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    Flathead Valley Community College
   
 
  Sep 23, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Academic Calendar



Fall Semester 2017

August 10 (Th) Tuition Due: Registered Students
August 21 (M) Application Deadline for Fall Semester 2017 (Degree and Non-degree Students)
August 21-25 (M-F) ECC Closed
August 22-24 (T-Th) Pick up Reserved Textbooks
August 23 (W) College In-Service (College closed from 8:00 - 10:00 a.m./ECC Closed)
August 28 (M) Semester Begins
September 4 (M) Labor Day Holiday (College & ECC Closed)  
September 5 (T) Last Day to Register or Add Full-Semester Classes without Instructor’s Signature
September 8* (F) Last Day to Return Textbooks for a Full Refund in College Bookstore
September 11 (M) Last Day to Add Full-Semester Classes (Instructor’s Permission Required)
September 11 (M) Last Day to Drop Full-Semester Classes and Receive a Partial Refund
September 18 (M) Last Day to Drop Full-Semester Classes without a “W” Grade Recorded; Last Day to Change Residency Status
October 9 (M) Columbus Day (Classes will meet.)
October 10 (T) Last Day to Change Degree/Major
November 1 (W) Registration Begins, Spring 2018: Sophomores
November 2 (Th) Registration Begins, Spring 2018: Returning Students
November 10 (F) Registration Begins, Spring 2018: New Degree-Seeking Students
November 10 (F) Veterans Day Observed (Classes will meet.)
November 16 (Th) Last Day to Drop or Request/Rescind an Audit Grade for Full-Semester Classes
November 17 (F) Registration Begins, Spring 2018: Running Start and New Non-degree Students
November 23-24 (Th-F)                                    Thanksgiving Holiday (No Classes; College & ECC Closed)
December 1 (F) Graduation Applications Due, Spring 2018
December 7-8, 11-15* Textbook Sell-Back in College Bookstore
December 12-15 (T-F) Finals
December 15 (F) Textbook Rentals Due in Bookstore by 5:00 p.m.
December 15 (F) Semester Ends
Dec 25-Jan 2 Semester Break (College & ECC Closed)

*Certain conditions must be met. See the College Bookstore for further details.


Spring Semester 2018

January 3-19 Interim Session
January 5 (F) Tuition Due: Registered Students
January 11 (Th) Application Deadline for Spring Semester 2018 (Degree and Nondegree Students)
January 15 (M) Martin Luther King Day Holiday (College & ECC Closed)
January 16-18 (T-Th) Pick-up Reserved Textbooks
January 17 (W) College In-Service (College Closed from 8-10 a.m.; ECC Closed)
January 22 (M) Semester Begins
January 29 (M) Last Day to Register or Add Full-Semester Classes without Instructor’s Signature
February 2 (F)* Last Day to Return Textbooks for a Full Refund in College Bookstore
February 5 (M) Last Day to Add Full-Semester Classes (Instructor’s Permission Required)
February 5 (M) Last Day to Drop Full-Semester Classes and Receive a Partial Refund
February 9 (F) Last Day to Drop Full-Semester Classes without a “W” Grade Recorded; Last Day to Change Residency Status
February 19 (M) Presidents’ Day Holiday (No Classes; College & ECC Closed)
March 1 (Th) Registration Begins, Summer 2018: All Students–New, Returning, Running Start
March 5 (M) Last Day to Change Degree/Major
March 26-30 (M-F) Spring Break (No Classes)
April 2 (M) Registration Begins, Fall 2018: Sophomores
April 3 (T) Registration Begins, Fall 2018: Returning Students
April 17 (T) Registration Begins, Fall 2018: New Degree-Seeking Students
April 18 (W) Last Day to Drop or Request/Rescind an Audit Grade for Full-Semester Classes
May 1 (T) Graduation Applications Due for Summer and Fall 2018
May 7 (M) Registration Begins, Fall 2018: Running Start and New Non-degree Students
May 10-11, 14-17* Textbook Sell-Back in College Bookstore
May 14-17 (M-Th) Finals
May 17 (Th) Textbook Rentals Due in Bookstore by 5:30 p.m.
May 17 (Th) Semester Ends
May 18 (F) Commencement

*Certain conditions must be met. See the College Bookstore for further details.


Summer Semester 2018

May 18 (F) Tuition Due: Registered Students
May 18 (F) Application Deadline for Summer Semester 2018 (Degree and Non-degree Students)
May 24-25 (Th-F) Pick-up Reserved Textbooks – Sessions A and B
May 28 (M) Memorial Day Holiday (College & ECC Closed)
May 29-June 29 Session A
May 29-August 3 Session B
May 31 (Th) Last Day to Return Textbooks with Receipt for a Full Refund in College Bookstore – Sessions A and B
June 5 (T) Last Day to Register or Add Full-Semester Classes without Instructor’s Signature – Session B
June 12 (T) Last Day to Add Full-Semester Classes (Instructor’s Permission Required) – Session B
June 12 (T) Last Day to Drop Full-Semester Classes and Receive a Refund – Session B (See Refund Schedule )  
June 12 (T) Last Day to Drop Full-Semester Classes without a “W” Grade Recorded – Session B; Last Day to Change Residency Status
June 25 (M) Last Day to Change Degree/Major
July 2-August 3 Session C
July 4 (W) Fourth of July Holiday Observed (College & ECC Closed)
July 5* (Th) Last Day to Return Textbooks with Receipt for a Full Refund in College Bookstore – Session C
July 17 (T) Last Day to Drop or Request/Rescind an Audit Grade for Full-Semester Classes – Session B
August 1-3 (W-F)*                                   Textbook Sell-Back in College Bookstore
August 3 (F) Textbook Rentals Due in College Bookstore by 3:00 p.m.
August 3 (F) Semester Ends

*Certain conditions must be met. See the College Bookstore for further details.