Spring 2016: January 11
 - May 19
Spring 2016 - Registration Information
September 8, 2015 Admission Applications Begin for Spring 2016 at www.cos.edu
Starting November 9, 2015 Priority Registration: Per AP 5055, students owing any money for prior or current semesters will be denied registration unless on a current payment plan.
November 30, 2015 Registration for New Students who have completed ALL matriculation.
December 2, 2015​ ​Registration for Early College High Schools (VTech/UPHS)
Dec. 7, 2015 - Jan. 10, 2016 OPEN Registration - all Eligible Students - Registration continues through 11 pm of the day prior to the start of each semester.
Dec. 14, 2015 - Jan. 10, 2016 Registration for Concurrently Enrolled High School Students
January 6, 2016 Registration for Students who have accumulated 100 or more units at COS with the exception of those in the Nursing Program, Public Training Safety Academies and those who petition for an exception per AP 5055.
January 11 - 19, 2016 Late Registration with Add Codes: Per AP 5073, students must be in attendance the first day of instruction in order to obtain an add code from the instructor.
   

Spring 2016 - Important Dates
January 11, 2016 Spring Semester Begins
January 18, 2016 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday - NO CLASSES and Offices Closed
January 19, 2016* LAST DAY TO ADD FULL-TERM CLASSES WITH ADD CODES at www.cos.edu
January 22, 2016 First Day "No Show" Rosters are Due for Full Term Classes
January 25, 2016* LAST DAY TO DROP FULL TERM CLASSES WITH A REFUND AND NO "W" at www.cos.edu
February 8, 2016 Permanent Rosters are Due for Full Term Classes
February 12, 2016 Lincoln Day Holiday - NO CLASSES and Offices Closed
February 15, 2016 Presidents' Day Holiday - NO CLASSES and Offices Closed
February 25, 2016 Last Day to File for an Associate Degree for Spring 2016
March 2, 2016 2016-17 Cal Grant Deadline for New/Transferring Students
March 18, 2016* FINAL DROP DATE: LAST DAY TO DROP CLASSES WITH A "W" ON TRANSCRIPT AND NO REFUND at www.cos.edu
March 21 - 25, 2016 Spring Break - NO CLASSES; Offices open March 21 - 23; closed March 24 - 25
April 30, 2016 2016-17 Financial Aid Priority Deadline
May 13 - 19, 2016 Spring Final Exams
May 19, 2016 Commencement Ceremony
May 19, 2016 Spring Semester Ends; Last Day to Make up Incomplete 'I' Grades for Spring 2015 

 SHORT TERM CLASSES: For late registration, add codes are required beginning the 1st day of the class and are valid 1-3 days only. View add, drop, and refund dates on Banner Class Search.
 
* These add/drop dates do not apply to short-term classes. Each short-term class has its own add & drop date. 
 
Last Updated: 1/11/2016 10:44 AM