Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2012/2013
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Academic Dates 2012-2013

* Dates are tentative and subject to change.

Fall Term 2012

April 16

Final day to confirm your program through OUAC

May 1

Faculty of Education (Waterloo Campus) students begin to register online using LORIS at 6:00 p.m.

July 24

Late registration charge. Avoid this charge by selecting courses prior to this date

August 30

Tuition fees due for courses beginning in the fall

Aug 27 - 31*

Professional Teaching Orientation Week (*Dates are dependent on School Board start dates)

September 3

Labour Day

Sept 4 to Oct 5

Classes; 1.5 days per week in PDS sites

October 8

Thanksgiving, university-observed holiday

October 9 - 19

Practicum 1

Oct 22 to Nov 23

Classes; 1.5 days per week in PDS sites

Nov 26 to Dec 14

Practicum 2

November 5

Last day to drop courses or withdraw without failure and for possible tuition adjustment (tuition assessed at 55% of course rate)

December 22 to
January 1

University closed

 
Winter Term 2013

January 3 to
March 8

Classes; 1.5 days a week in PDS sites; Family Day holiday is February 18

January 15

Application to Graduate form and fee due for spring convocation without penalty, refer to Miscellaneous Fees

March 8

Last day to drop courses or withdraw without failure and for possible tuition adjustment (tuition assessed at 55% of course rate)

March 11 - 15

MARCH BREAK

March 18 to April 26

Practicum 3

March 29

Good Friday, university-observed holiday

May 1

Application to Graduate form and fee due for spring convocation, refer to Miscellaneous Fees (late fee and application fee apply). No applications will be processed after this date

April 29 - 30

Professional Development Day (each program on different day)

June 3 - 7

Spring Convocation (all ceremonies at Waterloo Campus)