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Academic Calendars

The academic calendars show students the dates for deadlines and college-wide events that happen throughout the semester. Students can refer to the academic calendars for information on holidays, term dates, financial deadlines, add/drop deadlines, withdrawal dates, and graduation.

Archived academic calendars are available for previous semesters. Provisional calendars are available for future semesters.

Fall 2020

March 16, 2020

Priority registration for returning students

March 23, 2020

Open registration (new and returning students)

August 3, 2020

Tuition Due

August 24, 2020

First Day of Classes

August 31, 2020

Last day to add classes

September 7, 2020

Labor Day (college closed, no classes)

September 9, 2020

Last day to drop 16-week course and receive a tuition refund

October 29, 2020

Last day to withdraw from a 16-week course without academic penalty (see note)

November 3, 2020

Election Day (college closed, no classes)

November 25, 2020

Thanksgiving Holiday Begin (no classes, college closed at noon)

November 29, 2020

Thanksgiving Holiday End (no classes, college closed)

December 18, 2020

Last day of classes (including examination)

Note: Students who wish to withdraw without academic penalty should contact a counselor to determine the appropriate procedure and date. Withdrawals through completion of sixty percent of a session will result in a W grade. After sixty percent of a session is completed, a withdrawal will result in a grade of F in a credit course or a grade of U in a developmental course, except under mitigating circumstances that must be documented by the instructor and approved by the academic dean.

Updated 6/18/2020

March 16, 2020

Priority registration for returning students

March 23, 2020

Open registration (new and returning students)

August 3, 2020

Tuition Due

September 21, 2020

First Day of Classes

September 25, 2020

Last day to add classes

October 5, 2020

Last day to drop 12-week course and receive a tuition refund

November 3, 2020

Election Day (college closed, no classes)

November 9, 2020

Last day to withdraw from a 12-week course without academic penalty (see note)

November 25, 2020

Thanksgiving Holiday Begin (no classes, college closed at noon)

November 29, 2020

Thanksgiving Holiday End (no classes, college closed)

December 18, 2020

Last day of classes (including examination)

Note: Students who wish to withdraw without academic penalty should contact a counselor to determine the appropriate procedure and date. Withdrawals through completion of sixty percent of a session will result in a W grade. After sixty percent of a session is completed, a withdrawal will result in a grade of F in a credit course or a grade of U in a developmental course, except under mitigating circumstances that must be documented by the instructor and approved by the academic dean.

Updated 6/18/2020

March 16, 2020

Priority registration for returning students

March 23, 2020

Open registration (new and returning students)

August 3, 2020

Tuition Due

August 24, 2020

First Day of Classes

August 26, 2020

Last day to add classes

September 1, 2020

Last day to drop 8-week course and receive a tuition refund

September 7, 2020

Labor Day (college closed, no classes)

September 28, 2020

Last day to withdraw from an 8-week course without academic penalty (see note)

October 19, 2020

Last day of classes (including examination)

Note: Students who wish to withdraw without academic penalty should contact a counselor to determine the appropriate procedure and date. Withdrawals through completion of sixty percent of a session will result in a W grade. After sixty percent of a session is completed, a withdrawal will result in a grade of F in a credit course or a grade of U in a developmental course, except under mitigating circumstances that must be documented by the instructor and approved by the academic dean.

Updated 2/10/20

March 16, 2020

Priority registration for returning students

March 23, 2020

Open registration (new and returning students)

August 3, 2020

Tuition Due

October 21, 2020

First Day of Classes

October 23, 2020

Last day to add classes

October 28, 2020

Last day to drop 8-week course and receive a tuition refund

November 3, 2020

Election Day (college closed, no classes)

November 23, 2020

Last day to withdraw from an 8-week course without academic penalty (see note)

November 25, 2020

Thanksgiving Holiday Begin (no classes, college closed at noon)

November 29, 2020

Thanksgiving Holiday End (no classes, college closed)

December 18, 2020

Last day of classes (including examination)

Note: Students who wish to withdraw without academic penalty should contact a counselor to determine the appropriate procedure and date. Withdrawals through completion of sixty percent of a session will result in a W grade. After sixty percent of a session is completed, a withdrawal will result in a grade of F in a credit course or a grade of U in a developmental course, except under mitigating circumstances that must be documented by the instructor and approved by the academic dean.

Updated 6/18/2020

November 30, 2020

Tuition Due

November 30, 2020

First Day of Classes

November 30, 2020

Last day to add  classes

December 2, 2020

Last day to drop a 3-week course and receive a tuition refund

December 11, 2020

Last day to withdraw from a 3-week course without academic penalty (see note)

December 18, 2020

Last day of class (excluding examinations)

Updated 8/13/2020

Spring 2021

October 26, 2020

Priority registration for returning students

November 2, 2020

Open registration (new and returning students)

December 14, 2020

Tuition Due

January 11, 2021

First Day of Classes

January 19, 2021

Last day to add classes

January 18, 2021

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (college closed, no classes)

January 27, 2021

Last day to drop 16-week course and receive a tuition refund

March 7, 2021

Spring Break Begin (no classes, college open)

March 14, 2021

Spring Break End (no classes, college open)

March 26, 2021

Last day to withdraw from a 16-week course without academic penalty (see note)

May 10, 2021

Last day of classes (including examination)

Note: Students who wish to withdraw without academic penalty should contact a counselor to determine the appropriate procedure and date. Withdrawals through completion of sixty percent of a session will result in a W grade. After sixty percent of a session is completed, a withdrawal will result in a grade of F in a credit course or a grade of U in a developmental course, except under mitigating circumstances that must be documented by the instructor and approved by the academic dean.

Updated 8/31/2020

October 26, 2020

Priority registration for returning students

November 2, 2020

Open registration (new and returning students)

December 14, 2020

Tuition Due

February 8, 2021

First Day of Classes

February 12, 2021

Last day to add classes

February 19, 2021

Last day to drop 12-week course and receive a tuition refund

March 7, 2021

Spring Break Begin (no classes, college open)

March 14, 2021

Spring Break End (no classes, college open)

April 5, 2021

Last day to withdraw from a 12-week course without academic penalty (see note)

May 7, 2021

Last day of classes (including examination)

Note: Students who wish to withdraw without academic penalty should contact a counselor to determine the appropriate procedure and date. Withdrawals through completion of sixty percent of a session will result in a W grade. After sixty percent of a session is completed, a withdrawal will result in a grade of F in a credit course or a grade of U in a developmental course, except under mitigating circumstances that must be documented by the instructor and approved by the academic dean.

Updated 8/31/2020

October 26, 2020

Priority registration for returning students

November 2, 2020

Open registration (new and returning students)

December 14, 2020

Tuition Due

January 11, 2021

First Day of Classes

January 13, 2021

Last day to add classes

January 18, 2021

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (college closed, no classes)

January 19, 2021

Last day to drop 8-week course and receive a tuition refund

February 15, 2021

Last day to withdraw from an 8-week course without academic penalty (see note)

March 8, 2021

Last day of classes (including examination)

Note: Students who wish to withdraw without academic penalty should contact a counselor to determine the appropriate procedure and date. Withdrawals through completion of sixty percent of a session will result in a W grade. After sixty percent of a session is completed, a withdrawal will result in a grade of F in a credit course or a grade of U in a developmental course, except under mitigating circumstances that must be documented by the instructor and approved by the academic dean.

Updated 8/31/20

October 26, 2020

Priority registration for returning students

November 2, 2020

Open registration (new and returning students)

December 14, 2020

Tuition Due

March 15, 2021

First Day of Classes

March 17, 2021

Last day to add classes

March 22, 2021

Last day to drop 8-week course and receive a tuition refund

April 15, 2021

Last day to withdraw from an 8-week course without academic penalty (see note)

May 7, 2021

Last day of classes (including examination)

Note: Students who wish to withdraw without academic penalty should contact a counselor to determine the appropriate procedure and date. Withdrawals through completion of sixty percent of a session will result in a W grade. After sixty percent of a session is completed, a withdrawal will result in a grade of F in a credit course or a grade of U in a developmental course, except under mitigating circumstances that must be documented by the instructor and approved by the academic dean.

Updated 8/31/2020

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Enrollment Services Offices

Regular office hours are:
Monday and Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Chesapeake

Pass Building, Rm 175
1428 Cedar Road
Chesapeake, VA 23322
757-822-5117
enrollchesapeake@tcc.edu

Norfolk

Andrews Building
315 Granby St.
Norfolk, VA 23510
757-822-1210
enrollnorfolk@tcc.edu

Portsmouth

Building A, Room A130
120 Campus Drive
Portsmouth, VA 23701
757-822-2192
enrollportsmouth@tcc.edu

Virginia Beach

Building B (Bayside), Room B105
1700 College Crescent
Virginia Beach, VA 23453
757-822-7101
vbenrollment@tcc.edu