Office of the Registrar

Sessional Dates

Undergraduate Sessional Dates, as approved by Undergraduate Council:

  • 2013-14 (effective from September 2013 – August 2014)
    IMPORTANT NOTE: The sessional dates for 2013-2014 include two recess periods (Fall, Spring).
  • 2014-15 (effective from September 2014 – August 2015)
    IMPORTANT NOTE: The sessional dates for 2014-2015 include two recess periods (Fall, Spring).
  • For convocation dates, visit the Convocation website

 

Fall/Winter Session 2013-14 (current period)

TERM 1
(62 days)
TERM 2
(62 days)
TERM 3
Registration begins
To be announced
Classes begin
Thursday, September 5 Monday, January 6 Thursday, September 5
Last day for registration and adding or dropping courses*
Friday, September 13 Tuesday, January 14 Friday, September 13
Thanksgiving: No classes
Monday, October 14 Monday, October 14
Mid-term recesses
Thursday October 31
to
Saturday, November 2
Monday, February 17
to
Saturday, February 22
Thursday October 31 to Saturday, November 2,
and
Monday, February 17 to Saturday, February 22
Last day for cancelling courses without failure by default*
Friday,  November 8 Friday, March 14 Friday, March 14

Good Friday: No classesor examinations

Friday, April 18 Friday, April 18

Test and Examination Ban(no tests or exams may be held during class time)

Thursday, November 28
to
Thursday, December 5
Wednesday, April 2
to
Wednesday, April 9
Wednesday, April 2
to
Wednesday, April 9
Classes end
Wednesday, December 4 Tuesday, April 8 Tuesday, April 8
Mid-Session Tests Level (I)
Friday, December 6 to Friday, December 20
Final Examinations
Friday, December 6
to
Friday, December 20(13 days)
Thursday, April 10
to
Tuesday, April 29 (16 days)
Thursday, April 10
to
Tuesday, April 29 (16 days)
Deferred examinations
Tuesday, February 18
to
Friday, February 21
Monday, June 23
to
Thursday, June 26
Monday, June 23
to
Thursday, June 26

*The SOLAR system will be available until 11:59 p.m. on the dates indicated.

Spring/Summer Session 2014

 

TERM 1
(34 days)
TERM 2
(33 days)
TERM 3

Classes begin

Monday, May 5 Monday, June 23 Monday, May 5

Last day for registration and changes in registration

Friday, May 9 Friday, June 27 Friday, May 9

Victoria Day: No classes

Monday, May 19 - Monday, May 19

Last day for cancelling courses without failure by default

Wednesday, June 4 Wednesday, July  23 Wednesday, July  23

Canada Day: No classes

- Tuesday, July 1 Tuesday, July 1

Civic Holiday: No classes

- Monday, August 4 Monday, August 4

Classes end

Friday, June 20 Friday, August 8 Friday, August 8

Examinations

As arranged by instructor in class time

Deferred Examinations

December 2014 Exam period

 

Convocation Dates 2013-2014

Fall 2013 (All Faculties)

Friday, November 22

May 2014: Divinity College

Tuesday, May 20

May 2014: Health Sciences (excluding Nursing)

Friday, May 23

Spring 2014 (All Faculties)*

Monday, June 9
Tuesday, June 10
Wednesday, June 11
Thursday, June 12
Friday, June 13

 

*Breakdown of Faculty ceremonies, Spring 2014:

Monday, June 9 9:30 a.m. -
2:30 p.m. Faculty of Business
Tuesday, June 10 9:30 a.m. School of Nursing and the Medical Radiation Sciences Program
2:30 p.m. Faculty of Humanities, and the Arts & Science Program
Wednesday, June 11 9:30 a.m. Faculty of Engineering
2:30 p.m. Faculty of Engineering
Thursday, June 12 9:30 a.m. Faculty of Science
2:30 p.m. Faculty of Science
Friday, June 13 9:30 a.m. Faculty of Social Sciences
2:30 p.m. Faculty of Social Sciences

 

Fall/Winter Session 2014-15 (future period)

TERM 1
(62 days)
TERM 2
(62 days)
TERM 3
(124 days)
Registration begins
To be announced
Classes begin
Thursday, September 4 Monday, January 5 Thursday, September 4
Last day for registration and changes in registration*
Friday, September 12 Tuesday, January 13 Friday, September 12
Thanksgiving: No classes
Monday, October 13 Monday, October 13
Mid-term recesses
Thursday October 30
to
Saturday, November 1
Monday, February 16
to
Saturday, February 21
Thursday October 30 to Saturday, November 1,
and
Monday, February 16 to Saturday, February 21
Last day for cancelling courses without failure by default*
Friday,  November 7 Friday, March 13 Friday, March 13
Test and Examination Ban (no tests or exams may be held during this period)
Thursday, November 27
to
Thursday, December 4
Wednesday, April 1
to
Thursday, April 9
Wednesday, April 1
to
Thursday, April 9

Good Friday: No classesor examinations

Friday, April 3 Friday, April 3
Classes end
Wednesday, December 3 Wednesday, April 8 Wednesday, April 8
Mid-Session Tests Level (I)
Friday, December 5
to
Saturday, December 20
Final Examinations
Friday, December 5
to
Saturday, December 20
Friday, April 10
to
Thursday, April 30
Friday, April 10
to
Thursday, April 30
Deferred examinations
Tuesday, February 17
to
Friday, February 20
Monday, June 22
to
Thursday, June 25
Monday, June 22
to
Thursday, June 25

*The SOLAR system will be available until 11:59 p.m. on the dates indicated.

2015 Spring/Summer Term (future period)

IMPORTANT NOTE:

The 2014-2015 Spring/Summer dates reflect terminology changes resulting from the implementation of the Mosaic enterprise resource planning system. Effective May 2015, the academic year will be divided into three Terms which may have multiple Sessions within each Term: Fall Term (September-December), Winter Term (January-April), and Spring/Summer Term (May-August).

 
 

SESSION 1
(34 days)

SESSION 2
(33 days)

FULL-TERM
COURSES
(67 days)

Classes begin
Monday, May 4
Monday, June 22
Monday, May 4
Last day for registration and changes in registration
Friday, May 8
Friday, June 26
Friday, May 8
Victoria Day: No classes
Monday, May 18
Monday, May 18
Canada Day: No classes
Wednesday, July 1
Wednesday, July 1
Last day for cancelling courses without failure by default
Wednesday, June 3
Wednesday, July 22
Wednesday, July 22
Civic Holiday: No classes
Monday, August 3
Monday, August 3
Classes end
Friday, June 19
Friday, August 7
Friday, August 7
Final Examinations
As arranged by instructor in class time
Deferred Examinations
December 2015 Exam period