Faculty of Graduate Studies

Final stage status form submission deadline dates (Thesis/MRP students)

  • Spring 2021 term as final term – form due April 19, 2021
  • Fall 2021 term as final term – form due August 21, 2021 (tentative)
  • Winter 2021 as final term – form due December 18, 2020

Convocation dates and last day to submit intention to graduate without late fee

  • Last day to submit intention to graduate at Spring 2021 Convocation (June 7 – 11, 2021) – February 1, 2021
  • Last day to submit intention to graduate at Fall 2021 Convocation (October 16, 2021 Tentative) – July 1, 2021

Intent to graduate is submitted via the GraduationApp page in the student portal. Late submission of intent to graduate is subject to an increased fee.

Note: The graduation fee must be paid even if not planning to attend the ceremony. Students owing fees to the university will not receive their diploma until all fees are cleared.

More information about convocation

Fall 2020 and Winter 2021

LATE REGISTRATION FEE: The late registration fee will apply if your first registration for the term occurs on or after the first day of classes for the duration.

Registration Opens:  July 8, 2020 at 6:00 a.m.
Fall term closes:  September 22, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.
Winter term closes:  January 22, 2021 at 11:59 p.m.

Fall/Winter terms 2020

First/last day of classes and withdrawal dates without academic penalty.

DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
1September 9, 2020April 9, 2021January 15, 2021
2September 9, 2020December 8, 2020November 2, 2020
3January 11, 2021April 9, 2021March 3, 2021
5September 9, 2020April 30, 2021February 5, 2021
10September 9, 2020December 18, 2020November 13, 2020
11January 11, 2021April 30, 2021March 17, 2021
DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
1September 9, 2020April 9, 2020January 15, 2020
2September 9, 2020December 8, 2020November 2, 2020
3January 11, 2021April 9, 2021March 3, 2021
10September 9, 2020December 8, 2020November 13, 2020
11January 11, 2021April 30, 2021March 17,2021
DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
1September 9, 2020April 9, 2021January 15, 2021
2September 9, 2020December 8, 2020November 2, 2020
3January 11, 2021April 9, 2021March 3, 2021
10September 9, 2020December 18, 2020November 13, 2020
11January 11, 2021April 30, 2021March 17, 2021
DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
2September 9, 2020December 8, 2020November 2, 2020
3January 11, 2021April 9, 2021March 3, 2021
DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
2September 9, 2020December 8, 2020November 2, 2020
3January 11, 2021April 9, 2021March 3, 2021
10September 9, 2020December 18, 2020November 13, 2020
11January 11, 2021April 30, 2021March 17, 2021
DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
1September 9, 2020April 9, 2021January 15, 2021
2September 9, 2020December 8, 2020November 2, 2020
3January 11, 2021April 9, 2021March 3, 2021
5September 9, 2020April 30, 2021February 5, 2021
10September 9, 2020December 18, 2020November 13, 2020
11January 11, 2021April 30, 2021March 17, 2021
12April 26, 2021April 30, 2021April 28, 2021
DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
1September 9, 2020April 9, 2021January 15, 2021
2September 9, 2020December 8, 2020November 2, 2020
3January 11, 2021April 9, 2021March 3, 2021
4January 11, 2021August 31, 2021June 12, 2021
5September 9, 2020April 30, 2021February 5, 2021
10September 9, 2020December 18, 2020November 13, 2020
11January 11, 2021April 30, 2021March 7, 2021
DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
1September 9, 2020April 9, 2021January 15, 2021
2September 9, 2020December 8, 2020November 2, 2020
3January 11, 2021April 9, 2021March 3, 2021
5September 9, 2020April 30, 2021February 6, 2021
10September 9, 2020December 18, 2020November 13, 2020
11January 11, 2021April 30, 2021March 17, 2021
DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
1September 9, 2020April 9, 2021January 15, 2021
2September 9, 2020December 8, 2020November 2, 2020
3January 11, 2021April 9, 2021March 3, 2021
10September 9, 2020December 18, 2020November 13, 2020
11January 11, 2021April 30, 2021March 17, 2021
DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
1September 9, 2020April 2, 2021January 15, 2021
10September 9, 2020December 18, 2020November 13, 2020
11January 11, 2021April 30, 2021March 17, 2021
DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
1September 9, 2020April 9, 2021January 15, 2021
2September 9, 2020December 8, 2020November 2, 2020
3January 11, 2021April 9, 2021March 3, 2021
5September 9, 2020April 30, 2021February 6, 2021
10September 9, 2020December 18, 2020November 13, 2020
11January 11, 2021April 30, 2021March 17, 2021
DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
1September 9, 2020April 9, 2021January 15, 2021
2September 9, 2020December 8, 2020November 2, 2020
3January 11, 2021April 9, 2021March 3, 2021
10September 9, 2020December 18, 2020November 13, 2020
11January 11, 2021April 30, 2021March 17, 2021
DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
1September 9, 2020April 9, 2021January 15, 2021
2September 9, 2020December 8, 2020November 2, 2020
3January 11, 2021April 9, 2021March 3, 2021
5September 9, 2020April 30, 2021February 6, 2021
10September 9, 2020December 18, 2020November 13, 2020
11January 11, 2021April 30, 2021March 17, 2021

Spring (and Summer for MEd only) 2021

LATE REGISTRATION FEE: The late registration fee will apply if your first registration for the term occurs on or after the first day of classes for the duration.

Registration Opens:
Wednesday, March 3, 2021 – All programs, all durations open at 6:00 am

Registration Close Dates:

  • Durations 8 weeks or more – close two weeks from the duration start at 23:59
  • Durations 3 weeks to 7 weeks – close one week from the duration start at 23:59
  • Durations less than 3 weeks – close on the 2nd day of the duration at 23:59
  • Durations less than 1 week – close on the 1st day of the duration at 23:59
Course TypeDurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
All1Monday, May 3, 2021Tuesday, August 24, 2021Thursday, July 15, 2021
MA, MAG2Monday, May 3, 2021Friday, July 23, 2021Friday, June 25, 2021
MBA, MACC2Monday, April 26, 2021Friday, July 16, 2021Thursday, June 18, 2021
MEd, MPH, MPK, MBE, MADS, MSc, MS, PhD2Monday, April 12, 2021Friday, June 25, 2021Monday, May 31, 2021
All3Monday, May 3, 2021Friday, June 4, 2021Monday, May 24, 2021
All4Monday, June 7, 2021Friday, July 9, 2021Monday, June 28, 2021
All5Monday, July 5, 2021Friday, July 30, 2021Wednesday, July 21, 2021
All6Monday, July 5, 2021Tuesday, August 31, 2021Wednesday, August 11, 2021
All7Monday, August 2, 2021Tuesday, August 31, 2021Thursday, August 19, 2021
All8Monday, May 3, 2021Sunday, May 9, 2021Wednesday, May 5, 2021
All9Monday, May 10, 2021Sunday, May 16, 2021Wednesday, May 12, 2021
All10Monday, May 3, 2021Sunday, May 16, 2021Monday, May 10, 2021
All11Monday, May 17, 2021Sunday, May 30, 2021Monday, May 24, 2021
All12Monday, August 2, 2021Sunday, August 8, 2021Wedneday, August 4, 2021
All13Monday, August 9, 2021Sunday, August 15, 2021Wednesday, August 11, 2021
All14Monday, August 16, 2021Sundsay, August 22, 2021Wednesday, August 18, 2021
All15Monday, August 23, 2021Sunday, August 29, 2021Wednesday, August 25, 2021
All16Monday, August 2, 2021Sunday, August 15, 2021Monday, August 9, 2021
All17Monday, August 16, 2021Sunday, August 29, 2021Monday, August 23, 2021
DurationFirst day of classes and late fee applies for registrationLast day of classesLast day to withdraw without academic penalty or changes from audit to degree status or vice versa
1Monday, July 5, 2021Friday, August 27, 2021Monday, August 9, 2021
2Monday, July 5, 2021Friday, July 30, 2021Wednesday, July 21, 2021
3Monday, July 12, 2021Friday, August 27, 2021Wednesday, August 11, 2021
4Monday, August 2, 2021Tuesday, August 31, 2021Thursday, August 19, 2021