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Date Message Student audience
Aug 26 Spring 2016 -- Co-operative work term ends: actual dates may vary depending on employer or student requirements UG
Aug 29 Fall 2016 -- Co-operative work term begins: actual dates may vary depending on employer or student requirements UG
Sept 3-5 Fall 2016 -- WatCard Services
Students enrolling for the first time and arriving on campus can obtain their WatCard ID card from the WatCard service desk in Campus Tech, Student Life Centre. Open extended hours during Labour Day weekend. View the WatCard website for details. 
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Sept 4-10 Fall 2016 -- Orientation week

View Orientation website for students enrolling for the first time at Waterloo
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Sept 5

Labour Day

University holiday

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Sept 8 Fall 2016 -- Lectures or classes begin at Laurier UG
Sept 8

Fall 2016 -- Lectures or classes begin at UWaterloo

(Classes run with a Thursday schedule.)

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Sept 18

Fall 2016 -- Last day to select examination centres for online courses.

View in Quest.

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Sept 21 Spring 2016 -- Standings and official grades are available in Quest (fully graded date). Beginning this date, registered students can view their official term grades in Quest. This is the date when official and complete term grades will appear along with academic standings and when official transcripts that have been ordered will be released. Averages do not appear on the official transcript. UG
Sept 21 Fall 2016 -- Add period ends UG
Sept 21-27 Winter 2017 -- Course selection period UG
Sept 23-24

Fall 2016 -- New Waterloo Science students FALL term English Language Proficiency exam dates

View the Writing Centre website

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Sept 24

Fall 2016 -- New Waterloo Engineering students FALL term English Language Proficiency exam date

Fall 2016 -- New Waterloo Arts students in programs from GBDA, AFM, and CFM departments, FALL term English Language Proficiency exam date

View the Writing Centre website

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Sept 28 Fall 2016 -- Drop, no penalty period ends

Deadline to withdraw from courses with 100% tuition refund.
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Sept 29

Fall 2016 -- Drop, penalty 1 period begins

WD (Withdrew, no credit granted) grade assigned for course(s) dropped during this period

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Oct 10

Thanksgiving Day

University holiday

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