50th Anniversary

Academic Calendar

Quinsigamond Community College's academic calendar includes important dates for prospective students to keep in mind when applying to the College. These dates including the day classes start and end each semester, holidays for the College and breaks for students.

Fall 2014

Labor Day Holiday September 1 Monday
Fall Semester Classes Begin September 2 Tuesday
Drop/Add Period September 2-9 Tuesday-Tuesday
Withdrawal Period Begins September 10 Wednesday
All College Day – No Classes October 7 Tuesday
Columbus Day Holiday - No Classes October 13 Monday
Progress Grades Due October 29 Wednesday
Priority Registration for Returning/Active Students November 3-17 Monday-Monday
Veterans Day Holiday - No Classes November 11 Tuesday
Last Day to Withdraw Without Penalty November 14 Friday
Last Day to Change a Course to or from Audit November 14 Friday
Deadline for Completion of “12 Week” Incomplete November 26 Wednesday
Thanksgiving Recess - No Classes November 27-30 Thursday-Sunday
Final Week of Classes December 10-16 Wednesday-Tuesday
(Day Classes are two hours in length to allow for a two hour final examination if the faculty chooses to use the class time for this purpose – Evening and Weekend classes are allotted at least 2 hours so no adjustment in schedule is required)
Final Grades due to Registrar (48 hours after last class/exam) December 18 Thursday

Intersession 2015

Classes Begin January 2 Friday
Last Day of Classes/Exams January 15 Thursday

Spring 2015

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday January 19 Monday - HOLIDAY
Classes Begin January 20 Tuesday
All College Day February 3 Tuesday – No classes
President's Day Holiday February 16 Monday – HOLIDAY - No classes
Spring Recess March 15-21 Sunday – Saturday – No classes
Easter Sunday April 5 No classes
Patriots' Day Holiday April 20 Monday – HOLIDAY - No classes
Last Day of Classes/Exams May 12 Tuesday
Commencement May 21 (Thursday at 4:00 p.m.

Summer 2015

Summer 1
Classes Begin May 18 Monday
Commencement – No day or evening classes May 21 Thursday
Memorial Day holiday – No Classes May 25 Monday
Last day of Classes/Exams June 25 Thursday
Summer 2
July Fourth Holiday Observed July 3 Friday
July Fourth Holiday July 4 Saturday
Classes Begin July 6 Monday
Last Day of Classes/Exams August 11 Tuesday