For the college’s coronavirus updates, please visit cpcc.edu/coronavirus.
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper announced earlier today (Oct. 21) Phase Three of statewide coronavirus restrictions will remain in effect until at least Nov. 13.
In Phase 3, which began Oct. 2, bars, entertainment venues, movie theaters and large outdoor venues were allowed to reopen with capacity restrictions. Capacity limits remained in place for restaurants, and mass gatherings were limited as well – 25 for indoors and 50 for outdoors.
As a friendly reminder, open registration for spring classes begins Nov. 9. Also, registration for Corporate and Continuing Education courses is ongoing.
Learn more and stay up to date at cpcc.edu/coronavirus.
Use Your Financial Aid to Buy Supplies at Central Piedmont Barnes & Noble Bookstores
If your financial aid awards to attend Central Piedmont (excluding work-study) are greater than your semester charges for tuition, fees, and supplies, you may use your remaining aid to charge books and supplies at Central Piedmont bookstores to your student account no earlier than 10 days before classes start. Be sure to plan ahead and check bookstore locations and hours. The bookstore page also details the steps to order textbooks on the bookstore website.
Dates You Can Use Your Aid to Purchase Supplies at Central Piedmont Barnes & Noble Bookstores
- Monday, January 4–Sunday, January 31, 2021
- Monday, February 22–Sunday, February 28, 2021
- Wednesday, March 10–Wednesday, March 31, 2021
- Friday, April 23–Friday, April 30, 2021
Spring Payment Deadline: Registration Between December 15, 2020-January 5, 2021
Check tuition, fees, and payment dates and methods. If you register for a 12-week, short (eight-week), or mini (four-week) session after the open registration period, you must pay your balance due by the Monday after you register. You can still register and pay for classes online during times when the college is closed. Your course registration is not final until you have paid your balance due.
Spring Pay-as-You-Go Period
If you register for classes during these dates, you pay for your classes the same day that you register (pay-as-you-go).
Check tuition, fees, and payment dates and methods. If you register for a 12-week, short (eight-week), or mini (four-week) session after the full semester starts, you must pay your balance due by the Monday after you register. You can still register and pay for classes online during times when the college is closed. Your course registration is not final until you have paid your balance due.
Last Day to Drop for Full Tuition Refund: Full Spring Semester, 1st 12-Week, 1st Short, 1st Mini Sessions
If you drop a course that has not started yet by this date, you will not receive a W grade and the course will not appear on your transcript.
- Learn more about refunds.
- Consider how dropping courses and/or withdrawing can affect your financial aid.
- Learn about registration and grading policies, such as W grades.
First Day of Full Spring Semester, 1st 12-Week Session, 1st Short Session, and 1st Mini Session
Short sessions are eight weeks long. Mini sessions are four weeks long.
Faculty and staff can find future calendars in the employee intranet.
Graduation Application Opens - Spring
Completing a for-college-credit degree, diploma, or certificate? Will you be ready to graduate at the end of this semester? This is the date you can start your graduation application to graduate in the spring.
Learn how to apply to graduate. To apply, you must be currently registered in courses this semester. Remember to check in with your advisor before applying.
Online: Perspectives Book Club
Read with Service-Learning! Then, participate in monthly discussions that provide us with a glimpse into others' experiences and identities.
Read the book before the corresponding meeting date and come prepared to discuss. All meetings are on Friday at 1 p.m.
- January 15: "Educated," Tara Westover
- February 19: "Children of the Land," Marcelo Hernandez Castillo
- March 19: "Know My Name," Chanel Miller
- April 16: "Real Queer America," Samantha Leigh Allen
Sign up to receive the Zoom link(s). You do not have to participate each month.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
College Closed; Martin Luther King Jr. Day