Important Dates for Law Students

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Important Dates for Law Students - 2018/19

Fall 2018

Note: All dates subject to change.

Date Event
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 TRC Day Debrief, 2L & 3L; Optional. 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 – Janusry 1 TRU closed. Winter Break.

Winter 2019

Note: All dates subject to change.

Date Event
Monday, January 7 - Friday, January 11 DR1, DR2 and DR3. Block week courses for all students. ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY FOR ALL TRU LAW STUDENTS.
Friday, January 4 Last day for payment of fees for Winter semester.
Monday, January 14 Commencement of Instruction for all Winter Semester Courses.
Monday, January 14 – Friday, January 18 Deferred examinations for Fall 2017 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.
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).
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.
Thursday, May 9 Marks released for upper year courses.
May 6-10 Supplementary exams for Fall 2018 semester – 2L ONLY (1L only for LAP).
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.