Aug 05, 2020  
UNDER REVIEW 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
UNDER REVIEW 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Undergraduate Academic Calendar

The academic calendar at North Central College consists of two 16-week semesters, a three-week May Term, a 10-week summer session. Students take an average of 16 credit hours per semester. May Term may be devoted to special study opportunities, such as study away courses, in-depth research or community engaged learning experiences.

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  2020–2021 2021–2022
Fall Semester (Details Coming Soon)     
Classes Begin August 24 August 25
Labor Day will be an instructional day (College offices open as determined by each respective vice president) September 7 September 6
Last Day of Session I classes October 8  
Fall Break - No Classes; College Offices Open October 9 October 18–19
First Day of Session II classes October 12  
Thanksgiving Break - No Classes; College Offices Close at Noon November 25 November 24–26
Thanksgiving Break - No Classes, College Offices Closed November 26–27  
Classes End November 24 December 10
Reading Day November 30  
Final Examinations (remote) December 1–4 December 13–16
Holiday Break Begins December 5 December 17

Spring Semester      
Classes Begin January 11 January 10
MLK Holiday - No Morning Classes January 18 January 17
Spring Break - College Offices Open March 15–19 March 14–18
Classes Resume March 22 March 21
Good Friday Holiday - No Afternoon Classes April 2 April 15
Honor's Day - No Classes April 22 April 21
Classes End April 30 April 29
Final Examinations May 3-6 May 2–5
Commencement May 9 May 8

May Term Classes Begin May 10 May 9
May Term Classes End May 28 May 27
Memorial Day Holiday May 31 May 30
Summer Session Classes Begin June 1 May 31
Independence Day Holiday July 5 July 4
Summer Session Classes End August 6 August 5

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