Important dates for students


Scholastic Awards Reception and Presentation, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.), Ceilidh, Centennial Centre.

Classified as: AG (Agr&EnvSci), Awards, Fall, Special Events

Application for Readmission period for Winter 2019 on Minerva for the Faculty of Education.

Classified as: Application and Readmission, ED (Education), winter

Deadline for application for readmission to Education programs for Winter 2019; see the ISA website for details:

Classified as: Application and Readmission, ED (Education), winter

Deadline to apply for readmission to Arts (including School of Social Work and School of Religious Studies), B.A.&Sc., Schulich School of Music and Science for the Winter 2019 term.

Classified as: Application and Readmission, AR (Arts), AS (Interfaculty BA&Sc), Fall, MU (Music), RS (Religious Studies), SC (Science), SW (Social Work), winter

Deadline to report all exam conflicts to the Student Affairs Office (via [at] for Fall term exams. Students may not make a Law course selection that produces an exam schedule conflict.

Classified as: Exam Conflicts, Fall, LW (Law)

Deadline for the receipt of all supplemental documentation for applications to M.D., C.M. program, including the joint M.D.,C.M./M.B.A., M.D.,C.M./Ph.D. and M.D.,C.M./C.O.M.S. programs.

Classified as: Application and Readmission, Fall, GR (Graduate Studies), MD (Medicine), winter

Withdrawal deadline for Fall practical examinations in Music (B.Mus./L.Mus.). For further information, contact the Performance Department at the Schulich School of Music.

Classified as: Exams - Practical, Fall, MU (Music), Withdrawals

(Tentative Date) Deadline for McGill students in the Faculty of Law only to apply for faculty approval to participate in an exchange program during the 2019-2020 academic year. Students in other faculties have a later deadline.

Classified as: Exchanges and Study Abroad, Fall, LW (Law), winter

(Tentative Date) Pre-departure Orientation is mandatory for all students traveling outside Canada for university-related bilateral exchanges, internships, independent study-away, field study semesters, research, clinical rotations and/or other such activities. Only students who have attended a Pre-departure session in the past are exempt.

Participants will take part in small information sessions organized by region, followed by a general presentation and refreshments.

Classified as: AG (Agr&EnvSci), AR (Arts), ARCH (Architecture), AS (Interfaculty BA&Sc), CS (Continuing Studies), HN (Human Nutrition), DE (Dentistry), ED (Education), EN (Engineering), Fall, FMT (Farm Mgt Technology), GR (Graduate Studies), LW (Law), MD (Medicine), MG (Management), MU (Music), NU (Nursing), Orientation, PO (Physical & Occupational Therapy), RS (Religious Studies), SC (Science), SW (Social Work)

(Tentative Date) Deferred examination application opens on Minerva for Fall term courses ending in the Fall 2018 term in Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Arts (including School of Social Work), Continuing Studies, Education, Engineering, Management, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Science (including B.A.&Sc.). Closes January 11, 2019.

Classified as: AG (Agr&EnvSci), AR (Arts), AS (Interfaculty BA&Sc), CS (Continuing Studies), ED (Education), EN (Engineering), Exams – Supplemental & Deferred, Fall, MG (Management), NU (Nursing), PO (Physical & Occupational Therapy), SC (Science), SW (Social Work)

(Tentative Date) Webinar for newly-admitted Arts students for the Winter 2019 term to replace Faculty orientation during Discover McGill-January Orientation.

Classified as: AR (Arts), Faculty-Specific Notes, winter

Fall term lecture period for 4th year students in Dentistry.

Classified as: Classes – First/Last Day of Lectures, DE (Dentistry), Fall