Academic Year – The normal academic year consists of a fall and spring semester and summer sessions. For example: August 2017 – July 2018.
Board of Governors Fee Waiver (BOGW) – The Board of Governors Enrollment Fee Waiver Program waives fees for qualified California residents and AB 540 individuals for the entire school year. The academic year consists for a fall, spring and summer. For example: August 2016 – July 2017. The fee waiver is for those who meet certain income standards and household size. Students may receive a waiver for any number of units, with no minimum. There is not cash value for the fee waiver.