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Fall 2014

April 9 - first class meeting
Registration for fall 2014 classes

August 18
Faculty return for fall 2014 semester

August 25
Fall 2014 semester classes begin

September 1
Labor Day holiday. College closed.

September 2
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements

September 21
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record* (See Withdrawal From Classes for more information.)

September 22
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses*

October 5
Incomplete (I) grades from summer 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.**  

October 10
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions

October 26
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after October 26.

November 11
Veterans' Day holiday. College closed.

November 19
Registration opens for spring 2015 semester

November 27, 28
Thanksgiving Recess. College closed.

November 29, 30
Thanksgiving Recess. No classes, College open.
(Most offices closed.)

December 16, 17
Evaluation Days 

December 17
Last day of student attendance

December 18
Grading Day
Faculty on campus and available to students at designated times.

December 19
Grades due

December 24 - January 4
College closed



*Consult the Enrollment Center for deadlines on classes meeting less than 16 weeks.

**Students must make arrangements with individual faculty members regarding deadlines to submit required work for incomplete (I) grades.

Two days to be used for instruction, final student evaluations or culminating course activities. Classes not scheduled to meet on these days and classes which do not meet for the duration of a semester will ordinarily use the last class session(s) for instruction, final student evaluations or culminating course activities.

Academic Program

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Science students at Oakton analyze invasive species, crystallize proteins — and get paid for it, too.

Faculty Profile

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As a child, Jay Cohen loved numbers. Now he’s instilling his passion for figures in his students as an award-winning accounting professor.