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News & Events

Oakton now offers Hindi/Urdu language courses! The languages will be taught jointly, online. For more information, contact Marguerite Solari, Chair, Modern Languages, 847-376-7012,

Study Abroad in Hyderabad India!

One month, Summer term

Study the History and Cultures of India, earn six Oakton credits
Scholarships available!

Application deadline: February 1.

For an application and more information, contact Katherine Schuster, Ph.D., Global Studies Coordinator,, 847.376.7118.

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September 7
Labor Day holiday. College closed.

September 20
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record.

September 21
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

October 4
Incomplete (I) grades from summer 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

October 9
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

October 25
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 25.

November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 18
Registration opens for spring 2016 semester.

November 26, 27
Thanksgiving Recess. College closed.

November 28, 29
Thanksgiving Recess. No classes, College open. (Most offices closed.)

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