Wilfrid Laurier University Part Time, Online and Continuing Studies Calendar - Spring/Summer 2011
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Academic & Related Dates
Spring Term 2011

January, 2011
15Application to Graduate form and fee due for spring convocation without penalty. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter.
Jan 16 - May 1Late penalty fee applies on Application to Graduate forms received for spring convocation. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
 
February, 2011
Feb 1 - Mar 14

All students can begin to select courses using LORIS, until the deadline date to register.

 
March, 2011
14Applicaton deadline for students requiring "Application for Admission" for part-time studies for spring term.
14Late registration charge (including Online Learning). Avoid this charge by selecting courses prior to this date.
 
April, 2011
4Online Learning course materials available for pick-up for courses beginning in spring.
20Tuition fees due for courses beginning in fall
22Good Friday, university-closed holiday
29Centre for Online Learning is closed for year-end inventory. University remains open.
 
May, 2011
1Last day to submit Application to Graduate form (fee and penalty fee apply) for spring convocation. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter. No applications will be accepted after this date
2

Srping term lectures begin

2Co-op work term begins
May 2 - May 8Withdrawing from all courses during this time period, there is no tuition charge.
8Last day to drop 12-week courses, but remain registered with no tuition charge (students must remain registered in at least one course)
May 9 - May 15If 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
15Last day to add classroom courses.
15Last day to add online learning courses and submit an online learning term form
15Last day to drop 12-week spring term course(s) or withdraw at 10 percent tuition charge (tuition charge assessed at 10% of course rate)
May 16 - Jun 27If you drop/withdraw from 12-week course(s) during this time period, you are responsible for 55% tuition (assessed at the course rate) for courses dropped after this date. See the Schedule of Tuition Charges for Cancellation/Drop/Withdrawal and/or Fees)
23Victoria Day, university-closed holiday
 
June, 2011
Jun 6 - Jun 10Spring convocation (all ceremonies at Waterloo Campus)
Jun 21 - Jun 22Spring convocation (all ceremonies at Brantford Campus)
27Last 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)
28From this date until the end 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, 2011
1Canada Day, university-observed holiday
25Make-up Monday class for Victoria Day
26Lectures end
26Make-up Wednesday class for Canada Day
Jul 27 - Jul 28Study days
 
August, 2011
1Application to Graduate form and fee due for fall convocation. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
1Civic holiday, university-observed holiday
Aug 2 - Aug 12Final examination period - Students are advised not to make travel commitments during this time period
Aug 2 - Oct 1Late penalty fee applies on Application to Graduate forms received for fall convocation. See Miscellaneous Fees in the Financial Services chapter
12Spring term ends
 
September, 2011
2Co-op work term ends
2Last day to return online learning videotapes, video CDRoms and DVDs for refund
 
October, 2011
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