Academic Calendar

2020-2021 Academic Schedule

SEPTEMBER 1, 2020 TO AUGUST 31, 2021

Fall 2020 and Winter 2021 Terms

Important Dates/Deadlines Fall Winter
New Student Orientation. Sep 8 Jan 5
Regular Session classes begin.1 Sep 9 Jan 6
Waitlists closed. Sep 11 Jan 8
Students removed from Waitlists. Sep 15 Jan 12
Last day to apply for Fall Convocation. Sep 15
Last day to add or drop Regular Session classes. No refunds after this date.2 Sep 18 Jan 15
Last day for payment of Regular Session tuition and fees. Sep 30 Jan 29
Fall Convocation. Nov
Term Break. No Regular Session classes. Nov 9–13 Feb 16–19
Last day of classes. Last day to withdraw from Regular Session classes without academic penalty.2 Dec 9 Apr 12
Final Exams.3 Dec 11–19 Apr 14–23
Last day to apply for Spring Convocation. Apr 15
Session grades due. Dec 24 Apr 28

Spring/Summer 2021 Term

Important Dates/Deadlines May Session June Session Spring Session 4 July Session August Session Summer Session4 Spring/Summer Session4
Start of classes.1 May 3 Jun 1 May 3 Jul 5 Aug 3 Jul 5 May 3
Waitlists closed. May 1 May 1 May 1 May 1 May 1 May 1 May 1
Students removed from Waitlist. May 3 May 3 May 3 May 3 May 3 May 3 May 3
Last day to add or drop classes. No refunds after this date.2 May 5 Jun 3 May 7 Jul 7 Aug 5 Jul 9 May 12
Last day for payment of tuition and fees. May 7 Jun 7 May 14 Jul 9 Aug 9 Jul 16 May 31
Spring Convocation. Jun
Last day of classes. Last day to withdraw from classes without academic penalty.2 May 20 Jun 18 Jun 18 Jul 22 Aug 20 Aug 20 Aug 6
Final Exams.3,5 May 21 Jun 21 Jun 21–22 Jul 23 Aug 23 Aug 23 Aug 9–10
Session grades due. May 28 Jun 28 Jun 29 Jul 30 Aug 30 Aug 31 Aug 17

2020-2021 Holidays Observed

Date University Closed
Sep 7 Labour Day
Oct 12 Thanksgiving Day
Nov 11 Remembrance Day
Dec 24 Christmas Eve — noon closure
Dec 25 Christmas Day
Dec 28-31 University Closed
Jan 1 New Year's Day
Feb 15 Family Day
Apr 2 Good Friday
Apr 5 Easter Monday
May 24 Victoria Day
Jul 1 Canada Day
Aug 2 Heritage Day