Image: Scenes from around campus

Fall 2021 Important Dates & Deadlines/Enrollment Dates

20 May 2021

The dates for the Fall 2021 semester.

Click here to See Fall 2021 Important Date

Date Day Description
August 9 M  Drop for nonpayment of Tuition and Enrollment Fees
August 23 M Day and Evening Instruction Begins
August 28 S Saturday Instruction Begins
August 29 Su Last Day to Add without a Permission Number or Add card
September 3 F Last Day to Add Regular Session Classes in person with a Permission Number on Add Card
September 6 M  Labor Day – Holiday Observance
September 6 M 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>>>2020 Fall Refund Drop Deadline Schedule.
September 6 M Last Day to Drop Regular Session Classes Without a  “W”  Appearing on Transcripts
September 6 M Last Day to Add Regular Session Classes online with an Instructor issued Permission Number
September 6 M Census Roster Due  ” Online and On Time”
September 10 F Last Day to File for PASS/NO PASS Grading Option for Regular Session Classes
October 8 F Last Day to File Petitions for AA, AS, or ADT  Degree/Certificate 
October 20 W Professional Day – No Instruction
Nov. 11                                       Th Veteran’s Day – Holiday Observance
Nov. 19 F Last Day to Withdraw from Regular Session Classes with a grade of  “W”. All outstanding fees are due even if classes are dropped on this day.
Nov. 19 F Attendance Verification Day – Instructors Verify Enrollment and Submit Rosters “Online and On Time”
Nov. 25 – 28   Th-Su     Thanksgiving – Holiday Observance
December 11 S Saturday Instruction Ends
Dec. 12-17   Su-F Final Examinations
December 17 F Fall Semester Ends
January 3 M Final Grade 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, see the online Academic Calendar for updated information.

Fall 2021 Priority Enrollment Dates:

Your  enrollment appointment date will be noted on your Student Campus Solutions (under “Academic Record”) on or after April 01, 2021.

Click here to see ..Priority Enrollment Dates

Student Group Registration Dates
April 12, 2021
DSPS- Disabled Students Program & Services
EOPS- Extended Opportunity Program & Services
Foster Youth
Student Ambassadors April  19, 2021
Athletes- College of Alameda, Laney College, Merritt College
First Year Experience – College of Alameda (Men of Color), Berkeley City College & Merritt College
MESA -College of Alameda
New Matriculation Students  (COUN 200A)
Alameda Promise- All
Oakland Promise- All
Berkeley Promise- All
Restoring Our Communities
Puente Program- Merritt College
Umoja Program- All
Society of Scholars


Matriculating Students April  21, 2021
Exempt Students 
ASTI and Gateway to College
Open Enrollment

Loss of Priority

April 26, 2021
High School Students April 26, 2021

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.

Filed under: Academic Calendar

  • Admissions & Records

    Tuesday 30 May 2023
    Powered by Wordpress

  • Since 1964, the Peralta Community College District - comprised of Berkeley City College, College of Alameda, Laney College and Merritt College - has served the cities of Alameda, Albany, Berkeley, Emeryville, Oakland and Piedmont by providing 25,000 students each semester with a range of educational programs and life-long learning opportunities.