Dates and deadlines 2009/2010

July 2009

August 2009

September 2009

October 2009

November 2009

December 2009

January 2010

February 2010

March 2010

April 2010

May 2010

June 2010


July


Friday, July 3

Registration opens at 9:00 am for students who have completed a total of 17.5 or more credits.


Monday, July 6

Registration opens at 12:05 am for students who have completed a total of 14.5 to 17.25 credits.


Wednesday, July 8

Registration opens at 12:05 am for students who have completed a total of 12.0 to 14.25 credits.


Friday, July 10

Registration opens at 12:05 am for students who have completed a total of 9.5 to 11.75 credits.


Monday, July 13

Registration opens at 12:05 am for students who have completed a total of 6.0 to 9.25 credits.


Wednesday, July 15

Registration opens at 12:05 am for students who have completed a total of 0 to 5.75 credits.


Monday, July 20

Deadline for students to submit applications for the following bursary programs to the Financial Aid & Awards office: Ontario Trust for Student Support (OTSS) Entrance Bursary Program (new students), Andre Beaulieu OTSS Bursary Program (for students studying off-campus in the Florence Program), Joubin-Selig OTSS Bursary Program (for students studying off-campus in Mobility/Exchange Program in the fall semester).

Recommended deadline for new and returning students to apply for OSAP to guarantee funds will be available in September.


Friday, July 31

Deadline to submit Letter of Permission requests for 2009 fall semester credit.


August


Friday, August 14


Deadline for Mobility/Exchange applicants for the 2010 winter semester to the International Student Services Office.


Friday, August 21

Last day for fee payment without a late fee. Students who have not paid their fees in full, submitted a Student Loan Deferment Form to the Financial Aid & Awards Office, OR provided proof of sponsorship to the Student Accounts Clerk by this deadline will incur a $50 late payment fee.

Students who register for courses after August 21, 2009 must pay their fees in full by the next business day. Students who have not paid their fees in full by the next business day of registering will incur a $50 late payment fee.

Saturday, August 22 to Monday, September 14

Late registration period for new registrants for 2009 full year (duration 1) and fall semester (duration 2) courses, with a late fee.


September


Tuesday, September 1 to Friday, September 18

Fall OSAP Disbursement, Level 1, 51 McCaul Street as per the schedule available from the Financial Aid & Awards Office.


Monday, September 7

Labour Day. University closed.


Tuesday, September 8

First day of 2009 full year (duration 1) and fall semester (duration 2) classes.

Office of the Registrar open from 8:30 am to 7:00 pm.


Wednesday, September 9

Office of the Registrar open from 8:30 am to 7:00 pm.


Monday, September 14

Last day for full year (duration 1) and fall semester (duration 2) late course registration. Registration closes for full year (duration 1) and fall semester (Duration 2) adds, drops and course changes.

Last day to withdraw from full year (duration 1) and fall semester (duration 2) courses with 100% refund.


Tuesday, September 15 to Monday, September 28

Withdrawal period for fall semester (duration 2) courses with 65% tuition refund. Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.


Tuesday, September 15 to Friday, October 9

Withdrawal period for full year (duration 1) courses with 65% tuition refund. Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar during regular office hours (Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm).


Monday, September 21

Deadline to request a deferred examination for full year (duration 1) and fall semester (duration 2) courses on the basis of religious obligations.


Friday, September 25

Last day to submit summer duration 6 grade appeals.

Deadline for students participating in the Mobility/Exchange Program in the 2009/2010 winter semester to submit applications for the Joubin-Selig Bursary Program and the Ontario International Education Opportunity Scholarship to the Financial Aid & Awards Office.


Monday, September 28

Last day to withdraw from fall semester (duration 2) courses with 65% tuition refund. Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.

Deadline for students to submit applications for the following bursary programs to the Financial Aid & Awards Office: Ontario First Generation Bursary Program (First Generation students), Métis Nation of Ontario Student Awards Program (Métis students), Norman & Margaret Jewison Charitable Foundation Bursary (Aboriginal students), Joubin-Selig OTSS Bursary Program (for students studying off-campus in Mobility/Exchange Program in the winter semester), Ontario International Education Opportunity Scholarship (for students studying off-campus in the Florence or Mobility/Exchange Programs), Chaney-Ensign Bursary Program (students from the Hamilton region – fall semester), and the OTSS Graduate Studies Bursary Program.


Tuesday, September 29 to Friday, October 9

Withdrawal period for fall semester (duration 2) courses with 50% tuition refund. Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.


Wednesday, September 30

Deadline to submit documents and a waiver to opt out of the Student Benefit Plans (Dental and/or Health) or for students to opt into one or both of these plans (part-time student or family coverage).


October


Friday, October 2

Last day to submit late graduation applications to the Office of the Registrar for 2009 Fall Graduation with a late fee.


Wednesday, October 7

Final deadline to apply for OSAP (for students registered in the fall semester only).


Friday, October 9

Last day to withdraw from fall semester (duration 2) courses with 50% tuition refund. Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.

Last day to withdraw from full year (duration 1) courses with 65% tuition refund. Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.


Saturday, October 10 to Friday, November 6

Final withdrawal period for fall semester (duration 2) courses (no refund). Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.

Withdrawal period for full year (duration 1) courses with 50% tuition refund. Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.


Monday, October 12

Thanksgiving Day. University closed.


Friday, October 30

Deadline to submit Letter of Permission requests for 2010 winter semester credit.


November


Monday, November 2

Deadline to submit Applications to Change First Year Program for First-year students.

Deadline to submit applications for Alumni Degree Completion for studies beginning Summer 2010;Deadline extended to November 6. (updated 2009-10-30)


Friday, November 6

Last day to withdraw from fall semester (duration 2) courses (no refund). Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.

Last day to withdraw from full year (duration 1) courses with 50% tuition refund. Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.

Deadline to submit applications for Alumni Degree Completion for studies beginning Summer 2010. (updated 2009-10-30)

Deadline to submit Reinstatement applications for summer semester.


Saturday, November 7 to Friday, February 5

Final withdrawal period for full year (duration 1) courses (no refund). Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.


Friday, November 13

Deadline to submit Special Studies (Field Study or Self-Directed Study) registration and proposal forms for 2010 winter semester (duration 3) credit.

December


Tuesday, December 1

Last day of regular fall semester (duration 2) classes.

Classes held on Tuesday, December 1 will be those normally scheduled on Mondays. (updated 2009-11-25)


Wednesday, December 2 to Saturday, December 12

Final examination and critique period for fall semester (duration 2) classes and critiques for Self-Directed Studies. Student attendance is required.


Saturday, December 12 (updated 2009-10-30)

End of 2009 fall semester.

Friday, December 18 (updated 2009-09-21)

Last day for 2010 winter semester (duration 3) registration for new registrants without a late fee.

2010 winter semester (duration 3) course registration closes at 4 pm and will re-open on Monday, January 4, 2010 at 9 am.


Saturday, December 19 to Friday, January 15

Late registration period for new registrants for 2010 winter semester (duration 3) courses with a late fee.


January


Monday, January 4

Deadline for grade changes, including incomplete grades for 2009 fall semester (duration 2) courses; Deadline extended to January 13. (updated 2009-10-30)


Monday, January5 to Friday, January 22

Winter OSAP Disbursement, Level 1, 51 McCaul Street as per the schedule available from the Financial Aid & Awards office. Please refer to Financial Matters for further information. (updated 2010-10-05)


Monday, January 11

Office of the Registrar open from 8:30 am to 7:00 pm.

First day of 2010 winter semester classes.


Tuesday, January 12

Office of the Registrar open from 8:30 am to 7:00 pm.


Wednesday, January 13 (updated 2009-10-30)

Deadline for grade changes, including incomplete grades for 2009 fall semester (duration 2) courses.


Friday, January 15

Last day for winter semester (duration 3) late registration. Registration closes for winter semester (duration 3) adds, drops and course changes.

Last day to withdraw from winter semester (duration 3) courses with 100% refund.

Last day for second installment fee paymentwithout a late fee due by 4 pm. Students who have not paid their fees in full, submitted a Student Loan Deferment Form to the Financial Aid & Awards Office, OR provided proof of sponsorship to the Student Accounts Clerk by this deadline will incur a $50 late payment fee.

Deadline for fee payment for new registrants in 2010 winter semester (duration 3) courses.


Saturday, January 16 to Friday, January 29

Withdrawal period for winter semester (duration 3) courses with 65% tuition refund. Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.


Friday, January 22 (updated 2009-09-21)

Deadline to request a deferred examination for winter semester (duration 3) courses on the basis of religious obligations.

First day to submit Program Major Request form for First-year Faculty of Art students. Students who do not submit the Program Major Request form will be restricted from registration for the following academic year. Please return the completed form to the Office of the Registrar no later than February 5.

Application deadline for 2010/2011 Florence Off-Campus Studies Program.

Application deadline for 2010/2011 Florence Advanced Visual Studies Certificate Program.


Monday, January 25

Deadline for students to submit applications for the following bursary programs to the Financial Aid & Awards Office: Chaney-Ensign Bursary Program (students from the Hamilton region – winter semester), Masonic Foundation of Ontario Bursary Program (full-time third or fourth-year students in extreme financial need).


Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Last day to submit grade appeals for 2009 fall semester (duration 2) courses. (updated 2009-11-26)


Thursday, January 28

Final deadline to apply for OSAP (for students registered in the fall & winter semesters).


Friday, January 29

Last day to withdraw from winter semester (duration 3) courses with 65% tuition refund. Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.

Final deadline to apply for OSAP (for students registered in winter semester only).


Saturday, January 30 to Friday, February 12

Withdrawal period for winter semester (duration 3) courses with 50% tuition refund. Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.


February


Friday, February 5

Last day to withdraw from full year (duration 1) courses (no refund). Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.

Last day to submit graduation applications to the Office of the Registrar for Spring 2010 Convocation without a late fee.

Deadline to submit Reinstatement applications for following fall/winter semester.

Deadline to submit Application to Change Major/Program for the following fall/winter semestes.

Deadline to submit Program Major Request form for First-year Faculty of Art students. Students who do not submit the Program Major Request form will be restricted from registration for the following academic year.

Deadline to submit applications for Alumni Degree Completion for studies beginning September 2010.


Friday, February 12

Last day to withdraw from winter semester (duration 3) courses with 50% tuition refund. Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.


Saturday, February 13 to Friday, March 19

Final withdrawal period for winter semester (duration 3) courses (no refund). Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.


Monday, February 15

Family Day. University closed.


Friday, February 19

Deadline for Mobility/Exchange applicants for the 2010 fall semester to the International Student Services Office.


Monday, February 22

Deadline to submit OSAP appeals to the Financial Aid & Awards Office.


Monday, February 22 to Friday, February 26

Study Week. No classes scheduled.


March


Monday, March 1

Deadline to submit Special Studies (Field Study or Self-Directed Study) registration and proposal forms for 2010 summer semester credit.


Friday, March 19

Last day to withdraw from winter semester (duration 3) courses (no refund). Course withdrawal request forms must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Registrar by 4 pm.


Friday, March 26

Deadline to submit Letter of Permission request for 2010 summer semester credit.


April

Friday, April 2

Good Friday. University closed.


Tuesday, April 13

Last day of regular winter semester classes.

Classes held on Tuesday, April 13 will be those normally scheduled on Fridays. (updated 2009-11-25)


Wednesday, April 14 to Saturday, April 24

Final examination and critique period for full year (duration 1) and winter semester (duration 3) classes and critiques for Self-Directed Studies. Student attendance is required.


Saturday, April 24

End of 2010 winter semester.


May


Thursday, May 6 to Sunday, May 9 (updated 2010-03-08)

95th Annual Student Exhibition.


Monday, May 10

Deadline for grade changes, including incomplete grades, for full year (duration 1) and winter semester (duration 3) courses.


Monday, May 24

Victoria Day. University closed.


June 2010


Friday, June 4

Spring Convocation. Office of the Registrar closed.