Important Information and Policy Changes

Check this section regularly for updates. Updates will be listed with the most recent at the top. Links provide greater detail when available.

Important Information and Policy Changes

 

Important Updates

DATE UPDATED SUBJECT WHAT HAS CHANGED
01/10/2020 Spring 2020 Semester Hours and Holidays Regular Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm with an extended schedule on Wednesdays of 8am – 6pm, only for Counter Services and the Web Room, with the exception of Spring Break and Finals Weeks and the following Holidays: Martin Luther King Jr. Day, 1/20/2020; Presidents' Days, 2/14 - 2/17/ 2020; Good Friday, 4/10/2020.
Ongoing Notification My Portal Log-In Changes Log-In process changes with the goal of achieving “single sign-in” are ongoing. Please review the Log-In instructions or contact the Student Support Help Desk at 559-499-6072 if you need assistance.
07/29/2019 Work Experience Requirements and Registration 1. Students must register for ALL Work Experience Classes in person at the Admissions and Records counter. Please have the Course and Section number and the number of units for which you wish to register as well as your government issued photo ID and student ID number. 2. Students are required to register in an additional class for the entire duration of the Work Experience class – This is a Fresno City College policy requirement that remains in effect after changes to Title 5. NOTE: RN students can only be registered in RN-19 through the Allied Health Division Office. Medical Assistant and Autism Certificate students must have written Instructor Consent to register in MA-19 and AHLTH-19. Human Services students must satisfy prerequisite and/or corequisites and register in a minimum of 7 units for the entire semester to register in HS-19A or HS-19B.
Ongoing Notification Waitlist Rules - Permission to Register Students are responsible for moving their own classes from their Waitlist to their Schedule AFTER receiving a Student email notification to do so. You have only 4 calendar days to register from the date of the email. Once your opportunity has expired, we will offer the seat to the next student on the list. This cannot be waived or undone. Check your STUDENT email daily if you are on a waitlist!

The above information is available in printed format by downloading the Guide to Important Information and Policy Changes

Important Calendar Dates per Semester

These listings, unless otherwise specified, apply only to full-term (18 week) classes. For information on deadlines for short term classes, contact your instructor.

Deadlines are at the close of business, 5 pm, on the date indicated.

You may download a detailed printable copy of important dates and deadlines by clicking on the link for the available semesters.

Important Dates guide for Fall 2020

Important Dates guide for Summer 2020

Important Dates guide for Spring 2020 

Academic Calendar

Event Date/Time
End of Fall Semester 12/11/2020 12:00 AM
2021 Spring Semester Begins 01/11/2021 12:00 AM
Spring Break 03/29/2021 - 04/03/2021
End of Spring Semester 05/21/2021 12:00 AM
Start of 4 week and 10 week sessions 05/24/2021 12:00 AM
Start of 8 week sessions 06/07/2021 12:00 AM
End of 4 week session 06/18/2021 12:00 AM
Start of Summer 6 week session 06/21/2021 12:00 AM
Independence Day 07/05/2021 12:00 AM
End of 6 8 10 week sessions 07/30/2021 12:00 AM
Fall Semester Begins 08/09/2021 8:00 AM
End of Fall Semester 12/10/2021 12:00 AM
Winter Break 12/13/2021 - 12/31/2021

Diploma and Certificate Deliver Dates

Spring Grads:

Spring Grads will receive invitations to Walk at the Spring Commencement or Certificate Ceremony at the end of their graduating semester in their student email in Mid-April of that semester. Their Diplomas and Certificates will be mailed out in early August. 

Summer Grads:

Summer Grads Diplomas and Certificates will be mailed out in mid-October. Grads will receive invitations to Walk at the next Spring Commencement or Certificate Ceremony in their student email in Mid-April following their graduating semester. 

Fall Grads: 

Fall Grads Diplomas and Certificates will be mailed out in early March. Grads will receive invitations to Walk at the next Spring Commencement or Certificate Ceremony in their student email in Mid-April following their graduating semester.