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Fall 2016

Sept. 4Residence Move-in Day

Sept. 5Labour Day. University closed, except for Residence Services and the Bookstore.

Sept. 6-9Orientation Week

Sept. 12Fall Term lectures begin.

Sept. 23Last day to drop full courses and Fall term half courses. No refunds for full courses (multi-term) for Fall term half courses after this date.

Sept 26Last day to add or swap full courses and Fall term half courses. Last day for change of registration from audit to credit or credit to audit.

Sept. 30Last day to pay balance of fees for Fall term. Last day to pay Fall residence fees.

Oct. 10Thanksgiving Day. University closed. No lectures.

Nov. 10-13Reading Days. No lectures

Nov. 11Remembrance Day. University closed. No lectures.

Dec. 9Fall term lectures end. Last day to withdraw with permission from Fall term half courses.

Dec. 12Fall term final examinations begin.

Dec. 22Fall term final examinations end.

Dec. 25-31Holiday observance and term break. University closed.

Winter 2017

Jan. 1New Year’s Day. University closed. Residence Move-in.

Jan. 2Lectures begin in Block Week courses.

Jan. 6Last day to withdraw with permission from Block Week courses.

Jan. 9Winter term lectures begin.

Jan. 20Last day to drop Winter term half courses. No fee refunds for Winter term half courses after this day.

Jan. 23Last day to add or swap Winter term half courses. Last day to change registration from audit to credit or credit to audit.

Jan. 27Last day to pay balance of fees for Winter term. Last day to pay Winter residence fees.

Feb. 19-26Reading Week. No lectures. University open (except Family Day). ucalgarycares volunteer opportunities over the break.

Feb. 20Alberta Family Day. University closed.

MarchCourse registration dates for all continuing students (specific date varies for each student, check student centre)

Apr. 12Winter term lectures end. Last day to withdraw with permission from full courses or Winter term half courses. BSD Day of Service. UCalgaryStrong Festival.

Apr. 14Good Friday. University Closed (except for Taylor Family Digital Library, Law, Medical, Gallagher, and Business Libraries)

Apr. 15Winter term final examinations begin.

Apr. 26Winter term final examinations end.

Apr. 28Winter term ends.

Dates for Spring and Summer 2017 can be seen by visiting the academic schedule

Need help?

The Orientation Team is reachable:

By phone: +1.403.210.9269
By email: oweek@ucalgary.ca
On Twitter: @UCalgaryOWeek
In person: MSC 293

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