Academic and Enrollment Dates

Academic event calendar listing all semester and payment dates for a given semester.
Event Date Notes
Winter 2020 Schedule available in HFC Self Service 10/14/2019

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Priority Registration for Winter 2020 10/28/2019 to 10/30/2019

Register at HFC Self Service. See priority registration for more information.

Open Registration Begins for Winter 2020 10/31/2019

Register at HFC Self Service. See priority registration for more information.

College closed for end-of-year holidays 12/23/2019 to 1/1/2020

All college offices will close for Winter Break, Dec. 23 through Jan. 1. Offices will re-open January 2, 2020. Classes begin Jan. 13.

Classes begin; late registration/schedule adjustments for 15-week and 1st 8-week classes 1/13/2020

Winter classes begin at Henry Ford College on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020.

January 19th is the LAST day to add or register. No late registration or re-registrations will be accepted after January 19th. There will be no late enrollment in developmental classes following the first class meeting.

Winter 2020 classes begin 1/13/2020

Classes begin for the winter 15-week term and first 8-week term.

Last day for refund (for dropped classes) for 15-week classes and 1st 8-week classes 1/19/2020

No refund for 15-week and 1st 8-week classes after this date.

Last day to drop 15-week and 1st 8-week classes (NO RECORD DROP) 1/19/2020

No notation on transcript for 15-week and 1st 8-week classes.

College Closed 1/20/2020

Martin Luther King Jr. Service Observance Day

First day of withdrawal from 15-week and 1st 8-week classes 1/20/2020

Withdrawal status “W” will appear on transcript for 15-week and 1st 8-week classes.

Winter 12-Week Classes Begin 2/3/2020

Start of Winter 12-week semester

Late Registration/Schedule Adjustments for 12-week classes 2/3/2020 to 2/9/2020

February 9th is the LAST day to add or register for 12-week classes. No late registration or re-registrations will be accepted after February 9th. There will be no late enrollment in developmental classes following the first class meeting.

Last day for refund for 12-week classes (for dropped classes) 2/9/2020

No refund for 12-week classes after this date.

Last day to drop 12-week classes (NO RECORD DROP) 2/9/2020

No notation on transcript for 12-week classes

First day of withdrawal for 12-week classes 2/10/2020

Withdrawal status “W” will appear on the transcript for 12-week classes.

Last day to withdraw for 1st 8-week classes 2/15/2020

HFC Self-Service

Last day to apply for Winter 2020 Graduation 2/15/2020

Apply online at HFC Self-Service

For those HFC students who will complete their program requirements at the end of the Winter and Summer semesters wanting to attend the Commencement Ceremony

Final Exams begin for 1st 8-week classes 3/2/2020

See the Winter Final Exam schedule or speak with your instructor regarding the day and time of your final exam.

1st 8-week classes end 3/8/2020

Winter 1st 8-week semester ends

Grades due for 1st 8-week classes 3/9/2020

Final grade entry due from faculty by 6:00 p.m. for 1st 8-week classes.

Grades available to students 1st 8-week classes 3/9/2020

Grades available for students in HFC Self-Service after 6:00 p.m for 1st 8-week classes

Spring break 2020 3/9/2020 to 3/14/2020

Spring break 2020 is March 9 through March 14.

College Closed (Spring Break closure day) 3/13/2020

The College takes a one day break for faculty and staff during Spring Break. The College is closed on Friday, March 13, 2020.

College Closed (Spring Break closure day) 3/14/2020

The College takes a one day break for faculty and staff during Spring Break. The College is closed on Friday, March 13, 2020. Students are off for the entire week, March 9-14.

Classes Resume after Spring Break 3/16/2020

College reopens

Winter 2nd 8-Week Classes Begin 3/16/2020

Start of Winter 2nd 8-week semester

Late Registration/Schedule Adjustments for 2nd 8-week classes 3/16/2020 to 3/22/2020

March 22nd is the LAST day to add or register for 2nd 8-week classes. No late registration or re-registrations will be accepted after March 22nd. There will be no late enrollment in developmental classes following the first class meeting.

Last day for refund (for dropped classes) for 2nd 8-week classes 3/22/2020

No refund for 2nd 8-week classes after this date

Last day to drop 2nd 8-week classes (NO RECORD DROP) 3/22/2020

No notation on transcript for 2nd 8-week classes

First day of withdrawal 2nd 8-week classes 3/23/2020

Withdrawal status “W” will appear on transcript for 2nd 8-week classes.

Last day to withdraw for 15-week classes 3/27/2020

HFC Self-Service

Last day to withdraw 12-week classes 4/4/2020

https://sss.hfcc.edu/Student/Planning/DegreePlans

Last day to withdraw for 2nd 8-week classes 4/18/2020

HFC Self-Service

Final Exams begin for 15-week, 12-week, and 2nd 8-week classes 5/5/2020

See the Winter Final Exam schedule or speak with your instructor regarding the day and time of your final exam.

Annual Commencement Ceremony 5/9/2020

Information at: https://www.hfcc.edu/registration-and-records/commencement

Last day of Winter 2020 semester 5/10/2020

15-week and 12-week semesters end

Winter Grades Due 5/11/2020

Final grade entry due from faculty by 6:00 p.m.

Winter Grades Available to Students 5/11/2020

Grades available after 6:00 p.m.

Grades due 12/20/2020

Final grades are due from faculty by 6:00 p.m.