Sessional Dates 2017-2018

2017 Fall Session

August 2017

August 21

First Year Registration

August 21 – 31

First Year: Legal Methods Intensive

August 31

Graduate Student Orientation

September 2017

September 4

Labour Day: no classes

September 5

Classes begin for all students

September 15

Deemed Monday

September 18
(10:00 a.m.)

Directed Research proposals due: first term and full year projects

September 18
(10:00 a.m.)

Add/Drop First term and Full Year Courses: upper years students only
Intensive Courses (Add/Drop) – Third lecture day of course
Supervised Upper Year Research Paper forms due

October 2017

October 5

Student Off-Campus TO Summer Job Interviews (OCIs): no upper year classes before 5 pm

October 6

OCIs: no upper year classes

October 9

Thanksgiving: University closed

October 13

Upper year classes: rescheduled from OCIs

November 2017

November 6 – 10

Reading Week (all years)

December 2017

December 4

Classes End (all years)

December 5 – 18

Examination Period (upper year)

December 8 – 18

Examination Period (first year)

December 19
(10:00 a.m.)

Deadline - first term written work

December 21, 2017 - January 2, 2018 inclusive

Winter Holiday

 2018 Winter Session

January 2018

January 3

University re-opens: classes start for all students

January 8-12

Deferred Exam Writing Period for Fall Session

January 15
(10:00 a.m.)

Directed Research proposals due – second term projects: upper year students only

January 15
(10:00 a.m.)

Add/Drop Second Term Courses: upper years students only
Note:  Intensive Courses (Add/Drop) – Third lecture day of course
Competitive Mooting Academic Credit Forms due: 3L students only
Supervised Upper Year Research Paper forms due

February 2018

February 19

Family Day

February 20 – 23

Reading Week (all years)

March 2018

March 30

Good Friday: University closed

April 2018

April 3

Classes end (upper year)

April 4 – 20

Examination Period (upper year)

April 10

Classes end (first year)

April 13 – 20

Examination Period (first year)

April 23 
(10:00 a.m.)

Deadline - second term written work

May 2018

April 30 - May 4

Deferred Exam Writing Period for Winter Session

June 2018

TBA

Convocation (date set by UofT – see www.convocation.utoronto.ca )

July 2018

July 31

LLM thesis deadline: Final submission to SGS

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