|Spring 2014 Instructional Days|
|Weekday classes begin||Tuesday, January 21, 2014|
|Saturday classes begin||Saturday, January 25 *|
|César Chavez Day **||Monday, March 31 (offices closed; no instruction)|
|Spring recess; no instruction||Monday-Saturday, April 7–12|
|Last day of formal instruction except for Saturday classes meeting once weekly||Friday, May 9|
|Final and common final examinations||Monday-Saturday, May 12–17|
|Grades available on SOLAR starting||May 17 (updated daily thereafter)|
|Last day of spring semester and academic year||May 23|
*Verify meeting dates in Class Search.
**For a full list of holidays, see the Semester Calendars.
|Early Registration and Advisement begins
||Friday, November 1, 2013*|
|Registration-by-Appointment: Maximum load: 13 units *||From your registration appointment through December 10, 2013*|
|Nonrestrictive Registration: Maximum load: 16 units *
Wait listing is available. For help, see Wait List for Closed Classes.
|December 11, 2013–January 20, 2014**|
*Repeating courses is permitted beginning Thursday, January 16, 2014.
For maximum unit load exceptions, see Academic Load Regulations.
**No appointment needed.
|Late Registration / Schedule Adjustment|
|Continue to adjust your schedule (add, drop**, etc.) online:||January 21–February 7, 2014 *|
Wait listing continues. Permission is not required to add classes except for restricted classes.
|January 21–24 *|
Permission is required to add all classes.Wait list is not available.
|January 27–31 *|
|Week 3||February 3–7 *|
|Last day to add with permission, drop, or change basis of grading online||February 7 *|
|Week 4 - Approvals required using 4th Week Form *||February 10–14 **|
**Important! Reducing the number of enrolled units may affect your eligibility for Financial Aid and more. Before dropping, review the Information Regarding Change in Program or Schedule.
|20th day of instruction (Census) - A grade of "W" will be issued after this date.||February 18|
|Weeks 5-12 (Late Change Form required*)||February 18–April 19**|
|Weeks 13+: Last 3 weeks of instruction and beyond*
(Last 20% of Instruction and Retroactive form required)
|April 22–May 24**|
*Important! Reducing the number of enrolled units may affect your eligibility for Financial Aid and more. Before dropping, review the Information Regarding Change in Program or Schedule and Change in Academic Schedule After Start of Classes.
**Withdrawals are not permitted; extraordinary circumstances only are considered.
|Tuition and Other Fees - Payment Schedule|
|See the University Cash Services website for:
– Tuition and mandatory campus fees
– Fee Payment Schedule (payment due dates)
– Installment Payment Plan *
– Late Fees **
– Refund Information and eRefund Enrollment
*If you fail to make your payment in full by the due dates or do not sign an Installment Payment Plan in person before the deadlines published in the fee payment schedule, you will be disenrolled from some or all of your classes.
**When instruction for the term begins on January 21, 2014, a $25 late fee is charged to add classes if you are currently not enrolled in any units.
|2013-2014 Federal and California Financial Aid application period begins||January 1, 2013|
|Priority consideration given to those who file FAFSA by||March 2, 2013|
|First Spring 2014 Financial Aid payments begin (weekly thereafter)||January 11, 2014|
|Students who remain enrolled after this date may not need to repay Financial Aid||March 28, 2014|
Spring 2015 Highlights
|Spring 2015 Instructional Days (tentative)|
|Weekday classes begin||Tuesday, January 20, 2015|
|Saturday classes begin *||Saturday, January 24, 2015*|
|César Chavez Day||Tuesday, March 31, 2015 (offices closed; no instruction)|
|Spring recess; no instruction||Monday-Saturday, April 6–11, 2015|
|Last Saturday classes||Saturday, May 2, 2015|
|Last day of formal instruction||Friday, May 8, 2015|
|Final and common final examinations||Saturday–Friday, May 9–15, 2015|
*Verify meeting dates in Class Search.