School Calendar

2016-17 Academic Calendar

2017 SPRING SEMESTER

January 9: Davenport University Winter Classes Begin

January 9: GRCC Classes Begin

January 13: Spring Semester Orientation for New Students

January 13: 4:00PM Deadline to Finalize Spring Class Schedule with Registrar’s Office

January 17: GBC Classes Begin

January 19: Cornerstone University Classes Begin

January 20: Last Day to Withdraw from a Course without Record

 

February 26 – March 5: Davenport University Spring Vacation

 

March 6-10: GBC Spring Vacation

March 6-10: Cornerstone University Spring Vacation

March 6-10: GRCC Spring Vacation

March 13: GBC Classes Resume

March 14-17: Missionary Conference

March 21: Academic Advising Day

March 21-31: Registration for Fall Semester

 

April 13: Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with a Passing Grade

April 14-16: Easter Break

April 17: Classes Resume

April 24-28: GBC Final Examination Week

April 24-28: Davenport University Winter Examination Week

April 24-28: GRCC Examination Week

April 28: GBC Commencement Banquet

April 29: GBC Commencement

 

May 1-4: Cornerstone University Examination Week

May 5: National Day of Prayer

May 8: Davenport University Spring/Summer Classes Begin

May 8: GRCC Summer Classes Begin

2017 FALL SEMESTER

August 9: Early Fall & Athletes Check In
August 10: GBC Early Fall Classes BEGIN
August 23: GBC Early Fall Classes END
August 24: Fall “Kick-Off” Day for All Students
August 24-26: Fall Student Orientation
August 25: Deadline to finalize Fall class schedule with Registrar’s Office
August 28: GRCC Classes Begin
August 28: GBC Undergraduate Classes Begin
August 29: Fall Convocation @ 9:45 a.m.

 

September 1: Last day to withdraw from a course without record
September 4: Labor Day – No classes
September 5: Davenport Classes Begin
September 6: Cornerstone Classes Begin

 

October 11: Campus Service Project 9:30 am – Noon
October 12-13: Board Meetings
October 13-14: Homecoming
October 24: Academic Advising Day – Chapel WILL meet
October 24-November 9: Registration for Spring Semester

 

November 2-3: Fall Break
November 6: GBC Classes Resume
November 17: Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with a Passing Grade
November 20-24: Thanksgiving Break
November 27: Classes Resume

 

December 11-15: GBC Final Examination Week
December 11-15: GRCC Final Examination Week
December 11-15: Cornerstone University Final Examination Week
December 18-22: Davenport University Final Examination Week

2018 SPRING SEMESTER

January 8: Davenport University Winter Classes Begin

January 8: GRCC Classes Begin

January 12: GBC Spring Semester Orientation for New Students

January 12: Deadline to finalize Spring class schedule with Registrar’s Office

January 15: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – no classes

January 16: GBC Undergraduate Classes to Begin

January 18: Cornerstone University Classes Begin

January 22: Last day to withdraw from a course without record

 

February 25 – March 3: Davenport University Spring Vacation

 

March 5: Davenport University Classes Resume

March 5-9: GBC Spring Vacation

March 5-9: GRCC Spring Vacation

March 5-9: Cornerstone University Spring Vacation

March 12: GBC/GRCC/Cornerstone Classes Resume

March 13-16: Missionary Conference

March 20: Academic Advising Day – Chapel WILL meet

March 20 – 29: Registration for Fall 2018

March 30: Good Friday – No classes

 

April 1: Easter

April 2: GBC Classes Resume

April 2-4: Registration for Fall 2018

April 13: Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with a Passing Grade

April 23-27: GBC Final Examination Week

April 27: GBC Graduation Banquet

April 28: Commencement

 

May 3: National Day of Prayer

May 8: GBC Summer Session Begins