Academic Dates

Last updated August 30, 2018


June 18–July 27

Summer Term 2018

June 20

Summer Term Matriculation Service (Wednesday | 7 pm | St. Columba Chapel)

July 1

Canada Day. AST is closed (Sunday)

July 2

AST Library is open. AST offices are closed in lieu of July 1 Canada Day holiday. (Monday)

July 2

Session Two classes begin (Monday)

July 30-August 10

AST Library is closed

August 6

Natal Day. AST is closed (Monday)

August 28

Regular Administration hours begin (9 am to 5 pm)


September 3

Labour Day. AST is closed (Monday)

September 5-7

Week One (Wednesday to Friday)

September 5-7

Fall Registration

September 10

Fall Term classes begin (Monday)

September 14

Last day for late registration for Fall Term courses (Friday)

September 14

Brightspace hosted Fall Term online courses begin (Friday)

September 20

Matriculation Service (Thursday | 11:45 am | St. Columba Chapel)

September 28

Last day to withdraw from Fall Term courses with full tuition refund (Friday)

October 1

Last day to apply for AST bursaries (Monday)

October 1

Final grades due for Summer Term 2018 INCs

October 8

Thanksgiving Monday. AST is closed

October 11-13

Nicholson Lectures and Social Enterprise Symposium

October 23-26

Term break. No classes. Offices are open (Tuesday to Friday)

October 31

Senate meeting (Wednesday)

November 1

Last day to register for Winter Term courses (Thursday)

November 5

Paul Wattson Lecture (Monday)

November 11

Remembrance Day. AST is closed (Sunday)

November 12

AST's administrative offices and the AST Library are closed in lieu of Remembrance Day. No classes (Monday)

November 13

Last day to withdraw from Fall Term courses without academic penalty (Tuesday)

December 6

Advent Service (Thursday | 11:45 am | St. Columba Chapel)

December 10

Last day of classes for the Fall Term 2018 (Monday)

December 14

Last day of Fall Term 2018. Final marks due for all courses (Friday)

Please see AST Residence Rates and Policies for dates regarding application for and vacating of residence.