GRCC Students

Academic Calendar

Fall Semester, 2016

  • Thursday, August 25               Opening Day Meeting/School Meetings
  • Friday, August 26                    Faculty Preparation
  • Monday, Aug. 29                     Day and Night Classes Begin
  • Monday, Sept. 5                      Holiday (Campus Closed)
  • Friday, Sept. 9                         Weekend Classes Begin
  • Monday, Oct. 17                      End of the first 7 Weeks
  • Monday, Oct 17                       Counselor Prep Day (Classes will meet)
  • Tuesday, Nov. 22                     Faculty Preparation
  • Wed- Sun Nov 23 - 27             Holiday (Campus Closed)
  • Friday, Dec. 9                          Last Friday Night Classes*
  • Saturday, Dec 10                     Last Saturday Classes
  • Sunday, Dec 11                       Last Sunday Classes
  • Monday, Dec. 12                     Day Exams & Monday Evening Exams*
  • Tuesday, Dec. 13                    Day Exams & Tuesday Evening Exams*
  • Wednesday, Dec 14                Day Exams & Wednesday Evening Exams*
  • Thursday, Dec. 15                   Day Exams & Thursday Evening Exams*
  • Friday, Dec. 16                        Records Day
  • Tuesday, Dec 20                     Grades Due

Winter Semester, 2017

  • Wednesday, Jan. 4                 Opening Day Meeting/School Meetings
  • Thursday, Jan 5                      Faculty Learning Day
  • Friday, Jan 6                           Faculty Preparation
  • Monday, Jan 9                        Day and Night Classes Begin & Weekend Classes Begin
  • Friday, Feb 24                        End of the First 7 Weeks
  • Friday, Feb 24                        Counselor Prep Day (Classes will meet)
  • Mon. – Sun March 6 -12         Mid-Semester Break (Weekend classes meet March & 4 & 5 --Access to campus buildings may be limited on March 11 & 12)
  • Friday, April 21                        Day Classes End & Last Friday Night Classes*
  • Saturday, April 22                   Last Saturday Classes
  • Sunday, April 23                      Last Sunday Classes
  • Monday, April 24                     Day Exams & Last Monday Night Classes*
  • Tuesday, April 25                    Day Exams & Last Tuesday Night Classes*
  • Wednesday, April 26               Day Exams & Last Wednesday Night Classes
  • Thursday, April 27                   Day Exams & Last Thursday Night Classes
  • Friday, April 28                        Records Day
  • Friday, April 28                        Commencement
  • Tuesday, May 2                       Grades Due

*All night classes meeting 2 nights per week may meet once during the exam week.

Summer Semester, 2017

  • Monday, May 8                       Day & Night Classes begin for First 7 weeks & 14                                                Weeks                                     
  • Monday, May 29                     Holiday (Campus Closed)
  • Monday, June 26                    End of First 7 weeks
  • Tuesday, June 27                   Day & Night Classes begin for Second 7 weeks
  • Tuesday, July 4                      Holiday (Campus Closed)
  • Tuesday, Aug. 15                   Day & Night Summer Classes end for  7 & 14 weeks
  • Friday, August 18                   Summer Session grades due
  • (Summer class ending prior to August 22, grades must be submitted to the Student Record office 72 hours (3 work days) from the scheduled end date of the class).