Academic & Related Dates
Fall Term 2019 - 12-week courses

May, 2019
1Application deadline for students requiring "Application for Admission" for part-time studies for fall term (not applicable to incoming Letter of Permission students)
June, 2019

Faculty of Education  course selection begins at 10:00 a.m.

12New Incoming Undergraduate Year 1 Students - course registration opens at 10:00 a.m.
Jun 19 - Jun 27

UPPER YEAR STUDENTS begin to register for fall and winter courses. Access open until last day to add courses in the applicable term. When available, specific times and dates will be announced on the Enrolment Services website.

July, 2019
15Last day to register in at least one fall course without the late registration fee (including online learning)
August, 2019
1Application to Graduate form (without late fee) is due for Fall Convocation.
Aug 2 - Oct 1Late penalty fee applies on Application to Graduate forms received for Fall Convocation.
6Online learning course materials available for pick-up for courses beginning in fall and fall/winter (full-year) courses
12Registrations in online learning courses received after this date will not be guaranteed for delivery of materials prior to the beginning of the term
September, 2019
2Labour Day
3Co-op work term begins
5Fall term and full-year classes begin
Sep 5 - Sep 11If you drop/withdraw from 12-week course(s) during this time period, no tuition charge
5Tuition fees due for courses beginning in fall
9Last day for Year 2 students to apply to co-op options in Arts, Science and the Lazaridis School of Business & Economics
Sep 12 - Sep 18If you drop/withdraw during this time period, you are responsible for 10% tuition (assessed at course rate)
18Last day to add 12-week and full-year courses (including online learning)
Sep 19 - Nov 6If you drop/withdraw during this time period, you are responsible for 55% tuition (assessed at course rate)
October, 2019
1Last day to submit Application to Graduate form (penalty fee applies) for fall convocation. No forms will be accepted after this date
Oct 15 - Oct 18

Fall Reading Week

Oct 25 - Oct 26Fall convocation (Waterloo)
29Fall convocation (Brantford)
November, 2019
6Last day to drop/withdraw without failure and for possible tuition adjustment (assessed at course rate)
December, 2019
2Make-up Monday class for Thanksgiving
4Classes end
Dec 5 - Dec 6Study days
Dec 7 - Dec 20Final examination period - Students are advised not to make travel commitments during this time period
18Last day to return online learning videotapes, video CDRoms and DVDs for refund
20Fall term ends
Dec 24 - Jan 1University closed
27Co-op work term ends
January, 2020
Jan 27 - Feb 1Fall 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.