Summer 2017: Academic Dates & Deadlines
Foothill's six-week Summer Session runs July 3 - August 12.
WHEN TO APPLY and REGISTER
Get Your Date to Register
Learn how completing priority enrollment steps
impacts your date to register for classes. Not sure what kind of student you are? Check here
to get your
registration date about two weeks before the registration period begins.
April 1, 2017 :: Apply for admission if you are a new student to Foothill College or a returning former student.
(Note: No summer admission for international students.)
TBD :: View schedule of classes.
July 3, 2017 :: Summer Session Begins
COURSE REGISTRATION DATES BASED ON PRIORITY ENROLLMENT
In accordance with new state and local regulations, students will be assigned registration dates in the following order. You may register from your start date through July 2.
- NEW STUDENTS: All steps must have been completed to receive priority registration for Summer Session.
- CONTINUING STUDENTS: You must have enrolled during Spring Quarter to qualify for the best date for Summer Session.
May 3 - July 2: Veterans, Foster Youth, DSPS, EOPS and CalWorks students
who have completed orientation, assessment and an educational plan; have selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate; and have declared an academic major.
May 4 - July 2
: Continuing students
who have selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate; and have declared an academic major.
May 8 - July 2
: New, fully matriculated college students
who have completed orientation, assessment and an educational plan; selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate; and declared an academic major.
May 8 - July 2
: New, non-matriculated college students
who have selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate; and declared an academic major BUT have not
completed assessment, orientation or an educational plan.
May 9 - July 2
: Transfer students (from any other college) and returning students (who have completed one term at Foothill College) who have selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate; and declared an academic major.
May 10 - July 2
: All other college students
, including continuing students who have not
declared a major or who have not selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate.
May 15 - July 2
: Concurrently-enrolled high school students
who are freshman, sophomores, juniors or seniors or meet other criteria
to attend Foothill College.
: Payment in full
is required at the time of registration and when adding subsequent classes. You may enroll in an installment payment plan
via your MyPortal
: Drop for nonpayment
on cumulative fee balances of $100 or more will occur on dates listed.
ADDING CLASSES AFTER THE QUARTER BEGINS
- You can add a class with an instructor's add code/permission during the first week of summer session. When you add classes, you must pay all fees at the time of registration. Plan accordingly.
IMPORTANT DATES and ADD/DROP DEADLINES
Last day to add/drop classes: For deadlines to drop with a refund and without and with a "W" grade, go to MyPortal > Students Tab > My Courses > View Your Class Schedule. All deadlines are enforced.
Final Exams: Last class meeting.
Monday, July 3
: First day of Summer Session 2017.
Tuesday, July 4: Independence Day observance; campus closed.
Monday, August 1
: Deadline to petition for Summer Session graduation
; schedule an appointment
with a Foothill counselor.
Friday, September 1:
Cesar Chavez birthday observance; campus closed.
Monday, September 4:
Labor Day observance; campus closed.
Monday, September 25
: First day of Fall Quarter 2017.
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