Image: Scenes from around campus

Spring 2018 Important Dates & Deadlines/Enrollment Dates

5 October 2017

The dates for the Spring 2018 semester are January 22, 2018 to May 25, 2018.

Click here to See Spring 2018 Important Date


Date Day Description
January 15 M Martin Luther King Jr’s Birthday – Holiday Observance
January 22 M Day and Evening Instruction Begins
January 27 S Saturday Instruction Begins
January 27 S Last Day to Add without a Permission Number or Add Card
February 2 F Last Day to Add Regular Session Classes in person with a Permission Number on Add Card
February 4 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>>>2018 Spring Refund Drop Deadline Schedule.
February 4 Su Last Day to Drop Regular Session Classes Without a “W” Appearing on Transcripts.
February 4 Su Last Day to Add Regular Session Classes online with an Instructor issued Permission Number
February 5 M Census Due – Instructors Verify Enrollment in Classes
February 9 F Last Day to File for PASS/NO PASS  Grading Option for Regular Session Classes
February 16-19 F-M President’s Birthday– Holiday Observance
March 2 F Last Day to File Petitions for ADT Degree/Certificate 
March 16 F Last Day to File Petitions for AA/ AS Degree/Certificate 
March 22 Th Professional Day – No Instruction
March 31- April 6                                   S-F Spring Recess
April 2 M Cesar Chaves – Holiday Observance
April 26 Th 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.
April 26 Th Attendance Verification Day – Instructors Verify Enrollment
May 18  F     Malcolm X’s Birthday– Holiday Observance
May 19 S Saturday Instruction Ends
May 21-25    M-F Final Examinations
May 25 F Spring Semester Ends
May 28 M Memorial Day– Holiday Observance
June 1 F Grade Roster/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.

Saturday classes begins January 27 and meet every Saturday except February 17 and March 31. Saturday classes end on May 19. 

***Dates are subject to change.

Spring 2018 Priority Enrollment Dates:

Your  enrollment appointment date will be noted on your PASSPORT  Student Center  (under “Enrollment dates”) on or after October 18, 2017.

Click here to see ..Priority Enrollment Dates


Student Group Registration Dates

November 13, 2017

DSPS- Disabled Students Program & Services
EOPS- Extended Opportunity Program & Services
Foster Youth
Alameda Promise- All Wednesday,

November, 15, 2017


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 -Completed Assessment, Orientation & Counseling, Taken COUN 200A)
Oakland Promise- All
Persist Program (Berkeley City College)
Puente Program- Merritt College
Umoja Program- All


Continuing Student Priority Enrollment (Registration appointments are assigned based on academic status and units completed). November 16 –

November 30, 2017      

Alameda Science Tech Institution Friday,

December 01, 2017

Gateway to College- Laney
Open enrollment for new & returning students Monday,

December 04, 2017

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

December 11, 2017

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 27 September 2022
    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.