Phoenix College Students

Academic Calendar

Phoenix College may modify start dates in order to meet special needs. Dates listed which are directly related to instruction refer to the traditional academic year. Some courses may be offered over time periods for which these dates are not applicable. See the MCCCD Academic Calendar for official information.

SUMMER SEMESTER - 2018
NOTE: SUBJECT TO THE 2018-2019 CATALOG 

   
Tue, May 29 Summer Classes Begin
Wed., Jul 4 Observance of Independence Day, Campus Closed
Mon. - Thurs.July 2 5 Summer Break for Clock Hour programs only
Thur, Aug 2 Summer Semester Ends
 

 

Fall SEMESTER - 2018
NOTE: SUBJECT TO THE 2018-2019 CATALOG 

Sat. Aug.18 Classes Begin
Mon, Sep. 3 Observance of Labor Day, Campus Closed
Thur, Oct. 4 Spring 2019 Priority Registration for Currently Enrolled Students
Mon, Oct 8 Spring 2019 Open Registration Begins
* Application for December 2018 Graduation
+

Last Day for Withdrawal Without Instructor's Signature

Mon, Nov 12

Observance of Veteran's Day, Campus Closed

Thur-Sun, Nov 22 - 25 Thanksgiving Holiday, Campus Closed
++ Last Day Student Initiated Withdrawal Accepted With Instructor's Signature
Sun, Dec 9 Last Day of Regular Classes
Mon-Thu, Dec 10 - 13 Final exams**  PDF Final Exam Schedule
Fri, Dec 15 Mid-Year Recess Begins for Students
Fri, Dec 15 Fall Semester Ends. 
Dec 25-Jan 1 Winter Break, Campus Closed

SPRING SEMESTER - 2019
NOTE: SUBJECT TO THE 2018-2019 CATALOG 

  Spring 2019 Open Registration Begins for All Students
Sat, Jan 12 Spring Classes Begin
Mon, Jan  21 Observance of ML King Birthday, Campus Closed
Mon, Feb 18 Observance of President's Day,  Campus Closed
Mon, Mar 4 Summer/Fall 2019 Priority Registration for Currently Enrolled Students
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Last Day for Withdrawal Without Instructor's Signature

*

Deadline to Apply for May 2017 Graduation

Mon-Sun Mar 11-17 Spring Break - campus offices will be open M-T-W and closed on Th - F
Mon, Mar 18 Fall 2019 Open Registration Begins
++ Last Day Student Initiated Withdrawal Accepted With Instructor's Signature
Sun, May 5 Last Day of Regular Classes
Mon-Thu, May 6-9 Final exams**  PDFFinal Exam Schedule 
Fri, May 10 Commencement
Fri, May 10 Spring Semester Ends. 
Mon May 27 Observance of Memorial Day, Campus Closed
 

* For specific information concerning registration dates, class start dates, application for graduation dates, and final exam dates, consult the class schedule for the college of intended enrollment.
** Classes meeting on Friday evening only, Saturday only or Sunday only will have final examinations during their last regular class meeting.
+ See your student schedule in my.maricopa.edu for the Last Day to Withdraw without an Instructor Signature for each class in which you are enrolled.
++ Refer to the Important Deadlines for Students to determine the Last Day Student Initiated Withdrawal will be accepted.