2023 - 2024 Official Dates and Last Day to Drop Schedule


Last Day to Register/

Change Schedule

Official Census Date Last Day to Drop
2023 Fall  September 1, 2023 September 13, 2023 November 30, 2023
2023 Fall I (8-week) August 29, 2023 September 5, 2023 October 11, 2023
2023 Fall II (8-week) October 24, 2023 October 30, 2023 December 6, 2023
2023 Winter Interim December 13, 2023 December 19, 2023 January 3, 2024
2024 Spring January 19, 2024 January 31, 2024 April 25, 2024
2024 Spring I (8-week) January 17, 2024 January 23, 2024 February 28, 2024
2024 Spring II (8-week) March 19, 2024 March 25, 2024 May 1, 2024
2024 Spring Interim May 12, 2024 May 14, 2024 May 29, 2024
2024 Summer I June 4, 2024 June 6, 2024 June 27, 2024
2024 Summer II July 9, 2024 July 11, 2024 July 31, 2024


Student Drop Form

You will be required to log-in to your SPC Office 365 account to submit the online drop form.


Student Drop Form (DUAL CREDIT Students)

Dropping a Class

During the Registration Period 

During the pre-registration, open registration, and late registration period of each term, adding and dropping of classes can be managed online by logging into MySPC and accessing TexanConnect. View the SPC Academic Calendar for all registration periods.

You CANNOT add, drop, or switch classes through TexanConnect after the registration period is over. 

After the Registration Period through the Official Census Date 

To drop a class, students must  submit a Student Initiated Drop Form. This should be used only if dropping a course. There is no fee to drop a course.

To request a schedule change (add a class), students must submit a Student Schedule Change Form.  If a student wishes to add a class after the late registration period and before the official census date, permission must be granted by the instructor for the class. Permission from the instructor must be submitted via email to registrar@southplainscollege.edu. Under no circumstance may a class be added after the date indicated in the official calendar for adding a course. 

After the Official Census Date 

To drop a class,students mustsubmita Student Initiated Drop Form. There is no fee to drop a course.

Failure to follow the drop procedures could result in you receiving a grade of "F".

Six Course Drop Limit

Beginning in the Fall 2007 semester, all freshmen who enroll in a Texas public institution of higher education for the first time during the fall 2007 semester and thereafter, will be limited to six course drops throughout their entire undergraduate career. All course drops, including those initiated by students or faculty and any course a transfer student has dropped at another institution, automatically count toward the limit. Exceptions to the rule include: 

  • Students who entered college before the fall 2007 semester.
  • Courses taken by dual credit or early admission students.
  • Courses dropped at private or out-of-state institutions.
  • Remedial or developmental courses.
  • Workforce development and continuing education courses.
  • Courses that meet the definition of complete withdrawal.
  • Courses dropped before the official census date.
  • Courses dropped due to good cause as determined by the college. 

Complete Withdrawal

To completely withdraw from all of your classes, please initiate your withdrawal by scheduling an appointment with the Advising and Testing Center here or by calling 806-716-2366  

Failure to follow the withdrawal procedures could result in you receiving a grades of "F".


The below Fall and Spring Refund Schedule is based on FULL payment of tuition and fees. If a student is on tuition and fee installment contract, the refund will be reduced by the balance still owed.

Fall and Spring Semesters  
Prior to the first class day 100%
During the first 15 class days 70%
During the 16th-20th class days 25%
After the 20th class day NONE


The below Summer Refund Schedule is based on FULL payment of tuition and fees.

Summer Sessions  
Prior to the first class day 100%
During the first 5 class days 70%
During the 6th class day 25%
After the 6th class day NONE