Academic Calendars | Horry-Georgetown Technical College

Academic Calendars

Academic calendars

To better, assist students due to the closure of the College last week the following changes will occur:

            The Add/Drop period has been extended through Jan 19th for full term classes only.
            The Drop for Non-Payment has been moved from Jan 8th to Jan 17th
            The Drop for Non-Payment scheduled for Jan 23rd has been moved back one day to Jan 24th.
            The Bookstore will have Financial Aid credits available through Thursday, Jan 18th, for eligible students.

Academic Calendars

FALL 2017

Full Fall

Fast Forward I

Flex Start

Fast Forward II

Registration Begins Apr 3 Apr 3 Apr 3 Apr 3
Non-Payment Purges* Aug 2/Aug 22 Aug 2/Aug 22 Aug 22 Sept 19
Classes Begin Aug 28 Aug 28 Sept 18 Oct 18
Report Non-Attendance Aug 28 - Sept 6 Aug 28  -  Sept 6 Sept 18 - Sept 20 Oct 18 -    Oct 22
Last Day to Add/Drop Sep 1 Aug 29 Sep 20 Oct 19
Last Day to Withdraw without Punitive Grade Nov 8 Sep 27 Nov 8 Nov 22
Last Day of Classes Dec 6 Oct 16 Dec 6 Dec 6
Final Exam Period Dec 7-11 Oct 17 Dec 7 – 11 Dec 7 - 11
Grades Due Dec 12 Oct 18 Dec 12 Dec 12

SPRING 2018

Full Spring

Fast Forward I

Fast Forward II

Registration Begins Oct 16 Oct 16 Oct 16
Non-Payment Purges* Dec 6/Jan 17 Dec 6/Jan 17 Jan 23
Classes Begin Jan 10 Jan 10 Mar 5
Report Non-Attendance Jan 10 - Jan 18 Jan 10 -  Jan 18 Mar 5 – Mar 7
Last Day to Add/Drop Jan 19 Jan 11 Mar 6
Last Day to Withdraw without Punitive Grade Mar 21 Feb 15 Apr 19
Last Day of Classes

Apr 24 - Last Tues only class
Apr 25 - Last Wed only class
Apr 26 - Last TR or Thur only class
Apr 27 - Last MWF or Fri only class
Apr 30 - Last Mon/Wed or Mon only class

Mar 1 Apr 24 - Last Tues only class
Apr 25 - Last Wed only class
Apr 26 - Last TR or Thur only class
Apr 27 - Last MWF or Fri only class
Apr 30 - Last Mon/Wed or Mon only class
Final Exam Period May 1 - May 4 Mar 2 May 1 –May 4
Grades Due May 7 Mar 5 May 7

SUMMER 2018

Maymester

Full Summer

Fast Forward I

Fast Forward II

Registration Begins Dec 1 Mar 1 Mar 1 Mar 1
Non-Payment Purges* May 2 May 2 May 2 June 13
Classes Begin May 14 May 21 May 21 June 25
Report Non-Attendance May 14-16 May 21-29 May 21-23 June 25-27
Last Day to Add/Drop May 15 May 25 May 22 June 26
Last Day to Withdraw without Punitive Grade June 1 July 10 June 15 July 27
Last Day of Classes June 7 Aug 3 June 21 Aug 3
Final Exam Period June 8-9 Aug 4 – Aug 9 June 22 Aug 4 – Aug 9
Grades Due June 11 Aug 10 June 25 Aug 10

Other important Dates

  • September 4      Labor Day Holiday – College closed 
  • Nov 22                Non-Instructional Day, No Classes
  • Nov 23 - 26        Thanksgiving Holidays - College Closed, No Classes
  • Dec 19 - Jan 1     Winter Break 
  • January 15          Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – College Closed 
  • March 25-31       Spring Break – No classes, Non-Instructional period
  • May 9                  Commencement
  • May 28, 2018      Memorial Day – College Closed
  • July 1-7, 2018       Independence Holidays – No classes

*Courses will be dropped for students who have not paid tuition in full or set up a Payment Plan in Wavenet.