Lansing Community College

Fall 2020 Academic Calendar

Teaching Periods - Fall Semester 2020

Full Semester (16 Weeks) August 20 – December 14, 2020
First 8 Weeks August 20 – October 14, 2020
First 12 Weeks August 20 – November 11, 2020
Last 15 Weeks August 27 – December 14, 2020
Last 14 Weeks September 3 – December 14, 2020
Last 12 Weeks September 17 – December 13, 2020
Last 8 Weeks October 15 – December 14, 2020

Pre-Registration Tasks

*Additional prerequisite and placement information can be found on the Waiver Information webpage.

**New students are required to attend orientation prior to registering for courses.

Visit the Registration page for more information

Number of CREDITS earned as of Spring 2020

Register during or after

Date

60 or more 8 - 10 a.m. Monday, May 18
30 or more 10 - 12 noon
12 or more 12 - 2 p.m.
1 or more 2 - 4 p.m.
Current & Returning Students After 4 p.m.
*New students After 8 a.m. Tuesday, May 19
Web registration begins - For more details visit our Registration page. Monday, May 18, 2020
Orientation available online, required for new students - For more details visit our Orientation page. Monday, May 18, 2020
Priority Financial Aid FAFSA file date - For more details visit our Financial Aid page. Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Priority Financial Aid document submit date - For more details visit our Financial Aid page. Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Financial Aid book vouchers begin – For more details visit our Financial Aid Disbursements page. Monday, August 10, 2020
Financial Aid supply advances begin – For more details visit our Financial Aid Disbursements page. Monday, August 10, 2020
Semester Begins Thursday, August 20, 2020
End 100% refund tuition and fees - Full semester and first 8 week and 12 week only - See below for all teaching periods. Wednesday, August 26, 2020
End 50% refund, tuition & student support fee only - Full semester and first 8 week and 12 week only - See below for all teaching periods. Wednesday, September 2, 2020
Labor Day – College closed Monday, September 7, 2020
Financial Aid Refunds for Grants, Scholarships, and first half of loans begin Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Last day to change residency Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Last day to change program of study Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Financial Aid refunds for second half of loans begin Monday, October 26, 2020
Last day to submit Associate Degree/Certificate applications for Fall semester Sunday, November 15, 2020
Thanksgiving - College Closed Thursday, November 26 through Sunday, November 29, 2020  
Semester Ends Monday, December 14, 2020
End of semester grades posted and available for view Thursday, December 17, 2020

Registration and Schedule Adjustment Dates for All Teaching Periods

Teaching Periods

Last Date for 100% Refund TUITION and FEES

Last Date for 50% Refund TUITION and SUPPORT FEE ONLY

Last Date to Change to Audit/Credit

Last Date to Drop With No Grade

Last Date to Drop Course Course with a Record of a W & Last Date to Drop Online

Standard Teaching Periods [start - end]
Full Semester [8/20-12/14] 8/26 9/2 9/2 9/2 11/30
First 8 weeks [8/20-10/14] 8/26 9/2 9/2 9/2 10/7
Last 8 weeks [10/15-12/14] 10/21 10/28 10/28 10/28 12/7
First 12 weeks [8/20-11/11] 8/26 9/2 9/2 9/2 11/1
Last 12 weeks [9/17-12/13] 9/23 9/30 9/30 9/30 12/2
Last 14 weeks [9/3-12/14] 9/9 9/16 9/16 9/16 12/2
Last 15 weeks [8/27-12/14] 9/2 9/9 9/9 9/9 12/1

Variable-Start Courses

Community and Continuing Education (Non-Credit Courses) [Section Specific] Please call (517) 483-1415 for assistance.
Open Entry Courses or Modules [Based on learning contract]  Day prior to the learning contract start date Per learning contract Day prior to the learning contract start date Day prior to the leaning contract start date NONE
Less than 8 weeks [Section Specific] Day prior to the start of class N/A Midpoint of class Day prior to start of class NONE
8 weeks or more [Section Specific] 7 days into the class 14 days prior to the last week of class 14 days into class 14 days into class Day prior to the last week