Academic Calendar - Spring 2019

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 5, 2018

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

January 21, 2019

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

January 22, 2019

7.5-week Accelerated Session I begins (January 22, 2019 – March 13, 2019)

January 22, 2019

Students can access full-term RRCC Online courses

January 22, 2019

15-week Weekend classes begin

January 25, 2019

14-week RRCC Online classes begin

January 29, 2019

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

January 29, 2019

Deadline for credit/audit changes for 15-week classes

February 6, 2019

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

February 6, 2019

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

February 11, 2019

Last day to withdraw from 7.5-week Accelerated Session I

March 1, 2019

7.5-week Accelerated Session II begins (March 14, 2019 – May 14, 2019)

March 14, 2019

Last day to drop 7.5-week Accelerated Session II

March 21, 2019

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

April 23, 2019

Last day to withdraw from 14-week RRCC Online classes

April 24, 2019

Last day to withdraw from 7.5-week Accelerated Session II

May 3, 2019

Spring Session ends

May 14, 2019

Full-term Spring grades are due

May 19, 2019

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 2019 Registration begins

November 5, 2019

International Student Orientation

January 17, 2019

No classes; Martin Luther King Holiday

January 21, 2019

Student Welcome Day (Lakewood campus)

January 30, 2019
11am-1pm.

Deadline to petition for residency reclassification

January 22, 2019

Application deadline for Spring graduation

February 6, 2019

No classes; Spring Break

March 25-31, 2019

Summer 2019 Registration begins

April 1, 2019

Fall 2019 Registration begins

April 1, 2019

No classes; All-College Development Day

April 16, 2019

Graduation Ceremony

May 18, 2019

Payment Dates

Due dates are based on when your register and NOT when the class starts

Spring payment plan opens

November 6, 2018

Tuition Payment due for Spring Semester - If you register after the full term drop date, payment is due the first of the month following registration

February 6, 2019

Late fees added to accounts with outstanding balances that are not on a payment plan or have financial aid in place

February 7, 2019

Payment Due Date (Balances incurred after 2/6/19)

March 5, 2019

Late fees added to accounts with outstanding balances

March 6, 2019

Last day to sign up for payment plan

March 9, 2019

Holds placed on accounts with outstanding balances that are not on a payment plan

March 22, 2019

Payment Due Date (Balances incurred after 3/5/19)

April 5, 2019

Late fees added to accounts with outstanding balances

April 6, 2019

Payment Due Date (Balances incurred after 4/5/19)

May 5, 2019

Late fees added to accounts with outstanding balances

May 6, 2019

Final tuition payment due for Spring

May 14, 2019

Accounts with outstanding balances will be subject to collection action

May 15, 2019