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Spring 2010 Academic Calendar

Registration, Withdrawal and Grade Dates for Students

JanuaryFebruaryMarchAprilMay

Note: Subject to change without notice.

January 2010
Wednesday, Jan. 6 Residence halls open at 12:00 noon.
Thursday, Jan. 7 Orientation for New Freshmen and Transfer Students.
Friday, Jan. 8 Orientation for New Freshmen and Transfer Students.
Monday, Jan. 11 Spring and Express I classes begin.
Tuesday, Jan. 12 Registration for Senior Citizens.
Friday, Jan. 15 Last day for students to Drop/Add for full semester and Express I classes; Last day for 100% refund.
Last day to apply for a Pass/Fail grade option.
Last day to submit a "Permission to Audit" form.
Summer 2010 Coursework Elsewhere form available.
Monday, Jan. 18 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday, observed.
Friday, Jan. 22 Full semester / Express I: Last day for 90% refund on withdrawals.


February 2010
Monday, Feb. 1 Graduation Application Deadline for Spring 2010.
Last day for students to withdraw with a "W" from Express I classes.
Friday, Feb. 5 Full semester / Express I: Last day for 50% refund on withdrawals.
Monday, Feb. 22 Last day for students to withdraw with a "W" from Spring semester classes.
Saturday, Feb. 27 Last day of Express I classes.
Sunday, Feb. 28 - Tuesday, Mar. 2 Express I exams.


March 2010
Monday, Mar. 1 Maymester and Summer Sessions Registration begins for College of Charleston students.
Fall 2010 Coursework Elsewhere form available.
Wednesday, Mar. 3
Express II courses begin.
Friday, Mar. 5
Last day for students to Drop/Add for Express II courses; Last day for Express II 100% refund.
Full semester and Express I: Last day for 25% refund on withdrawals.
Sunday, Mar. 7
Spring Break holiday begins.
Tuesday, Mar. 9
Express II: Last day for 90% refund on withdrawals.
Saturday, Mar. 13
Spring Break ends.
Monday, Mar. 15
Mid Term and Express I grades available to students on CougarTrail at 8:00 a.m.
Maymester and Summer Sessions Registration begins for visiting students.
Tuesday, Mar. 16 Express II: Last day for 50% refund on withdrawals.
Monday, Mar. 22
Fall 2010 open registration begins based on earned hours.
Wednesday, Mar. 24 Last day for students to withdraw with a "W" from Express II classes; Last day for 25% refund on Express II withdrawals.


April 2010
Monday, Apr. 26
Last day of Spring and Express II classes.
Tuesday, Apr. 27 Reading Day (SD - Storm Makeup Day).
Wednesday, Apr. 28 Final and Express II exams begin.


May 2010
Sunday, May 2 SD (Storm Makeup Day).
Wednesday, May 5 Last day of exams.
Saturday, May 8 Spring 2010 Commencement (2 ceremonies)
Tuesday, May 11 Final grades available on CougarTrail at 8:00 a.m.
Th - Fri, May 13 - 14,
Mon-Tu May 17-18
Diploma pick-up: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


SD = Storm Day Makeup