Community College of Rhode Island

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Academic Year: 2008-2009

Fall 2008 (Revised 12/18/07)

Event Dates Event and, if applicable, times
Apr 14 (Mon) Fall registration begins for continuing and new degree students
May 5 (Mon) Fall registration begins for continuing and new non-degree students (not currently enrolled in a program of study)
Aug 18 (Mon) Late Registration
Aug 25 (Mon) Cancellation of classes with insufficient enrollment (Notice: students will be notified via e-mail)
Aug 26 (Tue) Waiver Registration Day for Senior Citizens, Disabled American Veterans and Unemployed RI Citizens (Lincoln, Newport, Providence and Warwick Locations 9 am-3 pm)
Aug 29 (Fri) Faculty/Staff Opening Day Meeting (No classes)
Sep 1 (Mon) Holiday
Sep 2 (Tue) Classes begin (All Locations)
Sep 2 - 8 (Tue - Mon) Period for student schedule adjustments  (Add/Drop)
Sep 2 - 15 (Tue - Mon) Drop Period (courses will not appear on transcript)
Sep 15 (Mon) No refund of tuition or fees after this date at Lincoln, Newport, Providence, Warwick and Westerly locations
Oct 13 (Mon) Holiday – no classes
Oct 14 (Tue) Early Advising begins (Get your Educational Plan Now!)
Oct 22 (Wed) Mid-term grades due by faculty no later than NOON
Nov 4 (Tue) Election Day - no classes
Nov 5 (Wed) Tuesday class schedule followed
Nov 10 (Mon) Spring registration begins for continuing and new degree students
Nov 11 (Tue) Veteran's Day Holiday (observed) – no classes
Nov 12 (Wed) Last day to withdraw from a class to receive a grade of "W"
Nov 27 - 30 (Thurs - Sun) Thanksgiving Recess – no classes
Dec 1 (Mon) Spring registration begins for continuing and new non-degree students
Dec 15 (Mon) Last day of classes
Dec 16 - 22 (Tue - Mon) Last week of extended day classes and final exams
Dec 16 - 19 (Tue - Fri) Final examinations for day classes
Dec 22 (Mon) Make-up day for final examinations
Dec. 24 (Wed) Grades Due by faculty no later than NOON (**May be entered prior to specified date**)
Dec 25 (Thur) Holiday

Spring 2009 (Revised 4/23/08)

Event Dates Event and, if applicable, times
Oct 14 (Tue) Early Advising begins (Get your Educational Plan Now!)
Nov 10 (Mon) Spring registration begins for continuing degree and new degree students
Dec 1 (Mon) Spring registration begins for continuing non-degree and new non-degree students (not currently enrolled in a program of study)
Jan. 5 (Mon) Late Registration
Jan 13 (Tue)
Cancellation of classes with insufficient enrollment (Notice: students will be notified via e-mail)
Jan 15 (Thu) Waiver Registration Day for Senior Citizens, Disabled American Veterans and Unemployed RI Citizens (Lincoln, Newport, Providence and Warwick Locations 9 am-3 pm)
Jan 19 (Mon) Holiday
Jan 20 (Tue) Classes begin (ALL Locations)
Jan 20 - 26 (Tue-Mon) Period for student schedule adjustments (Add/Drop)
Jan 20 - Feb 2 (Tue-Mon) Drop Period (courses will not appear on transcript)
Feb 2 (Mon) No refund of tuition or fees after this date at ALL locations
Mar 4 (Wed) Mid-term grades due by faculty no later than NOON
Mar 16 (Mon) Early Advising begins (Get your Educational Plan Now!)
Mar 16 - 22 (Mon-Sun) Spring Recess (All locations-including Westerly)
Apr 3 (Fri) Professional Development Day - No day classes (8 am - 3 pm) -- Evening classes will be held (4-10 pm)
Apr 6 (Mon) Last day to withdraw from a class to receive a grade of "W"
Apr 11 - 12 (Sat-Sun) Easter Recess (no classes Sat - Sun)
Apr 13 (Mon) Fall registration begins for continuing and new degree students
May 1 (Fri) Classes end
May 4 (Mon) Reading Day
May 4 (Mon) Fall registration begins for continuing and new non-degree students
May 5 - May 8 (Tue-Fri) Final exams for day classes
May 5 - May 11 (Tue-Mon) Last week of evening and weekend classes
May 12 (Tue) Make-up day for finals
May 14 (Thu) Grades Due by faculty no later than NOON (**May be entered prior to specified date**)
May 15 (Fri) Commencement

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Summer 2009 (Revised 4/23/08)

Session I (Warwick, Lincoln, Providence and Newport Campuses)

Event Dates Event and, if applicable, times
Apr 6 (Mon) Registration begins for Summer Sessions I - II
May 12 (Tue) Cancellation of classes with insufficient enrollment (Notice: students will be notified via e-mail)
May 14 (Thu) Waiver Registration Day for Senior Citizens, Disabled American Veterans and Unemployed RI Citizens (Lincoln, Newport, Providence and Warwick Locations 9 am-3 pm)
May 18 (Mon) Session I - Classes begin (including Telecourses - TV)
May 18 - 20 (Mon-Wed) Period for student schedule adjustments (Add/Drop)
May 18 - 22 (Mon-Fri) Session I - Drop Period (courses will not appear on transcript)
May 22 (Fri) No refund of tuition or fees after this date
May 25 (Mon) Holiday – no classes
May 29 (Fri) Make-up for day & evening courses
Jun 11 (Thu) Session I - Last day to withdraw from a class to receive a grade of "W"
Jun 22 - 26 (Mon-Fri) Finals week for Session I classes
Jun 29 (Mon) Session I - Grades Due by NOON (**May be entered prior to specified date**)

Session II (Warwick, Lincoln, Providence and Newport Campuses)

Event Dates Event and, if applicable, times
Jun 23 (Tue) Cancellation of classes with insufficient enrollment (Notice: students will be notified e-mail)
Jun 25 (Thu) Waiver Registration Day for Senior Citizens, Disabled American Veterans and Unemployed RI Citizens (Lincoln, Newport, Providence and Warwick Locations 9 am-3 pm)
Jun 29 (Mon) Session II - Classes begin
Jun 29 - Jul 1 (Mon-Wed) Session II - Period for student schedule adjustments (Add/Drop)
Jun 29 - Jul 3 (Mon - Fri) Session II - Drop Period (courses will not appear on transcript)
Jul 3 (Fri) No refund of tuition or fees after this date
Jul 6 (Mon-observed) Holiday - 4th of July
Jul 10 (Fri) Make-up for day & evening courses
Jul 22 (Wed) Session II - Last day to withdraw from a class to receive a grade of "W"
Aug 3 - 7 (Mon - Fri) Finals week for Session II classes
Aug 10 (Mon) Holiday Holiday - Victory Day
Aug 11 (Tue) Session II - Grades Due by NOON (**May be entered prior to specified date**)

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Last Updated: 12/26/12