Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2019/2020
Canadian Excellence

Academic & Related Dates
Spring 2019 (6 week terms)

March, 2019
5Last day to register in at least one 6-week (Summer Session) course (with no prior Spring or Intersesion course) without the late registration fee
5Last day to register in at least one spring 6-week (Intersession) course without the late registration fee
 
May, 2019
66-week (Intersession) classes begin
6Tuition fees due for spring term
10Last day to add 6-week (Intersession) courses
20Victoria Day, no classes
 
June, 2019
3Last day to drop 6-week (Intersession) course without failure
4From this date until the end of the 6-week (Intersession) courses, if you drop 6-week (Intersession) course(s), you will receive academic penalty (failure)
Jun 4 - Jun 5Spring convocation (Brantford Campus); see details www.wlu.ca/convocation
Jun 10 - Jun 14Spring Convocation (Waterloo Campus); see details www.wlu.ca/convocation
17Make-up Monday class for 6-week (Intersession) class for Victoria Day; 6-week (Intersession) ends
 
July, 2019
1Canada Day, no classes
86-week (Summer Session) classes begin
12Last day to add 6-week (Summer Session) courses
 
August, 2019
1Application to Graduate form (without late fee) is due for Fall Convocation
2Last day to drop 6-week (Summer Session) course(s) without failure
Aug 2 - Oct 1Late penalty fee applies on Application to Graduate forms received for Fall Convocation
3From this date until the end of the 6-week (Summer Session) courses, if you drop 6-week (Summer Session) course(s), you will receive academic penalty (failure)
5Civic Holiday, no classes
19

Make-up Monday class for 6-week (Summer Session) class for Civic Holiday; 6-week (Summer Session) ends

 
October, 2019
1Final day for submitting final (post-defence) copy of dissertation/thesis/MRP (if applicable) to Scholars Commons, and receipt in the Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies Office of signed program/defence documentation to be eligible to graduate at Fall Convocation
1Last day to submit Application to Graduate form for Fall Convocation (fee and penalty fee apply); no forms will be accepted after this date