Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

On-ground Degree Programs

Spring Semester 2022


Monday, January 3: College re-opens at 8:00 AM

Tuesday-Tuesday: January 4-7: Commuter Student Check-In

Monday, January 10: Faculty Workshop

Monday, January 10: Students Return, Residence Halls open 12 PM

Tuesday, January 11: New Student Orientation

Wednesday, January 12: First Day of Classes

Monday, January 17: MLK, Jr. Holiday; College Closed

Tuesday, January 18: Last Day to Register or Drop/Add by 3:30 PM

Thursday, March 3: Mid-term grades due; "I" graded cleared

Monday – Friday, March 7-11:  Spring Break

Monday, March 14:  Classes Resume

Tuesday, March 15:  Last Day to Withdraw from Course with a “W”

Monday, March 21-22: Pre-registration for bachelor's degree students

Monday, March 28-29: Pre-registration for returning students

Monday, April 4: Pre-registration opens for new students

Friday, April 15: Good Friday; College closed

Thursday, April 21: Awards Program (evening)

Monday, April 25: Last Day to Withdraw, FA or Reinstate

Friday, April 29: Last Day of Classes

Saturday - Wednesday, April 30-May 4: Final Examinations

Wednesday, May 4: Residence Halls close 5 PM

Thursday, May 5: Grades Due – 12 PM

Saturday, May 7: Commencement – 9 AM

Summer 2022 -- Session 1 (Online Only)

Wednesday, May 18: Deadline for Transient Application and Permission 5 pm

Tuesday, May 24: Deadline to Register 112 PM

Tuesday, May 24: Deadline to Clear Business Office 4 pm

Wednesday, May 25: First Day of Classes

Thursday, May 26: Last Day to Drop by 12 PM for All Classes

Monday, May 30: Memorial Day Holiday; College closed

Monday, June 13: Last Day to Withdraw with a “W” for Four Week Classes

Wednesday, June 22: Last Day of Classes for Four Week Classes

Thursday, June 23: Grades Due 12 PM for Four Week Classes

Monday, June 27: Last Day to Withdraw with a “W” for Eight Week Classes

Wednesday, July 20: Last Day of Classes for Eight Week Classes

Thursday, July 21: Grades Due 12 PM for Eight Week Classes

The College reserves the right to change the academic calendar.

Online Degree Programs (2021-2022)

Fall 2021



Enrollment Period 1 (August 18 – October 12, 2021)

Wednesday, August 11: Tuition and fees due for EP1 start

Wednesday, August 18: First Day of Classes

Tuesday, August 24: Last day to add/drop @ 3:30 PM

Monday, September 20: Last day to withdraw with a "W"

Tuesday, October 12: Last Day of Classes

Wednesday, October 13: Grades posted at 12 PM


Enrollment Period 2 (October 13 – December 7, 2021)

Wednesday, October 6: Tuition and fees due for EP2 start

Wednesday, October 13: First Day of Classes

Tuesday, October 19: Last day to add/drop @ 3:30 PM

Monday, November 15: Last day to withdraw with a "W"

Tuesday, December 7: Last Day of Classes

Thursday, December 9: Grades posted at 12 PM

Spring 2022

Enrollment Period 3 (January 12 – March 8, 2022)

Wednesday, January 5: Tuition and fees due for EP3 start

Wednesday, January 12: First Day of Classes

Tuesday, January 18: Last day to add/drop @ 3:30 PM

Monday, February 14: Last day to withdraw with a "W"

Tuesday, March 8: Last Day of Classes

Wednesday, March 9: Grades posted at 12 PM


Enrollment Period 4 (March 9 – May 3, 2022)

Wednesday, March 2: Tuition and fees due for EP4 start

Wednesday, March 9: First Day of Classes

Tuesday, March 15: Last day to add/drop @ 3:30 PM

Monday, April 11: Last day to withdraw with a "W"

Tuesday, May 3: Last Day of Classes

Thursday, May 5: Grades posted @ 12 PM


Summer 2022 (May 25 – July 20)

Wednesday, May 18: Tuition and fees due for EP5

Wednesday, May 25: First Day of Classes

Friday, May 27: Last day to add @ 12 PM

Tuesday, May 31: Last day to drop at 3:30 PM

Monday, June 27: Last day to withdraw with a grade of "W"

Wednesday, July 20: Last Day of Classes

Thursday, July 21: Grades posted @ 12 PM

2022-23 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2022


Monday, August 1-5, 8-10: Commuter Check-In

Monday, August 8: Faculty return

Monday – Friday, August 8-12: Faculty Workshops

Friday, August 12: New Student Move-In & Welcome Weekend

Saturday, August 13: Upperclassmen Move-In & Welcome Weekend

Monday, August 15: First Day of Classes; SMC Online – August Term Begins (EP1)

Wednesday, August 17: CONVOCATION (11:00 AM)

Monday, August 22: Last Day to Register or Drop/Add

Monday, September 5: Labor Day Holiday - College closed

Thursday, October 6: Mid-term grades due; “I” grades cleared

Monday – Friday, October 10-14: Student & Faculty Development Days (no academic classes)

Monday - Wednesday, October 10-12: Faculty Workshops

Monday, October 17: Last Day to Withdraw from Course with a “W”

Tuesday, October 18: BA and Athlete Pre-registration opens

Wednesday, October 19: Returning Student Pre-registration opens

Monday, October 24: New Student Pre-registration opens

Tuesday, November 22: Last Day to Withdraw, FA, or Reinstate

Tuesday, November 22: Residence Halls close 5 PM

Wednesday, November 23: No classes held

Thursday – Friday, November 24-25: Thanksgiving Holidays

Sunday, November 27: Residence Halls open at 12 noon

Monday, November 28: Classes resume

Friday, December 2: Last Day of Classes

Monday – Thursday, December 5-8: Final Examinations

Friday, December 9: Residence Halls close 12 noon

Monday, December 12: Grades Due – 12 noon

The College reserves the right to change the academic calendar.

Spring Semester 2023


Tuesday, January 3: College re-opens at 8:00 AM

Wednesday – Thursday, January 4-5: Commuter Check-In

Thursday, January 5: Faculty Workshop

Friday – Saturday, January 6-7: Residence Hall Key Pick-up; Residence Halls Reopen

Saturday, January 7: New Student Orientation

Monday, January 9: First Day of Classes

Monday, January 16: MLK, Jr. Holiday; College Closed

Tuesday, January 17: Last Day to Register or Drop/Add

Thursday, March 2: Mid-term Grades Due; “I” Grades Cleared

Monday – Friday, March 6-10: Spring Break

Monday, March 13: Classes Resume

Monday, March 13: Last Day to Withdraw from Course with a “W”

Wednesday, March 15: BA and Athlete Pre-registration opens

Monday, March 20: Returning Student Pre-registration opens

Monday, March 27: New Student Pre-registration opens

Friday, April 7: Good Friday Holiday; College Closed

Thursday, April 20: Last Day to Withdraw, FA or Reinstate

Friday, April 28: Last Day of Classes

Monday – Thursday, May 1 – 4: Final Examinations

Friday, May 5: Residence Halls close for non-graduating students 12 noon

Monday, May 8: Grades Due – 12 noon

Tuesday – Friday, May 9 – 12: Student and Faculty Development Days (no academic classes)

Friday, May 12: Sophomore and Senior Celebrations

Saturday, May 13: Commencement – 9 AM; Residence Halls close at 2 PM

The College reserves the right to change the academic calendar.

Summer 2023


Wednesday, May 31: Deadline for Transient Application & Permission 5 pm

Thursday, June 1: Deadline to Register 5 pm

Thursday, June 1: Deadline to Clear Business Office 5 pm

Monday, June 5: First Day of Classes (all classes)

Monday, June 12: Last Day to Drop by 5 pm

Monday, June 19: Juneteenth Holiday; SMC Closed

Tuesday, June 20: Last Day to Withdraw with a “W” for Four Week Classes

Friday, June 30: Last Day of Classes for Four Week Classes

Monday, July 3: Grades Due 12:00 Noon for Four Week Classes

Tuesday, July 4: Independence Day Holiday; College Closed

Wednesday, July 5: Last Day to Withdraw with a “W” for Eight Week Classes

Friday, July 28: Last Day of Classes for Eight Week Classes

Monday, July 31: Grades Due 12:00 Noon for Eight Week Classes

The College reserves the right to change the academic calendar.

Questions?

Contact Sharon Wilborn, Administrative Assistant, Academic Affairs, at 864-587-4256 or via email.