What's Going on at Central Piedmont

When classes start, payment dates, performances, student activities, lectures, community activities, and more. Employees, log in to inside.cpcc.edu/calendar to find other important dates.

  • Register for Full Fall Semester/Winter Session

    You can register for classes once you have enrolled, attended orientation, and met with an academic advisor. After open registration ends, you may continue to register for courses in sessions that have not started yet. Learn more about how to register for classes and session start dates.

    Your registration is not final until you have paid your balance due. Check payment dates and methods. You can still register and pay for classes online during times when the college is closed.

  • 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.

  • Register for Second Summer Short Session

    You can register for classes once you have enrolled, attended orientation, and met with an academic advisor. After open registration ends, you may continue to register for courses in sessions that have not started yet. Learn more about how to register for classes and session start dates.

    Your registration is not final until you have paid your balance due. Check payment dates and methods. You can still register and pay for classes online during times when the college is closed.

  • Online: Get FAFSA Help

    Get help filling out the FAFSA at a FAFSA workshop.

  • Practical Nurse Information Session

    Location: Central Campus, Belk Health Careers Building, Room 4510

    Come learn how you can jumpstart your healthcare career in just three semesters — at a fraction of the cost of other nursing programs in Mecklenburg county — by getting your practical nurse (PN) diploma at Central Piedmont.

    At the information session, we'll tell you more about what you can do with a PN diploma, our program requirements, and how to apply to the program.

  • Graphic Arts and Imaging Technology Program Information Session

    Register for a graphic arts and imaging technology information session.

    Do you enjoy drawing and enjoy hands on learning? Are you interested in seeing your art come to life in product design? Learn more about print production in the graphic arts and imaging technology program at one of our information sessions. Printing is America's third largest manufacturing industry, employing 1.1 million people nationwide and with an annual sales of over $640 billion. The printing industry is active locally, with North and South Carolina employing 12,357 and reaching annual sales of $2.2 billion.

    The Central Piedmont graphic arts and imaging technology program will prepare you for a career in print production called flexography, which is the main method for printing product labels and packages. You will also learn about screen printing and anti-counterfeiting measures using the latest technology. Most courses also include custom printing of your personalized designed art. The program will prepare you for a career in subsector print products, such as T-shirts, books, product labels and packaging, magazine covers, brochures, business cards, signage, and promotional materials. Performed support activities include data imaging and design, platemaking services, technical assistance and troubleshooting, as well as supportive roles such as sales and marketing.

  • Memorial Day; College Closed

    No classes; all campus departments and buildings closed. The college will resume normal operations on Tuesday, May 31.

    In the event of an emergency, please contact College Security Services.

    Faculty and staff can find future calendars in the employee intranet.

  • Campus Tours

    Our campus tours are led by one of our student ambassadors and feature all six of our area campuses.

  • Pop-up Professional Clothing Closet

    Central Piedmont is offering a weekly pop-up professional clothing closet to help students prepare for interviews and careers.

    All current students are eligible to select up to four gently-used outfits to build their wardrobe.

    The closet will be open on Tuesdays from May 24 through August 16, 2022, in Worrell Building, Room 1152.

    Sign up for a shopping date.

    Questions? Contact Mia Mallory.