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Important dates

Important Academic Dates

 Fall 2017 (September-start students)Winter 2018 (January-start students)Spring/Summer 2017 (May-start students)
Full-time students may process timetable changes through MyCampus beginning at 4 p.m.August 28, 2017December 20, 2017April 24, 2017
Registration for part-time students beginsAugust 30, 2017January 2, 2018April 26, 2017
Orientation for international studentsAugust 31, September 1, 2017January 3, 2018 NA
Orientation (by program) for first year students – Oshawa and WhitbySeptember 5-8, 2017January 3-5, 2018

 NA

Classes begin for apprenticeship studentsAugust 28, 2017January 2, 2018N/A
Classes begin for post-secondary studentsSeptember 6, 2017January 8, 2018May 1, 2017
Holidays (no classes)October 9, December 23, 2017 to January 1, 2018February 19, March 30, 2018 May 22, July 1 and 3, August 7, 2017
ConvocationOctober 26, 2017NA

 June 12 – 14, 2017

Winter Break WeekNA

February 26 – March 2, 2018 (Postsecondary and Day Release Apprenticeship)

February 26 – March 2, 2018(All apprenticeship students, excluding day release and OYAP)

March 12 – 16, 2018 (OYAP students)

NA
Last day for program registration, program changes and course additionsSeptember 12, 2017January 12, 2018May 5, 2017
Last day for full-time students to officially withdraw less $500 non-refundable deposit or drop to part-time status with a refund of semester tuition fees (ancillary and school supply fees are not refundable)September 19, 2017January 19, 2018May 12, 2017
Last day for part-time students to withdraw with tuition fee refund less a $30 administration feeTBATBAMay 12, 2017
Last day to submit a Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) or credit transfer (GNED’s excluded)September 19, 2017January 19, 2018May 12, 2017
Last day for withdrawal from a course with no academic record; courses dropped after this date will be recorded on the academic transcript with a “W” to indicate withdrawalOctober 4, 2017February 5, 2018May 26, 2017
Midterm grades released on MyCampus as of 4 p.m.October 25, 2017February 28, 2018N/A
Last day to withdraw from a course with a “W”; after this date, all courses will be graded and recorded on the student’s transcriptNovember 13, 2017March 26, 2018July 10, 2017
Last day of classes for most programs

December 8, 2017

April 20, 2018August 4, 2017
Final examinations/evaluation(s); students are reminded to not schedule vacation or employment hours during this timeDecember 11 – 15, 2017April 23 – 27, 2018August 8 to 11, 2017
Grades are available to view electronically on MyCampus as of 4 p.m.December 20, 2017May 2, 2018August 17, 2017
Missed exam datesJanuary 6, 9 and 11, 2018May 5, 8 and 10, 2018August 19 and 21, 2017

Important financial dates – First-year domestic students (starting new program)

 Fall 2017 (September-start students)Winter 2018 (January-start students)Spring/Summer 2017 (May-start students)
DepositJune 15, 2017November 20, 2017March 13, 2017
Plan A (full payment)August 8, 2017December 11, 2017April 17, 2017
Plan B (partial payments)August 8 and November 20, 2017December 11, 2017 and March 12, 2018April 17 and August 8, 2017
Third Semester PaymentMarch 12, 2018August 7, 2018NA

Important financial dates – Returning domestic students (continuing in same program)

 Fall 2017 (September-start students)Winter 2018 (January-start students)Spring/Summer 2017 (May-start students)
DepositJune 21, 2017November 20, 2017March 13, 2017
Plan A (full payment)August 8, 2017December 11, 2017April 17, 2017
Plan B (partial payments)August 8 and November 20, 2017December 11, 2017 and March 12, 2018April 17, 2017 and August 8, 2017
Third Semester PaymentMarch 12, 2018August 7, 2018NA

Important financial dates – International students (first-year students, starting new program)

 Fall 2017 (September-start students)Winter 2018 (January-start students)Spring/Summer 2017 (May-start students)
Plan A (full payment)July 2, 2017December 1, 2017April 3, 2017
Plan B (partial payments)July 2 and November 20, 2017December 1, 2017 and March 12, 2018April 3, 2017 and August 8, 2017
Third Semester PaymentMarch 12, 2018August 7, 2018NA

Important financial dates – Returning international students (continuing same program)

 Fall 2017 (September-start students)Winter 2018 (January-start students)Spring/Summer 2017 (May-start students)
Plan A (full payment)July 24, 2017December 1, 2017April 17, 2017
Plan B (partial payments)

July 24 and November 20, 2017

December 1, 2017 and March 12, 2018April 17, 2017 and August 8, 2017
Third Semester PaymentMarch 12, 2018August 7, 2018NA

Web registration dates(First-year students, new program)

 Fall 2017 (September-start students)Winter 2018 (January-start students)Spring/Summer 2017 (May-start students)
Fall semesterAugust 1 to 9, 2017N/AN/A
Winter semesterNovember 27 to December 1, 2017December 6 to 8, 2017N/A
Spring/summer semester

April 4 and 5, 2018

April 4 and 5, 2018April 7, 2017

 

Web registration dates (Second-year students, continuing same program)

 Fall 2017 (September-start students)Winter 2018 (January-start students)Spring/Summer 2017 (May-start students)
Fall semesterJuly 25 to 27, 2017N/AN/A
Winter semesterNovember 21 to 23, 2017December 6 to 8, 2017N/A
Spring/summer semester

April 4 and 5, 2018

April 4 and 5, 2018N/A

 

Web registration dates (Third-year students, continuing new program)

 Fall 2017 (September-start students)

Winter 2018 (January-start students)

Spring/Summer 2017 (May-start students)
Fall semesterJuly 28, 2017N/AN/A
Winter semesterNovember 24, 2017N/AN/A
Spring/summer semester

N/A

N/AN/A

 

Important campus dates

Notes:

  • Official Withdrawal forms must be completed by the student and submitted to the Strategic Enrolment Services.
  • The administration fee for international students will vary.

These dates represent the best information at time of publication. The College reserves the right to make changes subject to amendments to existing legislation, Collective Agreements, or as required by the College. Dates may vary slightly from program to program.

August 14, 2017

  • Start Strong: School of Health and Community Services, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

August 15, 2017

  • Start Strong: School of Justice & Emergency Services, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

August 16, 2017

  • Start Strong: Whitby Campus (START/CFF/Other Whitby Programs), 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

August 19, 2017

  • Start Strong: General, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

August 21, 2017

  • Start Strong: School of Science & Engineering, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

August 22, 2017

  • Start Strong: School of Media, Art & Design,  8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

August 23, 2017

  • Start Strong: School of Business, IT & Management, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

August 24, 2017

  • Start Strong: School of Interdisciplinary Studies, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

August 26, 2017

  • Start Strong: General (Whitby), 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

August 31 and September 1, 2017

  • Orientation for International Students

September 2, 2017

  • Start Strong: General, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

September 4, 2017

  • Labour Day (services closed)

September 5, 2017

  • Orientation for first-year students

September 6, 2017

  • Classes begin for all Durham College students
  • Campus Cup women’s game 7 p.m. and men’s game 8:15 p.m.

September 8, 2017

  • Oshawa campus Part-time Job Fair 

September 12, 2017

  • Whitby campus Part-time Job Fair

September 18, 2017

  • Peer tutoring for fall semester begins

September 29, 2017

  • Student Health Insurance Plan opt-out deadline for September-start students
  • Deadline to add your co-curricular activities to your record at www.durhamcollege.ca/ccr
  • Deadline for the Founder’s Cup Award of Excellence applications to be submitted

October 9, 2017

  • Thanksgiving Day (services closed and classes cancelled)

October 12, 2017

  • Further Education Expo in gyms 3 and 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m

October 26, 2017

  • Fall convocation 

November 17, 2017

  • Final date to submit an application to receive peer tutoring for fall semester 

December 22, 2017

  • College closes at 4:30 p.m. for the holiday season

January 2, 2018 

  • College re-opens at 8 a.m.

January 3, 2018

  • Orientation for January-start international students

January 3 to January 5, 2018

  • Program orientation for first-year January-start students

January 8, 2018

  • Classes begin for all Durham College students

January 22, 2018

  • Peer tutoring for winter semester begins

January 31, 2018

  • Student Health Insurance Plan opt-out deadline for January-start students 

February 6, 2018

February 7, 2018

February 19, 2018

  • Family Day (services closed and classes are cancelled)

February 26 to March 2, 2018

  • Winter break week for post-secondary students 

March 29, 2018

  • Final date to submit an application to receive peer tutoring for winter semester

March 30, 2018

  • Good Friday (services closed and classes cancelled)

April 30, 2018

  • Deadline to add your co-curricular activites to your record at www.durhamcollege.ca/ccr (all students)
  • Deadline for the Founder’s Cup Award of Excellence applications to be submitted 

May 2018

  • Durham College students in the spring/summer semester (14-week or seven-week courses) are encouraged to contact Student Academic Learning Services for peer tutoring dates

May 3, 2018

  • Orientation or May-start international students 

May 4, 2018

  • Program orientation for firs-year May-start students 

May 7, 2018

  • Classes begin for all Durham College students 

May 21, 2018

  • Victoria Day (services closed and classes cancelled)

May 31, 2018

  • Student Health Insurance Plan opt-out deadline for May-start students 

June 11-13, 2018

  • Spring Convocation 

July 1, 2018

  • Canada Day 

July 2, 2018

  • Services closed and classes cancelled

August 6, 2018

  • Civic Holiday (services closed and classes cancelled)

 

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