Fall 2020 Term - Academic Calendars

Academic calendars for the Fall 2020 Term are available below. Two main semesters exist within the Fall 2020 Term, the Full Semester and the Second Start Semester. The Technical Block Schedule is provided for courses with varying course dates but are considered part of the Full Semester. 

Academic Calendars:

Click on the link below to be redirected to the academic calendar specific to the session identified:

Important Notes:


Fall 2020 - Full Semester

April 6 - 7:

  • Priority registration period for veterans and active duty military.

April 8 - August 20:

  • Open registration period.

August 10:

  • Faculty report to campuses
  • Convocation

August 19: 

  • First day of Full Semester classes.

August 19 - 31:

  • Add/Drop Course Period
    • Considered as late registration for first-time registrants during this period.
    • Period extended due to storm related campus closure during the week of 8/24-8/28.

September 7:

  • Labor Day Holiday; NTCC campuses closed

September 8:

  • Last day to drop a course without a "W" grade.

September 9 - November 6:

  • Withdrawal Period: Course drops during this period are considered a "withdrawal" and are documented on the student record as a "W" grade.

TBD:

  • LCTCS Conference Day; No classes

October 9:

  • Last day to remove incomplete ("I") grades from prior semester
  • Mid-semester grades due (3:00pm)
  • Fall graduation application deadline

October 26 - 30:

  • Advising Week

November 6:

  • Last day to withdraw from classes

November 23 - 25:

  • Fall Break Holidays; NTCC campuses open

November 26 - 27:

  • Thanksgiving Holidays; NTCC campuses closed

December 4:

  • Final day of instruction for courses with a final examination

December 7 - 11:

  • Final examination week

December 11:

  • Final day of instruction for courses without a final examination

December 14:

  • Final grades due (9:00am)
  • Degree audit forms due (9:00am)

No Fall Commencement Ceremonies


Fall 2020 - Technical Block Schedule

Important Notes:

  • Full Semester calendar dates apply to all Technical Block parts of terms and courses when alternate dates are not provided on specific calendars.

First 8 Weeks (Part of Term: L02)

August 19:

  • First day of class

August 27:

  • Last day to drop a course without a "W" grade

August 28 - September 18:

  • Withdrawal Period: Course drops during this period are considered a "withdrawal" and are documented on the student record as a "W" grade.

September 18:

  • Last day to withdraw

October 9:

  • Final day of instruction

Second 8 Weeks (Part of Term: L03)

October 12:

  • First day of class

October 20:

  • Last day to drop a course without a "W" grade.

October 21 - November 15:

  • Withdrawal Period: Course drops during this period are considered a "withdrawal" and are documented on the student record as a "W" grade.

November 13:

  • Last day to withdraw

December 11:

  • Final day of instruction

First 4 Weeks (Part of Term: L04)

August 19:

  • First day of class

August 27:

  • Last day to drop a course without a "W" grade.

August 28 - September 2:

  • Withdrawal Period: Course drops during this period are considered a "withdrawal" and are documented on the student record as a "W" grade.

September 2:

  • Last day to withdraw

September 11:

  • Final day of instruction

Second 4 Weeks (Part of Term: L05)

September 14:

  • First day of class

September 22:

  • Last day to drop a course without a "W" grade.

September 23 - 30:

  • Withdrawal Period: Course drops during this period are considered a "withdrawal" and are documented on the student record as a "W" grade.

September 30:

  • Last day to withdraw

October 9:

  • Final day of instruction

Third 4 Weeks (Part of Term: L06)

October 12:

  • First day of class

October 20:

  • Last day to drop a course without a "W" grade.

October 21 - 28:

  • Withdrawal Period: Course drops during this period are considered a "withdrawal" and are documented on the student record as a "W" grade.

October 28:

  • Last day to withdraw

November 6:

  • Final day of instruction

Fourth 4 Weeks (Part of Term: L07)

November 9:

  • First day of class

November 17:

  • Last day to drop a course without a "W" grade.

November 18 - December 2:

  • Withdrawal Period: Course drops during this period are considered a "withdrawal" and are documented on the student record as a "W" grade.

December 2:

  • Last day to withdraw

December 11:

  • Final day of instruction

Fall 2020 - Second Start Semester

April 6 - 7:

  • Priority registration period for veterans and active duty military.

April 8 - August 20:

  • Open registration period.

October 12:

  • First day of class

October 12 - 13:

  • Add/Drop Course Period
    • Considered as late registration first-time registrants during this period. 

October 20:

  • Last day to drop a course without a "W" grade.

October 21 - November 11:

  • Withdrawal Period: Course drops during this period are considered a "withdrawal" and are documented on the student record as a "W" grade.

November 11:

  • Last day to withdraw

November 23 - 25:

  • Fall Break Holidays; NTCC campuses open

November 26 - 27:

  • Thanksgiving Holidays; NTCC campuses closed

December 4:

  • Final day of instruction for courses with a final examination

December 7 - 11:

  • Final examination week

December 11:

  • Final day of instruction for courses without a final examination

December 14:

  • Final grades due (9:00am)
  • Degree audit forms due (9:00am)

ACADEMIC CALENDARS UPDATED AS OF: 10/29/2020