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Fall Term 2020

 

Fall Term 2020 Dates
Length of term September 1 to December 31
Orientation : Mandatory activities to welcome all students (no classes held) September 8
Course dates September 9 to December 9
Teaching and course evaluations November 23 to December 4
Statutory holidays, breaks and special events
Labour Day : No classes September 7
Thanksgiving : No classes October 12
Reading week : No classes October 25 to 31
Study Break : No classes and no final exams N/A
Holiday break. University closed. December 24, 2020 to January 3, 2021
Changes to regular course schedule 
Classes on Monday, Otober 12, Thanksgiving (a statutory holiday), are cancelled. They will take place on Wednesday, December 9, when the usual Monday course schedule will apply. December 9
Enrolment, courses, withdrawals and reimbursements
First day to enrol (undergraduate students) May 19
First day to enrol (graduate students) May 19
First day to enrol (special students) May 19
Last day to enrol or change course selection September 22
Last day to change student status (regular/auditor) September 22
Last day to request leave of absence (graduate studies) October 2
Last day to withdraw from a course or an activity and receive a financial credit, less administrative fees. The deadline to receive a reimbursement for the ancillary fees associated to a course may differ and even be earlier. Withdrawing from a course may affect whether you will meet all your program requirements. Be sure to consider all changes very carefully before going ahead. The date may differ for some faculties and programs, so please confirm date with your academic advisor. October 2
Last day to withdraw from a course or an activity, no financial credit. The deadline to receive a reimbursement for the ancillary fees associated to a course may differ and even be earlier. Withdrawing from a course may affect whether you will meet all your program requirements. Be sure to consider all changes very carefully before going ahead. Course withdrawal is not possible after this date. If you simply stop attending a course and do not withdraw, you will receive a failing grade. November 20
Grades and exams
Exam period: Exams are scheduled during the day and evening on weekdays December 10 to 22
Official final grades for the Fall term posted January 19 
 Official academic standing posted  January 28
Tuition fee payment
Last day to pay tuition fees without late payment fees. September 1
Consult the financial information on the Financial Services website.  
Student services 
U-Pass distribution To be determined
Last day to apply for a U-Pass exemption September 30
Change in coverage period for health and dental plan ( opt-in or opt-out ) August 17 to September 18
Reports, major research papers, and theses (graduate studies)
Last day of the Spring-Summer term to submit a thesis without having to enrol in the Fall term. August 31
Last day to submit a thesis and receive a 100% financial credit (applies only for thesis option and if you were enrolled in the previous term). Submission of your thesis by this date results in the cancellation of your enrolment for the current term. Credit not available if you are submitting a revised thesis. October 2
Last day of the Fall term to submit a thesis without having to enrol in the Winter term. December 22
Making changes to your program (undergraduate studies)
Period to make changes to your program for the Winter 2020 term. October 1 to November 30