Dates & Deadlines — Spring 2012

New and Returning Students (but NOT Continuing Students) must file an application for admission in order to receive an enrollment date and time.

You may enroll in on-campus, online, and hybrid courses on or after your enrollment appointment date and time by web at

To learn more about online classes, visit the SMC Online website (

If you enroll in any Spring Semester course at SMC, you MUST attend all classes during the first week of the course or risk being dropped from it by the instructor.

Enrollment By Web

Monday through Sunday: 1 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Web: (click on “New Students” or “Current Students” link, then on “Corsair Connect.”)

Spring Enrollment

Continuing Students    Early December 2011    Check Corsair Connect for specific date.

New Students    Mid December 2011    Check Corsair Connect for specific date.

End Web Enrollment
       (online, hybrid, & Arranged Hours classes)   Sun, Feb 12, 2012

End Web Enrollment
       (on-campus classes)   Midnight before 2nd class meeting

Spring Semester begins    Mon, Feb 13, 2012

Last Day to Apply for Pass/No Pass
       (for full semester classes)    Fri, Mar 16, 2012

Last day to petition to Graduate
       (for Spring Semester)    Mon, Apr 30, 2012

Spring Final Exams    Tue, Jun 5 - Tue, Jun 12, 2012

Spring Semester ends    Tue, Jun 12, 2012

Withdrawal Deadlines

Last day to withdraw in Spring Semester (16-week session)

To receive enrollment fee and tuition refund

   By web – Thurs, Feb 23, 2012, 10 p.m.

To avoid a W on permanent record

   By web – Mon, Mar 5, 2012, 10 p.m.

To receive a guaranteed W

   By web – Sun, Apr 8, 2012, 10 p.m.

To receive a W with faculty approval of extenuating circumstances (NO grade check required)

   (instructor must drop you online) Sun, May 6, 2012

Drop dates vary for short-term and open-ended classes. Go to and click on the “Dates and Deadlines” link for details.

Important Dates, Holidays and Breaks

Lincoln’s Birthday    Fri, Feb 10, 2012

Presidents’ Day    Mon, Feb 20, 2012

Departmental Staff Development Day    (No Classes) (Campus Open)    Fri, Mar 2, 2012

Institutional Flex Day    (No Classes) (Campus Open)    Thu, Mar 15, 2012

Spring Break    Mon, Apr 9, 2012, to Sun, Apr 15, 2012

Memorial Day (Campus Closed)    Mon, May 28, 2012

Commencement    Tue, Jun 12, 2012