Academic Calendar - Spring 2020

Important Academic Dates

Certain classes meet outside of the regular semester dates. Drop and withdrawal dates vary for each of these classes, depending on the starting date and the length of the class. See individual course listings in the Schedule for drop and withdrawal dates. Courses are subject to change without notice. Please check the Catalog for the most current course listings.

Spring Registration begins

November 4, 2019

Last day to add a 15-week class (without instructor approval)

January 20, 2020

15-week classes begin (Other classes begin throughout the Spring semester)

January 21, 2020

7.5-week Accelerated Session I begins (January 21, 2020 – March 11, 2020)

January 21, 2020

Students can access full-term RRCC Online courses

January 21, 2020

14-week RRCC Online classes begin

January 27, 2020

Last day to drop 7.5-week Accelerated Session I classes and initiate a tuition refund

January 27, 2020

Deadline for credit/audit changes for 15-week classes

February 5, 2020

Last day to drop 15-week classes and initiate a tuition refund

February 5, 2020

Last day to drop 14-week RRCC Online classes and initiate a tuition refund

February 10, 2020

Last day to withdraw from 7.5-week Accelerated Session I

February 28, 2020

7.5-week Accelerated Session II begins (March 12, 2020 – May 12, 2020)

March 12, 2020

Last day to drop 7.5-week Accelerated Session II

March 19, 2020

Last day to withdraw from 15-week classes (You will be responsible for full payment)

April 20, 2020

Last day to withdraw from 14-week RRCC Online classes

April 22, 2020

Last day to withdraw from 7.5-week Accelerated Session II

May 1, 2020

Spring Session ends

May 12, 2020

Full-term Spring grades are due

May 17, 2020

Terminology

  • Drop a class – The last day a student can remove him/herself from a class without having to pay for the class and without the class showing on his/her permanent student record.
  • Withdraw from a class – The last day a student can remove him/herself from a class and receive a “W” for the class instead of a grade. The student is responsible for payment.

College Dates

Spring 2020 Registration begins

November 4, 2019

International Student Orientation

January 16, 2020

No classes; Martin Luther King Holiday

January 20, 2020

Student Welcome Day (Lakewood campus)

January 29, 2020

Deadline to petition for residency reclassification

February 5, 2020

Application deadline for Spring graduation

February 5, 2020

No classes; Spring Break

March 23-29, 2020

Summer 2020 Registration begins

April 6, 2020

Fall 2020 Registration begins

April 6, 2020

No classes; All-College Development Day

April 21, 2020

Graduation Ceremony

May 16, 2020

Payment Dates

Due dates are based on when your register and NOT when the class starts.  If you register after the full term drop date, payment is due by the 5th of the month following registration.  

Spring payment plan opens

November 4, 2019

Payment Due Date - Failure to pay your bill in full or to set up an alternative payment arrangement (NBS Payment Plan, Financial Aid, or Third-Party) will result in late fee assessment

February 5, 2020

Late fees added to accounts with outstanding balances

February 6, 2020

Last day to sign up for the payment plan without a down payment February 8, 2020

Payment Due Date (Balances incurred in previous month)

March 5, 2020

Late fees added to accounts with outstanding balances

March 6, 2020

Last day to sign up for payment plan (Down payment required)

March 9, 2020

Holds placed on accounts with outstanding balances and not on a payment plan

March 20, 2020

Payment Due Date (Balances incurred in previous month)

April 6, 2020

Late fees added to accounts with outstanding balances

April 7, 2020

Final Payment Due Date

May 12, 2020

Accounts with outstanding balances will be subject to collection action

 

If you have signed up for the payment plan and it becomes delinquent, a hold will be placed on your account and any future registrations will be dropped. 

May 13, 2020