Wilfrid Laurier University Part Time, Online and Continuing Studies Calendar - Spring/Summer 2010
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Academic & Related Dates
Spring Term 2010

January, 2010
15 Last day to submit Application to Graduate form for spring convocation without penalty. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter in the Undergraduate Calendar.
Jan 16 - May 1 Late penalty fee applies on Application to Graduate forms received for spring convocation. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter in the Undergraduate Calendar.
 
February, 2010
1 All students can begin to select courses for Spring, using LORIS, until the deadline date to register
 
March, 2010
15 Applicaton deadline for students requiring "Application for Admission" for part-time studies for spring term.
15 Late registration charge (including Online Learning). Avoid this charge by selecting courses prior to this date.
19 Online Learning courses - last day to submit a term form requesting required materials for registered courses to be shipped at no charge. Shipping charges apply after this date.
 
April, 2010
2

Good Friday, university-observed holiday

5 Online Learning course materials available for pick-up for courses beginning in Spring
9 Registrations in online learning courses received after this date will not be guaranteed for delivery of materials prior to the beginning of the term.
22 Tuition fees due for courses beginning in spring
30 Centre for Online Learning is closed for year-end inventory; University remains open
 
May, 2010
1 Last day to submit Application to Graduate form (fee and penalty fee apply) for spring convocation. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter in the Undergraduate Calendar. No forms will be accepted after this date
2 Last day for complete cancellation of spring course registration with no charge
May 3 - May 9

Withdrawing/dropping all courses during this time period, no tuition charged

3 Lectures begin
9 Last day to drop 12-week courses, but remain registered with no tuition charge
May 10 - May 16 If you drop/withdraw from 12-week 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)
16 Last day to add classroom courses
16 Last day to add for spring term online learning courses and submit an online learning term form (pick-up of materials at the Waterloo campus only)
16 Late day to drop 12-week course(s) or withdraw at 10 percent tuition charge (tuition charge assessed at 10% of course rate)
May 17 - Jun 28

If you drop/withdraw from course(s) during this time period, 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)

24 Victoria Day, university-observed holiday, no spring term classes
 
June, 2010
Jun 7 - Jun 11 Spring convocation (all ceremonies at Waterloo Campus)
Jun 22 - Jun 23 Spring convocation (all ceremonies at Brantford Campus
28 Late day to drop 12-week course(s) or withdraw without failure and for possible tuition adjustment (tuition charge assesed at 55% of course rate)
Jun 29 - Jul 27 From this date until the end of classes in this term, if your drop a 12-week course or withdraw, you will receive academic penalty (failure) and are responsible for 100 percent tuition
 
July, 2010
1 Canada Day, university-observed holiday
26 Make-up Monday lecture for Victoria Day
27 Lectures end
27 Make-up Thursday lecture for Canada Day
Jul 28 - Jul 29 Study period
 
August, 2010
1 Application to Graduate form and fee due for fall convocation without penalty. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter of the Undergraduate Calendar
2 Civic holiday, university-observed holiday
2 Civic holiday, university-observed holiday
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 of the undergraduate calendar
Aug 3 - Aug 13 Final examination period - Students are advised not to make travel commitments during this time period
13 Spring term ends
 
September, 2010
3 Last day to return online learning videotapes, video CDRoms and DVDs for refund
 
October, 2010
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
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 in the Undergraduate Calendar.  No forms will be accepted after this date