Important dates

Titlesort descending Description Academic term Date
Add Period ends

Last day to add a class. See how to add or swap classes in Quest.

Spring 2024 May 17, 2024
Application to Graduate due

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

Spring 2024 Aug 15, 2024
Apply for Graduation

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

Winter 2024 Apr 30, 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
Canada Day

All classes cancelled and offices closed.

Spring 2024 Jul 1, 2024
Civic Day

No final examinations are held and offices closed.

Spring 2024 Aug 5, 2024
Class drop with grade of Withdrawn, no credit granted (WD)

During this period, graduate students can continue to drop classes in Quest but a grade of Withdrawn, no credit granted (WD) will be applied and the class will remain on the transcript.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
Class enrolment period

During this period, graduate students can enrol themselves in classes using Quest, and can also drop classes in Quest.

Graduate students who are not fee arranged and have enrolled in classes will have their classes dropped at the end of the third week of classes (end of class enrolment period).

Spring 2024 Apr 1, 2024 to May 26, 2024
Classes begin

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

Spring 2024 May 6, 2024
Classes end

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

Spring 2024 Jul 30, 2024
Co-operative work term begins

Actual dates may vary depending on employer or student requirements.

Spring 2024 May 6, 2024
Co-operative work term ends

Actual dates may vary depending on employer or student requirements.

Winter 2024 Apr 26, 2024
Co-operative work term ends

Actual dates may vary depending on employer or student requirements.

Spring 2024 Aug 23, 2024
Convocation - spring 2024

Visit Convocation website for ceremony details.

Spring 2024 Jun 11, 2024 to Jun 15, 2024
Drop with WD begins

WD (Withdrew, no credit granted) grade assigned for class(es) dropped during this period.

Spring 2024 May 28, 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
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
Fees Arranged Extension fees begin

See Student Financial Services website for Fees Arranged Extension fee amounts by date.

Spring 2024 Apr 25, 2024
Final examination emergency days

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

Winter 2024 Apr 21, 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
Final examinations begin

First day of the Final Examination Period.

Spring 2024 Aug 2, 2024
Final examinations end

Last day of the Final Examination Period.

Winter 2024 Apr 25, 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.

Winter 2024 Apr 27, 2024

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