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The system is down each day from 2:00 a.m. to 5:00 a.m. for maintenance.          


Fall 2019 Deadlines 

 
Class Length

Session Begins the week of

Session Ends Last Day to Drop and Receive a Refund Last Day to Drop to Avoid a "W"

Deadline to select Pass/No Pass  grading option

Last Day to Drop with a "W"
16 week ​August 26  December 14 September 7 September 8 September 14 November 16
1st 8 week ​August 26
October 20
Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines. Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines. Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W" Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
2nd 8 week October 21 December 14 Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines. Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines. Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W" Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
Other Length Classes​​Varied Start DatesVaried End DatesPlease refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W"Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
 
 

Semester Holidays: 

September 2 - Labor Day 
November 11 - Veteran's Day
November 28 - December 1 - Thanksgiving Holiday
December 19, 2019 - January 1, 2020 - Winter Break
 
If a holiday falls on Friday, then Saturday and Sunday classes will NOT meet.
If the holiday falls on Monday, then Saturday and Sunday classes WILL meet.
If a holiday falls on both Friday and Monday, Saturday and Sunday classes will NOT meet.
Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines for all fall classes
 
Note: Deadlines for refunds, registration, and withdrawals are different for each course. For specific deadlines, please refer to your Student Class Program (Web Schedule Bill) or contact the Answer Center at (714) 432-5072 during business hours for specific course information. Students are responsible for verifying that their request has been received AND processed in order to avoid grade/fee penalties.
 
*Students who never attend a class or stop attending a class at any time, MUST officially withdraw themselves by the stated deadlines to avoid grade/fee penalties . Students may drop classes using MyCoast portal, by mail (postmarked by the US Postmaster by stated deadline), or by coming in-person to the Enrollment Center (during normal business hours), or emailing the Enrollment Center at arinfo@occ.cccd.edu. Please refer to the Dropping Classes Web Page for information on dropping classes. 
 
Wint​er Break: December 19, 2019 - January 1, 2020 

 

Intersession/Spring 2020 Deadlines 

 
Class Length

Session Begins the week of

Session Ends Last Day to Drop and Receive a Refund Last Day to Drop to Avoid a "W"

Deadline to select Pass/No Pass  grading option

Last Day to Drop with a "W"
Intersession January 2 ​January 24Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
16 weekJanuary 27  May 23 February 8February 9 February 15 April 25
1st 8 week January 27
March 27
Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines. Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines. Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W" Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
2nd 8 week March 30 May 23 Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines. Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines. Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W" Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
Other Length Classes​​Varied Start DatesVaried End DatesPlease refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W"Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
 
 

Semester Holidays: 

January 20 - Martin Luther King Day
February 14 - Lincoln's Birthday
February  17 - Washington's Birthday
February 20 - Flex Day (No Classes)
March 23 - March 29 - Spring Break
May 25 - Memorial Day 
 
If a holiday falls on Friday, then Saturday and Sunday classes will NOT meet.
If the holiday falls on Monday, then Saturday and Sunday classes WILL meet.
If a holiday falls on both Friday and Monday, Saturday and Sunday classes will NOT meet.
Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines for all spring classes
 
Note: Deadlines for refunds, registration, and withdrawals are different for each course. For specific deadlines, please refer to your Student Class Program (Web Schedule Bill) or contact the Answer Center at (714) 432-5072 during business hours for specific course information. Students are responsible for verifying that their request has been received AND processed in order to avoid grade/fee penalties.
 
*Students who never attend a class or stop attending a class at any time, MUST officially withdraw themselves by the stated deadlines to avoid grade/fee penalties . Students may drop classes using MyCoast portal, by mail (postmarked by the US Postmaster by stated deadline), or by coming in-person to the Enrollment Center (during normal business hours), or emailing the Enrollment Center at arinfo@occ.cccd.edu. Please refer to the Dropping Classes Web Page for information on dropping classes.

Summer 2020 Deadlines 

 
Class LengthSession Begins the week of Session EndsLast Day to Drop and Receive a RefundLast Day to Drop to Avoid a "W"Deadline to select Pass/No Pass  grading optionLast Day to Drop with a "W"
​1st 4 Week​June 8​July 4Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W"Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
​2nd 4 WeekJune 22​July 18Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W"Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
3rd 4 WeekJuly 20​August 14Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W"​​Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
1st 6 weekJune 8 July 18Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W"Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
2nd 6 weekJune 22August 1Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W"Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
1st 8 weekJune 8August 1Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W"Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
2nd 8 weekJune 22August 14Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W"Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
Other Length ClassesVaried Start DatesVaried End DatesPlease refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.Same as last day to drop to avoid a "W"Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines.
 
 

Summer Holiday: 

July 3 - Independence Day
 
If a holiday falls on Friday, then Saturday and Sunday classes will NOT meet.
If the holiday falls on Monday, then Saturday and Sunday classes WILL meet.
If a holiday falls on both Friday and Monday, Saturday and Sunday classes will NOT meet.
Please refer to your Student Program (Web Schedule Bill) for specific deadlines for all summer classes