Important dates for students


Deadline to apply for readmission to Agricultural & Environmental Sciences for the Fall 2017 term.

Classified as: AG (Agr&EnvSci), Application and Readmission, summer, Fall

Deadline to apply for readmission to the Desautels Faculty of Management for the Fall 2017 term.

Classified as: MG (Management), Application and Readmission, summer, Fall

Online application opens for Fall 2018 for undergraduate Law, Medical and Dental programs as well as the Dental Residency program.

Classified as: LW (Law), Application and Readmission, DE (Dentistry), MD (Medicine), Fall

Deadline to apply for admission to Continuing Studies programs for the Winter 2018 term for Canadian Citizens or permanent residents.

Classified as: CS (Continuing Studies), Application and Readmission, winter, CS (Continuing Education), Fall

Advising of new undergraduate students in Music at 12:00 p.m. Please consult the Music Student Affairs website below for specific details:

Classified as: Academic Advising, Fall, MU (Music)

Orientation Session for incoming students in the Joint PhD in Social Work program.

Classified as: GR (Graduate Studies), SW (Social Work), Orientation, Fall

Congratulations on becoming a McGill student! University is a new and exciting chapter in your life, and to help you start it on the right foot, take advantage of McGill's Orientation Week, which is packed with events that will make you feel right at home.

McGill offers a host of events and resources to help you settle in, including:

Classified as: AG (Agr&EnvSci), AR (Arts), ED (Education), EN (Engineering), 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), AS (Interfaculty BA&Sc), ARCH (Architecture), DE (Dentistry), Orientation, Fall, Orientation Week

Online academic advising for students newly-admitted to the U0 Freshman Program (four-year, 120 credits) and departmental academic advising for all other newly-admitted Arts, B.A.&Sc.and Science students. Refer to the "Welcome to McGill" website for details. Students should also refer to departmental websites for advising dates.

Arts students can refer to the Arts OASIS website below for additional advising information.


Classified as: AR (Arts), SC (Science), AS (Interfaculty BA&Sc), Academic Advising, summer, Fall

Extended hours for new students to obtain their student cards as of August 18 at the Service Point. The locations and operating hours of ID card centres on both campuses can be found on the Student Information website ( Students must be registered for at least one Fall term course, and need to bring their McGill ID number, valid photo ID, and the documents used to prove citizenship status.

Classified as: AG (Agr&EnvSci), AR (Arts), CS (Continuing Studies), ED (Education), EN (Engineering), 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), ID Cards, CS (Continuing Education), Fall

PPD Clinic and verification of immunization status for U1 B.Sc.(N) Students to continue in NUR1 220 - TBA.

Classified as: Faculty-Specific Notes, Fall, NU (Nursing)

Orientation for 2nd and 3rd year Physical and Occupational Therapy students.

Classified as: Fall, Orientation, PO (Physical & Occupational Therapy)

Deadline for newly-admitted B.Ed. students to register for their Fall term EDFE course.

NOTE: Education students should consult the Internships & Student Affairs office (ISA) website at for details regarding Field Experience courses. Please be aware that a number of placements end later than the last day of lectures in the Fall term.

Classified as: ED (Education), Fall, Registration

Deadline for Continuing Studies students to register for Continuing Studies courses for Fall 2017 without a late registration fee.

Classified as: CS (Continuing Studies), Registration, CS (Continuing Education), Fall

McGill Placement Examinations for newly-admitted students in basic science courses in biology, chenistry, physics and math, including MATH 122 and MATH 123 for newly-admitted Management students. See below for more details:

Classified as: AG (Agr&EnvSci), AR (Arts), EN (Engineering), MG (Management), SC (Science), D&HN (Dietetics & Human Nutrition), AS (Interfaculty BA&Sc), ARCH (Architecture), summer, Fall, Exams - Placement