Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2007/2008
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Academic & Related Dates
Spring 2007

February, 2007
1 Final day to submit application for spring convocation (application fee applies); see Tuition and Miscellaneous Fees for Graduate Programs
Feb 2 - May 1 Application for spring convocation (late fee and application fee apply); see Tuition and Miscellaneous Fees for Graduate Programs
April, 2007
6

Good Friday, university-observed holiday, no classes

20 Spring term fees due
24 Spring term classes begin for MSW students
30 Final day to cancel spring 2007 registration with no tuition charge (cancellation fee applies)
May, 2007
1 Final day to submit application for spring convocation (late fee and application fee apply); see Tuition and Miscellaneous Fees for Graduate Programs. No applications will be processed after this date
1 Final day for submitting final (post-defence) copies of dissertation/thesis/research paper to Graduate Studies Office to be eligible to graduate at spring convocation
1 Spring term begins
7 Final day to drop spring term course(s) with no tuition charge but remain registered (students must remain registered in at least one course) (part-time MBA students only)
May 8 - May 14 Part-time MBA students who drop any course(s) in this timeframe (even if replaced with another course or courses) will be assessed 10% of the tuition fee for the dropped course(s)
14 Final day for late registration and for adding spring term courses
14 Final day to withdraw from the program at 10 percent tuition charge
21 Victoria Day, university-observed holiday, no classes
31

Final day for withdrawing without failure from spring term MSW courses

31 Final day for submitting final (post-defence) copies of dissertation/thesis/research paper to Graduate Studies Office to receive full refund of spring term fees
June, 2007
6 Spring convocation for graduate students
8 Field placements end for MSW year 1 students
25 Final day for submitting final (post-defence) copies of dissertation/thesis/research paper to Graduate Studies Office to receive partial refund (45 percent) of spring term tuition fee
25 Final day for withdrawing without failure from spring term courses and for possible tuition adjustment (tuition charge assessed at 55 percent) (except MSW)
25 Last day of classes for MSW students
26 From this date until the end of classes this term, if you withdraw from your program (or in the case of part-time MBA students, if you withdraw from a spring term course), you will receive academic penalty (failure) and are responsible for 100 percent tuition
July, 2007
2 Canada Day, university-observed holiday, no classes
30 Last day of spring term classes (see July 31, August 1 for make-up class schedule)
31 Make-up spring term Monday class for Victoria Day (Monday May 21)
August, 2007
1 Final day to submit application for fall convocation (application fee applies); see Tuition and Miscellaneous Fees for Graduate Programs
1 Make-up spring term Monday class for Canada Day (Monday July 2)
Aug 2 - Oct 1 Application for fall convocation (late fee and application fee apply); see Tuition and Miscellaneous Fees for Graduate Programs
6 Civic Holiday, university-observed holiday
Aug 6 - Aug 17 Examination period for MBA students (Waterloo campus)
9 Spring term ends