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Jan. 2: New Year's Day Observed
Jan. 16: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Feb. 20: President's Day/Daisy Gatson Bates Day
March 19–26: Spring Break
(No classes, college open)
May 15 - August 5: Summer Efficiency Hours (NWACC closed Fridays & Saturdays)
May 29: Memorial Day
July 4: Independence Day
Sept. 4: Labor Day
Nov. 20–24: Thanksgiving Break
(No classes Nov. 20–24; College closed Nov. 23 & 24)
Dec. 21–Jan. 1: Christmas Break
(No classes; College closed Dec. 22–Jan. 1)
Academic / Course Calendar
Be sure to check the academic calendar to learn of important dates throughout each
term such as the first and last day of classes and finals. Dates listed below, which are directly related to instruction, refer to the traditional
academic year. Dates are subject to change.
General Dates When Class Registration Opens:
- First Monday in April: Summer & fall semester class registration opens.
- First Monday in November: Spring semester class registration opens.
- View class registration resources and tips.