Changes to important dates and deadlines
Changes to important dates and deadlines for 2011-2012 are listed below. Please click the links to see important dates for a specific session.
The Christmas break has been extended by a number of days. It will usually start no later than December 23 and end no earlier than January 5. This year, it will run from December 23, 2011, to January 8, 2012, inclusively. However, the University will be open starting on January 3, 2012 (Tuesday).
Efforts have been made to standardize the length of the fall and winter sessions to 60 days. A study break will continue to be scheduled whenever possible. For the fall 2011 session, there will be a study break on December 8.
Last day for withdrawal with 100% financial credit
You now have more time to organize your schedule at the start of each session. The deadline to drop a course or activity and receive a 100% financial credit has been extended to
the last working day in September for the fall session
the last working day in January for the winter session
For the 2011-2012 academic year, the deadlines are September 30 for the fall session and January 31 for the winter session.
Note that the last day to register for a course (a late registration fee applies) is September 21 for the fall session and January 23 for the winter session.
Last day for withdrawal—no financial credit
You have approximately two additional weeks to decide whether or not to drop a course or activity; however, you will not receive a financial credit. For the 2011-2012 academic year, the deadlines are November 18, 2011, for the fall session and March 16, 2012, for the winter session.
: Graduate students will receive a 50% financial credit if they submit their thesis before the deadline in the university calendar
, on the Important Dates and Deadlines
Service fee – payment after September 30
Please pay your tuition fees by the deadline shown on your electronic invoice. The payment deadline is for fall and winter session tuition fees. If you pay any part of your tuition fees after September 30 or defer your registration to the 2012 winter session after September 30, a $20 administrative charge will be added automatically to your account.
that there is no longer a $35 deferred payment fee.