Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2015 - Summer Term 2017

Fall Semester 2015

Classes BeginMonday, Aug. 17
First Short SessionMonday, Aug. 17 - Friday, Oct. 9
Labor Day HolidayMonday, Sept. 7
Fall Break (CPCC Open)Monday, Oct. 12 - Tuesday, Oct. 13
Second Short SessionWednesday, Oct. 14 - Friday, Dec. 11
Thanksgiving HolidayThursday, Nov. 26 - Sunday, Nov. 29
Final Exam PeriodMonday, Dec. 7 - Friday, Dec. 11
Semester EndsFriday, Dec. 11
Winter HolidaysMonday, Dec. 14, 2015 – Friday, Jan. 1, 2016

Spring Semester 2016

Classes BeginMonday, Jan. 11
First Short SessionMonday, Jan. 11 - Friday, March 4
Martin Luther King, Jr. HolidayMonday, Jan. 18
Spring Break (CPCC Open)Monday, March 7 - Friday, March 11
Second Short SessionMonday, March 14 - Tuesday, May 10
Spring HolidaysFriday, April 4 - Sunday, April 6
Semester EndsTuesday, May 10
Final Exam PeriodWednesday, May 4 - Tuesday, May 10
GraduationThursday, May 12

Summer Term 2016 (8 weeks)

Classes BeginWednesday, May 18
Memorial Day Holiday Monday, May 30
Independence Day HolidaySaturday, July 2 - Monday, July 4
Term EndsThursday, July 14

Fall Semester 2016

Classes BeginMonday, Aug. 15
First Short SessionMonday, Aug. 15 - Friday, Oct. 7
Labor Day HolidayMonday, Sept. 5
Fall Break (CPCC Open)Monday, Oct. 10 - Tuesday, Oct. 12
Second Short SessionWednesday, Oct.12 - Friday, Dec. 9
Thanksgiving HolidayThursday, Nov. 24 - Sunday, Nov. 27
Final Exam PeriodMonday, Dec. 5 - Friday, Dec. 9
Semester EndsFriday, Dec. 9
Winter HolidaysMonday, Dec. 12 - Friday, Jan. 6

Spring Semester 2017

Classes BeginMonday, Jan. 9
First Short SessionMonday, Jan. 9 - Friday, March 3
Martin Luther King, Jr. HolidayMonday, Jan. 16
Spring Break (CPCC Open)Monday, March 6 - Sunday, March 12
Second Short SessionMonday, March 13 - Tuesday, May 9
Spring HolidaysFriday, March 24 - Sunday, March 26
Semester EndsTuesday, May 9
Final Exam PeriodWednesday, May 3 - Tuesday, May 9
GraduationThursday, May 11

Summer Term 2017 (8 weeks)

Classes BeginWednesday, May 17
Memorial Day Holiday Monday, May 29
Independence Day HolidayTuesday, July 4
Term EndsThursday, July 13

CPCC is closed on holidays listed above.
Advisement week and registration dates for each term are announced on the CPCC website.
Corporate and Continuing Education registration is ongoing throughout each term.
For additional information, call the CPCC Information Center at 704.330.2722.
The calendar is subject to change. For the most current version, consult the online calendar at www.cpcc.edu.