2018-2019 Academic Calendar

Date Start Date End Day Description and Times
April 16 August 18 Monday Registration begins for Fall and Fast Track
April 16 Monday Payment Plan Online Options open for the Fall (16-week) term
June 29 Friday Payment Plan Online Option for Fall (16-week) to pay 4 remaining payments with 0% down closes at 5 p.m.
July 26 Thursday Payment Plan Online Option for Fall (16-week) to pay 3 remaining payments with 25% down closes at 5 p.m.
August 18 Saturday Fall and Fast Track Registration continues 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. (NOON)
August 18 Saturday All tuition/fees for Fall and Fast Track must be paid by 12 p.m. (NOON)
August 20 Monday Fall and Fast Track Registration continues, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
August 20 Monday Housing Opens for check-in, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
August 21 Tuesday Faculty return for Fall semester
August 21 Tuesday Full-time Faculty Convocation
August 21 Tuesday Adjunct Convocation (Corsicana and Mexia) 5:30 p.m.
August 21 Tuesday Fall and Fast Track Registration continues, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
August 21 Tuesday Housing check-in continues, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
August 22 Wednesday Fall and Fast Track Registration continues, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
August 22 Wednesday Housing check-in continues, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
August 23 Thursday Adjunct Convocation (Ellis County) 5:30 p.m.
August 23 Thursday Fall and Fast Track Registration continues, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
August 23 Thursday Housing Check-in, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Late Check-in, 3 - 5 p.m.
August 23 Thursday Payment Plan Online Option for Fall (16-week) to pay 2 remaining payments with 50% down closes at 5 p.m.
August 23 Thursday All tuition/fees for Fall and Fast Track must be paid by 5 p.m.
 
FALL 2018
August 27 December 15 Monday Fall (16-week) 2018 classes begin
August 27 October 20 Monday Fall (1st 8-week) classes begin
August 27 August 28 Monday - Tuesday Late Registration for Fall, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
August 28 Tuesday Payment Plan Online Option for Fall (16-week) to pay 1 remaining payments with 50% down closes at 5 p.m.
August 28 Tuesday All Late Registration tuition/fees for Fall and Fast Track must be paid by 5 p.m.
August 29 September 11 Wednesday Fall Fast Track Registration continues
September 1 Saturday Saturday classes will meet Labor Day weekend
September 3 Monday College Closed - Labor Day
September 10 Monday All tuition/fees for Fall Fast Track ( 2nd 8-week) must be paid by 5 p.m.
September 12 October 19 Wednesday Fall Fast Track Registration continues
September 12 Wednesday Payment Plan Online Option to pay 1 remaining payment with 50% down Opens for the Fall Fast Track (2nd 8-week)
October 1 Monday Last day to drop or withdraw from a Fall (1st 8-week) class by 12 p.m. (NOON)
October 19 Friday Payment Plan Online Option to pay 1 remaining payment with 50% down Closes for the Fall Fast Track (2nd 8-week)
October 19 Friday All tuition/fees for Fast Track (2nd 8-week) must be paid in full by 5 p.m.
October 20 Saturday Fall (1st 8-week) classes end
October 22 December 15 Monday Fall (2nd 8-week) classes begin
October 22 Monday Late Registration for Fall Fast Track (2nd 8-week), 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
October 22 Monday All Late Registration tuition/fees for Fall Fast Track (2nd 8-week) must be paid by 5 p.m.
October 22 Monday Fall (1st 8-week) grades due by 12 p.m. (NOON)
November 2 Friday Deadline to apply online for December graduation (Ceremony in May 2019)
November 5 December 14 Monday Registration begins for Winter Mini-mester and Spring 2019
November 16 Friday Last day to drop or withdraw from a Fall (16-week and 2nd 8-week) classes by 12 p.m. (NOON)
November 19 Monday Payment Plan Online Options open for the Spring (16-week) term
November 20 Tuesday Housing closes at 5 p.m. for Thanksgiving break
November 20 Tuesday College closed after evening classes
November 21 November 24 Wednesday - Saturday College Closed - Thanksgiving Break
November 25 Sunday Housing reopens at 2 p.m.
November 26 Monday Classes resume - College opens
November 26   Monday Last day to drop or withdraw from a Fall (2nd 8-week) classes by 12 p.m. (NOON)
November 29 Wednesday Payment Plan Online Option for Spring (16-week) to pay 4 remaining payments with 0% down closes at 5 p.m.
December 10 Monday Final exams begin
December 10 Monday Housing Check-out begins. Residents are required to check-out of Housing after their last exam.
December 14 Friday All tuition/fees for Winter Mini- mester must be paid by 5 p.m.
December 15 Saturday Final exams end
December 15 Saturday Fall semester ends
December 17 January 11 Monday Winter Mini- mester classes begin
December 17 Monday Late Registration for Winter Mini-mester, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
December 17 Monday All Late Registration tuition/fees for Winter Mini-mester must be paid by 5 p.m.
December 17 Monday Fall semester grades due by 12 p.m. (NOON)
December 17 December 19 Monday - Wednesday Registration for Spring and Fast Track continues, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
December 20 January 1 Thursday - Tuesday College Closed - Winter Break.
December 25 Monday Payment Plan Online Option for Spring (16-week) to pay 3 remaining payments with 25% down closes at 5 p.m.
January 2 Wednesday College re-opens following Winter Break
January 2 January 5 Wednesday - Saturday Registration for Spring continues until Saturday, January 5th, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. (NOON)
January 5 Saturday Payment Plan Online Option for Spring (16-week) to pay 2 remaining payments with 50% down closes at 12 p.m. (NOON)
January 5 Saturday All tuition/fees for Spring and Fast Track must be paid by 12 p.m. (NOON)
January 7 Monday Registration continues for Spring and Fast Track terms, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
January 7 Monday Housing Opens for check-in, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
January 7    Monday  New Faculty Orientation 
January 7    Monday  Last day to drop or withdraw from Winter Mini- mester classes by 12 p.m. (NOON)
January 8 Tuesday Registration continues for Spring and Fast Track terms, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
January 8 Tuesday Housing check-in continues, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
January 8 Tuesday Faculty return for Spring semester
January 8   Tuesday Full-time Faculty Convocation 
January 8 Tuesday Adjunct Convocation (Corsicana and Mexia) 5:30 p.m.
January 9 Wednesday Registration continues for Spring and Fast Track Terms, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
January 9 Wednesday Housing check-in continues, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Late check-in, 3 - 5 p.m.
January 10 Thursday Last day for Spring Registration, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
January 10 Thursday Payment Plan Online Option for Spring (16-week) to pay 1 remaining payments with 50% down closes at 5 p.m.
January 10 Thursday Adjunct Convocation (Ellis County) 5:30 p.m.
January 10 Thursday All tuition/fees for Spring and Fast Track must be paid by 5 p.m.
January 11 Friday Winter Mini-mester classes end
 
SPRING 2019
January 14 May 7 Monday Spring (16-week) 2019 classes begin
January 14 March 9 Monday Spring (1st 8-week) classes begin
January 14 Monday Winter Mini-mester grades due by 12 p.m. (NOON)
January 14 January 15 Monday - Tuesday Late Registration for Spring, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
January 15 Tuesday All Late Registration tuition/fees for Spring and Fast Track must be paid by 6 p.m.
January 16 January 28 Wednesday Registration for Spring (2nd 8-week) continues, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
January 17    Thursday College Open from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
January 19 Saturday Weekend College classes begin
January 21 Monday College Closed - Martin Luther King Day
January 28 Monday All tuition/fees for Spring Fast Track (2nd 8-week) must be paid by 5 p.m.
January 29 February 8 Tuesday Registration for Spring Fast Track (2nd 8-week) continues
January 29 Tuesday Payment Plan Online Option to pay 1 remaining payment with 50% down Opens for the Spring Fast Track (2nd 8-week)
February 21 Thursday Last day to drop or withdraw from Spring (1st 8-week) class by 12 p.m. (NOON)
March 8 Friday Payment Plan Online Option to pay 1 remaining payment with 50% down Closes for the Spring Fast Track (2nd 8-week)
March 8 Friday All tuition/fees for Spring (2nd 8-week) must be paid in full by 5 p.m.
March 8 March 17 Friday Housing Closes for Spring Break at 5 p.m.
March 9 Saturday Saturday classes meet
March 9 Saturday Spring (1st 8-week) classes end
March 11 March 15 Monday - Friday College Closed - Spring Break
March 16 Saturday Saturday classes meet
March 17 Sunday Housing re-opens at 2 p.m.
March 18 May 7 Monday Spring (2nd 8-week) classes begin
March 18 Monday Late Registration for Spring Fast Track (2nd 8-week), 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
March 18 Monday All Late Registration tuition/fees for Spring Fast Track (2nd 8-week) must be paid by 5 p.m.
March 19 Tuesday Spring (1st 8-week) grades due by 12 p.m. (NOON)
March 21 Thursday Deadline to apply online for graduation
April 15 May 8 Monday Registration begins for May Mini-mester
April 15 Monday Registration begins for Full Summer, Summer I and II
April 15 Monday Registration begins for Fall 2019
April 15 Monday Payment Plan Online Options open for the Fall (16-week) term
April 18 Thursday Last day to drop/withdraw from College for Spring (16-week) classes by 12 p.m. (NOON)
April 18 Thursday College closes after evening classes
April 19 Friday College Closed - Good Friday
April 20 Saturday Saturday classes will not meet
April 22 Monday College re-opens
April 24    Wednesday  Last day to drop/withdraw from College for Spring (2nd 8-week) classes by 12 p.m. (NOON)
May 1 Wednesday Final exams begin
May 1 Wednesday Housing Check-out begins. Residents are required to check-out of Housing after their last exam.
May 7 Tuesday Final exams end
May 8 Wednesday Semester grades due by 12 p.m. (NOON)
May 8    Wednesday Last Day to Register for May-Mini mester
May 8 Wednesday All tuition/fees for May Mini- mester must be paid by 5 p.m.
May 10    Friday  Schedule Changes for May Mini-mester Only, Payment due at time of registration
May 10    Friday  Housing Opens for May Mini-mester, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
May 10 Friday Commencement - Corsicana Campus
May 11 Saturday Commencement - Ellis County
May 13 Monday May Mini-mester classes begin
May 14 May 30 Tuesday Registration continues for all Summer Terms except May Mini-mester
May 17 Friday Half-day Friday - College Closes at 12 p.m. (NOON)
May 24    Friday  Half-day Friday - College Closes at 12 p.m. (NOON) 
May 27 Monday College Closed - Memorial Day
May 28 Tuesday College re-opens
May 28    Tuesday  Last day to drop/withdraw for May Mini-mester classes by 12 p.m. (NOON)
May 29 Wednesday Final Exams for May Mini-mester classes
May 29    Wednesday Housing Closes by 4 p.m. for May Mini-mester 
May 30 Thursday May Mini-mester grades due by 12 p.m. (NOON)
May 30    Thursday  Last Day to Register for Full Summer and Summer I
May 30   Thursday All tuition/fees for Summer registration must be paid by 5 p.m.
May 31    Friday  Half-day Friday - College Closes at 12 p.m. (NOON) 
June 3    Monday  Schedule Changes for Full Summer and Summer I Only, Payment due at time of registration  
June 3 Monday Housing Opens for Full Summer and Summer I, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 
SUMMER 2019
June 4 August 14 Tuesday Full Summer classes begin
June 4 July 9 Tuesday Summer I classes begin
June 5 July 8 Wednesday Registration continues for Summer II only
June 7    Friday  Half-day Friday - College Closes at 12 p.m. (NOON) 
June 14    Friday  Half-day Friday - College Closes at 12 p.m. (NOON) 
June 21    Friday  Half-day Friday - College Closes at 12 p.m. (NOON) 
June 28    Friday  Half-day Friday - College Closes at 12 p.m. (NOON) 
June 28 Friday Last day to drop or withdraw from Summer I classes by 12 p.m. (NOON)
June 28 Friday Payment Plan Online Option for Fall (16-week) to pay 4 remaining payments with 0% down closes at 5 p.m.
July 4 July 5 Thursday - Friday College Closed - Independence Day
July 8 Monday College Re-opens
July 8 Monday Last Day to Register for Summer II
July 8 Monday All tuition/fees for Summer II must be paid by 5 p.m.
July 9    Tuesday Finals for Summer I 
July 9    Tuesday  Summer I classes end 
July 9    Tuesday  Housing Closes for Summer 1 at 4 p.m. 
July 10    Wednesday  Summer I grades due by 12 p.m. (NOON) 
July 10   Wednesday  Schedule Changes for Summer II Only, Payment due at time of registration
July 10    Wednesday  Housing Opens for Summer II, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
 
SUMMER II 2019
July 11 August 14 Thursday Summer II classes begin
July 12 Friday Half-day Friday - College Closes at 12 p.m. (NOON)
July 19 Friday Half-day Friday - College Closes at 12 p.m. (NOON)
July 25 Thursday Payment Plan Online Option for Fall (16-week) to pay 3 remaining payments with 25% down closes at 5 p.m.
July 26    Friday  Half-day Friday - College Closes at 12 p.m. (NOON) 
July 30 Tuesday Last day to drop/withdraw from Full Summer by 12 p.m. (NOON)
August 6    Tuesday  Last day to drop/withdraw from Summer II by 12 p.m. (NOON) 
August 9 Friday VN Pinning Ceremony
August 14 Wednesday Final exams for Full Summer and Summer II classes
August 14 Wednesday Full Summer and Summer II semesters end
August 14 Wednesday Housing Closes for Full Summer and Summer II by 4 p.m.
August 15 Thursday Full Summer and Summer II grades due by 12 p.m. (NOON)
 
FALL 2019
August 26 December 14 Monday Fall 2019 classes begin