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COVID-19 Update: The EMCC campus is open to EMCC employees, students attending on-campus classes, or those with an appointment. All student support services are available online. Students are encouraged to contact their instructors for additional information.

Academic Calendar

The dates listed below which are directly related to instruction refer to the traditional academic year.  Some courses may be offered over time periods for which these dates are not applicable.  Most dates are based on the Maricopa County Community College District Academic Calendar and are subject to change without notice.


 

Spring 2021
October 12, 2020 Open Registration Begins for All Students
January 16, 2021 Classes Begin*
(including 8-Week Session #1)
January 18, 2021 Observance of M. L. King Birthday (campus closed)
February 15, 2021 Observance of Presidents' Day (campus closed)
March 5, 2021 Deadline to Apply for Spring Graduation
March 6, 2021 Last Day for Withdrawal Without Instructor's Signature
April 5, 2021 Priority Registration for Summer/Fall 2021 Begins
April 12, 2021 Open Registration for Summer/Fall 2021 Begins
March 15-21, 2021 Spring Break (campus closed March 18-21)
March 29, 2021 All classes are scheduled to resume.
March 29, 2021 8-Week Session #2 Classes Begin*
++ Last Day Student Initiated Withdrawal Accepted With Instructor's Signature
May 9, 2021 Last Day of Regular Classes
May 10-14, 2021 Final Exams (See Final Exam Calendar)
May 14, 2021 Commencement
May 14, 2021 Spring Semester Ends
May 31, 2021 Observance of Memorial Day (campus closed)

 
Summer 2021
April 5, 2021 Priority Registration for Summer/Fall 2021 Begins
April 12, 2021 Open Registration Begins for All Students
May 31, 2021 Observance of Memorial Day (campus closed)
June 1, 2021

Classes Begin*
(First 5-week, 8-week evening, and 10-week)

July 5, 2021 Observance of Independence Day (campus closed)
+ Last Day for Withdrawal Without Instructor's Signature
++ Last Day Student Initiated Withdrawal Accepted With Instructor's Signature
July 6, 2021 Second 5-week Classes Begin
August 5, 2021 Last Day of Regular Classes

 
Fall 2021
April 12, 2021 Open Registration Begins for All Students
August 21, 2021 Classes Begin*
(including 8-Week Session #1)
September 6, 2021 Observance of Labor Day (campus closed)
October 4, 2021 Spring 2022 Priority Registration for Currently Enrolled Students
October 9, 2021 Last Day for Withdrawal without Instructor's Signature
October 11, 2021 Spring 2022 Open Registration Begins
  Student Withdrawal with Instructor’s Signature Begins
October 25, 2021 8-Week Session #2 Classes Begin*
November 11, 2021 Observance of Veterans Day
November 25-28 Thanksgiving Holiday (Campus Closed)
December 6, 2021 Tuition Due for Spring 2022 Semester
December 12, 2021 Last Day of Classes
December 13-17, 2021 Final Exams
December 17, 2021 Fall Semester Ends
December 23, 2021 - January 2, 2022 Mid-Year Recess (Campus Closed)

* For specific information concerning registration dates, class start dates, application for graduation dates, and final exam dates, consult your class schedule.

+ Log in to your Student Center account to see the Last Day to Withdraw without an Instructor Signature for each class in which you are enrolled.

++Refer to the Important Deadlines for Students to determine the Last Day Student Initiated Withdrawal will be accepted.