Academic Calendar

View the Academic Calendar for each session by clicking on the appropriate link below:

Summer 2016

Fall 2016

Summer I 2016, 6 week

Friday, May 20 Last day to register in person for 16/S1  6 week,  12 week courses 

Sunday, May 22

Last day to register online for 16/S1 6 week, 12 week courses. Last day for 100% refund of tuition and fees.
Monday, May 23 6 Week, 12 Week Sessions:  Classes begin. Schedule adjustments for students already registered for 16/S1 courses. No Late Registration accepted . Begin 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Tuesday, May 24 6 Week Session:  Last day for schedule adjustments for students already registered. 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration
Wednesday, May 25 6 Week Session: Drops only with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).  No late registration.
Thursday, May 26 6 Week Session: Drops only with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No late registration.
Friday, May 27 6 Week Session: Drops only with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No late registration. Weekend and holiday drops accepted through WebAdvisor, Bucks student email to registrar@bucks.edu, or fax to Admissions (215-968-8110).

Saturday, May 28

and Sunday, May 29

6 Week Session: Drops only with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No late registration. Weekend and holiday drops accepted online, Bucks student email to registrar@bucks.edu, or fax to Admissions (215-968-8110)..
Sunday, May 29 6 Week Session: Last day for 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note:  College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Monday, May 30 Memorial Day. College closed.  Course withdrawal period begins.  No refunds.
Friday, June 10 6 Week Session: Teacher-Initiated Withdrawal ends.
Wednesday, June 15 6 Week Session: Student course withdrawal period ends. No withdrawals after this date.
Thursday, June 30 6 Week Session: Classes end
Sunday, July 3 6 Week Session: Final grades due by 12 noon on WebAdvisor

Summer I 2016, 12 week

NOTE: Students may drop or withdraw online, by fax (215-968-8110), by email to registrar@bucks.edu (only if using Bucks student email account), or in-person at any campus during normal business hours.

Thursday, May 19

Last day for first-time students to make application for Summer I.  Last day to submit course prerequisite waiver requests for Summer I.

Friday, May 20 Last day to register in person for Summer I, 2016.
Sunday, May 22 Last day to register online for 16/S1 6 week,  12 week courses  Last day for 100% refund of tuition and fees.
Monday, May 23 12 Week Session:  Classes begin. Schedule adjustments for students already registered for 16/S1 courses. No Late Registration accepted . Begin 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Tuesday, May 24 12 Week Session:  Schedule adjustments for students already registered for 16/S1 courses. No Late Registration accepted . 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Wednesday, May 25 12 Week Sessions:  Schedule adjustments for students already registered. 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.
Thursday, May 26 12 Week Sessions:  Schedule adjustments for students already registered. 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.
Friday, May 27 12 Week Sessions:  Schedule adjustment period ends.  50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.

Saturday, May 28

through

Wednesday, June 7

12 Week Sessions: Drops only with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).  Students may drop or withdraw online, by fax (215-968-8110), by email to registrar@bucks.edu (only if using Bucks student email account), or in-person at any campus during normal business hours.

Monday, May 30

Memorial Day. College closed.

Tuesday, June 7 12 Week Sessions: Drops only  Last day for 50% refund of tuition and fees.  (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Wednesday, June 8 12 Week Session: Student course withdrawal period begins. No refunds.
Friday, July 1 12 Week Session: Teacher-Initiated Withdrawal ends.
Monday, July 4 Independence Day Holiday.  College closed.
Monday, July 11 12 Week Session: Student course withdrawal period ends. No withdrawals after this date.
Thursday, August 11 12 Week Session: Classes end.
Sunday, August 14 12 Week Session: Final grades due by 12 noon on WebAdvisor

Summer II 2016, 9 week June Modular

Friday, June 10 Last day to register in person for June Modular courses.
Saturday, June 11 Last day to register online for June Modular courses.
Sunday, June 12 June Modular:  Last day for 100% refund of tuition and fees (Note:  College Service Fee is non-refundable). Weekend and holiday drops accepted through WebAdvisor, Bucks student email, or fax to Admissions.
Monday, June 13 June Modular Session:  Classes begin. Schedule adjustments for students already registered. No Late Registration accepted . Begin 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Tuesday, June 14 June Modular Sessions:  Schedule adjustments for students already registered. 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.
Wednesday, June 15 June Modular Sessions: Drops only  with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Drops accepted through WebAdvisor, fax to Admissions, email from Bucks student email accounts, or in Admissions during normal business hours. No Late Registration.
Thursday, June 16 June Modular Sessions: Drops only  with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Drops accepted through WebAdvisor, fax to Admissions, email from Bucks student email accounts, or in Admissions during normal business hours. No Late Registration.
Friday, June 17 June Modular Sessions: Drops only  with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Drops accepted through WebAdvisor, fax to Admissions, email from Bucks student email accounts, or in Admissions during normal business hours. No Late Registration.
Saturday, June 18 June Modular Sessions: Drops only  with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Drops accepted through WebAdvisor, fax to Admissions, email from Bucks student email accounts, or in Admissions during normal business hours. No Late Registration.
Sunday, June 19 June Modular Sessions: Drops only  with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Drops accepted through WebAdvisor, fax to Admissions, email from Bucks student email accounts, or in Admissions during normal business hours. No Late Registration.
Monday, June 20 June Modular Sessions: Drops only  with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Drops accepted through WebAdvisor, fax to Admissions, email from Bucks student email accounts, or in Admissions during normal business hours. No Late Registration.
Tuesday, June 21 June Modular Sessions: Drops only  with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Drops accepted through WebAdvisor, fax to Admissions, email from Bucks student email accounts, or in Admissions during normal business hours. No Late Registration.
Wednesday, June 22 June Modular Sessions: Drops only  with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Drops accepted through WebAdvisor, fax to Admissions, email from Bucks student email accounts, or in Admissions during normal business hours. No Late Registration.
Thursday, June 23 June Modular Sessions: Drops only  with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Drops accepted through WebAdvisor, fax to Admissions, email from Bucks student email accounts, or in Admissions during normal business hours. No Late Registration.
Friday, June 24 June Modular Sessions: Drops only  with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Drops accepted through WebAdvisor, fax to Admissions, email from Bucks student email accounts, or in Admissions during normal business hours. No Late Registration. Last day for 50% refund.
Saturday, June 25 June Modular Session: Course withdrawal period begins. No refunds.  Note: Students cannot withdraw through WebAdvisor.
Monday, July 4 Independence Day holiday observance. College closed
Tuesday, July 12 June Modular Session: Teacher-Initiated Withdrawal ends.
Wednesday, July 20 June Modular Session: Student course withdrawal period ends. No withdrawals after this date.
Thursday, August 11 June Modular Session: Classes end
Sunday, August 14 June Modular Session: Final grades due by 12 noon on WebAdvisor

Summer III 2016, 6 week

Friday, July 1 Last day to register in person for 16/S3 6 week courses beginning on 7/5/16.
Monday, July 4 Last day to register online for 16/S3 6 week courses beginning on 7/5/16.
Monday, July 4 Last day for 100% refund of tuition and fees for 2016 Summer 3. Drops accepted online, Bucks student email, or fax to Admissions.
Tuesday, July 5 16/S3 6WK classes begin. Schedule adjustments for students already registered in 16/S3 courses. No Late Registration accepted . Begin 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Wednesday, July 6 16/S3 6WK: Last day for schedule adjustments with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration. Last day to change status from credit to audit.

Thursday, July 7

through

Monday, July 11

16/S3 6WK courses - Drops only with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No late registration. See  term calendars for other 15/S3 3 week courses. Drops accepted online, Bucks student email, fax to Admissions, or in the Admissions office during normal business hours.
Monday, July 11 16/S3 6WK courses - Last day for drop with a 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No late registration.  Drops accepted online, Bucks student email, fax to Admissions, or in the Admissions office during normal business hours. No refund after this date.
Tuesday, July 12 Student course withdrawal period begins. No refunds. Note: Students cannot withdraw through WebAdvisor.
Saturday, July 23 Deadline for Teacher-Initiated Withdrawal for 16/S3 6 Week Session
Thursday, July 28 Student course withdrawal period ends for 16/S3 6-week courses. No withdrawals after this date.
Thursday, August 11 16/S3 Classes end. Deadline to submit 2016 Summer Session tuition appeals (all sessions) to Admissions Office
Sunday, August 14 Final grades due by noon, BCCC WebAdvisor

Fall 2016 Full Semester (August 24 - December 14)

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Monday, August 22 Last day of registration for full term classes. No late registration.
Tuesday, August 23 In Service Day.  Last Day for 100% refund of tuition and fees for Fall 2016 full-tem courses. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable)
Wednesday, August 24 Classes beginBegin 50% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Schedule Adjustments for 16/FA full-term courses, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the Admissions Office. No late registration for full term courses. 
Wednesday, August 24 Classes begin for Fall Term August Modular Classes (August 24 through October 15).
Thursday, August 25 Schedule Adjustments for 16/FA full-term courses, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the Admissions Office. No late registration for full term courses. 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Friday, August 26 Schedule Adjustments for 16/FA full-term courses, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm in the Admissions Office. No late registration for full term courses. 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Monday, August 29

Schedule Adjustments for 16/FA full-term courses, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the Admissions Office. No late registration for full term courses. 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).

Tuesday,  August 30 Last day for Schedule Adjustments for 16/FA full-term courses, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the Admissions Office. No late registration for full term courses. 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).  Last day to change course status from credit to audit.
Wednesday, August 31 Begin Drop Only period50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).  Online registration resumes for September and October Modular courses.
Saturday, September 3 Drop Only for 16/FA full-term courses.  Last day for 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Registration continues for later-starting courses.
Sunday, September 4 Drop Only for 16/FA full-term courses. Begin 25% refund of tuition and fees   (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).  Registration continues for later-starting courses.
Monday, September 5

Labor Day Holiday - no classes.

Monday, September 12 Classes begin for Fall Term September Modular courses (September 12 through December 12)
Wednesday, Sept. 14 Last day for Drop Only and last day for 25% refund of tuition and fees for 16/FA full-term courses.  (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No refunds after this date.
Thursday, Sept. 15 Withdrawal period begins for Fall 2016 full-term course. No refunds.
Friday, September 16 Faculty Third week enrollment verifications due by noon for full-term courses.
Friday, September 23 Automatic conversion of 2016 Spring semester and Summer Session grades from Incomplete to 'F'.
Friday, October 14 Faculty Mid-term grades due by noon on BCCC WebAdvisor.  Teacher-initiated course withdrawal deadline.
Saturday, October 15 Classes end for Fall Term August Modular Classes.
Monday, October 17 Classes begin for Fall Term October Modular Classes (October 17 through December 12).
Tuesday, November 1 Student-initiated course withdrawal period ends for Fall 2016 full-semester. No withdrawals after this date.

Wednesday -Sunday,

November 23 - 27

Thanksgiving Holiday. No classes Wednesday, November 23 through Sunday, November 27.
Monday,  Nov. 28 Classes resume.
Monday, Dec. 12 Classes end for 16/FA September and October Modular Classes.
Monday, December 12 Classes end for 16/FA full-term courses.
Tuesday, Dec. 13 Final Exams begin.
Wednesday, Dec. 14 Final Exams end. Deadline to submit 2016 Fall tuition appeals to the Admissions Office
Saturday, Dec. 17 Faculty Final Grades due.

Fall 2016 August Modular Classes (August 24 to October 15)

Monday, August 22 Last day to register for Fall 2016 August Modular Classes that run from 8/24/16 to 10/15/16 (schedule adjustment is permitted through 8/30/16 for students registered for classes as of 8/22/16).
Tuesday, August 23 In Service Day.  Last Day for 100% refund of tuition and fees for Fall 2016 August Modular Classes. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable)
Wednesday, August 24 Fall 2016 August Modular Classes begin. Begin 50% refund period.  Schedule Adjustments for August Modular Classes. Begin 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.
Sunday, August 28 Schedule Adjustments for August Modular Classes.  Last day for 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Monday, August 29 Begin 25% refund period of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Schedule Adjustments for August Modular Classes.
Tuesday, August 30 Last day for schedule adjustment. 25% refund (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.
Wednesday, August 31 to Friday, September 2 25% refund period, August Modular Classes.  Drops only. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Saturday, September 3 August Modular Classes: Begin course withdrawal period (no refund).
Monday September 5 Labor Day.  Holiday, no classes.
Tuesday , September 6 August Modular: Faculty Third Week Verifications due by noon on WebAdvisor.
Friday, September 16 August Modular: Faculty Mid-term grades due by noon on WebAdvisor.  Last day for Teacher-Initiated Withdrawals.
Saturday, September 24 August Modular:  Student-initiated course withdrawal period ends.
Saturday, October 15 August Modular: Classes end.
Tuesday , October 18 August Modular: Faculty grades due by noon on WebAdvisor.

Fall 2016 September Modular Classes (Sept. 12 to Dec. 12)

Saturday, September 10 Last day to register online for Fall 2016 September Modular Classes (schedule adjustment permitted for students registered by 9/10/16).  Registration continues for October 2016 Modulars and Winter Session 2017 courses.
Sunday, September 11 Last Day for 100% refund of tuition and fees for Fall 2016 September Modular Classes. Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable. Drops also accepted online, Bucks student email (send to registrar@bucks.edu), or fax to the Admissions Office (215-968-8110). 
Monday, September 12 Begin classes.  Begin 50% refund period, September Modular Classes (September 12 through December 12).  Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable.  No late registration.
Monday, September 12 through Friday, September 16 Schedule Adjustments for 16/FA September Modular Classes. 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.
Saturday, September 17 through Tuesday, September 20 Drops only with 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Drops also accepted online, Bucks student email (send to registrar@bucks.edu), or fax to the Admissions Office (215-968-8110).  Drops accepted in Admissions Office during normal business hours.
Wednesday, September 21 through Thursday, September 29 Drops only with a 25% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Drops also accepted online, Bucks student email (send to registrar@bucks.edu), or fax to the Admissions Office (215-968-8110).  Drops accepted in Admissions Office during normal business hours.
Friday, September 30 September Modular: Begin course withdrawal period (no refund).  Faculty Third Week Verifications due by noon.
Friday, October 28 September Modular: Mid-term grades due by noon on WebAdvisor.  Last day for Teacher-Initiated Withdrawal from September Modular Classes.
Tuesday, November 8 September Modular student-initiated course withdrawal period ends.  No withdrawals after this date.
Monday, December 12 September Modular: Courses end.
Saturday, December 17 September Modular: Faculty Grades due by noon.

Fall 2016 October Modular Classes (Oct. 17 to Dec. 12)

Saturday, October 15 Last day to register online for Fall 2016 October Modular Classes (schedule adjustment permitted for those already registered for October modular courses). Registration continues for Wintersession 2017 courses.
Sunday, October 16 Last Day for 100% refund of tuition and fees for Fall 2016 October Modular Classes. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable)
Monday , October 17 October Modular Classes beginBegin 50% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable.)  No late registration.
Monday, October 17 through Wednesday, October 19 Schedule Adjustments for 16/FA October Modular Classes. 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).    No Late Registration. Registration continues for 17/IN courses. Drops accepted online, Bucks student email (to registrar@bucks.edu) or fax to Admissions (215-968-8110), or in the Admissions Office during normal business hours.
Thursday, October 20 through Friday, October 21 Drops only with 50% refund of tuition and fees accepted online, Bucks student email, or fax to Admissions (215-968-8110).  (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Last day to change status from credit to audit for 16/FA October Modular Classes.
Saturday, October 22 through Thursday, October 27 Drops only with a 25% refund of tuition and fees.  (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).  Drops accepted online, Bucks student email, or fax to the Admissions Office (215-968-8110).
Friday, October 28 16/FA October Modular: Course withdrawal period begins. No refunds.
Friday, October 28 16/FA October Modular: Faculty Initial Enrollment Verification due by noon on WebAdvisor.
Friday, November 11 16/FA October Modular: Mid-term. Faculty Grades due in WebAdvisor by 12:00 noon. Last day for teacher-initiated withdrawal from 16/FA October Modular Classes
Monday, November 21 16/FA October Modular: Student course withdrawal period ends. No withdrawals after this date
Monday, December 12 16/FA October Modular: Classes end.
Saturday, December 17 16/FA October Modular: Faculty Final grades due by noon on BCCC WebAdvisor.

Winter Session  2017 (December 15, 2016 - January 12, 2017)

Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 Last day to register for Winter Session courses.
Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016

Last day for 100% refund for Wintersession courses  NO late registration accepted.

Drops accepted via Student Planning, Bucks student email (to registrar@bucks.edu), or fax to Admissions Office (215-968-8110).

Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016

Classes begin, Winter Session 2017.  Begin 50% refund of tuition and fees. (Note:  College service fee is non-refundable.) 

Drops also accepted through Student Planning, Bucks student email (to registrar@bucks.edu), or fax to Admissions Office (215-968-8110).

Dec. 15 to Dec. 16 Schedule adjustment period (drop/add) for registered students. NO late registration accepted.
Dec. 17 to Dec 20

Drops only, 50% refund  (College service fee is non-refundable.)

Drops also accepted through Student Planning, Bucks student email (to registrar@bucks.edu), or fax to Admissions Office (215-968-8110).

Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016

Last day for 50% refund.  (College service fee is non-refundable.)

Drops also accepted through Student Planning, Bucks student email (to registrar@bucks.edu), or fax to Admissions Office (215-968-8110). 

Dec. 21, 2016 to Jan.2, 2017

Withdrawal period, no refund.  NOTE: Campus closed Dec. 23 through Jan. 2.

Withdrawals accepted through Student Planning, Bucks student email (to registrar@bucks.edu), or fax to Admissions Office (215-968-8110). 

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Last day for teacher-initiated withdrawals. NOTE: Campus closed Dec. 23 through Jan. 2.

Monday, January 2, 2017 Last day for student withdrawal.  No withdrawals permitted after this date.  Withdrawals accepted through Student Planning, Bucks student email (to registrar@bucks.edu), or fax to Admissions Office (215-968-8110).
Thursday, January 12, 2017 Classes end, Winter Session 2017.
Sunday, January 15, 2017 Final grades due by noon.

Spring 2017  (January 18 to May 12, 2017)

Dates to be Announced Registration Schedule for Spring 2017 available after 10/10/16 at www.bucks.edu/register.
Tuesday, January 17 In-Service Day.  Last day for 100% refund of tuition and fees for Spring 2017 full-term courses. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable)
Wednesday, January 18 Spring 2017 classes begin. Schedule Adjustments for 17/SP full-term courses.  No Late Registration for full-term courses. Registration resumes on 1/25/17 for February and March starting courses.
Wednesday, January 18 January Modular classes begin.  (Class dates: January 18 to March 10, 2017)
Tuesday, January 24 Last day Schedule Adjustments for 17/SP full-term courses.  NO Late Registration for full-term courses. Registration resumes on 1/25/17 for February and March starting courses.  Last day to change enrollment status from credit to audit.
Monday, February 6 February Modular classes begin. Schedule Adjustments for 17/SP February modular courses. No Late Registration.  Registration continues for March starting courses.
Friday, February 10 Begin student withdrawal period. NO REFUND.  Third-week faculty enrollment verifications due by noon.
Friday, March 10 Faculty Mid-term grades due, 12 noon.  Last day for teacher-initiated withdrawal.
Friday, March 10 January Modular: Classes end.
Mon. - Sun., 3/13 - 3/19 Spring Break for 17/SP courses.
Monday, March 20 Spring 2017 classes resume.
Monday, March 20 March Modular classes begin.  (Class dates: March 20 to May 9, 2017)
Tuesday, April 4 Student Withdrawal period ends 2017 Spring full-semester classes.  No withdrawals after this date.
Tuesday, May 9 Classes End 2017 Spring Full term, February, and March Modular
Wednesday, May 10 Make up/Study day
Thursday, May 11 Final Exams
Friday, May 12 Final Exams
Monday, May 15 Spring 2017 final grades due by noon.
Thursday, May 18 Commencement (tentative)

             

College Policy recognizes established legal holidays and these are included in the College Calendar.

It has been common practice to avoid penalizing students who are absent from class in observance of traditional days of religious celebration.  It also has been common practice to avoid scheduling examinations or introducing significant new material on these days.

2015    2016  
New Year's Day Thursday, Jan. 1  Friday, January 1  
Passover Saturday, April 4  Saturday, April 23  
Good Friday Friday, April 3  Friday, March 25  
Easter Sunday, April 5  Sunday, March 27  
Rosh Hashanah Monday, Sept. 14  Monday, Oct. 3  
Yom Kippur   Wednesday, Sept. 23    Wednesday, Oct. 12  
Hanukkah   Monday, Dec. 7    Sunday, Dec. 25  
Christmas Friday, Dec. 25  Sunday, Dec. 25