Important dates for students


1st Field Experience begins for most B. Ed. programs. Refer to the Internships & Student Affairs office (ISA) website for details:

Classified as: Clinical Training/Stage/Field Work, ED (Education), Fall

Deadline for McGill students in the Faculty of Law only to apply for faculty approval to participate in an exchange program during the 2018-2019 academic year. Students in other faculties have a later deadline.

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

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 Education), CS (Continuing Studies), D&HN (Dietetics & 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)

Deferred examination application opens on Minerva for Fall term courses ending in the Fall 2017 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 12, 2018.

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

Deferred examination application begins for Law for Fall term courses ending in Fall 2017 term. Submit deferred applications to Faculty of Law - Student Affairs Office. Law does not use Minerva application.

Classified as: LW (Law), Fall, Exams – Supplemental & Deferred

Deadline to apply for admission to Law for Special student applicants for Winter 2018 term.

Classified as: LW (Law), Application and Readmission, winter, Fall

Deadline to apply for admission to the Ph.D. program in Social Work for Fall 2018 term.

Classified as: GR (Graduate Studies), SW (Social Work), Application and Readmission, winter, Fall

Deadline to apply for readmission (via Minerva) to the Ingram School of Nursing for the Winter 2018 term. See the Nursing website below:

Classified as: NU (Nursing), Application and Readmission, winter, summer, Fall

Deadline to apply for admission to all graduate programs in the Schulich School of Music.

Classified as: MU (Music), Application and Readmission, winter, Fall

Lecture period for Social Work students in B.S.W. and Qualifying Year.

  • On Thursday, December 7, 2017, the normal "Thursday" schedule of course lectures, labs and conferences activities will be replaced by a "Monday" schedule to make up for a shortfall of Mondays in the fall term.
Classified as: Classes – First/Last Day of Lectures, Fall, SW (Social Work)

Deadline to apply to graduate on Minerva for all undergraduate students and graduate students in all non-thesis programs (certificates, diplomas, Master's non-thesis) who expect to complete their program requirements at the end of the Fall 2017 term (February 2018 graduation).

NOTE: For those students able to change program information via curriculum change on Minvera, last day to make changes for the Fall term.

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

Application deadline for NUR1 530 Clinical Internship proposals for Bachelor of Science (Nursing) students and eligible Bachelor of Nursing Integrated students.

Classified as: Application and Readmission, Clinical Training/Stage/Field Work, Fall, NU (Nursing)