Running Start Academic Calendar

The FVCC academic calendar is on a semester schedule. Keep in mind, FVCC holiday and vacation days differ from area high school schedules. You’ll be expected to attend your courses even if your high school isn’t in session.

Term: Fall Semester 2015

Courses Begin: August 27th

August 10 – Running Start Registration

August 24 –  College In-Service (College Closed)

August 27 – Semester Begins

September 2 – Last Day to Register for Full Semester Classes Without Instructor’s Signature

September 7 – Labor Day Holiday (College & ECC Closed)

September 10 – 

  • Last Day to Register for Full Semester Courses (Instructor’s Permission Required)
  • Last Day to Drop Full Semester Courses To Avoid Losing Waiver Credit

September 17 – Last Day to Drop Full Semester Courses without a “W” Grade Recorded

October 12 – Columbus Day (Classes Will Meet)

November 11 – Veterans’ Day Observed (Classes Will Meet)

November 19 – Last Day to Drop or Request/Rescind an Audit For Full Semester Courses

November 26 & 27 – Thanksgiving Holiday (College Closed)

December 14 – 17 –Finals

December 17 – Semester Ends

December 24 – January 1 – Semester Break (College Closed)


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Last modified: August 24, 2015