Spring 2017: January 18 - May 25

Spring 2017 - Registration Information
September 6, 2016 Admission Applications Begin for Spring 2017 at www.cos.edu
Starting November 7, 2016 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 28, 2016 Registration for New Students who have completed ALL matriculation.
​November 30, 2016​ ​Registration for Early College High Schools (VTEC / UPHS)
Dec. 5, 2016 - Jan. 17, 2017 OPEN Registration - all Eligible Students - Registration continues through 11 pm of the day prior to the start of each semester.
Dec. 12, 2016 - Jan. 17, 2017 Registration for Concurrently Enrolled High School Students
January 11, 2017 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 18 - 24, 2017 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 2017 - Important Dates
January 16, 2017 ​Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
January 18, 2017  Spring Semester Begins
January 24, 2017* LAST DAY TO ADD FULL-TERM CLASSES WITH ADD CODES at www.cos.edu
January 27, 2017 First Day "No Show" Rosters are Due for Full Term Classes
January 30, 2017* LAST DAY TO DROP FULL TERM CLASSES WITH A REFUND AND NO "W" at www.cos.edu
February 10, 2017 Permanent Rosters are Due for Full Term Classes
February 17, 2017 Lincoln Day Holiday - NO CLASSES and Offices Closed
February 20, 2017 Presidents' Day Holiday - NO CLASSES and Offices Closed
February 23, 2017 Last Day to File for an Associate Degree for Spring 2017
March 2, 2017 2017-18 Cal Grant Deadline for New/Transferring Students
March 24, 2017* FINAL DROP DATE: LAST DAY TO DROP CLASSES WITH A "W" ON TRANSCRIPT AND NO REFUND at www.cos.edu
April 10-14, 2017 Spring Break - NO CLASSES; Offices open April 10 - 12; closed April 13 - 14
April 30, 2017 2017-18 Financial Aid Priority Deadline
May 19 - 25, 2017 Spring Final Exams
May 25, 2017 Commencement Ceremony
May 25, 2017 Spring Semester Ends; Last Day to Make up Incomplete 'I' Grades for Spring 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. 
 


Summer and Fall 2017

Summer and Fall 2017 - Registration Information
September 6, 2016 Admission Applications Begin for Summer/Fall 2017 at www.cos.edu
Starting March 27, 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.
​April 28 - 29, 2017  ​Registration for Students who have completed STEPS
​May 1, 2017 Registration for New Students who have completed ALL matriculation.
​May 2, 2017 ​Registration for Early College High Schools (VTEC / UPHS)
​May 3, 2017 OPEN Registration - all Eligible Students - Registration continues through 11 pm of the day prior to the start of each semester.
​May 15, 2017 Summer Registration for Concurrently Enrolled High School Students
​May 31, 2017 Summer 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.
Please see the Important Summer Dates below Summer 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.
​July 1, 2017 ​Payment Deadline: Students must pay FALL fees by July 1st OR 2 weeks after registration (whichever is later) to avoid the possibility of being dropped from classes.
​July 24, 2017 Fall Registration for Concurrently Enrolled High School Students
​August 9, 2017 Fall ​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.
​August 14 - 20, 2017 Fall 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.
 
 
 

Summer 2017 - Important Dates 
Summer Session 1: June 5 - June 29
Summer Session 2: June 19 - July 27
Summer Session 3: July 5 - July 31

June 5, 2017 Summer Session 1 Begins: Late Registration with Add Codes
June 6, 2017 Session 1: Last Day for Add Codes and to Drop with Refund and no "W" at www.cos.edu
June 9, 2017 First Day "No Show" Rosters are Due for Summer Session 1 Classes
June 16, 2017 Permanent Rosters are Due for Summer Session 1 Classes
June 19, 2017 Summer Session 2 Begins: Late Registration with Add Codes
June 19, 2017 Summer Session 1 Final Drop Date: LAST DAY TO DROP CLASSES WITH A "W" ON TRANSCRIPT AND NO REFUND at www.cos.edu
June 20, 2017 Session 2: Last Day for Add Codes and to Drop with Refund and no "W" at www.cos.edu
June 23, 2017 First Day "No Show" Rosters are Due for Summer Session 2 Classes
June 30, 2017 Permanent Rosters are Due for Summer Session 2 Classes
July 4, 2017  Independence Day Holiday - NO CLASSES - All Offices Closed
July 5, 2017 Summer Session 3 Begins: Late Registration with Add Codes
July 6, 2017 Session 3: Last Day for Add Codes and to Drop with Refund and no "W" at www.cos.edu
July 7, 2017 First Day "No Show" Rosters are Due for Summer Session 3 Classes
July 12, 2017 Summer Session 2 Final Drop Date: LAST DAY TO DROP CLASSES WITH A "W" ON TRANSCRIPT AND NO REFUND at www.cos.edu
July 14, 2017 Permanent Rosters are Due for Summer Session 3 Classes
July 19, 2017 Summer Session 3 Final Drop Date: LAST DAY TO DROP CLASSES WITH A "W" ON TRANSCRIPT AND NO REFUND at www.cos.edu


   
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;  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. 
 
 
Last Updated: 3/3/2017 4:31 PM