University of Calgary


In any time of crisis, it’s important that those affected reach out for help. If you are feeling distressed in light of the tragic events of April 15, please do not hesitate to make contact. People are ready and willing to help.

Resources available to all students, faculty and staff:

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday
Wellness Centre - MacEwan Student Centre room 370
403-210-9355 press option 2 for counselling

24 Hours x 7 Days Support
Distress Centre 403-266-4357
LifeWorks – Employee & Family Assistance 1-877-207-8833
City of Calgary dial 211 to access a wide range of services

Deferred Final Exam Information

In light of the tragedy that has impacted the University of Calgary family, three options are being provided for students who are not able to write during their originally scheduled exam time:

    • Use the regular deferral dates: Wednesday, May 14–Friday, May 16
    • Use the alternate exam period which will be Wednesday, April 30–Saturday, May 3
    • Use an extended deferral date, Monday, June 23–Wednesday, June 25

If none of the options mentioned above are applicable, students will be assisted on an individual basis. The procedure to request an exam deferral has been simplified and will be coordinated through Enrolment Services. Enrolment Services will also provide extended hours on April 16–17 and from April 21–25, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. to assist students with deferral requests and exam related questions (MacKimmie Block 117) or via email at Students may also call (403) 210-7625.

Final Exams

The upcoming examination period is April 17, 19 - 29. You can check your exam schedule in the Student Centre by navigating to "Exam Schedule" in the Academic drop-down menu. More information on exams is also available online.

Important Dates

  • April 17, 19 - 29Final Examination Dates.
  • Wednesday, May 14First day of class for Spring Term.
  • Wednesday, May 21Last day to Add/Drop/Swap for Spring Term.
  • Friday, May 23Fee Deadline for Spring Term.