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Approved Academic Calendar for 2010-2011

 Approved by Academic Calendar Committee on 09/15/08. Note: Dates subject to change without notice.


Fall 2010 Winter 2011 Spring 2011
Quarter begins September 18-19, 2010  
(Saturday-Sunday)
January 3, 2011
(Monday)
March 28, 2011
(Monday)
New Student Convocation September 20, 2010
(Monday)
   
Pre-instructional activities September 20-22, 2010
(Monday-Wednesday)
January 3, 2011* 
(Monday)
March 28, 2011*
(Monday)
Instruction begins September 23, 2010  
(Thursday)
January 3, 2011
(Monday)
March 28, 2011
(Monday)
Holidays November 11, 2010
(Thursday)
November 25-26, 2010
(Thursday-Friday)
January 17, 2011
(Monday)  
February 21, 2011
(Monday)
May 30, 2011
(Monday)
Instruction ends December 3, 2010
(Friday)
March 11, 2011
(Friday) 
June 3, 2011
(Friday)
Study Day December 4, 2010
(Saturday)
March 12, 2011
(Saturday) 
 
Final examinations December 6-11, 2010
(Monday-Saturday)
March 14-19, 2011 
(Monday-Saturday)
June 4-10, 2011 
(Saturday-Friday)
Quarter ends December 11, 2010
(Saturday)
March 19, 2011 
(Saturday)
June 10, 2011
(Friday)
Admin Holidays December 24 & 27, 2010  
(Friday & Monday)
December 30 & 31, 2010
(Thursday & Friday)
March 25, 2011
(Friday)
 
Commencement     June 11-12, 2011
(Saturday-Sunday)
# Mondays 10 8 9
Days of instruction 49 48 49
Total days of instruction: 146
* Quarter has a minimum of 48 days of instruction; no allowance for a weekday of pre-instructional activity.

Holidays: 2010-2011

  • Labor Day:Monday, September 6, 2010
  • Veterans' Day: Thursday, November 11, 2010
  • Thanksgiving: Thursday & Friday, November 25 & 26, 2010
  • Christmas:Friday & Monday, December 24 & 27, 2010
  • New Year:Thursday & Friday, December 30 & 31, 2010
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day:Monday, January 17, 2011
  • Presidents' Day:Monday, February 21, 2011
  • Cesar Chavez Holiday:Friday, March 25, 2011
  • Memorial Day:Monday, May 30, 2011
  • Independence Day:Monday, July 4, 2011