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

22 Year 4 and 5 (honours only) - Faculty of Science, Faculty of Music, SBE and Brantford Campus students
23 Year 3 - Faculty of Arts
24 Year 3 - Faculty of Science, Faculty of Music, SBE and Brantford Campus students
28 Year 2 - Faculty of Arts
29 Year 2 - Faculty of Science, Faculty of Music, SBE and Brantford Campus students
30 All Other Continuing Students (including Diploma, Unclassifed, Post-Degree and Returning Year 1)
August, 2010
1 Application to Graduate form and fee due for fall convocation without penalty. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
1 Application to Graduate form and fee due for fall convocation without penalty. 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 of the Undergraduate Calendar
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
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 accepted after this date
1 Last 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

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

Winter term lectures begins

Jan 4 - Jan 10 Withdrawing from all courses during this time period, no tuition charged
10 Last 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 17 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)
17 Last day to add winter term classroom courses
17 Last day to add winter term online learning courses and submit an online learning term form
17 Last 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

21 Family Day, university-observed holiday
March, 2011
7 Last 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)
8 From 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
4 Winter term and full-year lectures end
Apr 5 - Apr 6 Study period
Apr 7 - Apr 28 Final examinations - Students are advised not to make travel commitments during this time
22 Good Friday, no examinations, university-observed holiday
23 Holy Saturday, no examinations
25 Last day to return online learning videotapes, video CDRoms and DVDs for refund
28 Winter term ends
29 Centre for Online Learning closed for year-end inventory. University remains open
June, 2011
Jun 6 - Jun 10 Spring convocation (all ceremonies at Waterloo Campus)
Jun 21 - Jun 22 Spring convocation (all ceremonies at Brantford Campus)