Important academic dates and deadlines

The following important dates and deadlines apply to the entire student population, whether you are studying at the undergraduate, graduate or postdoctoral level.

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Many important academic dates and deadlines have been postponed or suspended due to the situation surrounding COVID-19. Check this site regularly for the most up-to-date information. You can also consult the FAQ on the COVID-19 website for more useful information.
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Dates and deadlines per term

Dates may vary for certain programs (Education, Common Law, Civil Law, Engineering, Medicine, MBA, Health Sciences, etc.) and for work terms. Please check with the academic unit concerned and refer to the CO-OP website for work-term deadlines. Consult the calendars below to find out more about their important dates and deadlines.This information can change without notice.

Last reviewed: September 2021


There are two Convocation periods each academic year, one in the spring and one in the fall.

Topic Dates
Last day to register for a degree for Spring 2021 Convocation March 31, 2021
Last day to register for a degree for Fall 2021 Convocation September 15, 2021
Spring 2021 Convocation (virtual ceremonies) June 14 to 16, 2021
Fall 2021 Convocation (virtual ceremonies) October 30, 2021
Last day to register for a degree for Spring 2022 Convocation March 31, 2022

Past important dates and deadlines