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    Dyersburg State Community College
   
 
  Jan 17, 2018
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog and Student Handbook

Academic Calendar 2017-18


 

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, at the DSCC Gibson County Center or at 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 2017

March 20 - May 1

Advising and Registration for May, Summer and Fall 2017 Semesters - Currently Enrolled Students

March 20 - August 29

Advising and Registration for May, Summer and Fall 2017 Semesters - New and Returning Students

Students new to DSCC must attend an Open House: New Student Orientation event or complete online orientation before classes start.

June 6

Open House: New Student Orientation - Dyersburg Campus Student Center - (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)

June 15

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

July 11

Open House: New Student Orientation - Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County - (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
New Adult Student Orientation - Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County - (5:30 - 7:30 p.m.)

July 18

Open House: New Student Orientation - Dyersburg Campus Student Center - (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
New Adult Student Orientation - Dyersburg Campus Learning Resource Center - (5:30 - 7:30 p.m.)

August 1

Priority Date of Financial Aid Processing - Documents turned in after this date may not be processed before fee payment must be finalized.

August 8

Open House: New Student Orientation - Dyersburg Campus Student Center (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
Adjunct Faculty Workshop - Dyersburg Campus (4:30 - 8:30 p.m.)

August 10

Open House: New Student Orientation - Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
Adjunct Faculty Workshop - Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County (4:30 - 8:30 p.m.)

August 15

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

August 17 Fall Fees are Due Before 11:45 p.m. (or at the date of class enrollment if after today) to retain your current class schedule.
August 18 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

Application Deadline for Fall 2017 - Last day to apply for admission or readmission if you were not enrolled Spring or Summer 2017

August 26

Dyersburg Campus One Stop Center Saturday hours - (10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)

August 27

Last Day to Receive a 100% Refund - Date may differ for TN eCampus

August 28

Classes Begin including DSCC Online and TN eCampus

August 29

Last Day to Register or Add Classes
Financial Aid Census Date

September 4 College Closed for Observance of Labor Day - No Day or Evening Classes

September 10

End of 75% Refund Period - Date may differ for TN eCampus
Last Day to Remove “I” Grade from Spring 2017 or Summer 2017

September 24

End of 25% Refund Period - Date may differ for TN eCampus

September 30

1st Deferred payment plan (DPP) installment due date

October 2

Early Warning Grade Submission Begins

October 9 Early Warning Grade Submission Ends
October 11 Early Warning Grade Notices Emailed to Students

October 13

Fall Conference for Faculty & Staff - No Day or Evening Classes

October 14 - 17

Fall Break - No Day or Evening Classes

October 31 Final Deferred payment plan (DPP) installment due date

November 9

Last Day to Drop or Withdraw with a “W” - Date may differ for TN eCampus
Last Day to Change to Audit
Deadline to File Intent to Graduate

November 13 - December 17

Advising and Registration for Spring Semester - Currently Enrolled Students

November 13 - January 17

Advising and Registration for Spring Semester - New and Readmitting Students

November 21

Day & Evening Classes Will Meet

November 22

College Open - No Day or Evening Classes

November 23 - 26

College Closed for Observance of Thanksgiving - No Day or Evening Classes

December 11

Last Day of Classes - Date may differ for TN eCampus

December 12 - 17

Final Exams - Dates may differ for TN eCampus

December 15 Priority Date for Spring Financial Aid Processing - Documents turned in after this date may not be processed before fee payment must be finalized.

December 18

Fall Semester Grades Due at 8:00 a.m. - Date may differ for TN eCampus

December 25 - January 1

DSCC Closed

January 2

DSCC Reopens

Spring Semester 2018

November 13 - December 17

Advising and Registration for Spring 2018 - Currently Enrolled Students

November 13 - January 18

Advising and Registration for Spring 2018 - New and Readmitting Students

December 15

Priority Date for Financial Aid Processing - Documents turned in after this date may not be processed before fee payment must be finalized.

January 1

DSCC Closed in Observance of New Year’s Day

January 2

DSCC Reopens
Students new to DSCC must attend an Open House: New Student Orientation event or complete online orientation before classes start.

January 5

Spring Update for Faculty and Staff (8:00 - 11:30 a.m.)

January 9

Open House: New Student Orientation - Dyersburg Campus - (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
Adjunct Faculty Workshop - Dyersburg Campus (4:30 - 8:30 p.m.)

January 11 Open House: New Student Orientation - 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.)
Spring Fees are Due before 11:45 p.m. (or at the date of class enrollment if after today) to retain your current class schedule

January 12

Application Deadline for Spring 2018 - Last day to apply for admission or readmission if you were not enrolled Fall 2017.

January 15

College Closed for Observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Last Day to Receive a 100% Refund - Date may differ for TN eCampus

January 16

Classes Begin including DSCC Online and TN eCampus

January 17

Last Day to Register or Add Classes
Financial Aid Census Date

January 29

End of 75% Refund Period - Date may differ for TN eCampus
Last Day to Remove “I” Grade from Fall 2016

February 12

End of 25% Refund Period - Date may differ for TN eCampus

February 13

Early Warning Grade Submission Begins

February 21

Early Warning Grade Submission Ends

February 23

Early Warning Grad Notices Emailed to Students

February 28

1st Deferred payment plan (DPP) installment due date

March 5 - 11

Spring Break - No Day or Evening Classes

March 19 - May 5

Advising and Registration for May, Summer and Fall 2018 Semesters - Currently Enrolled Students

March 19 - August 28

Advising and Registration for May, Summer and Fall 2017 Semesters - New and Readmitting Students

March 29

Spring Conference for Faculty and Staff - No Day or Evening Classes

March 30

Last Day to Drop or Withdraw with a “W” - Date may differ for TN eCampus
Last Day to Change to Audit

March 30 - April 1

College Closed for Observance of Good Friday and Easter

March 31 Final Deferred payment plan (DPP) installment due date

April 30

Last Day of Classes - Date may differ for TN eCampus

May 1 - 5

Final Exams - Dates may differ for TN eCampus

May 5

Commencement - 2:00 p.m. (Dyer County High School Gymnasium, Newbern, Tennessee)

May 7

Grades due at 8:00 a.m. - Date may differ for TN eCampus

May Semester - May 14 through May 30, 2018

March 19 - May 14

Advising and Registration for May Semester - Open to Everyone

May 9 Summer Fees are Due Before 11:45 p.m. (or at the date of class enrollment if after today) to retain your current class schedule

May10

Application Deadline for May Semester - Last day to apply for admission or readmission if you were not enrolled Spring 2018

May 13

Last Day to Register or Add May Semester Classes
Last Day to Receive 100% Refund for May Semester - Date may differ for TN eCampus
Students new to DSCC in the May Semester must complete the online orientation before classes start.

May 14

May Semester Classes Begin

May 15

End of 75% Refund Period for May Semester Classes - Date may differ for TN eCampus

May 17

End of 25% Refund Period for May Semester Classes - Date may differ for TN eCampus

May 23

Last Day to Drop or Withdraw from May Semester Classes with a “W” or Change to Audit - Date may differ for TN eCampus

May 28

College Closed in Observance of Memorial Day

May 30 May Semester Classes End - Date may differ for TN eCampus

June 1

May Semester Grades Due by 8:00 a.m. - Date may differ for TN eCampus

August 17

Earliest date an official transcript will be available with May and/or Summer Semester grades included - Date may be impacted by the availability of TN eCampus grades.

Summer Semester 2018

Full Term - June 4 through August 7

March 19 - June 3

Advising and Registration for Full Summer Semester - Open to Everyone

May 9 Summer Fees are Due Before 11:45 p.m. (or at the date of class enrollment if after today) to retain your current class schedule

May 29

Application Deadline for Full Term Summer Classes - Last day to apply for admission or readmission if you were not enrolled Spring 2018

June 3

Last Day to Receive 100% Refund for Full Term Summer Classes - Date may differ for TN eCampus
Last Day to Register or Add Full Term Summer Classes
Students new to DSCC in the Summer Semester must complete the online orientation before classes start.

June 4

Full Term Summer Classes Begin

June 11

End of 75% Refund Period for Full Term Summer Classes - Date may differ for TN eCampus

June 19

End of 25% Refund Period for Full Term Summer Classes - Date may differ for TN eCampus

July 4

College Closed for Observance of Independence Day

July 17

Last Day to Drop or Withdraw from Full Term Summer Classes with a “W” or Change to Audit

August 8

Full Term Summer Classes End - Date may differ for TN eCampus

August 9

Full Term Summer Grades due by 8:00 a.m.

August 17

Earliest date an official transcript will be available with May and/or Summer Semester grades included - Date may be impacted by the availability of TN eCampus grades.

First Session - June 4 through July 6

March 19 - June 3

Advising and Registration for First Session Summer - Open to Everyone

May 9 Summer Fees are Due Before 11:45 p.m. (or at the date of class enrollment if after today) to retain your current class schedule

May 29

Application Deadline for First Session Classes - Last day to apply for admission or readmission if you were not enrolled Spring 2018

June 3

Last Day to Receive 100% Refund for First Session Summer Classes
Last Day to Register or Add First Session Summer Classes
Students new to DSCC in the Summer Semester must complete the online orientation before classes start.

June 4

First Session Summer Classes Begin

June 7

End of 75% Refund Period for First Session Summer Classes

June 11

End of 25% Refund Period for First Session Summer Classes

June 25

Last Day to Drop or Withdraw from First Session Summer Classes with a “W” or Change to Audit

July 4

College Closed for Observance of Independence Day

July 6 First Session Summer Classes End

July 9

First Session Summer Grades due by 8:00 a.m.

August 17

Earliest date an official transcript will be available with May and/or Summer Semester grades included - Date may be impacted by the availability of TN eCampus grades.

Second Session - July 9 through August 9

March 19 - July 8

Advising and Registration for Second Session Summer - Open to Everyone

May 9  
Summer Fees are Due Before 11:45 p.m. (or at the date of class enrollment if after today) to retain your current class schedule
July 4 College Closed for Observance of Independence Day

July 5

Application Deadline for Second Session Summer Classes - Last day to apply for admission or readmission if you were not enrolled Spring 2018

July 8

Last Day to Register or Add Second Session Summer Classes
Last Day to Receive 100% Refund for Second Session Summer Classes
Students new to DSCC in the Summer Semester must complete the online orientation before classes start.

July 9

Second Session Summer Classes Begin

July 12

End of 75% Refund Period for Second Session Summer Classes

July 16

End of 25% Refund Period for Second Session Summer Classes

July 29

Last Day to Drop or Withdraw from Second Session Summer Classes with a “W” or Change to Audit

August 9

Second Session Summer Classes End

August 10

Second Session Summer Grades due by 8:00 a.m.

August 17

Earliest date an official transcript will be available with May and/or Summer Semester grades included - Date may be impacted by the availability of TN eCampus grades.

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).