Academic Year 2016/17

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September

Thursday, 1 September 2016

2016/17 Academic Year begins.

Sunday, 4 September 2016

Student Housing & Hospitality Services: Residences open for Winter Session.

Monday, 5 September 2016

Labour Day. University closed. Library open.

Graduate Studies: Students wishing to apply for University Graduate Fellowships and external awards administered through the University (NSERC, SSHRC, CIHR) for 2016/17 should check with the College of Graduate Studies for internal student deadlines.

Tuesday, 6 September 2016

International Student Info Session.

Start of Winter Session Term 1.

Create New Student Orientation: First-day orientation program for all new students. Classes are cancelled to allow students to attend the all-day orientation.

Distance Education: Start date for September (Term A and B) courses.

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

First day of classes.

Tuition fees due. Last day for payment of first instalment of fees for registration and course changes made before September 1. Students who have not paid their fees will be placed on financial hold: further registration activity will not be permitted, grades will not be released, and graduation diplomas will be withheld. Students will also be assessed a processing fee of $35 and interest will be assessed on the outstanding balance until it is paid in full (see Fees).

Thursday, 15 September 2016

Last day for undergraduate graduation applications to be submitted to Enrolment Services by all students expecting to graduate in November. Applications must be submitted online through the Student Service Centre.

The Winter General Bursary application, available to students online through the Student Service Centre between August 15 and September 15, 2016, closes at midnight. Students must have confirmed full-time enrolment, must be receiving their 2016/17 student loans, and must have assessed unmet financial need to be considered for general bursaries.

Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Term 1 courses and Distance Education Term A courses: Last day for changes in registration and for withdrawal from most Winter Session Term 1 courses and Distance Education Term A courses without withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student’s academic record. Student Service Centre remains open for course withdrawals with a W standing. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific course drop/withdrawal dates.

Term 1 courses and Distance Education Term A courses: Last day for changes between credit and audit for most Winter Session Term 1 courses and Distance Education Term A courses. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific information.

Friday, 23 September 2016

Full-year (Terms 1 - 2) courses and Distance Education Term B courses: Last day for changes in registration and for withdrawal from most Winter Session full-year (Terms 1 - 2) courses and Distance Education Term B courses without withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student’s academic record. Student Service Centre remains open for course withdrawals with a W standing. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific course drop/withdrawal dates.

Full-year (Terms 1 - 2) courses and Distance Education Term B courses: Last day for changes between credit and audit for most Winter Session full-year (Terms 1 and 2) courses. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific information.

Thursday, 29 September 2016

Meeting of the Senate.

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October

Wednesday, 5 October 2016

Last day for payment of fees for any fee assessments incurred between September 1 and September 30. Students who have not paid their fees will be placed on financial hold: further registration activity will not be permitted, grades will not be released, and graduation diplomas will be withheld. Students will also be assessed a processing fee of $35 and interest will be assessed on the outstanding balance until it is paid in full (see Fees).

Monday, 10 October 2016

Thanksgiving Day. University closed. Library open.

Friday, 14 October 2016

Term 1 courses and Distance Education Term A courses: Last day for withdrawal using the Student Service Centre from most Winter Session Term 1 courses and Distance Education Term A courses with withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student’s academic record. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific course drop/withdrawal dates.

Saturday, 15 October 2016

Last day for graduation applications to be submitted to Enrolment Services by all graduate students expecting to have their degree conferred in November. Applications must be submitted online through the Student Service Centre.

Thursday, 27 October 2016

Meeting of the Senate.

Friday, 28 October 2016

Last day for completion of bachelor's degree program requirements for graduation in November.

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November

Thursday, 10 November 2016

Winter Session Term 1 mid-term break. Lectures and laboratories cancelled. Library and some other facilities open.

Friday, 11 November 2016

Remembrance Day. University closed. Library open.

Thursday, 24 November 2016

Meeting of the Senate.

Friday, 25 November 2016

Full-year (Terms 1 and 2) courses and Distance Education Term B courses: Last day for withdrawal using the Student Service Centre from most full-year (Terms 1 and 2) courses and Distance Education Term B courses with withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student’s academic record. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific course drop/withdrawal dates.

Monday, 28 November 2016

Disability Resource Centre (DRC): Last day for submission of exam accommodation forms for December examinations.

Tuesday, 29 November 2016

Last day for graduate students employed as Teaching and Research Assistants to apply for payroll deduction of Winter Session, Term 2 (January to April) tuition fees.

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December

Thursday, 1 December 2016

Application deadline for UBC (Centennial Scholars) Entrance Awards.

The information that Canadian applicants submit in their Personal Profile when applying to UBC will be used for admissions and for Major Entrance Scholarship consideration. Students wishing to be considered for a Major Entrance Scholarship must submit their online application for admission to UBC by December 1, 2016. This includes paying the application fee and submitting in-progress or final Grade 11 and Grade 12 grades as requested in the online application.

Friday, 2 December 2016

Last day of classes for most faculties.

Monday, 5 December 2016

Term 1 (December) examinations begin for most faculties, day and evening classes (December 5 to 20 inclusive). Saturdays are included in the exam schedule.

Thursday, 8 December 2016

Go Global: Round 1 application deadline for Exchange and Research Abroad (United States of America, Iceland and Japan).

Thursday, 15 December 2016

Meeting of the Senate.

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Last day of Term 1 (December) examinations for most faculties.

Wednesday, 21 December 2016

Student Housing & Hospitality Services: Residences close at 12 noon for the holiday break and all residents are required to vacate prior to this time. Residences will reopen at 12 noon Monday, January 2, 2017.

Last day of Winter Session Residence Contract for Term 1–only residents.

Monday, 26 December 2016

Boxing Day. University closed.

Tuesday, 27 December 2016

Holiday in lieu of Christmas Day. University closed.

Wednesday, 28 December 2016

Reduced student services in most departments until January 3, 2017.

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January

Monday, 2 January 2017

Holiday in lieu of New Year's Day. University closed.

Student Housing & Hospitality Services: Residences reopen at noon to new and returning students.

Tuesday, 3 January 2017

Start of Winter Session Term 2: day and evening classes begin, all faculties.

Distance Education: Start date for January (Term C and D) courses.

Friday, 6 January 2017

Tuition fees due. Last day for payment of second instalment of fees for registration and course changes made before December 31. Students who have not paid their fees will be placed on financial hold; further registration activity will not be permitted, grades will not be released, and graduation diplomas will be withheld. Students will also be assessed a processing fee of $35 and interest will be assessed on the outstanding balance until it is paid in full (see Fees).

Friday, 13 January 2017

Last day for graduation applications to be submitted to Enrolment Services by all graduate students expecting to have their degree conferred in February. Applications must be submitted online through the Student Service Centre

Sunday, 15 January 2017

Deadline for currently enrolled students to apply for a change of degree program or a change of campus for the 2017 Summer Session. Note: not all degree programs accept applications to the Summer Session.

Deadline for currently enrolled students to apply for a change of degree program or a change of campus for the 2017 Winter Session.

Deadline for students to apply for admission for the 2017 Summer Session.

Deadline for students to apply for admission for the 2017 Winter Session.

Deadline for students who have previously attended UBC to apply for readmission for the 2017 Summer Session. Note: not all degree programs accept applications to the Summer Session.

Deadline for students who have previously attended UBC to apply for readmission for the 2017 Winter Session.

Tuesday, 17 January 2017

Term 2 courses and Distance Education Term C courses: Last day for changes in registration and for withdrawal from most Winter Session Term 2 courses and Distance Education Term C courses without withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student’s academic record. Student Service Centre remains open for course withdrawals with a W standing. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific course drop/withdrawal dates.

Term 2 courses and Distance Education Term C courses: Last day for changes between credit and audit for most Winter Session Term 2 courses and Distance Education Term C courses. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific information.

Thursday, 19 January 2017

Go Global: Round 1 application deadline for Exchange and Research Abroad (Asia, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Europe, Canada, or Latin America). Term 1, Term 2, full-year, split-year, and summer opportunities.

Friday, 20 January 2017

Distance Education Term D courses: Last day for change in registration and for withdrawal for most Distance Education Term D courses without withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student's academic record. Student Service Centre remains open for course withdrawals with a W standing. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific information.

Distance Education Term D courses: Last day for changes between credit and audit for most Winter Session Distance Education Term D courses. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific information.

Thursday, 26 January 2017

Meeting of the Senate.

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February

Friday, 3 February 2017

Last day for payment of fees for any fee assessments incurred between January 1 and January 31. Students who have not paid their fees will be placed on financial hold: further registration activity will not be permitted, grades will not be released, and graduation diplomas will be withheld. Students will also be assessed a processing fee of $35 and interest will be assessed on the outstanding balance until it is paid in full (see Fees).

Friday, 10 February 2017

Term 2 courses and Distance Education Term C courses: Last day for withdrawal using the Student Service Centre from most Winter Session Term 2 courses and Distance Education Term C courses with withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student’s academic record. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific course drop/withdrawal dates.

Monday, 13 February 2017

Family Day. University closed. Library open.

Tuesday, 14 February 2017

Winter Session Term 2 mid-term break begins (February 14 to 17 inclusive). Lectures and laboratories cancelled.

Library and some other facilities open.


Thursday, 23 February 2017

Meeting of the Senate.

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Last day for undergraduate graduation applications to be submitted to Enrolment Services by all students expecting to graduate in June. Application is made online through the Student Service Centre.

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March

Friday, 10 March 2017

Last day for submission of graduating essays and theses, most bachelor degree programs.

Friday, 24 March 2017

Distance Education Term D courses: Last day for withdrawal from most Distance Education Term D courses with withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student's academic record. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific information.

Thursday, 30 March 2017

Meeting of the Senate.

Friday, 31 March 2017

Last day for graduate students employed as Teaching and Research Assistants to apply for payroll deduction of Summer Session tuition fees.

Last day for sponsored students to submit applications to have fees billed to a sponsoring organization for Summer Session Terms 1 and 2 (May to August) tuition fees. Students who do not submit their applications by the deadline will be required to pay their tuition fees by the payment due dates to avoid financial hold procedures (see Fees).

Students applying for a Summer Bursary should have applied for government student loans for the Summer Session by this date.

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April

Monday, 3 April 2017

Disability Resource Centre (DRC): Last day for submission of exam accommodation forms for April examinations.

Thursday, 6 April 2017

Last day of classes for most faculties.

Monday, 10 April 2017

Term 2 (April) examinations begin for most faculties, day and evening classes (April 10 to 28 inclusive). Saturdays are included in the examination schedule, except the Saturday Between Good Friday and Easter Monday in 2017.

Thursday, 13 April 2017

Last day for graduation applications to be submitted to Enrolment Services by all graduate students expecting to have their degree conferred in May. Application is made online through the Student Service Centre.

Friday, 14 April 2017

Good Friday. University closed. Some branches of the Library may be open.

Saturday, 15 April 2017

No exams to be scheduled.

Monday, 17 April 2017

Easter Monday. University closed. Some branches of the Library may be open.

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Meeting of the Senate.

Friday, 28 April 2017

2016/17 Winter Session ends.

Last day of Term 2 (April) examinations for most faculties.

Last day for completion of bachelor's degree program requirements for graduation in June.

Saturday, 29 April 2017

Student Housing & Hospitality Services: Winter Session residences close; residents are required to vacate prior to 12 noon.

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May

Monday, 1 May 2017

Applications for the Summer General Bursary become available online via the Student Service Centre and are available until June 1.

Student Housing & Hospitality Services: 2017 Winter Session Residence application deadline for first year guarantee.

Thursday, 4 May 2017

Go Global: Round 2 application deadline for Exchange and Research Abroad. Term 2 and split-year opportunities only. Limited partner institutions available.

Sunday, 14 May 2017

Student Housing & Hospitality Services: Residences open for Summer Session students at 12 noon.

Monday, 15 May 2017

Start of Summer Session Term 1. First day of classes for term running from May 15 to June 22 (exams June 26 to 30). For important deadlines such as the last day for withdrawal without a withdrawal standing of W recording on a student's academic record, and last day for withdrawal with withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student's academic record, refer to the online Course Schedule.

Distance Education: Start date for Summer Session (Terms A and B) courses. For important deadlines such as the last day for withdrawal without a withdrawal standing of W recording on a student's academic record, and last day for withdrawal with withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student's academic record, refer to the online Course Schedule.

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

Summer Session Term 1: Tuition fees due. Students who have not paid their fees will be placed on financial hold; further registration activity will not be permitted, grades will not be released, and graduation diplomas will be withheld. Students will also be assessed a processing fee of $35 and interest will be assessed on the outstanding balance until it is paid in full (see Fees).

Thursday, 18 May 2017

Meeting of the Senate.

Friday, 19 May 2017

Summer Session Term 1 courses: Last day for change in registration and for withdrawal from most Summer Session Term 1 courses without withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student's academic record. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific drop/withdrawal dates.

Monday, 22 May 2017

Victoria Day. University closed. Library open.

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June

Thursday, 1 June 2017

Applications for Affiliation Scholarships and Affiliation Bursaries become available through Enrolment Services.

The online application for Summer General Bursary closes. Students must have confirmed full-time enrolment on their student loans by this date in order to be eligible for Summer General Bursaries.

Friday, 2 June 2017

Summer Session Term 1 courses: Last day for withdrawal from most Summer Session Term 1 courses with withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student's academic record. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific drop/withdrawal dates.

Thursday, 8 June 2017

UBC Okanagan campus Convocation, Day 1.

Friday, 9 June 2017

UBC Okanagan campus Convocation, Day 2.

Monday, 19 June 2017

Disability Resource Centre (DRC): Last day for submission of exam accommodation forms for Summer Session Term 1 courses.

Thursday, 22 June 2017

Summer Session Term 1: Last day of classes for most faculties.

Monday, 26 June 2017

Summer Session Term 1: Examinations begin (day and evening classes) for most faculties (June 26 to 30 inclusive).

Friday, 30 June 2017

End of Summer Session Term 1.

Summer Session Term 1: Last day of examinations for most faculties.

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July

Monday, 3 July 2017

Holiday in lieu of Canada Day. University closed. Library open.

Students who are planning to apply for the Winter General Bursary in August-September should have applied for government student loans for the Winter Session by this date. It is also recommended that students apply by this date in order to have funding in place for the beginning of the Winter Session.

Tuesday, 4 July 2017

Start of Summer Session Term 2. First day of classes for term running from July 4 to August 11 (exams August 14 to 18). For important deadlines such as last day for withdrawal without a withdrawal standing of W recording on a student's academic record, and last day for withdrawal with withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student's academic record, refer to the online Course Schedule.

Friday, 7 July 2017

Summer Session Term 2 courses: Last day for change in registration and for withdrawal from most Summer Session Term 2 courses without withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student's academic record. Student Service Centre remains open for course withdrawals with a W standing. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific information.

Summer Session Term 2: Tuition fees due. Students who have not paid their fees will be placed on financial hold: further registration activity will not be permitted, grades will not be released, and graduation diplomas will be withheld. Students will also be assessed a processing fee of $35 and interest will be assessed on the outstanding balance until it is paid in full (see Fees).

Friday, 21 July 2017

Summer Session Term 2: Last day for withdrawal from most Summer Session Term 2 courses with withdrawal standing of W recorded on a student's academic record. Refer to the online Course Schedule for specific information.

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August

Monday, 7 August 2017

BC Day. University closed. Library open.

Disability Resource Centre (DRC): Recommended date for submission of exam accommodation forms for Summer Session Term 2.

Friday, 11 August 2017

Summer Session Term 2: Last day of classes for most faculties.

Last day for graduate students employed as Teaching and Research Assistants to apply for payroll deduction of Winter Session tuition fees.

Last day for students who hold major external graduate or undergraduate fellowships to apply for Winter Session fee deferments.

Work Study job postings appear on Work Study.

Monday, 14 August 2017

Summer Session Term 2: Examinations begin (day and evening classes) for most faculties (August 14 to 18 inclusive).

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

Applications for the Winter General Bursary become available on the Student Service Centre and are available until September 15.

Friday, 18 August 2017

End of Summer Session Term 2.

Summer Session Term 2: Last day of examinations for most faculties.

Saturday, 19 August 2017

Student Housing & Hospitality Services: Residences close for Summer Session students at 12 noon.

Sunday, 27 August 2017

New Undergraduate Student Early Orientation (Jump Start) August 27 to September 1.

Thursday, 31 August 2017

2016/17 Academic Year ends.

Last day for graduation applications to be submitted to Enrolment Services by all graduate students expecting to have their degree conferred in September.

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