Academic Calendar

Spring 2022

January 4 (T)

Offices open

January 10 (M)

Reporting day for faculty (8:00 am); Faculty/Staff In-Service

January 11 (T)

Registration (8:00 am - 6:00 pm) (Last Day for Online Course Registration)

January 12 (W)

Day & evening classes begin, Online & Fast Track 1 Classes begin

January 17 (M)

Martin Luther King Holiday (no classes, offices closed)

January 20 (TH)

Last day for 100% refund

January 31 (M)

Last day to complete appl. file for current semester/Last day for 50% refund

February 18 (F)

Faculty/Staff In-Service (no day classes but extended day & evening classes meet)

March 2-3 (W & TH)

Online Midterm Proctored Exams & Fast Track 1 Final Exams

March 10 (TH)

Midterm advisory grades due, Online Midterm grades due (4:00 pm) & Fast Track 2 begins

March 21-25 (M-F)

Spring Break

March 25 (F)

Spring Break Friday (no classes, offices closed)

March 28 (M)

Classes resume (8:00 am)

April 4 (M)

Last day to drop and receive a “W”

April 4 (M)

Summer & Fall registration begins

April 25 (M)

Last day to receive an “EW”

April 26, 27, 28 (T-TH)

Online & Fast Track 2 Final Proctored Exams

April 28 (TH)

Last day for classes

April 29 (F)

Study Day (Faculty will be available in their offices from 8:30 am to noon)

May 2, 3, 4, 5 (M-TH)

Day and evening exams begin Monday, May 2

May 6 (F)

Online & Fast Track 2 Grades Due

May 9 (M)

Final grades due (12:00 noon)

May 12 (TH)

Graduation Arkansas County at Grand Prairie Center (7:00 pm)

May 13 (F)

Graduation Phillips County at the Hendrix Fine Arts Center in Lily Peter Auditorium (7:00 pm)

May 30 (M)

Memorial Day Holiday (offices closed

Summer I 2022

June 1 (W) Last Day to Register for Online Courses
June 1 (W) Summer I Begins and Online Classes Begin
June 2 (TH) Last Day for 100% Refund
June 23 (TH) Last Day to Drop and Receive a "W"
July 4 (M) July 4th Holiday
July 5 (T) Last Day to Received an "EW"
July 12 (T) Last Day of Classes for Summer I
July 13 (W) Summer Classes End: Summer I Grades Due 4:30 pm
July 26-27 (T-W) Online Final Proctored Exams
July 28 (TH) Online Final Grades Due

Summer I Extended 2022

June 1 (W) Summer I Extended Begins
June 2 (TH) Last day for 100% Refund
June 23 (M) Last Day to Drop and REceived a "W"
July 4 (M) July 4th Holiday
July 5 (T) Last Day to Receive an "EW"
July 21 (TH) Summer I Extended Ends (Final Grades Due by 4:30 pm)

Fall 2022

August 15 (M)

Reporting day for Faculty/Staff-Awards Breakfast (offices closed)

August 16 (T)

Registration (8:00 am - 6:00 pm)

August 16 (T)

Last Day for Online Course Registration

August 17 (W)

Orientation for all new and returning students (Helena-West Helena)

  • Nursing Orientation in Helena (All students admitted to the ADN Program)
  • Nursing Orientation in DeWitt (All students admitted to the PN Program)

August 18 (TH)

Orientation for all new and returning students (All Campuses)

August 22 (M)

Day & evening classes begin, Fast Track 1 begins, Online classes begin

August 29 (M)

Last day for 100% refund

September 5 (M)

Labor Day Holiday (no classes, offices closed)

September 7 (W)

Last day to complete application file for current semester/Last day for 50% refund

October 12-13 (W & TH)

Online Midterm Proctored Exams & Fast Track I Final Exams

October 14 (F)

Midterm advisory grades due (4:00 pm)

October 18 (T)

Online Midterm Advisory Grades due & Fast Track I ends

October 19 (W)

Fast Track II Begins

October 21 (F)

Faculty/Staff In-Service (no day classes but evening and weekend classes meet) (offices closed)

November 1 (T)

Last day to drop and receive a “W”

November 7 (M)

Spring registration begins

November 21-25 (M-F)

Faculty and students do not report (no classes, offices open Nov. 21-23)

November 24-25 (TH & F)

Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes, offices closed)

November 28 (M)

Offices open, classes resume (8:00 am)

December 1 (TH)

Last day to receive an “EW”

December 5, 6, 7 (M, T, W)

Online Final Proctored Exams

December 8 (TH)

Last day for classes

December 9 (F)

Study Day (Faculty will be available in their offices from 8:30 am to noon)

December 12-15 (M, T, W, TH)

Day, evening, and night exams

December 16 (F)

End of Term (additional work must be completed; Independent Study and Incomplete forms must be on file)

December 19 (M)

Final grades due (12:00 noon

December 20 (T)

December Graduation (no commencement)

December 21 (W)

Offices closed from 4:30 pm until 8:00 am on 1/3/23 (T)