Academic Dates 2019/2020

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 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

4

 

May 1 - August 31, 2019

May 21, 2019

June 5, 2019

July 5, 2019

Fall Term 2019

X/Y

Full Year Class

September 3, 2019 - April 6, 2020

September 18, 2019

October 31, 2019

February 4, 2020

1 (UG),
2 (GR)

Full Term

September 3 - December 3, 2019

September 18, 2019

October 2, 2019

October 31, 2019

Winter Term 2020

1 (UG),
2 (GR)

Full Term

January 6 - April 6, 2020

January 17, 2020

January 31, 2020

March 9, 2020

Q

4th-year Nursing

January 6 - March 13, 2020

January 15, 2020

January 27, 2020

February 24, 2020

Summer Term 2020

1 (UG),
2 (GR)

Full Term

May 4 - July 27, 2020

May 18, 2020

June 2, 2020

July 2, 2020

9

12-week Term

June 4 - August 28, 2020

June 10, 2020

June 24, 2020

July 22, 2020

A

7-week Term

May 11 - June 29, 2020

May 18, 2020

May 26, 2020

June 11, 2020

D

3-week Term

May 11 - June 2, 2020

May 13, 2020

May 15, 2020

May 22, 2020

E

3-week Term

June 4 - June 25, 2020

June 8, 2020

June 10, 2020

June 17, 2020

B

7-week Term

July 6 - August 24, 2020

July 13, 2020

July 21, 2020

August 6, 2020

F

3-week Term

July 6 - July 27, 2020

July 8, 2020

July 10, 2020

July 17, 2020

G

3-week Term

July 29 - August 20, 2020

July 31, 2020

August 4, 2020

August 11, 2020

4

 

May 1 - August 31, 2020

May 18, 2020

June 2, 2020

July 2, 2020

Other Academic Dates

2019                     

 

May

 
Friday, 10 Convocation (Faculty of Agriculture)
Monday, 20 Victoria Day - University closed
Monday, 27 - Saturday, June 1

Spring Convocations

July

 
Monday, 1

University closed in lieu of Canada Day
Last day to apply to graduate in October without paying a fee

August

 
Monday, 5 Halifax/Dartmouth Natal Day - University closed
Friday, 30
Last day for those expecting to receive graduate degrees in October to make electronic submission to FGS
Last day to have Leave of Absence or change of student status approved by Graduate Studies for September

September

 
Monday, 2 Labour Day - University closed
Tuesday, 3 Classes begin, fall term

October

 
Monday, 7 - Tuesday, 8 Fall Convocations
Monday, 14 Thanksgiving Day - University closed

November

 
Monday, 11 University closed in lieu of Remembrance Day
Monday, 11 - Friday, 15 Fall Study Week (except students in Co-op Clinicals, or Internships)

December

 
Sunday, 1  Last day to apply to graduate in Spring without paying the late fee
Tuesday, 3 *

Classes end, fall term *
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - Monday classes will be held

Thursday, 5 Examinations begin
Friday, 13

Last day to make electronic submission to FGS for those convocating in May and only registering in the fall term

Sunday, 15

Examinations end

Friday, 20 Last day to have Leave of Absence or change in student status approved for winter term
Monday, 23 Grades due for courses with formal exams
   

2020

 

January

 
Wednesday, 1 New Year's Day - University closed
Monday, 6 Classes begin, winter term

February

 
Friday, 7 Munro Day - University closed 
Monday, 17 - Friday, 21 Winter Study Week
Monday, 17 Nova Scotia Heritage Day - University closed

April

 
Friday, 3
Last day for those expecting to receive graduate degrees in Spring to make electronic submission to FGS

Monday, 6  **

Classes end, regular session **
Monday, April 6, 2020 - Friday classes will be held
Wednesday, 8 Examinations begin, regular session
Friday, 10 University closed - Good Friday
Friday, 24 Examinations end, regular session
Thursday, 30 Last day to have Leave of Absence or change in student status approved for summer term

May

 
Friday, 1 Grades due for courses with formal exams
Monday, 18 Victoria Day - University closed
Monday, 25 - Sunday, 31
Spring Convocations

July

 
Wednesday, 1 University closed in lieu of Canada Day
  Last day to apply to graduate in Fall without paying a fee

August

 
Monday, 3 Halifax/Dartmouth Natal Day - University closed
Monday, 31
Last day to have Leave of Absence or change of student status approved by Graduate Studies for September


* Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - Monday classes will be held

** Monday, April 6, 2020 - Friday classes will be held