Fall 2018

Class Schedules

For an up-to-the-minute listing of classes available or to register, login to LOLA (Includes latest updates to classes and requires login)

For viewing purposes only, below are the lists of classes offered in each session.

Session Last day to register Start date End date
Session A August 15, 2018 August 9, 2018 December 5, 2018
Session B August 9, 2018 August 9, 2018 October 3, 2018
Session C October 4, 2018 October 4, 2018 December 5, 2018
Session D August 9, 2018 August 9, 2018 September 5, 2018
Session E September 6, 2018 September 6, 2018 October 3, 2018
Session F October 4, 2018 October 4, 2018 October 31, 2018
Session G November 1, 2018 November 1, 2018 December 5, 2018
Session J August 30, 2018 August 30, 2018 December 5, 2018
Special Session Start and end dates vary. See course schedule in LOLA.
BPCC at NSU-A August 15, 2018 August 9, 2018 December 5, 2018
BPCC at NSU-B August 9, 2018 August 9, 2018 October 3, 2018
BPCC at NSU-C October 4, 2018 October 4, 2018 December 5, 2018
Online Louisiana August 30, 2018 August 30, 2018 December 5, 2018

Note: Students enrolled in online and hybrid courses will need to consult their course syllabus for specific information about the course(s). It will be your responsibility to be informed about orientation sessions, additional software requirements, assignment/test information, etc

Holidays/Campus Closures:

  • Labor Day - September 3, 2018 (Campus closed)
  • LCTCS Annual Conference - TBA (Campus open - no class for students)
  • Fall Break- November 19-21, 2018 (Campus open - no class for students)
  • Thanksgiving - November 22-23, 2018 (Campus closed)

Graduation:

  • December 7, 2018

Registration:


  Start date End date
Advance registration with faculty advisors:

April 17, 2018

April 27, 2018

Advance registration in Academic Advising:

May 1, 2018

August 9, 2018

Online registration:

April 17, 2018

Varies by session*

General registration: August 7, 2018 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
 
*The last day to register for a course for each session is the first day of class with the exception of Session A.

Schedule Changes:

Schedule changes may be made during the refund period. Please see the refund schedule for dates. Additional charges may apply, please contact the Business Office.

Note: Any student who drops an advisor-approved course bears the responsibility for assuring his/her own progress toward graduation requirements.

Financial information:

Purge Dates:

All students who have not made payment in full, completed financial aid, or set up a payment plan will be removed from all registered classes.

  • All sessions: August 6, 2018

Last day to change from Credit to Audit or from Audit to Credit:


Session A August 22, 2018
Session B August 15, 2018
Session C October 10, 2018
Session D August 14, 2018
Session E September 11, 2018
Session F October 9, 2018
Session G November 6, 2018
Session J September 5, 2018
BPCC at NSU - A August 22, 2018
BPCC at NSU - B August 15, 2018
BPCC at NSU - C October 10, 2018
Online Louisiana September 5, 2018

Last Day to Drop:


  Last day to drop
without
a grade of "W"
Last day to drop
with
a grade of "W"
Session A August 25, 2018 November 14, 2018
Session B August 17, 2018 September 28, 2018
Session C October 12, 2018 November 30, 2018
Session D August 17, 2018 August 31, 2018
Session E September 14, 2018 October 1, 2018
Session F October 12, 2018 October 29, 2018
Session G November 9, 2018 December 3, 2018
Session J September 7, 2018 November 14, 2018
Special Session Dates vary; see Admissions/Registrar for dates
BPCC at NSU - A August 25, 2018 November 14, 2018
BPCC at NSU - B August 17, 2018 September 28, 2018
BPCC at NSU - C October 12, 2018 November 30, 2018
Online Louisiana September 7, 2018 November 14, 2018

60% Date (Session A only)

  • October 14, 2018

Students must begin attendance in ALL classes. Federal financial aid will be adjusted if a student does not begin attendance in ALL classes. If a studentís financial aid is disbursed to the student account and he/she never attends one or more classes, the student will be responsible for immediate REPAYMENT of a portion or perhaps the FULL amount of the financial aid.

Additionally, if a financial aid recipient begins attendance in class, but resigns or stops attending all classes before completing more than 60% of the semester, he/she will owe money to the aid program and BPCC.

Refund Schedule for Dropping Classes


  From To       From To
Session A Session G
100% 04/17/18 08/15/18 100% 04/17/18 11/03/18
75% 08/16/18 08/22/18 75% 11/04/18 11/06/18
50% 08/23/18 08/25/18 50% 11/07/18 11/09/18
Session B Session J
100% 04/17/18 08/11/18 100% 04/17/18 09/01/18
75% 08/12/18 08/14/18 75% 09/02/18 09/04/18
50% 08/15/18 08/17/18 50% 09/05/18 09/07/18
Session C BPCC at NSU Session A  
100% 04/17/18 10/06/18 100% 04/17/18 08/15/18
75% 10/07/18 10/09/18 75% 08/16/18 08/22/18
50% 10/10/18 10/12/18 50% 08/23/18 08/25/18
Session D BPCC at NSU Session B  
100% 04/17/18 08/11/18 100% 04/17/18 08/11/18
75% 08/12/18 08/14/18 75% 08/12/18 08/14/18
50% 08/15/18 08/17/18 50% 08/15/18 08/17/18
Session E BPCC at NSU Session C  
100% 04/17/18 09/08/18 100% 04/17/18 10/06/18
75% 09/09/18 09/11/18 75% 10/07/18 10/09/18
50% 09/12/18 09/14/18 50% 10/10/18 10/12/18
Session F Online Louisiana
100% 04/17/18 10/06/18 100% 04/17/18 09/01/18
75% 10/07/18 10/09/18 75% 09/02/18 09/04/18
50% 10/10/18 10/12/18 50% 09/05/18 09/07/18
Special Session 
Refunds for this session are based upon the class start date.
Please contact the Business Office for dates.

Note: Refunds are applied to tuition and certain refundable fees. This refund schedule is separate and apart and should not be confused with the academic drop schedule or the Financial Aid refunds.

Show/No Show:

Students must begin attendance in their classes at the official start date of each Session. Students who do not officially withdraw or resign in accordance with the published start date of the Class Session will be considered as a "No Show." Students who are considered a "No Show" will be responsible for 100% of tuition and fees for each course reported as "No Show".

  START DATE END DATE and TIME
Session A August 9, 2018 Thursday, August 23, 2018 8:00 a.m.
Session B August 9, 2018 Thursday, August 23, 2018 8:00 a.m.
Session C October 4, 2018 Thursday, October 11, 2018 8:00 a.m.
Session D August 9, 2018 Thursday, August 15, 2018 8:00 a.m.
Session E September 6, 2018 Thursday, September 12, 2018 8:00 a.m.
Session F October 4, 2018 Thursday, October 10, 2018 8:00 a.m.
Session G November 1, 2018 Thursday, November 07, 2018 8:00 a.m.
Session J August 30, 2018 Wednesday, September 11, 2018 8:00 a.m.
BPCC at NSU Session A August 11, 2018 Thursday, August 23, 2018 8:00 a.m.
BPCC at NSU Session B August 11, 2018 Thursday, October 11, 2018 8:00 a.m.
BPCC at NSU Session C October 5, 2018 Thursday, August 15, 2018 8:00 a.m.
BPCC - Online Louisiana August 28, 2018 Wednesday, September 11, 2018 8:00 a.m.

Finals:


Session A November 29 - December 5
Session B October 3, 2018
Session C December 5, 2018
Session D September 5, 2018
Session E October 3, 2018
Session F October 31, 2018
Session G December 5, 2018
Session J November 29 - December 5
BPCC at NSU - A November 29 - December 5
BPCC at NSU - B October 3, 2018
BPCC at NSU - C December 5, 2018
Online Louisiana November 29 - December 5
Graduates November 26 - November 29

Grades Due:

Grades are due at NOON on the dates listed below:

Session A December 6, 2018
Session B October 4, 2018
Session C December 6, 2018
Session D September 6, 2018
Session E October 4, 2018
Session F November 1, 2018
Session G December 6, 2018
Session J December 6, 2018
BPCC at NSU - A December 6, 2018
BPCC at NSU - B October 4, 2018
BPCC at NSU - C December 6, 2018
Online Louisiana December 6, 2018
Graduates November 30, 2018

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