Academic Calendar

Class Schedule & Calendar

Winter 2021 Spring 2021
Start of SessionMonday, January 4Start of SessionMonday, March 29
Martin Luther King Jr. HolidayMonday, January 18Good Friday HolidayFriday, April 2
Midterm ExamsThursday, February 16Midterm ExamsMonday, May 10
Presidents Day HolidayMonday, February 15Memorial Day HolidayMonday, May 31
Final ExamsThursday, March 25Final ExamsThursday, June 17
End of SessionFriday, March 26End of SessionFriday, June 18
Session BreakMonday – Friday, June 21 – 25
Summer 2021Fall 2021
Start of SessionMonday, June 28Start of SessionMonday, September 27
Independence Day HolidaySunday, July 4Indigenous Peoples Day HolidayMonday, October 11
Midterm ExamsMonday, August 9Midterm ExamsMonday, November 8
Labor Day HolidayMonday, September 6Veterans Day HolidayThursday, November 11
Final ExamsThursday, September 16Thanksgiving HolidayThursday – Friday, November 25-26
End of SessionFriday, September 17Final ExamsThursday, December 16
Session BreakMonday – Friday, September 20 – 24End of SessionFriday, December 17
Winter Break December 20 – 31

Winter 2022 Spring 2022
Start of SessionMonday, January 3Start of SessionMonday, March 28
Martin Luther King Jr. HolidayMonday, January 17Good Friday HolidayFriday, April 15
Midterm ExamsMonday, February 14Midterm ExamsMonday, May 9
Presidents Day HolidayMonday, February 21Memorial Day HolidayMonday, May 30
Final ExamsThursday, March 24Final ExamsThursday, June 16
End of SessionFriday, March 25End of SessionFriday, June 17
Session BreakMonday – Friday, June 20 – 24
Summer 2022Fall 2022
Start of SessionMonday, June 27Start of SessionMonday, September 26
Independence Day HolidayMonday, July 4Indigenous Peoples Day HolidayMonday, October 10
Midterm ExamsMonday, August 8Midterm ExamsMonday, November 7
Labor Day HolidayMonday, September 5Veterans Day HolidayFriday, November 11
Final ExamsThursday, September 15Thanksgiving HolidayThursday – Friday, November 24-25
End of SessionFriday, September 16Final ExamsThursday, December 15
Session BreakMonday – Friday, September 19 – 23End of SessionFriday, December 16
Winter Break December 19 – January 2, 2023

Winter 2020 Spring 2020
Start of SessionMonday, January 6Start of SessionMonday, March 30
Martin Luther King Jr. HolidayMonday, January 20Good Friday HolidayFriday, April 10
Midterm ExamsThursday, February 20Midterm ExamsMonday, May 11
Presidents Day HolidayMonday, February 17Memorial Day HolidayMonday, May 25
Final ExamsThursday, March 26Final ExamsThursday, June 18
End of SessionFriday, March 27End of SessionFriday, June 19
Session BreakMonday – Friday, June 22 – 26
Summer 2020Fall 2020
Start of SessionMonday, June 29Start of SessionMonday, September 28
Independence Day HolidaySaturday, July 4Indigenous Peoples Day HolidayMonday, October 12
Midterm ExamsMonday, August 10Midterm ExamsMonday, November 9
Labor Day HolidayMonday, September 7Veterans Day HolidayWednesday, November 11
Final ExamsThursday, September 18Thanksgiving HolidayThursday – Friday, November 26-27
End of SessionFriday, September 19Final ExamsThursday, December 17
Session BreakMonday – Friday, September 22 – 25End of SessionFriday, December 18
Winter Break December 21 – January 1, 2021

The start/end date for the associate-degree or other certificate programs may vary and is subject to change. 

*Classes are not held during Christmas week and New Year’s week; however, the school is open for students requiring assistance or desiring additional lab practice by prior arrangement.


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Academic Year and Academic Term

LAPC uses Semester Credit Hours to define and measure a student’s academic course level, progress, and program length. One academic year for full-time students is defined as enrollment for a minimum of 24 Semester Credit Hours, or its equivalent in Clock Hours, within a minimum of 30 weeks. An academic term is defined to be a minimum of 12 Semester Credit Hours and 15 weeks except for the 12- week session for the ESL program.

Class Sessions

LAPC offers morning, afternoon, and evening classes. 

Lecture & Lab Sessions
Morning9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Afternoon 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Evening6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Classes in the English as a Second Language (ESL) Certificate Program are available as follows:

Lecture & Lab Sessions
Morning9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Afternoon1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Evening6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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