Lansing Community College

Fall 2021 Academic Calendar

Teaching Periods - Fall Semester 2021

Full Semester (16 Weeks) August 19 – December 13, 2021
First 8 Weeks August 19 – October 13, 2021
First 12 Weeks August 19 – November 10, 2021
Last 15 Weeks August 26 – December 13, 2021
Last 14 Weeks September 2 – December 13, 2021
Last 12 Weeks September 16 – December 12, 2021
Last 8 Weeks October 14 – December 13, 2021

Pre-Registration Tasks

*Additional prerequisite and placement information can be found on the Waiver Information webpage.

**New students are required to attend orientation prior to registering for courses.

Visit the Registration page for more information

Number of CREDITS earned as of Fall 2020

Register during or after

Date

60 or more 8 - 10 a.m. Monday, May 10, 2021
30 or more 10 - 12 noon
12 or more 12 - 2 p.m.
1 or more 2 - 4 p.m.
Current & Returning Students After 4 p.m.
*New students After 8 a.m. Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Web registration begins - For more details visit our Registration page. Monday, May 10, 2021
Orientation available online, required for new students - For more details visit our Orientation page. Thursday, April 22, 2021
Priority Financial Aid FAFSA file date - For more details visit our Financial Aid page. Thursday, July 1, 2021
Priority Financial Aid document submit date - For more details visit our Financial Aid page. Thursday, July 15, 2021
Financial Aid supply advances begin – For more details visit our Financial Aid Disbursements page. Thursday, August 5, 2021
Financial Aid book vouchers begin – For more details visit our Financial Aid Disbursements page. Friday, August 6, 2021
Semester Begins Thursday, August 19, 2021
End 100% refund tuition and fees - Full semester and first 8 week & 12 week only – For more details visit our Registration page. Wednesday, August 25, 2021
End 50% refund, tuition & student support fee only - Full semester and first 8 week & 12 week only – For more details visit our Registration page. Wednesday, September 1, 2021
Labor Day – College closed Monday, September 6, 2021
Financial Aid Refunds for Grants, Scholarships, and first half of loans begin Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Last day to change residency Thursday, September 30, 2021
Last day to change program of study Thursday, September 30, 2021
Financial Aid refunds for second half of loans begin Monday, October 25, 2021
Last day to submit Associate Degree/Certificate applications for Fall semester Monday, November 15, 2021
Thanksgiving Holiday - College Closed Thursday, November 25 - Sunday, November 28, 2021
Semester Ends Monday, December 13, 2021
End of semester grades posted and available for view Thursday, December 16, 2021

Registration and Schedule Adjustment Dates for All Teaching Periods

Teaching Periods

Last Date for 100% Refund TUITION and FEES

Last Date for 50% Refund TUITION and SUPPORT FEE ONLY

Last Date to Change to Audit/Credit

Last Date to Drop With No Grade

Last Date to Drop Course Course with a Record of a W & Last Date to Drop Online

Standard Teaching Periods [start - end]
Full Semester [8/19-12/13] 8/25 9/1 9/1 9/1 11/29
First 8 weeks [8/19-10/13] 8/25 9/1 9/1 9/1 10/6
Last 8 weeks [10/14-12/13] 10/20 10/27 10/27 10/27 12/8
First 12 weeks [8/19-11/10] 8/25 9/1 9/1 9/1 10/31
Last 12 weeks [9/16-12/12] 9/22 9/29 9/29 9/29 12/1
Last 14 weeks [9/2-12/13] 9/8 9/15 9/15 9/15 12/1
Last 15 weeks [8/26-12/13] 9/1 9/8 9/8 9/8 11/30

Variable-Start Courses

Community and Continuing Education (Non-Credit Courses) [Section Specific] Please call (517) 483-1415 for assistance.
Open Entry Courses or Modules [Based on learning contract]  Day prior to the learning contract start date Per learning contract Day prior to the learning contract start date Day prior to the leaning contract start date NONE
Less than 8 weeks [Section Specific] Day prior to the start of class N/A Midpoint of class Day prior to start of class NONE
8 weeks or more [Section Specific] 7 days into the class 14 days prior to the last week of class 14 days into class 14 days into class Day prior to the last week