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    Dyersburg State Community College
   
 
  Sep 21, 2017
 
 
    
2015-2016 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar 2015-16


 

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.

 

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).

Fall Semester 2015

April 6-19 Advising and Priority Registration for Summer and Fall 2015- Currently Enrolled Students Only
April 20 Pre-Registration Begins for Summer and Fall Semesters - Open to Everyone
April 20 - August 23

On-going Registration for Summer and Fall 2015

 

Students new to DSCC must attend an Open House for New Students event before classes start.

June 10 Open House of New Students - Dyersburg Campus Student Center - (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
June 11 Open House for New Students- Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County - (2:00  - 4:00 p.m.)
July 14 Open House for New Students - Dyersburg Campus Student Center - (2:00  - 4:00 p.m.)
July 16 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 17 Application Deadline for Fall 2015 - Last day to apply for admission or readmission if you were not enrolled Spring or Summer 2014
August 18

Open House for New Students - Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)

  Adjunct Faculty Workshop - DSCC Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County (4:30 - 8:30 p.m.)
August 19

Open House for New Students - Gibson County Center (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)

August 20 Open House for New Students - Dyersburg Campus Student Center - (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
  Adjunct Faculty Workshop - Dyersburg Campus (4:30 - 8:30 p.m.)
August 21

Fall Update (8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for Faculty and Staff and 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. for Faculty)

August 23 Last Day to Receive a 100% Refund - Date may differ for RODP
August 24 Classes Begin including DSCC Online and RODP
August 25 Last Day to Register or Add Classes Financial Aid Census Date
  Financial Aid Census Date
September 6 End of 75% Refund Period - Date may differ for RODP
  Last Day to Remove “I” Grade from Spring 2015 or Summer 2015
September 7 College Closed for Observance of Labor Day- No Day or Evening Classes
September 19 End of 25% Refund Period - Date may differ for RODP
October 7 Midterm Grading Opens
October 9 Fall Conference for Faculty & Staff - No Day or Evening Classes
October 10-13 Fall Break - No Day or Evening Classes
October 23 Deadline for Submission of Midterm Grades
October 30 Last Day to Drop or Withdraw with a “W”- Date may differ for RODP
  Last Day to Change to Audit
  Deadline to File Intent to Graduate
November 9 Advising & Priority Registration for Spring Semester - Currently Enrolled Students Only
November 23 Pre-registration Begins for Spring Semester - Open to Everyone
November 25 Day & Evening Classes Will Meet
November 26-29 College Closed for Observance of Thanksgiving - No Day or Evening Classes
December 7 Last Day of Classes - Date may differ for RODP
December 8-13 Final Exams - Dates may differ for RODP
December 14 Final Grades Due - 8:00 a.m.
December 15 Priority Date for Spring Financial Aid Processing
December 24-30 DSCC Closed
December 31 DSCC Reopens

Spring Semester 2016

November 9-22 Advising and Priority Registration for Spring 2016
November 23 - January 20 Ongoing Registration for Spring 2016
December 15 Priority Date for Financial Aid Processing
December 31 DSCC Reopens
January 1 New Year’s Day - DSCC Closed
January 12 Application Deadline for Spring 2016 - Last day to apply for admission or readmission if you were not enrolled Fall 2015.
  Students new to DSCC must attend an Open House for New Students event before classes start.
January 12 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 13 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 15 Spring Update for Faculty and Staff (1:00 - 4:30 p.m.)
January 18 College Closed for Observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  Last Day to Receive a 100% Refund - Date may differ for RODP
January 19 Classes begin including DSCC Online and RODP
January 20 Last Day to Register or Add Classes
  Financial Aid Census Date
February 1 End of 75% Refund Period - Date may differ for RODP
  Last Day to Remove “I” Grade from Fall 2015
February 14 End of 25% Refund Period - Date may differ for RODP
March 2 Midterm Grading Opens
March 7-13 Spring Break - No Day or Evening Classes
March 21 Deadline for Submission of Midterm Grades
March 24 Spring Conference for Faculty and Staff - No Day or Evening Classes
March 25-27 College Closed for Observance of Good Friday and Easter
March 30 Last Day to Drop or Withdraw with a “W” - Date may differ for RODP
  Last Day to Change to Audit
April 4-17 Advising & Priority Registration for Summer & Fall Semesters - Currently Enrolled Students Only
April 18 - August 21 Pre-registration Begins for Summer and Fall 2016 Semesters - Open to Everyone
May 2 Last Day of Classes - Date may differ for RODP
May 3-6 Final Exams - Dates may differ for RODP
May 7 Commencement - 2:00 p.m. (Dyer County High School Gymnasium, Newbern, Tennessee)
May 9 Grades due at 8:00 a.m. - Date may differ for RODP

Summer Semester 2016

May Semester - May 11 through May 31

April 4-17 Advising & Priority Registration for May Semester - Currently Enrolled Students Only
April 18 Pre-registration Begins for May Semester - Open to Everyone
May 5 Application Deadline for May Semester - Last day to apply for admission or readmission if you were not enrolled Spring 2016
May 10 Last Day to Register or Add May Semester Classes
  Last Day to Receive 100% Refund for May Semester-Date may differ for RODP
May 11 May Semester Classes Begin
May 12 End of 75% Refund Period for May Semester Classes - Date may differ for RODP
May 17 End of 25% Refund Period for May Semester Classes - Date may differ for RODP
May 21 Last Day to Drop or Withdraw from May Semester Classes with a “W” or Change to Audit - Date may differ for RODP
May 27 May Semester Classes End - Date may differ for RODP
May 30 College Closed in Observance of Memorial Day
May 31 May Semester Grades Due by 8:00 a.m.

Full Term - May 31 through August 5

April 4-17 Advising & Priority Registration for Full Semester - Currently Enrolled Students Only
April 18 Pre-registration Begins for Full Term Summer  - Open to Everyone
May 26 Application Deadline for Full Term Classes - Last day to apply for admission or readmission if you were not enrolled Spring 2016
May 30 Last Day to Receive 100% Refund for Full Term Classes - Date may differ for RODP
  Last Day to Register or Add Full Term Classes
May 31 Full Term Classes Begin
June 7 End of 75% Refund Period for Full Term Classes - Date may differ for RODP
June 15 End of 25% Refund Period for Full Term Classes - Date may differ for RODP
July 4 College Closed for Observance of Independence Day
July 13 Last Day to Drop or Withdraw from Full Term Classes with a “W” or Change to Audit
August 5 Full Term Summer Classes End - Date may differ for RODP
August 8 Full Term Grades due by 8:00 a.m.

First Session - May 31 through July 1

April 4-17 Advising & Priority Registration for First Session Summer - Currently Enrolled Students Only
April 18 Pre-registration Begins for First Session - Open to Everyone
May 26 Application Deadline for First Session Classes - Last day to apply for admission or readmission if you were not enrolled Spring 2016
May 30 Last Day to Receive 100% Refund for First Session Summer Classes
  Last Day to Register or Add First Session Summer Classes
May 31 First Session Summer Classes Begin
June 3 End of 75% Refund Period for First Session Summer Classes
June 7 End of 25% Refund Period for First Session Classes
June 20 Last Day to Drop or Withdraw from First Session Classes with a “W” or Change to Audit
July 1 First Session Classes End
July 4 College Closed for Observance of Independence Day
July 5 First Session Grades due by 8:00 a.m.

Second Session - July 5 through August 5

April 4-17 Advising & Priority Registration for Second Session Summer - Currently Enrolled Students Only
April 18 Pre-registration Begins for Second Session Summer - Open to Everyone
June 28 Application Deadline for Second Session Classes - Last day to apply for admission or readmission if you were not enrolled Spring 2016
July 4 Last Day to Receive 100% Refund for Second Summer Session Classes
  Last Day to Register or Add Second Session  Summer Classes
July 5 Second Session Summer Classes Begin
July 8 End of 75% Refund Period for Second Session Summer Classes
July 12 End of 25% Refund Period for Second Session Summer Classes
July 25 Last Day to Drop or Withdraw from Second Session Classes with a “W” or Change to Audit
August 5 Second Session Summer Classes End
August 8 Second Session Summer 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).