Wilfrid Laurier University Part Time, Online and Continuing Studies Calendar - Fall/Winter 2006/2007
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Academic & Related Dates
Winter Term

May, 2006
1 Year 1 students - begin to select courses for fall/winter 2006-2007 using LORIS, ongoing throughout summer and fall/winter. Details and deadline dates are posted on the Office of the Registrar homepage
 
June, 2006
19 Year 4 students - begin to select courses for fall/winter 2006-2007 using LORIS, ongoing throughout summer and fall/winter. Details and deadline dates are posted on the Office of the Registrar homepage
26 Year 3 students - begin to select courses for fall/winter 2006-2007 using LORIS, ongoing throughout summer and fall/winter. Details and deadline dates are posted on the Office of the Registrar homepage
 
July, 2006
4 Year 2 students - begin to select courses for fall/winter 2006-2007 using LORIS, ongoing throughout summer and fall/winter. Details and deadline dates are posted on the Office of the Registrar homepage
10 All other continuing undergraduate students (including unclassified and post-degree) - begin to select courses for fall/winter 2006-2007 using LORIS, ongoing throughout summer and fall/winter. Details and deadline dates are posted on the Office of the Registrar homepage
 
August, 2006
Aug 22 - Aug 24 LORIS is UNAVAILABLE
25 LORIS available to add/drop courses for winter term
 
November, 2006
10 Application deadline for students requiring "Application for Admission" for part-time studies for winter term. Distance education students are encouraged to register early. Eligible registrations received after this date will not be guaranteed for delivery of materials prior to the beginning of the term. Courses may also be cancelled or closed
10 Early registration discount ends for winter term (including distance education)
17 Final day for students outside of Canada to register for winter term distance education course(s) and submit a distance education form to have materials shipped (including shipping to Laurier Brantford Bookstore)
24 Deadline to apply through the Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC) for full-time studies beginning in winter term
24 Final day for students within Canada to register for winter term distance education course(s) and submit a distance education form to have materials shipped (including shipping to Laurier Brantford Bookstore)
 
December, 2006
4 Winter term distance education kits available for pickup
15 Winter term fees due
 
January, 2007
2 Final day to cancel winter term registration with no tuition charge (cancellation fee applies)
3 Winter term begins
9 Final day to drop winter term course(s) but remain registered with no tuition charge (students must remain registered in at least one course)
12 Final day to return winter term distance education textbooks for refund
16 Final day for students to register for winter term distance education course(s) and submit a distance education form (pick-up of distance education materials at the Waterloo campus only)
16 Final day to add winter term classroom course(s)
16 Final day to drop 12-week winter term course(s) or withdraw at 10 percent tuition charge (tuition charge assessed at 10% of course rate)
 
February, 2007
1 Final day to submit applications for spring convocation (application fee applies), refer to Miscellaneous Fees in the Course Costs section
Feb 2 - May 1 Applications for spring convocation (late fee and application fee apply), refer to Miscellaneous Fees in the Course Costs section 
Feb 19 - Feb 23 Reading week, no classes
23 Heritage Day, university-observed holiday
Feb 26 - Apr 2 Confirm your program for fall/winter 2007-2008, using LORIS
Feb 26 - Mar 9 Program counselling period for fall/winter 2007-2008
 
March, 2007
6 Final day to drop winter term course(s) or withdraw without failure and for possible tuition adjustment (tuition charge assessed at 55% of course rate)
7 From this day until the last day of classes in this term, if you drop a twelve-week winter term course or withdraw, you will receive academic penalty (failure) and are responsible for 100 percent tuition
 
April, 2007
2 Final day to confirm your program for fall/winter 2007-2008, using LORIS
3 Winter term classes end
Apr 4 - Apr 5 Winter term study period
6 Good Friday, university-observed holiday, no winter term examinations
7 Holy Saturday, no winter term examinations
Apr 9 - Apr 27 Final winter term examinations - Students are advised not to make commitments during this time (i.e., vacation)
27 Final day to return winter term distance education videotapes, video CDRoms and DVDs for refund
27 Winter term ends
30 Distance Education Office is closed for year-end inventory. University remains open
 
May, 2007
1 Final day to submit applications for spring convocation (late fee and application fee apply). No applications will be processed after this date.
 
June, 2007
Jun 7 - Jun 8 Spring convocation (Waterloo Campus)
13 Spring convocation (Brantford Campus)
 
August, 2007
1 Final day to submit applications for fall convocation (application fee applies), refer to Miscellaneous Fees in the Course Costs section.
Aug 2 - Oct 1 Applications for fall convocation (late fee and application fee apply), refer to Miscellaneous Fees in the Course Costs section
 
October, 2007
1 Final day to submit applications for fall convocation (late fee and application fee applies), refer to Miscellaneous Fees in the Course Costs section. No applications will be processed after this date