1. Fall Term 2022
  2. Winter Term 2023
  3. Summer Term 2023

For information, selected key dates and deadlines for the 2022/2023 academic year are below. Note: dates may change and you should only rely on the official dates posted online in the Carleton University Calendars.

Fall Term 2022

August 30 Last day to request an in-person in-term test or midterm for an online/Hyflex course. See the In-Person Exam Administration section of the Assignments and Exams page.
August 31 Fall and Fall/Winter term course outlines must be made available to students.
September 5 Statutory holiday – University Closed.
September 6 Academic orientation for undergraduate and graduate students, and new Teaching Assistants. All new students are expected to be on campus.
September 7 Fall term begins.
September 13 Last day for registration and course changes (including auditing) in early fall courses.
September 20 Last day for registration and course changes (including auditing) in full fall, late fall, and fall/winter courses. Last day to withdraw from early fall courses with a full fee adjustment. Withdrawals after this date will result in a permanent notation of WDN on the official transcript. Graduate students who have not electronically submitted their final thesis copy to the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs will not be eligible to graduate in fall 2022 and must register for the fall 2022 term.

Last day to submit requests to SES for e-proctoring services. See Proctoring information on the Assignments and Exams page.

September 23-25 Full summer and late summer term deferred final examinations will be held.
September 30 Last day to withdraw from full fall and fall/winter courses with a full fee adjustment. Withdrawals after this date will result in a permanent notation of WDN on the official transcript. Last day to request Formal Examination Accommodation Forms for Oct/Nov final examinations to the Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities. Note that it may not be possible to fulfil accommodation requests received after the specified deadlines.
October 1 Last day for academic withdrawal from early fall courses.
October 7 December examination schedule (fall term final and fall/winter mid-terms) available online.
October 10 Statutory holiday – University closed.
October 12 25th teaching day. Suggested deadline for early feedback for courses. See Early Feedback.
October 14 Last day for summative tests or examinations, or formative tests or examinations totalling more than 15% of the final grade, in early fall term undergraduate courses, before the official Oct/Nov final examination period (see examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar).
October 21 Last day of early fall classes (classes follow a Monday schedule). Last day for final take-home examinations to be assigned, with the exception of those conforming to the examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar. Last day for handing in term work and the last day that can be specified by a course instructor as a due date for term work for early fall courses.
October 24 Deadline for course outlines to be made available to students registered in late fall courses.
October 24-28 Fall break – no classes.
October 29-30, November 5-6 Final examinations in early fall undergraduate courses will be held.
October 31 Late fall classes begin.
November 9 40th teaching day. Suggested deadline for early feedback for all courses. See Early Feedback.
November 11 Last day to withdraw from late fall term courses with a full fee adjustment. Withdrawals after this date will result in a permanent notation of WDN on the official transcript. Last day to request Formal Examination Accommodation Forms for December full fall and late fall final examinations and fall/winter midterm examinations to the Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities. Note that it may not be possible to fulfil accommodation requests received after the specified deadlines.
November 15 Last day for academic withdrawal from full fall and late fall courses.
November 18-20 Early fall undergraduate deferred final examinations will be held.
November 25 Last day for summative tests or examinations, or formative tests or examinations totaling more than 15% of the final grade, in full fall term or fall/winter undergraduate courses, before the official December final examination period (see examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar). See Tests and Examinations.
December 1 Last day for graduate students to submit their supervisor-approved thesis, in examinable form to the department.
December 2 Last day for summative tests or examinations, or formative tests or examinations totaling more than 15% of the final grade, in late fall term undergraduate courses, before the official final examination period (see examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar).
December 9 Fall term ends. Last day of full fall and late fall classes. Classes follow a Monday schedule (full fall and fall/winter courses only). Last day for final take-home examinations to be assigned, with the exception of those conforming to the examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar. Last day for handing in term work and the last day that can be specified by a course instructor as a due date for term work for full and late fall courses.
December 10-22 Final examinations in full fall and late fall courses and mid-term examinations in fall/winter courses will be held. Examinations are normally held all seven days of the week.
December 22 All final take-home examinations are due on this day, with the exception of those conforming to the examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar.
December 25-January 3, 2023 University closed.
January 15, 2023 Deferred take-home examinations for Fall term courses due.
January 20-22, 27-29, 2023 Full fall and late fall term deferred final examinations will be held.

Winter Term 2023

January 2 Deadline for course outlines to be made available to students registered in full winter and early winter term courses.
January 4 University reopens.
January 9 Winter term begins. Full winter and early winter classes begin.
January 13 Last day for registration and course changes (including auditing) in early winter courses.
January 15 Deferred take-home examinations for Fall term courses due.
January 20 Last day for registration and course changes (including auditing) in full winter and late winter courses. Last day to withdraw from early winter courses with a full fee adjustment. Withdrawals after this date will result in a permanent notation of WDN on the official transcript. Graduate students who have not electronically submitted their final thesis copy to the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs will not be eligible to graduate in winter 2023 and must register for the winter 2023 term.
January 20-22, 27-29
Full fall and late fall term deferred final examinations will be held.
January 27 Last day to request Formal Examination Accommodation Forms for Feb/Mar final examinations to the Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities. Note that it may not be possible to fulfil accommodation requests received after the specified deadlines.
January 31 Last day to withdraw from full winter courses with a full fee adjustment. Withdrawals after this date will result in a permanent notation of WDN on the official transcript.
February 1 Last day for academic withdrawal from early winter courses.
February 10 25th teaching day. Suggested deadline for early feedback for courses. See Early Feedback. Last day for summative tests or examinations, or formative tests or examinations totaling more than 15% of the final grade, in early winter term undergraduate courses, before the official Feb/Mar final examination period (see examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar).
February 17 Last day of early winter classes. Last day for final take-home examinations to be assigned, with the exception of those conforming to the examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar. Last day for handing in term work and the last day that can be specified by a course instructor as a due date for term work for early winter courses. April examination schedule available online.
February 20 Statutory holiday – University closed. Deadline for course outlines to be made available to students registered in late winter courses.
February 20-24 Winter break – no classes.
February 25-26, March 4-5 Final examinations in early winter undergraduate courses will be held.
February 27 Late winter classes begin.
March 10 40th teaching day. Suggested deadline for early feedback for all courses. See Early Feedback. Last day to withdraw from late winter term courses with a full fee adjustment. Withdrawals after this date will result in a permanent notation of WDN on the official transcript.
March 15 Last day for academic withdrawal from full winter, late winter, and fall/winter courses. Last day to request Formal Examination Accommodation Forms for April full winter, late winter, and fall/winter final examinations to the Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities. Note that it may not be possible to fulfil accommodation requests received after the specified deadlines.
March 17-19 Early winter undergraduate deferred final examinations will be held.
March 29 Last day for summative tests or examinations, or formative tests or examinations totaling more than 15% of the final grade, in full winter term or fall/winter undergraduate courses, before the official April final examination period (see examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar). See Tests and Examinations.
April 1 Last day for receipt of applications from potential spring (June) graduates.
Last day for graduate students to submit their supervisor-approved thesis, in examinable form to the department.
April 5 Last day for summative tests or examinations, or formative tests or examinations totaling more than 15% of the final grade, in late winter term undergraduate courses, before the official final examination period (see examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar).
April 7 Statutory holiday – University closed.
April 12 Winter term ends. Last day of full winter, late winter, and fall/winter classes. Classes follow a Friday schedule (full winter and late winter courses). Last day for final take-home examinations to be assigned, with the exception of those conforming to the examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar. Last day for handing in term work and the last day that can be specified by a course instructor as a due date for term work for full winter and late winter courses.
April 13-14 No classes or examinations take place.
April 15-27 Final examinations in full winter, late winter, and fall/winter courses will be held. Examinations are normally held all seven days of the week.
April 27 All final take-home examinations are due on this day, with the exception of those conforming to the examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar.
May 13 Graduate students who have not electronically submitted their final thesis copy to the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs will not be eligible to graduate in spring 2023 and must register for the summer 2023 term.
May 15 Deferred take-home exams for Fall/Winter 1.0 credit and Winter term 0.5 credit courses due.
May 19-31 Full winter, late winter, and fall/winter deferred final examinations will be held.

Summer Term 2023

April 27 Deadline for course outlines to be made available to students registered in early summer and full summer courses.
May 4 Summer term begins. Early summer and full summer classes begin.
May 10 Last day for registration and course changes (including auditing) in early summer courses.
May 12 Graduate students who have not electronically submitted their final thesis copy to the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs will not be eligible to graduate in spring 2023 and must register for the summer 2023 term.
May 15 Suggested deadline for early feedback for all early Summer term courses. See Early Feedback. Deferred take-home exams for Fall/Winter 1.0 credit and Winter term 0.5 credit courses due.
May 17 Last day for registration and course changes (including auditing) in full summer courses. Last day to withdraw from early summer courses with a full fee adjustment. Withdrawals after this date will result in a permanent notation of WDN on the official transcript.
May 19-31 Full winter, late winter, and fall/winter deferred final examinations will be held.
May 22 Statutory holiday – University closed.
May 26 Last day to request Formal Examination Accommodation Forms for June examinations to the Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities. Note that it may not be possible to fulfil accommodation requests received after the specified deadlines.
May 31 Last day to withdraw from full summer courses with a full fee adjustment. Withdrawals after this date will result in a permanent notation of WDN on the official transcript.
June 1 Last day for academic withdrawal from early summer courses.
June 8 25th teaching day of full Summer term. Suggested deadline for early feedback for full Summer courses. See Early Feedback.
June 9 Last day for summative tests or examinations, or formative tests or examinations totaling more than 15% of the final grade in early summer term undergraduate courses before the official examination period (see examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar). See Tests and Examinations.
June 16 Last day of early summer classes. (NOTE: full summer classes resume July 4). Classes follow a Monday schedule. Last day for take-home examinations to be assigned, with the exception of those conforming to the examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar. Last day for handing in term work, subject to any earlier course deadline.
June 17-18 No classes or examinations take place.
June 19-25 Final examinations in early summer courses and mid-term examinations in full summer courses will be held. Examinations are normally held all seven days of the week.
June 25 All final take-home examinations are due on this day, with the exception of those conforming to the examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar.
June 27 Deadline for course outlines to be made available to students registered in late summer courses.
June 30 40th teaching day of full Summer term. Suggested deadline for early feedback for all full Summer courses. See Early Feedback.
July 3 Statutory holiday (July 1 observed) – University closed.
July 4 Late summer classes begin and full summer classes resume.
July 10 Last day for registration and course changes (including auditing) in late summer courses.
July 15 Deferred take-home exams for Summer term credit courses (ending in June) due.
July 17 Last day to withdraw from late summer courses with a full fee adjustment. Withdrawals after this date will result in a permanent notation of WDN on the official transcript.
July 21-23 Early summer term deferred final examinations will be held.
July 24 Last day for graduate students to submit their supervisor-approved thesis, in examinable form to the department.
July 28 Last day to request Formal Examination Accommodation Forms for August final examinations to the Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities. Note that it may not be possible to fulfil accommodation requests received after the specified deadlines.
August 1 Last day for academic withdrawal from full and late summer courses.
August 3 Suggested deadline for early feedback for all late Summer term courses. See Early Feedback.
August 7 Statutory holiday – University closed.
August 9 Last day for summative tests or examinations, or formative tests or examinations totaling more than 15% of the final grade in late summer and full summer term undergraduate courses before the official examination period (see examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar). See Tests and Examinations.
August 16 Last day of full summer and late summer classes. Classes follow a Monday schedule. Last day for final take-home examinations to be assigned, with the exception of those conforming to the examination regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar. Last day for handing in term work, subject to any earlier course deadline.
August 17-18 No classes or examinations take place.
August 19-25 Final examinations in full summer and late summer courses will be held. Examinations are normally held all seven days of the week.
August 25 All final take-home examinations are due on this day, with the exception of those conforming to the examinations regulations in the Academic Regulations of the University section of the Undergraduate Calendar/General Regulations of the Graduate Calendar.
September 15 Deferred take-home exams for Full and Late Summer term courses (ending in August) due.
September 22-24 Full and late summer term deferred final examinations will be held.

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