University of Calgary Important Dates and Deadlines 2017 / 2018

By | February 3, 2017

University of Calgary Important Dates and Deadlines

UCalgary Academic Calendar 2017 / 2018

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Courses taught according to non-standard dates have different drop, add and withdrawal deadlines. Please refer to the Student Centre for details regarding those deadlines specific to your course(s). In addition, and in accordance with Faculty regulations, some courses will require Faculty approval to drop, add or withdraw from courses. The academic schedule may be updated online when required and as needed.

The schedules for the Faculties of Graduate Studies, Law and the Cumming School of Medicine may have different start and end dates.

See: Spring/Summer 2016 | Fall/Winter 2016 | Spring/Summer 2017

Spring/Summer Term 2016Spring Intersession 2016Summer Intersession 2016
Academic Dates
Start of TermMonday, May 9Monday, May 9Tuesday, July 5
End of TermWednesday, August 31Thursday, June 30Wednesday, August 31
Start of ClassesMonday, May 9Monday, May 9Tuesday, July 5
End of ClassesWednesday, August 17Thursday, June 30Wednesday, August 17
Start of ExamsSaturday, July 2Friday, August 19
End of ExamsMonday, July 4Monday, August 22
Registration Dates
Last day to drop a class without financial penalty*Friday, May 13Friday, May 13Thursday, July 7
Last day to add, edit or swap a courseFriday, May 13Friday, May 13Thursday, July 7
Last day to withdraw from a course**Wednesday, August 17Thursday, June 30Wednesday, August 17
Tuition and Refund Dates
End of refund periodFriday, May 13Friday, May 13Thursday, July 7
Tuition and Fee Payment DeadlineWednesday, May 18Wednesday, May 18Monday, July 11
Important Dates
Congress – No ClassesThursday, May 26-Sunday, June 5
Spring ConvocationMonday-Friday, June 6-10
Recognized Holidays (university closed)
Victoria DayMonday, May 23
Canada DayFriday, July 1
Alberta Heritage DayMonday, August 1

*There will be no academic record of a course that is dropped by this date and tuition will be refunded.
**There will be a “W” recorded for the course and tuition will not be refunded.

Fall Term 2016Winter Term 2017
Academic Dates
Start of TermTuesday, September 6Monday, January 2
End of TermFriday, December 23Friday, April 28
Block WeekTuesday-Saturday, September 6-10Monday-Friday, January 2-6
Start of ClassesMonday, September 12Monday, January 9
Mid-Term BreakThursday-Sunday, November 10-13Sunday-Sunday, February 19-26
End of ClassesFriday, December 9Wednesday, April 12
Start of ExamsMonday, December 12Saturday, April 15
End of ExamsThursday, December 22Wednesday, April 26
Registration Dates
Last day to drop a class without financial penalty*Friday, September 23Friday, January 20
Last day to add, edit or swap a courseMonday, September 26Monday, January 23
Last day to withdraw from a course**Friday, December 9Wednesday, April 12
Tuition and Refund Dates
End of refund periodFriday, September 23Friday, January 20
Tuition and Fee Payment DeadlineFriday, September 30Friday, January 27
Important Dates
Deadline to Apply for Fall ConvocationThursday, September 15
Fall ConvocationThursday, November 10
Deadline to Apply for Winter Conferral of DegreeSunday, January 15
Winter Conferral of DegreeFriday, February 17
Deadline to Apply for Spring ConvocationThursday, March 31
Recognized Holidays (university closed)
Labour DayMonday, September 5
Thanksgiving DayMonday, October 10
Remembrance DayFriday, November 11
Holiday ObservanceSunday-Saturday, December 25-31
New Year’s DaySunday,January 1
Alberta Family DayMonday, February 20
Good FridayFriday, April 14

*There will be no academic record of a course that is dropped by this date and tuition will be refunded.
**There will be a “W” recorded for the course and tuition will not be refunded.

Spring/Summer Term 2017Spring Intersession 2017Summer Intersession 2017
Academic Dates
Start of TermMonday, May 8Monday, May 8Tuesday, July 4
End of TermThursday, August 31Friday, June 30Thursday, August 31
Start of ClassesMonday, May 15Monday, May 15Tuesday, July 4
End of ClassesWednesday, August 16Tuesday, June 27Wednesday, August 16
Start of ExamsFriday, August 18Wednesday, June 28Friday, August 18
End of ExamsMonday, August 21Friday, June 30Monday, August 21
Registration Dates
Last day to drop a class without financial penalty*Friday, May 19Friday, May 19Monday July 10
Last day to add, edit or swap a courseFriday, May 19Friday, May 19Monday, July 10
Last day to withdraw from a course**Wednesday, August 16Tuesday, June 27Wednesday, August 16
Tuition and Refund Dates
End of refund periodFriday, May 19Friday, May 19Monday July 10
Tuition and Fee Payment DeadlineWednesday May 24Wednesday May 24Wednesday July 12
Important Dates
Spring ConvocationMonday-Friday, June 5-9
Recognized Holidays (university closed)
Victoria DayMonday, May 22
Canada DaySaturday, July 1 (university closed Monday, July 3)
Alberta Heritage DayMonday, August 7

*There will be no academic record of a course that is dropped by this date and tuition will be refunded.
**There will be a “W” recorded for the course and tuition will not be refunded.

See Also

University of Calgary Admission Office 

University of Calgary Admission Requirements

University of Calgary Admission Deadlines

University of Calgary Application Status

University of Calgary Admission Averages

University of Calgary Acceptance Rate

University of Calgary Document Submission Deadlines

University of Calgary Application Forms

University of Calgary Registrars Office

University of Calgary Important Dates and Deadlines

University of Calgary English Language Proficiency

University of Calgary Transfer Credit/Advanced Standing

University of Calgary Application for Admission

University of Calgary Admission to Open Studies

University of Calgary Admission Fee / Cost

University of Calgary Tuition and Fees

University of Calgary Programs Offered

University of Calgary Graduate Admissions

University of Calgary Minimum Requirements for Graduates