School of Policy Studies

School of Policy Studies
School of Policy Studies

MPA/PMPA Academic Dates

2016-2017
August 2016
1 Monday  Civic Holiday - University Closed
September 2016
1 Thursday Fall Term Begins
1 Thursday Fall and Winter Term tuition fees, or fee payment arrangements, due (Late registration administration fee penalty applies to students making tuition payment of arrangement to pay after 1 September)
5 Monday Labour Day (University closed)
6-9 Tuesday-Friday MPA Orientation
12 Monday MPA Fall Term classes begin
15 Thursday PMPA Orientation for NEW students only
16-17 Friday-Saturday PMPA classes
October 2016
7 Friday Last date for Fall Term course changes without SGS approval
10 Monday Thanksgiving Day (University closed)
14 Friday Last date to apply to graduate in SOLUS in Fall 2016
16 Sunday University Day
21-22 Friday-Saturday PMPA classes
November 2016
1 Tuesday Additional late registration fees apply after this date
11 Friday Remembrance Day (classes cancelled 10:30 - 11:30 am)
TBA   Fall Convocation
25-26 Friday-Saturday PMPA classes
December 2016
2 Friday MPA Fall Term classes end
3-6 Saturday-Tuesday Fall Term pre-examination period
6 Tuesday Commemoration Day (academic activities cancelled)
7-21 Wednesday-Friday MPA final examination period (TENTATIVE)
31 Saturday Fall Term ends
January 2017
1 Sunday New Years Day (University closed)
1 Sunday Winter Term begins
9 Monday MPA Winter Term classes begin
10 Tuesday Winter Term Tuition fees, or fee payment arrangements, due
11 Wednesday Last date for PMPA (fall-winter) course changes without SGS approval
20-21 Friday-Saturday PMPA classes
February 2017
10 Friday Last date for Winter Term course changes without SGS approval
10-11 Friday-Saturday PMPA classes
20 Monday Family Day (University closed)
20-24 Tuesday-Friday Mid-term Reading Week
March 2017
3-4 Friday-Saturday PMPA classes
April 2017
7 Friday MPA Winter term classes end
8-12 Saturday-Wednesday MPA pre-examination study period
13-27 Thursday-Thursday MPA final examination period (TENTATIVE)
14 Friday Good Friday (University Closed)
30 Sunday Winter term ends
30 Sunday Last date to apply to graduate in SOLUS in Spring 2017
27 and 29 Thursday and Saturday MPA/PMPA Summer Term classes begin
May 2017
1 Monday Summer Term tuition fees, or fee payment arrangements, due
15-19 Monday-Friday Summer classes (MPA and PMPA)
22 Monday Victoria Day - University closed
26 Friday Last date for Summer course changes without SGS approval
TBA   Spring Convocation
June 2017
5-9 Monday-Friday MPA/PMPA Summer classes
July 2017
1 Saturday Canada Day
3 Monday Canada Day observed (University closed)
2017-2018
August 2017
7 Monday Civic Holiday - University Closed
September 2017
4 Monday Labour Day (University closed)
5-8 Tuesday-Friday MPA Orientation
11 Monday MPA Fall Term classes begin
14 Thursday First-year PMPA ONLY - Orientation/Registration
14-16 Thursday - Saturday First-year PMPA ONLY- Classes MPA-823 Policy Leadership
30 Saturday Fall Term Tuition fees, or fee payment arrangements due
October 2017
6 Friday Last date for Fall Term course changes without SGS approval
9 Monday Thanksgiving Day (University closed)
15 Sunday Last date to apply to graduate in SOLUS in Fall 2017 (tentative)
16 Monday University Day
13-14 Friday-Saturday PMPA classes (all years)
November 2017
TBA   Fall Convocation - http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/convocation
3-4 Friday-Saturday PMPA classes (all years)
10 Friday Remembrance Day (Classes cancelled 10:30 - 11:30 am)
December 2017
1 Friday First date to Apply to Graduate in Spring 2018 (tentative)
1 Friday MPA Fall Term classes end
1-2 Friday-Saturday PMPA classes (all years)
2-5 Saturday-Tuesday Fall Term pre-examination study period
6 Wednesday Commemoration Day (academic activities cancelled)
7-21 Thursday-Thursday MPA final Examination period (tentative)
31 Sunday Fall Term ends
January 2018
1 Monday New Year's Day (University closed)
8 Monday MPA Winter Term classes begin
10 Wednesday Winter Term Tuition fees, or fee payment arrangements due
10 Wednesday Last date for PMPA (fall/winter) course changes without SGS approval
12-13 Friday-Saturday PMPA classes (all years)
February 2018
8 Thursday Last date for Winter Term course changes without SGS approval
9-10 Friday-Saturday PMPA classes (all years)
19 Monday Family Day (University closed)
20-23 Tuesday-Friday Mid-term Reading Week
March 2018
23-24 Friday-Saturday PMPA classes (all years)
30 Friday Good Friday (University closed)
April 2018
6 Friday MPA Winter term classes end
7-11 Saturday-Wednesday MPA pre-examination study period
12-25 Thursday-Wednesday MPA final examination period (tentative)
30 Monday Winter term ends
30 Monday Last date to apply to graduate in SOLUS in Spring 2018 (tentative)
27-28 Friday, Saturday MPA/PMPA Summer Term classes begin
May 2018
1 Tuesday Summer Term begins
7 Monday Summer Term tuition fees, or fee payment arrangements, due
14-18 Monday-Friday MPA/PMPA Summer classes
21 Monday Victoria Day (University closed)
TBA   Fall Convocation - http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/convocation
25 Friday Last date for Summer course changes without SGS approval
June 2018
4-8 Monday-Friday MPA/PMPA Summer classes
July 2018
2 Monday Canada Day observation (University closed)
15 Sunday First date to apply to graduate for Fall 2018 (tentative)