BARTonline Session Schedules

See important out dates and course lists for each session below! Want more information on courses? The Course Catalog provides information on course descriptions, programs of study and more! 

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Prospective students must understand that course content in 4, 6, and 8 week sessions is equal to the content in full semester long courses (16 week courses). The shorter sessions will be more rigorous and will require more intensive study.

Please note: As of the Spring 2021 semester, the last day to Withdraw (“W”) date for each session have been adjusted. Please pay close attention to this change.

Session Schedules 

CLOSED - Fall 2020 Session 1 (8 weeks) - August 10-October 4

March 9, 2020 (Monday) Enrollment Opens 
August 9, 2020 (Sunday, 11:59pm CST) Last day to ADD
August 10 2020 (Monday) Class Begins 
August 12, 2020 (Wednesday) Past due payments due (for more information visit the Billing and Payment page)
August 13, 2020 (Thursday) Activity/Attendance deadline (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)
August 13, 2020 (Thursday) Accounts with past due payment drops 
August 16, 2020  (Sunday) Last day to drop with 100% REFUND
September 27, 2020 (Sunday) Last day to drop with a grade of “W”
October 4, 2020 (Sunday) Session Ends
December 6, 2020 (Sunday) Fall charges due (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)

* The refund date is the last date that refunds of tuition are provided by the college. Students that drop a course after the refund date will not receive any compensation or partial refund of tuition payments. Visit the Payment and Refund Policies webpage for full details.

CLOSED - Fall 2020 Session 2 (16 weeks) - August 17-December 6

March 16, 2020 (Monday) Enrollment Opens 
August 16, 2020 (Sunday, 11:59pm CST) Last day to ADD
August 17, 2020 (Monday) Class Begins 
August 19, 2020 (Wednesday) Past due payments due (for more information visit the Billing and Payment page)
August 20, 2020 (Thursday) Activity/Attendance deadline (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)
August 20, 2020 (Thursday) Accounts with past due payment drops 
August 23, 2020  (Sunday) Last day to drop with 100% REFUND
November 29, 2020 (Sunday) Last day to drop with a grade of “W”
December 6, 2020 (Sunday) Session Ends
December 6, 2020 (Sunday) Fall charges due (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)

* The refund date is the last date that refunds of tuition are provided by the college. Students that drop a course after the refund date will not receive any compensation or partial refund of tuition payments. Visit the Payment and Refund Policies webpage for full details.

CLOSED - Fall 2020 Session 3 (6 weeks) - September 7-October 18

April 6, 2020 (Monday) Enrollment Opens 
September 6, 2020 (Sunday, 11:59pm CST) Last day to ADD
September 7, 2020 (Monday) Class Begins 
September 9, 2020 (Wednesday) Past due payments due (for more information visit the Billing and Payment page)
September 10, 2020 (Thursday) Activity/Attendance deadline (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)
September 10, 2020 (Thursday) Accounts with past due payment drops 
September 13, 2020  (Sunday) Last day to drop with 100% REFUND
October 11, 2020 (Sunday) Last day to drop with a grade of “W”
October 18, 2020 (Sunday) Session Ends
December 6, 2020 (Sunday) Fall charges due (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)

* The refund date is the last date that refunds of tuition are provided by the college. Students that drop a course after the refund date will not receive any compensation or partial refund of tuition payments. Visit the Payment and Refund Policies webpage for full details.

CLOSED - Fall 2020 Session 4 (8 weeks) - October 12-December 6

May 11, 2020 (Monday) Enrollment Opens 
October 11, 2020 (Sunday, 11:59pm CST) Last day to ADD
October 12, 2020 (Monday) Class Begins 
October 14, 2020 (Wednesday) Past due payments due (for more information visit the Billing and Payment page)
October 15, 2020 (Thursday) Activity/Attendance deadline (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)
October 15, 2020 (Thursday) Accounts with past due payment drops 
October 18, 2020  (Sunday) Last day to drop with 100% REFUND
November 29, 2020 (Sunday) Last day to drop with a grade of “W”
December 6, 2020 (Sunday) Session Ends
December 6, 2020 (Sunday) Fall charges due (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)

* The refund date is the last date that refunds of tuition are provided by the college. Students that drop a course after the refund date will not receive any compensation or partial refund of tuition payments. Visit the Payment and Refund Policies webpage for full details.

Fall 2020 Session 5 (6 weeks) - October 26-December 6

Fall Session 5 Course List
May 25, 2020 (Monday) Enrollment Opens 
October 25, 2020 (Sunday, 11:59pm CST) Last day to ADD
October 26, 2020 (Monday) Class Begins 
October 28, 2020 (Wednesday) Past due payments due (for more information visit the Billing and Payment page)
October 29, 2020 (Thursday) Activity/Attendance deadline (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)
October 29, 2020 (Thursday) Accounts with past due payment drops 
November 1, 2020  (Sunday) Last day to drop with 100% REFUND
November 29, 2020 (Sunday) Last day to drop with a grade of “W”
December 6, 2020 (Sunday) Session Ends
December 6, 2020 (Sunday) Fall charges due (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)

* The refund date is the last date that refunds of tuition are provided by the college. Students that drop a course after the refund date will not receive any compensation or partial refund of tuition payments. Visit the Payment and Refund Policies webpage for full details.

Fall Intersession 2020 (4 weeks) - December 7-January 3

Fall Intersession Course List 
June 8, 2020 (Monday) Enrollment Opens 
December 6, 2020 (Sunday, 11:59pm CST) Last day to ADD
December 6, 2020 (Sunday) Fall charges due (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)
December 7, 2020 (Monday) Class Begins 
December 9, 2020 (Wednesday) Past due payments due (for more information visit the Billing and Payment page)
December 10, 2020 (Thursday) Activity/Attendance deadline (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)
December 10, 2020 (Thursday) Accounts with past due payment drops 
December 13, 2020  (Sunday) Last day to drop with 100% REFUND
December 27, 2020 (Sunday) Last day to drop with a grade of “W”
January 3, 2021 (Sunday) Session Ends

* The refund date is the last date that refunds of tuition are provided by the college. Students that drop a course after the refund date will not receive any compensation or partial refund of tuition payments. Visit the Payment and Refund Policies webpage for full details.

Spring 2021 Session 1 (8 weeks) - January 18 -March 14

Spring Session 1 Course List
August 10, 2020 (Monday) Enrollment Opens 
January 17, 2021 (Sunday, 11:59pm CST) Last day to ADD
January 18, 2021 (Monday) Class Begins 
January 20, 2021 (Wednesday) Past due payments due (for more information visit the Billing and Payment page)
January 21, 2021 (Thursday) Activity/Attendance deadline (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)
January 21, 2021 (Thursday) Accounts with past due payment drops 
January 24, 2021 (Sunday) Last day to drop with 100% REFUND
March 1, 2021 (Monday) Last day to drop with a grade of “W”
March 14, 2021 (Sunday) Session Ends
May 16, 2021 (Sunday) Spring charges due (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)

* The refund date is the last date that refunds of tuition are provided by the college. Students that drop a course after the refund date will not receive any compensation or partial refund of tuition payments. Visit the Payment and Refund Policies webpage for full details.

Spring 2021 Session 2 (16 weeks) January 25-May 15

Spring Session 2 Course List
August 10, 2020 (Monday) Enrollment Opens 
January 24, 2021 (Sunday, 11:59pm CST) Last day to ADD
January 25, 2021 (Monday) Class Begins 
January 27, 2021 (Wednesday) Past due payments due (for more information visit the Billing and Payment page)
January 28, 2021 (Thursday) Activity/Attendance deadline (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)
January 28, 2021 (Thursday) Accounts with past due payment drops 
January 31, 2021 (Sunday) Last day to drop with 100% REFUND
May 3, 2021 (Monday) Last day to drop with a grade of “W”
May 16, 2021 (Sunday) Session Ends
May 16, 2021 (Sunday) Spring charges due (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)

* The refund date is the last date that refunds of tuition are provided by the college. Students that drop a course after the refund date will not receive any compensation or partial refund of tuition payments. Visit the Payment and Refund Policies webpage for full details.

Spring 2021 Session 3 (6 weeks) February 8-March 21

Spring Session 3 Course List 
August 10, 2020 (Monday) Enrollment Opens 
February 7, 2021 (Sunday, 11:59pm CST) Last day to ADD
February 8, 2021 (Monday) Class Begins 
February 10, 2021 (Wednesday) Past due payments due (for more information visit the Billing and Payment page)
February 11, 2021 (Thursday) Activity/Attendance deadline (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)
February 11, 2021 (Thursday) Accounts with past due payment drops 
February 14, 2021 (Sunday) Last day to drop with 100% REFUND
March 8, 2021 (Monday) Last day to drop with a grade of “W”
March 21, 2021 (Sunday) Session Ends
May 16, 2021 (Sunday) Spring charges due (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)

* The refund date is the last date that refunds of tuition are provided by the college. Students that drop a course after the refund date will not receive any compensation or partial refund of tuition payments. Visit the Payment and Refund Policies webpage for full details.

 

Spring 2021 Session 4 (8 weeks) March 22-May 16

Spring Session 4 Course List 
September 21, 2020 (Monday) Enrollment Opens  
March 21, 2021 (Sunday, 11:59pm CST) Last day to ADD
March 22, 2021 (Monday) Class Begins 
March 24, 2021 (Wednesday) Past due payments due (for more information visit the Billing and Payment page)
March 25, 2021 (Thursday) Activity/Attendance deadline (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)
March 25, 2021 (Thursday) Accounts with past due payment drops 
March 28, 2021 (Sunday) Last day to drop with 100% REFUND
May 3, 2021 (Monday) Last day to drop with a grade of “W”
May 16, 2021 (Sunday) Session Ends
May 16, 2021 (Sunday) Spring charges due (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)

* The refund date is the last date that refunds of tuition are provided by the college. Students that drop a course after the refund date will not receive any compensation or partial refund of tuition payments. Visit the Payment and Refund Policies webpage for full details.

Spring 2021 Session 5 (6 weeks) April 5-May 6

Spring Session 5 Course List 
October 5, 2020 (Monday) Enrollment Opens  
April 4, 2021 (Sunday, 11:59pm CST) Last day to ADD
April 5, 2021 (Monday) Class Begins 
April 7, 2021 (Wednesday) Past due payments due (for more information visit the Billing and Payment page)
April 8, 2021 (Thursday) Activity/Attendance deadline (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)
April 8, 2021 (Thursday) Accounts with past due payment drops 
April 11, 2021 (Sunday) Last day to drop with 100% REFUND
May 3, 2021 (Monday) Last day to drop with a grade of “W”
May 16, 2021 (Sunday) Session Ends
May 16, 2021 (Sunday) Spring charges due (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)

* The refund date is the last date that refunds of tuition are provided by the college. Students that drop a course after the refund date will not receive any compensation or partial refund of tuition payments. Visit the Payment and Refund Policies webpage for full details.

Spring 2021 Intersession (4 weeks) April 19-May 16

Spring Intersession Course List 
October 19, 2020 (Monday) Enrollment Opens  
April 18, 2021 (Sunday, 11:59pm CST) Last day to ADD
April 19, 2021 (Monday) Class Begins 
April 21, 2021 (Wednesday) Past due payments due (for more information visit the Billing and Payment page)
April 22, 2021 (Thursday) Activity/Attendance deadline (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)
April 22, 2021 (Thursday) Accounts with past due payment drops 
April 25, 2021 (Sunday) Last day to drop with 100% REFUND
May 6, 2021 (Monday) Last day to drop with a grade of “W”
May 16, 2021 (Sunday) Session Ends
May 16, 2021 (Sunday) Spring charges due (for more information visit the Payment and Refund Policy)

* The refund date is the last date that refunds of tuition are provided by the college. Students that drop a course after the refund date will not receive any compensation or partial refund of tuition payments. Visit the Payment and Refund Policies webpage for full details.