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. 
 
 

Summer & Fall 2018

Summer & Fall 2018 - Registration Information
September 5, 2017 Admission Applications Begin for Summer & Fall 2018 at www.cos.edu
Starting April 2, 2018 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 27 & 28, 2018* Registration for Students who have completed STEPS
April 30, 2018 Registration for New Students who have completed ALL matriculation.
May 1, 2018 Registration for Early College High Schools (VTECH / UPHS)
Starting May 2, 2018 OPEN Registration - all Eligible Students - Registration continues through 11 pm of the day prior to the start of each semester/session.
May 14, 2018 Summer Registration for Concurrently Enrolled High School Students
May 21, 2018 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, 2018 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 23, 2018 Fall Registration for Concurrently Enrolled High School Students
July 30, 2018, 2018 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 13 - 19, 2018 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 2018 - Important Dates
Summer Session 1: June 4 - June 28
Summer Session 2: June 18 - July 26
Summer Session 3: July 2 - July 27
June 4, 2018 Summer Session 1 Begins; Late Registration with Add Codes
June 5, 2018 Session 1: Last Day for Add Codes and to Drop w/Refund and no "W" at www.cos.edu
June 8, 2018 First Day "No Show" Rosters are Due for Summer Session 1 Classes
June 15, 2018 Permanent Rosters are Due for Summer Session 1 Classes
June 18, 2018 Summer Session 1 Final Drop Date - "W" and No Refund at www.cos.edu
June 18, 2018 Summer Session 2 Begins; Late Registration with Add Codes
June 19, 2018 Session 2: Last Day for Add Codes and to Drop w/Refund and no "W" at www.cos.edu
June 22, 2018 First Day "No Show" Rosters are Due for Summer Session 2 Classes
June 29, 2018 Permanent Rosters are Due for Summer Session 2 Classes
July 2, 2018 Summer Session 3 Begins; Late Registration with Add Codes
July 3, 2018 Session 3: Last Day for Add Codes and to Drop w/Refund and no "W" at www.cos.edu
July 4, 2018 Independence Day Holiday - All Offices Closed.
July 6, 2018 First Day "No Show" Rosters are Due for Summer Session 3 Classes
July 11, 2018 Summer Session 2 Final Drop Date - "W" and No Refund at www.cos.edu
July 13, 2018 Permanent Rosters are Due for Summer Session 3 Classes
July 17, 2018 Summer Session 3 Final Drop Date - "W" and No Refund at www.cos.edu
 
 
Fall 2018 - Important Dates
August 13 - December 14
August 13, 2018 Fall Semester Begins
August 19, 2018** LAST DAY TO ADD FULL-TERM CLASSES WITH ADD CODES at www.cos.edu
August 24, 2018 First Day "No Show" Rosters are Due for Full Term Classes
August 26, 2018** LAST DAY TO DROP FULL TERM CLASSES WITH A REFUND AND NO "W" at www.cos.edu
September 3, 2018 Labor Day Holiday - NO CLASSES
September 4, 2018 WEB Admission Application Begin for Spring 2019 at www.cos.edu
​September 7, 2018 ​Permanent Rosters are Due for Full Term Classes
October 18, 2018 Last Day to File for an Associate Degree for Fall 2018
October 19, 2018** FINAL DROP DATE: LAST DAY TO DROP CLASSES WITH A "W" ON TRANSCRIPT AND NO REFUND at www.cos.edu
November 12, 2018 Veterans' Day Holiday - NO CLASSES
November 21 - 23, 2018 Thanksgiving Day Holiday - NO CLASSES - Offices Closed
December 10 - 14, 2018 Fall Final Exams
December 14, 2018 Fall Semester Ends; Last Day to Make up Incomplete 'I' Grades for Fall 2017

 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.
 
* For more information on STEPS, please contact the Welcome Center at 730-3702.
** These add/drop dates do not apply to short-term classes. Each short-term class has its own add & drop date. 
 
Last Updated: 2/20/2018 4:16 PM