Academic Calendar

Spring 2018 Full Semester January 17 – May 11

Tuesday, January 16

In Service Day.
Last day of registration for full-term classes. No late registration.

Wednesday, January 17 Classes begin for 18/SP full-term semesterBegin 100% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No late registration for full-term courses. 
January Modular classes also begin.
Tuesday, January 23 Last day for 100% refund. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No late registration for full-term courses. 
Wednesday, January 24 50% refund of tuition and fees starts. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). 
Wednesday, January 31 Last day for 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Registration continues for later-starting courses.
Thursday, February 1 Begin 25% refund of tuition and fees   (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).  Registration continues for later-starting courses.
Monday, February 5 Classes begin for Spring Term February Modular courses (February 5 through May11)
Thursday, February 8 Last day for Drop Only and last day for 25% refund of tuition and fees for 18/SP full-term courses.  (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No refunds after this date.
Friday, February 9 Withdrawal period begins for Spring 2018 full-term course. No refunds.
Friday, February 9 Faculty Third week enrollment verifications due by noon for full-term courses.
 Thursday, February 15

Fall (incomplete) grades converted to F grades. 

Friday, March 9 Classes end for Spring Term January Modular Classes.
Friday, March 9 Faculty Mid-term grades due by noon on BCCC WebAdvisor.  Teacher-initiated course withdrawal deadline.
Monday, March 12 to
Sunday, March 18
Spring Break
Monday, March 19 Classes begin for Spring Term March Modular Classes (March 19 through May 11).
Tuesday, April 3 Student-initiated course withdrawal period ends for Spring 2018 full-semester. No withdrawals after this date.
Tuesday, May 8 Classes end
Thursday, May 10 to
Friday, May 11
Final Exams
Friday, May 11 Term ends for 18/SP full-term courses, February and March Modular Classes.
Monday, May 14

Faculty Final Grades due

Thursday, May 17

Commencement Ceremony

Spring 2018 January Modular Classes January 17 – March 9

 Tuesday, January 16 Last day to register for Spring 2018 January Modular Classes that run from 1/17/18 to 3/9/18
Wednesday, January 17 Spring 2018 January Modular Classes begin. Begin 100% refund period.  Schedule Adjustments for January Modular Classes. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.
Friday, January 19 Last Day of 100% refund period. Schedule Adjustments for January Modular Classes. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.
Saturday, January 20 to
Monday, January 22
50% refund period, January Modular Classes.  Drops only. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Tuesday, January 23 to
Friday, January 26
25% refund period, January Modular Classes.  Drops only. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Saturday, January 27 January Modular Classes: Begin course withdrawal period (no refund).
Monday, January 29 January Modular: Faculty Third Week Verifications due by noon on WebAdvisor. 
Friday, February 9 January Modular: Faculty Mid-term grades due by noon on WebAdvisor. Last day for Teacher-Initiated Withdrawals.
Monday, February 19 January Modular:  Student-initiated course withdrawal period ends.
Friday, March 9 January Modular: Classes end.
Monday, March 12 January Modular: Faculty grades due by noon on WebAdvisor.

Spring 2018 February Modular Classes February 5 – May 11

 Sunday, February 4 Last day to register for Spring 2018 February Modular Classes that run from 2/5/18 to 5/11/18
Monday, February 5 Spring 2018 February Modular Classes begin. Begin 100% refund period.  Schedule Adjustments for February Modular Classes. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.
Friday, February 9 Last Day of 100% refund period. Schedule Adjustments for February Modular Classes. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.
Saturday, February 10 to
Friday, February 16
50% refund period, February Modular Classes.  Drops only. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Saturday, February 17 to
Friday, February 23
25% refund period, February Modular Classes.  Drops only. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Friday, February 23 February Modular: Faculty Third Week Verifications due by noon on WebAdvisor. 
Saturday, February 24 February Modular Classes: Begin course withdrawal period (no refund).
Monday, March 12 to Sunday, March 18 Spring Break 
Friday, March 23 February Modular: Faculty Mid-term grades due by noon on WebAdvisor. Last day for Teacher-Initiated Withdrawals.
Thursday, April 5 February Modular:  Student-initiated course withdrawal period ends.
Tuesday, May 8 February Modular: Classes end.
Thursday, May 10 - May 11 February Modular: Final Exams
Friday, May 11 February Modular: Term ends.
Monday, May 14 February Modular: Faculty grades due by noon on WebAdvisor.

Spring 2018 March Modular Classes March 19 – May 11

 Sunday, March 18 Last day to register online for Spring 2018 March Modular Classes
Monday, March 19 March Modular Classes beginBegin 100% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable.)  No late registration.
Wednesday, March 21

Last day for 100% refund. No Late Registration. 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, March 22 to
Sunday, Mar 25
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).
Monday, March 26 to
Wednesday, Mar 28
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).
Thursday, March 29

18/SP March Modular: Course withdrawal period begins. No refunds.

Friday, March 30 18/SP March Modular: Faculty Initial Enrollment Verification due by noon on WebAdvisor.
Friday, April 13 18/SP March Modular: Mid-term. Faculty Grades due in WebAdvisor by 12:00 noon. Last day for teacher-initiated withdrawal from 17/FA October Modular Classes
Thursday, April 19 18/SP March Modular: Student course withdrawal period ends. No withdrawals after this date
Tuesday, May 8 18/SP March Modular: Classes end.
Thursday, May 10 - May 11 18/SP March Modular: Final Exams
Friday, May 11 18/SP March Modular: Term ends.
Monday, May 14 18/SP March Modular: Faculty Final grades due by noon on BCCC WebAdvisor.

Summer 2018 Sessions I, II, and III May 21 – August 9

Summer I (6 week)
 Monday, May 21 Classes begin, 6-week and 12-week sections. Begin 100% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
 Tuesday, May 22 Last day for 100% refund.
 Wednesday, May 23 Begin 50% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
 Thursday, May 24 Last day for 50% refund.
 Friday, May 25 Begin 25% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
 Sunday, May 27 Last day for 25% refund.
 Monday, May 28 Memorial Day, no classes.
 Friday, June 8 Mid-term grades due. 
 Thursday, June 14 Student withdrawal period ends, 6-weeks.
 Thursday, June 28 Classes end, 6-week sections.
 Sunday, July 1 Final grades due. 
Summer I (12 week)
 Monday, May 21 Classes begin, 6-week and 12-week sections. Begin 100% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
 Tuesday, May 22 Last day for 100% refund.
 Wednesday, May 23 Begin 50% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
 Thursday, May 24 Last day for 50% refund.
 Friday, May 25 Begin 25% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
 Sunday, May 27 Last day for 25% refund. 
 Monday, May 28 Memorial Day, no classes.
 Friday, June 29 Mid-term grades due. 
 Wednesday, July 4 Independence Day, no classes.
 Tuesday, July 10 Student withdrawal period ends, 12-weeks.
 Thursday, August 9 Classes end, 12-week sections.
 Sunday, August 12 Final grades due. 
Summer II
 Monday, June 11 Classes begin. Begin 100% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
 Wednesday, June 13 Last day for 100% refund. 
 Thursday, June 14 Begin 50% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
 Sunday, June 17 Last day for 50% refund. 
 Monday, June 18 Begin 25% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
 Friday, June 22 Last day for 25% refund. 
 Wednesday, July 4 Independence Day, no classes.
 Tuesday, July 10 Mid-term grades due. 
 Wednesday, July 18 Student withdrawal period ends.
 Thursday, August 9 Classes end.
 Sunday, August 12 Final grades due. 
Summer III
 Monday, July 2  Classes begin. Begin 100% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
 Tuesday, July 3 Last day for 100% refund. 
 Wednesday, July 4 Independence Day, no classes. Begin 50% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
 Thursday, July 5 Last day for 50% refund. 
 Friday, July 6 Begin 25% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
 Sunday, July 8 Last day for 25% refund. 
 Friday, July 20 Mid-term grades due. 
 Thursday, July 26 Student withdrawal period ends.
 Thursday, August 9  Classes end.
 Sunday, August 12 Final grades due. 

Fall 2018 Full Semester August 22 – December 10

Tuesday, August 21 In Service Day.
Last day of registration for full-term classes. No late registration.
Wednesday, August 22 Classes begin for 18/FA full-term semester. Begin 100% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No late registration for full-term courses.
August Modular classes also begin.
Tuesday, August 28 Last day for 100% refund. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No late registration for full-term courses.
Wednesday, August 29 50% refund of tuition and fees starts. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Monday, September 3 Labor Day Holiday - no classes.
Tuesday, September 5 Last day for 50% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Registration continues for later-starting courses.
Wednesday, September 6 Begin 25% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). Registration continues for later-starting courses.
Monday, September 10 Classes begin for Fall Term September Modular courses (September 10 through December 10)
Wednesday, September 12 Last day for Drop Only and last day for 25% refund of tuition and fees for 18/FA full-term courses. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No refunds after this date.
Thursday, September 13 Withdrawal period begins for Fall 2018 full-term course. No refunds.
Friday, September 14 Faculty Third week enrollment verifications due by noon for full-term courses.
Thursday, September 20 Spring and Summer Term I (incomplete) grades converted to F grades.
Saturday, October 13 Classes end for Fall Term August Modular Classes.
Monday, October 15 Classes begin for Fall Term October Modular Classes (October 15 through December 10).
Wednesday, October 17 Faculty Mid-term grades due by noon on BCCC WebAdvisor. Teacher-initiated course withdrawal deadline.
Tuesday, October 30 Student-initiated course withdrawal period ends for Fall 2018 full-semester. No withdrawals after this date.
Wednesday, Nov 21 - Sunday, Nov 25 Thanksgiving Holiday. No classes Wednesday, November 21 through Sunday, November 25.
Monday, November 26 Classes resume
Monday, December 10 Classes end for 18/FA full-term courses, September and October Modular Classes.
Wednesday, Dec 12 - Thursday, Dec 13 Final Exams
Sunday, December 16 Faculty Final Grades due

Fall 2018 August Modular Classes August 23 – October 13

Monday, August 20 Last day to register for Fall 2018 August Modular Classes that run from 8/22/18 to 10/13/18
Tuesday, August 21 In-Service Day.
Wednesday, August 22 Fall 2018 August Modular Classes begin. Begin 100% refund period. Schedule Adjustments for August Modular Classes. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.
Friday, August 24 Last Day of 100% refund period. Schedule Adjustments for August Modular Classes. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.
Sat, Aug 25 - Monday, Aug 27 50% refund period, August Modular Classes. Drops only. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Tuesday, Aug 28 - Friday, Aug 31 25% refund period, August Modular Classes. Drops only. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable).
Saturday, September 1 August Modular Classes: Begin course withdrawal period (no refund).
Monday, September 3 August Modular: Faculty Third Week Verifications due by noon on WebAdvisor. Labor Day. Holiday, no classes.
Monday, September 17 August Modular: Faculty Mid-term grades due by noon on WebAdvisor. Last day for Teacher-Initiated Withdrawals.
Monday, September 24 August Modular: Student-initiated course withdrawal period ends.
Saturday, October 13 August Modular: Classes end.
Tuesday, October 16 August Modular: Faculty grades due by noon on WebAdvisor.

Fall 2018 September Modular Classes September 10 – December 10

Sunday, September 9 Last day to register online for Fall 2018 September Modular Classes. Registration continues for October 2018 Modular.
Monday, September 10 Classes Begin. Begin 100% refund period, September Modular Classes (September 11 through December 11). Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable. No late registration.
Friday, September 14 Last day of 100% refund of tuition and fees (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable). No Late Registration.
Saturday, September 15 - Friday, September 21 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.
Saturday, Sept 22 - Friday, Sept 28 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.
Saturday, September 29 September Modular: Begin course withdrawal period (no refund). Faculty Third Week Verifications due by noon.
Friday, October 26 September Modular: Mid-term grades due by noon on WebAdvisor. Last day for Teacher-Initiated Withdrawal from September Modular Classes.
Wednesday, November 7 September Modular student-initiated course withdrawal period ends. No withdrawals after this date.
Wednesday, November 21 - Sunday, November 25 Thanksgiving HolidayNo classes Wednesday, November 21 through Sunday, November 25.
Monday, December 10 September Modular: Courses end.
Sunday, December 16 September Modular: Faculty Grades due by noon.

Fall 2018 October Modular Classes October 15 – December 10

Sunday, October 14 Last day to register online for Fall 2018 October Modular Classes (schedule adjustment permitted for those already registered for October modular courses).
Monday, October 15 October Modular Classes begin. Begin 100% refund period. (Note: College Service Fee is non-refundable.) No late registration.
Wednesday, October 17 Last day for 100% refund. No Late Registration. 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, Oct 18 - Sunday, Oct 21 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 17/FA October Modular Classes.
Monday, Oct 22 - Thursday, Oct 25 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 26

Course withdrawal period begins. No refunds. Faculty Initial Enrollment Verification due by noon on WebAdvisor.

Tuesday, November 13 Mid-term. Faculty Grades due in WebAdvisor by 12:00 noon. Last day for teacher-initiated withdrawal from 17/FA October Modular Classes
Tuesday, November 20 Student course withdrawal period ends. No withdrawals after this date
Wednesday, November 21 - Sunday, November 25 Thanksgiving Holiday:  No classes Wednesday, November 21 through Sunday, November 25.
Monday, December 10 Classes end.
Sunday, December 16 Faculty Final grades due by noon on BCCC WebAdvisor.

Winter Session 2018-2019 December 14 – January 11

Friday, December 14 Classes Begin - Last Day for 100% Refund
Saturday, December 15 50% Refund Period Begins
Sunday, December 16 Last Day for 50% Refund
Monday, December 17 25% Refund Period Begins
Tuesday, December 18 Last Day for 25% Refund
Wednesday, December 19 Student Withdrawal Period Begins
Friday, December 28 Mid-term Grades due in WebAdvisor by 12:00 noon.
Wednesday, January 2 Last Day to Withdraw
Friday, January 11 Classes End
Monday, January 14 Final Grades Due

2018-19 Holidays 1/1/2018 – 12/31/2019

2018

Monday, January 1 New Year's Day Recess
Monday, January 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Recess
Friday, March 30 Good Friday*
Saturday, March 31 Passover*
Sunday, April 1 Easter*
Monday, May 28 Memorial Day Recess
Wednesday, July 4 Independence Day Recess
Monday, September 3 Labor Day Recess
Monday, September 10 Rosh Hashanah*
Wednesday, September 19 Yom Kippur*
Thursday, November 22 Thanksgiving Recess 
Friday, November 23 Family Day Recess
Monday, December 3 Hanukkah*
Tuesday, December 25 Christmas Day Recess

2019

Tuesday, January 1 New Year's Day Recess
Monday, January 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Recess
Friday, April 19 Good Friday*
Saturday, April 20 Passover*
Sunday, April 21 Easter*
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day Recess
Thursday, July 4 Independence Day Recess
Monday, September 2 Labor Day Recess
Monday, September 30 Rosh Hashanah*
Wednesday, October 9 Yom Kippur*
Thursday, November 28 Thanksgiving Recess 
Friday, November 29 Family Day Recess
Monday, December 23 Hanukkah*
Wednesday, December 25 Christmas Day Recess

 

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