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Spring 2017 Important Dates and Deadlines/Enrollment Dates

1 November 2016

The dates for the Spring 2017 semester are January 23, 2017 to  May 26, 2017.

>>>Spring 2017 Dynamically Dated (DYN) Class Schedule Enrollment Dates (As of 1/30/2017)   (As of 2/10/2017). [PDF]


NOTE:  Saturday classes begin January 28 and meet every Saturday except February 18.  Saturday classes end on May 20.

 Day Date Description
January   9   M Drop for Nonpayment of Tuition and Enrollment Fees
January 16 M Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday – Holiday Observance
January 23 M Day and Evening Instruction Begins
January 28 S Saturday Instruction Begins
February 5 Su Last Day to Drop Regular Session Classes and Receive A Refund
Note: Short-term and open-entry classes must be dropped within 10% of the first class meeting to receive a refund.  2017 Spring Refund Drop Deadline Schedule.
 February 5 Su Last Day to Drop Regular Session Classes Without a “W” Appearing on Transcripts
February 5 Su Last Day to Add Regular Session Classes
February 5 Su Census Due  – Instructors Verify Enrollment in Classes
February 10 F Last Day to File for PASS/NO PASS Grading Option for Regular Session Classes
Feb. 17-20     F-M President’s Birthday – Holiday Observance
March 17 F Last Day to File Petitions for AA or AS Degree/Certificate
March 31               F Cesar Chavez- Holiday Observance
April 10-16 M-Su Spring Recess
May 1 M Last Day to Withdraw from Regular Session Classes and Receive a “W”.  All outstanding fees are due even if classes are dropped on this day.
May 1        M Attendance Verification Day – Instructors Verify Enrollment
May 19    F Malcolm X’s Birthday – Holiday Observance
May 20  S Saturday Instruction Ends
May 22-26  M-F Final Examinations
May 26 F Spring Semester Ends
May 29 M Memorial Day – Holiday Observance
June 5 M Grade Rosters/Rollbooks are Due   

NOTE:  Last day to drop without a “W” appearing on transcript may vary for Short-Term and Open-Entry, Open-Exit classes.

***Dates are subject to change.


Spring 2017 Priority Registration Dates:

Your  enrollment appointment date will be noted on your PASSPORT  Student Center  (under “Enrollment dates”) on or after  October 18, 2016


Student Group Registration Dates
EOPS- Extended Opportunity Program & Services




November 7, 2016

DSPS- Disabled Students Program & Services
Foster Youth





November 9, 2016


Puente Program
First Year Experience –  College of Alameda (Men of Color), Berkeley City College & Merritt College
New Matriculation Students (Complted Assessment, Orientation &Counseling)
 Umoja Program 
Persist Program
 Alameda Promise
 Oakland Promise


Continuing Student Priority Enrollment (Registration appointments are assigned based on academic status and units completed).  

Thurs, Nov. 10, 2016 –

Thurs, Nov. 24, 2016

Gateway to College (Laney)  



November 18, 2016         

College of Alameda Science Tech Institution
Open enrollment for new & returning students  




November 28, 2016

No Priority- Students with 100+ Units
No Priority-  Students on probation
High School Students Monday,

December 5, 2016                                                                                            


Note: Some students may not have enrollment appointments for the following reasons:

  • Placed on academic or progress probation or any combination thereof as defined in the Board Policies and District Administrative Procedure 4250 for two consecutive terms; or
  • Has earned one hundred (100) or more degree-applicable semester units at the district.

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