West Valley College
14000 Fruitvale Avenue, Saratoga, CA 95070 • Phone (408) 867-2200

Academic Calendar: Dates and Deadlines

Summer Schedule 2015: June 1 - July 24

Continuing students receive registration date by email or in the mail Week of April 1
Web registration Beginning April 20
Web reg is available after your registration day and until the day before class starts
First day of classes June 1 and June 15
Fourth of July Holiday (All Offices Closed) July 3–4
Last day to ADD a class 10% of total days
Last day to DROP a class without a “W” and with a Refund 10% of total days
Last day to submit PASS/ NO PASS (PDF) grading option 30% of total days
Last day to DROP a class with a “W” 75% of total days
Final Exam Last day of class

Fall Schedule 2015: August 31 - December 19

Web reg is available beginning on your priority date until the day before class starts.
Convocation (All new students welcome) Friday Aug. 21
All College Day (All Offices Closed) Friday Aug. 28
First day of classes Monday Aug. 31
Labor Day Holiday (All Offices Closed) Monday Sept. 7
Last day to ADD a semester length class Sunday Sept. 13
Last day to ADD short term classes 10% of total days
Last day to DROP a semester length class without a “W” and with a refund Sept. 13
Last day to DROP short term classes 10% of total days
Deadline to Petition for AA-T/AS-T Degrees for Spring 2016 Transfer September 25
Deadline to petition for fall graduation Oct. 2
Last day to submit PASS/ NO PASS (PDF) grading option Oct. 10
Financial Aid students in semester length classes must persist beyond this date to avoid returning financial aid funds Nov. 5
Veterans Holiday (All Offices Closed) Nov. 11
Last day to DROP a semester length class with a “W” Nov. 21
Last day to DROP a short term class with a “W” 75% of total days
Thanksgiving Holiday (All Offices Closed) Nov. 26–28
Final exams - Finals Schedule Dec. 14–19

District Academic Calendars

Download (PDF) (subject to update):
2013-2014 Academic Calendar
2014-2015 Academic Calendar
2015-2016 Academic Calendar

District Administrative/Classified Calendars

10 & 11 Month Classified Calendars in the WVCPortal HR Document Library (login required)

WVMCCD Website

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