SPRING 2021 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

IMPORTANT DATES

SHORT TERM COURSES (less than 15 weeks have different add/deadline dates. Check on the Student Information Portal or with the Instructor.)

Note: It's the student's responsibility to know deadlines to add courses & to drop if no longer attending classes. Some drop deadlines occur during non operating hours. To drop, you must utilize the SIS portal.

Internet address                      Admissions and Records Office Hours

District:  www.laccd.edu            9 am – 6 pm: Monday - Thursday

ELAC:  www.elac.edu               8 am – 12 pm: Friday                                                                9 am – 1 pm: First Saturday of the Month (exception of holidays)

New/Returning Student Online Application Period
Thursday, October 01 – Sunday, May 9

Fourth Attempt Petition Filing Period (Spring 2021)
Thursday, October 01 – Monday, December 21

Matriculation Activities Cut-Off for Priority Registration
Friday, October 23

Appeal Loss of Priority Enrollment and College Promise Grant
Monday, November 09 – Friday, December 11

  • Group 1: (Members of the Armed Forces, Veterans, CalWORKS, DSPS, EOPS, Foster and 

Homeless Youth)……………………………………………………………………………Monday, November 09

  • Group 2: (Students participating in intercollegiate sports, College Promise, Accelerated

Completion)…………………………………………………………………………………Thursday, November 12

  • Group 3: (Continuing Students in Good Standing with <100 Units Completed, New Fully

Matriculated Students, New/Returning Exempt Students)............................................. Monday, November 16

60-99 Completed units....................................................................................... Monday, November 16, 2020

45-59 Completed units.................................................................................. Wednesday, November 18, 2020

30-44 Completed units......................................................................................... Friday, November 20, 2020

15-29 Completed units....................................................................................... Monday, November 23, 2020

1-14 Completed units................................................................................... Wednesday, November 25, 2020

0 Completed units............................................................................................. Monday, November 30, 2020

  • Group 4: (Loss of Enrollment Priority Due to Academic and/or Progress Probation,

Completed >100 degree applicable units within LACCD)........................................ Wednesday, December 02

  • Group 5: (Special K-12 Admits and Open Enrollment)................................................. Monday, December 07

Last Day to Submit Special Admit K-8th grade Petitions
 Monday, January 04

Prerequisite Completion/Challenge Petition/Course Repeat with Passing Grade Petition Deadline
Friday, January 15

Residency Code Adjustment Deadline for Spring 2021
Sunday, February 07

Online Registration Deadline for Full Term Courses
 Sunday, February 07

All Full-Term Classes Begin
Monday, February 08

Open Enrollment for Full Term Courses–(must attend first day of class for instructor permission)………..Feb 08 – Feb 21

Graduation Petition Filing Period and Deadline for Spring 2021
February 08 – May 09

Holiday – College Closed (Observance of President’s Day)
Friday, February 12

Non-Instruction Day – No Classes
Saturday, February 13 – Sunday, February 14

Holiday – College Closed (Observance of President’s Day)
Monday, February 15  

Last Day to Add or Audit Full Term Classes
Sunday, February 21

*Drop Deadline #1 – Full Term 16 Week Classes

  • Last Day to Drop Class and Receive Refund                                                                        Sunday, February 21
  • Last Day to Drop Online Without Class Appearing on Transcript……………………………Sunday, February 21
  • Last Day to “Swap”a  courses without Class Appearing on Transcript………………………Sunday, February 21

*Short Term Classes Less than 16 Weeks have different Drop and Add Deadlines Check the SIS for Dates

  • Refund deadline is equal to 10% of the total class time (Classes may have different deadlines)

Last Day to file for Pass/No Pass
Friday, February 26

Associate Degree Transfer-CSU eVerify for Fall 2021 Submission Deadline
Thursday, March 11

Graduation Petitions – Deadline for Posting in Commencement Ceremony Program............... Friday, March 19

Holiday – College Closed (Observance of Cesar Chavez Day)
 Wednesday, March 31

Non-Instruction Day (No Classes)
 Friday, April 02

Spring Break (No Classes)
 Saturday, April 03 – Friday, April 09

*Drop Deadline #2 – Last Day to Drop Classes Online with a “W” (75% of term)
Sunday, May 09

Last Day of Full-Term Class Instruction
Sunday, May 30

Holiday – College Closed (Observance of Memorial Day)
Monday, May 31

Final Examinations
Tuesday, June 01 – Monday, June 07

Spring 2021 Semester Ends
Sunday, June 13

Commencement Ceremony
(http://www.elac.edu/Student-Services/Commencement)
Tuesday, June 8