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    State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
  Nov 25, 2017
2015-2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar

Instructional Calendar

Fall 2015

Aug. 20: Faculty return

Aug. 20 - 21: Faculty planning

Aug. 24: Fall classes begin

Sept. 7: Labor Day holiday. (no classes)

Oct. 30: All College Day. No classes or academic support labs. Classes scheduled 4 p.m. and later meet as usual.

Nov. 11: Veterans Day holiday. (no classes)

Nov. 26 - 27: Thanksgiving holiday. (no classes)

Dec. 11: Fall classes end.

Dec. 14 - 17: Final examinations for Fall.

Dec. 18: Final grades due for all Fall classes.

Dec. 18: Winter Graduation.

Dec. 21 - Jan. 6: Winter holiday break for students and faculty.

Spring 2016

Jan. 7: Faculty return.

Jan. 7 - 8: Faculty planning.

Jan. 11: Spring classes begin.

Jan. 18: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. (no classes)

March 7 - 11: Spring Break. (no classes)

April 29: Spring classes end.

May 2 - 5: Final examinations for Spring.

May 6: Final grades due for all Spring classes.

May 6: Spring Graduation.

Summer 2016

May 16: Faculty return.

May 16: Summer classes begin.

May 30: Memorial Day holiday. (no classes)

July 4: Independence Day holiday. (no classes)

Aug. 4: Summer classes end.

Aug. 8 - 9: Final examinations for Summer.

Aug. 11: Final grades due for Summer.

Detailed Academic Calendar

For a detailed listing of all academic calendar dates for the 2015-16 academic year, use this link (