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View our academic calendars below for all important dates and deadlines. For help understanding the setup of our semesters at NCC, view our Course Formats page.

For important dates regarding classes that run on a non-standard schedule, contact the Records Office – Bethlehem Campus or Enrollment Office – Monroe Campus.

Fall 2022

Tuition/Fee Date Tuesday, August 9
New faculty orientation Monday- Tuesday, August 22-23
Opening Days for Faculty and Staff Thursday- Friday, August 25-26
Classes Begin Saturday, August 27
Last day for full tuition/fee refund Friday, September 2
Last day to add classes (A class may be added if that class has not met for more than the equivalent of one week’s classes) Friday, September 2
Labor Day Holiday – College Closed Saturday–Monday, September 3-5
Last day for 50% tuition/fee refund Monday, September 19
Last day to drop classes Monday, September 19
Withdrawal period begins - a W will appear on transcript. Tuesday, September 20 - Friday, December 2
Fall Break – No Monday or Tuesday day classes or Tuesday evening classes held; Monday evening classes meet Monday-Tuesday, October 10-11
Mid-semester Progress notices due Wednesday, October 19, noon
Priority Registration for Spring begins for military affiliated students Friday-Monday, October 21-October 24
Priority Registration for Spring begins for select student cohorts Tuesday, October 25
Priority Registration for Spring begins for currently enrolled students with 35+ completed credits Wednesday, October 26
Priority Registration for Spring begins for currently enrolled students with 11+ completed credits Thursday, October 27
Priority Registration for Spring continues for currently enrolled students Friday, October 28
Registration for Spring begins for New and Re-Admit students Monday, October 31
Calendar Adjustment: Wednesday day and evening classes not held, but Monday day classes meet on Wednesday Wednesday, November 23
Thanksgiving Holiday – College Closed 5pm Wednesday-Sunday, November 23-27
Last Day to withdraw from classes – a "W" will appear on transcript. No refunds Friday, December 2
Registration for Current, New, and Re-Admit students begins for Summer Monday, December 5
Registration for Current, New, and Re-Admit students begins for Summer Monday, December 12
Classes End Saturday, December 10
Reading Day Monday, December 12
Final written work and projects due Tuesday, December 13, noon
Examination Period (Monday for Monday evening classes only) Monday-Saturday, December 12-17
Final Grades due Tuesday, December 20, noon
Last day to apply for December graduation Friday, December 23, 4 pm
Winter Holiday – College Closed Monday, December 26 - Friday, December 30
Incomplete Deadline Friday, May 19, 2023

*The College may schedule make-up days to recover lost instructional time in the event that closures for inclement weather and/or other circumstances result in the loss of more than one week of instructional time in campus-based courses.
** Reference to “evening classes” denotes any course with a start time of 5 pm or later.


Mid-Fall 2022

Tuition/Fee Date* Monday, September 19
Classes Begin Monday, October 3
Last day for full tuition/fee refund Thursday, October 6
Last day to add classes Thursday, October 6
Fall Break – No Monday or Tuesday day classes or Tuesday evening classes held; Monday evening classes meet Monday-Tuesday, October 10-11
Last day for 50% tuition/fee refund Friday, October 14
Last day to drop classes Friday, October 14
Withdrawal Period - a "W" will appear on transcript. No refunds. Saturday, October 15 - Friday, December 2
Thanksgiving Holiday- College Closed 5pm Wednesday-Sunday, November 23-27
Last day to withdraw from classes – a “W” will appear on transcript. No refunds. Friday, December 2
Classes End Saturday, December 10
Reading Day Monday, December 12
Examination Period Monday-Saturday, December 12-17
Final Grades Due Tuesday, December 20, noon
Incomplete Deadline Friday, May 19, 2023

* Tuition/fee due date for Mid-Fall only students.


Accelerated Fall I 2022

Tuition/Fee Date* Tuesday, August 10
Classes Begin Saturday, August 27
Last day for tuition/fee refund Thursday, September 1
Last day to add classes Thursday, September 1
Labor Day Holiday – College Closed Saturday – Monday, September 3-5
Last day for 50% tuition/fee refund Thursday, September 8
Last day to drop classes Thursday, September 8
Withdrawal period - a W will appear on transcript. No refunds. Friday, September 9- Tuesday, October 11
Fall break - No classes held Monday- Tuesday, October 10-11
Last day to withdraw from classes- a "W" will appear on transcript. No refunds. Tuesday, October 11
Classes End Monday, October 17
Examination Period Tuesday- Wednesday, October 18-19
Final Grades Due Thursday, October 20, 12 noon
Incomplete Deadline Monday, March 20, 2023

Accelerated Fall II 2022

Tuition/Fee Date** Monday, September 19
Classes Begin Monday, October 24
Last day for tuition/fee refund Thursday, October 27
Last day to add classes Thursday, October 27
Last day for 50% tuition/fee refund Thursday, November 3
Last day to drop classes Thursday, November 3
Withdrawal period - a W will appear on transcript. No refunds. Friday, November 4- Tuesday, December 6
Thanksgiving Holiday – College Closed 5pm Wednesday-Sunday, November 23-27
Last day to withdraw from classes- a "W" will appear on transcript. No refunds. Tuesday, December 6
Classes End Saturday, December 10
Examination Period (Monday for Monday evening classes only) Monday-Saturday, December 12-17
Final Grades Due Tuesday, December 20, noon
Incomplete Deadline Friday, May 19, 2023

**Tuition/fee due date for Accelerated Fall II only students.

  • For important dates regarding classes that run on a non-standard schedule, contact the Records Office.

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