Sessional Dates 2021-2022

Students must be admitted to the University before they can register in a course.

Academic Calendar dates are subject to change. Confirm dates with the Commerce Program before finalizing plans. Sessional dates may be subject to change.

May 2021
1 Summer Term begins
1 Tuition fees due in full for Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 and May-July/12W sessions). Exception: OSAP students
7 Last date to apply for admission to the Upper-Year Program at Bader International Study Centre for Summer Term (August session)
10 Summer Term classes begin (May-June/6W1 and May-July/12W sessions)
14 Students unable to register in Summer Term (May-June/6W1 and May-July/12W sessions) by this date must appeal in writing. If the appeal to register late is granted, students must pay tuition fees in full
14 Last date to add Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 and May-July/12W sessions)
14 Last date to drop Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 session) without financial penalty
15 Time period to select Personal Interest Credit for Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 session) begins
21 Last date to drop Summer Term classes (May-July/12W session) without financial penalty
22 Time period to select Personal Interest Credit for Summer Term classes (May-July/12W session) begins
24 Victoria Day (University closed, classes will not be held)
June 2021

Note: Spring 2021 Convocation dates will be published by the Office of the University Registrar in November 2020. Refer to http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/convocation/ceremonies to view these dates

1 Last date for Queen’s students to apply for admission to a Dual Degree or Second Degree program for Fall Term
1 Last date for Queen’s students to apply to transfer into the Faculty of Arts and Science for Fall Term
1 Last date for non-Queen’s students to apply to transfer into the Commerce Program for Fall Term
4 Last date to drop Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 session) without academic penalty
4 Last date to select or cancel Personal Interest Credit for Summer Term Classes (May-June/6W1 session)
7 Last date to apply for accommodation for an official examination conflict for the June, July and August examination sessions
15 Last date for receipt of required documentation from students seeking admission for Fall Term to full-time study, including transfer students, to ensure that an admission decision is made before the Term begins
21 Summer Term classes end (May-June/6W1 session)
24-25 Summer Term examination period (May-June/6W1 session) (TENTATIVE)
July 2021
1 Tuition fees due in full for Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session). Exception: OSAP students
1 Canada Day (University closed, classes will not be held)
2 Last date to drop Summer Term classes (May-July/12W session) without academic penalty
2 Last date to select or cancel Personal Interest Credit for Summer Term Classes (May-July/12W session)
5 Summer Term classes begin (July-August/6W2 session)
9 Students unable to register in Summer Term (July-August/6W2 session) by this date must appeal in writing. If the appeal to register late is granted, students must pay tuition fees in full
9 Last date to add Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session)
9 Last date to drop Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session) without financial penalty
10 Time period to select Personal Interest Credit for Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session) begins
12-30 Registration period for Fall and Winter Term classes (TENTATIVE)
15 First date to apply in SOLUS to graduate in Fall 2021 (TENTATIVE)
30 Summer Term classes end (May-July/12W session)
30 Last date to drop Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session) without academic penalty
30 Last date to select or cancel Personal Interest Credit for Summer Term Classes (July-August/6W2 session)
31 Last date to apply for admission to the Upper-Year Program at Bader International Study Centre for Fall Term
August 2021
2 Civic Holiday (University closed, classes will not be held)
3-6 Summer Term examination period (May-July/12W session) (TENTATIVE)
13 Summer Term classes end (July-August/6W2 session)
16-17 Summer Term examination period (July-August/6W2 session) (TENTATIVE)
24 Time period to add and drop classes (open enrolment period) begins (TENTATIVE)
31 Summer Term ends
September 2021
1 Fall Term begins
1 Tuition fees due in full for Fall Term classes. Exception: OSAP students
4 Residence move-in day
4 Welcoming Ceremony for new students
6 Labour Day (University closed, classes will not be held)
9 Fall Term classes begin
22 Students unable to register in Fall Term by this date must appeal in writing. If the appeal to register late is granted, students must pay tuition fees in full. Exception: OSAP students
22 Last date to add Fall Term and multi-term classes
22 Last date to drop Fall Term and multi-term classes without financial penalty
23 Time period to select Personal Interest Credit for Fall Term begins
30 Residence, UHIP and Student Activity fees due in full. Exception: OSAP students
October 2021
7-8 Fall Mid-Term Break (classes will not be held)
11 Thanksgiving Day (University closed, classes will not be held)
15 Last date to apply in SOLUS to graduate in Fall 2021 (TENTATIVE)
16 University Day (classes will be held)
18-29 Commerce students will not be scheduled for on-campus recruitment (OCR) activities or interviews via Smith Career Advancement Centre (CAC) during this time period. The CAC has communicated these dates to their corporate partners and the partners are highly discouraged from any off-campus recruitment activities as well.
24-29 Mid-Term exam week for 1st and 2nd year Commerce students only (Commerce classes cancelled for 1st and 2nd year Commerce students only)
November 2021

Note: Fall 2021 Convocation dates will be published by the Office of the University Registrar in May 2021. Refer to http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/convocation/ceremonies to view these dates

5 Last date to drop Fall Term classes without academic penalty
5 Last date to select or cancel Personal Interest Credit for Fall Term Classes
7 Last date to apply for accommodation for an official examination conflict for the December examination period
11 Remembrance Day (classes cancelled 10:30-11:30 am)
15 Last date to apply for admission to Upper-Year Program at Bader International Study Centre for Winter Term
December 2021
1 First date to apply in SOLUS to graduate in Spring 2022 (TENTATIVE)
1 Last date for Queen’s students to apply for admission to a Dual Degree or Second Degree program for Winter Term
3 Fall Term classes end
4-7 Fall term pre-examination study period
6 Commemoration Day (all academic activities cancelled, examinations will not be held)
8-22 Final examinations in Fall Term classes and mid-year tests in multi-term classes
31 Fall Term ends
January 2022
1 New Year’s Day (University closed, classes will not be held)
1 Winter Term begins
10 Winter Term classes begin
10 Tuition fees due in full for Winter Term classes. Exception: OSAP students
21 Students unable to register in Winter Term by this date must appeal in writing. If the appeal is granted, students must pay tuition fees in full. Exception: OSAP students
21 Last date to add Winter Term classes
21 Last date to drop Winter Term classes without financial penalty
22 Time period to select Personal Interest Credit for Winter Term and multi-term classes begins
February 2022
7 Registration for Summer Term classes begins
7-18 Commerce students will not be scheduled for on-campus recruitment (OCR) activities or interviews via Smith Career Advancement Centre (CAC) during this time period. The CAC has communicated these dates to their corporate partners and the partners are highly discouraged from any off-campus recruitment activities as well.
13-18 Mid-Term exams for 1st and 2nd year Commerce students
14-18 Commerce classes cancelled for 1st and 2nd year Commerce students only
21 Family Day (University closed, classes will not be held)
22-25 Winter mid-term Reading Week (classes will not be held)
25 Last date to drop Winter Term and multi-term classes without academic penalty
25 Last date to select or cancel Personal Interest Credit for Winter Term and multi-term classes
March 2022
7 Last date to apply for accommodation for an official examination conflict for the April examination session
31 Last date to apply for admission to the Upper-Year Program at Bader International Study Centre for Summer Term (May-June session)
April 2022
1 Last date for Queen’s students to apply for admission to a Dual Degree or Second Degree program for Summer Term
8 Winter Term classes end
9-13 Winter Term pre-examination study period
15 Good Friday (University closed, classes and examinations will not be held)
14-30 Final examinations in Winter Term and multi-term classes
30 Last date to apply in SOLUS to graduate in Spring 2022 (TENTATIVE)
30 Winter Term ends
May 2022
1 Summer Term begins
1 Tuition fees due in full for Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 and May-July/12W sessions). Exception: OSAP students
2 Summer Term classes begin (May-June/6W1 and May-July/12W sessions)
6 Students unable to register in Summer Term (May-June/6W1 and May-July/12W sessions) by this date must appeal in writing. If the appeal to register late is granted, students must pay tuition fees in full. Exception: OSAP students
6 Last date to add Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 and May-July/12W sessions)
6 Last date to drop Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 session) without financial penalty
6 Last date to apply for admission to the Upper-Year Program at Bader International Study Centre for Summer Term (August session)
7 Time period to select Personal Interest Credit for Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 session) begins
13 Last date to drop Summer Term classes (May-July/12W session) without financial penalty
14 Time period to select Personal Interest Credit for Summer Term classes (May-July/12W session) begins
23 Victoria Day ( University closed, classes will not be held)
27 Last date to drop Summer Term classes (May-June/6W1 session) without academic penalty
27 Last date to select or cancel Personal Interest Credit for Summer Term Classes (May-June/6W1 session)
June 2022

Note: Spring 2022 Convocation dates will be published by the Office of the University Registrar in November 2021. Refer to http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/convocation/ceremonies to view these dates

1 Last date for Queen’s students to apply for admission to a Dual Degree or Second Degree program for Fall Term
1 Last date for Queen’s students to apply to transfer into the Faculty of Arts and Science for Fall Term
1 Last date for non-Queen’s students to apply to transfer into the Commerce Program for Fall Term
7 Last date to apply for accommodation for an official examination conflict for the June, July and August examination sessions
10 Summer Term classes end (May-June/6W1 session)
13-14 Summer Term examination period (May-June/6W1 session) (TENTATIVE)
15 Last date for receipt of required documentation from students seeking admission for Fall Term to full-time study, including transfer students, to ensure that an admission decision is made before the Term begins
24 Last date to drop Summer Term classes (May-July/12W session) without academic penalty
24 Last date to select or cancel Personal Interest Credit for Summer Term Classes (May-July/12W session)
July 2022
1 Tuition fees due in full for Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session). Exception: OSAP students
1 Canada Day (University closed, classes will not be held)
4 Summer Term classes begin (July-August/6W2 session)
8 Students unable to register in Summer Term (July-August/6W2 session) by this date must appeal in writing. If the appeal to register late is granted, students must pay tuition fees in full. Exception: OSAP students
8 Last date to add Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session)
8 Last date to drop Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session) without financial penalty
9 Time period to select Personal Interest Credit for Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session) begins
11-29 Registration period for Fall and Winter Term classes (TENTATIVE)
15 First date to apply in SOLUS to graduate in Fall 2022 (TENTATIVE)
22 Summer Term classes end (May-July/12W session) (TENTATIVE)
25-28 Summer Term examination period (May-July/12W session) (TENTATIVE)
29 Last date to drop Summer Term classes (July-August/6W2 session) without academic penalty
29 Last date to select or cancel Personal Interest Credit for Summer Term Classes (July-August/6W2 session)
31 Last date to apply for admission to the Upper-Year Program at Bader International Study Centre for Fall Term
August 2022
1 Civic Holiday (University closed, classes will not be held)
12 Summer Term classes end (July-August/6W2 session)
15-16 Summer Term examination period (July-August/6W2 session) (TENTATIVE)
23 Time period to add and drop classes (open enrolment period) begins (TENTATIVE)
31 Summer Term ends
September 2022
1 Fall Term begins
1 Tuition fees due in full for Fall Term classes. Exception: OSAP students
3 Residence move-in day
3 Welcoming Ceremony for new students
5 Labour Day (University closed, classes will not be held)
8 Fall Term classes begin