Staff & Faculty

Making up approximately half the University, the Faculty of Arts and Science offers twenty-seven departments and schools that provide an extraordinary scope of educational possibilities encompassing the creative arts, languages, humanities, social sciences, and physical and natural sciences.

This portion of our website is for you - the staff and faculty of Arts and Science. A place to find forms, policies, resources and important events.

Staff & Faculty Events & Deadlines Calendar

  • Monday August 10, 2020 to Wednesday August 26, 2020
    Registration period for Fall and Winter classes
  • Wednesday August 12, 2020 to Friday August 14, 2020
    July - August Summer 2020 Courses Exam Period
  • Monday September 7, 2020
    Labour Day
  • Tuesday September 8, 2020
    Fall term classes begin
  • Friday September 11, 2020 from 9:00am to 10:30am
    Committee of Departments Meeting
  • Friday September 25, 2020 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
    Faculty Board Meeting
  • Friday October 9, 2020 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm
    Committee of Departments Meeting
  • Monday October 12, 2020
    Thanksgiving Day (University closed. Classes will not be held.)
  • Saturday October 17, 2020 from 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Fall Preview
  • Friday October 23, 2020 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
    Faculty Board Meeting
  • Monday October 26, 2020 to Friday October 30, 2020
    Fall Term Break
  • Saturday November 7, 2020 from 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Fall Preview
  • Wednesday November 11, 2020
    Remembrance Day observance (Classes cancelled 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.)
  • Friday November 13, 2020 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm
    Committee of Departments Meeting
  • Friday November 27, 2020 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
    Faculty Board Meeting
  • Sunday December 6, 2020
    Commemoration Day (exams will not be held)
  • Monday December 7, 2020
    Fall term classes end
  • Tuesday December 8, 2020 to Thursday December 10, 2020
    Fall Term pre-examination study period
  • Thursday December 10, 2020 to Wednesday December 23, 2020
    Final assessments in Fall Term classes and mid-year tests in multi-term classes
  • Friday December 11, 2020 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
    Faculty Board Meeting
  • Friday December 18, 2020 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm
    Committee of Departments Meeting
  • Friday January 1, 2021
    New Year's Day (University closed. Classes will not be held)
  • Thursday January 7, 2021
    Fall Term Grades Due
  • Friday January 8, 2021 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm
    Committee of Departments Meeting
  • Monday January 11, 2021
    Winter Term classes begin
  • Friday January 22, 2021 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
    Faculty Board Meeting
  • Friday February 5, 2021 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm
    Committee of Departments Meeting
  • Monday February 15, 2021
    Family Day (classes will not be held)
  • Tuesday February 16, 2021 to Friday February 19, 2021
    Mid-term Reading Week (all classes cancelled)
  • Friday February 26, 2021 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
    Faculty Board Meeting
  • Friday March 5, 2021 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm
    Committee of Departments Meeting
  • Saturday March 20, 2021 from 9:00am to 2:00pm
    March Break Open House
  • Friday March 26, 2021 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
    Faculty Board Meeting
  • Friday April 2, 2021
    Good Friday (University closed. Classes will not be held)
  • Friday April 9, 2021
    Winter Term classes end
  • Saturday April 10, 2021 to Tuesday April 13, 2021
    Winter Term pre-exam period
  • Wednesday April 14, 2021 to Friday April 30, 2021
    Final examinations in Winter Term and multi-term classes
  • Friday April 16, 2021 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
    Faculty Board Meeting
  • Friday April 23, 2021 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm
    Committee of Departments Meeting
  • Monday May 3, 2021
    Winter Term Grades Due
  • Monday May 10, 2021
    Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 and May-July/12W sessions) begin
  • Friday May 14, 2021 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm
    Committee of Departments Meeting
  • Monday May 24, 2021
    Victoria Day (classes will not be held)
  • Friday June 11, 2021 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm
    Committee of Departments Meeting
  • Monday June 21, 2021
    Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 Session) end
  • Monday June 21, 2021
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Thursday June 24, 2021 to Saturday June 26, 2021
    Summer Term examinations in May-June/6W1 Session classes (TENTATIVE)
  • Thursday July 1, 2021
    Canada Day (classes will not be held)
  • Monday July 5, 2021
    Summer Term classes (July-August /6W2 Session) begin
  • Monday July 12, 2021 to Friday July 30, 2021
    Registration period for Fall and Winter classes (TENTATIVE)
  • Friday July 30, 2021
    Summer Term classes (May-July/12W Session) end
  • Monday August 2, 2021
    Civic Holiday (Classes will not be held)
  • Tuesday August 3, 2021 to Saturday August 7, 2021
    Summer Term examinations in May-July/12W Session classes
  • Friday August 13, 2021
    Summer Term classes (July-August /6W2 Session) end
  • Monday August 16, 2021 to Wednesday August 18, 2021
    Summer Term examinations in July-August /6W2 Session classes (TENTATIVE)
  • Monday September 6, 2021
    Labour Day
  • Thursday September 9, 2021
    Fall term classes begin
  • Saturday October 16, 2021 from 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Fall Preview
  • Thursday October 28, 2021 to Monday November 1, 2021
    Fall Term Break
  • Saturday November 6, 2021 from 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Fall Preview
  • Saturday March 19, 2022 from 9:00am to 2:00pm
    March Break Open House
  • Tuesday June 21, 2022
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Wednesday June 21, 2023
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Friday June 21, 2024
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Saturday June 21, 2025
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Sunday June 21, 2026
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Monday June 21, 2027
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Wednesday June 21, 2028
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Thursday June 21, 2029
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Friday June 21, 2030
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Saturday June 21, 2031
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Monday June 21, 2032
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Tuesday June 21, 2033
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Wednesday June 21, 2034
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Thursday June 21, 2035
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Saturday June 21, 2036
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Sunday June 21, 2037
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Monday June 21, 2038
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Tuesday June 21, 2039
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Thursday June 21, 2040
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Friday June 21, 2041
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Saturday June 21, 2042
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Sunday June 21, 2043
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Tuesday June 21, 2044
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Wednesday June 21, 2045
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Thursday June 21, 2046
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Friday June 21, 2047
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Sunday June 21, 2048
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Monday June 21, 2049
    National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • Tuesday June 21, 2050
    National Indigenous Peoples Day