Phoenix College may modify start dates in order to meet special needs. Dates listed which are directly related to instruction refer to the traditional academic year. Some courses may be offered over time periods for which these dates are not applicable. See the MCCCD Academic Calendar for official information.
SPRING SEMESTER - 2021
|Fri, Jan 1||Observance of New Year's Day|
|Mon, Jan 11||First day of Faculty Accountability|
|Mon, Jan 11||Clock Hour Student Classes Begin|
|Sat, Jan 16||Classes Begin|
|Mon, Jan 18||Observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday|
|Mon, Feb 15||Observance of Presidents' Day|
|*||Application for May 2021 Graduation|
|Sat+, Mar 6||Last Day for Withdrawal without Instructor's Signature|
|Mon++, Mar 8||Student Withdrawal with Instructors Signature Begins|
|Mon-Sun, Mar 15-21||Spring Break|
|Mon, Apr 5||Find a Class Opens for Summer/Fall 2021|
|Mon, Apr 5||Summer/Fall 2021 Priority Registration for Currently Enrolled Students|
|Mon, Apr 12||Summer/Fall 2021 Open Registration Begins|
|Sun, May 9||Last Day of Classes|
|Mon-Fri**, May 10-14||Final Exams - Spring 2021 - Final Exam Schedule|
|Thur-Fri, May 13 or 14||Commencement|
|Fri, May 14||Spring Semester Ends (Last day of Faculty Accountability)|
|Mon, May 31||Observance of Memorial Day|
* For specific information concerning the last day to apply for graduation, individual class start dates, and final exams, consult the college of enrollment.
** Any classes meeting on Friday, Saturday or Sunday will have final examinations during their regular class time.
+ Through the 7th week, student may initiate an official withdrawal from course(s) without instructor signature (see Appendix S-7 in Catalog Common Pages).
++ After the 7th week, student must initiate an official withdrawal request from instructor and obtain their signature (see Appendix S-7 in Catalog Common Pages).