Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2006/2007
Canadian Excellence

Academic & Related Dates
Winter 2007

June, 2006
20 LORIS available for registration for fall 2007 / winter 2008 / spring 2008, ongoing through summer and fall/winter
 
August, 2006
Aug 22 - Aug 24 LORIS is unavailable
25 LORIS is available to add/drop fall term 2006 and fall/winter 2006/07 session courses
 
December, 2006
15

Winter term fees due

 
January, 2007
2 Final day to cancel winter 2007 registration with no tuition charge (cancellation fee applies)
3 Winter term begins
3 Winter term field placements begin for MSW year 1 students; placements for advanced standing and some part-time students resume
9 Final day to drop winter term course(s) with no tuition charge but remain registered (students must remain registered in at least one course) (part-time MBA students only)
16 Final day for late registration and for adding winter term 2007 courses
16 Final day to withdraw from the program at 10 percent tuition charge
31 Final day for submitting final (post-defence) copies of dissertation/thesis/research paper to Graduate Studies Office to receive full refund of winter term fees
 
February, 2007
1 Final day to submit application for spring convocation (application fee applies)
Feb 2 - May 1 Application for spring convocation (late fee and application fee apply)
Feb 19 - Feb 23 Reading Week, no classes. MSW field practicum stndents must arrange time frame with field teacher
23 Heritage Day, university-observed holiday
Feb 26 - Apr 2 Confirm your program for fall 2007 / winter 2008 / spring 2008 using LORIS
 
March, 2007
6 Final day for submitting final (post-defence) copies of dissertation/thesis/research paper to Graduate Studies Office to receive partial refund (45 percent) of winter term tuition fee
6 Final day for withdrawing without failure from winter term courses and for possible tuition adjustment (tuition charge assessed at 55 percent)
7 From this date until the end of classes this term, if you withdraw from your program, you will receive academic penalty (failure) and are responsible for 100 percent tuition
 
April, 2007
2 Final day to confirm your program for fall 2007 / winter 2008 / spring 2008 using LORIS
3 Last day of classes for qualifying year students
6 Good Friday, university-observed holiday, no classes
Apr 9 - Apr 27 Final fall/winter session and winter term examinations for qualifying year students
10 Winter term and fall/winter session classes end (see April 11 for make-up class schedule)
11 Make-up winter term Friday class for Good Friday (Friday April 6)
13 Field placements end for full-time MSW advanced standing students
Apr 16 - Apr 27 Examination period for MBA students (Waterloo campus)
27 Winter term and fall/winter session ends
 
May, 2007
1 Final day to submit application 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
 
August, 2007
1 Final day to submit application for fall convocation (application fee applies)
Aug 2 - Oct 1 Application for fall convocation (late fee and application fee apply)
 
October, 2007
1 Final day to submit application for fall convocation (late fee and application fee apply). No applications will be processed after this date