Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2016/2017
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Academic & Related Dates
Spring Term 2017 - 12-week courses

January, 2017
24Registration opens at 10:00 a.m. (including Online Learning), until the deadline to add courses.
 
March, 2017
1

Application deadline for students requiring "Application for Admission" for part-time studies for spring term (not applicable to incoming Letter of Permission students)

7Last day to register in at least one spring course without the late registration fee (including Online Learning)
8Late registration charge will be applied. Avoid this charge by selecting courses (including online learning) prior to this date
 
April, 2017
3Online learning materials available for pickup for courses beginning in spring
10Registrations in online learning courses received after this date will not be guaranteed for delivery of materials prior to the beginning of the term
15Last day to submit Application to Graduate form (fee and penalty fee apply) for spring convocation, see Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter. No forms will be accepted after this date
27Tuition fees due
 
May, 2017
1Classes begin
1Co-op work term begins
May 1 - May 7If you drop/withdraw from 12-week courses during this time period, no tuition charge
May 8 - May 14If you drop/withdraw during this time period, you are responsible for 10% tuition (assessed at course rate)
12Last day to add courses (including online learning)
14Last day to drop/withdraw at 10% tuition (assessed at course rate)
May 15 - Jun 26If you drop/withdraw during this time period, you are responsible for 55% tuition
22Victoria Day, no classes
 
June, 2017
Jun 6 - Jun 7Spring convocation (Brantford Campus). For details, visit www.wlu.ca/convocation
Jun 12 - Jun 16Spring convocation (Waterloo Campus). For details, visit www.wlu.ca/convocation
26Last day to drop 12-week spring term course(s) or withdraw without failure and possible tuition adjustment
30Canada Day, no classes
 
July, 2017
24Make-up Monday class for Victoria Day
25Make-up Friday class for Canada Day, classes end
Jul 26 - Jul 27Study days
Jul 28 - Aug 9Final examinations (including Sundays) - Students are advised not to make travel commitments during this time. There are no examinations scheduled on the Civic Holiday weekend (August 5, 6, 7).
 
August, 2017
1Application to Graduate form and fee due for fall convocation without penalty. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
Aug 2 - Oct 1Late penalty fee applies on Application to Graduate forms received for fall convocation. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
7Civic holiday, no examinations scheduled on the Civic Holiday weekend (August 5, 6, 7)
9Spring term ends
Aug 22 - Aug 26Spring term deferred examination period. An appeal for a deferred examination must be submitted to the academic unit in which the course is offered. The deferred examination dates are confirmed, if approved, in writing from the petitions committee.
31Co-op work term ends
31Last day to return online learning videotapes, video CDRoms and DVDs for refund
 
October, 2017
1Last day to submit Application to Graduate form (fee and penalty fee apply) for fall convocation. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter. No applications will be accepted after this date.