Wilfrid Laurier University Part Time, Online and Continuing Studies Calendar - Spring/Summer 2012
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Academic & Related Dates
Summer Session 2012

February, 2012
1All students can begin to select courses for summer session, using LORIS, until the deadline date to register.
 
April, 2012
9Online learning materials available for pickup for courses beginning in summer session
26Tuition fees due for courses beginning in summer session 
30Centre for Online Learning is closed for year-end inventory. University remains open
 
May, 2012
21

Application deadline for students requiring "Application for Admission" for part-time studies for summer session.

 
June, 2012
8Registrations in online learning courses received after this date will not be guaranteed for delivery of materials prior to the beginning of the term.
Jun 11 - Jun 15Spring convocation (all ceremonies at Waterloo Campus)
12Late registration charge (including Online Learning - formerly distance education). Avoid this charge by selecting courses prior to this date.
Jun 19 - Jun 20Spring convocation (all ceremonies at Brantford Campus)
 
July, 2012
2Canada Day, university-observed holiday
Jul 9 - Jul 11If you drop/withdraw during this time period, no tuition charged
9Lectures begin
10Last day to add classroom courses
10Last day to add online learning courses
11Last day to drop summer session course(s) but remain registered with no tuition charge
Jul 12 - Jul 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 drop summer session course(s) or withdraw at 10 percent tuition charge (tuition charge assessed at 10% of course rate)
Jul 16 - Aug 3If you drop/withdraw from course(s) during this time, 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)
 
August, 2012
1Last day for submit Application for Graduation form and fee due for fall convocation. 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
3Last day to drop summer session course(s) or withdraw without failure and for possible tuition adjustment (tuition charge assessed at 55% of course rate)
4From this day until the last day of classes in this term, if you drop a summer session course or withdraw, you will receive academic penalty (failure) and are responsible for 100 percent tuition
6Civic holiday, university-observed holiday
20Lectures end
20Make-up Monday lecture for Civic holiday.
Aug 21 - Aug 22Study days
Aug 23 - Aug 25Final examinations - Students are advised not to make travel commitments during this time 
25Summer session ends
 
September, 2012
7Last day to return online learning videotapes, video CDRoms and DVDs for refund
 
October, 2012
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 processed after this date