Dates and Deadlines

Note that graduate and professional programs do not necessarily follow the term and formal examination period schedule as outlined below.

Term Dates


Term Dates for Summer Session 2021

  Term 1
(May – June, 2021)
Term 2
(July – August, 2021)
Start Monday, May 10 Monday, July 5
Finish Thursday, June 17 Thursday, August 12
Teaching Days 28 28
Exams Start Monday, June 21 Monday, August 16
Exams Finish Friday, June 25 Friday, August 20

Term Dates for Winter Session 2021/22

  Term 1
(September – December 2021)
Term 2
(January – April 2022)
Start Tuesday, September 7 Monday, January 10
Midterm Break November 8 – 12 February 21 – 25
Finish Wednesday, December 8 Monday, April 11
Teaching Days 60 61
Exams Start Saturday, December 11 Thursday, April 14
Exams Finish Wednesday, December 22 Friday, April 29

Term Dates for Summer Session 2022

  Term 1
(May – June 2022)
Term 2
(July – August 2022)
Start Monday, May 16 Monday, July 4
Finish Wednesday, June 22 Thursday, August 11
Teaching Days 27 28
Exams Start Saturday, June 25 Monday, August 15
Exams Finish Thursday, June 30 Friday, August 19
 

Course Drop/Withdrawal Dates


Summer Session: Course Drop/Withdrawal Dates 2021

  Last day to drop without a W standing through the Student Service Centre1, 2 Student Service Centre available for course withdrawals with a W standing1, 2 Student Service Centre unavailable; Faculty approval required1, 2
Term 1 Course May 14, 2021 May 15 – June 11, 2021 After June 11, 2021
Term 2 Course July 9, 2021 July 10 – August 6, 2021 After August 6, 2021
Full-session course (Terms 1 and 2) May 21, 2021 May 22 – July 16, 2021 After July 16, 2021

1 Please refer to the online Course Schedule for specific course drop/withdrawal dates.

2 Please refer to the Vancouver Calendar for Distance Education course drop/withdrawal dates.

Winter Session: Course Drop/Withdrawal Dates 2021/22

  Last day to drop without a W standing through the Student Service Centre1, 2 Student Service Centre available for course withdrawals with a W standing1, 2 Student Service Centre unavailable; Faculty approval required1, 2
Term 1 Course September 20, 2021 September 21 – November 12, 2021 After November 12, 2021
Term 2 Course January 21, 2022 January 22 – March 18, 2022 After March 18, 2022
Full-year course (Terms 1 and 2) September 27, 2021 September 28 – November 26, 2021 After November 26, 2021

1 Please refer to the online Course Schedule for specific course drop/withdrawal dates. In case of discrepancies, dates listed in the Course Schedule will be honored.

2 Please refer to the Vancouver Calendar for Distance Education course drop/withdrawal dates.

Summer Session: Course Drop/Withdrawal Dates 2022

  Last day to drop without a W standing through the Student Service Centre1, 2 Student Service Centre available for course withdrawals with a W standing1, 2 Student Service Centre unavailable; Faculty approval required1, 2
Term 1 Course May 20, 2022 May 21 – June 17, 2022 After June 17, 2022
Term 2 Course July 8, 2022 July 9 – August 5, 2022 After August 5, 2022
Full-session course (Terms 1 and 2) May 27, 2022 May 28 – July 22, 2022 After July 22, 2022

1 Please refer to the online Course Schedule for specific course drop/withdrawal dates.

2 Please refer to the Vancouver Calendar for Distance Education course drop/withdrawal dates.


Academic Year

Term and Examination Dates

Application and Document Deadlines

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