Academic Schedule

Dates are subject to change without notice.

Spring 2015   Summer 2015   Fall 2015   Spring 2016

Spring 2015

January 2015

January 2 University opens.
January 5 Spring semester classes begin.
January 15 Deadline for receipt of applications for Undergraduate and Graduate admission to Fall 2015.
Last day to drop courses without financial penalty.
January 16

Last day for submission of incomplete grades from Fall semester.
Last day to add courses.
Last day to pay tuition fees for Spring 2015 semester.

February 2015

February 1 Deadline for receipt of online portfolios for Undergraduate and Graduate admission to Fall 2015
February 9 Family Day - University closed - NO CLASSES SCHEDULED.
February 10-13  Study Week - NO CLASSES SCHEDULED.

March 2015

March 2 Last day for official withdrawal from courses without academic penalty.

April 2015

April 2 Last day of regularly scheduled classes.
April 3 Good Friday - University closed - NO CLASSES SCHEDULED. Classes rescheduled to April 7.
April 6 Easter Monday - University closed - NO CLASSES SCHEDULED.
April 7

Classes rescheduled from April 3. Friday schedule in effect. Last day of re-scheduled classes.

April 8-21 Critiques, Exams and Assessment period - Student attendance is required.
April 17 Tuition deadline for Term I and Term II classes.
April 17-26 Foundation Show
April 22 Grade submission deadline for faculty.

Summer 2015

May 2015

May 1 Admission deposits due.
May 1 Graduation Preview Night
May 2 Graduation Ceremony; Graduation Exhibition opens
May 4 Summer Semester Term I begins.
May 5 Last day of add/drop for Term I courses.
May 15 Last day for submission of incomplete grades from Spring semester.
May 18 Victoria Day - University closed
May 26 Deadline to withdraw from Term I courses without academic penalty.

June 2015

June 20 Summer Semester Term I ends.
June 29 Summer Semester Term II begins.
June 30 Last day of add/drop for term II courses.

July 2015

July 1 Canada Day - University closed.
July 21 Deadline to withdraww from Term II courses without academic penalty.

August 2015

August 3 BC Day - University closed.
August 15 Summer Semester ends.

Fall 2015

September 2015

September 1 Fall Semester begins.
September 7 Labour Day - University closed.
September 8 Scheduled Classes begin.
September 15 Last day to submit Summer Term II incomplete grades.

October 2015

October 12 Thanksgiving - UNiversity closed--NO CLASSES SCHEDULED - classes rescheduled to December 1.
October 26 Mid-term grades due for 100 level courses.

November 2015

November 2 Last day for official withdrawal (without academic penalty).
Novermber 11 Remembrance Day - University Closed - NO CLASSES SCHEDULED -- classes rescheduled to December 2.
November 30 Last Day of regularly scheduled classes.

December 2015

December 1 Classes rescheduled from Monday, October 12 - Monday schedule in effect.
December 2 Classes rescheduled from Wednesday, November 11 - Wednesday schedule in effect.
December 3 - 16 Panel Review, Critque, Exam and Assessment period - Student attendance is required.
December 17

Grad submission deadline for faculty - 12 noon.

December 23 - January 1 University closed.

Spring 2016

January 2016

January 4 University re-opens.
January 6 Scheduled classes begin.
January 18 Last day to submit Fall semester incomplete grades.

February 2016

February 8 Family Day - University closed - NO CLASSES SCHEDULED.
February 9 - 12 Study Week - NO CLASSES SCHEDULED.
February 25 Mid-term grades entered for 100 level courses.

March 2016

March 1 Last day for official withdrawal (without academic penalty).
March 25 Good Friday - University Closed - NO CLASSES SCHEDULED--classes rescheduled to April 6.
March 28 Easter Monday - University Closed - NO CLASSES SCHEDULED--classes rescheduled to April 7.

April 2016

April 5 Last day of regularly scheduled classes.
April 6 Classes rescheduled from Friday, March 25 - Friday schedule in effect.
April 7 Classes rescheduled from Monday, March 28 - Monday schedule in effect.
April 8 - 21 Panel Review, Critique, Exam and Assessment period - Student attendance is required.
April 22 Grade submission deadline for faculty - 12 noon.

May 2016

May 6 Graduation Preview Night
May 7 Graduation Ceremony; Graduation Exhibition opens