2021 Fall Semester

August 16

Faculty Return
August 16

NPS Program Start Date

August 17 All Campus Convocation
August 18-19 New Students Arrive - Rangely Campus  
August 20-22 Mandatory New Student Orientation - Rangely Campus  
August 21 Mandatory New Student Orientation - Craig Campus
August 21 Returning Students Arrive
August 23 Classes Begin
August 25 Last day to register for semester-length class
September 6 Labor Day – no class, college closed
September 7 Last day to Drop semester-length class
October 11-15 Mid-terms
October 18 Spring pre-registration begins
November 12 Last day to withdraw from semester-length class
November 22-26 Fall Break for Faculty/Students Residence halls closed, college administrative offices open
November 25 Thanksgiving Day – college closed
December 8 NPS Program End Date
December 9 NPS Academy Graduation
December 13-15 Finals
December 16 Residence Halls close at 1:00pm
December 17 Grades due by 12:00pm
December 16 - January 9 Winter Break for students
December 24 - January 1 College closed

2022 Spring Semester

January 3 Staff Return
January 6 Faculty Return; All students arrive-Rangely Campus
January 7 New student advising/registration
January 10 NPS Program Start Date
January 10 Classes Begin
January 12 Last day to register for semester-length class
January 25 Last day to Drop on-campus semester-length class
February 28   March 4 Mid-terms
March 14 Summer & Fall Preregistration Begins
March 14-18 Spring Break for Faculty/Students Residence halls closed. College Administrative offices open
April 4 Last day to withdraw from on-campus semester-length class
April 19 Honors Banquet, Rangely Campus at 4:00pm
April 21 Honors Banquet, Craig Campus at 1:00 pm
May 2-4 Finals
May 3 NPS Program End Date
May 4 NPS Academy Graduation
May 5 Residence Halls close at 1:00pm (unless graduating)
May 6 Grades due by 12:00pm
May 6 Nursing Pinning Ceremony, Craig Campus at 6:00pm
May 7 Dental Hygiene Pinning Ceremony Rangely High School 9:00am
May 7 Commencement at Rangely Campus at 2:00pm

* These dates are subject to change. Please contact CNCC's Registration Office for current academic calendar.

PDF Version to print:

About CNCC

Colorado Northwestern is one college in two Colorado communities. Depending on what you want to study, CNCC has the perfect surroundings and facilities to meet your needs. Founded in 1962 as “Rangely College,” CNCC now serves nearly 1,800 students on two campuses, two service centers and online. Our two campuses are located in Craig and Rangely and are 90 miles apart in the mountains and canyons of Northwestern Colorado.