Important Dates McGill: Overview (2022)
Jesse Liu - June 30th, 2022
McGill strives to provide its students with the best possible educational experience. In order to do this, they have several important dates that students need to be aware of. Some of these include registration deadlines, application deadlines, orientation dates, and start and end dates for classes. Students need to be aware of these important dates to plan their schedules accordingly and make the most of their time at McGill.
Important Dates for McGill First-Year Students
Course registration begins for newly admitted Quebec CEGEP scholarship recipient students
Course registration begins for all newly admitted Quebec CEGEP students (including Marie-de-France and Stanislas)
- Course registration begins for scholarship recipients
Course registration begins for all students admitted to year U1 (this includes students who will be completing Advanced Levels or CAPE, French Baccalaureate, International Baccalaureate or at least one year of university).
Registration begins for all new undergraduate students admitted to year U0 (Freshman year) in Arts (including Social Work), BA & Sc, Education, Management, Music and Religious Studies
Registration begins for all new undergraduate students admitted to year U0 (Freshman year) in Agricultural & Environmental Sciences, Engineering (including Architecture), Nursing, Physical & Occupational Therapy, and Science
Final deadline for need-based financial aid application for Entrance Bursary Program from McGill (https://www.mcgill.ca/studentaid/scholarships-aid/future-undergrads/need)
Beginning August 1
All students looking to obtain a Montreal reduced-fare public transit (OPUS) card can order it directly from Minerva
Deadline for all new students to register in at least one course to avoid a late registration penalty
August 16-18 (tentative)
Newly admitted McGill students may earn a course exemption from one or more basic science courses by taking an admission placement exam before starting classes.
Residence move-in weekend
Deadline for cancellation of registration in, or deferral of admission to the Fall term
Fee payment deadline
First month of rent charged for Residence (if applicable); 1st installment of mandatory meal plan charged (if applicable)
Course change (add/drop) deadline for the Fall term
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