Important dates for SIS students

The dates below are partial and are included here for quick reference by SIS students.

McGill’s official source of dates is the McGill Important Dates site and McGill Program Calendars.

 

Fall 2016

July 7-August 14

Regular registration period for newly admitted graduate students for Fall 2016 and Winter 2017 courses. See below for late registration period.

August 14

Deadline for new and returning students to register without a late registration fee.

August 15-September 21

Late registration period. See information for cost of late registration and other administrative fees.

August 31

Tuition payment deadline.

September 1 MISt Introduction Program (required) for all incoming MISt students. Information will be sent to students via email.
September 5 Labour Day (holiday).
September 6 Start of classes at SIS (SIS only).

September 7

McGill Graduate Orientation Open House. Visit site for times and registration info.
> Open house site.

TBD

PhD orientation session for all incoming PhD students. Information will be sent to students via email.

September 19 SIS Information session on the MISt research option.
September 20

Course change (Add/Drop) deadline (fee refunded).

September 27

Deadline to withdraw from Fall 2016 courses with "W" marks (full refund).

September 30 SIS Information session on the Practicum course

October 10

Thanksgiving (holiday). Administrative offices closed.

October 10-14

Study break (SIS only).

October 31 SIS Information session on MISt electives
November 1 Deadline to withdraw from the University with "W" marks (no refund).
December 7-16 Examination period (SIS only).
December 23-January 2 Holidays.

Winter 2017

January 5 Tuition payment deadline.
January 9 Start of classes at SIS (SIS only).
January 17

Course change (Add/Drop) deadline (fee refunded).

January 24

Deadline to withdraw from Winter 2017 courses with "W" marks (full refund).

February 27-March 3

Study break.

March 1 Deadline to apply for graduation for Spring 2017 Convocation.
March 7 Deadline to withdraw from the University with "W" marks (no refund).

April 10-15

Exam period (SIS only).

April 14 Good Friday. Administrative offices closed.
April 17 Easter. Administrative offices closed.
TBA Convocation.

Looking for School and student group events? >SIS school & student group internal calendar

Contact

Questions about these dates? Please contact the SIS Administrative and Student Affairs Coordinator, Ms. Kathryn Hubbard, by kathryn [dot] hubbard [at] mcgill [dot] ca (email )or by phone: 514.398.4204, ext. 0742.

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