Important Dates for Law Students
Browse the list of important dates, or download a PDF version of the document:Important Dates for Law Students - 2018/19
Note: All dates subject to change.
|Friday, August 31||Last day for payment of fees for Fall semester.|
|Monday, September 3||TRU closed. Labour Day.|
|September 4-7||Orientation Week for 1L Students. Attendance is mandatory.|
|Wednesday, September 5||Regularly scheduled classes begin for 2nd (2L) and 3rd year (3L) students.|
|Monday, September 10||Regularly scheduled classes for begin for 1L students.|
|Monday, September 10||“Indigenous Laws as a Source of Law”, All Students, Mandatory.
1:00 pm – 3:50 pm.
|Friday, September 14||Deadline to apply for most TRU scholarships, bursaries and awards.|
|Tuesday, September 18||Last day in the Fall semester for late registration, program changes, course additions and withdrawals without penalty.|
|Tuesday, September 25||2L’s: Preparatory Session for TRC Day to Adams River Salmon Run; Mandatory.
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm.
|Tuesday, October 2||3L: TRC Day to Adams River Salmon Run; Mandatory for 3L Upper year classes cancelled. (Except those for 2Ls only).|
|Wednesday, October 3||2L: TRC Day to Adams River Salmon Run; Mandatory for 2L Upper year classes cancelled. (if containing 2Ls).|
|Friday, October 5||Deadline to apply for a Winter 2019 international exchange, 11:00 am.|
|Monday, October 8||TRU closed. Thanksgiving Day.|
|Friday, October 19||1:00 pm – 4:00 pm.|
|Friday, October 26||Last day to withdraw from a semester course.|
|Monday, November 12||TRU closed in observance of Remembrance Day.|
|Friday, November 30||Last day of classes.|
|Monday, December 3||Start of exam period.|
|Friday, December 14||Last day of exam period.|
|December 25 – January 1||TRU closed. Winter Break.|
Note: All dates subject to change.
|Friday, January 4||Last day for payment of fees for Winter semester.|
|Monday, January 7 — Friday, January 11||DR1, DR2 and DR3. Block week courses for all students.
ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY FOR ALL TRU LAW STUDENTS.
|Monday, January 14||Commencement of instruction for all other Winter semester courses.|
|Monday, January 14 – Friday, January 18||Deferred examinations for Fall 2018 semester.|
|Monday, January 14||Marks Released.|
|Friday, January 18||Deadline to apply for most TRU scholarships, bursaries and awards.|
|Friday, January 18||Last day in the Winter semester for late registration.|
|Tuesday, January 29||Preparatory session for TRC Day to former Kamloops Indian Residential School. Mandatory for 1L's. 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm.|
|Thursday, January 31||1L: TRC Day to former Kamloops Indian Residential School. Mandatory for 1L's. 1L Classes Cancelled.|
|Friday, February 1||1L: TRC Day Debrief; mandatory for 1L's.
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm.
|Tuesday, February 5||International Exchange Information Session.|
|Friday, February 15||Deadline to submit Request for Reappraisals – Fall Semester.|
|Monday, February 18||TRU closed. British Columbia Family Day.|
|February 18-22||Mid-Semester Break – No Classes. Judge Shadowing program – optional for interested students.|
|Friday, February 22||Deadline to apply for a Summer/Fall 2019 International Exchange; Deadline to apply for a Letter of Permission to study at another institution in Summer 2019, Fall 2019 or Winter 2020.|
|Friday, March 1||Law Career Fair.|
|March 4-8||1L Moots. 4:00pm – 9:00pm. All 1L students must have full availability during this week (until the 1L Moots schedule is finalized).|
|Friday, March 8||Deadline for submission of application for Accommodation Letters — Accessibility Services Office.|
|March 11-14||IDays 2019. www.tru.ca/idays.|
|Sunday, March 31||Deadline to apply to graduate for Spring Convocation.|
|Friday, April 12||Last day of classes.|
|Monday, April 15||Start of Exam Period.|
|Friday, April 19||TRU Closed. Good Friday.|
|Monday, April 22||TRU Closed. Easter Monday.|
|Tuesday, April 30||Last day of exam period.|
|April 29 - May 3||Supplementary exams for Fall 2018 semester — 3L ONLY.|
|May 6-10||Supplementary exams for Fall 2018 semester – 2L ONLY (1L only for LAP).|
|Thursday, May 9||Marks released for upper year courses.|
|May 13-17||Deferred examinations for Winter 2019 semester.|
|Friday, May 17||Deadline to submit Request for Reappraisals — 3L ONLY.|
|Friday, May 17||Marks released for 1L courses.|
|Monday, May 20||TRU Closed. Victoria Day.|
|May 21-24||Supplementary exams for Winter 2019 semester.|
|Friday, June 7||Deadline to submit Request for Reappraisals for supplementary exams.|
|Friday, June 7||Faculty of Law Convocation.|
|Saturday, June 15||Deadline to submit Request for Reappraisals for 1Ls and 2Ls.|