Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2016/2017
Canadian Excellence

Academic & Related Dates
Winter Term 2017 - 6-week courses

November, 2016
8Last day to register in at least one winter term course without the late registration fee (including Online Learning and 6-week courses). 
 
January, 2017
3First 6-week classes begin
5Last day to add 6-week courses (including second 6-weeks)
5Last day to drop first 6-week course(s) with no tuition charge
Jan 6 - Jan 9If you drop/withdraw during this time period, you are responsible for 10% tuition (assessed at course rate)
9Last day to drop first 6-week courses at 10% tuition
Jan 10 - Jan 30If you drop/withdraw during this time, you are responsible for 55% tuition (assessed at the course rate)
30Last day to drop first 6-week courses without failure and for possible tuition adjustment
31From this date until the end of first 6-week classes, if you drop/withdraw you will receive academic penalty (failure) and are responsible for 100% tuition
 
February, 2017
13First 6-week classes end
14Second 6-week classes begin
16Last day to drop second 6-week courses with no tuition charge
Feb 17 - Feb 20If you drop/withdraw during this time period, you are responsible for 10% tuition (assessed at course rate)
20Family day, university-observed holiday, no classes
Feb 20 - Feb 24Reading Week
21Last day to drop second 6-week courses at 10% tuition
Feb 22 - Mar 20If you drop/withdraw during this time period, you are responsible for 55% tuition (assessed at course rate)
 
March, 2017
20Last day to drop second 6-week courses without failure and possible tuition adjustment
21From this date until the end of second 6-week classes, if you drop/withdraw you will receive academic penalty (failure) and are responsible for 100% tuition
 
April, 2017
3Winter term classes end
Apr 4 - Apr 5Study days
Apr 6 - Apr 24Final examinations (may include Sundays) - Students are advised not to make travel commitments during this time
14Good Friday, no examinations Easter weekend (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)