- This schedule and refund dates apply to most college programs that start in September. Some programs start earlier.
- See the Term Dates 2020-2021 page for specific program start and end dates.
- These term dates don't include apprenticeship programs, continuing education or any other program with major work experience or practicums.
Aug 31 – Registration Day, fees due
Sep 1 - Classes begin for semester 1
Sep 7 - Labour Day
Sep 8 - Last day to add courses
Sep 21 - Last day to drop courses. Last day to withdraw from college with full refund.
Oct 12 - Thanksgiving Day - College closed
Nov 2 - Last day to withdraw from semester 1 with W grade or change from credit to audit
Nov 11 - Remembrance Day - College closed
Dec 11 – Last day Semester 1
Dec 12 - Jan 4 - Christmas break for students
Dec 21 - Jan 3 - College closed
Jan 4 - College reopens
Jan 5 – First day Semester 2
Jan 11 - Last day to add semester 2 classes
Jan 25 - Last day to drop semester 2 courses. Last day to withdraw from college with 100% refund of semester 2 fees.
Feb 13-21 Reading Week - Spring Break for students in most programs 1
Feb 15 - Family Day - College closed
Mar 15 - Last day to withdraw from semester 2 courses with W grade or change from credit to audit.
Apr 2-5 - Easter - College closed
Apr 23 – Last day Semester 2 for most programs 2
May 27 – Lloydminster Campus Convocation ceremonies
Jun 3-4 – Vermilion Campus Convocation ceremonies
Not all programs have spring break.
2 HOOT, HOPE, 2nd Class Power Engineering, hairstylist and BEd (ATEP) end later. Some programs also have practicums that extend into May (AHT, VMA, admin professional, interior design, HOPE)