Fall 2021 - Winter 2022 Academic Dates

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Due to ongoing changes related to the COVID-19 pandemic, dates are subject to changes. All updates will be reflected here with the date of change noted, please check key dates.

For dates related to courses on other campuses, see the appropriate calendar (such as the UTM Calendar or the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Calendar), and the Registrar’s Guide. For more information on courses at other campuses, click here. Please refer to the Registrar’s Office website for other important registrationfinancial and petition deadlines. 

UTSC Dates

F-Section

(September - December)

Y-Section

(September - April)

S-Section

(January - April)

Duration of classes

Sept. 7 -
Dec. 6

Sept. 7 -
April 8

Jan. 10 -
April 8

Reading week Oct. 9 - 15

Oct. 9 - 15;

Feb. 22 - 25

Feb. 22 - 25
Study break Dec. 7 - 8

Dec. 7 - 8;

April 9 - 12

April 9 - 12
Final exam period
Dec. 9 - 21
(including Sundays,
Dec. 12 and 19)
April 13 - 29 April 13 - 29
2021 Summer deferred exam period
Dec. 7 - 21**
2021 Fall deferred exam period
April 9 - 29**
**Note: students will be expected to write their deferred exams according to the petition approval message on eService
University Closures

Sept. 6 (Labour Day);

Oct. 11 (Thanksgiving Day);

Dec. 22 - December 31 (December break);

Feb. 21 (Family Day);

April 15 (Good Friday)

Course Enrolment & Term Work F-Section Y-Section S-Section
View your start time on ACORN
(degree students only)
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd Year Students: June 29
  • 4th & 5th Year Students: June 18
Course enrolment begins
Add up to 2.5 credits per semester
  • 1st Year: July 7
  • 2nd Year: July 13
  • 3rd Year: July 9
  • 4th & 5th Year: June 23
  • Non-degree: Begins 10:00AM July 14
Add up to 3.0 credits on ACORN
Begins 8:00 a.m. Aug. 5
Add St.George or UTM courses
Begins 6:00 a.m. Aug. 6

Add courses on ACORN by this date to avoid the registration penalty (maximum $114)

Aug. 16 Aug. 16 Nov. 25*
Late registration penalty applied at the Registrar’s Office Aug. 17 Aug. 17 Nov. 26*

Financial cancellation and course removal date
due to non-payment or unsuccessful fee deferral

Aug. 30 Aug. 30 Dec. 9*

Deadline to cancel registration (drop all courses) with no minimum charge

Sept. 6 Sept. 6 Jan. 9
UTSC waitlist ends, check status of your courses Sept. 15 Sept. 15 Jan. 18

Deadline to adjust course load
(for students on probation and/or writing deferred exams)

Sept. 20 Sept. 20 Jan. 23

Deadline for registered students to add courses or make a section change on ACORN

Sept. 20 Sept. 20 Jan. 23

Deadline to drop courses without academic penalty
and have them removed from your transcript

Nov. 22 Feb. 22 March 28

Credit/No Credit an elective or breadth requirement:
Request or remove this assessment from your transcript

Sept. 7 - Dec. 6 Sept. 7 - April 8 Jan. 10 - April 8
Last day to submit term assignments Dec. 6 April 8 April 8

Request a late withdrawal from a UTSC course on eService

Nov. 23 - Dec. 6 Feb. 23 - April 8 March 29 - April 8
Request a late withdrawal from a UTM course on eService Nov. 23 - Dec. 7 Feb. 23 - April 8 March 29 - April 8
Request a late withdrawal from a UTSG course on eService Nov. 23 - Dec. 8 Feb. 23 - April 8 March 29 - April 8
*This deadline applies to students enrolled in only Winter 2022 courses
Graduation
Request for graduation for June 2022 on ACORN Nov. 14 - Feb. 14

 

Fall 2021 - Winter 2022 Academic Dates by Section

 

UTSC Dates
Duration of classes September 7 - April 8
Reading week October 9 - October 15;
February 22 - February 25
Study break December 7 - December 8;
April 9 - April 12
Final exam period April 13 - April 29**
2021 Summer deferred exam period December 7 – December 21**
2021 Fall deferred exam period April 9  - 29**
**Note: students will be expected to write their deferred exams according to the petition approval message on eService
University Closures

September 6 (Labour Day);

October 11 (Thanksgiving Day);

December 22 - December 31 (December break);

February 21 (Family Day);

April 15 (Good Friday)

Course Enrolment & Term Work
View your start time on ACORN (degree students only) 1st, 2nd, 3rd Year Students: June 29
4th & 5th Year Students: June 18
Course enrolment begins
Add up to 2.5 credits per semester
1st Year: July 7

2nd Year: July 13

3rd Year: July 9

4th & 5th Year: June 23

Non-degree: Begins 10:00AM July 14

Add up to 3.0 credits on ACORN Begins 8:00AM: August 5
Add St.George or UTM courses Beginning at 6:00AM on: August 6
Add courses on ACORN by this date to avoid the registration penalty (maximum $114) August 16
Late registration penalty applied at the Registrar’s Office August 17
Financial cancellation and course removal date due to non-payment or successful fee deferral August 30
Deadline to cancel registration (i.e., drop all of your courses) with no minimum charge September 6
UTSC waitlist ends- check status of your courses September 15
Deadline to adjust course load (for students on probation and/or writing deferred exams) September 20
Deadline for registered students to add courses or make a section change on ACORN September 20
Deadline to drop courses without academic penalty and have them removed from transcript February 22
Credit/No Credit an elective or breadth requirement: Request or remove this assessment from your transcript September 7  - April 8
Last day to submit term assignments April 8
Request a late withdrawal from a UTSC course on eService February 23  - April 8
Request a late withdrawal from a UTM course on eService February 23 - April 8
Request a late withdrawal from a UTSG course on eService February 23 - April 8
Graduation
Request for graduation for June 2022 on ACORN November 14 - February 14

 

 

UTSC Dates
Duration of classes September 7 - December 6
Reading week October 9 - October 15;
Study break December 7 - December 8
Final exam period

December 9 - December 21

(including Sunday, December 12 and Sunday, December 19)

2021 Summer deferred exam period December 7 - December 21**
Exam Contingency Date December 12 (to be used only if required by scheduling requests)
Exam Contingency Date December 19 (to be used for exams cancelled due to weather or other circumstances)
**Note: students will be expected to write their deferred exams according to the petition approval message on eService
University Closures

September 6 (Labour Day);

October 11 (Thanksgiving Day);

December 22 - December 31 (December break);

Course Enrolment & Term Work
View your start time on ACORN (degree students only) 1st, 2nd, 3rd Year Students: June 29
4th & 5th Year Students: June 18
Course enrolment begins
Add up to 2.5 credits per semester
1st Year: July 7

2nd Year: July 13

3rd Year: July 9

4th & 5th Year: June 23

Non-degree: Begins 10:00AM July 14

Add up to 3.0 credits on ACORN Begins 8:00AM: August 5
Add St.George or UTM courses Beginning at 6:00AM on: August 6
Add courses on ACORN by this date to avoid the registration penalty (maximum $114) August 16
Late registration penalty applied at the Registrar’s Office August 17
Financial cancellation and course removal date due to non-payment or unsuccessful fee deferral August 30
Deadline to cancel registration (i.e., drop all of your courses) with no minimum charge September 6
UTSC waitlist ends- check status of your courses September 15
Deadline to adjust course load (for students on probation and/or writing deferred exams) September 20
Deadline for registered students to add courses or make a section change on ACORN September 20
Deadline to drop courses without academic penalty and have them removed from transcript November 22
Credit/No Credit an elective or breadth requirement: Request or remove this assessment from your transcript September 7  - December 6
Last day to submit term assignments December 6
Request a late withdrawal from a UTSC course on eService November 23  - December 6
Request a late withdrawal from a UTM course on eService November 23 - December 7
Request a late withdrawal from a UTSG course on eService November 23 - December 8
Graduation
Request for graduation for June 2022 on ACORN November 14 - February 14

 

 

UTSC Dates
Contingency Exam Date for Fall 2021 January 6 - January 8
Duration of classes January 10 - April 8*
Reading week February 22 - February 25
Study break April 9 - April 12
Final exam period April 13 - April 29
2021 Fall deferred exam period April 9 - April 29**
Contingency Exam Date April 17
Contingency Exam Date April 24
Contingency Exam Date April 30
**Note: students will be expected to write their deferred exams according to the petition approval message on eService
University Closures

February 21 (Family Day);

April 15 (Good Friday)

Course Enrolment & Term Work
View your start time on ACORN (degree students only) 1st, 2nd, 3rd Year Students: June 29
4th & 5th Year Students: June 18
Course enrolment begins
Add up to 2.5 credits per semester
1st Year: July 7

2nd Year: July 13

3rd Year: July 9

4th & 5th Year: June 23

Non-degree: Begins 10:00AM July 14

Add up to 3.0 credits on ACORN Begins 8:00AM: August 5
Add St.George or UTM courses Beginning at 6:00AM on: August 6
Add courses on ACORN by this date to avoid the registration penalty (maximum $114) November 25
Late registration penalty applied at the Registrar’s Office November 26
Financial cancellation and course removal date due to non-payment or successful fee deferral December 9
Deadline to cancel registration (i.e., drop all of your courses) with no minimum charge January 9
UTSC waitlist ends- check status of your courses January 18
Deadline to adjust course load (for students on probation and/or writing deferred exams) January 23
Deadline for registered students to add courses or make a section change on ACORN January 23
Deadline to drop courses without academic penalty and have them removed from transcript March 28
Credit/No Credit an elective or breadth requirement: Request or remove this assessment from your transcript January 10 - April 8
Last day to submit term assignments April 8
Request a late withdrawal from a UTSC course on eService March 29 - April 8
Request a late withdrawal from a UTM course on eService March 29 - April 8
Request a late withdrawal from a UTSG course on eService March 29 - April 8
Graduation
Request for graduation for June 2022 on ACORN November 14 - February 14