Apr 21, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Academic Calendar 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Academic Calendar [ARCHIVED CALENDAR]

Academic schedule


 

Fall semester

August 18, 2017 First instalment of fall semester fees due.
September 4, 2017 Labour Day, no scheduled academic activities.
September 5, 2017 Start date, Bachelor of Education (see Faculty of Education's Field Experience Handbook).
September 5 to 6, 2017 Fall semester orientation.
September 7, 2017 Lectures begin, fall semester.
September 20, 2017 End of regular registration period; last day to add courses, fall semester.
  Last day to drop courses and receive a 100 per cent refund of tuition fees, fall semester.
  Final instalment of fall semester fees due.
October 1, 2017 Last day to submit online application for graduation for students completing degree requirements at the end of the summer semester.
October 4, 2017 Last day to withdraw from fall semester courses without academic consequences (i.e. without receiving a grade). Courses dropped after this date will be recorded on the academic transcript with a grade of W to indicate withdrawal.
  Last day to drop courses and receive a 50 per cent refund of tuition fees, fall semester.
October 9, 2017 Thanksgiving Day, no scheduled academic activities.
October 26 to 29, 2017 Co-curricular period, no scheduled academic activities.
November 17, 2017 Last day to withdraw from fall semester courses. Active fall semester courses will be graded by instructors.
December 4, 2017 Lectures end, fall semester, except Bachelor of Education.
December 5, 2017 Study break, no scheduled academic activities.
December 6 to 17, 2017 Fall semester final examination period. Students are advised not to make commitments during this period (i.e. vacation, travel plans).
December 21, 2017 Lectures end, Bachelor of Education.
December 22, 2017 Culminating Day, Bachelor of Education.
December 25, 2017 to January 1, 2018 University closed.
December 31, 2017 Last day to submit online application for graduation for students completing degree requirements at the end of the fall semester.

Winter semester

January 2, 2018 University reopens.
January 8, 2018 Lectures begin for all programs, winter semester.
  First instalment of winter semester fees due.
January 19, 2018 End of regular registration period; last day to add courses, winter semester.
  Last day to drop courses and receive a 100 per cent refund of tuition fees, winter semester.
  Final instalment of winter semester fees due.
February 2, 2018 Last day to withdraw from winter semester courses without academic consequences (i.e. without receiving a grade). Courses dropped after this date will be recorded on the academic transcript with a grade of W to indicate withdrawal.
  Last day to drop courses and receive a 50 per cent refund of tuition fees, winter semester.
February 19, 2018 Family Day, no scheduled academic activities.
February 19 to 25, 2018 Midterm break, no scheduled academic activities.
February 28, 2018 Last day to submit online application for graduation for the spring session of convocation for students completing degree requirements at the end of the winter semester.
March 16, 2018 Last day to withdraw from winter semester courses. Active winter semester courses will be graded by instructors.
March 30, 2018 Good Friday, no scheduled academic activities.
April 9, 2018 Lectures will follow the Friday schedule on this day only. Lectures end, winter semester, except Bachelor of Education.
April 10, 2018 Study break, no scheduled academic activities.
April 11 to 22, 2018 Winter semester final examination period. Students are advised not to make commitments during this period (i.e. vacation, travel plans).
April 27, 2018 Lectures end, Bachelor of Education.

Spring/Summer semester

May 7, 2018 Lectures begin, six week spring session and 12-week summer semester.
May 11, 2018 Last day to add six-week spring session courses.
  Last day to drop six-week spring session courses and receive a 100 per cent refund of tuition fees.
  Six-week spring session and 12-week summer semester fees due. Fees are due at the time of registration for any six-week spring session or 12-week summer semester courses registered after this date.
May 18, 2018 Last day to add courses, 12-week summer semester.
  Last day to drop 12-week summer semester courses and receive a 100 per cent refund of tuition fees.
  Last day to withdraw from six-week spring session courses and receive a 50 per cent refund of tuition fees.
  Last day to withdraw from six-week spring session courses without academic consequences (i.e. without receiving a grade). Courses dropped after this date will be recorded on the academic transcript with a grade of W to indicate withdrawal.
May 21, 2018 Victoria Day, no scheduled academic activities.
June 4, 2018 Last day to drop 12-week summer semester courses and receive a 50 per cent refund of tuition fees.
  Last day to withdraw from 12-week summer semester courses without academic consequences (i.e. without receiving a grade). Courses dropped after this date will be recorded on the academic transcript with a grade of W to indicate withdrawal.
  Last day to withdraw from six-week spring session courses. Active six-week spring session courses will be graded by instructors.
June 7 and 8, 2018 Spring convocation. For more details, please refer to uoit.ca/convocation.
June 18, 2018 Lectures end, six-week spring session.
June 19, 2018 Spring six-week session study break, no scheduled academic activities.
June 19 to 23, 2018 Midterm break, 12-week summer semester, except Bachelor of Education.
June 20 to 23, 2018 Spring session final examination period. Students are advised not to make commitments during this period (i.e. vacation, travel plans).
June 25, 2018 Lectures begin, six-week summer session.
  Lectures resume, 12-week summer semester.
  Six-week summer session fees due. Fees are due at the time of registration for any six-week summer session courses registered after this date.
June 29, 2018 Last day to add courses, six-week summer session.
  Last day to drop six-week summer session courses and receive a 100 per cent refund of tuition fees.
July 2, 2018 Canada Day Observance, no scheduled academic activities.
July 6, 2018 Lectures end, Bachelor of Education nine-week session.
July 9, 2018 Last day to drop six-week summer session courses and receive a 50 per cent refund of tuition fees.
  Last day to withdraw from six-week summer session courses without academic consequences (i.e. without receiving a grade). Courses dropped after this date will be recorded on the academic transcript with a grade of W to indicate withdrawal.
July 16, 2018 Last day to withdraw from 12-week summer semester courses. Active 12-week summer semester courses will be graded by instructors.
July 23, 2018 Last day to withdraw from six-week summer session courses. Active six-week summer session courses will be graded by instructors.
August 6, 2018 Civic holiday, no scheduled academic activities.
August 7, 2018 Lectures will follow the Monday schedule on this day only. Lectures end, 12-week summer semester and six-week summer session.
August 8, 2018 Study break, no scheduled academic activities.
August 9 to 12, 2018 Summer semester final examination period (includes six-week and 12-week courses). Students are advised not to make commitments during this period (i.e. vacation, travel plans).
Notes:
  • Fourth-year students in the Medical Laboratory Science program will have program start dates prior to the first week of lectures stated in this academic schedule. See Medical Laboratory Science  program start dates for details.
  • See the Faculty of Education website for Bachelor of Education important program dates and details.