Key academic dates

Fall 2021

Key Academic Dates & Other Important Dates

The Key Academic Dates found below are those approved by Senate in November 2020.

Note: On Thursday and Friday, October 14–15, the normal Thursday & Friday schedules of course lectures, labs, and conferences will be replaced by Monday & Tuesday schedules. To assist you in determining which courses will be taught on these day, please consult the table below.

Other important dates built around the Key Academic Dates include:

There are many other types of deadlines and events that you may need to be aware of (e.g., registration start and end dates, thesis deadlines, convocation dates, fee payment deadlines) which can be found here.

Class start and end dates by schedule pattern

Class start and end dates vary according to the schedule pattern and on what day, if applicable, the make-up lecture days are held. See note below for schedule pattern(s) that require a make-up lecture day. 1 2
If your course has a
schedule pattern of:
Your first class is on: Your last class is on:
Monday (M) 1 Monday, Sept. 13 Monday, Dec. 6
Tuesday (T) 2 Tuesday, Sept. 7 Tuesday, Nov. 30
Wednesday (W) Wednesday, Sept. 1 Wednesday, Dec. 1
Thursday (R) 1 Thursday, Sept. 2 Thursday, Dec. 2
Friday (F) 2 Friday, Sept. 3 Friday, Dec. 3
Mon-Wed (MW) 1 Wednesday, Sept. 1 Monday, Dec. 6
Mon-Wed-Fri (MWF) 1 2 Wednesday, Sept. 1 Monday, Dec. 6
Wed-Fri (WF) 2 Wednesday, Sept. 1 Friday, Dec. 3
Tues-Thurs (TR) 1 2 Thursday, Sept. 2 Thursday, Dec. 2
Mon-Tues-Thurs (MTR) 1 2 Thursday, Sept. 2 Monday, Dec. 6
Tues-Thurs-Fri (TRF) 1 2 Thursday, Sept. 2 Friday, Dec. 3
1 Thursday, Oct. 14 is the make-up lecture day for Monday classes and will follow a Monday schedule.
2 Friday, Oct. 15 is the make-up lecture day for Tuesday classes and will follow a Tuesday schedule.

The schedule patterns in this table follow the same convention as course listings in Minerva Class Schedule. Each pattern indicates the days on which a course is normally held – for example, a course with a MWF pattern is held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Legal holidays

Administrative offices are closed on the following dates:

  • Labour Day: Monday, September 6
  • Thanksgiving: Monday, October 11
  • Holiday break: Thursday, December 23, 2021 to Sunday, January 2, 2022 inclusive

Library hours are available on the Library website.

 


Winter 2022

Key Academic Dates & Other Important Dates

The Key Academic Dates found below are those approved by Senate in November 2020.

Other important dates built around the Key Academic Dates include:

There are many other types of deadlines and events that you may need to be aware of (e.g., registration start and end dates, thesis deadlines, convocation dates, fee payment deadlines) which can be found here.

Class start and end dates by schedule pattern

Class start and end dates vary according to the schedule pattern and on what day, if applicable, the make-up lecture days are held. See note below for schedule pattern(s) that require a make-up lecture day. 3
If your course has a
schedule pattern of:
Your first class is on: Your last class is on:
Monday (M) Monday, Jan. 10 Monday, April 11
Tuesday (T) Tuesday, Jan. 11 Tuesday, April 12
Wednesday (W) Wednesday, Jan. 5 Wednesday, April 6
Thursday (R) Thursday, Jan. 6 Thursday, April 7
Friday (F) Friday, Jan. 7 Friday, April 8
Mon-Wed (MW) Wednesday, Jan. 5 Monday, April 11
Mon-Wed-Fri (MWF) Wednesday, Jan. 5 Monday, April 11
Wed-Fri (WF) Wednesday, Jan. 5 Friday, April 8
Tues-Thurs (TR) Thursday, Jan. 6 Tuesday, April 12
Mon-Tues-Thurs (MTR) Thursday, Jan. 6 Tuesday, April 12
Tues-Thurs-Fri (TRF) Thursday, Jan. 6 Tuesday, April 12
3 There is no make-up lecture day scheduled this term.

The schedule patterns in this table follow the same convention as course listings in Minerva Class Schedule. Each pattern indicates the days on which a course is normally held – for example, a course with a MWF pattern is held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Legal holidays

Administrative offices are closed on the following dates:

  • Holiday break: Thursday, December 23, 2021 to Sunday, January 2, 2022 inclusive
  • Good Friday: April 15, 2022
  • Easter Monday: April 18, 2022

Library hours are available on the Library website.

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