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Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Eight Enrollment Sessions Per Year

Southwestern College Professional Studies offers 6-week sessions (the only exception are classes offered within the education curriculum) that begin eight times per year. We’ve found this schedule to be extremely helpful to adult learners who want a quality education in a condensed time period. Our schedule also allows you the flexibility to stop and start if your personal schedule demands you do so.

2017 Academic Calendar

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SUMMER
SESSION 2
Classes Start: July 3, 2017
Classes End: August 13, 2017
Last Day to Drop from Class at no penalty: July 9, 2017
Course Registration for fall begins: July 4th, 2017
FALL
SESSION 1
Classes Start: August 14, 2017
Classes End: September 24, 2017
Last Day to Drop from Class at no penalty: August 20, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw from Fall Session 1 classes (6 week): September 17, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw from Fall Session 1 classes (12 week): October 22, 2017
FALL
SESSION 2
Classes Start: September 25, 2017
Classes End: November 5, 2017
Last Day to Drop from Class at no penalty: October 1, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw from Fall Session 2 classes (6 week): October 29, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw from Fall Session 2 classes (12 week): December 3, 2017
FALL
SESSION 3
Classes Start: November 6, 2017
Classes End: December 17, 2017
Last Day to Drop from Class at no penalty: November 12, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw from Fall Session 3 classes (6 week): December 10, 2017
Course Registration for spring begins: November 7, 2017
SPRING
SESSION 1
Classes Start: January 8, 2018
Classes End: February 19, 2018
Last Day to Drop from Class at no penalty: Februrary 18, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw from Spring Session 1 classes (6 week): February 11, 2018
Last Day to Withdraw from Spring Session 1 classes (12 week): March 18, 2018
SPRING
SESSION 2
Classes Start: February 19, 2018
Classes End: April 1, 2018
Last Day to Drop from Class at no penalty: Februrary 18, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw from Spring Session 2 classes (6 week): March 25, 2018
Last Day to Withdraw from Spring Session 2 classes (12 week): April 29, 2018
SPRING
SESSION 3
Classes Start: April 2, 2018
Classes End: May 13, 2018
Last Day to Drop from Class at no penalty: Februrary 18, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw from Spring 3 classes (6 week): May 6, 2018
Course Registration for summer begins: April 3, 2017
SUMMER
SESSION 1
Classes Start: May 14, 2018
Classes End: June 24, 2018
Last Day to Drop from Class at no penalty: Februrary 18, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw from Summer 1 classes (6 week): June 17, 2018
Last Day to Withdraw from Summer 1 classes (12 week): July 29, 2018
SUMMER
SESSION 2
Classes Start: July 2, 2018
Classes End: August 12, 2018
Last Day to Drop from Class at no penalty: July 8, 2018
Last Day to Withdraw from Summer 2 classes (6 week): August 5, 2018

2017 - 2018 Professional Studies Academic Calendar By Month

June 2017
June 26 - July 2 Summer Break (No Classes, Office Are Open)
July 2017
1 Degree Application Deadline
3 Summer Session 2 Classes Begin
3 Deadline to Add Summer Session 2 at 5PM CST
4 HOLIDAY: Independence Day (Offices Closed)
4 Course Registration for fall begins
9 Last Day To Drop from Summer Session 2 Classes at No Penalty
August 2017
13 Last Day of Classes for Summer Session 2
14 Fall Session 1 Classes Start
14 Deadline to Add Fall Session 1 at 5PM CST
16 Final Grades Due for Summer Session 2 Classes
20 Last Day To Drop from Fall Session 1 Classes at No Penalty
September 2017
4 HOLIDAY: Labor Day (Offices Closed)
17 Last Day to Withdraw from Fall Session 1 classes (6 week)
24 Last Day of Classes for Fall 1 Session
25 Fall Session 2 Classes Start
25 Deadline to Add Fall Session 2 at 5PM CST
27 Final Grades Due for Fall Session 1
October 2017
1 Military Fiscal Year Starts
1 Last Day To Drop from Fall Session 2 Classes at No Penalty
22 Last Day to Withdraw from Fall Session 1 classes (12 week)
29 Last Day to Withdraw from Fall Session 2 classes (6 week)
November 2017
1 Degree Application Deadline
5 Last Day of Classes for Fall 2 Session
6 Fall Session 3 Classes Start
6 Deadline to Add Fall Session 3 at 5PM CST
7 Course Registration for spring begins
8 Final Grades Due for Fall Session 2
12 Last Day To Drop from Fall Session 3 Classes at No Penalty
23 Thanksgiving Break (Offices Closed)
24 Thanksgiving Break (Offices Closed)
December 2017
3 Last Day to Withdraw fromm Fall Session 2 classes (12 week)
10 Last Day To Withdraw from Fall Session 3 classes (6 week)
17 Last Day of Fall Session 3 classes
20 Final grades due for Fall Session 3
18 Winter Break (Dec. 18-Jan. 7) - No Classes
25 Christmas Day (Offices closed as of noon Friday, Dec. 22nd)
January 2018
1 HOLIDAY: New Year's Day (Offices Closed)
8 Spring Session 1 Classes Begin
8 Deadline to Add Spring Session 1 Classes at 5PM CST
14 Last Day To Drop from Spring Session 1 Classes at No Penalty
February 2018
11 Last Day to Withdraw from Spring Session 1 classes (6 week)
18 Last Day of Classes for Spring Session 1
19 Spring Session 2 Classes Begin
19 Deadline to Add Spring Session 2 at 5PM CST
21 Final Grades Due for Spring Session 1
March 2018
18 Last Day to Withdraw from Spring Session 1 classes (12 week)
25 Last Day to Withdraw from Spring Session 2 classes (6 week)
30 HOLIDAY: Good Friday (Offices Closed)
April 2018
1 Last Day to apply for May graduation
1 Last Day of Classes for Spring Session 2
2 Spring Session 3 Classes Begin
2 Deadline to Add Spring Session 3 at 5PM CST
3 Course Registration for summer begins
4 Final Grades Due for Spring Session 2
8 Last Day To Drop from Spring Session 3 Classes at No Penalty
29 Last Day to Withdraw from Spring Session 2 classes (12 weeks)
May 2018
6 Last Day to Withdraw from Spring Session 3 classes (6 week)
13 Commencement
13 Last Day of Classes for Spring Session 3
14 Summer Session 1 Classes Begin
14 Deadline to Add Summer Session 1 at 5PM CST
16 Final Grades Due for Spring Session 3
20 Last Day To Drop from Summer Session 1 Classes at No Penalty
28 HOLIDAY: Memorial Day (Offices Closed)
June 2018
24 Last Day of Classes for Summer Session 1
27 Final Grades Due for Summer Session 1
July 2018
1 Last Day to Apply for August Graduation
2 First Day of Classes for Summer Session 2
2 Deadline to Add Summer Session 2 Classes at 5PM CST
3 Course Registration for Fall Begins
4 HOLIDAY: Independence Day (Offices Closed)
8 Last Day to Drop from Summer 2 Classes at No Penalty
29 Deadline to Withdraw from Summer 1 Session Classes (12 week)
August 2018
5 Deadline to Withdraw from Summer Session 2 Classes (6 week)
12 Last Day of Summer Session 2 Classes
15 Final Grades Due for Summer Session 2

Undergraduate and Graduate course rotations can be found at http://ps.sckans.edu/course-rotation/