Rock Valley College

College Calendar

The College Calendar includes three subsets of dates for students, staff, faculty, and the public to know:

  1. Academic Calendar
  2.  Operations Calendar
  3. Records and Registration Calendar 

The calendar view below includes all three subsets that are part of the College Calendar. For your convenience, below the calendar view you will find a simple list view of all three subsets of the College Calendar. 

Calendar View
 

Calendar view includes all three subsets that are part of the College Calendar: Academic Calendar (highlighted light blue), Operations Calendar (highlighted red), Records and Registration Calendar (highlighted dark blue).

 

Academic Calendar

 

The Academic Calendar  subset includes key academic start and end dates for each semester, dates of final exams, and days when no classes are in session. The primary use for this calendar is for academic planning and instructional delivery.

Summer II 2020
 

June 15 (Monday): Classes Begin for First 4-week & 8-week Sessions
July 3 (Friday): No Classes
July 9 (Thursday): Final Exams for First 4-week Classes
July 13 (Monday): Classes Begin for Second 4-week Session
August 4 (Tuesday): End of Classes
August 5-6 (Wednesday-Thursday): Final Exams
August 9 (Sunday): Grades Due By 11:59pm Sunday Night

Fall 2020
 

August 15 (Saturday): Weekend Classes Begin
August 17 (Monday): Weekday Classes Begin
September 5-8 (Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday): No Classes
November 25-29 (Wednesday-Sunday): No Classes
December 4 (Friday): End of Weekday Classes
December 5 (Saturday): End of Weekend Classes
December 7-12 (Mon-Fri): Final Exams for Weekday & Weekend Classes
December 13 (Sunday): Grades Due By 11:59pm Sunday Night

Spring 2021


January 8 (Friday): Faculty Development Day
January 9 (Saturday): Weekend Classes Begin
January 11 (Monday): Weekday Classes Begin
January 18 (Monday): No Classes
March 7-14 (Sunday-Sunday): Spring Recess - No Classes
March 15 (Monday): Weekday Classes Resume
April 1 (Thursday): Faculty & Staff Development Day/No Classes
April 2-4 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday): No Classes
May 1 (Saturday): End of Weekend Classes
May 7 (Friday): End of Weekday Classes
May 8 (Saturday): Final Exams for Weekend Classes
May 10-14 (Monday-Friday): Final Exams for Weekday Classes
May 14 (Friday at 6 pm): Commencement Exercises
May 16 (Sunday): Grades Due By 11:59pm Sunday Night

 

Operations Calendar


The Operations Calendar subset includes dates the College is closed and there will be no access to College buildings, offices, and student services. The primary use for this calendar is to communicate to the public and college community the dates when College operations are affected.

Summer II 2020
 

July 3 (Friday): College Closed

Fall 2020
 

September 5-7 (Saturday-Monday): College Closed
September 8 (Tuesday): Faculty and Staff Development Day (Offices Closed)
November 26-29 (Thursday-Sunday): College Closed
December 24-27 (Thursday-Sunday): College Closed
December 31, 2020-January 3, 2021 (Thursday-Sunday): College Closed

Spring 2021
 

January 18 (Monday): College Closed
April 2-4 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday): College Closed

Records and Registration Calendar
 

The Records and Registration Calendar subset includes important dates for students and the public to know regarding registration, payment due dates, and add/drop deadlines.

View a list of our short term/late start classes (.pdf)


Summer II 2020
 

March 24, 2020 (Tuesday) at 9pm: Open Registration Begins
May 27, 2020 (Wednesday) by 5pm: Payment Due Date*
June 10, 2020 (Wednesday) by 5pm: Final Payment Due Date*
June 10, 2020 (Wednesday): Waitlist Ends
June 10, 2020 (Wednesday) at 5pm: Registration Ends
June 15-17, 2020 (until 6pm on 6/17): Schedule Adjustment Period**
June 18, 2020 (Thursday) by 6pm: Last Day to Drop for Tuition Refund
July 24, 2020 (Friday) by 12pm: Last Day to "W" Withdraw from Class ***


Fall 2020
 

April 5, 2020 (Sunday) at 9pm: Priority Registration Begins
April 8, 2020 (Wednesday) at 9pm: Open Registration Begins
July 21, 2020 (Tuesday) by 5pm: First and Final Payment Due Date*
August 7, 2020 (Wednesday): Waitlist Ends
August 13, 2020 (Thursday) at 5pm: Registration Ends
August 17-25, 2020 (until 5pm on 8/25): Schedule Adjustment Period**
August 25, 2020 (Tuesday) by 5pm: Last Day to Drop for Tuition Refund
October 1, 2020 (Thursday): Last Day to Apply for Fall Graduation
November 6, 2020 (Friday) by 5pm: Last Day to "W" Withdraw from Class ***


*Students who have not paid their tuition are dropped from courses.

**Students do not need to obtain a faculty signature during the schedule adjustment period.

***Withdrawing from class can only be done by the Instructor at mid-term or by the student through the Records & Registration Office,  located on the top floor of the Student Center.