2017 - 2018 Sessional Dates

approved by MD PEC March 10, 2017
August 2017
28 C1: Preparation for Clerkship for third year begins (Class of 2019)
28 - 1 Orientation program for first year (Class of 2021)
 
September 2017
1 Tuition Fees due in full for Fall Term
1 Photo ID and student card validation for first year students
4 Labour Day (University closed. Classess will not be held)
5 Classes begin for First Year (Term 1),Second Year (Term 3) students
22 C1: Preparation for Clerkship for third years ends (Class of 2019)
25 Clinical Clerkship Rotations begin (Class of 2019)
 
October 2017
9 Thanksgiving Day (University closed)
15 Last date to apply to graduate in SOLUS for Fall 2017
16 University Day
 
November 2017
6 - 10 Review and evaluation for Term 3 courses MEDS 230 (Class of 2020)
10 Remembrance Day (Classes cancelled 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.)
14 Fall Convocation
20 C2: Complex Presentations for fourth years (Class of 2018) begins
 
December 2017
6 Commemoration Day (examinations will not be held)
12 Classes end for first years (Class of 2021) (Term 1)
13 - 22 Study and evaluation for first years
15 Classes end for second years (Class of 2020) (Term 3)
15 C2: Complex Presentations for fourth years (Class of 2018) ends
17 Clinical Clerkship ends for third year (evening call ends @10:00 p.m. Saturday, December 16th; overnight call ends @10:00 a.m. Sunday, December 17th)
18 - 22 Study and evaluation for second years
22 Term ends for for first years (Class of 2021) (Term 1) and second years (Class of 2020) (Term 3)
 
January 2018
1 New Year's Day (Statutory holiday)
2 Clinical Clerkship resumes for 3rd years (Class of 2019) and 4th years (Class of 2018)
8 Classes resume for 1st years (Class of 2021) and 2nd years (Class of 2020) (Terms 2A and 4A begin)
12 Supplemental / Make Up Exams (if required)
13 - Feb 4 CaRMS Interview Period for Meds 2018 begins
   
 
February 2018
1 First date to apply to graduate in SOLUS for Spring 2018
4 CaRMS Interview Period for Meds 2018 ends
5 - 9 Review and Evaluation for Term 4A course MEDS 240 (Class of 2020)
5 C3: Part 1 of Readiness for Residency begins for 4th years (Class of 2018)
9 C3: Part 1 of Readiness for Residency ends for 4th years (Class of 2018)
12 Clinical Clerkship resumes for 4th years (Class of 2018)
19 Family Day (University closed. Classes will not be held)
March 2018
2 Classes end for 1st years (Class of 2021) and 2nd years (Class of 2020) (Terms
2A and 4A end)
5 - 9 Study and evaluation for Terms 2A and 4A
12 - 16 Spring Break (Pre-clerkship classes will not be held)
19 Class resumes for 1st years (Class of 2021) and 2nd years (Class of 2020) (Terms 2B and 4B begin)
23 Supplemental / Make Up Exams (if required)
25 Clinical Clerkship for 4th years (Class of 2018 ends @ 10:00 am after overnight call/handover)
26 C3: Part 2 of Readiness for Residency begins for 4th years (Class of 2018)
30 Application to Graduate for MEDS 2018 ends
30 Good Friday (University closed. Classes will not be held)
 
April 2018
13 C3: Part 2 of Readiness for Residency ends for 4th years (Class of 2018)
30 - May 4 Review and Evaluation Term 4B for courses MEDS 245 and MEDS 246 (Class of 2020)
 
May 2018
NOTE: Spring 2018 Convocation: Dates will be determined in November 2017. Please refer to http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/convocation   to view these dates.
4 Review and Evaluation Term 4B for courses MEDS 245 and MEDS 246 (Class of 2020) ends
11 Term ends for fourth year (MEDS 2018)
18 Classes end for 1st years (Class of 2021)
21 Victoria Day (University closed. Classes will not be held)
22 - June 1 Study and evaluation for Term 2B
24 Spring Convocation
25 Classes end for 2nd years (Class of 2020) (Term 4B)
28 - 31 Study and evaluation for Term 4B
31 Term 4B ends for 2nd years (Class of 2020)
 
June 2018
1 Term 2B ends for 1st years (Class of 2021)
4 - 8 "Community Week" for first year students (TENTATIVE)
 
July 2018
1 Canada Day (Statutory holiday)
2 Canada Day observed
3 Supplemental Exams (if required)