Important dates

Title Description Academic term Datesort descending
Class drop with grade of Withdrawn, no credit granted (WD)

During this period, graduate students can continue to drop classes in Quest but a grade of Withdrawn, no credit granted (WD) will be applied and the class will remain on the transcript.  Note that WD is not an academic penalty.

Outside of this period, students with special circumstances can petition to drop or add a class using a course drop add form (Graduate Studies forms website).

Spring 2024 May 27, 2024 to Jul 14, 2024
Final examination relief requests due

Requests for relief for consecutive final exams are generally due two weeks after the final examination schedule is published.

Spring 2024 Jun 17, 2024
Tuition and fee refund deadline - 50%

See Student Financial Services website.

Spring 2024 Jun 21, 2024
Last day to arrange tuition and fees

Refer to tuition and fees deadlines. Late fees apply, see Student Financial Services for details.

This is also the last day to submit a Promissory Note in Quest.

Spring 2024 Jun 30, 2024
Canada Day

All classes cancelled and offices closed.

Spring 2024 Jul 1, 2024
Drop with WD ends

Last day to drop a class and receive a WD (Withdrew, no credit granted) grade.

Spring 2024 Jul 16, 2024
Drop with WF begins

WF (Withdrew/Failure, no credit granted, value 32) grade assigned for class(es) dropped during this period.

Engineering students: Visit course load and withdrawal in the Undergraduate Calendar for specific regulations.

Spring 2024 Jul 17, 2024
Make-up day for Canada Day

The loss of a Monday class on July 1 will be made up on Monday, July 29.

Spring 2024 Jul 29, 2024
Classes end

Laurier may have a different schedule - visit their website for applicable end dates.

Spring 2024 Jul 30, 2024
Make-up day for May 21

The loss of a Tuesday class on May 21 will be made up on Tuesday, July 30.

Spring 2024 Jul 30, 2024
Pre-examination study days
Spring 2024 Jul 31, 2024 to Aug 1, 2024
Drop with WF ends

Last day to drop a class without a petition and receive a WF (Withdrew/Failure, no credit granted, value 32) grade.

Spring 2024 Aug 1, 2024
Final examinations begin

First day of the Final Examination Period.

Spring 2024 Aug 2, 2024
No final examinations scheduled

No final examinations are held on the Saturday following or preceding a public holiday.

Spring 2024 Aug 3, 2024
Civic Day

No final examinations are held and offices closed.

Spring 2024 Aug 5, 2024
In-person exam days for online courses

Spring 2024 term dates.

Spring 2024 Aug 9, 2024 to Aug 10, 2024
Final examination emergency days

Dates reserved to hold final examinations in the event the University is closed during the spring 2024 Final Examination Period: Examinations will be rescheduled on the next available day, including Sunday, on which examinations have not been scheduled.

Spring 2024 Aug 11, 2024
Application to Graduate due

Complete an Application to Graduate for the October convocation ceremony (undergraduate students).

Spring 2024 Aug 15, 2024
Final examinations end

Last day of the Final Examination Period.

Spring 2024 Aug 16, 2024
Grades begin to appear in Quest

Registered students can view their unofficial term grades in Quest.

Note: Not all grades will be available on this date.

Spring 2024 Aug 18, 2024
Co-operative work term ends

Actual dates may vary depending on employer or student requirements.

Spring 2024 Aug 23, 2024
Apply for Graduation

Deadline for graduate students to apply for graduation in Quest for fall ceremony (degree completion in spring term).

Spring 2024 Aug 31, 2024
Standing decisions and official grades are available in Quest

Registered students can view their official and complete term grades, along with academic standing, in Quest.

Spring 2024 Sep 12, 2024