2022 - 2023 Dallas College Catalog

2022 - 2023 Catalog
Academic Calendar for 2023 - 2024

Note: Dallas Catalog 2023-2024 is scheduled to launch in April 2023. At that time, the 2023-2024 Academic Calendar will be removed from the 2022-2023 Online Catalog but will be published in the new catalog.


The 2023-2024 Academic Calendar outlines critical dates for the Fall, Spring, Summer, and Mini-Terms. Dallas College also offers a wide range of flex-term courses which may have different start, end, and withdrawal dates than listed below. Students and Faculty should refer to the [View Credit Class Schedules for additional details.]

May 12 (Friday)
Classes Begin
May 15 (Monday)
Certification Date
May 27 (Saturday)
Last Day to Withdraw
May 29 (Monday)
Memorial Day - Holiday
May 30 (Monday)
Classes Resume
June 2 (Friday)
Final Exams/Session Ends
June 6 (Tuesday)
Last Day for eConnect electronic grade submission.
June 5 (Monday)
Classes Begin
June 19 (Monday)
12th Class Day (Certification Date)
July 4 (Tuesday)
Fourth of July - Holiday
July 5 (Wednesday)
Classes Resume
July 25 (Tuesday)
Last Day to Withdraw (for 10-Week classes only)
August 10 (Thursday)
Final Exams/Session Ends
August 14 (Monday)
Last Day for eConnect electronic grade submission.
June 5 (Monday)
Classes Begin
June 8 (Thursday)
Certification Date
June 28 (Wednesday)
Last Day to Withdraw
July 4 (Tuesday)
Fourth of July - Holiday
July 5 (Wednesday)
Classes Resume
July 6 (Thursday)
Final Exams/Session Ends
July 10 (Sunday)
Last Day for eConnect electronic grade submission .
July 10 (Monday)
Classes Begin
July 13 (Thursday)
Certification Date
August 2 (Wednesday)
Last Day to Withdraw
August 10 (Thursday)
Final Exams/Session Ends
August 14 (Monday)
Last Day for eConnect electronic grade submission.

For financial aid purposes, the Fall semester is August 22, 2023 through December 7, 2023. See Financial Aid for more information.

August 14 (Monday)
Faculty Reports
August 18 (Friday)
District Conference Day
August 21 (Monday)
Classes Begin
September 4 (Monday)
Labor Day Holiday
September 5 (Tuesday)
Classes Resume
September 5 (Tuesday)
12th Class Day (Certification Date)
November 9 (Thursday)
Last Day to Withdraw (for 16-week classes only)
November 23-24 (Thursday and Friday)
Thanksgiving Holiday
November 27 (Monday)
Classes Resume
December 4-7 (Monday thru Thursday)
Final Exams (Final Exam Schedule for Faculty)
December 7 (Thursday)
Semester Ends
December 11 (Monday)
Last day for eConnect electronic grade submission.
December 22 (Friday)
Campus buildings and offices will be closed for the holidays at end of workday.

First Eight-Week Fall Session (Aug. 21 - Oct. 12)

For financial aid purposes, the Fall semester is August 22, 2023 through December 7, 2023. See Financial Aid for more information.

August 14 (Monday)
Faculty Reports
August 18 (Friday)
District Conference Day
August 21 (Monday)
Classes Begin
August 28 (Monday)
6th Class Day (Certification Date)
September 4 (Monday)
Labor Day Holiday
September 5 (Tuesday)
Classes Resume
September 28 (Thursday)
Last Day to Withdraw (for First Eight-Week classes only)
October 9-12 (Monday thru Thursday)
Final Exams
October 12 (Thursday)
Session Ends
October 16 (Monday)
Last day for eConnect electronic grade submission.

Second Eight-Week Fall Session (Oct. 16 - Dec. 7)

October 16 (Monday)
Classes Begin
October 23 (Monday)
6th Class Day (Certification Date)
November 22 (Wednesday)
Last Day to Withdraw (for Second Eight-Week classes only)
November 23-24 (Thursday and Friday)
Thanksgiving Holiday
November 27 (Monday)
Classes Resume
December 4-7 (Monday thru Thursday)
Final Exams (Final Exam Schedule for Faculty)
December 7 (Thursday)
Session Ends
December 11 (Monday)
Last day for eConnect electronic grade submission.
December 22 (Friday)
Campus buildings and offices will be closed for the holidays at end of workday.
December 8 (Friday)
Classes Begin
December 12 (Tuesday)
Certification Date
December 25 - January 1 (Monday thru Monday)
Winter Holiday
January 2 (Tuesday)
Classes Resume
January 4 (Thursday)
Last Day to Withdraw (for Winter-Term only)
January 5 (Friday)
Final Exams/Session Ends
January 9 (Tuesday)
Last day for eConnect electronic grade submission.

For financial aid purposes, the Fall semester is January 16, 2024 through May 9, 2024. See Financial Aid for more information.

January 2 (Tuesday)
Campus buildings and offices open
January 8 (Monday)
Faculty Reports
January 15 (Monday)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Holiday
January 16 (Tuesday)
Classes Begin
January 29 (Monday)
12th Class Day (Certification Date)
February 22-23 (Thursday and Friday)
Professional Development Days -- Thursday and Friday day classes will not meet. Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday classes will meet.
February 26 (Monday)
Classes Resume
March 11-15 (Monday thru Friday)
Spring Break - Campus buildings and offices will be closed for the week.
March 18 (Monday)
Classes Resume
April 5 (Friday)
Good Friday - Holiday
April 12 (Thursday)
Last Day to Withdraw (for 16-Week classes only)
May 6-9 (Monday thru Thursday)
Final Exams (Final Exam Schedule for Faculty)
May 9 (Thursday)
Semester Ends
May 13 (Monday)
Last Day for eConnect electronic grade submission.
May Graduation
May at the Curtis Culwell Center.

For financial aid purposes, the Fall semester is January 16, 2024 through May 9, 2024. See Financial Aid for more information.

First Eight-Week Spring Session (Jan. 16 - March 7)

January 2 (Tuesday)
Campus buildings and offices open
January 8 (Monday)
Faculty Reports
January 15 (Monday)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Holiday
January 16 (Tuesday)
Classes Begin
January 22 (Monday)
6th Class Day (Certification Date)
February 21 (Wednesday)
Last Day to Withdraw (for First Eight-Week Classes)
February 22-23 (Thursday and Friday)
Professional Development Days -- Thursday and Friday day classes will not meet. Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday classes will meet.
February 26 (Monday)
Classes Resume
March 4-7 (Monday thru Thursday)
Final Exams
March 7 (Thursday)
Session Ends
March 11 (Monday)
Last Day for eConnect electronic grade submission.

Second Eight-Week Spring Session (March 19 - May 9)

March 19 (Tuesday)
Classes Begin
March 25 (Monday)
6th Class Day (Certification Date)
April 5 (Friday)
Good Friday - Holiday
April 8 (Monday)
Classes Resume
April 26 (Friday)
Last Day to Withdraw (for Second Eight-Week classes only)
May 6-9 (Wednesday and Thursday)
Final Exams (Final Exam Schedule for Faculty)
May 9 (Thursday)
Session Ends
May 13 (Monday)
Last Day for eConnect electronic grade submission.
May Graduation
May at the Curtis Culwell Center.

Drop Dates

May-Term
May 27 (Saturday)
Summer 10-Week Session 2023
July 25 (Tuesday)
Summer I 2023
June 28 (Wednesday)
Summer II 2023
August 2 (Wednesday)
Fall 2023 16-Week Semester
November 9 (Thursday)
Fall 2023 First Eight-Week Session
September 28 (Thursday)
Fall 2023 Second Eight-Week Session
November 22 (Wednesday)
Winter-Term
January 4 (Thursday)
Spring 2024 16-Week Semester
April 11 (Thursday)
Spring 2024 First Eight-Week Session
February 21 (Wednesday)
Spring 2024 Second Eight-Week Session
April 26 (Friday)

Student Progress Reporting (SPR)

Summer 10-Week Session
7/2/23 - 7/15/23
Fall 2023 16-Week Semester
9/17/23 - 9/30/23
10/22/23 - 11/4/23
Fall 2023 First Eight-Week Session
9/10/23 - 9/23/23
Fall 2023 Second Eight-Week Session
11/5/23 - 11/18/23
Spring 2023 16-Week Semester
2/14/24 - 2/24/24
3/24/24 - 4/6/24
Spring 2023 First Eight-Week Session
2/4/24 - 2/17/24
Spring 2023 Second Eight-Week Session
4/7/24 - 4/20/24