Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2005/2006
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Academic & Related Dates
Spring Term 2005

February, 2005
1 Final day to submit applications for spring convocation (application fee applies), refer to Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
Feb 2 - May 1 Applications for spring convocation (late fee and application fee apply), refer to Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
March, 2005
18 Application deadline for students requiring "Application for Admission" for part-time studies for spring term. Distance education students are encouraged to register early. Eligible registrations received after this date will not be guaranteed for delivery of materials prior to the beginning of the term. Courses may also be cancelled or closed
18 Early registration discount ends for Spring term (including distance education)
18 Final day for students outside Canada to register for spring term distance education course(s) and submit a distance education form to have materials shipped (including shipping to Laurier Brantford Bookstore)
24 Final day for students within Canada to register for spring term distance education course(s) and submit a distance education form to have materials shipped (including shipping to Laurier Brantford Bookstore)
25 Good Friday, university-observed holiday
April, 2005
11 Spring term distance education kits available for pickup
20 Spring term fees due
29 Distance Education Office is closed for year-end inventory. University remains open
29 Final day to cancel spring term registration with no tuition charge (cancellation fee applies)
May, 2005
1 Final day to submit applications for spring convocation (late fee and application fee apply), refer to Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter. No applications will be processed after this date
2 Co-op students' spring work term begins
2 Spring term begins
6 Final day to drop 12-week spring term course(s) but remain registered with no tuition charge
6 Final day to register for spring term distance education course(s) (pick-up of distance education materials at the Waterloo campus only)
13 Final day to drop 12-week spring term course(s) or withdraw at 10 percent tuition charge (tuition charge assessed at 10% of course rate)
13 Final day to add spring term classroom courses
13 Final day to return spring term distance education textbooks for refund
23 Victoria Day, university-observed holiday, no spring term classes
June, 2005
Jun 2 - Jun 3 Spring convocation (Waterloo Campus)
8 Spring convocation (Brantford Campus)
27 Final day to drop 12-week spring term course(s) or withdraw without failure and for possible tuition adjustment (tuition charge assessed at 55% of course rate)
28 From this day until the last day of classes in this term, if you drop a 12-week spring term course or withdraw, you will receive academic penalty (failure) and are responsible for 100 percent tuition
July, 2005
1 Canada Day, university-observed holiday, no spring term classes
25 Make-up spring term Monday class for Victoria Day (Monday, May 23)
26 Make-up spring term Friday class for Canada Day (Friday, July 1)
26 Spring term classes end
Jul 27 - Jul 28 Spring term study period
Jul 29 - Aug 10 Final spring term examinations - Students are advised not to make commitments during this time (i.e., vacation)
August, 2005
1 Final day to submit applications for fall convocation (application fee applies), refer to Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
1 Civic holiday, university-observed holiday, no spring term examinations
Aug 2 - Oct 1 Final day to submit applications for fall convocation (late fee and application fee apply), refer to Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
10 Spring term ends
September, 2005
2 Co-op students' spring work term ends
9 Final day to return spring term distance education videotapes, video CDRoms and DVDs for refund
October, 2005
1 Final day to submit applications for fall convocation (late fee and application fee apply), refer to Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter. No applications will be processed after this date