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.
FALL SEMESTER - 2021
NOTE: SUBJECT TO THE 2021-2022 CATALOG
Fri, Aug 13, First Day of Faculty Accountability Sat, Aug 21 Classes Begin Sep 6 Observance of Labor Day (Campus Closed) Mon, Sep 20 Find a Class Opens for Spring 2022 Mon, Oct 4 Spring 2022 Open Registration Begins * Application for December 2021 Graduation +
Last Day for Withdrawal Without Instructor's Signature: Sat+, Oct 9
Mon++, Oct 11 Student Withdrawal with Instructors Signature Begins, Thur, Nov 11 Observance of Veterans Day (Campus Closed) Thur-Sun, Nov 25-58 Thanksgiving Holiday (Campus Closed) Sun, Dec 12 Last Day of Classes, Mon-Fri, Dec 13-17 Final exams** - Final Exam Schedule Fri, Dec 17 Mid-Year Recess Begins for Students, Dec 17 Fall Semester Ends (Last day of Faculty Accountability) Thur-Sun, Dec 23-Jan 2 Mid-Year Recess (Campus Closed)
SUMMER SEMESTER - 2021
|Mon, May 31||Observance of Memorial Day|
|Tues, Jun 1||Summer Semester Begins|
Mon-Sat, Jul 5-10
|Summer Break for Clock Hour Programs Only|
|Mon, Jul 5||Observance of Independence Day|
|Mon, Aug 2||Tuition Due for Fall 2021 Semester|
|Thur, Aug 5||Summer Semester Ends|
FALL SEMESTER - 2021
|Fri, Aug 13||First Day of Faculty Accountability|
|Sat, Aug 21||Classes Begin|
|Mon, Sep 6||Observance of Labor Day|
|Mon, Sep 20||Find a Class Opens for Spring|
|Mon, Oct 4||Spring 2022 Open Registration Begins|
|Sat+, Oct 9||Last Day for Withdrawal without Instructor's Signature|
|Mon++, Oct 11||Student Withdrawal with Instructors Signature Begins|
|Mon, Oct 11||Spring 2022 Open Registration Begins|
|*||Application for December 2021 Graduation|
|Thur, Nov 11||Observance of Veterans Day|
|Thur-Sun, Nov 25-28||Thanksgiving Holiday (Campus Closed)|
|Sun, Dec 12||Last Day of Classes|
|Mon-Fri**, Dec 13-17||Final Exams - Fall 2021 - Final Exam Schedule|
|Fri, Dec 17||Mid-Year Recess Begins for Students|
|Fri, Dec 17||
Fall Semester Ends (Last day of Faculty Accountability)
|Thur-Sun, Dec 23-Jan 2||Mid-Year Recess (Campus Closed)|
* 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).