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Approved Academic Calendar for 2015-2016

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


Fall 2015 Winter 2016 Spring 2016
Quarter begins September 20, 2015  
(Sunday)
January 4, 2016
(Monday)
March 28, 2016
(Monday)
New Student Convocation September 21, 2015
(Monday)
   
Pre-instructional activities  September 21-September 23, 2015
(Monday-Wednesday)
January 4, 2016* 
(Monday)
March 28, 2016*
(Monday)
Instruction begins September 24, 2015  
(Thursday)
January 4, 2016
(Monday)
March 28, 2016
(Monday)
Holidays November 11, 2015
(Wednesday)
November 26-27, 2015
(Thursday-Friday)
January 18, 2016
(Monday)  
February 15, 2016
(Monday)
May 30, 2016
(Monday)
Instruction ends December 04, 2015
(Friday)
March 11, 2016
(Friday) 
June 3, 2016
(Friday)
Final examinations December 5-11, 2015
(Saturday-Friday)
March 12-18, 2016 
(Saturday-Friday)
June 4-10, 2016 
(Saturday-Friday)
Quarter ends December 11, 2015
(Friday)
March 18, 2016 
(Friday)
June 10, 2016
(Friday)
Admin Holidays December 24 & 25, 2015  
(Thursday & Friday)  
December 31, 2015 & January 1, 2016
(Thursday & Friday)  
March 25, 2016
(Friday)
 
Commencement     June 11-12, 2016
(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: 2015-2016

  • Labor Day:Monday, September 7, 2015
  • Veterans' Day:Wednesday, November 11, 2015
  • Thanksgiving:Thursday & Friday, November 26 & 27, 2015
  • Christmas: December 24 & 25, 2015 (Thursday & Friday) 
  • New Year: December 31, 2015 & January 1, 2016 (Thursday & Friday)
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: Monday, January 18, 2016
  • Presidents' Day:Monday, February 15, 2016
  • Cesar Chavez Holiday:Friday, March 25, 2016
  • Memorial Day:Monday, May 30, 2016
  • Independence Day:Monday, July 4, 2016