Academic Calendar

The academic calendar will tell you everything you need to know about deadlines, registration timetables, tuition due dates, holidays, special events, vacations, and the beginning and end of each semester.

Financial AID Priority Dates

So that your financial aid is ready when you begin classes, you should submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA) as soon as possible. Priority Filing Dates for SKYCTC are:

  • Before July 15 for the Fall semester
  • Before December 1 for the Spring semester
  • Before April 1 for the Summer term

The Important Dates

Aug 3: Bookstore Charge Period Begins
Aug 13: Classes begin
Aug 16: Last day 100% refund (1st bi-term session)
Aug 19: Last day 100% refund (16-week session)
Aug 24: Bookstore Charge Period Ends
Aug 27: Last day 50% refund (1st bi-term session)
Sep 3: Labor Day holiday (college closed)
Sep 10: Last day for "W" (1st bi-term session)
Sep 11: Last day 50% refund (16-week session)
Sep 16: Disbursement
Sep 19: Refund
Sep 20: Bankmobile
Oct 5: Last day for "W" (16-week session)
Oct 8-14: Fall Break (no classes)
Oct 15: Second bi-term begins
Oct 19: Last day for 100% refund (2nd bi-term session)
Oct 29: Last day for 50% refund (2nd bi-term session)
Nov 12: Last day for "W" (2nd bi-term session)
Nov 22-23: Thanksgiving Break (college closed)
Nov 30: Class work ends
Dec 3-9: Final Examinations

January 7: Bookstore charge period begins
January 14: Classes begin
January 17: Last day 100% refund (1st bi-term session)
January 20: Last day 100% refund (16-week session)
January 21: Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday (college closed)
January 25: Last day for financial aid purchases in the Bookstore.
January 28: Last day 50% refund (1st bi-term session)
February 11: Last day for "W" (1st bi-term session)
February 12: Last day 50% refund 16 week session
February 18: President's Day holiday (college closed)
March 8: Last day for "W" (16-week session)
March 11-17: Spring Break (no classes)
March 18: Second bi-term begins
March 21: Last day 100% refund (2nd bi-term session)
April 1: Last day 50% refund (2nd bi-term session)
April 15: Last day for "W" (2nd bi-term session)
April 19: Good Friday (College closes at 11:00)
May 3: Class work ends
May 6-12: Final Examinations
May 10: Commencement

May 20: First 5 week summer session begins
May 21: Last day 100% refund (1st 5 week session)
May 27: Memorial Day holiday (No classes)
May 29: Last day for 50% refund (1st 5 week session)
June 3: Accelerated Session begins
June 5: Last day for "W" (1st 5 week session)
June 20: Last Day of Classes (1st 5 week session)
June 30: Acclerated Session ends
July 1: Second 5 week summer session begins
July 2: Last day 100% refund (2nd 5 week session)
July 4: Independence Day holiday (No classes)
July 9: Last day 50% refund (2nd 5 week session)
July 17: Last day for "W" (2nd 5 week session)
August 1: Last Day of Classes (2nd 5 week session) 

Important reminder: Course attendance must be confirmed before a disbursement will occure. Students enrolled with multiple start dates may have a delay in the processing of funds until all coursework has be confirmed.