Tuition refund dates

The dates below apply to most courses, but some exceptions apply. If your course has a different start or end date, or if you’re unsure of the refund deadline for your course, check the course schedule or talk to Student Services.

Make the deadline

Course drop deadlines close at 11:59:00 p.m. To meet this deadline, make sure your course is dropped from the Student Service Centre (SSC) by 11:59:00 p.m. on the date listed on this page.

Registration deposits

Registration deposits are non-refundable if there is any registration activity and may not be transferred to another session.

Dates and deadlines

Be aware of important course registration dates and deadlines, such as the deadline for dropping a course without a ‘W’ standing.

Undergraduate tuition refunds – Winter Session

One-term courses

2019/20 Term 1

Drop deadline Amount refunded for credits dropped
Until September 17 100%
September 18 to 22 50%
September 23 to 29 25%
After September 29 No refund

2019/20 Term 2

Drop deadline Amount refunded for credits dropped
Until January 17 100%
January 18 to 26 50%
January 27 to February 2 25%
After February 2 No refund

Two-term courses (2019/20)

First instalment

Drop deadline Amount refunded for credits dropped
Until September 24 100% of the first instalment
September 25 to 29 50% of the first instalment
September 30 to October 6 25% of the first instalment
After October 6 No refund

 Second instalment

Drop deadline Amount refunded for credits dropped
Until January 19 100% of second instalment
After January 19 No refund

Undergraduate tuition refunds – Summer Session

9 to 12 week courses

Drop deadline Amount refunded for credits dropped
On or before last day to drop without ‘W’ standing 100% of course fee refunded
After last day to drop without ‘W’ standing to end of third week of classes 50% of course fee refunded
During fourth week of classes 25% of course fee refunded
After fourth week of classes no refund

6 to 8 week courses

Drop deadline Amount refunded for credits dropped
On or before last day to drop without ‘W’ standing 100% of course fee refunded
After last day to drop without ‘W’ standing to end of second week of classes 50% of course fee refunded
During third week of classes to last day with ‘W’ standing 25% of course fee refunded
After last day to drop with ‘W’ standing No refund

3 to 5 week courses

Drop deadline Amount refunded for credits dropped
On or before last day to drop without ‘W’ standing 100% of course fee refunded
After last day to drop without ‘W’ standing to end of first week of classes 50% of course fee refunded
During second week of classes to last day to drop with ‘W’ standing 25% of course fee refunded
After last day to drop with ‘W’ standing No refund

Graduate tuition refund for Winter Term 1, Term 2, and Summer Session

Graduate programs assessed on a per course or on a per credit basis follow the refund policies of undergraduate tuition. For all other graduate programs, see the refund schedule below.

Drop deadline Amount refunded for credits dropped
 During first two weeks of Winter Term or Summer Session  100% of the installment
 During third or fourth week of Winter Term or Summer Session  60% of the installment
 During fifth or sixth week of Winter Term or Summer Session  40% of the installment
 During seventh or eighth week of Winter Term or Summer Session  20% of the installment
 After eighth week of Winter Term or Summer Session  No refund