Rock Valley College

College Calendar

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

The calendar view includes all three subsets that are part of the College Calendar: the Academic Calendar (highlighted light blue), the Operations Calendar (highlighted red), and the 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 2021

  • August 14 (Saturday): Weekend Classes Begin
  • August 16 (Monday): Weekday Classes Begin
  • September 4-6 (Saturday, Sunday, Monday): No Classes
  • September 7 (Tuesday): Faculty/Staff Development Day/No Classes
  • November 24-28 (Wednesday-Sunday): No Classes
  • December 3 (Friday): End of Weekday Classes
  • December 4 (Saturday): End of Weekend Classes
  • December 6-11 (Monday-Saturday): Final Exams for Weekday and Weekend Classes
  • December 12 (Sunday): Grades Due By 11:59 p.m. Sunday Night

Spring 2022

  • January 7 (Friday): Faculty Development Day 
  • January 8 (Saturday): Weekend Classes Begin 
  • January 10 (Monday): Weekday Classes Begin 
  • January 17 (Monday): No Classes 
  • March 6 – 13 (Sunday–Sunday): Spring Recess - No Weekday or Weekend Classes 
  • March 14/19 (Monday/Saturday): Weekday / Weekend Classes Resume 
  • April 14 (Thursday): Faculty & Staff Development Day/No Classes 
  • April 15, 16, 17 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday): No Classes 
  • April 30 (Saturday): End of Weekend Classes 
  • May 6 (Friday): End of Weekday Classes 
  • May 7 (Saturday): Final Exams for Weekend Classes 
  • May 9 – 13 (Monday–Friday): Final Exams for Weekday Classes 
  • May 13 (Friday) at 6pm: Commencement Exercises 
  • May 15 (Sunday): Grades Due By 11:59 p.m. Sunday Night 

Summer I 2022

  • May 16 (Monday): Classes Begin 
  • May 30 (Monday): No Classes 
  • June 9 (Thursday): Final Exams 
  • June 12 (Sunday): Grades Due By 11:59 p.m. Sunday Night 

Summer II 2022

  • June 13 (Monday): Classes Begin for First 4-week and 8-week Sessions of Session II 
  • July 4 (Monday): No Classes 
  • July 7 (Thursday): Final Exam Day for First 4-week classes of Session II 
  • July 7 (Thursday): No Classes for 8 week classes
  • July 11 (Monday): Classes Begin for Second 4-week Session of Session II 
  • August 2 (Tuesday: End of Classes 
  • August 3 & 4 (Wednesday, Thursday): Final Exams for Session II 
  • August 7 (Sunday): Grades Due By 11:59 p.m. Sunday Night 

Fall 2022

  • August 13 (Saturday): Weekend Classes Begin 
  • August 15 (Monday): Weekday Classes Begin
  • September 3, 4, 5 (Saturday, Sunday, Monday): No Weekend Classes 
  • September 6 (Tuesday): Faculty & Staff Development Day/No Classes 
  • November 23 (Wednesday): Fall Recess/No Classes 
  • November 24, 25, 26, 27 (Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday): No Classes 
  • December 2 (Friday): End of Weekday Classes 
  • December 3 (Saturday): End of Weekend Classes 
  • December 5 – 9 (Monday–Friday): Final Exams for Weekday Classes 
  • December 10 (Saturday): Final Exams for Weekend Classes 
  • December 11 (Sunday): Grades Due by 11:59 p.m. Sunday Night 

Spring 2023

  • January 13 (Friday): Faculty Development Day 
  • January 14 (Saturday): Weekend Classes Begin 
  • January 16 (Monday): No Classes 
  • January 17 (Tuesday): Weekday Classes Begin 
  • March 12 – 19 (Sunday- Sunday): Spring Recess - No Weekday or Weekend Classes 
  • March 20/25: Weekday / Weekend Classes Resume 
  • April 6 (Thursday): Faculty & Staff Development Day/No Classes 
  • April 7, 8, 9 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday): No Classes 
  • May 6 (Saturday): End of Weekend Classes 
  • May 12 (Friday): End of Weekday Classes 
  • May 13 – 19 (Saturday, Monday–Friday): Final Exams for Weekend & Weekday Classes 
  • May 19 (Friday) at 6pm: Commencement Exercises 
  • May 21 (Sunday): Grades Due By 11:59 p.m. Sunday Night 

Summer I 2023

  • May 22 (Monday): Classes Begin 
  • May 29 (Monday): No Classes 
  • June 15 (Thursday): Final Exams 
  • June 18 (Sunday): Grades Due By 11:59 p.m. 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 2021

  • September 4-6 (Saturday-Monday): College Closed
  • September 7 (Tuesday): Faculty/Staff Development Day/College Closed
  • November 25-28 (Thursday-Sunday): College Closed
  • December 24, 2021 – January 3, 2022 (Friday-Monday): College Closed

Spring 2022

  • January 17, 2022: College Closed
  • April 15, 2022: 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 drop/withdraw dates for short term and late start classes.

Fall 2021

  • April 4-6, 2021 (Sunday-Tuesday): Priority Registration 
    • April 4 = 32 Credits Hours Complete
    • April 5 = 16 Credit Hours Complete
    • April 6 = All Currently Enrolled Students
  • April 7, 2021 (Wednesday) at 9pm: Open Registration Begins
  • July 20, 2021 (Tuesday) at 5pm: Payment Deadline for Fall
  • August 6, 2021 (Friday): Waitlist Ends
  • August 13, 2021 (Friday) at 5pm: Registration Ends
  • August 16-20, 2021 (Monday-Friday) until 5pm: Schedule Adjustment Period (After August 20, students will need instructor permission to register for a class that has already started)**
  • August 24, 2021 (Tuesday) until 5pm: Last Day for Refund/Drop Classes
  • November 5, 2021 (Friday) at 5pm: Last Day to "W" Withdraw from a Class ***

Winterim 2021

  • Friday, December 10, 2021 at 5pm: Registration Ends
  • Friday, December 10, 2021 at 5pm: Payment Arrangement 1st and Only Payment
  • Monday, December 13, 2021: Classes begin
  • Thursday, December 16, 2021 at 5pm: Last Day for Refund (Drop)
  • Wednesday, December 29, 2021 at 12pm: Last Day to Withdraw

Spring 2022

  • October 24-26, 2021 (Sunday - Tuesday): Priority Registration
    • October 24 = 32 Credit Hours Completed
    • October 25 = 16 Credit Hours Completed
    • October 26 = Currently Enrolled – Only those in attendance in the past year. 
  • Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 9pm: Open Registration Begins
  • Tuesday, December 14, 2021: Payment Arrangement 1st and Only Payment
  • Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at 1pm: Registration Re-opens
  • Wednesday, December 29, 2021: Waitlist Ends
  • Friday, January 7 at 5pm: Registration Ends
  • January 10-14, 2022 (Monday - Friday) until 5pm: Schedule Adjustment Period
  • Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 5pm: Last Day for Refund (Drop)
  • Thursday, April 7, 2022 at 5pm: Last Day to Withdraw

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

**Students should obtain faculty approval via email to the student and forwarded to the Records Office or from the faculty member directly to the Records Office: rvc-records@rockvalleycollege.edu

***Do not forget to check your syllabus and the short term drop/withdraw dates for additional deadlines.

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