Academic Schedule

Important Note: Academic schedules are subject to change.

Fall Semester 2017

   
Monday, August 21
  • Bursary applications open – myLoyalist portal
Monday, September 4
  • RESIDENCE MOVE-IN DAY
Monday, September 4
  • LABOUR DAY 
Tuesday, September 5
  • Orientation for first-year students
Wednesday, September 6
  • Classes begin – All students
Friday, September 15
  • Deadline: Bursary application
Tuesday, September 19
  • Deadline: Applications for course exemptions/transfer credits
Wednesday, October 4
  • Loyalist Open House
Monday, October 9
  • Thanksgiving (no classes) 
Monday, October 9 – 13
  • Study week  (no classes)  
Tuesday, November 21
  • Classes resume (after Faculty strike)

Tuesday, December 5

  • Deadline: Program withdrawals with refund of fees

Monday, December 11

  • Deadline: Program/course withdrawals without academic penalty (Grade “W”)
December 23 – January 1
  • Holiday period – College closed
Tuesday, January 2
  • Classes resume after the Holiday Period
Tuesday, January 2
  • Deadline: Winter 2018 seat deposit (new students)
Friday, January 19
  • Last day of Fall Semester 

Winter Semester 2018

   
Monday, January 29 
  • Winter Semester – classes begin
Monday, January 29
  • Deadline: Fee payment for Winter 2018 (new and returning students)
Friday, February 9
  • Deadline: Program withdrawals with refund of fees
Monday, February 19
  • FAMILY DAY (no classes) 
Monday, March 12 – Friday, March 16
  • Study/Success Week (no classes; some exceptions apply)
Friday, March 23
  • Deadline: Program/course withdrawals without academic penalty (Grade “W”)
Friday, March 30
  • GOOD FRIDAY (no classes) 
Saturday, April 14
  • Loyalist Open House
Friday, April 27
  • Deadline: Student Strike Relief Fund application
Friday, April 27
  • Winter semester ends (some exceptions apply)

Spring/Summer Semester 2018

   
Monday, May 7
  • Classes begin
Friday, May 18
  • Deadline: Program withdrawal with refund of fees
  • Deadline: Applications for course exemptions/transfer credits
Monday, May 21
  • VICTORIA DAY (no classes)
Thursday/Friday, June 7 & 8
  • CONVOCATION
Friday, June 15
  • Deadline: Fee payment for Fall 2018
Friday, June 29
  • Spring/Summer semester end dates begin
Monday, July 2
  • CANADA DAY Holiday (no classes)
Monday, July 9
  • Deadline: Program/course withdrawals without academic penalty (Grade “W”)
 Monday, August 6
  • CIVIC HOLIDAY
Friday, August 10
  • All Spring/Summer semester classes completed
 
Questions about program completion? 
Contact your Dean’s Office:

Ann Drennan, MSc, BSc (Hons), PGCUT
Senior Vice-President Academic and Chief Learning Officer
Acting Dean, School of Applied Sciences, Skills and Technology
Ext. 2880 (Dawn Molyneux)
adrennan@loyalistcollege.com

Jim Whiteway, M.Ed.
Director, International Education
Ext. 2329
jwhiteway@loyalistcollege.com 

June MacDonald-Jenkins, RN, BScN, MSc
Dean, School of Health, Human and Justice Studies
Ext. 2313
jmacdonaldjenkins@loyalistcollege.com

Kathleen Bazkur, M.Ed.
Dean, School of Media, Business, Access and Continuing Education
Ext. 2167
kbazkur@loyalistcollege.com

Other Questions? Contact the Information Centre in The Career Centre
Ext. 2449