Spring 2018 Dates & Deadlines
Apply & Register for Spring Quarter
Feb. 1, 2018: Apply for admission if you are a new student to Foothill College or a returning former student.
Jan. 31, 2018: Last day for international students to apply.
Feb. 5, 2018: View schedule of classes.
April 9, 2018: Spring Quarter Begins
Course Registration Dates Based on Priority Enrollment
NEW STUDENTS: All steps must have been completed to receive priority registration for spring Quarter.
CONTINUING STUDENTS: You must have enrolled during Fall Quarter to qualify for the best date for spring Quarter.
In accordance with new state and local regulations, students will be assigned registration dates in the following order.
You may register from your start date through April 9.
|Feb. 28 - April 8: Veterans, Foster Youth, DSPS, EOPS and CalWorks students who have completed orientation, assessment and an educational plan; have selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate; and have declared an academic major.|
|March 1 - April 8: Continuing students who have selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate; and have declared an academic major.|
|March 5 - April 8: New, fully matriculated college students who have completed orientation, assessment and an educational plan; selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate; and declared an academic major.|
|March 5 - April 8: New, non-matriculated college students who have selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate; and declared an academic major BUT have not completed assessment, orientation or an educational plan.|
|March 6 - April 8: Transfer students (from any other college) and returning students (who have completed one term at Foothill College) who have selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate; and declared an academic major.|
|March 7 - April 8: All other college students, including continuing students who have not declared a major or who have not selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate|
|March 12 - April 8: Dually-enrolled high school students who are freshman, sophomores, juniors or seniors or meet other criteria to attend Foothill College.|
Paying Your Fees
Drop for nonpayment on cumulative fee balances of $100 or more will occur on March 28.
Adding Classes After the Quarter Begins
- You can add a class with an instructor's add code/permission during the first two weeks of the quarter only.
- When you add classes, you must pay all fees at the time of registration.
- You will not be permitted to submit add codes after the end of the second week. Plan accordingly.
Important Dates and Add/Drop Deadlines
- Note: Deadlines listed below are for standard 12-week classes.
- Please View Your Class Schedule inside MyPortal for add/drop deadlines for your non-standard length classes.
- All deadlines are enforced.
|Monday, April 9: First day of Spring Quarter 2018|
|Wednesday, April 11: Registration opens for Second Spring and the first course for The Academy|
|Friday, April 20: Last day to add 12-week, quarter-length classes. Add date is enforced.|
|Sunday, April 22: Last day to drop for a full refund or credit (for 12-weeks, quarter-length classes). Last day to drop for a refund/credit for all other classes is listed inside MyPortal, on the Students Tab under 'View Your Class Schedule. Drop date is enforced.|
|Sunday, April 22: Last day to drop 12-week, quarter-length classes with no record of grade. Drop date is enforced.|
|Friday, May 4: Last day to request pass/no pass grade. Request date is enforced. You may complete the form online before the term begins. Once the term begins, you must submit the completed form to the Admissions & Records Office. Download the form via your MyPortal.fhda.edu account.|
|Monday, May 21: Second Spring and The Academy begin.|
|Saturday-Monday, May 26-28: Memorial Day Weekend (college closed)|
|Friday, June 1: Last day to petition for spring associate degree or certificate.|
|Friday, June 1: Last day to petition for a Spring associate degree for transfer (ADT).|
|Friday, June 1:: Last day to drop with a "W." Withdraw date is enforced.|
|Monday-Friday, June 25-29: Final exams|
|Friday, June 29: Last day of spring Quarter|
|Friday, June 29: Commencement Ceremony|
Get Your Date to Register
Log in to MyPortal about two weeks before the registration period begins to get your date.
Academic Dates & Deadlines