GCC General Catalog 2006-2007

General Catalog 2006-2007

Introduction

Message from the President


To GCC students and prospective students,

I invite you to explore and enjoy the many educational opportunities available to you at Glendale Community College. Our college has provided these exceptional opportunities to the members of our diverse community for more than 40 years. We offer a broad range of courses, certificates and associate of arts degrees for transfer to university programs, career and technical workforce preparation, or personal fulfillment.

As you pursue your goals here, I hope you will use this college catalog as a helpful resource. Refer to it frequently to familiarize yourself with information regarding GCC classes, programs, activities, policies and a wide range of student services. These services include tutoring through the Center for Learning, career counseling through the Counseling and Career Services Department, and math tutoring through Math Solutions in the Math Department. I also encourage you to use our outstanding Web resources as valuable tools in achieving your goals at GCC.

Thank you for your interest and welcome to Glendale Community College!

 

Jean Ann Abel
Interim President

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2006-2007 Academic Calendar
Calendar applies to GCC Main, GCC North, and GCC-ASU Partnership at the West Campus

Summer School - 2006 (Subject to 2006-2007 Catalog)

Early Registration (Continuing Students with Appointments)
Open Registration Begins (All Students)
Last Date to Register Before Classes Begin
Observance of Memorial Day
First 5-week/8-week Session Begins
Schedule Adjustment, First 5- and 8-week Sessions
Applications Due for Summer 2006 Graduation
First 5-week Session Ends
Observance of Independence Day
Second 5-week Session Begins
Schedule Adjustment, Second 5-week Session
8-week Session Ends
Second 5-week Session Ends

April 3-7
April 10
May 25
May 29
May 30
May 30-31
June 26
June 29
July 4
July 3, 5
July 5-6
July 20
August 3

Fall Semester - 2006

Early Registration (Continuing Students with Appointments)
Open Registration Begins (All Students)
Last Date to Register Before Classes Begin
Classes Begin
Schedule Adjustment
Early Registration appointments for Spring 2007 Available   (Continuing Students)
Observance of Labor Day
Applications Due for December 2006 Graduation
Last Day for Withdrawal Without Instructor ’s Signature
Observance of Veterans’ Day
Thanksgiving Holiday
Last Day Student Initiated Withdrawal Accepted
Last Day of Regular Classes
Final Exams, Evening Classes*
Final Exams, Day Classes*
Mid-Year Recess Begins for Students
Fall Semester Ends

April 3-7
April 10
August 18
August 19
August 19, 20-25

August 28
September 4
September 25
October 6
November 10
November 23-26
November 27
December 10
December 5-11
December 11-14
December 15
December 15

Spring Semester - 2007

Early Registration Appointments Available
  (Continuing Students)
Early Registration (Continuing Students with Appointments)
Open Registration Begins (All Students)
Last Date to Register Before Classes Begin
Observance of Martin Luther King Birthday
Classes Begin
Schedule Adjustment
Early Registration appointments for Fall 2007 Available   (Continuing Students)
Observance of Presidents’ Day
Applications Due for May 2006 Graduation
Last Day for Withdrawal Without Instructor’s Signature
Spring Break
Last Day Student Initiated Withdrawal Accepted
Last Day of Regular Classes
Final Exams, Evening Classes*
Final Exams, Day Classes*
Commencement
Spring Semester Ends

August 28

October 23-27
October 30
January 12
January 15
January 16
January 16-20, 22

January 23
February 19
February 26
March 2
March 12-18
April 23
May 6
May 1-7
May 7-10
May 11
May 11

Summer School - 2007 (Subject to 2007-2008 Catalog)

Early Registration Appointments Available
  (Continuing Students)
Early Registration (Continuing Students with Appointments)
Open Registration Begins
Last Date to Register Before Classes Begin
Observance of Memorial Day
First 5-week/8-week Session Begins
Schedule Adjustment, First 5- and 8-week Sessions
First 5-Week Session Ends
Second 5-Week Session Begins
Observance of Independence Day
Schedule Adjustment, Second 5-week Session
8-Week Session Ends
Second 5-Week Session Ends
January 23

April 2-6
April 9
May 24
May 28
May 29
May 29-May 30
June 28
July 2
July 4
July 2-3
July 19
August 2


*Dates apply to GCC Main and GCC North. GCC-ASU Partnership classes follow the ASU at the West Campus final examination schedule.

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