2019-2020 College Catalog 
    
    Aug 23, 2019  
2019-2020 College Catalog

Academic Calendar



The Pellissippi State Academic Calendar is subject to change at any time prior to or during an academic term because of emergencies or causes beyond the reasonable control of the College, including severe weather, loss of utility services or orders by federal or state agencies. In addition to the full-term calendars listed below, Pellissippi State offers accelerated sessions during each of the fall, spring and summer semesters.

Visit the Academic Calendar on the College website for the current semester’s accelerated session dates, payment deadlines, registration days and other important dates.

 

Summer Session 2019/Full Term (Eight Weeks)

In addition to the 8-week session listed below, the College offers 4-week, 5-week and 10-week sessions during the summer. Visit the Academic Calendar for details.

Registration Begins October 23, 2018
Priority Financial Aid Application Deadline (Missing the deadline will delay financial aid award and may prevent charging at Bookstore) April 1, 2019
Schedule Confirmation and Fee Deadline for Registration that Occurred on or before May 14 May 13
State Employee Waiver Registration Begins May 15
Application Deadline May 21
Accuplacer Test Deadline May 22
Schedule Confirmation and Fee Deadline May 24
100% Refund for Full-Term Courses Deadline May 24
Holiday, Memorial Day, College Closed May 27
Classes Begin Tuesday, May 28
Add Classes/Change to or from Audit - Last Day May 29
75% Refund Deadline June 3
Drop a Class Without a Grade of W - Deadline June 10
25% Refund Deadline June 10
Waiver or Discount Forms Deadline  June 10
Graduation Application Deadline for Summer 2019 Commencement
(Students who graduate in the summer may participate in the Fall Commencement Ceremony)
June 28
Deadline to Drop/Withdraw from Full-Term Courses with a W Grade July 3
Holiday, Independence Day, College Closed July 4
Last Day of Classes for Full-Term Courses July 23
Grades Due in Enrollment Services 4:30 p.m., July 25

Fall Semester 2019

In addition to the 15-week session listed below, the College offers 5-week, 7-week and 10-week sessions during the fall. Visit the Academic Calendar for details. 

Registration Begins April 1, 2019
Priority Financial Aid Application Deadline
(Missing the deadline will delay financial aid award and may prevent charging at Bookstore)
July 1
Schedule Confirmation and Fee Deadline for Registration that Occurred on or before August 6  August 6
State Employee Waiver Registration Begins  August 8
New Faculty Report August 12
Schedule Confirmation and Fee Deadline August 13
All Faculty Report August 14
Application Deadline August 16
Bookstore Charge Period August 19-30
Accuplacer Test Deadline  August 19
100% Refund Deadline  August 23
Classes Begin Monday, August 26
Add Classes/Change to or from Audit - Last Day August 28
Holiday, Labor Day, College Closed September 2
Schedule Confirmation and Fee Deadline  September 3
75% Refund Deadline September 6
Drop a Class Without a Grade of W - Deadline September 6
Waiver or Discount Forms Deadline September 6
Release of Financial Aid Refunds Begins September 16
25% Refund Deadline  September 20
Saturday Classes will meet October 5
Fall Break October 7-8
Graduation Application Deadline for Fall 2019 Commencement
(Your name will not appear in the Fall Commencement ceremony program if you miss this deadline)
October 11
I grades change to F for Spring and Summer October 18
Registration begins for Spring and Summer 2020 Begins October 23
Deadline to Drop/Withdraw from Full-Term Courses with a W Grade November 1
Classes do not meet November 27
Holiday, Thanksgiving, College Closed November 28-December 1
Last Day of Classes December 7
Exam Period December 9-12
Grades Due in Enrollment Services 4:30 p.m., December 13
Fall Commencement Ceremony Friday, December 13
 

Spring Semester 2020

In addition to the 15-week session listed below, the College offers 5-week, 7-week and 10-week sessions during the fall. Visit the Academic Calendar for details.    

Registration for Spring and Summer 2020 Begins October 23, 2019
Priority Financial Aid Application Deadline (Missing the deadline will delay financial aid award and may prevent charging at Bookstore) December 2
Faculty Report - All January 6
Schedule Confirmation and Fee Deadline for Registration that Occurred on or before January 8, 2020 January 8
State Employee Waiver Registration Begins January 10
Application Deadline January 13, 2020
Accuplacer Test Deadline  January 14
Bookstore Charge Period January 13-24
100% Refund Deadline January 17
Classes Begin Tuesday, January 21
Holiday, Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday, College Closed January 20
Add Classes/Change to or from Audit - Last Day January 23
Schedule Confirmation and Fee Deadline January 28
75% Refund Deadline February 3
Waiver or Discount Forms Deadline  February 3
Drop a Class Without a Grade of W Deadline  February 3
Release of Financial Aid Refunds Begins February 11
Fall I Grades (Incompletes) Change to F March 13
25% Refund Deadline  February 14
Graduation Application Deadline for Spring 2020 Commencement
(Failure to meet this deadline means your name will not appear in the Spring Commencement Ceremony program)

March 6

Saturday Classes Will Meet March 14
Spring Break March 16-22
Deadline to Drop/Withdraw from Full-Term Courses with a W Grade March 27
Registration for Fall 2020 Begins April 6
Credit Classes Do Not Meet     April 10-12
Last Day of Classes May 2
Exam Period May 4-7
Grades Due in Enrollment Services 4:30 p.m., May 8
Spring Commencement Ceremony Friday, May 8

Summer Session 2020/Full Term (Eight Weeks)

In addition to the 8-week session listed below, the College offers 4-week, 5-week and 10-week sessions during the summer. Visit the Academic Calendar for details.

Registration Begins October 23, 2019
Priority Financial Aid Application Deadline (Missing the deadline will delay financial aid award and may prevent charging at Bookstore) April 1, 2020
Registration Begins for Fall April 6
Schedule Confirmation and Fee Deadline for Registration that Occurred on or Prior to May 13 May 13
State Employee Waiver Registration Begins May 15
Application Deadline May 20
Bookstore Textbook Charge Period May 20-28
Accuplacer Test Deadline May 21
Schedule Confirmation and Fee Deadline May 22
100% Refund for Full-Term Courses - Deadline  May 22
Holiday, Memorial Day, College Closed May 25
Classes Begin Tuesday, May 26
Add Classes/Change to or from Audit - Last Day May 27
75% Refund for Full-Term Courses - Deadline June 2
Drop a Class Without a Grade of W - Deadline  June 8
25% Refund for Full-Term Courses - Deadline June 9
Waiver or Discount Forms Deadline June 8
Financial Aid Refunds, Begin Releasing June 12
Graduation Application Deadline for Summer 2020
(Students who graduate in the summer may participate in the Fall Commencement Ceremony)
June 26
Deadline to Drop/Withdraw from Full-Term Courses with a W Grade July 1
Holiday, Independence Day, College Closed July 3-4
Last Day of Classes for Full-Term Courses July 22
Grades Due in Enrollment Services 4:30 p.m., July 24