Sessional Dates

Academic Year 2022-2023 Sessional Dates

Engineering graduate students should refer to SGS Sessional Dates. The dates below are for undergrad engineering students and courses.

 Summer Session 2022

April 5 First day students can enrol in engineering elective courses in ACORN (6 a.m. EDT).
April 12 First day U of T Engineering students can enrol in Arts & Science courses in ACORN (6 a.m. EDT).
April 21 Last day students can pay or defer fees.
May 5 F and Y session U of T Engineering classes begin.
May 9 Courses removed for non-registered students.
May 12 Last day students can waitlist F-term engineering minor courses.
May 15 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 23 Victoria Day: University closed.
June 6 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. (EDT)
June 21 F-session U of T Engineering classes end.
Y-session engineering elective courses course break.
June 22 F-session course study break for U of T Engineering courses.
June 23 to June 29 Final exams for first-year U of T Engineering courses.  
June 30 Presidential Day: University closed.
July 1 Canada Day: University closed.
July 4 S classes start / Y courses resume.
July 6 Last day students can waitlist S-term engineering elective courses.
July 10 Deadline to enrol in S-term courses in ACORN.
July 18 Last day students can drop Y-term courses without academic penalty*.
August 1 Civic Holiday: University closed.
Last day students can drop S-term courses without academic penalty*.
August 17 S- and Y-term  U of T Engineering classes end.
August 18 S- and Y- term course study break for U of T Engineering courses.
August 19 to August 24 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 .

2022 Fall Term (F) 

July 13 First day U of T Engineering students can make changes to their personal timetables on ACORN (6:00 a.m. EDT).
First day U of T Engineering students can enrol in Arts & Science courses with reserved seating on ACORN (6:00 a.m. EDT).
August 3 First day U of T Engineering students can enrol in all Arts & Science (A&S) courses on ACORN (6:00 a.m. EDT).
July 28
August 2
August 4
No Arts & Science course enrolment.
August 18 Last day to pay or defer fees.
September 1 Courses removed for non-registered students.
September 5 Labour Day: University closed.
Orientation programs for first-year students begin.
September 8 U of T Engineering lectures in F- and Y-term courses begin.
Arts & Science lectures in F- and Y-term courses begin.
September 16 Last day waitlists are operational for F- and Y- term courses.
Last day students can request transfers out of Engineering Science (first-year students).
Last day to enrol in online first-year courses.
September 21 Deadline to designate a Fall Term (F) or Y "Extra" course as a credit course.
September 21 Last day U of T Engineering students can enrol in A&S courses with reserved seating.
Last day students can add or substitute F- or Y-term courses on ACORN.
September 22 to
September 28
Late enrolment for Y-term courses only (Registrar's Office only).
September 30 Last day students can apply to re-enrol for the 2023 Winter Term.
October 10 Thanksgiving Day: University closed. 
October 31 Examination timetable for F-term courses posted (tentative).
November 16 Deadline to designate a Fall Term course as "Extra".
November 16

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 7 to November 11 Engineering Fall Study Break. No Fall Term Engineering courses offered.
A&S Fall Reading Week. No Fall Term A&S courses offered.
November Fall Convocation ceremony for the conferring of the Bachelor of Applied Science & Engineering Science degrees. Visit www.convocation.utoronto.ca for more details.
December 7 Last day of lectures in the F-term; all term work should be submitted by this date.
Last day of A&S classes.
December 8 Fall study day.
December 8 Makeup Monday.**
December 9  to
December 20
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 20 F-term A & S exams and Y-term A & S midterms.
December 21  to 
December 30
Winter break: University closed.
January 7 Emergency Winter Exam Date. The Faculty will use this date for any cancelled December Exams.

 *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.

**Makeup Monday is the day before 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, December 8, 2022, will be a study day. 

2023 Winter Term (S) 

January 9 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 16 Last day students can transfer out of Engineering Science (first-year students) to Track One or a Core 8 engineering program.
January 16 Lectures begin for T-program courses.
January 19 Last day students can waitlist S-term courses.
January 22 Last day students can add or substitute S-term courses.
January 22 Deadline to change an Extra S-term course to a for credit course.
February 20 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 20 Deadline to change a for credit Y course to an Extra course.
February 20 Family Day holiday: University closed.
February 20 to
February 24
Reading Week: No lectures, tutorials or practicals.
March 1 Examination timetable for S- and Y-term courses posted (tentative).
March 19

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.*
Deadline to change a for credit S-term course to an Extra course.
Last day students can apply to re-enrol for the 2022 Fall Term.*

April 6 End of classes for Arts & Science S- and Y-term courses.
April 7 Good Friday holiday: University closed.
April 12 to
April 28
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 17 Winter study day. Exam Jam.
April 18 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.

*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.

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. EDT).
April 13 First day U of T Engineering students can enrol in Arts & Science courses in ACORN (6 a.m. EDT).
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. (EDT)
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 .

2021 Fall Term (F) 

July 14 First day U of T Engineering students can make changes to their personal timetables on ACORN (6:00 a.m. EDT).
First day U of T Engineering students can enrol in Arts & Science courses with reserved seating on ACORN (6:00 a.m. EDT).
August 4 First day U of T Engineering students can enrol in all Arts & Science (A&S) courses on ACORN (6:00 a.m. EDT).
July 29
August 3
August 5
No 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 9 U of T 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 (https://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).
Last day to enrol in online first-year courses.
September 21 Last day students can register for PEY Co-op or ESIP.
September 22 Deadline to designate a Fall Term (F) or Y "Extra" course as a credit course.
September 22 Last day U of T Engineering students can enrol in A&S 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 Deadline to designate a Fall Term course as "Extra".
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 Term Engineering courses offered.
A&S Fall Reading Week. No Fall Term A&S courses offered.
November Fall Convocation 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 21 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.

 *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.

**Makeup Monday is the day before 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, December 9, 2021, will be a study day. This overlap with Exam Study Day will be for the 2021 Fall Term only.

2022 Winter Term (S) 

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 20 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.
January 23 Deadline to change an Extra S-term course to a for credit course.
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 Deadline to change a for credit Y course to an Extra course.
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 2022 Fall Term.*
March 14 Deadline to change a for credit S-term course to an Extra course.
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.

*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.