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Academic Calendar

This page shows only academic calendar dates … click here to view the entire ECC Calendar of Upcoming Events.

Fall Semester 2017
Aug. 23 Fall Term classes begin
Sept. 4 Labor Day; College closed
Sept. 29 Last day to drop First Half-Term classes
Oct. 13 Last day of First Half-Term classes
ECC Faculty Work Day; No classes
Oct. 16 Second Half-Term classes begin
Nov. 17 Last day to drop Second Half-Term and Fall Term classes
Nov. 20-24 Thanksgiving break for ECC students; No classes
Nov. 22 – 24 Thanksgiving break; offices closed
Dec. 11 – 15 Final Exams (Monday night classes meet)
Final Exam Schedule (pdf)
Winter Interim 2017*
Dec. 18 Winter Interim classes begin
Jan. 2 Last day of Winter Interim
Spring Semester 2018
Jan. 2 – 5 Student registration
Jan. 8 Spring Term classes begin
Jan. 15 No Classes; Staff Workshop Day
Feb. 16 Last day to drop First Half-Term classes
Mar. 2 Last day of First Half-Term classes
Mar. 5 Second Half-Term classes begin
Mar. 12- 16 Spring Break; no classes
Apr. 13 Last day to drop Second Half-Term and Fall Term classes
Apr. 30 – May 4 Final Exams (Monday night classes meet)
May 4 ECC Graduation at 2 pm
Summer Session 2018*
May 14 Summer Term classes begin
May 28 Memorial Day; College closed
June 1
Last day to drop First Half-Term classes
June 15 Last day to drop full Summer Term classes
June 15 Last day of First Half-Term classes
June 18 Second Half-Term classes begin
July 4 4th of July Holiday; College closed
July 6 Last day to drop Second Half Term classes
July 20 Summer Session classes end

*Winter Interim Session and some Summer Session completion dates depend on length of individual classes or programs per Guideline to Board Policy 710.

Fall Semester 2018
Aug. 27 Fall Term classes begin
Sept. 3 Labor Day; College closed
Sept. 21 Last day to drop First Half-Term classes
Oct. 19 Last day of First Half-Term classes
Oct. 19 Staff Workshop Day; no classes
Oct. 22 Second Half-Term classes begin
Nov. 16 Last day to drop Second Half-Term and Fall Term classes
Nov. 21 – 23 Thanksgiving break; no classes/office closed
Dec. 10 – 14 Final Exams (Monday night classes meet)
Winter Interim 2018*
Dec. 17 Winter Interim classes begin
Jan. 8 Last day of Winter Interim
Spring Semester 2019
Jan. 14 Spring Term classes begin
Jan. 21 Staff Workshop Day; no classes
Feb. 8 Last day to drop First Half-Term classes
Mar. 8 Last day of First Half-Term classes
Mar. 8 Staff Workshop Day; no classes
Mar. 11- 15 Spring Break; no classes
Mar. 18 Second Half-Term classes begin
Apr. 12 Last day to drop Second Half-Term and Fall Term classes
May 6-10 Final Exams (Monday night classes meet)
May 10 ECC Graduation at 2 pm
Summer Session 2019*
May 20 Summer Term classes begin
May 27 Memorial Day; College closed
June 7
Last day to drop First Half-Term classes
June 21 Last day of First Half-Term classes
June 24 Second Half-Term classes begin
July 4 4th of July Holiday; College closed
July 12 Last day to drop full Summer Term and Second Half Term classes
July 26 Summer Session classes end

*Winter Interim Session and some Summer Session completion dates depend on length of individual classes or programs per Guideline to Board Policy 710.