Sessional Dates 2005-2006

Fees Deadlines: Fees deadlines are not listed in the Sessional Dates, and do not necessarily correspond with academic deadlines. Information on deadlines for dropping courses without financial penalty is contained in the Blue Book available from the Office of the University Registrar on the web at http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/bluebook/

Examination Rereading Deadlines: The attention of students is drawn to Regulation 13 concerning deadlines for making application to reread examination papers.

July 2005
15 Last day to apply for re-admission (for students required to withdraw)
August 2005
15 Minimum registration prepayment due: after this date late registration fee applies
15 Last day to cancel application for supplemental examinations without academic or financial penalty
29 QCARD is available to complete the final stages of registration process for students who have preregistered and made the minimum payment
29 First Day for returning students to pick up validation stickers after completing registration on QCARD (tentative)
September 2005
5 Orientation begins (arrival day)
5 Labour Day
6 Welcoming Ceremony for new students
6 Students may add and drop courses on QCARD
6-8 Supplemental Examinations
6-8 Challenge Examinations for First Year Students
7 First Year Students pick up timetable and Calendar, 9 -11 am
9 First Year Students receive photo-id card and validation sticker
12 Fall Term classes begin
15 Last day to apply to transfer from another faculty
23 Last day to register without extra fee. After this date, students must appeal in writing to the Operations Committee for permission to register late.
23 Last day to add a Fall Term or sessional course or to change from one engineering program to another engineering program
30 Deadline for payment of balance of tuition fees without incurring interest charges
October 2005
10 Thanksgiving Day (classes will not be held)
15 Last day to apply for admission to upper year courses at the International Study Centre for Winter Term
16 University Day
28 Fall Convocation
November 2005
1 Additional late fees apply after this date which is when the university reports registration numbers to the government
4 Last day to withdraw voluntarily from Fall Term courses
11 Remembrance Day Services (classes cancelled 10:30-11:30 a.m.)
December 2005
1 Last day to apply for admission to Dual Degree Program for next Winter Term
2 Fall Term classes end
3 Pre-exam Study Period begins
6 Commemoration Day
6 Pre-exam Study Period ends
7 Fall Term final examinations begin
21 Final examinations end
21 Fall Term ends
January 2006
9 Winter Term classes begin
9 Last day to register without financial penalty for students not registered in any other courses
9 Students unable to register for the winter term by this date must appeal in writing to the Operations Committee and pay a registration administration fee
15 Last day to apply to the International Programs office for exchange programs for 2006-2007
16 Extended Program classes begin
20 Last day to add a Winter Term course or to change an academic program
20 Last day to withdraw from sessional course
23 Discipline Orientation begins
27 Last day to apply to rewrite a first year Fall Term examination
27 Last day to add a Fall Term Extended Program course
30 Last day to drop a Fall Term Extended Program course or to cancel, without academic penalty, application to rewrite a First Year Fall Term examination.
30 Last day to withdraw from program without failure of year
February 2006
1 Additional late fees apply after this date which is when the university reports registration numbers to the government
8 Discipline Orientation ends
20-24 Mid-term reading week
22-24 Extended Program First Term examinations
27 Extended Program Winter Term classes begin
March 2006
3 Last day to withdraw voluntarily from Winter Term courses
10 Last day to add a Winter Term Extended Program course
15 Last day to apply for admission to upper year courses at the International Study Centre for Spring-Summer session
April 2006
7 Last day to drop a Winter Term Extended Program course
7 Winter Term classes end
8-9 Pre-exam Study Period
10 Final Examinations begin
14 Good Friday - NO Exams
29 Winter Term ends. Final Examinations end
30 CIVL 211 Surveying Field School begins (8 days)
May 2006
1 Spring Term begins for Extended First Year
1 Last day to apply for admission to Dual Degree Program for the next Fall-Winter session
7 CIVL 211 Surveying School ends
22 Victoria Day (classes will not be held)
23 Last day for students in the regular First Year program to register to rewrite the exam in second term courses of the first year
26 Spring Convocation
June 2006
2 Last day to pay administrative fee for rewrite exams in second term courses of the First Year written in a location other than Kingston
9 Classes for Extended First Year end
9 Last day to withdraw from rewrite exams of second term courses of the First year
9 Last day to apply for admission to upper-year courses at the International Study Centre for Fall Term
12-16 Extended Program examinations
14 Last day to apply for supplemental examination privileges

Modified by G.Crowson - August 8/05

Queen’s University is situated on traditional Anishnaabe and Haudenosaunee Territory.