Sessional Dates 2021-2022

These dates are also available in PDF format.

Note: These dates are subject to change, in response to provincial and university policies relating to Covid-19. (Updated March 2021).

2021 Fall Session

August 2021
August 23First Year Registration
August 23 - September 3First Year: Legal Methods Intensive
September 2021
September 6Labour Day: no classes
September 7Classes begin for all students
TBCGraduate Student Orientation
September 15
(10:00 AM)
Directed Research proposals (first term and full year projects), and
Supervised Upper Year Research Paper forms due
September 22
(10:00 AM)
Add/Drop deadline for first term and full year courses
October 2021
October 7 & 8Student Off-Campus Summer Job Interviews (OCIs): no upper year classes before 5:00 PM
October 11Thanksgiving: University closed
November 2021
November 1 – 5Reading Week
December 2021
December 3Classes end (upper year)
December 9Classes end (first year)
December 3 – 17Examination period (upper year)
December 10 – 17Examination period (first year)
December 20
(10:00 AM)
Deadline - first term written work
December 22 - 31, 2021  (inclusive)Winter Holiday - University closed

 2022 Winter Session

January 2022
January 3University re-opens: classes start for first year students
January 3 - 7Intersession term (upper year)
January 3
(10:00 PM)
Add/Drop deadline for intensive courses
January 10Classes begin (upper year)
January 17
(10:00 AM)
Directed Research proposals (second term projects),
Competitive Mooting Academic Credit forms, and
Supervised Upper Year Research Paper forms due
January 25
(10:00 AM)
Add/Drop deadline for second term courses
February 2022
February 21Family Day:  University closed
February 22 – 25Reading Week
March 2022
April 2022
April 7Classes end for all students
April 8 - 27Examination period
April 15Good Friday:  University closed
April 28
(10:00 AM)
Deadline - second term written work
May 2022
June 2022
TBAConvocation (date set by UofT – see www.convocation.utoronto.ca )
July 2022
July 31LLM thesis deadline: Final submission to SGS