Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

On-ground Degree Programs

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: Senior and Athlete Pre-registration opens

Wednesday, October 19: Returning Student Pre-registration opens; Junior Registration Opens

Thursday, October 20: Sophomore Registration Opens

Monday, October 24: Freshman & New Student 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



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: Senior and Athlete Registration opens

Thursday, March 16: Junior Registration opens

Monday, March 20: Sophomore Registration opens

Wednesday, March 22: Freshman Registration opens

Monday, March 27: New Student 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


Summer 2023 -- Session 1 (Online Only)

The College reserves the right to change the academic calendar.

Wednesday, May 31: Deadline for Transient Application and 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; College 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 PM 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 PM for Eight Week Classes


Online Degree Programs (2022-2023)

Fall 2022



Enrollment Period 1 (August 15 – October 7, 2022)

Friday, August 12: Tuition and fees due for EP1 start

Monday, August 15: First Day of Classes

Monday, August 22: Last day to add/drop by 5:00 PM

Wednesday, September 14: Last day to withdraw with a "W"

Friday, October 7: Last Day of Classes

Monday, October 10: Grades posted at 12 PM


Enrollment Period 2 (October 17 – December 9, 2022)

Friday, October 14: Tuition and fees due for EP2 start

Monday, October 17: First Day of Classes

Monday, October 24: Last day to add/drop by 5:00 PM

Wednesday, November 16: Last day to withdraw with a "W"

Friday, December 9: Last Day of Classes

Monday, December 12: Grades Due by 12:00 PM

Spring 2023

Enrollment Period 3 (January 9 – March 3, 2023)

Friday, January 6: Tuition and fees due for EP3 start

Monday, January 9: First Day of Classes

Monday, January 16: Last day to add/drop by 5:00 PM

Wednesday, February 8: Last day to withdraw with a "W"

Friday, March 3: Last Day of Classes

Monday, March 6: Grades Due by 12:00 PM


Enrollment Period 4 (March 13 – May 5, 2023)

Friday, March 10: Tuition and fees due for EP4 start

Monday, March 13: First Day of Classes

Monday, March 20: Last day to add/drop by 5:00 PM

Wednesday, April 12: Last day to withdraw with a "W"

Tuesday, May 5: Last Day of Classes

Monday, May 8: Grades Due by 12:00 PM


Summer 2023 (June 5 – July 28)

Friday, June 2: Tuition and fees due for EP5

Monday, June 5: First Day of Classes

Monday, June 12: Last day to add/drop by 5:00 PM

Wednesday, July 5: Last day to withdraw with a grade of "W"

Friday, July 28: Last Day of Classes

Monday, July 31: Grades Due by 12:00 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

Thursday, October 20: Sophomore Registration opens

Monday, October 24: Freshman and New Student 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

Thursday, March 16: Junior Registration opens

Monday, March 20: Sophomore Registration opens

Wednesday, March 22: Freshman Registration opens

Monday, March 27: New Student 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.