Academic Dates 2018/2019

Drop Dates for Courses without Part of Term

ACADEMIC CLASS ADD/DROP DATES (For financial deadlines and refund dates, visit www.moneymatters.dal.ca.)

Term Identifier

Part of Term Description

Duration of Classes

Last Day to Change and Add Classes for registered students

Last Day to Drop without “W”

Last Day to Change from Audit to Credit and Vice Versa

Last Day to Drop with “W”

Summer Term 2018

1 (UG),
2 (GR)

Full Term

May 7 - August 3, 2018

May 22, 2018

June 6, 2018

July 9, 2018

9

12-week Term

May 31 - August 24, 2018

June 13, 2018

June 27, 2018

July 26, 2018

A

7-week Term

May 7 - June 22, 2018

May 14, 2018

May 22, 2018

June 7, 2018

D

3-week Term

May 7 - May 29, 2018

May 9, 2018

May 11, 2018

May 18, 2018

E

3-week Term

May 31 - June 22, 2018

June 4, 2018

June 6, 2018

June 13, 2018

B

7-week Term

July 3 - August 17, 2018

July 10, 2018

July 18, 2018

August 3, 2018

F

3-week Term

July 3 - July 25, 2018

July 5, 2018

July 9, 2018

July 16, 2018

G

3-week Term

July 26 - August 17, 2018

July 30, 2018

August 1, 2018

August 8, 2018

Fall Term 2018

X/Y

Full Year Class

September 4, 2018 - April 8, 2019

September 18, 2018

October 30, 2018

February 4, 2019

1 (UG),
2 (GR)

Full Term

September 4 - December 4, 2018

September 18, 2018

October 1, 2018

October 30, 2018

Winter Term 2019

1 (UG),
2 (GR)

Full Term

January 7 - April 8, 2019

January 18, 2019

February 4, 2019

March 11, 2019

Q

4th-year Nursing

January 7 - March 15, 2019

January 16, 2019

January 28, 2019

February 25, 2019

Summer Term 2019

1 (UG),
2 (GR)

Full Term

May 6 - July 30, 2019

May 21, 2019

June 5, 2019

July 5, 2019

9

12-week Term

May 30 - August 23, 2019

June 12, 2019

June 26, 2019

July 24, 2019

A

7-week Term

May 6 - June 24, 2019

May 13, 2019

May 21, 2019

June 6, 2019

D

3-week Term

May 6 - May 28, 2019

May 8, 2019

May 10, 2019

May 17, 2019

E

3-week Term

May 30 - June 20, 2019

June 3, 2019

June 5, 2019

June 12, 2019

B

7-week Term

July 2 - August 20, 2019

July 9, 2019

July 17, 2019

August 2, 2019

F

3-week Term

July 2 - July 23, 2019

July 4, 2019

July 8, 2019

July 15, 2019

G

3-week Term

July 25 - August 16, 2019

July 29, 2019

July 31, 2019

August 7, 2019

Other Academic Dates

2018

 

May

 
Monday, 7
Co-op and Academic Summer term begins
Friday, 11 Convocation (Faculty of Agriculture)
Monday, 21 Victoria Day - University closed
Monday, 28 - Saturday, June 2
Spring Convocations

July

 
Monday, 2 Last day to apply to graduate in the Fall
University closed in lieu of Canada Day

August

 
Friday, 3 Co-op summer academic term ends
Monday, 6 Halifax/Dartmouth Natal Day - University closed
Tuesday, 7
Examinations begin commerce co-op, computer science & engineering
Saturday, 11
Examinations end except commerce co-op
Wednesday, 15 Examinations end commerce co-op

September

 
Monday, 3 Labour Day - University closed
Tuesday, 4 Classes begin, fall term
Monday, 17 Last day to apply for honours programs
Last day to change from Dalhousie to King’s and vice versa

October

 
Monday, 1 and Tuesday, 2 Fall Convocations
Monday, 8 Thanksgiving Day - University closed

November

 
Monday, 12 - Friday, 16 Fall Study Week (except students in Co-op Clinicals, or Internships)
Monday, 12 University closed in lieu of Remembrance Day

December

 
Saturday, 1  Last day to apply to graduate in the Spring
Tuesday, 4 * Classes end, fall term *
Tuesday, December 4 - Monday classes will be held
Thursday, 6 Examinations begin
Sunday, 16 Examinations end
Friday, 28 Grades due for courses with formal exams
   

2019

 

January

 
Tuesday, 1 New Year's Day - University closed
Monday, 7 Classes begin, winter term

February

 
Friday, 1 Munro Day - University closed
Monday, 18 - Friday, 22 Winter Study Week
Monday, 18 Nova Scotia Heritage Day - University closed

April

 
Monday, 8 ** Classes end, regular session **
Monday, April 8 - Friday classes will be held
Wednesday, 10 Examinations begin, regular session
Friday, 19 Good Friday - University closed
Friday, 26 Examinations end, regular session

May

 
Friday, 3 Grades due for courses with formal exams
Monday, 6
Co-op and academic summer term begins
Monday, 20 Victoria Day - University closed
Monday, 27 - Saturday, June 1
Spring Convocations

July

 
Monday, 1 Last day to apply to graduate in October
University closed in lieu of Canada Day
Tuesday, 30
Co-op Summer academic term ends
Wednesday, 31 Examinations begin, commerce co-op, computer science and engineering

August

 
Monday, 5
Halifax/Dartmouth Natal Day - University closed
Tuesday, 6
Examinations end, except commerce co-op
Wednesday, 14 Examinations end, commerce co-op


* Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - Monday classes will be held

** Monday, April 8, 2019 - Friday classes will be held