Sessional Dates

For a more detailed calendar of important dates, please review the Academic Dates & Deadlines on the Arts & Science Current Students page.

2020 Summer Session2020

May 2020

4
Classes begin in F and Y section code courses
18
Victoria Day; University closed

June 2020

15
Classes end in F section code courses
 
Last day of classes in Y section code courses
16 Study break for F and Y section code courses
17-25
Final assessments in F section code courses; term tests in Y section code courses
Course break for Y section code courses
29-30 Presidential Day; University closed

July 2020

1
Canada Day; University closed
6
Classes begin in S section code courses and resume in Y section code courses

August 2020

3
Civic Holiday; University closed
17
Classes end in S and Y section code courses
18
Study break for S and Y section code courses
19-27
Final assessments in S and Y section code courses and specified courses from June 2020.

2020 Fall Term

September 2020

7
Labour Day; University closed 
10
Classes begin in F and Y section code courses 

October 2020

12
Thanksgiving Day; University closed

November 2020

9-13
Fall reading week (no classes) 

December 2020

9
Classes end in F section code courses and in Y section code courses (for Fall session)
10
Make-up Day
11-22
Final assessments in F section code courses; term tests in Y section code courses. Please note that exams may be scheduled on Saturdays.
23
University closed for Winter Holidays from December 23, 2020 to January 3, 2021 inclusive.
 
Winter (S&Y) classes resume for students on January 4, 2021.

2021 Winter Term

January 2021

4 University re-opens after Winter Holidays
11
Classes in S section code courses begin and resume in Y section code courses

February 2021

15
Family Day; University closed
15-19
Reading Week

April 2021

2 Good Friday; University closed
9 Classes end in S and Y section code courses
12 Make-up day for S and Y section code courses (at instructor's discretion)
13-23
Final assessments in S and Y section code courses.

 2021 Summer Session

Dates for Summer 2021 will be updated when they are available.

May 2021

21 Presidential Day; University closed
24 Victoria Day; University closed 

July 2021

1 Canada Day; University closed

August 2021

2 Civic Holiday; University closed