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Academic Calendar

  • 2019–2020 Academic Calendar

    Event/Activity/Deadline

    Regular Session1

    Compressed Session A1

    Compressed Session B1

    Fall Term 2019 Fee Payment Due (see your fee invoice online for details)

    New Students: June 19, 2019
     Returning Students: July 17, 2019

    Statutory Holiday – Labour Day – Sheridan is closed

    Sept. 2, 2019

    Fall Term 2019 Postsecondary

    Sept. 3–
    Dec. 13, 2019

    Sept. 3–
    Oct. 18, 2019

    Oct. 28–
    Dec. 13, 2019

    Last Day to Add a Class

    Sept. 9, 2019

    Sept. 9, 2019

    Nov. 1, 2019

    Last Day to Drop a Class2

    Sept. 16, 2019

    Sept. 16, 2019

    Nov. 8, 2019

    Last Day to Withdraw from a postsecondary program with a partial refund3

    Sept. 16, 2019

    Last day to select Optional Ancillary Services

    Sept. 16, 2019

    Non-OSAP Domestic Student Outstanding Fee Payment deadline  Sept. 17, 2019

    Last Day to Drop a Class without academic penalty

    Nov. 22, 2019

    Oct. 4, 2019

    Nov. 29, 2019

    Statutory Holiday – Thanksgiving – Sheridan is closed

    Oct. 14, 2019

    OSAP Domestic Student Outstanding Fee Payment deadline   Oct. 16, 2019

    Fall Convocation      

     Oct. 16 -17, 2019

    Reading Week
    No Scheduled Classes for Most Programs

    Oct. 21– 25, 2019

    Faculty Final Grades Submission (Session 7A)

    Oct. 22, 2019

    Session 7A Final Grades

     Oct. 24, 2019

    Last Day4 to submit an Academic Decision Appeal (7A Session) and last day to initiate contact with a faculty member regarding a Final Grade received in the 7A session.

     Oct. 30, 2019

    Last Day4 to Submit a Grade Appeal (7A Session)

     Nov. 4, 2019

    Winter Term 2020 Fee Payment Due (refer to the online fee invoice for details)

    New Students: Oct. 9, 2019
     Returning Students: Nov. 13, 2019

    Remembrance Day; the College is still open and classes are still running

     Nov. 11, 2019

    National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada; the College is still open and classes are still running

    Dec. 6, 2019

    End of Fall Term Postsecondary

    Dec. 13, 2019

    Faculty Final Grades Submission

    Dec. 17, 2019 at 5 p.m.

    Official Grades and Academic Standing View

    Jan. 3, 2020

    Deadline4 to submit an Academic Appeal related to Academic Decisions for the Fall 2019 term

    Jan.9, 2020

    Last day4 to initiate contact with a faculty member regarding a Final Grade received in the Fall 2019 term

    Jan. 9, 2020

    Deadline4 to submit a Final Grade Appeal

     Jan. 14, 2020

    Academic Advisement Period

    Jan. 6– Jan. 17, 2020

    Holiday Closure – Sheridan is closed

    Friday, Dec. 20, 2019 (noon) – Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020

    College Reopens from Holiday Closure

    Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020

    Winter Term 2020 Postsecondary

    Jan. 6 –
    Apr. 17, 2020

    Jan. 6 –
    Feb. 21, 2020

    Mar. 2 –
    April  17, 2020

    Last Day to Add a Class

    Jan. 10, 2020

    Jan. 10, 2020

    Mar. 6, 2020

    Last Day to Drop a Class2

    Jan. 17, 2020

    Jan. 17, 2020

    Mar. 13, 2020

    Last Day to Withdraw from a postsecondary program with a partial refund3

    Jan. 17, 2020

    Holiday Closure – Family Day

    Feb. 17, 2020

    Reading Week - No Scheduled Classes for Most Programs

    Feb. 24 – Feb. 28, 2020

    Last Day to Drop a Class without academic penalty

    Mar. 27, 2020

    Feb. 7, 2020

    Apr. 3, 2020

    Faculty Final Grades Submission (Session 7A)

     Feb. 25, 2020

    Session 7A Final Grades

     Feb. 27, 2020

    Last Day4 to submit an Academic Decision Appeal (7A Session) and last day to initiate contact with a faculty member regarding a Final Grade received in the 7A session.

     Mar. 4, 2020

    Last Day4 to Submit a Grade Appeal (7A Session)

     Mar. 9, 2020

    Statutory Holiday - Good Friday

    Apr. 10, 2020 – College Closed

    Spring Term 2020 Fee Payment Due
    (see your fee invoice online for details)

    New Students and International Returning Students:
    Mar. 4, 2020
    Domestic Returning Students : April 8, 2020

    End of Winter Term Postsecondary

    Apr. 17, 2020

    Faculty Final Grades Submission

     Apr. 21, 2020 @ 5pm

    Grades View and Academic Standing Posted

    Official Grades and Academic Standing View: April 28, 2020

    Deadline4 to submit an Academic Appeal related to Academic decisions for the Winter 2020 term

    May 4, 2020

    Last day4 to initiate contact with a faculty member regarding a Final Grade received in the Winter 2020 term

    May 4, 2020

    Last day4 to submit an Appeal for a Final Grade received in the Winter 2020 term

     May 7, 2020

    Academic Advisement Period

     April 28 – May 15, 2020

    Spring/Summer Term 2020 Postsecondary

    May 4–
    Aug.14, 2020

    May 4 –
    June 19, 2020

    June 29 –
    Aug. 14, 2020

    Last Day to Add a Class

    May 8, 2020

    May 8, 2020

    July 6, 2020

    Last Day to Drop a Class2  

    May 15, 2020

    May 15, 2020

    July 13, 2020

    Last Day to Withdraw from a postsecondary program with a partial refund3

    May 15, 2020

    Statutory Holiday – Victoria Day

    May 18, 2020 – College Closed

    Annual Convocation Ceremonies

    June 8 – 11, 2020  

    Reading Week - No Scheduled Classes for Most Programs

    June 22 – 26, 2020

    Statutory Holiday – Canada Day

    July 1, 2020 – College Closed

    Last Day to Drop a Class without academic penalty

    July 24, 2020

    June 5, 2020

    July 31, 2020

    Faculty Final Grades Submission (Session 7A)

     June 23, 2020

    Session 7A Final Grades

     June 25, 2020

    Last Day4 to submit an Academic Decision Appeal (7A Session) and last day to initiate contact with a Faculty member regarding a Final Grade received in the 7A session.

     July 2, 2020

    Last Day4 to Submit a Grade Appeal (7A Session)

     July 7, 2020

    Fall Term 2020 Fee Payment Due (see your fee invoice online for details)

    New Students: June 10, 2020
    Returning Students: July 15, 2020

    Statutory Holiday – Civic Day

    Aug. 3, 2020 – College Closed

    End of Summer Term Postsecondary

    Aug. 14, 2020

    Faculty Final Grades Submission

    Aug. 18, 2020 @5pm

    Grades View and Academic Standing Posted

    Official Grades and Academic Standing: Aug. 25, 2020

    Last day4 to initiate contact with a faculty member regarding a Final Grade received in the Spring 2020 term

    Aug. 31, 2020

    Deadline4 to submit an Academic Appeal related to Academic decisions for the Spring 2020 term

    Aug. 31, 2020

    Last day4 to submit an Appeal for a Final Grade received in the Spring 2020 term

     Sept. 3, 2020

    Statutory Holiday – Labour Day

    Sept. 7, 2020

    Academic Advisement Period

    Aug. 25, 2020–Sept. 21, 2020

    1. About Regular and Compressed Sessions:

    • Regular Session: 14-week session. Note: the week of No Scheduled Classes (Week 8) is excluded from the total number of weeks in a session.
    • Compressed Session A: Weeks 1–7 of a Regular Session
    • Compressed Session B: Weeks 9–15 of a Regular Session

    2. Students who drop more than two classes may fall into part-time status and may be entitled to a refund. This action may also affect a student’s eligibility for OSAP assistance.

    3. This deadline date is strictly enforced. Requests for withdrawals must be submitted in writing to the Office of the Registrar by the due date. (Dates are accurate at time of publication and are subject to change.)

    4. Refer to the Academic Appeals and Consideration Procedure for more information.

  • 2020–2021 Academic Calendar

    Event/Activity/Deadline

    Regular Session1

    Compressed Session A1

    Compressed Session B1

    Fall Term 202 Fee Payment Due (see your fee invoice online for details)

    New Students: June 15 2020
     Returning Students: July 15, 2020

    Fall 2020 Orientation Week August 31–September 4, 2020

    Statutory Holiday – Labour Day

    Sept. 7, 2020 – College Closed

    Fall Term 2020 Postsecondary

    Sept. 8–Dec. 18, 2020

    Sept. 8–Oct. 23, 2020

    Nov. 2–Dec. 18, 2020

    Last Day to Add a Class

    Sept. 14, 2020

    Sept. 14, 2019

    Nov. 6, 2020

    Last Day to Drop a Class2

    Sept. 21, 2020

    Sept. 21, 2020

    Nov. 13, 2020

    Last Day to Withdraw from a postsecondary program with a partial refund3

    Sept. 21, 2020

    Last Day to Drop a Class without academic penalty

    Nov. 27, 2020

    Oct. 9, 2020

    Dec. 4, 2020

    Statutory Holiday – Thanksgiving

    Oct. 12, 2020 – College Closed

    Fall Convocation      

     Oct. 13–15, 2020

    Reading Week
    No Scheduled Classes for Most Programs

    Oct. 26–30, 2020

    Faculty Final Grades Submission (Session 7A)

    Oct. 27, 2020

    Session 7A Final Grades

     Oct. 29, 2020

    Last Day4 to submit an Academic Decision Appeal (7A Session) and last day to initiate contact with a faculty member regarding a Final Grade received in the 7A session.

    Nov. 4, 2020

    Last Day4 to Submit a Grade Appeal (7A Session)

     Nov. 9, 2020

    Winter Term 2021 Fee Payment Due (refer to the online Fee Estimate for details)

    TBD                 

    Remembrance Day; the College is still open and classes are still running

     Nov. 11, 2020

    National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada

    Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020

    End of Fall Term 2020 Postsecondary

    Dec. 18, 2020

    Faculty Final Grades Submission

    Monday, Dec. 21, 2020 at 5 p.m.

    Grades View and Academic Standing Posted

    Official Grades and Academic Standing View: Jan. 7, 2021

    Deadline4 to submit an Academic Appeal related to Academic Decisions for the Fall 2020 term

    Jan. 13, 2021

    Last day4 to initiate contact with a faculty member regarding a Final Grade received in the Fall 2020 term

    Jan. 13, 2021

    Deadline4 to submit a Final Grade Appeal

     Jan. 18, 2021

    Academic Advisement Period

    Jan. 7–22, 2021

    Holiday Closure

    Friday, Dec. 23, 2020 (noon) – Friday, Jan. 1, 2021 – College Closed

    College Reopens from Holiday Closure

    Monday, Jan. 4, 2021

    Winter 2021 Orientation Week Jan. 5–8, 2021

    Winter Term 2021 Postsecondary

    Jan. 11–Apr. 23, 2021

    Jan. 11–Feb. 26, 2021

    Mar. 8–April  23, 2021

    Last Day to Add a Class

    Jan. 15, 2021

    Jan. 15, 2021

    Mar. 12, 2021

    Last Day to Drop a Class2

    Jan. 22, 2021

    Jan. 22, 2021

    Mar. 19, 2021

    Last Day to Withdraw from a postsecondary program with a partial refund3

    Jan. 22, 2021

    Holiday Closure – Family Day

    Feb. 15, 2021

    Reading Week – No Scheduled Classes for Most Programs

    March 1–5, 2021

    Last Day to Drop a Class without academic penalty

    Thursday, April 1, 2021

    Feb. 12, 2021

    Apr. 9, 2021

    Faculty Final Grades Submission (Session 7A)

    March 2, 2021

    Session 7A Final Grades

    March 4, 2021

    Last Day4 to submit an Academic Decision Appeal (7A Session) and last day to initiate contact with a faculty member regarding a Final Grade received in the 7A session.

     Mar. 10, 2021

    Last Day4 to Submit a Grade Appeal (7A Session)

     Mar. 15, 2021

    Statutory Holiday – Good Friday

    Apr. 2, 2021 – College Closed

    Spring Term 2021 Fee Payment Due
    (see your fee invoice online for details)

    TBD

    End of Winter Term Postsecondary

    Apr. 23, 2021

    Faculty Final Grades Submission

     Apr. 27, 2021 at 5 p.m.

    Official Grades and Academic Standing View

    May 4, 2021

    Deadline4 to submit an Academic Appeal related to Academic decisions for the Winter 2021 term

    May 10, 2021

    Last day4 to initiate contact with a faculty member regarding a Final Grade received in the Winter 2021 term

    May 10, 2021

    Last day4 to submit an Appeal for a Final Grade received in the Winter 2021 term

     May 13, 2021

    Academic Advisement Period

    May 4–21, 2021

    Spring/Summer Orientation Week May 5–6, 2021

    Spring/Summer Term 2021 Postsecondary

    May 10–Aug.20, 2021

    May 10–June 25, 2021

    July 5–Aug. 20, 2021

    Last Day to Add a Class

    May 14, 2021

    May 14, 2021

    July 9, 2021

    Last Day to Drop a Class2  

    May 21, 2021

    May 21, 2021

    July 16, 2021

    Last Day to Withdraw from a postsecondary program with a partial refund3

    May 21, 2021

    Statutory Holiday – Victoria Day

    May 24, 2021 – College Closed

    Annual Convocation Ceremonies

    June 7–10, 2021

    Reading Week – No Scheduled Classes for Most Programs

    June 28–July 2, 2021

    Statutory Holiday – Canada Day

    Thursday, July 1, 2021 – College Closed

    Friday, July 2, 2021 – College Closed

    Last Day to Drop a Class without academic penalty

    July 30, 2021

    June 11, 2021

    Aug. 6, 2021

    Faculty Final Grades Submission (Session 7A)

     June 239, 2021

    Session 7A Final Grades

    July 5, 2021

    Last Day4 to submit an Academic Decision Appeal (7A Session) and last day to initiate contact with a Faculty member regarding a Final Grade received in the 7A session.

     July 9, 2021

    Last Day4 to Submit a Grade Appeal (7A Session)

     July 14, 2021

    Fall Term 2021Fee Payment Due (see your fee invoice online for details)

    New Students: June 15, 2021
    Returning Students: July 14, 2021

    Statutory Holiday – Civic Day

    Aug. 2, 2021 – College Closed

    End of Summer Term Postsecondary

    Aug. 14, 2020

    Faculty Final Grades Submission

    Aug. 20, 2021

    Official Grades and Academic Standing Posted

    Aug. 31, 2021

    Last day4 to initiate contact with a faculty member regarding a Final Grade received in the Spring 2021 term

    Sept. 7, 2021

    Deadline4 to submit an Academic Appeal related to Academic decisions for the Spring 2021 term

    Sept. 7, 2021

    Last day4 to submit an Appeal for a Final Grade received in the Spring 2021 term

     Sept. 10, 2021

    Statutory Holiday – Labour Day

    Sept. 6, 2021

    Academic Advisement Period

    Aug. 31, 2021–Sept. 20, 2021

    1. About Regular and Compressed Sessions:

    • Regular Session: 14-week session. Note: the week of No Scheduled Classes (Week 8) is excluded from the total number of weeks in a session.
    • Compressed Session A: Weeks 1–7 of a Regular Session
    • Compressed Session B: Weeks 9–15 of a Regular Session

    2. Students who drop more than two classes may fall into part-time status and may be entitled to a refund. This action may also affect a student’s eligibility for OSAP assistance.

    3. This deadline date is strictly enforced. Requests for withdrawals must be submitted in writing to the Office of the Registrar by the due date. (Dates are accurate at time of publication and are subject to change.)

    4. Refer to the Academic Appeals and Consideration Procedure for more information.