Dates to Know


Sept 2: Move in Date

Sept 2: Sigma Chi’s Toga Party

Sept 4: Labour Day

Sept 5: Imagine Day

Sept 6: Term 1 Starts, Tuition Due, FirstWeek’s Pool Party

Sept 8: AMS Welcome Back BBQ

Sept 8-9: Frat parties @ Greek Village

Sept 9: UBC Sororities’ Formal Recruitment Registration Deadline

Sept 11-17: UBC Rec Free Week

Sept 14: UBC Fraternities’ First Rush

Sept 15: Bursary Applications Due

Sept 16: Homecoming

Third week of Sept: Clubs Days

Mid-Sept: AMS By-Election

Sept 19: Last day to withdraw from Term 1 courses without a W

Sept 20: UBC Fraternities’ Second Rush

Sept 22: Last day to withdraw from full-year courses without a W

Sept 30-Oct 1: Day of the LongBoat

Sept 23: Koerners House Party


Oct 8: Vancouver International Music Competition Gala Concert

Oct 9: Thanksgiving Day (University closed)

Oct 13: Last day to withdraw from Term 1 courses with a W

Oct 31 (Tuesday): Halloween


Nov 9-25, Wednesday through Saturday: UBC Theatre’s Wives and Daughters

Nov 11: Remembrance Day

Nov 13: Stat holiday (University closed)

Nov 16: Beaty Nocturnal

Nov 22-23: Fall Congregation

Nov 24: Last day to withdraw from full-year courses with a W


Dec 1: Last Day of Classes, The Calendar’s Polar Bear Plunge, The Calendar’s Christmas Party

Dec 5: Exams Start

Dec 7: Go Global Deadline for select opportunities

Dec 15: Application for Graduation opens

Dec 20: Exams Finish

Dec 21: Some residences close


Jan 3: Term Two Start

Jan 8: Tuition Due

Early to Mid-Jan: Winter Classic

Jan 17: Last day to withdraw from Term 2 courses without a W

Jan 18: Go Global Round 1 Application Deadline

Jan 18 - Feb 3, Wednesday through Saturday: UBC Theatre’s She Kills Monsters


Feb 1: Deadline for Winter housing application

Feb 1-4: UBC Opera’s La Cenerentola

Feb 9: Last day to withdraw from Term 2 courses with a W

Feb 12: Family Day (University closed)

Feb 19-23: Reading Week

Mid-Feb - Mid-March: AMS Elections


March 15-31, Wednesday through Saturday: UBC Theatre’s The Crucible

March 16: UBC Opera Ball Fundraiser

March 17: Saint Patrick’s Day

End of March: Strom the Wall

March 30: Good Friday (University closed)


April 2: Easter Monday (University closed)

April 3: UBC Opera’s The Chan Turns 20

April 6: Last Day of Classes

April 6: Block Party

April 10: Exams Start

Mid-April: Ski and Board’s Undie Run

April 25: Exams Finish

April 26: Move out day for Winter Session Residence

Late April - Early May: The F-Word Conference


May 3: Go Global Round 2 Application Deadline

May 14: Summer Term One Start

May 21: Victoria Day (University closed)

May 23-25 and 28-31: Spring Congregation


June 21: Summer Term One Finish

June 25: Exams Start

June 29: Exams Finish

Late June - Early July: Course registration for Winter Session


July 1: Canada Day

July 2: Stat Holiday (University closed)

July 3: Summer Term Two Starts


Aug 6: BC Day (University closed)

Aug 10: Summer Term Two Finishes

Aug 14: Exams Start

Aug 18: Exams End