Campus Life

Important Housing Dates

 September 5, 2020

Residence Move-In BEGINS @ 9:00 am.

Specific details about COVID-19-related move-in protocols will be forwarded to residents in August.

September 9, 2020

FALL TERM CLASSES BEGIN.

Last day of Residence Move-In (5:00 pm). Individuals arriving after 5:00pm on September 9, must contact Housing & Residence (residence.housing@smu.ca).

September 18, 2020

Last day for final payment of Fall term fees.

October 1, 2020

Residence applications for Winter Term 2021 ONLY (January 2021 - April 2021) available through SMUport.

October 12, 2020

Thanksgiving Day - University closed. NO CLASSES & ADMIN OFFICES CLOSED.

November 9-15, 2020

Fall Break. NO CLASSES.

November 11, 2020

Remembrance Day - University closed. NO CLASSES & ADMIN OFFICES CLOSED.

December 8, 2020

Patronal Feast of the University.

December 9, 2020

Last day of classes in Fall term.

PLEASE NOTE

Individual check out dates begin 24 hours after students' last exam or scheduled class. 

Be sure to check your Self-Service Banner and notify Housing & Residence via email (residence.housing@smu.ca) of any changes to your departure date.  

December 10-11, 2020

Study Days. NO CLASSES.

December 12, 2020

Start of final examinations.

December 22, 2020

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 time frame.

January 5, 2021

Residence Re-opens @ 9:00 am.

January 6, 2021

WINTER TERM CLASSES BEGIN.

January 15, 2021

Last day for final payment of Winter term fees.

February 1, 2021

Residence applications for Spring & Summer 2021 and Academic Year 2021-2022 available throught SMUport.

February 15, 2021

Heritage Day - University closed. NO CLASSES & ADMIN OFFICES CLOSED.

February 15-21, 2021

Winter Break. NO CLASSES. (Administrative offices OPEN.)

March 1, 2021

RETURNERS: Deadline for students wishing to return to residence to have Residence Application completed in order to maintain room preference senority.  $500 Residence Confirmation Deposit must also be paid by May 15 for this to apply.  

April 7, 2021

Last day of classes in Winter term.

April 8-9, 2021

Study days. NO CLASSES.

April 10, 2021

Start of final examinations.

April 20, 2021

End of 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 time frame.

May 15, 2021

Deadline for confirming your space in residence by submitting your signed Residence Agreement and $500 residence deposit to Housing & Residence.
*** Based on continued availability, applications are accepted and assignments continue throughout the summer. ***

 *Other Academic and University important dates can be located HERE.