Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2014/2015
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Academic & Related Dates
Summer Session 2015

January, 2015
26 Summer Session registration opens at 10:00 a.m. (including Online Learning), until the last day to add courses in the term.
 
March, 2015
18 Last day to register in at least one summer course (only, with no prior Spring or Intersession courses) without the late registration fee (including Online Learning)
19 Late registration fee (including Online Learning) will be applied. Avoid this charge by selecting courses prior to this date
 
April, 2015
7 Online learning materials available for pick-up for courses beginning in summer session
23 Tuition fees due for courses beginning in summer session
30 Centre for Online Learning is closed for year-end inventory, until 1 p.m., University remains open
 
May, 2015
20 Application deadline for students requiring "Application for Admission" for part-time studies for summer session (not applicable to incoming Letter of Permission students)
 
June, 2015
7 Registrations in online learning courses received after this date will not be guaranteed for delivery of materials prior to the beginning of the term.
Jun 8 - Jun 12 Spring convocation (Waterloo Campus ceremonies). For details, visit /convocation
Jun 16 - Jun 17 Spring convocation (Brantford Campus ceremonies). For details, visit /convocation
 
July, 2015
1 Canada Day, university-observed holiday
Jul 6 - Jul 8 If you drop/withdraw during this time period, no tuition charged
6 Lectures begin
7 Last day to add courses (including classroom and online learning)
8 Last day to drop summer session course(s) but remain registered with no tuition charge
Jul 9 - Jul 12 If you drop/withdraw from course(s) during this time period, you are responsible for 10% tuition (assessed at 10% of the course rate, refer to the Schedule of Tuition Charges for Cancellation/Drop/Withdrawal and/or Fees)
12 Last day to drop summer session course(s) or withdraw at 10 percent tuition charge (tuition charge assessed at 10% of course rate)
Jul 13 - Jul 31 If you drop/withdraw from course(s) during this time, you are responsible for 55% tuition (assessed at 55% of the course rate, refer to the Schedule of Tuition Charges for Cancellation/Drop/Withdrawal and/or Fees)
31 Last day to drop summer session course(s) or withdraw without failure and for possible tuition adjustment (tuition charge assessed at 55% of course rate)
 
August, 2015
1 From this day until the last day of lectures in this term, if you drop a summer session course or withdraw, you will receive academic penalty (failure) and are responsible for 100 percent tuition
1 Last day for submit Application for Graduation form and fee due for fall convocation. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
Aug 2 - Oct 1 Late penalty fee applies on Application to Graduate forms received for fall convocation. See  Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
3 Civic holiday, university-observed holiday, no lectures 
17 Make-up Monday lecture for the Civic Holiday, lectures end
Aug 18 - Aug 19 Study days
Aug 20 - Aug 22 Final examinations - Students are advised not to make travel commitments during this time 
22 Summer Session ends
 
September, 2015
4 Last day to return online learning videotapes, video CDRoms and DVDs for refund
 
October, 2015
1 Last day to submit Application to Graduate form (fee and penalty fee apply) for fall convocation. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter. No applications will be processed after this date