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Academic Calendar

Fall 2017

First Day of Instruction - 16 Week and 1st 8 week Classes Monday, August 28
Labor Day (holiday) CAMPUS CLOSED Monday, September 4
Second Eight Week Classes Begin Monday, October 23
Veteran’s Day (holiday) CAMPUS CLOSEDFriday, November 10
Thanksgiving (holidays) CAMPUS CLOSEDThursday, November 23
- Sunday, November 26
Last Day of the Semester
Saturday, December 16

Intersession 2018

Winter Break * CAMPUS CLOSED Tuesday, December 19, 2017
 - Mon​day, January 1, 2018

​First Day of Instruction Tuesday,  January 2
​Martin Luther King (holiday) CAMPUS CLOSEDMonday, January 15
Last Day of Intersession
Friday, January 26

Spring 2018

First Day of Instruction - 16 Week and 1st 8 week Classes​Monday, January 29
​Faculty and Staff Professional Development Day (FLEX) NO CLASSES
​Thursday, February 15
​Lincoln's Day (holiday) CAMPUS CLOSED
Friday, February 16
​Washington’s Day (holiday)  CAMPUS CLOSEDMonday, February 19
Spring Recess (holidays) NO CLASSES
Campus Administrative Offices Open on Monday-Thursday
Campus Closed on Friday
Monday, March 26, 2018-
    Sunday, April 1, 2018
Second Eight Week Classes Begin
Monday, April 2
​Last Day of SemesterSunday, May 27
​Memorial Day (holiday) CAMPUS CLOSEDMonday, May 28

Summer 2018

First Day of InstructionMonday,  June 11
​Independence Day HolidayWednesday, July 4
​Last Day of InstructionFriday, August 17

All dates and hours of operation are subject to change without notice.

Deadlines for refunds, fee cancellations, registration, and withdrawals are different for each course.
For specific course deadlines, please refer to one of the following:
  • Student Class Program (Available via MyOCC - web schedule bill)
  • Academic Calendar in the class schedule
  • Deadlines and Dates to Remember on the Enrollment Center page
  • Contact the Answer Center at (714) 432-5072
If a holiday falls on Friday, then Saturday and Sunday classes will not meet. If a holiday falls on Monday, then Saturday and Sunday classes will meet.

Final examinations are held during regular class meeting times during the last week of the semester.