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.


Fall 2019
 

August 17 (Saturday): Weekend Classes Begin
August 19 (Monday): Weekday Classes Begin
August 31-September 3 (Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday): No Classes
November 27-December 1 (Wednesday-Sunday): No Classes
December 6 (Friday): End of Weekday Classes
December 7 (Saturday): End of Weekend Classes
December 9-13 (Mon-Fri): Final Exams for Weekday Classes
December 14 (Saturday): Final Exams for Weekend Classes
December 15 (Sunday): Grades Due By 11:59pm Sunday Night

Spring 2020


January 10 (Friday): Faculty Development Day
January 11 (Saturday): Weekend Classes Begin
January 13 (Monday): Weekday Classes Begin
January 20 (Monday): No Classes
March 8-15 (Sunday-Sunday): Spring Recess - No Classes
March 16/21 (Monday/Saturday): Weekday / Weekend Classes Resume
April 9 (Thursday): Faculty & Staff Development Day/No Classes
April 10-12 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday): No Classes
May 2 (Saturday): End of Weekend Classes
May 8 (Friday): End of Weekday Classes
May 9, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 (Sat, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri): Final Exams for Weekend & Weekday Classes
May 15 (Friday at 6 pm): Commencement Exercises
May 17 (Sunday): Grades Due By 11:59pm Sunday Night

Summer I 2020
 

May 18 (Monday): Classes Begin
May 25 (Monday): No Classes
June 11 (Thursday): Final Exams
June 14 (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.


Fall 2019
 

August 31-September 2 (Saturday-Monday): College Closed
September 3 (Tuesday): Faculty and Staff Development Day (Offices Closed)
November 28-December 1 (Thursday-Sunday): College Closed
December 21-25 (Saturday-Wednesday): College Closed
December 28-January 1, 2020 (Saturday-Wednesday): College Closed

Spring 2020
 

January 20 (Monday): College Closed
April 10-12 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday): College Closed

Summer I 2020
 

May 25 (Monday): 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 short term/late starting classes (.pdf)


Fall 2019


April 7 (Sunday) at 9pm: Priority Registration Begins
April 10 (Wednesday) at 9pm: Open Registration Begins
July 17 (Wednesday) at 5pm: 1st Payment Due *
August 14 (Wednesday) at 5pm: Final Payment Due *
August 15 (Thursday) at 5pm: Registration Ends
August 19-26 until 5pm: Schedule Adjustment Period**
August 27 (Tuesday) at 6pm: Last Day to Drop for Tuition Refund
November 8 (Friday) 5pm: Last Day to "W" Withdraw from Class ***

Spring 2020
 

October 27, 2019 (Sunday) at 9pm: Priority Registration Begins
October 30, 2019 (Wednesday) at 9pm: Open Registration Begins
December 11, 2019 (Wednesday) at 5pm: 1st Payment Due *
January 3 (Friday): Waitlist Ends
January 9 (Thursday) at 5pm: Registration Ends
January 13-17 until 5pm: Schedule Adjustment Period**
January 22 (Wednesday) at 6pm: Last Day to Drop for Tuition Refund
April 9 (Thursday) 5pm: Last Day to "W" Withdraw from Class ***
December 11, 2019 (Wednesday) at 5pm: 1st Payment Due *
January 8 (Wednesday) at 5pm: Final Payment Due *

Summer I 2020
 

March 24, 2020 (Tuesday) at 9pm: Open Registration Begins
May 14, 2020 (Thursday): Waitlist Ends
May 14, 2020 (Thursday) at 5pm: Registration Ends
May 18-19, 2020 (Monday-Tuesday) until 6pm: Schedule Adjustment Period**
May 20, 2020 (Wednesday) at 6pm: Last Day to Drop for Tuition Refund
June 3, 2020 (Wednesday) 12pm: Last Day to "W" Withdraw from Class ***

Summer II 2020
 

March 24, 2020 (Tuesday) at 9pm: Open Registration Begins
June 10, 2020 (Wednesday): Waitlist Ends
June 10, 2020 (Wednesday) at 5pm: Registration Ends
June 15-16, 2020 (Monday-Tuesday) until 6pm: Schedule Adjustment Period**
June 17, 2020 (Wednesday) at 6pm: Last Day to Drop for Tuition Refund
June 24, 2020 (Wednesday) 12pm: 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.