Dates & Deadlines

Applications, application fee, and supporting documents must be received in the Admissions Office by the following dates:

High School Applicants

Scholarship deadline - March 1
Application deadline - August 31

A small number of students are traditionally accepted in January. Students will be admitted beginning October for the January semester.

Post-degree Program Applicants

Bachelor of Education - January 15
Bachelor of Social Work - January 31

International Applicants

International applicants are encouraged to complete and submit applications and supporting documents by June 1 for September admission and October 1 for January admission. While applications will be accepted beyond those dates, students who apply later risk having insufficient time to obtain student visas and other authorization.

Please note that processing times at embassies can take up to three months.

2017 Important Dates
September 2-9 Welcome Week
September 4 Labour Day
September 7 Classes begin
September 10 Opening Mass
September 15 Last day to confirm registration by arranging payment of fees
September 15 Last day to add Fall term and full-year courses
October 2 Last day to apply for November 1 Graduation
October 9 Thanksgiving Day - University closed
October 13 Deadline to opt out of Health Plan
October 27 Last day to withdraw from first-semester courses without academic penalty
October 27 Last day for partial refunds of first-semester fees
October 31 Last day to apply for Spring Convocation
November 1 Deadline to declare major
November 10 Fall Term Reading Day - no classes
November 11 Remembrance Day
November 13 University closed in lieu of November 11
November 24 Last day to hold class tests in first semester
December 6 Last day of classes for first semester
December 7-10 Reading days - no classes
December 11 Christmas examinations begin
December 16 Christmas examinations end
December 18 Make-up exam period
2018 Important Dates
January 4 Classes resume
January 12 Last day to add Winter term courses
January 12 Last day to withdraw from full-year courses without academic penalty
January 15 Application deadline for BEd Program
January 28 Celebration of Feast Day of St. Thomas Aquinas, patron saint of the University
January 30 Last day to apply for March 1 Graduation
January 31 Application deadline for BSW post-degree program
February 19 NB Family Day - University closed
February 23 Last day to withdraw from second-semester courses without academic penalty
February 23 Last day for partial refund of second-semester fees
March 5-9 March Reading Week - No classes
March 15 Long Night Against Procrastination
March 16 Student Research & Ideas Fair
March 29 Last day to hold class tests in second semester
March 30-April 2 Easter - University closed
April 11 Last day of classes in second semester
April 12-15 Reading days - no classes
April 16 Final examinations begin
April 21 Final examinations end
April 23 Make-up exam period
April 30 Intersession begins
May 14 Baccalaureate Mass
May 15 Spring Convocation
May 21 Victoria Day - University closed
June 21 Intersession ends
July 1 Canada Day
July 2 University closed in lieu of July 1
July 3 Summer Session begins
July 6 Summer Convocation
August 6 New Brunswick Day - University closed
August 10 Summer Session ends