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

Jan 7: Bookstore charge period begins
Jan 14: Classes begin
Jan 17: Last day 100% refund (1st bi-term session)
Jan 20: Last day 100% refund (16-week session)
Jan 21: Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday (college closed)
Jan 25: Last day for financial aid purchases in the Bookstore.
Jan 28: Last day 50% refund (1st bi-term session)
Feb 11: Last day for "W" (1st bi-term session)
Feb 12: Last day 50% refund 16 week session
Feb 18: President's Day holiday (college closed)
Feb 21: Financial Aid spring disbursements will begin
Mar 8: Last day for "W" (16-week session)
Mar 11-17: Spring Break (no classes)
Mar 18: Second bi-term begins
Mar 21: Last day 100% refund (2nd bi-term session)
Apr 1: Last day 50% refund (2nd bi-term session)
Apr 15: Last day for "W" (2nd bi-term session)
Apr 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)
Jun 3: Accelerated Session begins
Jun 5: Last day for "W" (1st 5 week session)
Jun 20: Last Day of Classes (1st 5 week session)
Jun 30: Acclerated Session ends
Jul 1: Second 5 week summer session begins
Jul 2: Last day 100% refund (2nd 5 week session)
Jul 4: Independence Day holiday (No classes)
Jul 9: Last day 50% refund (2nd 5 week session)
Jul 17: Last day for "W" (2nd 5 week session)
Aug 1: Last Day of Classes (2nd 5 week session) 

Aug 19: Classes Begin
Sep 2: Labor Day (College Closed)
Oct 14-20: Fall Break (No Classes)
Oct 21: Second Bi-Term Begins
Nov 28-Dec 1: Thanksgiving Break (College Closed)
Dec 6: Study Day
Dec 9-15: Final Examinations

Jan 13: Classes Begin
Jan 20: Martin Luther King Day (College Closed)
Feb 17: President's Day (College Closed)
Mar 9-15: Spring Break (No Classes)
Mar 16: Second Bi-Term Begins
Apr 10: Good Friday Holiday (College Closes at 11:00 am)
May 1: Study Day
May 4-10: Final Examinations
May 8: Commencement 

May 18: Classes Begin
May 25: Memorial Day (College Closed)
Jun 19: Final Exams
Jun 29: Classes Begin
Jul 3: Independence Day (College Closed)
Jul 31: Final Exams 

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.