Calendar Functions - Using PHP






Categories of events in calendar

To create any type of calendar, you need to specify the category whose events should be shown. Here is a current list of categories available (although not all will have events available yet).

Available Categories:
  • All
  • Academic
  • Alumni
  • Athletic
  • Community Events
  • Cont Ed
  • Fine Arts
  • General
  • HR Fac Staff
  • HR Students
  • International Education
  • Scholarship
  • Student Activities


Note: The category can be any one or combination (separated by commas) of the categories listed above. Please make sure the spelling is correct.

Locations of events in calendar

You also have the option of specifying the location whose events should be shown. Here is a current list of locations available

Available Locations:
  • All
  • College-Wide
  • Off-Campus
  • Alpharetta
  • Clarkston
  • Decatur
  • Dunwoody
  • Newton


GPC groups of people interested in events:

You also have the option of specifying the people whose events should be shown. Below is a current list of groups of people available.

Available GPC groups:
  • All
  • Current Student
  • Faculty / Staff
  • Future Student
  • Visitors / Friends



Creating a Large Calendar with Abbreviated Descriptions


Example:

 
< Prev Month February 2014 (7 months ago) Next Month >
Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. Thurs. Fri. Sat.
            1
Refund Sc...
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
2
Refund Sc...
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
3
Refund Sc...
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
4
Refund Sc...
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
5
Refund Sc...
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
6
Refund Sc...
Midpoint f...
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
7
Refund Sc...
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
8
Refund Sc...
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
9
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
10
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
11
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
12
Deadline t...
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
13
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
14
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
15
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
16
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
17
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
18
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
19
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
20
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
21
Refund Sch...
Registrati...
Withdraw (...
Withdraw (...
22
Refund Sch...
Withdraw (...
23
Refund Sch...
Withdraw (...
24
Refund Sch...
Withdraw (...
25
Refund Sch...
Student St...
Withdraw (...
26
Drop for N...
Refund Sch...
Withdraw (...
27
Last Day f...
Refund Sch...
Withdraw (...
28
Final Exam...
Refund Sch...
Withdraw (...
 


To create a large calendar with abbreviated descriptions, place these lines of code anywhere on your page between the StartGPC() and EndGPC() lines and between PHP tags (<? and ?>):

$calendar_category="academic";  // view details about this line
$calendar_campus="all";  // view details about this line
$people="all";  // view details about this line
$calendar_width=540;  // optional line - values can be between 1 and 540
include "php_classes/calendar.php3";  // required line
echo $cal->get_calendar_grid();  // required line



Creating a Large Calendar with Full Descriptions


Example:

Printable Version
< Prev Month February 2014 (7 months ago) Next Month >
Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. Thurs. Fri. Sat.
            1
Refund Schedule - First Half Classes Only

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and February 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy
2
Refund Schedule - First Half Classes Only

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and February 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy
3
Refund Schedule - First Half Classes Only

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and February 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy
4
Refund Schedule - First Half Classes Only

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and February 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy
5
Refund Schedule - First Half Classes Only

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and February 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy
6
Refund Schedule - First Half Classes Only

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Midpoint for First Half Term Classes

Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and February 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy
7
Refund Schedule - First Half Classes Only

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
8
Refund Schedule - First Half Classes Only

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
9
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
10
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
11
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
12
Deadline to Petition for In-state Tuition for Spring 2014

The petition for in-state tuition and all supporting documentation must be submitted by this date in order to be considered for Spring 2014.

Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
13
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
14
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
15
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
16
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
17
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
18
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
19
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
20
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
21
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Registration for Second Half Term Classes

Web registration is available for Second Half Term classes only.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between February 7 and February 21 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

February 21 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes
22
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy
23
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy
24
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy
25
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Student Study Day

The college is open. No classes held.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy
26
Drop for Non-payment

Students who have not paid their full balance will have their entire schedule dropped for non-payment at 7:00 am EST.

Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy
27
Last Day for First Half Term Classes

Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy
28
Final Exams for First Half Term Classes
F inal Exam Schedule
Refund Schedule - Full Term Classes or any Combination Thereof

Refer to the
Refund Schedule

Students must withdraw from all classes to receive a refund.

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between January 15 and March 6 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy
 


To create a large calendar with full descriptions, place these lines of code anywhere on your page between the StartGPC() and EndGPC() lines and between PHP tags (<? and ?>):

$calendar_category="academic";  // view details about this line
$calendar_campus="all";  // view details about this line
$people="all";  // view details about this line
$calendar_width=540;  // optional line - values can be between 1 and 540
$long_descriptions=true;  // required line
include "php_classes/calendar.php3";  // required line
echo $cal->get_calendar_grid();  // required line



Creating a Small Calendar


Example:

<<February 2014>>
S M T W T F S
            1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28  


To create a small calendar, place these lines of code anywhere on your page between the StartGPC() and EndGPC() lines and between PHP tags (<? and ?>):

$calendar_category="academic";  // view details about this line
$calendar_campus="all";  // view details about this line
$people="all";  // view details about this line
include "php_classes/calendar.php3";  // required line
echo $cal->get_small_calendar();  // required line



Creating a List of Events


Example:

Please list valid category name(s)

Wed., Aug. 20 thru
Tue., Sep. 30

Second Half Registration Continues
Registration is re-opened for second half courses.

Wed., Aug. 20 thru
Tue., Oct. 14

Withdraw (W) - Full Term Classes

Students must withdraw between August 20 and October 14 to receive a 'W' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

Thu., Sep. 11 thru
Wed., Sep. 24

Withdraw (WF) - First Half Classes

Students must withdraw between September 11 and September 24 to receive a 'WF' for the class.
Withdrawal Policy

September 24 is the last day to withdraw from First Half Term Classes

Mon., Sep. 15 thru
Mon., Dec. 8

NURSING SEMINARS
Fall 2014 Schedule - 12 PM - These Dates: Mon., Sept. 15 Clarkston I 1700 Fri., Sept. 26 Dunwoody A 2200 Mon., Oct. 13 Clarkston I 1700 Wed., Oct. 29 Decatur F 2100 Mon., Nov. 3 Clarkston I 1700 Fri., Nov. 4 Newton N13140 Mon., Dec. 8 Clarkston I 1700 Check for changes @ GPC Nursing. Seminars start promptly, 12 PM & last about 1.5 hours.


To create a list of events, place these lines of code anywhere on your page between the StartGPC() and EndGPC() lines and between PHP tags (<? and ?>):

$calendar_category="40th anniversary";  // view details about this line
$calendar_campus="all";  // view details about this line
$people="all";  // view details about this line
$calendar_list_number=4;  // optional line - specifies number of events shown (will default to 3 if not specified)
$no_description=false;  // optional line - by default, $no_description is false and the event description is shown (if $no_description is set to true, the event description will not be shown)
include "php_classes/calendar.php3";  // required line
echo $cal->get_calendar_list();  // Option 1 (All Events)
Use Option 1 or 2
echo $cal->get_calendar_list_noacad();  // Option 2 (All with No Academic Events)
Use Option 1 or 2



Creating a Scrollbox of Events


Example:



To create a scrollbox of events, place these lines of code anywhere on your page between the StartGPC() and EndGPC() lines and between PHP tags (<? and ?>):

Note: any page that contains a scrollbox of events will NOT display the "GPC Main Menu" dropdown on the top banner of the GPC Look & Feel.

$calendar_category="academic";  // view details about this line
$calendar_campus="all";  // view details about this line
$people="Current Student";  // view details about this line
$calendar_width=150;  // optional line - values can be between 1 and 540
$scrollbox_delay=4000;  // optional line - values are in milliseconds
include "php_classes/calendar.php3";  // required line
echo $cal->get_scrollbox();  // required line