Academic Calendar

  • The Academic Calendar is subject to change. For the most current version, view the online Academic Calendar at cpcc.edu/calendar/academic.
  • Advisement week and registration dates for each term are announced on the CPCC website at cpcc.edu/admissions/registration/dates.
  • Corporate and Continuing Education registration is ongoing throughout every term through Customer Service and Registration for Corporate and Continuing Education at 704.330.4223.
  • CPCC is closed on holidays listed below.
  • For additional information, contact the CPCC Information Call Center at 704.330.2722.

Fall Semester 2017 - Summer Term 2018

Fall Semester 2017

Classes BeginWednesday, Aug. 16
First Short SessionWednesday, Aug. 16 - Wednesday, Oct. 11
Labor Day HolidayMonday, Sept. 4
Fall Break (CPCC Open)Thursday, Oct. 12 - Friday, Oct. 13
Second Short SessionMonday, Oct.16 - Tuesday, Dec. 12
Thanksgiving HolidayThursday, Nov. 23 - Sunday, Nov. 26
Final Exam PeriodWednesday, Dec. 6 - Tuesday, Dec. 12
Semester EndsTuesday, Dec. 12
Winter HolidaysWednesday, Dec. 13 - Wednesday, Jan. 10

Spring Semester 2018

Classes BeginThursday, Jan. 11
First Short SessionThursday, Jan. 11 - Friday, March 9
Martin Luther King, Jr. HolidayMonday, Jan. 15
Spring Break (CPCC Open)Monday, March 12 - Sunday, March 18
Second Short SessionMonday, March 19 - Friday, May 11
Spring HolidaysFriday, March 30 - Sunday, April 1
Semester EndsFriday, May 11
Final Exam PeriodSaturday, May 5 - Friday, May 11
GraduationThursday, May 17

Summer Term 2018 (8 weeks)

Classes BeginMonday, May 21
Memorial Day Holiday Monday, May 28
Independence Day HolidayWednesday, July 4
Term EndsTuesday, July 17