Current Students


This portion of the website contains information to support your graduate career, from initial registration to funding and development opportunities to graduation.


  • The academic and administrative structure, policies and procedures of the University.

Student Status

  • Overview of procedures including inital registration, changes in status and enrollment in graduate courses.

Student Finances

  • Financial information including fees and tuition, funding opportunities, and income tax reporting.

Thesis and Dissertation

  • Guidelines and procedures from intial creation through to submission.

International Students

  • Services and registrarial details pertinent to international students.

Visiting and Exchange Students

  • Opportunities for current students to study at other institutions both in Canada and abroad.

Enhancing your Experience

  • Professional development opportunities to support graduate student success.

Campus Resources

  • Overview of the network of support services available to graduate students.

Student Services

  • Resources and services to assist students throughout their graduate career.
Important Dates for Fall Term

  • September 8
    Fall term [F14] and Fall/Winter term [Y14-15] classes start
  • September 10
    Fall term fees payable and due
  • September 22
    Last day to add [F14] or [Y14-15] course without permission of the instructor
  • October 6
    Last day to add [F14] or [Y14-15] course with permission of the instructor
  • October 13
    Thanksgiving – University closed
  • October 15-15
  • Fall 2014 Convocation
  • October 27
    Last day to drop [F14] term course
  • October 27
    Registration for Fall term ends
  • October 29 – November 2
    Co-curricular days – no classes
  • November 15
    Academic petitions — Deadline to submit change of status for Winter term [W15]
  • December 7
    Fall term classes end
  • December 9
    Fall term exams begin
  • December 16
    Winter term [W15] registration deadline
  • December 22
    Fall term exams end
  • December 24 – January 2
    Holiday break – University closed