Sessional Dates

Academic Year 2021-2022 Sessional Dates

 SUMMER SESSION 2021

April 6 First day students can enrol in engineering elective courses in ACORN (6 a.m.).
April 13 First day Engineering students can enrol in Arts & Science courses in ACORN (6 a.m.)
April 21 Last day students can pay or defer fees.
May 3 F and Y session U of T Engineering classes begin.
May 5 Courses removed for non-registered students.
May 6 Last day students can waitlist F-term engineering minor courses.
May 9 Last day students can enrol in F/Y engineering elective courses on ACORN.
Last day students can enrol in first-year T-Program courses.
May 21 Presidential Day: University closed.
May 24 Victoria Day: University closed.
June 1 Last day students can drop F-term courses without academic penalty*. Requests to drop T-Program courses must be submitted to the First Year Office by 4 p.m.
June 18 F session U of T Engineering classes end.
Y session engineering elective courses course break
June 21 to June 22 F session course study break for U of T Engineering courses.
June 23 to June 30 Final exams for first-year U of T Engineering courses.  
July 1 Canada Day: University closed.
July 2 U of T President's Day closure: University closed.
July 5 S classes start / Y courses resume.
July 7 Last day students can waitlist S-term engineering elective courses.
July 11 Deadline to enrol in S-term courses in ACORN.
July 19 Last day students can drop Y-term courses without academic penalty*.
August 2 Civic Holiday: University closed.
Last day students can drop S-term courses without academic penalty*.
August 18 S- and Y-term  U of T Engineering classes end.
August 19 S- and Y- term course study break for U of T Engineering courses.
August 20 to August 25 Final exams for S and Y term U of T Engineering courses.

 Refund Dates:

The last date to cancel a course or cancel your registration in a session with no academic penalty may not always coincide with the last date that you are eligible for a refund. Review the refund schedules for applicable dates and deadlines: studentaccount.utoronto.ca .

St. George Arts & Science Courses

For Arts & Science Academic Dates & Deadlines, please visit www.artsci.utoronto.ca/current/dates-deadlines/academic-dates .

FALL SESSION (F) 2021

July 14 First day U of T Engineering students can make changes to their personal timetables on ACORN (6:00 a.m.)
First day U of T engineering students can enrol in Arts & Science courses with reserved seating on ACORN (6:00 a.m.)
August 4 First day U of T engineering students can enrol in all Arts & Science courses on ACORN (6:00 a.m.)
July 29
August 3
August 5
Not Arts & Science course enrolment
August 19 Last day to pay or defer fees
September 2 Courses removed for non-registered students
September 6 Labour Day: University closed.
Orientation programs for first-year students begin
September 7 Orientation programs for first-year students begin.
September 9 Engineering lectures in F- and Y-term courses begin.
Arts & Science lectures in F- and Y-term courses begin.
September 10 ESIP and PEY Co-op registration begins (www.engineeringcareers.utoronto.ca)
September 17 Last day waitlists are operational for F- and Y- term courses
Last day students can request transfers out of Engineering Science (first-year students).
September 21 Last day students can register for PEY Co-op or ESIP.
September 22 Last day U of T Engineering students can enrol in Arts & Science courses with reserved seating.
Last day students can add or substitute F- or Y-term courses on ACORN.
September 23 to
September 28
Late enrolment for Y-term courses only (Registrar's Office only).
September 29 Last day students can apply to re-enrol for the 2022 Winter Term
October 11 Thanksgiving Day: University closed. 
October 29 Examination timetable for F-term courses posted (tentative).
November 8

Last day students can apply to transfer to part-time studies.*
Last day students can withdraw from the Fall Term without academic penalty.*
Last day students can drop F-term Engineering courses without academic penalty.*
Last day students can drop F-term Arts & Science courses without academic penalty.*

November 8 to November 12 Engineering Fall Study Break. No Fall Engineering courses offered.
Arts & Science Fall Reading Week. No Fall Term Arts & Science courses offered.
November Fall Confocation ceremony for the conferring of the Bachelor of Applied Science & Engineering Science degrees. Visit www.convocation.utoronto.ca for more details.
December 8 Last day of lectures in the F-term; all term work should be submitted by this date.
Last day of A & S classes.
December 9 Fall study day.
December 9 Makeup Monday. ***
December 10  to
December 21
F-term U of T Engineering exams (the Faculty will hold exams on Saturdays, Sundays and evenings during this period). Exams for courses offered by other Faculties may be held during other periods.
December 10 to December 22 F-term A & S exams and Y-term A & S midterms.
December 22  to 
January 3
Winter break: University closed.
January 8 Emergency Winter Exam Date. The Faculty will use this date for any cancelled December Exams

***Makeup Monday is on the day before the final exams start this year and will be scheduled the same as a regular Monday. Thus, instructors can use this day to make up for the missing Monday of Thanksgiving Day. Use of Makeup Monday in courses is optional. If it is not used, Dec 9th will be a study day. This overlap with Exam Study Day will be for 2021 Fall only.

WINTER SESSION (S) 2022

 

January 10 Lectures begin in S-term courses and resume in Y-term courses for A & S. 
Lectures begin in U of T Engineering S-term courses and resume in Y courses.
January 5 ESIP and PEY Co-op registration begins.
January 13 Last day students can waitlist S-term courses.
January 17 Last day students can transfer out of Engineering Science (first-year students) to Track One or a Core 8 engineering program.
January 17 Lectures begin for T-program courses.
January 19 Last day students can register for PEY Co-op and ESIP.
January 23 Last day students can add or substitute S-term courses.
February 21 Last day students can drop Y-term courses without academic penalty.*
Note: a student taking a Y-term course will not be allowed to drop this course in the Winter Term if a recalculation of their Fall Term load shows that dropping the course will reduce the F-term course load to fewer than 2.5 credits.
February 21 Family Day holiday: University closed.
February 21 to
February 25
Reading Week: No lectures, tutorials or practicals.
March 1 Examination timetable for S- and Y-term courses posted (tentative).
March 14 Last day students can drop S-term courses without academic penalty, including S-term courses taken in Arts & Science. *
Last day students can transfer to part-time studies. *
Last day students can withdraw from S-term without academic penalty.*
Last day students can apply to re-enrol for the Fall 2022 term.*
April 8 End of classes for Arts & Science S- and Y-term courses.
April 11 to
April 29
S- and Y-term exam period for A & S courses.
April 14 Last day of U of T Engineering lectures in S- and Y-term courses; all term work should be submitted by this date.
April 15 Good Friday holiday: University closed.
April 18 Winter study day. Exam Jam.
April 19 to
April 30
S- and Y- term exams. 
Note: Exams for courses offered by other faculties may be held outside of this period.
May 1 Winter Emergency Exam Day
May 15 Application deadline for transfers between engineering programs.

Academic Year 2020-2021 Sessional Dates

SUMMER SESSION (F/S) 2020

Engineering Courses

April 7 First day students can enrol in engineering elective courses in ACORN (6 a.m.).
April 24 Last day students can pay or defer fees.
May 4 F-term engineering elective courses begin.
May 4 First-year T-Program courses begin.
May 6 Courses removed for non-registered students.
May 7 Last day students can waitlist F-term engineering minor courses.
May 10 Last day students can enrol in F/Y engineering elective courses on ACORN
Last day students can enrol in first-year T-Program courses.
May 18 Victoria Day holiday: University closed.
June 1 Last day students can drop F-term courses (T-Program / F-term Engineering Minor) without academic penalty*. Requests to drop T-Program courses must be submitted to the First Year Office (GB170) by 4 p.m.
June 19 F-term engineering elective classes end.
First-year T-Program classes end.
Y-term engineering elective courses course break.
June 22 to
June 26
Final examinations for F-term engineering elective and T-Program courses.
June 29 Presidential Day
June 30 Presidential Day
July 1 Canada Day: University closed.
July 6 S-term engineering elective courses begin.
Y-term engineering elective courses resume.
July 8 Last day students can waitlist S-term engineering elective courses.
July 12 Deadline to enrol in S-term courses in ACORN.
July 20 Last day students can drop Y courses without academic penalty.*
August 3 Last day students can drop S-term courses without academic penalty*.
Civic holiday: University closed.
August 19 S- and Y-term engineering elective classes end.
August 21 to
August 27
Final examination period for S- and Y-term engineering elective courses.

Refund Dates: 

The last date to cancel a course or cancel your registration in a session with no academic penalty may not always coincide with the last date that you are eligible for a refund. Review the refund schedules for applicable dates and deadlines: studentaccount.utoronto.ca/

St. George Arts & Science Courses

April 14 First day engineering students can enrol in Arts & Science summer courses (6 a.m.).
April 22 Last day students can pay or defer fees.
May 4 Classes begin in F- and Y-term courses.
May 6 Courses removed for non-registered students.
May 7 Last day F- and Y-term waitlists are available. 
May 10 Deadline to enrol in F- and Y-term courses on ACORN.
May 11 to May 15 Late enrolment into Y courses (Registrar's Office only).
May 18 Victoria Day: University closed.
June 1 Last day to drop F-term courses without academic penalty*. 
June 15 Classes end for F-term courses. 
June 17 to  June 25 Final examinations for F-term courses. 
Break for Y-term courses. 
June 29 Presidential Day
June 30 Presidential Day
July 1 Canada Day: University closed.
July 6 Classes begin for S-term courses; Y courses resume.  
July 8 Last day students can waitlist S-term courses.
July 12 Deadline to enrol in S-term courses in SWS.
July 20 Last day students can drop Y-term courses without academic penalty*. 
August 3 Last day students can drop S-term courses without academic penalty*. 
August 3 Civic Holiday: University closed. 
August 17 Classes end for S- and Y-term courses.
August 19 to August 22 Final examinations for S- and Y- courses.

(*) REFUND DATES

The last date to cancel a course or cancel your registration in a session with no academic penalty may not always coincide with the last date that you are eligible for a refund. Review the refund schedules for applicable dates and deadlines: studentaccount.utoronto.ca/ .

 

FALL SESSION (F) 2020

July 15 First day U of T Engineering students can make changes to their personal timetables on ACORN (6:00 a.m.).
July 15 First day U of T Engineering students can add Arts & Science (A&S) courses with reserved seating on ACORN (6:00 a.m.).
August 5 First day U of T Engineering students can enrol in all Arts & Science (A&S) courses on ACORN (6:00 a.m.).
July 30
August 4
August 6
No Arts & Science course enrolment.
August 20 Last day to pay or defer fees.
September 3 Courses removed for non-registered students.
September 7 Labour Day: University closed.
September 7 Orientation programs for first-year students begin.
September 10* Engineering lectures in F- and Y-term courses begin.
September 10 Arts & Science lectures in F- and Y-term courses begin.
September 11 ESIP and PEY Co-op registration begins (www.engineeringcareers.utoronto.ca).
September 18 Last day waitlists are operational for F- and Y-term courses.
September 18 Last day students can request transfers out of Engineering Science (first-year students).
September 22 Last day students can register for PEY Co-op or ESIP.
September 23 Last day U of T engineering students can enrol in A&S courses with reserved seating.
September 23 Last day students can add or substitute F- or Y-term courses on ACORN.
September 24 to
September 30
Late enrolment for Y-term courses only (Registrar's Office only). 
September 30 Last day students can apply to re-enrol for the 2021 Winter Term. 
October 12 Thanksgiving Day: University closed. 
October 30 Examination timetable for F-term courses posted (tentative).
November 9

Last day students can apply to transfer to part-time studies.  
Last day students can withdraw from the Fall Term without academic penalty*.
Last day students can drop F-term Engineering courses without academic penalty.
Last day students can drop F-term Arts & Science courses without academic penalty.

November 9 to November 13 Engineering Fall Study Break. No Fall Engineering courses offered.
Arts & Science Fall Reading Week. No Fall Term Arts & Science courses offered.
November Fall Convocation ceremony for the conferring of the Bachelor of Applied Science & Engineering Science degrees. Visit www.convocation.utoronto.ca for details.
December 9 Last day of lectures in the F-term; all term work should be submitted by this date.
Last day of A & S classes.
December 10 Fall study day.
December 11  to
December 22
F-term U of T Engineering exams (the Faculty will hold exams on Saturdays, Sundays and evenings during this period). Exams for courses offered by other Faculties may be held during other periods.
December 11 to December 22 F-term A & S exams and Y-term A & S midterms.
December 23  to 
January 3
Winter break: University closed.
January 9 Emergency Winter Exam Date. The Faculty will use this date for any cancelled December Exams
January 15† Last day students can late withdraw (LWD) from courses without documentation. For more information on the extended LWD deadline for the Fall term, visit the Engineering Undergraduate 20201 Fall Term & 2021 Winter Term FAQs.

(*) Refund Dates:

The last date to cancel a course or cancel your registration in a session with no academic penalty may not always coincide with the last date that you are eligible for a refund. Review the refund schedules for applicable dates and deadlines at studentaccount.utoronto.ca/ .

 

WINTER SESSION (S) 2021

January 6 ESIP and PEY Co-op registration begins. 
January 11 Lectures begin in S-term courses and resume in Y-term courses for A & S. 
January 11 Lectures begin in U of T Engineering S-term courses and resume in Y courses.
January 18 Last day students can transfer out of Engineering Science (first-year students) to Track One (General First Year) or a Core 8 engineering program.
January 18 Lectures begin for T-Program courses. 
January 20 Last day students can register for PEY Co-op and ESIP.
January 21 Last day students can waitlist S-term courses.
January 24 Last day students can add or substitute S-term courses.
February 15 Family Day holiday: University closed.
February 15 to
February 19
Reading Week: No lectures, tutorials or practicals.
February 22 Last day students can drop Y (full-year) courses without academic penalty*.
Note: A student taking a full-year core course will not be allowed to drop this course in the Winter Term if a recalculation of their Fall Term load shows that dropping the course will reduce the F-term course load to fewer than 2.5 credits.
March 8 Examination timetable for S- and Y-term courses posted (tentative). 
March 15 Last day students can drop S-term courses without academic penalty, including S-term courses taken in A & S.   
Last day students can transfer to part-time studies. 
Last day students can withdraw from S-term without academic penalty*.
Last day students can apply to re-enrol for the 2021 Fall term.
April 1 End of classes for A&S S- and Y-term courses.
Last day students can apply for late withdrawal without documentation (LWD) from A & S electives.
April 2 Good Friday holiday: University closed.
April 5 Make-up day for FAS courses
April 13 to
April 23
S- and Y-term exam period for A & S courses.
April 16 Last day of U of T Engineering lectures in S- and Y-term courses; all term work should be submitted by this date.
Last day students can apply for late withdrawal without documentation (LWD) from electives for U of T Engineering courses.
April 17 to
April 19
Winter study days. Exam Jam.
April 20 to
April 30
S- and Y- term exams. 
Note: Exams for courses offered by other faculties may be held outside of this period.
May 14† Last day students can late withdraw (LWD) from courses without documentation. For more information on the extended LWD deadline for the Winter term, visit the Engineering Undergraduate 20201 Fall Term & 2021 Winter Term FAQs.
May 15 Application deadline for transfers between engineering programs.

* Refund Dates:

The last date to cancel a course or cancel your registration in a term with no academic penalty may not always coincide with the last date that you are eligible for a refund. Review the refund schedule for applicable dates and deadlines: studentaccount.utoronto.ca/ .

† Some dates and deadlines have been moved. The Sessional Dates have been updated to reflect these changes. For more information please review the November 20, 2020, Dean's Message: www.engineering.utoronto.ca/extending-the-winter-break-for-students/ .