Calendar Dates and Regulations

11 Calendar Dates

Note: Not all programs follow these dates. Please check with your program.

UPEI Calendar Dates 2023-2024 (All programs except Doctor of Veterinary Medicine)

FALL SEMESTER (SEPTEMBER–DECEMBER 2023)
SEPTEMBER 2023
6 Wednesday  Classes Begin
10 Sunday  Final date to apply to graduate for Fall Semester
15 Friday FINAL DAY FOR REGISTRATION, FOR CHANGING COURSES OR SECTIONS, FOR CANCELLATION OF COURSES OR SECTIONS, FOR CANCELLATION OF COURSES WITH FULL REFUND; All Fall Semester Fees due
30 Saturday
National Day for Truth and Reconciliation 
OCTOBER 2023  
2 Monday Holiday in lieu of National Day for Truth and Reconciliation – No classes.
9 Monday  Thanksgiving Day.  No classes.
10-13 (Tues-Fri) Mid-semester break.  No classes.  (Does not apply to BEd and EMBA).
31 Tuesday  Last day for discontinuing courses – 50% tuition refund.  No discontinuations after this date.
NOVEMBER 2023  
13 Monday  Holiday in lieu of Remembrance Day.   No classes

DECEMBER 2023
 
6 Wednesday    *Final Day of Fall Semester Classes
9-19 (Sat-Tues)   **EXAMINATIONS.  No examinations will be held during the period 23 November to 9 December inclusive without the permission of the Chair and Dean.  Note:  Please see Academic Regulation #13.
10 Sunday  No Exams
17 Sunday  Exams afternoon and evening only
22 Friday  End of Fall Semester.  Course grades to be submitted to Registrar’s Office by noon on this date.
31 Sunday  Final date to apply to graduate for Winter Semester for the May Convocations.
   
WINTER SEMESTER (JANUARY–MAY 2024)
 
JANUARY 2024  
8 Monday Classes Begin
19 Friday  FINAL DAY FOR REGISTRATION, FOR CHANGING COURSES OR SECTIONS, FOR CANCELLATION OF COURSES OR SECTIONS,
FOR CANCELLATION OF COURSES WITH FULL REFUND; All Winter Semester Fees Due.

FEBRUARY 2024
 
19 Monday   Islander Day.  No classes.
20-23 (Tues-Fri) Mid-semester break. No classes. (Does not apply to BEd and EMBA).
20 Tuesday Registration begins for 2024 Summer
26 Monday Classes resume
29 Thursday Last day for discontinuing courses – 50% tuition refund.  No discontinuations after this date.
MARCH 2024
29 Friday Good Friday.  No classes.
APRIL 2024
1 Monday Easter Monday.  No classes.
9 Tuesday Final Day of Winter Semester Classes.
12-22 (Fri-Mon) **EXAMINATIONS.  No examinations will be held during the period 25 March to 9 April inclusive without the permission of the Chair and Dean.   Note:  Please see Academic Regulation #13.
14 Sunday No exams
21 Sunday Exams afternoon and evening only
25 Thursday End of Winter Semester.  Course grades for fourth year students to be submitted to the Registrar’s Office by noon on this date.
29 Monday Course grades for third year, second year, and first year students to be submitted to Registrar’s Office by noon on this date.
MAY 2024
14 Tuesday 
CONVOCATION MORNING (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Faculty of Nursing)
15 Wednesday CONVOCATION MORNING (Faculty of Business and Faculty of Engineering)
16 Thursday CONVOCATION MORNING (Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Education, and Faculty of Graduate Studies – (MGA only))
17 Friday CONVOCATION MORNING (Faculty of Science)
21 Tuesday 
Registration date for students with 4th year standing
23 Thursday  Registration date for students with 3rd year standing
27 Monday Registration date for students with 2nd year standing
28 Tuesday Registration date for all other students
   
SUMMER SEMESTER (May-August 2024)
FEBRUARY 2024  
20 Tuesday Registration begins for 2024 Summer
SUMMER SEMESTER 2024

*For courses that begin on the dates prior to the regularly scheduled Summer Semester dates, and for regularly scheduled summer semester courses, please contact the Registrar’s Office for refund schedule. 

**Should a final exam, scheduled within the exam period, be cancelled due to storm conditions or other unforeseen circumstances, the Registrar’s Office will reschedule the exam.  Cancelled exams will be rescheduled to the earliest possible date within the exam period (normally, this would occur at the end of the exam period to avoid other previously scheduled exams).  Updates will be posted to the University website.  

MAY 2024  
6 Monday First Summer Semester classes begin
10 Friday Last day to register late for First Summer Semester courses; last day to cancel registration for full refund; last day for changing courses or sections.
20 Monday  Victoria Day.  No classes.
30 Thursday   Last day to discontinue from First Summer Semester courses.*
JUNE 2024
 
13 Thursday Final Day of First Summer Semester classes.
17-18 (Mon-Tues) Exams for First Summer Semester
21 Friday  First Summer Semester grades must be submitted to Registrar’s Office by noon.
SECOND SUMMER SEMESTER 2024 
JUNE 2024  
24 Monday  Second Summer Semester classes begin.
28 Friday Last day to register late for Second Summer Semester courses; last day to cancel registration for full refund; last day for changing courses or sections.

Final date to apply to graduate for Summer Semester 

JULY 2024  
1 Monday Canada Day.  No classes
18 Thursday Last day to discontinue from Second Summer Semester courses.*
AUGUST 2024  
1 Thursday   Final Day of Second Summer Semester classes.
5-6 (Mon-Tues)  Exams for Second Summer Semester courses.
9 Friday  Second Summer Semester grades must be submitted to the Registrar’s Office by noon.

Calendar Dates 2023-2024 (Veterinary Medicine)

1st ACADEMIC SEMESTER (MAY-DECEMBER 2023)

MAY 2023
1 Monday               First day of Fourth Year Rotations – Summer Semester
22 Monday             Victoria Day – No classes

AUGUST 2023
14 Monday              First day of Fourth Year Rotations – Fall Semester
25 Friday                 First Year Orientation
28 Monday             Pre-Clinical Classes begin

SEPTEMBER 2023
4 Monday               Labour Day – No classes
30 Saturday           National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

OCTOBER 2023
2 Monday                Holiday in lieu of National Day for Truth and Reconciliation – No classes
9 Monday                Thanksgiving Day – No classes

NOVEMBER 2023
13 Monday                Holiday in lieu of Remembrance Day – No classes

DECEMBER 2023
1 Friday                   Final Day of Fall Semester Classes
2-16 (Sat-Sat)         Final Examinations
22 Friday                 End of First Semester.  Course grades to be submitted to the Registrar’s Office by noon on                                     this date.
31 Sunday                Final date to apply to graduate

NOTE: The North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE®) is available during a four-week testing window in November-December. For further information, please refer to www.icva.net/navle

2nd ACADEMIC SEMESTER (JANUARY-MAY 2024)

JANUARY 2024
2 Tuesday                First day of Fourth Year Rotations – Winter Semester
3 Wednesday          Pre-clinical Classes begin – Winter Semester

FEBRUARY 2024
15-16 (Thurs-Fri)    Mid-semester break (except 4th year rotations).  No classes
19 Monday              Islander Day. No classes

MARCH 2024
29 Friday                   Good Friday.  No classes

APRIL 2024
1 Monday                   Easter Monday.  No classes
12 Friday                    Final day of Winter Semester classes
13-27 (Sat-Sat)          Final Examinations
14 Sunday                  Final day of Fourth year rotations
25 Thursday              End of Second Semester. Course grades for 4th year students to be submitted to                                                      Registrar’s Office by noon.
29 Monday                Course grades for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd year students to be submitted to Registrar’s Office by                                        noon on this date.
                                    First day of Fourth Year Rotation – Summer Semester

MAY 2024
14 Tuesday                 Convocation

NOTE: The North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE®) dates are in April. Please refer to www.icva.net/navle

SENATE Dates for 2023-2024
Fridays at 3:00 p.m.

2023
Friday, September 15
Friday, October 20
Friday, November 24

2024
Friday, January 19
Friday, February 16
Friday, March 15
Friday, April 12
Friday, May 3

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