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Fall 2022 Term - Academic Calendars

Academic calendars for the Fall term are available below. Two main semesters exist within the Fall 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. 

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

Important Notes:

Full Semester

March 28 - 29:

  • Priority registration period for veterans and active duty military.

March 30 - August 16:

  • Open registration period.

August 8:

  • Faculty report to campuses
  • Convocation (Location: Columbia Theater, Hammond, LA)

August 17: 

  • First day of Full Semester classes.

August 17 - 22:

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

September 5:

  • Labor Day Holiday; NTCC campuses closed

September 6:

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

September 7 - October 28:

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

October 7:

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

October 24 - 28:

  • Advising Week

October 28:

  • Last day to withdraw from classes

November 21 - 23:

  • Fall Break Holidays; NTCC campuses open

November 24 - 25:

  • Thanksgiving Holidays; NTCC campuses closed

December 2:

  • Final day of instruction for courses with a final examination

December 5 - 9:

  • Final examination week

December 9:

  • Final day of instruction for courses without a final examination

December 12:

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

No Fall Commencement Ceremonies

Technical Block Schedule

The Technical Block Schedule is provided for courses with varying course dates but are considered part of the Full Semester. Full Semester calendar dates apply to all Technical Block parts of terms and courses when alternate dates are not provided on specific calendars. Calendars for individual parts of term within the Technical Block Schedule are provided below.

Second Start Semester

The Second Start Semester is part of the term but does not follow the full semester calendar. The academic calendar for the Second Start Semester is listed below: 

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