Dates and Deadlines

Important college dates and deadlines

Application Dates and Deadlines (General)
Ongoing Apply to Bay College for Free Online
October 1 File FAFSA Form for Free Federal Financial Assistance Consideration Opens
March 1 Board Elite, Trustees, and Leadership Scholarships Application Deadline
March 15 Foundation Scholarships Application Deadline for Fall
October 15 Foundation Scholarships Application Deadline for Winter
Fall 2018 Semester (August - December)
March 26 Fall Registration Opens
June 5 SOAR (Student Orientation, Advising, Registration)
June 7 SOAR (Student Orientation, Advising, Registration)
July 30 Tuition Payment Due
August 13 2nd Tuition payment Due
August 16 SOAR (Student Orientation, Advising, Registration)
August 27 Fall Semester Starts
August 31 Last Day to Add Classes
September 4 3rd Tuition Payment Due
September 7 Last Day to Drop Classes with a Refund
October Last Day to Withdraw from Classes
October Winter and Summer Registration Opens
December 14 Fall Semester Ends
Note: students whose tuition is not covered by financial aid, enrolled in a payment plan, or paid in full will be dropped from courses after each tuition due date and will need to re-register for classes.
Winter 2019 Semester (January - May)
October Winter Registration Opens
December Tuition Payment Due
December SOAR (Student Orientation, Advising, Registration)
January Winter Semester Starts
January 2nd Tuition payment Due
January Last Day to Drop Classes with a Refund
March 1 Graduation Application Deadline (to walk in commencement)
March 12 - 16 Spring Break (no classes, college open)
March 30 Last Day to Withdraw from Classes
March Fall Registration Opens
May 11 Winter Semester Ends
May 12 Commencement Ceremony
Note: students whose tuition is not covered by financial aid, enrolled in a payment plan, or paid in full will be dropped from courses after each tuition due date and will need to re-register for classes.
Summer 1 2019 (May - June)
October Summer Registration Opens
May 7 Tuition Payment Due
May 21 Summer 1 Semester Starts
May 22 Last Day to Add Classes
May 24 2nd Tuition Payment Due
May 24 Last Day to Drop Classes with a Refund
June 7 Last Day to Withdraw from Classes
June 29 Summer 1 Semester Ends
Note: students whose tuition is not covered by financial aid, enrolled in a payment plan, or paid in full will be dropped from courses after each tuition due date and will need to re-register for classes.
Summer 2 2019 (June - July)
October Summer Registration Opens
June 18 Tuition Payment Due
July 2 Summer 2 Semester Starts
July 3 Last Day to Add  Classes
July 5 2nd Tuition Payment Due
July 5 Last Day to Drop Classes with a Refund
July 19 Last Day to Withdraw from Classes
August 10 Summer 2 Semester Ends
Note: students whose tuition is not covered by financial aid, enrolled in a payment plan, or paid in full will be dropped from courses after each tuition due date and will need to re-register for classes.
Top