Department COVID-19 Updates:
NCTA COVID-19 Response CARES ACT

Academic Calendar

NCTA is in the process of evaluating the Fall and Spring Academic Calendars. 

2020-2021

August 2020
24 Late Registration Begins ($25 late registration fee assessed)
24 First Semester Classes Begin
28 Last day to enroll in fall classes
September
1 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 100% refund
4 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 75% refund
4 Last day to drop to remove a course form student’s record
5 All course withdrawals noted with a grade of “W” on academic record (through 11/20)
7 LABOR DAY (Student and Staff Holiday – NCTA Offices Closed)
12 Last day to submit tuition and fees payment without penalty
11 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 50% refund
18 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 25% refund – No refund after this date
October
1 Last day to DROP first 8-week course
16 FIRST 8-WEEK FINAL EXAMS
16 First 8-Week Session Ends
21 Second 8-Week Session Begins
November
9 Registration Begins for Spring Semester 2021
20 Last day to DROP second 8-week and 16-week courses
25 STUDENT HOLIDAY (NCTA Offices Open)
26-27 THANKSGIVING VACATION (NCTA Offices Closed)
30 May/August Degree Applications Due
December
9-11 FINAL EXAMS
11 End of fall semester (Student Holiday Break Begins)
24 Holidy Closedown Begins (NCTA Offices Closed)
January 2021
4 NCTA Opens from Holiday Closedown
11 Second Semester Classes Begin
11 Late Registration Begins ($25 late registration fee assessed)
15 Last day to enroll in spring classes
18 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY (Student and Staff Holiday – NCTA Offices Closed)
19 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 100% refund
22 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 75% refund
22 Last day to file a drop to remove a course from student’s record
25 All course withdrawals noted with a grade of “W” on academic record (through 4/14)
29 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 50% refund
February
5 Last day to drop a full semester course and receive a 25% refund – No refund after this date
12 Last day to submit tuition and fees payment without penalty
18 Last day to DROP first 8-week course
March
5 FIRST 8-WEEK FINAL EXAMS
5 First 8-Week Session Ends
8 Registration Begins for Summer Session 2021
8 Second 8-Week Session Begins
15-19 SPRING BREAK (STUDENT HOLIDAY – NCTA Offices Open)
April
9 Registration Begins for Fall Semester 2021
14 Last day to DROP second 8-week and 16-week courses
28 LAST DAY OF SPRING CLASSES 29-30
SECOND SEMESTER FINALS
May
3-4 SECOND SEMESTER FINALS
6 End of Spring Semester
6 COMMENCEMENT!!
15 December Degree Applications Due
31 MEMORIAL DAY (NCTA Offices Closed)
June
14 Summer Session Begins
17 Last day to drop a summer session course and receive a 100% refund
18 Last day to drop a summer session course and receive a 75% refund
25 Last day to drop a summer session course and receive a 50% refund
July
2 Last day to drop a summer session course and receive a 25% refund – No refund after this date
5 INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY (NCTA Offices Closed)
23 Last day to DROP an 8-Week summer session course
August
6 Summer Session Ends