Student Dates and Deadlines

Montgomery College is an open admission institution, and you can apply at any time. See below for important dates and deadlines related to admissions, registration, financial aid, payment, advising, and more. 

Important Student Dates and Deadlines by Month

August

Important student dates and deadlines for August 2020. 

August 1 

  • Admissions application priority deadline for Fall 2020
  • F-1 Transfer Application Deadline for Fall 2020-Deadline to Apply to Transfer an I-20 from Inside the U.S. for Fall 2020
  • Health Sciences application deadline for Spring 2020 (Nursing only)
  • Dream Act 2020-2021 paperwork due for new and returning students for Fall 2020
  • Check MyMC class schedule for YOUR specific deadlines to Drop with W for Summer II

August 7 

  • Last date to submit Spring/Summer Student Loan Request

August 21

  • Official end of Summer Sessions

August 24

  • Official beginning of 2020-2021 Academic Year

August 26

  • Final grades due from faculty for Midsummer and Summer II classes
  • Final grades available on MyMC for Midsummer and Summer II Classes
  • Senior Citizen Tuition Waiver begins for Fall 2020 registration

August 30

  • Students must register by 11:59 pm on the day before the class is scheduled to start! Check class schedules for start dates.

August 31

  • Classes begin for Fall 2020 (Remote learning)
  • Fall late registration fee begins
September

Important student dates and deadlines for September 2020.

September 1

  • Spring priority deadline for students changing status (B-2 or F-2) to F-1. See International Coordinators for more information.

September 1-4

  • Check MyMC class schedule for YOUR specific deadlines for a Refund or to Add, Drop without a W or Change from Audit/Credit for Fall 2020

September 3

  • Fall late payment fee begins

September 7 

  • MC CLOSED; Labor Day

September 8 

  • Fall change of schedule $10 fee begins

September 11

  • Disability Tuition Waiver Forms due for Fall 2020
  • Last day to change major/curriculum for Fall 2020

September 12-13

  • Fall Semester Weekend Classes Begin

September 18

  • Dream Act applications due for Fall 2020

September 21

  • Last day to enter into a 3 installment payment plan for Fall 2020
  • Last day to enroll in the Auto Pay Fall-2 Pay Installment Plan
  • Last day to enroll in Prior Semester Balance Auto‐Pay TIP 3 Pay only (Summer I & II 2020)

September 24

  • Fall financial aid weekly disbursements begin
October

Important student dates and deadlines for October 2020.

October 1

  • Fall Graduation Application Deadline
  • Spring deadline for new international students (F-1/M-1) to apply for a form I-20 (outside of the U.S. or planning to change status)
  • 2020/2021 FAFSA available online
  • First loan fund disbursement for fall

October 2-27 

  • Fall financial aid academic plans reviewed by academic counselors and departmental advisors-SAP

October 5

  • Winter class schedules available for viewing

October 12-16  

  • Fall midterm exams

October 19

  • Winter registration opens
  • Spring class schedules available for viewing

October 26

  • Fall midterm grades due
November

Important student dates and deadlines for November 2020.

November 1

  • Spring deadline to submit transcripts to MC for transfer credit evaluation
  • Spring financial aid priority deadline for students who didn't apply for aid in the fall

November 2

  • Spring priority registration opens

November 9

  • Spring general registration opens

November 15

  • Spring financial aid academic plans due back to Financial Aid-SAP Appeals

November 25

  • No classes; non-instructional duty day

November 26-29

  • MC CLOSED; Thanksgiving 
December

Important student dates and deadlines for December 2020.

December 1

  • Spring form I-20 paperwork deadline for transfer students in the U.S.
  • Winter/spring priority admissions application deadline for students new to college
  • Winter deadline to request disability support services
  • Last Date to submit a loan application for fall only enrollment processing
  • Spring deadline to request disability support services

December 4 

  • Last date to submit a loan application for fall only enrollment processing

December 10 

  • Last aid disbursement for fall semester

December 14-20 

  • Fall 2020 final week of classes; exams

December 16 

  • Winter senior citizen tuition waiver begins

December 20 

  • Official end of Fall Semester

December 21

  • Official beginning of Spring Semester
  • Winter Session Online only classes begin

December 23 

  • Fall final grades due from faculty by 11:59pm

December 23-January 1

  • MC CLOSED; winter holidays

Registration Dates for Upcoming Semesters

  • Course offerings published online: Monday, May 11, 2020
  • Registration opens: Monday, May 18, 2020
  • Classes begin: Monday, August 31, 2020
  • Late-starting classes begin: Between September 8 and October 22, 2020
  • Course offerings published online: Monday, October 5, 2020
  • Registration opens: Monday, October 19, 2020
  • Classes begin: December 21, 2020
  • Course offerings published online: Monday, October 19, 2020
  • Priority registration opens: Monday, November 2, 2020
  • General registration opens: Monday, November 9, 2020
  • Classes begin: January 25, 2021
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