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    Dyersburg State Community College
   
 
  Sep 26, 2017
 
 
    
2014-2015 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar 2014-2015


 

Please make note of the deadlines listed in the Academic Calendar, since some dates fall on weekends or holidays. Students without home access to the Internet are encouraged to utilize DSCC computer resources or to contact the One Stop Center located on the Dyersburg Campus, the DSCC Gibson County Center or the DSCC Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County.

Fall Semester 2014

April 7-20 Advising and Priority Registration for Summer and Fall 2014
April 21-August 26 Ongoing Registration for Fall 2014
July 15 Open House for New Students- Dyersburg Campus Student Center - (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
July 17 Open House for New Students- Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County - (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
August 1 Priority Date for Financial Aid Processing
August 11 Fall Fees are Due
August 18 Application Deadline for Fall 2014 - Last day to apply for admission or readmission if you were not enrolled Spring or Summer 2014
August 19 Fall Update (8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m for Faculty & Staff and 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. for Faculty)
  Adjunct Faculty Workshop - Dyersburg Campus(4:30 - 8:30 p.m.)
August 20 Open House for New Students - Dyersburg Campus Student Center -(2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
August 21 Open House for New Students - Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
  Adjunct Faculty Workshop - DSCC Jimmy Niafeh Center at Tipton County (4:30 - 8:30 p.m.)
August 22 Open House for New Students - Gibson County Center (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
August 24 Last Day to Receive a 100% Refund
August 25 Classes Begin including DSCC Online and RODP
  Begin attendance reporting
August 26 Financial Aid Census Date
  Last Day to Register or Add Classes
August 27-29 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
September 1 College Closed for Observance of Labor Day - No Day or Evening Classes
September 2 - 4 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
September 6 End of 25% Refund Period for RODP 1st Session Courses ONLY
September 7 End of 75% Refund Period - Date may differ for RODP
  Last Day to Remove “I” Grade from Spring 2014 or Summer 2014
  Instructors complete Attendance Reporting
September 20 End of 25% Refund Period - Date may differ for RODP
September 24 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
October 8 Midterm Grading Opens
  Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
October 10 Fall Conference for Faculty & Staff - No Day Classes - Evening Classes Will Meet
  Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
October 11 - 14 Fall Break - No Day or Evening Classes
October 24 Deadline for Submission of Midterm Grades
  Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
October 31 Last Day to Drop or Withdraw with a “W”
  Last Day to Change to Audit
  Deadline to File Intent to Graduate
November 3 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
November 10 - 23 Advising & Priority Registration for Spring Semester - Currently Enrolled Students Only
November 24 Pre-registration Begins for Spring Semester - Open to Everyone
November 26 Day & Evening Classes Will Meet
November 27 - 30 College Closed for Observance of Thanksgiving - No Day or Evening Classes
December 8 Last Day of Classes - Date may differ for RODP
December 9 - 12 Final Exams - Dates may differ for RODP
December 15 Final Grades Due - 8:00 a.m.
  Priority Date for Spring Financial Aid Processing
December 22 - 28 DSCC Closed

Spring Semester 2015

November 10 - 23 Advising and Priority Registration for Spring 2015
November 24 - January 21 Ongoing Registration for Spring 2015
December 15 Priority Date for Financial Aid Processing
December 29 DSCC Reopens
January 1 New Year’s Day - DSCC Closed
January 9 Spring Fees are Due
January 12 Application Deadline for Spring 2015 - Last day to apply for admission or readmission
January 13 Open House for New Students - Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
  Adjunct Faculty Workshop at DSCC Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County (4:30 - 8:30 p.m.)
January 15 Open House for New Students - Dyersburg Campus- (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
  Adjunct Faculty Workshop - Dyersburg Campus- (4:30 - 8:30 p.m.)
January 16 Spring Update for Faculty and Staff (1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.)
January 19 College Closed for Observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  Last Day to Receive a 100% Refund
January 20 Classes begin including DSCC Online and RODP
  Begin Attendance Reporting
January 21 Last Day to Register or Add Classes
  Financial Aid Census Date
January 22 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
January 26 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
February 2 End of 75% Refund Period
  Last Day to Remove “I” Grade from Fall 2014
February 3 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
February 16 End of 25% Refund Period - Date may differ for RODP
February 23 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
March 5 Midterm Grading Opens
  Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
March 9 - 15 Spring Break - No Day or Evening Classes
March 19 Deadline for Submission of Midterm Grades
March 23 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
April 1 Last Day to Drop or Withdraw with a “W”
  Last Day to Change to Audit
  Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
April 2 Spring Conference for Faculty & Staff - No Day or Evening Classes
April 3 - 5 College Closed for Observance of Good Friday & Easter - No Day or Evening Classes
April 6 - 19 Advising & Priority Registration for Summer & Fall Semesters - Currently Enrolled Students Only
April 20 Pre-registration Begins for Summer and Fall Semesters - Open to Everyone
May 4 Last Day of Classes - Date may differ for RODP
May 5 - 9 Final Exams - Dates may differ for RODP
May 9 Commencement - 2:00 p.m. (Dyer County High School Gymnasium, Newbern, Tennessee)
May 11 Grades due at 8:00 a.m. - Date may differ for RODP

Summer Semester 2015

May Semester – May 13 through May 31

April 6 - 19 Advising & Priority Registration for May Semester - Currently Enrolled Students Only
April 20 Pre-registration Begins for May Semester - Open to Everyone
May 6 Application Deadline for May Semester - Last day to apply for admission or readmission
  Summer Fees are Due
May 12 Last Day to Register or Add May Semester Classes
  Last Day to Receive 100% Refund for May Semester
May 13 May Semester Classes Begin
  Begin Attendance Reporting
May 14 End of 75% Refund Period for May Semester Classes
May 16 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
May 17 End of 25% Refund Period for May Semester Classes
May 21 Last Day to Drop or Withdraw from May Semester Classes with a “W” or Change to Audit
May 31 May Semester Classes End
June 1 May Semeser Grades Due by 8:00 a.m.

Full Term – June 1 through August 6

April 6 - 19 Advising & Priority Registration for Full Semester - Currently Enrolled Students Only
April 20 Pre-registration Begins for Full Term Summer  - Open to Everyone
May 6 Summer Fees are Due
May 29 Application Deadline for Full Term Classes - Last day to apply for admission or readmission
May 31 Last Day to Receive 100% Refund for Full Term Classes
June 1 Full Term Classes Begin
  Begin Attendance Reporting
June 2 Last Day to Register or Add Full Term Classes
June 3-4 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
June 9 End of 75% Refund Period for Full Term Classes
June 11 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
June 17 End of 25% Refund Period for Full Term Classes
  Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
July 3 College Closed for Observance of Independence Day
July 14 Last Day to Drop or Withdraw from Full Term Classes with a “W” or Change to Audit
August 6 Full Term Classes End
August 10 Full Term Grades due by 8:00 a.m.

First Session – June 1 through July 2

April 6 - 19 Advising & Priority Registration for First Session Summer - Currently Enrolled Students Only
April 20 Pre-registration Begins for First Session - Open to Everyone
May 6 Summer Fees are Due
May 24 Application Deadline for First Session Classes - Last day to apply for admission or readmission
May 30 Last Day to Receive 100% Refund for First Session Classes
May 31 Last Day to Register or Add First Session Classes
June 1 First Session Classes Begin
  Begin Attendance Reporting
June 4 End of 75% Refund Period for First Session Classes
  Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
June 8 End of 25% Refund Period for First Session Classes
June 11 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
June 17 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
June 19 Last Day to Drop or Withdraw from First Session Classes with a “W” or Change to Audit
July 2 First Session Classes End
July 3 College Closed for Observance of Independence Day
July 6 First Session Grades due by 8:00 a.m.

Second Session – July 6 through August 6

April 1 - 14 Advising & Priority Registration for Second Session Summer - Currently Enrolled Students Only
April 15 Pre-registration Begins for Second Session Summer - Open to Everyone
May 6 Summer Fees are Due
June 29 Application Deadline for Second Session Classes - Last day to apply for admission or readmission
July 3 College Closed for Observance of Independence Day
July 4 Last Day to Receive 100% Refund for Second Session Classes
July 5 Last Day to Register or Add Second Session Classes
July 6 Second Session Classes Begin
  Begin Attendance Reporting
July 9 End of 75% Refund Period for Second Session Classes
July 13 End of 25% Refund Period for Second Session Classes
July 22 Instructors Complete Attendance Reporting
July 26 Last Day to Drop or Withdraw from Second Session Classes with a “W” or Change to Audit
August 6 Second Session Classes End
August 10 Second Session Grades due by 8:00 a.m.

Note: The Dyersburg State Academic Calendar is subject to change at any time prior to or during an academic term due to emergencies or causes beyond the reasonable control of the institution, including severe weather, loss of utility services, or orders by federal or state agencies (TBR Policy 2:04:00:01).