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Dates & Deadlines

Academic Terms (full term):
Spring 2018: January 3 - April 25, 2018
Summer 2018: May 7 - August 22, 2018
Fall 2018: September 4 - December 19, 2018

Intersession dates are included below as Session 1 (first two months of the term) and Session 2 (latter two months of the term). ELS (English Language Studies) intersession has different dates than the regular intersession dates listed below for Spring and Summer 2018: see the 2017-18 Academic Schedule.

To view add/drop and withdrawal deadlines for non-standard sections (any section that does not fall into full term or intersession start and end dates, which are listed in the Academic Schedule), see PDF icon Spring 2018 Non-Standard Add, Drop and Withdrawal Deadlines.

For add/drop and withdrawal deadlines for Trades Foundation and Apprenticeship programs, contact Trades & Technology.

*Dates and deadlines are subject to change without notice. See also the Senate-approved Academic Schedule.

January 2018
1 New Year's Day - closure CLOSED
3

First day of classes (full term and Session 1)

Senior citizen fee exemption registration begins

Auditing course registration begins (see How to Register, Auditing)

Spring 2018
4 Session 1 (Jan-Feb) add/drop deadline Spring 2018
5 Session 1 (Jan-Feb) withdrawal period commences Spring 2018
9 Full term add/drop deadline  Spring 2018
10 Full term withdrawal period commences Spring 2018
17 Fee payment deadline Spring 2018
30 Session 1 (Jan-Feb) withdrawal deadline Spring 2018
February 2018
12 Family Day - closure CLOSED
12-18 Reading break Spring 2018
20 Session 1 (Jan-Feb) last day of classes Spring 2018
22-24 Session 1 (Jan-Feb) final exam period Spring 2018
March 2018
5 Session 2 (Mar-Apr) first day of classes Spring 2018
5 First day of Summer registration Summer 2018
6 Session 2 (Mar-Apr) add/drop deadline Spring 2018
7 Session 2 (Mar-Apr) withdrawal period commences Spring 2018
8 Full term withdrawal deadline Spring 2018
30 Good Friday - closure CLOSED
31 Classes as scheduled - campuses open Spring 2018
April 2018
1 Easter Sunday - Libraries open, classes cancelled Spring 2018
1 General interest registration begins Summer 2018
2 Easter Monday - closure CLOSED
3 Session 2 (Mar-Apr) withdrawal deadline Spring 2018
9 Full term last day of classes Spring 2018
16 Session 2 (Mar-Apr) last day of classes Spring 2018
11-19 Full term final exam period Spring 2018
16 Session 2 (Mar-Apr) last day of classes Spring 2018
18-20 Session 2 (Mar-Apr) final exam period Spring 2018
25 Grade submission deadline Spring 2018
May 2018
7

First day of classes (full term and Session 1)

Senior Citizen Fee Exemption registration begins

Auditing course registration begins (see How to Register, Auditing)

Summer 2018
8 Session 1 (May-Jun) add/drop deadline Summer 2018
9 Session 1 (May-Jun) withdrawal period commences Summer 2018
13 Full term add/drop deadline Summer 2018
14 Full term withdrawal period commences Summer 2018
21 Victoria Day - closure CLOSED
22 Fee payment deadline Summer 2018
May 29 - Jun 1 Spring convocation Convocation
June 2018
4 Session 1 (May-Jun) withdrawal deadline Summer 2018
18 Session 1 (May-Jun) last day of classes Summer 2018
20-22 Session 1 (May-Jun) final exam period Summer 2018
July 2018
2 Canada Day - closure CLOSED
3 Session 2 (Jul-Aug) first day of classes Summer 2018
4 Session 2 (Jul-Aug) add/drop deadline Summer 2018
5

Full term withdrawal deadline

Session 2 (Jul-Aug) withdrawal period commences

Summer 2018
9 First day of Fall registration Fall 2018
30 Session 2 (Jul-Aug) withdrawal deadline Summer 2018
August 2018
1 General interest registration begins Fall 2018
5 Full term last day of classes Summer 2018
6 BC Day - closure CLOSED
8-16 Full term final exam period Summer 2018
13 Session 2 (Jul-Aug) last day of classes Summer 2018
15-17 Session 2 (Jul-Aug) final exam period Summer 2018
22 Grade submission deadline Summer 2018
September 2018
3 Labour Day - closure CLOSED
4

First day of classes (full term and Session 1)

Senior Citizen Fee Exemption registration begins

Auditing course registration begins (see How to Register, Auditing)

Fall 2018
5 Session 1 (Sep-Oct) add/drop deadline Summer 2018
6 Session 1 (Sep-Oct) withdrawal period commences Summer 2018
10 Full term add/drop deadline Fall 2018
11 Full term withdrawal period commences Fall 2018
18 Fee payment deadline Fall 2018
October 2018
1 Session 1 (Sep-Oct) withdrawal deadline Fall 2018
3-5 Fall convocation Convocation
8 Thanksgiving Day - closure CLOSED
15 Session 1 (Sep-Oct) last day of classes Fall 2018
17-19 Session 1 (Sep-Oct) final exam period Fall 2018
29 Session 2 (Nov-Dec) first day of classes Fall 2018
30 Session 2 (Nov-Dec) add/drop deadline Fall 2018
31 Session 2 (Nov-Dec) withdrawal period commences Fall 2018
November 2018
2 Full term withdrawal deadline Fall 2018
12 Remembrance Day - closure CLOSED
13 First day of Spring registration Spring 2019
26 Session 2 (Nov-Dec) withdrawal deadline Fall 2018
December 2018
1 General interest registration begins Spring 2019
3 Full term last day of classes Fall 2018
5-13 Full term final exam period Fall 2018
10 Session 2 (Nov-Dec) last day of classes Fall 2018
12-14 Session 2 (Nov-Dec) final exam period Fall 2018
19 Grade submission deadline Fall 2018
24-31* Christmas - closure* CLOSED

*Dates and deadlines are subject to change without notice.

Campuses will usually be closed on Saturday when a statutory holiday falls on a Saturday; campuses will also usually be closed on a Sunday when a statutory holiday falls on a Sunday.

For future published dates, see Academic Schedule.