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2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

Academic Calendar


Fall Semester 2020

August 5 (W) Tuition Due: Registered Students
August 19 (W) Priority Application Deadline (Degree and Non-Degree Students)
August 24 (M) Fall Semester and Session A Begin
September 7 (M) No Classes: Campus Closed for Labor Day Holiday
September 16 (W) Last Day to Change Residency Status
October 2 (F) Session A Ends
October 7 (W) Last Day to Change Degree/Major
October 12 (M) Classes Will Meet: Columbus Day; Session B Begins
November 2 (M) Registration Begins for Spring 2021: Sophomores
November 3 (T) Registration Begins for Spring 2021: Returning Students
November 11 (W) Registration Begins for Spring 2021: New Degree-Seeking Students
November 11 (W) Classes Will Meet: Veteran’s Day
November 16 (M) Registration Begins for Spring 2021: Running Start and New Non-Degree Students
November 25 (W) Fall Semester and Session B End
November 26-27 (Th-F)                                    No Classes: Campus Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
December 1 (T) Graduation Applications Due for Spring 2021
Dec 24 - Jan 1 No Classes: Campus closed for Semester Break
Fall Semester 2020                                 Session Dates                                                  End of 100% Refund          Last day to add classes without instructor’s permission End of 50% Refund (0% refund after this date) Last day to add classes with instructor’s permission Last day to drop classes without a “W” grade Last day to withdraw from classes or request/rescind an audit grade
Session A: 1st 6 weeks Aug 24-Oct 2 Aug 31 Aug 31 Sept 2 Sept 2 Sept 2 Oct 5
Session B: 2nd 6 weeks                   Oct 12-Nov 20 Oct 22 Oct 22 Oct 26 Oct 26 Oct 26 Nov 25
Full Semester Aug 26-Dec 17 Sept 2 Sept 2 Sept 16* Sept 16 Sept 16 Nov 12

*Financial Aid census date: last day to charge to financial aid in the FVCC Bookstore; last day to opt out of Inclusive Access books/access codes. 

Short classes are those that run fewer than eight weeks. Short classes that do not begin in the first week of Session A, B, or Full Semester must be dropped by the next business day after the start of class in order to receive a 100% refund. No refund will apply after this day. A “W” grade will be recorded if dropping a class after the refund period. 

Classes that run eight weeks or longer and do not begin in the first week of Session A, B, or Full Semester must be dropped by the 4th business day after the start of class in order to receive a 100% refund and by the 6th business day in order to receive a 50% refund. No refund will apply after this day. A “W” grade will be recorded if dropping a class after the refund period. 

FVCC Bookstore:

  1)  Textbooks can be returned through the end of the 100% refund period (conditions apply - see website).

  2)  Textbook buyback begins two days before the end of the Full Semester and ends the last day of finals.

  3)  Textbook Rentals are due in the Kalispell bookstore the last day of the Full Semester finals.

Refund Information & Policy: www.fvcc.edu/refund

Bookstore Information: www.fvccbookstore.com

Billing and statement questions: Business Services Office (406) 756-3831

Assistance with course add, drop or withdrawal: Admissions & Registration (406) 756-3846

Spring Semester 2021

January 4 - 15 Interim Session
January 6 (W) Tuition Due: Registered Students
January 13 (W) Campus Closed from 8:00-10:15 a.m. for College Inservice
January 15 (F) Priority Application Deadline (Degree and Non-Degree Students)
January 18 (M) No Classes: Campus Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday
January 19 (T) Spring Semester and Session A Begin
February 8 (M) Last Day to Change Residency Status
February 15 (M) No Classes: Campus Closed for Presidents Day Holiday
March 1 (M) Registration Begins for Summer 2021: All Students: New, Returning, Running Start
March 2 (T) Last Day to Change Degree/Major
March 12 (F) Session A Ends
March 15 (M) Session B Begins
March 22-26 (M - F) No Classes: Spring Break
April 1 (Th) Registration Begins for Fall 2021: Sophomores
April 2 (F) Registration Begins for Fall 2021: Returning Students
April 16 (Th) Registration Begins for Fall 2021: New Degree-Seeking Students
May 3 (M) Graduation Applications Due for Summer and Fall 2021
May 6 (Th) Registration Begins for Fall 2021: Running Start and New Non-Degree Students
May 10-13 (M - Th) Finals
May 13 (Th) Semester Ends
May 14 (F) Commencement
Spring Semester 2021 Session Dates  End of 100% Refund Last day to add classes without instructor’s permission End of 50% Refund (0% refund after this date) Last day to add classes with instructor’s permission Last day to drop classes without a “W” grade Last day to withdraw from classes or request/rescind an audit grade
Session A: 1st 8 weeks                      Jan 19 - Mar 12                           Jan 22 Jan 22 Jan 26 Jan 26 Jan 26 Feb 26
Session B: 2nd 8 weeks Mar 15 - May 13 Mar 18 Mar 18 Mar 29 Mar 29 Mar 29 Apr 28
Full Semester Jan 19 - May 13 Jan 286 Jan 26 Feb 8* Feb 8 Feb 8 Apr 14

*Financial Aid census date: last day to charge to financial aid in the FVCC Bookstore; last day to opt out of Inclusive Access books/access codes. 

Short classes are those that run fewer than eight weeks. Short classes that do not begin in the first week of Session A, B, or Full Semester must be dropped by the next business day after the start of class in order to receive a 100% refund. No refund will apply after this day. A “W” grade will be recorded if dropping a class after the refund period. 

Classes that run eight weeks or longer and do not begin in the first week of Session A, B, or Full Semester must be dropped by the 4th business day after the start of class in order to receive a 100% refund and by the 6th business day in order to receive a 50% refund. No refund will apply after this day. A “W” grade will be recorded if dropping a class after the refund period. 

FVCC Bookstore:

  1)  Textbooks can be returned through the end of the 100% refund period (conditions apply - see website).

  2)  Textbook buyback begins two days before the end of the Full Semester and ends the last day of finals.

  3)  Textbook Rentals are due in the Kalispell bookstore the last day of the Full Semester finals.

Refund Information & Policy: www.fvcc.edu/refund

Bookstore Information: www.fvccbookstore.com

Billing and statement questions: Business Services Office (406) 756-3831

Assistance with course add, drop or withdrawal: Admissions & Registration (406) 756-3846


Summer Semester 2021

May 14 (F) Tuition Due: Registered Students
May 18 (T) Priority Application Deadline (Degree and Non-Degree Students)
May 24 (T) Session A and Full Semester Begin
May 31 (M) No Classes: Campus Closed for Memorial Day Holiday
June 8 (T) Last Day to Change Residency Status
June 18 (F) Session A Ends
June 21 (M) Last Day to Change Degree/Major
June 28 (M) Session B Begins
July 5 (M) No Classes: Campus Closed for Fourth of July Holiday
July 23 (F) Full Semester and Session B End
Summer Semester 2021 Session Dates End of 100% refund Last day to add classes w/o instructor’s permission End of 50% refund (0% refund after this date) Last day to add classes with instructor’s permission Last day to drop classes w/o a “W” grade Last day to withdraw from classes or request/rescind an audit grade
Session A: 1st 4 weeks May 24-Jun 18                                  May 27 May 27 Jun 1* Jun 1 Jun 1 Jun 8
Session B: 2nd 4 weeks Jun 28-Jul 23 Jul 1 Jul 1 Jul 6* Jul 6 Jul 6 Jul 16
Full Semester May 24- Jul 23 Jun 1 Jun 1 Jun 8* Jun 8 Jun 8 Jul 9

*Financial Aid census date: last day to charge to financial aid in the FVCC Bookstore; last day to opt out of Inclusive Access books/access codes. 

Short classes are those that run fewer than eight weeks. Short classes that do not begin in the first week of Session A, B, or Full Semester must be dropped by the next business day after the start of class in order to receive a 100% refund. No refund will apply after this day. A “W” grade will be recorded if dropping a class after the refund period. 

Classes that run eight weeks or longer and do not begin in the first week of Session A, B, or Full Semester must be dropped by the 4th business day after the start of class in order to receive a 100% refund and by the 6th business day in order to receive a 50% refund. No refund will apply after this day. A “W” grade will be recorded if dropping a class after the refund period. 

FVCC Bookstore:

  1)  Textbooks can be returned through the end of the 100% refund period (conditions apply - see website).

  2)  Textbook buyback begins two days before the end of the Full Semester and ends the last day of finals.

  3)  Textbook Rentals are due in the Kalispell bookstore the last day of the Full Semester finals.

Refund Information & Policy: www.fvcc.edu/refund

Bookstore Information: www.fvccbookstore.com

Billing and statement questions: Business Services Office (406) 756-3831

Assistance with course add, drop or withdrawal: Admissions & Registration (406) 756-3846