Calendar is subject to change

AUGUST 2017
18 Residence Halls open for fall semester at 8 am
18-20 Freshman Orientation
21 Late Registration Begins ($25 late registration fee assessed)
21 First Semester Classes Begin
28 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 100% refund
SEPTEMBER
1 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 75% refund
1 Last day to file a drop to remove course from student's record
1 All course withdrawals noted with a grade of "W" on academic record (through 11/27)
4 LABOR DAY (Student and Staff Holiday - NCTA Offices Closed)
8 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 50% refund
12 Last day to submit tuition and fees payment without penalty
15 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 25% refund - No refund after this date
28 Last day to DROP first 8-week course
OCTOBER
1 December Degree Applications Due
13 FIRST 8-WEEK FINAL EXAMS
13 First 8-Week Session Ends
16-17 FALL BREAK (Student Holiday - NCTA Offices Open)
18 Second 8-Week Session Begins
NOVEMBER
10 Registration Begins for Spring Semester 2017
22 Residence Halls close for Thanksgiving at 10am
22 STUDENT HOLIDAY (NCTA Offices Open)
23-24 THANKSGIVING VACATION (NCTA Offices Closed)
26 Residence Halls reopen at 10am
27 Last day to DROP second 8-week and 16-week courses
DECEMBER
11-14 FIRST SEMESTER FINAL EXAMS
14 END OF FALL SEMESTER (Student Holiday Break Begins)
16 Residence Halls close for winter break at 10am
25-1/2 HOLIDAY CLOSEDOWN (NCTA Offices Closed)
JANUARY 2018
2 NCTA Opens from Holiday Closedown
7 Residence Halls reopen for spring semester at 10 am
8 Second Semester Classes Begin
8 Late Registration Begins ($25 late registration fee assessed)
15 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY (Student and Staff Holiday - NCTA Offices Closed)
16 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 100% refund
19 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 75% refund
19 Last day to file a drop to remove a course from student's record
19 All course withdrawals noted with a grade of "W" on academic record (through 4/14)
26 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 50% refund
FEBRUARY
2 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 25% refund - No refund after this date
12 Last day to submit tuition and fees payment without penalty
15 May Degree Applications Due (also applications for August grads going through May ceremony)
16 Last day to DROP first 8-week course
MARCH
2 FIRST 8-WEEK FINAL EXAMS
2 First 8-Week Session Ends
5 Second 8-Week Session Begins
7 Registration begins for Summer Session 2017
16 Residence Halls close for Spring Break at 5 pm
19-23 SPRING BREAK (STUDENT HOLIDAY — NCTA Offices Open
25 Residence Halls Reopen at 10 am
APRIL
10 Registration Begins for Fall Semester 2017
13 Last day to DROP second 8-week and 16-week courses
26-30 SECOND SEMESTER FINALS
MAY
1 SECOND SEMESTER FINALS
3 End of Spring Semester
3 GRADUATION!!
4 Residence Halls Closed for summer at 10 am
28 MEMORIAL DAY (NCTA Offices Closed)
JUNE
11 Summer Session Begins
14 Last day to drop a summer session course and receive a 100% refund
15 Last day to drop a summer session course and receive a 75% refund
22 Last day to drop a summer session course and receive a 50% refund
29 Last day to drop a summer session course and recieve a 25% refund- No refund after this date
JULY
1 August Degree Applications Due
4 INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY (NCTA Offices Closed)
20 Last day to DROP an 8-Week summer session course
AUGUST
3 Summer Session Ends