15 On-campus Late Registration continues from 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for Spring Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Session, 15-weeks’ Session, 12-weeks’ Session, 8-weeks’ Session I, 8-weeks’ Session II, and Maymester Session)

January 15 Priority Deadline to apply for Financial Aid for the 2021-2022 Academic Year, East Campus at 1 p.m./West Campus at 12:30 p.m.

January 18 Martin Luther King Holiday

January 19 Classes begin for Spring Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Session and 8-weeks’ Session I)

January 19-20 On-campus Schedule Changes ONLY (Online Schedule Changes Closed) for the Spring Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Session and 8-weeks’ Session I) available at East and West Campuses from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. All other sessions (15-weeks’ Session, 12-weeks’ Session, 8-weeks’ Session II, and Maymester Session) for Spring Semester 2021 will remain open for On-campus and Online Registration.

January 19-March 23 Advising, Registration, and Tuition Payment Deadline for 8-weeks’ Session closes on March 23 at 6 p.m.

January 19-May 13 Advising, Registration, and Tuition Payment Deadline for Maymester Session closes on May 13 at 6 p.m.

January 20 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus Schedule Changes for Spring Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Session and 8-weeks’ Session I) closes at 6:30 p.m.

January 21-22 Schedule Changes ONLY with Chair Approval for Spring Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Session and 8-weeks’ Session I) available from 7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

January 22 Schedule Changes ONLY with Chair Approval for Spring Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Session and 8-weeks’ Session I) available from 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

January 25 Classes begin for Spring Semester 2021 (15-weeks’ Session)

January 26 Census Date for Spring Semester 2021 (8-weeks’ Session I)

January 25-26 On-campus and Online Schedule Changes ONLY for the Spring Semester 2021 (15-weeks’ Session) available until January 26 at 6 p.m.

January 26 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Schedule Changes for Spring Semester 2021 (15-weeks’ Session) closes at 6 p.m.

January 27-29 Schedule Changes ONLY with Chair Approval for Spring Semester 2021 (15-weeks’ Session) available until January 29 at 12:30 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

February 2021

February 3 Census Date for Spring Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Session)

February 8 Census Date for Spring Semester 2021 (15-weeks’ Session)

February 15 Priority Deadline to Apply for Financial Aid for Summer Semester 2021; East Campus at 6 p.m./West Campus at 5 p.m.

February 15 Classes begin for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’ Session)

February 15-16 On-campus and Online Schedule Changes ONLY for the Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’ Session) available until February 16 at 6 p.m.

February 17-19 Schedule Changes ONLY with Chair Approval for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’ Session) available until February 19 at 12:30 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

February 24 Deadline to Apply for Graduation for Spring Semester 2021

February 25 Census Date for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’ Session)

March 2021

March 1 Last day to drop a class for 8-weeks’ Session I

March 5 Last day of classes before Spring Break

March 8-13 Spring Break

March 15 Classes Resume/Offices Open

March 18 Last day of classes and final exams for 8-weeks’ Session I

March 19 Grades due for 8-weeks’ Session I via the Web Grade Reporting System by 5 p.m.

March 22 Classes begin for 8-weeks’ Session II

March 22-23 On-campus and Online Schedule Changes ONLY for 8-weeks’ Session II available until March 23 at 6 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

March 23 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Schedule Changes for 8-weeks’ Session II closes at 6 p.m.

March 24-26 Schedule Changes ONLY with Chair Approval for 8-weeks’ Session II available until March 26 at 12:30 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

March 29 Census Date for Spring Semester 2021 (8-weeks’ Session II)

April 2021

April 5-May 25 Early Advising and Registration for Summer Semester I 2021 (5-weeks’, 6-weeks’, 9-weeks’, 10-weeks’, and 12-weeks’ Sessions) available until May 25 at 6 p.m.

April 5-July 6 Early Advising and Registration for Summer Semester II 2021 (5-weeks’ and 6-weeks’ Sessions) available until July 6 at 6 p.m.

April 5-July 14 Early Advising and On-campus and Online Registration for Fall Semester 2021 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions) and 8-weeks’ Sessions available until July 14 at 6:30 p.m.

April 26 Last day to drop a class for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions)

April 30 Deadline to Apply for Foundation Scholarships for the 2021-2022 Academic Year

May 2021

May 3 Last day to drop a class for 8-weeks’ Session II

May 5 Last day of classes for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions)

May 6-12 Final exams for Spring Semester 2021 (12-weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions)

May 12 Last day of classes and final exams for 8-weeks’ Session II

May 13 Advising, Registration, and Tuition Payment Deadline for Maymester Session available until 6 p.m.

May 13 Classes begin for Maymester Session

May 14 Census Date for Maymester Session

May 14 Grades due for 8-weeks’ Session II, 15-weeks’ Session, and 16-weeks’ Session via the Web Grade Reporting System by 5 p.m.

May 14 Spring Semester 2021 Graduation

May 24 Last day to drop a class for Maymester Session

May 25 On-campus and Online Registration for Summer Semester I (5-weeks’, 6-weeks’, 9-weeks’, 10-weeks’, and 12-weeks’ Sessions) available until 6 p.m.

May 25 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Registration for Summer Semester I (5-weeks’, 6-weeks’, 9-weeks’, 10-weeks’, and 12-weeks’ Sessions) closes at 6 p.m.

May 26 Online Registration RE-OPENS beginning at 12:01 a.m. and On-campus Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. for Summer Semester I (5-weeks’, 6-weeks’, 9-weeks’, 10-weeks’, and 12-weeks’ Sessions)

May 28 Last day of classes and final exams for Maymester Session

May 31 Memorial Day Holiday

June 2021

June 1 Classes begin for Summer Semester I (6-weeks’ and 12-weeks’ Sessions)

June 1-2 On-campus and Online Schedule Changes ONLY for Summer Semester I (6-weeks’ and 12-weeks’ Sessions) available until June 2 at 6 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

June 2 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Registration for Summer Semester I (6-weeks’ and 12-weeks’ Sessions) closes at 6 p.m.

June 2 Grades due for Maymester Session via the Web Grade Reporting System by 5 p.m.

June 3-4 Schedule Changes ONLY with Chair Approval for Summer Semester I (6-weeks’ and 12-weeks’ Sessions) available until June 4 at 12:30 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

June 4 Census Date for Summer Semester I (6-weeks’ Session)

June 7 Classes begin for Summer Semester I (5-weeks’, 9-weeks’, and 10-weeks’ Sessions)

June 7-8 On-campus and Online Schedule Changes ONLY for Summer Semester I (5-weeks’, 9-weeks’, and 10-weeks’ Sessions) available until June 8 at 6 p.m.

June 8 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Registration for Summer Semester I (5-weeks’, 9-weeks’, and 10-weeks’ Sessions) closes at 6 p.m.

June 9-10 Schedule Changes ONLY with Chair Approval for Summer Semester I (5-weeks’, 9-weeks’, and 10-weeks’ Sessions) available until June 10 at 6 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

June 10 Census Date for Summer Semester I (5-weeks’ Session)

June 10 Viking Experience Student Orientation Session

June 15 Census Date for Summer Semester I (9-weeks’ Session)

June 16 Census Date for Summer Semester I (12-weeks’ Session)

June 22 Census Date for Summer Semester I (10-weeks’ Session)

June 23 Deadline to Apply for Graduation for Summer Semester 2021

June 24 Viking Experience Student Orientation Session

June 28 Last day to drop a class for Summer I (5-weeks’ and 6-weeks’ Sessions)

July 2021

July 5 Observation of Independence Day Holiday

July 6 Last day of classes for Summer Semester I (5-weeks’ and 6-weeks’ Sessions)

July 6 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Registration for Summer Semester II (5-weeks’ and 6-weeks’ Sessions) closes at 6 p.m.

July 7 Online Registration RE-OPENS beginning at 12:01 a.m. and On-campus Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. for Summer Semester II (5-weeks’ and 6-weeks’ Sessions)

July 7-8 Final exams for Summer Semester I (5-weeks’ and 6-weeks’ Sessions)

July 8 Viking Experience Student Orientation Session

July 10 Grades due for Summer Semester I (5-weeks’ and 6-weeks’ Sessions) via the Web Grade Reporting System by 5 p.m.

July 12 Classes begin for Summer Semester II (6-weeks’ Session)

July 12-13 On-campus and Online Schedule Changes ONLY for Summer Semester II (6-weeks’ Session) available until July 13 at 6 p.m.

July 13 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Registration for Summer Semester II (6-weeks’ Session) closes at 6 p.m.

July 14-15 Schedule Changes ONLY with Chair Approval for Summer Semester II (6-weeks’ Session) available until July 15 at 6 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

July 15 Census Date for Summer Semester II (6-weeks’ Session)

July 15 Viking Experience Student Orientation Session

July 19 Classes begin for Summer Semester II (5-weeks’ Session)

July 19-20 On-campus and Online Schedule Changes ONLY for Summer Semester II (5-weeks’ Session) available until July 20 at 6 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

July 20 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Registration for Summer Semester II (5-weeks’ Session) closes at 6 p.m.

July 21 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Registration for Fall Semester 2021 (12 weeks’, 15-weeks’ and 16-weeks’ Sessions) and 8-weeks’ Sessions; all registration closes at 6:30 p.m.

July 21-22 Schedule Changes ONLY with Chair Approval for Summer Semester II (5-weeks’ Session) available until July 22 at 6 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

July 22 Online Registration RE-OPENS beginning at 12:01 a.m. and On-campus Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. for Fall Semester 2021 (12 weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions) and 8-weeks’ Sessions

July 22 Census Date for Summer Semester II (5-weeks’ Session)

July 22 Viking Experience Student Orientation Session

July 26 Last day to drop a class for Summer Semester I (9-weeks’ Session)

July 31 Viking Experience Student Orientation Session

August 2021

August 2 Last day to drop a class for Summer Semester I (10-weeks’ Session)

August 3 Last day of classes for Summer Semester I (9-weeks’ Session)

August 4 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Registration for Fall Semester 2021 (12 weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions) and 8-weeks’ Sessions; all registration closes at 6:30 p.m.

August 4-5 Final exams for Summer Semester I (9-weeks’ Session)

August 5 Online Registration RE-OPENS beginning at 12:01 a.m. and On-campus Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. for Fall Semester 2021 (12 weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions) and 8-weeks’ Sessions

August 7 Grades due for Summer Semester I (9-weeks’ Session) via the Web Grade Reporting System by 5 p.m.

August 9 Last day to drop a class for Summer Semester I (12-weeks’ Session) and Summer Semester II (5-weeks’ and 6-weeks’ Sessions)

August 10 Last day of classes for Summer Semester I (10-weeks’ Session)

August 11-12 Final exams for Summer Semester I (10-weeks’ Session)

August 14 Grades due for Summer Semester I (10-weeks’ Session) via the Web Grade Reporting System by 5 p.m.

August 17 Last day of classes for Summer Semester I (12-weeks’ Session) and Summer Semester II (5-weeks’ and 6-weeks’ Sessions)

August 18-19 Final exams for Summer Semester I (12-weeks’ Session) and Summer Semester II (5-weeks’ and 6-weeks’ Sessions)

August 20 Summer Semester 2021 Graduation

August 21 Grades due for Summer Semester I (12-weeks’ Session) and Summer Semester II (5-weeks’ and 6-weeks’ Sessions) via the Web Grade Reporting System by 5 p.m.

August 23 Faculty Return Day/Convocation

August 24 On-campus Late Registration available for Fall Semester 2021 (12 weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions) and 8-weeks’ Sessions with extended hours at both East and West Campuses from 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

August 25 On-campus Late Registration available for Fall Semester 2021 (12 weeks’, 15-weeks', and 16-weeks’ Sessions) and 8-weeks’ Sessions with extended hours at both East and West Campuses from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

August 25 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Registration for Fall Semester 2021 (12 weeks’, 15-weeks’, and 16-weeks’ Sessions) and 8-weeks’ Sessions; registration closes at 6:30 p.m.

August 25 On-campus and Online Registration CLOSES for Fall Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Session and 8-weeks’ Session I) at 6:30 p.m.

August 26 Online Registration RE-OPENS beginning at 12:01 a.m. and On-campus Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. for Fall Semester 2021 (12 weeks’ and 15-weeks’ Sessions and 8-weeks’ Session II)

August 26 Faculty Development Day

August 30 Classes begin for Fall Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Session and 8-weeks’ Session I)

August 30-31 On-campus Schedule Changes ONLY (Online Schedule Changes Closed) for Fall Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Session and 8-weeks’ Session I) available at East and West Campuses from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. All other sessions (15-weeks’ Session and 8-weeks’ Session II) for Fall Semester 2021 will remain open for On-campus and Online Registration.

August 30-October 25 Advising, Registration, and Tuition Payment Deadline for 8-weeks’ Session II available until October 25 at 6 p.m.

August 31 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus Schedule Changes for Fall Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Session and 8-weeks’ Session I); registration closes at 6:30 p.m.

September 2021

September 1-3 Schedule Changes ONLY with Chair Approval for Fall Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Sessions and 8-weeks’ Session I) available until September 3 at 12:30 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

September 6 Labor Day Holiday

September 7 Classes begin for Fall Semester 2021 (15-weeks’ Session)

September 7-8 On-campus and Online Schedule Changes ONLY for the Fall Semester 2021 (15-weeks’ Session) available until September 8 at 6 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

September 8 Tuition Payment Deadline for On-campus and Online Registration for Fall Semester 2021 (15-weeks’ Session) closes at 6 p.m.

September 9-10 On-campus and Online Schedule Changes ONLY with Chair Approval for Fall Semester 2021 (15-weeks’ Session) available until September 10 at 12:30 p.m.; Tuition Payment Due at time of Schedule Changes Transaction

September 15 Census Date for Fall Semester 2021 (16-weeks’ Session)

September 21 Census Date for Fall Semester 2021 (15-weeks’ Session)

September 27 Classes begin for Fall Semester 2021 (12-weeks’ Session)

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