Important Dates

Academic Dates, Deadlines and Special Events

  • Friday September 28, 2018 to Monday October 1, 2018
    OUF - Ontario Universities' Fair
  • Sunday September 30, 2018
    Residence, UHIP, and Student Activity fees due in full
  • Monday October 8, 2018
    Thanksgiving Day (classes will not be held)
  • Thursday October 11, 2018 from 9:30am to 6:30pm
    Arts and Science Think Grad Studies Day
  • Monday October 15, 2018
    Last date to apply in SOLUS to graduate in Fall 2018 (TENTATIVE)
  • Tuesday October 16, 2018
    University Day
  • Thursday October 25, 2018 to Saturday October 27, 2018
    Fall mid-term break
  • Friday November 2, 2018
    Last date to drop Fall Term classes without academic penalty
  • Saturday November 3, 2018 from 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Fall Preview
  • Wednesday November 7, 2018
    Last date to apply for accommodation for an official examination conflict for the December examination session
  • Friday November 9, 2018
    Remembrance Day Service (classes cancelled 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.)
  • Thursday November 15, 2018
    Last date to apply for admission to the Upper-Year Program at the Bader International Study Centre for Winter Term
  • Saturday November 17, 2018 from 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Fall Preview
  • Friday November 30, 2018
    Fall Term classes end
  • Saturday December 1, 2018
    First date to apply in SOLUS to graduate in Spring 2019 (TENTATIVE)
  • Saturday December 1, 2018
    Refer to http://www.queensu.ca/artsci_online/apply/dates-and-deadlines for deadlines for admission to Distance Studies for the Winter Term
  • Saturday December 1, 2018
    Last date for Queen's students to apply for admission to a Dual or Second Degree Program for Winter Term
  • Saturday December 1, 2018 to Wednesday December 5, 2018
    Fall Term pre-examination study period
  • Wednesday December 5, 2018 to Friday December 21, 2018
    Final examinations in Fall Term classes and mid-year tests in multi-term classes
  • Thursday December 6, 2018
    Commemoration Day (examinations will not be held)
  • Monday December 31, 2018
    Fall Term ends
  • Tuesday January 1, 2019
    Winter Term begins
  • Tuesday January 1, 2019
    New Year's Day (University closed; classes will not be held)
  • Monday January 7, 2019
    Winter Term classes begin
  • Thursday January 10, 2019
    Tuition fees due in full for Winter Term classes
  • Friday January 11, 2019
    Last date to apply to the International Programs Office for exchange programs for 2019-2020
  • Friday January 18, 2019
    Last date to add Winter Term classes
  • Friday January 18, 2019
    Last date to drop Winter Term classes without financial penalty
  • Friday January 18, 2019
    Students unable to register in Winter Term by this date must appeal in writing to the Office of the Associate Dean (Studies). If the appeal to register late is granted, students must pay tuition fees in full
  • Monday February 4, 2019
    Registration for Summer Term classes begins
  • Monday February 18, 2019
    Family Day (classes will not be held)
  • Tuesday February 19, 2019 to Saturday February 23, 2019
    Winter mid-term Reading Week
  • Friday March 1, 2019
    Last date to drop Winter Term and multi-term classes without academic penalty
  • Thursday March 7, 2019
    Last date to apply for accommodation for an official examination conflict for the April examination session
  • Saturday March 9, 2019 from 9:00am to 2:00pm
    March Break Open House
  • Saturday March 30, 2019
    Last date to apply for admission to the Upper-Year Program at the Bader International Study Centre for Summer Term (May-June Session)
  • Sunday March 31, 2019
    Last date to apply to the University for upper-year full-time admission for Summer Term from another post-secondary institution
  • Monday April 1, 2019
    Refer to http://www.queensu.ca/artsci_online/apply/dates-and-deadlines for deadlines for admission to Distance Studies for the Summer Term
  • Monday April 1, 2019
    Last date for Queen's students to apply for admission to a Dual Degree Program for Summer Term
  • Friday April 5, 2019
    Winter Term classes end
  • Saturday April 6, 2019 to Thursday April 11, 2019
    Winter Term pre-examination study period
  • Thursday April 11, 2019 to Sunday April 28, 2019
    Final examinations in Winter Term and multi-term classes
  • Monday April 15, 2019
    Last date for receipt of required documentation from students seeking admission for Summer Term to full- or part-time study, including transfer students, to ensure that an admission decision is made before the Term begins
  • Friday April 19, 2019
    Good Friday (examinations will not be held)
  • Tuesday April 30, 2019
    Winter Term ends
  • Tuesday April 30, 2019
    Last date to apply in SOLUS to graduate in Spring 2019 (TENTATIVE)
  • Wednesday May 1, 2019
    Tuition fees due in full for Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 and May-July/12W Sessions)
  • Wednesday May 1, 2019
    Summer Term begins
  • Monday May 6, 2019
    Summer Term classes begin (May-June/6W1 and May-July/12W Sessions)
  • Friday May 10, 2019
    Last date to add Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 and May-July/12W sessions)
  • Friday May 10, 2019
    Last date to apply for admission to the Upper-Year Program at Bader International Study Centre for Summer Term (August session)
  • Friday May 10, 2019
    Last date to drop Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 session) without financial penalty
  • Friday May 10, 2019
    Students unable to register in Summer Term (May-June/6W1 and May-July/12W sessions) by this date must appeal in writing to the Office of the Associate Dean (Studies). If the appeal to register late is granted, students must pay tuition fees in full
  • Friday May 17, 2019
    Last date to drop Summer Term classes (May-July/12W session) without financial penalty
  • Monday May 20, 2019
    Victoria Day (classes will not be held)
  • Friday May 31, 2019
    Last date to drop Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 session) without academic penalty
  • Saturday June 1, 2019
    Last date to apply to the University for admission as a part-time student for Fall Term
  • Saturday June 1, 2019
    Last date to apply to the University for upper-year full-time admission for Fall Term from another post-secondary institution
  • Saturday June 1, 2019
    Last date for Queen's students to apply to transfer into the Faculty of Arts and Science for Fall Term
  • Saturday June 1, 2019
    Last date for Queen's students to apply for admission to a Dual Degree program for Fall Term
  • Friday June 7, 2019
    Last date to apply for accommodation for an official examination for the June, July, and August examination sessions
  • Saturday June 15, 2019
    Last date for receipt of required documentation from students seeking admission for Fall Term to full- or part-time study, including transfer students, to ensure that an admission decision is made before the Term begins
  • Monday June 17, 2019
    Summer Term classes end (May-June/6W1 session)
  • Thursday June 20, 2019 to Saturday June 22, 2019
    Summer Term examinations in May-June/6W1 session classes (TENTATIVE)
  • Friday June 28, 2019
    Last date to drop Summer Term classes (May-July/12W session) without academic penalty
  • Monday July 1, 2019
    Canada Day (classes will not be held)
  • Monday July 1, 2019
    Tuition fees due in full for Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session)
  • Tuesday July 2, 2019
    Summer Term classes begin (July-August/6W2 session)
  • Monday July 8, 2019
    Last date to drop Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session) without financial penalty
  • Monday July 8, 2019
    Students unable to register in Summer Term (July-August/6W2 session) by this date must appeal in writing to the Office of the Associate Dean (Studies). If the appeal to register late is granted, students must pay tuition fees in full
  • Monday July 8, 2019
    Last date to add Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session)
  • Monday July 15, 2019
    Summer class selection period begins (TENTATIVE)
  • Monday July 15, 2019
    First date to apply in SOLUS to graduate in Fall 2019 (TENTATIVE)
  • Friday July 26, 2019
    Summer Term classes end (May-July/12W session)
  • Monday July 29, 2019
    Last date to drop Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session) without academic penalty
  • Tuesday July 30, 2019
    Summer Term examinations in May-July/12W session classes begin (TENTATIVE)
  • Wednesday July 31, 2019
    Last date to apply for admission to the Upper-Year Program at the Bader International Study Centre for Fall Term
  • Thursday August 1, 2019
    Refer to http://www.queensu.ca/artsci_online/apply/dates-and-deadlines for deadlines for admission to Distance Studies for the Fall Term
  • Friday August 2, 2019
    Summer class selection period ends (TENTATIVE)
  • Friday August 2, 2019
    Summer Term examinations in May-July/12W session classes end (TENTATIVE)
  • Monday August 5, 2019
    Civic Holiday (classes will not be held)
  • Monday August 12, 2019
    Summer Term classes end (July-August/6W2 session)
  • Wednesday August 14, 2019 to Friday August 16, 2019
    Summer Term examinations in July-August/6W2 session classes (TENTATIVE)
  • Tuesday August 27, 2019
    Time period to add and drop classes (open enrolment period) beging (TENTATIVE)
  • Saturday August 31, 2019
    Orientation Week begins (arrival day)
  • Saturday August 31, 2019
    Welcoming Ceremony for new students
  • Saturday August 31, 2019
    Summer Term ends
  • Sunday September 1, 2019
    Fall Term begins
  • Sunday September 1, 2019
    Tuition fees due in full for Fall Term classes
  • Monday September 2, 2019
    Labour Day
  • Thursday September 5, 2019
    Fall Term classes begin
  • Friday September 27, 2019 to Monday September 30, 2019
    OUF - Ontario Universities' Fair
  • Saturday October 19, 2019 from 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Fall Preview
  • Thursday October 24, 2019 to Monday October 28, 2019
    Fall Term Break
  • Saturday November 2, 2019 from 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Fall Preview
  • Saturday March 21, 2020 from 9:00am to 2:00pm
    March Break Open House
  • Friday October 2, 2020 to Monday October 5, 2020
    OUF - Ontario Universities' Fair
  • Saturday October 17, 2020 from 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Fall Preview
  • Thursday October 29, 2020 to Monday November 2, 2020
    Fall Term Break
  • Saturday November 7, 2020 from 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Fall Preview