Wilfrid Laurier University Part Time, Online and Continuing Studies Calendar - Fall/Winter 2010/2011
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Winter Term 2011

June, 2010
21

UPPER YEAR STUDENTS ACCESS TO LORIS BEGINS FOR FALL AND WINTER COURSE SELECTION. ACCESS OPEN UNTIL LAST DAY TO ADD COURSES IN THE APPLICABLE TERM.

Year 4 and 5 (honours only) - Faculty of Arts

22Year 4 and 5 (honours only) - Faculty of Science, Faculty of Music, SBE and Brantford Campus students
23Year 3 - Faculty of Arts
24Year 3 - Faculty of Science, Faculty of Music, SBE and Brantford Campus students
28Year 2 - Faculty of Arts
29Year 2 - Faculty of Science, Faculty of Music, SBE and Brantford Campus students
30All Other Continuing Students (including Diploma, Unclassifed, Post-Degree and Returning Year 1)
 
August, 2010
1Application to Graduate form and fee due for fall convocation without penalty. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
1Application to Graduate form and fee due for fall convocation without penalty.  See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
Aug 2 - Oct 1Late 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 2 - Oct 1Late penalty fee applies on Application to Graduate forms received for Fall convocation.  See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter of the undergraduate calendar
 
October, 2010
1Last 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 accepted after this date
1Last day to submit Application to Graduate form (fee and penalty fee apply). See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter of the undergraduate calendar. No applications will be accepted after this date
 
November, 2010
15

Application deadline for students requiring "Application for Admission" for part-time studies for winter term

15Late registration charge (including Online Learning). Avoid this charge by selecting courses prior to this date
 
December, 2010
1Online learning materials available for pick-up for courses beginning in winter
3Registrations in online learning courses received after this date will not be guaranteed for delivery of materials prior to the beginning of the term.
16Tuition fees due for courses beginning in winter
 
January, 2011
4

Winter term lectures begins

Jan 4 - Jan 10Withdrawing from all courses during this time period, no tuition charged
10Last day to drop 12-week winter term course(s) but remain registered with no tuition charge (students must remain registered in at least one course)
Jan 11 - Jan 17If 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)
17Last day to add winter term classroom courses
17Last day to add winter term online learning courses and submit an online learning term form
17Last day to drop 12-week winter term course(s) or withdraw at 10 percent tuition charge (tuition assessed at 10% of course rate)
18

If you drop/withdraw from 12 -week 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)

 
February, 2011
Feb 21 - Feb 25

Reading week, no lectures

21Family Day, university-observed holiday
 
March, 2011
7Last day to drop or withdraw from full-year or 12-week course(s) without failure and for possible tuition adjustment (tuition charge assessed at 55% of course rate)
8From this day until the end of classes in this term, if you drop a 12-week winter term course or withdraw, you will receive academic penalty (failure) and are responsible for 100 percent tuition
 
April, 2011
4Winter term and full-year lectures end
Apr 5 - Apr 6Study period
Apr 7 - Apr 28Final examinations - Students are advised not to make travel commitments during this time
22Good Friday, no examinations, university-observed holiday
23Holy Saturday, no examinations
25Last day to return online learning videotapes, video CDRoms and DVDs for refund
28Winter term ends
29Centre for Online Learning closed for year-end inventory. University remains open
 
June, 2011
Jun 6 - Jun 10Spring convocation (all ceremonies at Waterloo Campus)
Jun 21 - Jun 22Spring convocation (all ceremonies at Brantford Campus)