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    Highline College
   
 
  Oct 19, 2017
 
 
    
2014-15 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendars


 

Official 2014-15 Official 2015-16 Proposed 2016-17

 

Summer

Classes begin June 23 June 22 June 27
Independence Day Holiday July 4 July 3 July 4
End of five-week session July 24 July 23 July 28
End of six-week session July 31 July 30 Aug. 4
End of eight-week session Aug. 14 Aug. 13 Aug. 18
End of 10-week session Aug. 28 Aug. 27 Sept. 1
End of 12-week session Sept. 11 Sept. 10 Sept. 15
Final exams - Last scheduled class time -
   

Fall

Faculty orientation Sept. 16-19 Sept. 22-25 Sept. 20-23
Classes begin Sept. 22 Sept. 28 Sept. 26
Last day to withdraw and not post on permanent transcript Oct. 10 Oct. 19 Oct. 7
Professional faculty day (no classes) Oct. 17 Oct. 16 Oct. 14
Veterans’ Day Holiday Nov. 11 Nov. 11 Nov. 11
Thanksgiving Day Holiday* Nov. 27-28 Nov. 26-27 Nov. 24-25
Last day to withdraw officially Nov. 14 Nov. 20 Nov. 30
Last day of classroom instruction Dec. 8 Dec. 14 Dec. 12
Final exams Dec. 9-12 Dec. 15-18 Dec. 13-16
Faculty day Dec. 15 Dec. 21 Dec. 19
  *Classes that begin at 5 p.m. or later do not meet the Wednesday before Thanksgiving.
   

Winter

Classes begin Jan. 5 Jan. 11 Jan. 9
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Jan. 19 Jan. 18 Jan. 16
Last day to withdraw and not post on permanent transcript Jan. 26 Feb. 1 Jan. 30
President’s Day Holiday Feb. 16 Feb. 15 Feb. 20
Last day to withdraw Feb. 27 Mar. 4 Mar. 3
Last day of classroom instruction Mar. 16 Mar. 21 Mar. 20
Final exams Mar. 17-20 Mar. 22-25 Mar. 21-24
Faculty day Mar. 23 Mar. 28 Mar. 26
       

Spring

Classes begin Mar. 30 April 4 April 3
Last day to withdraw and not post on permanent transcript April 17 April 29 April 20
Memorial Day Holiday May 25 May 30 May 29
Last day to withdraw officially May 22 May 27 May 30
Last day of classroom instruction June 5 June 10 June 9
Final exams June 8-11 June 13-16 June 12-15
Commencement June 11 June 16 June 15
Faculty day June 12 June 17 June 16
       

 

School Closure Information

Hazardous weather, floods or unexpected emergencies may force school to close. Major local radio and television stations begin broadcasting emergency schedules or school closure information at 6 a.m. A report of school schedule changes due to adverse weather conditions and other emergency situations is also available at the Public Schools Emergency Communications System Web site (www.schoolreport.org) or by calling Highline College at (206) 878-3710.