Spring on the York College campus

Academic Calendars


2015 - 2016 Calendars


2016 - 2017 Calendars

Overview Calendar (PDF)

Withdrawal Policy

 

Fall Semester 2015 - 2016

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August 28

Friday

Fall Orientation for New Students

August 31

Monday

Evening classes begin including 1st cohort classes

September 1

Tuesday

Day classes begin including 1st cohort classes
Late Registration Fee Applies

September 7

Monday

Labor Day - No Classes

September 9

Wednesday

Last day to drop or add classes for the semester including 1st cohort classes and special studies

September 15

Tuesday

Last day to elect Pass/Fail option in stated courses including 1st cohort classes

September 15

Tuesday

Last day to apply for Winter Graduation

September 21-23

Mon-Wed

Warning grades issued to students for 1st cohort classes

September 25

Friday

Last day to withdraw from 1st cohort classes

October 2-4

Fri-Sun

Fall Fest (Family and Homecoming Weekend)

October 10-16

Sat-Fri

Warning Grades issued to students for full semester classes

October 16

Friday

Fall Break begins 5:00 p.m.

October 21

Wednesday

Classes resume 8:00 a.m.

October 22-26

Thu-Mon

Final examinations for 1st cohort classes

October 26

Monday

Last day of 1st cohort classes

October 27

Tuesday

First day of 2nd cohort classes

October 29

Thursday

Last day to drop or add classes and to elect Pass/Fail for 2nd cohort classes

October 30

Friday

Last day to withdraw from full semester classes or from the college for the semester

November 11-13

Wed-Fri

Warning grades issued to students for 2nd cohort classes

November 17

Tuesday

Last day to withdraw from 2nd cohort classes

November 24

Tuesday

Thanksgiving Vacation begins 10:00 p.m.

November 30

Monday

Classes resume 8:00 a.m.

December 15

Tuesday

Last day of full semester and 2nd cohort day classes for the semester

December 15

Tuesday

Final Examinations for Tuesday EVENING classes including cohort classes

December 16-21

Wed-Mon

Final Examinations for full semester and 2nd cohort classes

December 22

Tuesday

Winter Commencement 10:15 a.m.

Incomplete course grade change deadline:  for the Fall semester - February 22, 2016. 

Spring Semester 2015 - 2016

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January 19

Tuesday

January Orientation for New Students

January 20

Wednesday

Day and Evening Classes begin including 1st cohort classes
Late Registration Fee Applies

January 27

Wednesday

Last day to drop or add classes for the semester including 1st cohort classes and special studies

February 2

Tuesday

Last day to elect Pass/Fail option in stated courses including 1st cohort classes

February 5

Friday

Last day to apply for Spring Graduation

February 8-10

Mon-Wed

Warning grades issued to students for 1st cohort classes

February 12

Friday

Last day to withdraw from 1st cohort classes

February 27

Saturday

Winter Vacation begins 2:00 p.m.

March 7

Monday

Classes resume 8:00 a.m.

March 7-12

Mon-Sat

Warning Grades issued to students for full semester classes

March 11-15

Fri-Tue

Final examinations for 1st cohort classes

March 15

Tuesday

Last day of 1st cohort classes

March 16

Wednesday

First day of 2nd cohort classes

March 18

Friday

Last day to drop or add classes and to elect Pass/Fail for 2nd cohort classes

March 23

Wednesday

Spring Vacation begins 10:00 p.m.

March 29

Tuesday

Classes Resume 8:00 a.m.

April 1

Friday

Last day to withdraw from full semester classes or from the college for the semester

April 6-8

Wed-Fri

Warning grades issued to students for 2nd cohort classes

April 8

Friday

Last day to withdraw from 2nd cohort classes

May 5

Thursday

Last day of full semester and 2nd cohort day classes for the semester

May 6

Friday

Reading Day - No classes

May 7-12

Sat-Thu

Final Examinations for full semester and 2nd cohort classes

May 14

Saturday

Spring Commencement 10:15 a.m.

Incomplete course grade change deadline:  for the Spring semester - July 14, 2016. 

Summer Sessions 2016

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Mini-Mester Session May 17 - June 3

May 3

Tuesday

Tuition due in full

May 17

Tuesday

Classes begin

May 17-18

Tue-Wed

Drop / Add

May 25

Wednesday

Last day to withdraw from classes

May 30

Monday

Memorial Day - no classes

June 3

Friday

Last day of classes

Summer I Session June 6 - July 7

May 20

Friday

Tuition due in full

June 6

Monday

Classes begin

June 6-8

Mon-Wed

Drop / Add

June 23

Thursday

Last day to withdraw from classes

July 4

Monday

Independence Day - no classes

July 7

Thursday

Last day of classes

Summer II Session July 11 - August 11

June 22

Wednesday

Tuition due in full

July 11

Monday

Classes begin

July 11-13

Mon-Wed

Drop / Add

July 28

Thursday

Last day to withdraw from classes

August 11

Thursday

Last day of classes

Special Session* May 17 - August 11

May 3

Tuesday

Tuition due in full (or within 10 days of registration)**

May 17

Tuesday

Classes begin

May 17-20, 23

Tue-Fri, Mon

Drop / Add**

May 30

Monday

Memorial Day - no classes.

July 4

Monday

Independence Day - no classes.

July 8

Friday

Last day to withdraw from classes**

August 11

Thursday

Last day of classes

* Individualized Studies include:

  • Engineering Co-ops
  • Experiential learning/CJA
  • Experiential learning/REC
  • Directed Field Experience
  • SPM Work Experience
  • Tutorials
  • Independent Studies
  • Cooperative Internships

** For Individualized Studies Only: Registration deadline is July 15. All other Special Session courses follow the deadlines printed above.

Incomplete course grade change deadline: for Summer Sessions - 60 days after the last day of the session.

Fall Semester 2016 - 2017

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August 26

Friday

Fall Orientation for New Students

August 29

Monday

Evening classes begin at 5:00 p.m., including 1st cohort classes

August 30

Tuesday

Day classes begin including 1st cohort classes
Late Registration Fee Applies

September 5

Monday

Labor Day - No Classes

September 7

Wednesday

Last day to drop or add classes for the semester including 1st cohort classes and special studies

September 15

Thursday

Last day to apply for Winter Graduation

September 19-21

Mon-Wed

Warning grades issued to students for 1st cohort classes

September 23

Friday

Last day to withdraw from 1st cohort classes

September 30-2

Fri-Sun

Fall Fest (Family and Homecoming Weekend)

October 8-14

Sat-Fri

Warning Grades issued to students for full semester classes

October 14

Friday

Fall Break begins 5:00 p.m.

October 19

Wednesday

Classes resume 8:00 a.m.

October 20-24

Thu-Mon

Final examinations for 1st cohort classes

October 24

Monday

Last day of 1st cohort classes

October 25

Tuesday

First day of 2nd cohort classes

October 27

Thursday

Last day to drop or add classes and to elect Pass/Fail for 2nd cohort classes

October 28

Friday

Last day to withdraw from full semester classes or from the college for the semester

November 9-11

Wed-Fri

Warning grades issued to students for 2nd cohort classes

November 15

Tuesday

Last day to withdraw from 2nd cohort classes

November 22

Tuesday

Thanksgiving Vacation begins 10:00 p.m.

November 28

Monday

Classes resume 8:00 a.m.

December 13

Tuesday

Last day of full semester and 2nd cohort day classes for the semester

December 14

Wednesday

Reading Day - NO CLASSES

December 14

Wednesday

Final Examinations for Wednesday EVENING classes including cohort classes

December 15-20

Thu-Tue

Final Examinations for full semester and 2nd cohort classes

December 21

Wednesday

Winter Commencement 10:15 a.m.

Incomplete course grade change deadline:  for the Fall semester - February 21, 2017. 

Spring Semester 2016 - 2017

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January 17

Tuesday

January Student Orientation for New Students

January 18

Wednesday

Day and Evening Classes begin including 1st cohort classes
Late Registration Fee Applies

January 25

Wednesday

Last day to drop or add classes for the semester including 1st cohort classes and special studies

February 6

Monday

Last day to apply for Spring Graduation

February 6-8

Mon-Wed

Warning grades issued to students for 1st cohort classes

February 10

Friday

Last day to withdraw from 1st cohort classes

February 25

Saturday

Winter Vacation begins 2:00 p.m.

March 6

Monday

Classes resume 8:00 a.m.

March 6-11

Mon-Sat

Warning Grades issued to students for full semester classes

March 10-14

Fri-Tue

Final examinations for 1st cohort classes

March 14

Tuesday

Last day of 1st cohort classes

March 15

Wednesday

First day of 2nd cohort classes

March 17

Friday

Last day to drop or add classes and to elect Pass/Fail for 2nd cohort classes

March 24

Friday

Last day to withdraw from full semester classes or from the college for the semester

April 3-5

Mon-Wed

Warning grades issued to students for 2nd cohort classes

April 6

Thursday

Last day to withdraw from 2nd cohort classes

April 12

Wednesday

Spring Vacation begins 10:00 p.m.

April 18

Tuesday

Classes Resume 8:00 a.m.

May 4

Thursday

Last day of full semester and 2nd cohort day classes for the semester

May 5

Friday

Reading Day - No classes

May 6-11

Sat-Thu

Final Examinations for full semester and 2nd cohort classes

May 13

Saturday

Spring Commencement 10:15 a.m.

Incomplete course grade change deadline:  for the Spring semester - July 13, 2017. 

WITHDRAWAL POLICY

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Failure to attend class or merely giving notice to the instructor will not be considered an official withdrawal and will result in student receiving a failing grade for the course. A Records and Registrar’s Office Change Form must be secured from and returned to the Records Office by the dates noted above. Anyone who is enrolled for more than 18 credits as of the last day to drop or add classes (September 7/January 25) will be billed for those additional credits. Please refer to the Refund Policy at the Business Office website.

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Dean of Academic Affairs