Fall 2017
   

Fall  2017 - Important Dates
August 14 - December 19
August 14, 2017 Fall Semester Begins
August 20, 2017* LAST DAY TO ADD FULL-TERM CLASSES WITH ADD CODES at www.cos.edu
August 25, 2017 First Day "No Show" Rosters are Due for Full Term Classes
August 27, 2017* LAST DAY TO DROP FULL TERM CLASSES WITH A REFUND AND NO "W" at www.cos.edu
September 4, 2017 Labor Day Holiday - NO CLASSES and Offices Closed
September 5, 2017 Admissions Application Begin for Spring 2018 at www.cos.edu
September 8, 2017 ​Permanent Rosters are Due for Full Term Classes
October 19, 2017 Last Day to File for an Associate Degree for Fall 2017
October 20, 2017* FINAL DROP DATE: LAST DAY TO DROP CLASSES WITH A "W" ON TRANSCRIPT AND NO REFUND at www.cos.edu
November 10, 2017 Veterans' Day Holiday - NO CLASSES and Offices Closed
November 20 - 24, 2017 Thanksgiving Day Holiday - NO CLASSES; Offices closed November 22 - 24
December 13 - 19, 2017 Fall Final Exams
December 19, 2017 Fall Semester Ends; Last Day to Make up Incomplete 'I' Grades for Fall 2016 

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. 
 
 

Spring 2018

Spring 2018 - Registration Information
September 5, 2017 Admission Applications Begin for Spring 2018 at www.cos.edu
Starting November 6, 2017 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 27, 2017 Registration for New Students who have completed ALL matriculation.
​November 28, 2017 ​Registration for Early College High Schools (VTEC/UPHS)
​December 4, 2017 OPEN Registration - all Eligible Students - Registration continues through 11 pm of the day prior to the start of each semester.
​December 11, 2017 Registration for Concurrently Enrolled High School Students
​January 2, 2018 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 16 - 22, 2018 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  2018 - Important Dates
January 16 - May 23
​ January 15, 2018​ ​Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday - NO CLASSES and Offices Closed
January 16, 2018 Spring  Semester Begins
January 22, 2018* LAST DAY TO ADD FULL-TERM CLASSES WITH ADD CODES at www.cos.edu
January 26, 2018 First Day "No Show" Rosters are Due for Full Term Classes
January 29, 2018* LAST DAY TO DROP FULL TERM CLASSES WITH A REFUND AND NO "W" at www.cos.edu
January 31, 2018 2018-19 Financial Aid Priority Deadline
February 9, 2018 ​Permanent Rosters are Due for Full Term Classes
February 16, 2018 Lincoln Day Holiday - NO CLASSES and Offices Closed
February 19, 2018​ ​Presidents' Day Holiday - NO CLASSES and Offices Closed
February 22, 2018​ ​Last Day to File for an Associate's Degree for Spring 2018
March 2, 2018​ ​2018-19 Cal Grant Deadline for New/Transferring Students
March 23, 2018* FINAL DROP DATE: LAST DAY TO DROP CLASSES WITH A "W" ON TRANSCRIPT AND NO REFUND at www.cos.edu
March 26 - 30, 2018 Spring Break - NO CLASSES; Offices open March 26 - 28; closed March 29 - 30
May 17 - 23, 2018 Spring Final Exams
May 23, 2018 Spring Semester Ends; Last Day to Make up Incomplete 'I' Grades for Spring 2017 
May 24, 2018​ ​Commencement Ceremony

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: 10/10/2017 11:09 AM