Fall 2021 Academic Calendar | GCTC

Fall 2021 Academic Calendar

 
  Session M03 8-Week Aug 16 - Oct 10 Session 8W2 8-Week Oct 14 - Dec 12 Session M02        12-Week Sept 13 - Dec 12 Session 1 16-Week Aug 16 - Dec 12
First Day of Session Aug 16 Oct 14 Sep 13 Aug 16
Last Day to add/drop/withdraw without a grade, and receive 100% refund        
Via Student Self-Service Enrollment Shopping Cart: Aug 16 Oct 14 Sep 14 Aug 18
Via Online Drop Form on Gateway Website: Aug 19 Oct 17 Sep 17 Aug 22
Last Day to withdraw/drop and receive a 50% refund Aug 30 Oct 28 Oct 4 Sep 14
Last day to drop without instructor approval signature and receive a grade of "W"  Sep 13 Nov 11 Oct 24 Oct 11
Last day to withdraw, at the discretion of the instructor, and receive a grade of "W" Oct 1 Dec 3 Dec 3 Dec 3
Last day of session Oct 10 Dec 12 Dec 12 Dec 5
Final Exams  Last scheduled meeting day Last scheduled meeting day Last scheduled meeting day Dec 6 - 12

Important Dates to Note:

  • August 9 - Last day to pay tuition in order to avoid cancellation of your registration for the semester
  • September 6 - Holiday - no classes
  • October 1 - Advanced Registration begins for spring term (Advanced = currently enrolled students)
  • October 11 - 12 - Fall Break - no classes
  • October 13 - College Wide Meeting - no classes
  • October 15 - Open Registration begins (Open = New/All students not currently registered)
  • October 15 - Fall applications for credentials due
  • November 24 - College Open - no classes
  • November 25 - 27 - Holiday Weekend - no classes

updated 12/1/20