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2013 – 2014 ACADEMIC CALENDAR
   
FALL SEMESTER 2013
   
Registration Begins  April 15
In-Service (tentative) August 8
Classes Begin August 17 (Saturday)
Drop/Add August 17 - 21
Labor Day Holiday – College Closed August 31 – September 2
Last Day to Withdraw (First 8-week Classes) September 18
First 8-week Classes End October 9
Second 8-week Classes Begin October 10
Fall Break  October 14 - 15
Last Day to Withdraw (Full-Term) October 23
Last Day to Withdraw (Second 8-week Classes) November 13
Thanksgiving - No Classes November 27
Thanksgiving Holiday – College Closed November 28 – December 1
Classes End December 10
Exams* December 11 - 17
Grades Due December 19, Noon
   
SPRING SEMESTER 2014  
   
Registration Begins November 4
Classes Begin January 11 (Saturday)
Drop/Add  January 11 - 15
MLK Holiday – College Closed January 18 - 20
Last Day to Withdraw (First 8-week Classes) February 12
First 8-week Classes End March 5
Second 8-week Classes Begin March 6
Last Day to Withdraw (Full-Term)  March 17
Spring Break – No Classes March 24 - 30
Last Day to Withdraw (Second 8-week Classes)  April 14
Classes End   May 6
Exams* May 7 – 13
Grades Due May 15, Noon
Graduation  May 15, 7:00 p.m.
   
SUMMER SEMESTER 2014  
   
May Session  
   
Registration Begins March 10
Classes Begin May 19
Drop/Add  May 19 – 20
Memorial Day Holiday, College Closed May 24 – 26
Last Day to Withdraw May 29
Classes End June 5
Exams* June 6
Grades Due June 10, NOON
   
Full Session (June/July)  
   
Registration Begins March 10
Classes Begin June 9
Drop/Add June 9 – 10
Independence Day Holiday, College Closed July 4
Last Day to Withdraw July 8
Classes End  July 29
Reading Day July 30
Exams* July 31 – August 4
Grades Due  August 6, NOON
   
June Session  
   
Registration Begins March 10
Classes Begin June 9
Drop/Add  June 9 – 10
Last Day to Withdraw  June 24
Classes End  July 2
Exams* July 3
Grades Due July 7, NOON
   
July Session  
   
Registration Begins March 10
Independence Day Holiday, College Closed July 4
Classes Begin July 3
Drop/Add July 3 – 7
Last Day to Withdraw July 21
Classes End July 29
Exams*  July 31
Grades Due  August 6, NOON
   

*Please consult the eLearning website (http://www.highlands.edu/site/elearning) for eLearning exam dates as they are typically earlier than regular exams.

Page last updated: March 7, 2014