Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Important Dates & Deadlines

Academic Year: September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2017

Williams Lake Campus


Sessional Dates
 Fall 1Fall 2Winter 1Winter 2Summer Session 1Summer Session 2
Terms
Start of term Sep 6, 2016 Oct 31, 2016 Jan 9, 2017 Mar 6, 2017 May 1, 2017 Jun 19, 2017
End of term Oct 28, 2016 Dec 16, 2016 Mar 3, 2017 Apr 21, 2017 Jun 16, 2017 Aug 4, 2017
 
Class Dates
Orientation Day Sep 8-9, 2016          
Start of classes Sep 12, 2016 Oct 31, 2016 Jan 9, 2017 Mar 6, 2017 May 1, 2017 Jun 19, 2017
Mid-semester break Oct 26-28, 2016 Dec 14-16, 2016 Feb 20-24, 2017 Apr 20-21, 2017    
 
Registration and Withdrawal Dates       
Registration Opens  Jul 2016 Jul 2016  Jul 2016  Jul 2016  Mar 6, 2017  Mar 6, 2017 
End of course change period (add/drop/audit, late registration  Sep 16, 2016  Nov 4, 2016  Jan 13, 2017  Mar 10, 2017  May 5, 2017  Jun 23, 2017 
Last day to withdraw from a semester course Oct 7, 2016  Nov 25, 2016  Feb 3, 2017  Mar 31, 2017  May 26, 2017  Jul 14, 2017 
       
Exams and Grades       
Start of Examinations  Oct 24, 2016  Dec 12, 2016  Feb 27, 2017  Apr 18, 2017  Jun 12, 2017  Jul 31, 2017 
End of Examinations  Oct 25, 2016  Dec 13, 2016  Feb 28, 2017  Apr 19, 2017  Jun 16, 2017  Aug 4, 2017 
Deadline for faculty to submit semester grades (as per Policy ED 3-11)  Nov 4, 2016  Jan 3, 2017  Mar 10, 2017  May 5, 2017  Jun 23, 2017  Aug 11, 2017 
       
 Tuition and Refund Dates      
Due date for tuition and fee payment (Domestic and International) Sep 2, 2016 Oct 28, 2016 Jan 6, 2017 Mar 3, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 Jun 16, 2017
End of 100% refund period (minue commitment fee or tuition deposit Sep 16, 2016 Nov 4, 2016 Jan 13, 2017 Mar 10, 2017 May 5, 2017 Jun 23, 2017
Important Dates
EventDate
International student orientation Sep 6, 2016                          
Program-specific orientation Sep 7, 2016
Discover TRU Orientation Sep 8-9, 2016
Fall scholarship and bursary application deadline                                                                Sep 16, 2016
Winter scholarship and bursary application deadline Jan 20, 2017
Deadline to apply for spring convocation (Kamloops) Mar 31, 2017
TRU Grit Williams Lake Gala Apr 8, 2017
Williams Lake Commencement Ceremony May 26, 2017
Recognized Holidays (university closed)
EventDate
Labour Day Sep 5, 2016
Thanksgiving Oct 10, 2016
Remembrance Day Nov 11, 2016
Winter Break Dec 25, 2016 - Jan 2, 2017
Wrestling Day (Williams Lake, observed) Jan 3, 2017
BC Family Day Feb 13, 2017
Campus Wide Professional Development Day                                                                      Feb 22, 2017
Good Friday Apr 14, 2017
Easter Monday Apr 17, 2017
Victoria Day May 22, 2017
Canada Day Jul 3, 2017 (Observed)
British Coumbia Day Aug 7, 2017