Adjunct Faculty

As you continue through the semester, you may want to review some key semester dates (semester start/end, holiday closures, etc.). You will want to check in with your department chair/director for additional key semester dates.

Semester Key Dates

Spring 2019

  • Oct. 29: spring registration opens
  • Jan. 11: spring semester begins
  • Jan. 21: KCC closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • April 1-5: KCC closed for Spring Break
  • April 19: KCC closed for Good Friday
  • May 6: spring semester ends
  • May 8: grades due by 3 p.m.
    (check in with individual departments for specific date/time)
  • May 9: Commencement

Summer 2019

  • April 8: summer registration opens
  • May 13: summer semester begins
  • May 27: KCC closed for Memorial Day
  • July 4: KCC closed for Independence Day
  • August 8: summer semester ends
  • August 9: grades due by 3 p.m.
    (check in with individual departments for specific date/time)

Fall 2019

  • June 3: fall registration opens
  • August 29: fall semester begins
  • September 2: Labor Day
  • November 28-30: Thanksgiving Break
    (begins at 5 p.m. November 27)
  • December 16: fall semester ends
  • December 18: grades due by 12 p.m.
    (check in with individual departments for specific date/time)

Professional Development Opportunities

Our adjunct committee and work groups are working hard to put together more professional development opportunities in a variety of modalities. The following are available immediately:

  • Moodle training
    Interested in using Moodle? Ron Coller offers training session (one-on-one or group).
  • Advanced Moodle design
    Would you like to add some visual appeal to your Moodle course? Not sure how or where to begin? Contact Tammy Douglas for assistance, tips, tricks and other Moodle fun.
  • Instructional design and educational technology
    Want to upgrade your course content, change out assignments or assessments, or improve engagement with students? Contact Tammy Douglas to set up a time to discuss various ways in which to apply instructional design techniques to upgrade your course.


Yammer is an internal social media option for information sharing and discussion. A special Adjunct Faculty section has been set up to collect and post adjunct specific items. If you are interested in learning more, contact Tammy Douglas or check out this How To guide.