Image of Dunning Hall building surrounded by snow, home to Continuing and Distance Studies.
Queen's Student Heather Nash outside of Grant Hall following her convocation ceremony in November 2012.
Queen's Student Ian Robbins outside of Grant Hall following his convocation ceremony in June 2014.
Queen's alum Victoria Ross. Picture taken downtown Kingston, Ontario.

Why Queen's?

Queen's offers high-quality, transferable courses, flexible online degrees, and interactive and engaging programs. Our helpful staff will guide you to make the right choices for you.

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Upcoming Key Dates

December 31, 2014
Last date to apply for admission (January courses) as an interest student, without documents; last day for receipt of required documentation from students applying for admission as a distance student
January 5, 2015
Last day for students not registered in any other courses to register in Winter Term without a registration administrative fee
January 5, 2015
Winter Term classes begins

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This is the best course I've taken online, even though it has been the most challenging. The reasons is the amount of... Read More

What's New

December 16, 2014
The Continuing and Distance Studies Office will be closed between noon EST on December 24th and 9 am EST on... Read More


19 hours 13 min ago
RT @queensualumni: See #Whistler through the eyes of time-lapse photographer @triwhistler David McColm, Sc'80, MBA'87.
22 hours 8 min ago
Happy holidays, #queensu students! See our holiday office closure info:


22 hours 20 min ago
Happy Friday, everyone! It's officially the start of the holiday break for #queensu students. A friendly reminder that our office will be closed between noon EST on December 24th and 9 am EST on January 5th.

During this time, we will continue to accept Visiting Student and Interest Category applications online through Wednesday, December 31 for Winter 2015 admission. See the


2 days 22 hours ago

Video: wishing everyone a happy and safe holiday season! #happyholidays2014