Keeping track of the important dates in a semester can be hard. That’s why we made this list to boil it down to the basics.
If you have any questions about any of the dates you can always reach out to us at 315-498-2000, email@example.com or on social media at OnondagaCC.
Important Note: This list of important dates applies to full semester classes that aren’t part of the Weekend College. Classes with half semester run times and Weekend College classes have different important dates. You can view those dates on our Academic Calendar.
Tuesday, January 29th, 2019 – Last Day to Add a Class and Enroll in a Payment Plan
This is the last day to add or drop a class to your schedule for the Spring 2019 Semester.
To add a Class:
You can login to Webadvisor , visit the advising center in the Gordon Student Center or call 315-498-2904 to register.
Enrolling in a Payment Plan:
January 29th is also the last day to enroll in an affordable payment plan for your tuition for the semester. Make sure you login to Webadvisor and sign-up for the Nelnet payment plan before then. If you need assistance enrolling, reach out to Nelnet at 800-609-8056.
Note: January 29th is also the last day to drop a class via Webadvisor. See note on dropping classes below.
Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 – Last Day to Drop a Class
This is the last day to drop a class from your schedule. To drop a class after January 29th, you’ll need to call 315-498-2000, email firstname.lastname@example.org or stop into Student Central in the Gordon Student Center to check and see how dropping a class might affect you.
(Friday, February 15th, 2019) – Advisor Assignment
Log in to Lazer Success to see who your assigned advisor is and how to meet with them. Meet with your advisor ASAP so you can get ready for your fall and spring semesters.
Monday, March 18th – Friday, March 22nd, 2019 – Spring Break
Enjoy some time away! Classes resume on Monday, March 25th.
Wednesday, March 27th, 2019 – Registration for Academic Year 2019-2020 Begins for Current Students
Registration for the ’19-20 school year semester starts on March 27th. For the first time, you’ll be able to register for a full year of classes at once.
While your exact registration date may vary, it’s a good idea to meet with your advisor prior to this date in order to be ready to hit the register button once your classes open. Once, you’ve met with an advisor, you can visit our enrollment lab in advising for assistance with the registration process.
It’s also a good idea to plan out your finances prior to registering for the next semester. Our Community Care Hub can assist you with your long-term financial planning if you are in need of assistance figuring it all out.
Wednesday, April 24th, 2019 – Last Day to Withdraw from a Class
This is your last possible chance to withdraw from a course. After February 12th, you will receive a W on your transcript and you will be responsible for full tuition. However, you still have the opportunity to withdraw from a course until the 24th. If you have any questions about withdrawing from a class, contact us at 315-498-2000 or email@example.com.
Tuesday, May 14th – Last Day of Classes
It’s important to be ready for finals by the time the Last Day of Classes rolls around. They will come quicker than you think!
Wednesday, May 15th – Tuesday, May 21st, 2019 – Final Exams
A Note About Tuition Refunds
If you are thinking of dropping your courses and discontinuing your studies at OCC, the timing of that decision will determine what percentage of your tuition will be refunded. Below are a list of dates and how much of your tuition will be refunded if you drop your courses and deregister.
- Tuesday, January 29th, 2019 – Last Day to Receive a 75% Refund in tuition
- Tuesday, February 5th, 2019 – Last Day to Receive a 50% Refund in tuition
- Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 – Last Day to Receive a 25% Refund in tuition
If you have any questions about this or are contemplating de-registering please reach out to us at 315-498-2000, firstname.lastname@example.org or on social media at OnondagaCC. For a full list of dates, visit our Academic Calendar website.