Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar of Events

Registration: Details on registration for the 2018-2019 academic year are published on the Service Centre webpage www.smu.ca/servicecentre in March 2018. 

2018

May
7 (Monday)            Summer Sessions begin for graduate and undergraduate courses
14-18 (Monday -    Spring Convocation Week, 2018.
Friday)
21 (Monday)          Administrative Offices closed and no classes – Victoria Day.

June
1 (Friday)               Deadline for filing applications for Fall 2018 Convocation
22 (Friday)             Last day of classes in First Summer Session (Undergraduate)


July
4 (Wednesday)       Second Summer Session (Undergraduate) classes begin

 

August
1(Wednesday)         Deadline for filing applications for Winter 2018 Convocation
6 (Monday)              Administrative Offices closed and no classes – Natal Day
22 (Wednesday)      Last day of classes in Graduate Summer Session and in Second Summer Session
                              (Undergraduate) 

 

September
3 (Monday)              Administrative Offices closed and no classes – Labour Day
4 (Tuesday)             Academic year begins
5 (Wednesday)        CLASSES BEGIN
14 (Friday)              (a) Last day for registering and changing in the Fall term (September – December).
                               (b) Last day for final payment of Fall term tuition fees.
28 - 29 (Friday -       Fall Convocation.
Saturday)

 

October
1 (Monday)               Deadline for filing applications for Spring 2019 Convocation
8 (Monday)               Administrative Offices closed and no classes - Thanksgiving Day 

 

November
7 (Wednesday)           Last day for withdrawing, without academic penalty, from three (3) credit hour or
                                 six (6) credit hour courses taught only in the Fall term. (Reference: Academic
                                 Regulation 16).
12 (Monday)               Administrative Offices closed and no classes – Remembrance Day (alt)
12 - 18 (Monday-        Fall Break. No classes.
Sunday)

 

December
3 (Monday)                 Last day of classes in Fall term.
4 (Tuesday)                Study Day. No classes.
5 (Wednesday)           Start of formal final examinations in three (3) credit hour courses and formal
                                  mid-year examinations in six (6) credit hour courses.
8 (Saturday)               Patronal Feast of the University. Normally no examinations are scheduled on this
                                  day.
18 (Tuesday)              End of final exams and end of the Fall term. Note: Subject to change should it
                                 not be possible to schedule all formal examinations in the designated timeframe. 

 

2019

January
8 (Tuesday)                 CLASSES RESUME
16 (Wednesday)          (a) Last day for registering in the Winter term (January – April).
                                  (b) Last day for final payment of Winter term tuition fees.
25 (Friday)                  Winter Convocation

 

February
12 (Tuesday)                 Last day for withdrawing, without academic penalty, from six (6) credit hour
                                     courses taught from September to April (Reference: Academic Regulation 16).
18 (Monday)                  Administrative Offices closed and no classes - Heritage Day.
19 - 23 (Tuesday            Winter Break. No classes.
-Saturday)

March
13 (Wednesday)             Last day for withdrawing, without academic penalty, from three (3) credit hour
                                      courses or six (6) credit hour courses taught only in the Winter term 
                                      (Reference: Academic Regulation 16).

April
3 (Wednesday)               Last day of classes in Winter term.
4 (Thursday)                   Study day. No classes.
5 (Friday)                       Start of formal final examinations.
18 (Thursday)                 End of formal final examinations and end of the Winter term. Note: Subject to 
                                     change should it not be possible to schedule all formal examinations in the 
                                     designated timeframe.
19 (Friday)                     Administrative Offices closed and no classes - Good Friday
22 (Monday)                   Administrative Offices closed and no classes- Easter Monday

 

May
6 (Monday)                      Summer Sessions begin for graduate and undergraduate courses.
13 - 17 (Monday-             Spring Convocation Week.
Friday)
20 (Monday)                    Administrative Offices closed and no classes – Victoria Day

 

June
1 (Thursday)                    Deadline for filing applications for Fall 2019 Convocation
21 (Friday)                       Last day of classes in First Summer Session (Undergraduate)

 

July
1 (Monday)                      Administrative Offices closed and no classes – Canada Day
8 (Monday)                      Second Summer Session (Undergraduate) classes begin.

 

August
1 (Thursday)                     Deadline for filing applications for Winter 2019 Convocation
5 (Monday)                       Administrative Offices closed and no classes – Natal Day
20 (Tuesday)                     Last day of classes in Graduate Summer Session and in Second Summer
                                        Session (Undergraduate)