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2019/20 Academic Year

Fall 2019 Winter 2020 Spring/Summer 2020
Sept. 3 to Dec. 13, 2019 Jan. 6 to April 24, 2020 May 4 to Aug. 14, 2020

The dates listed below are based on a standard 15-week semester that begins on the term start date.

Spring/Summer 2019

August 2019
1 Final transcript deadline for fall term applicants
6 Fee payment deadline for new students starting in September  (most full-time programs)
5 Civic Holiday - Institute closed
16 End of spring/summer term
26 - 30 Fall Orientation Week

Fall 2019

September 2019
2 Labour Day – Institute closed
3 Fall classes commence
3 Add/drop period begins*
*The date for the Add/Drop period is based on term length
13 Fee payment deadline for continuing students  (most full-time programs)
13 Add/drop period ends for most full-time programs.
13 Final day to receive recognition of prior learning for the fall term and receive a full tuition refund 
26 Final day for new students to opt in, opt out or add family SAITSA Health and Dental Benefits Plan. For programs starting Sept. 3, the deadline is Sept. 26, 2019. If your program starts on a different day, your deadline is 21 days from the program start date. 
October 2019
2 Applications open for full-time programs starting fall 2020
14 Thanksgiving Day - Institute closed
18 - 19 Open House 
30 Fall  convocation ceremony
November 2019
9 SAIT Start
11 Remembrance Day - Institute closed
13 Withdrawal deadline (15-week courses ) **See below
13 Final day to withdraw by receiving recognition of prior learning credit for the current semester courses, no tuition refund. (15-week courses)**See below
December 2019
1 Final transcript deadline for winter term applicants
9 Fee payment deadline for new students starting in January  (most full-time programs)
9 - 13 Final exam week
13 End of fall term
25 - 31 Winter break - Institute closed

Winter 2020

January 2020
1 New Year's Day - Institute closed
2 Institute open
3 Winter  Orientation
6 Winter classes commence
6 Add/Drop period begins for most full-time programs*
*The date for the Add/Drop period is based on term  length.
17 Fee payment deadline for continuing students (most full-time programs)
17 Add/Drop period ends for most full-time programs
17 Final day to receive recognition of prior learning for the winter term and receive a full tuition refund 
27 Final day to opt in, opt out or add family SAITSA Health and Dental Benefits Plan. For programs starting Jan. 6, the deadline is Jan. 27, 2020. If your program starts on a different day, your deadline is 21 days from the program start date. 
February 2020
8 Open House
17 Family Day - Institute closed
18 - 21 Reading Week - no classes with the exception of apprenticeship programs, unless otherwise stated
March 2020
18 Withdrawal deadline (15-week courses) **See below
18 Final day to withdraw by receiving recognition of prior learning credit for the current semester courses, no tuition refund. (15-week courses)**See below
April 2020
1 Final transcript deadline for spring/summer term applicants
6 Fee payment deadline for new students starting in May (most full-time programs)
10 Good Friday - Institute closed
13 Easter Monday - Institute closed
20 - 24 Final exam week
24 End of winter term

Spring/Summer 2020

May 2020
4 Spring/summer classes commence
4 Add/Drop period begins for most full-time programs
*The date for the Add/Drop period is based on term length
6 Applications for winter 2021 open
15 Fee payment deadline for returning students (most full-time programs)
15 Add/Drop period ends for most full-time programs
15 Final day to receive recognition of prior learning for the spring/summer term and receive a full tuition refund 
18 Victoria Day - Institute closed
23 SAIT Start
June 2020
16 - 18 Spring convocation ceremonies
July 2020
1 Canada Day - Institute closed
3 Calgary Stampede Parade Day - Institute closed until 1 pm
17 Withdrawal deadline (15-week courses) **See below
17 Final day to withdraw by receiving recognition of prior learning credit for the current semester courses, no tuition refund. (15-week courses)**See below
August 2020
1 Final transcript deadline for fall term applicants
3 Civic Holiday - Institute closed
11 Fee payment deadline for new students starting in September (most full-time programs)
14 End of spring/summer term

     

Notes:

* Add/Drop period: The timeline to add and/or drop courses is based on your program, and the number of weeks you’re registered in for a specific term (see below). Not all programs allow add/drop. Please consult your Academic Chair or Coordinator to ensure you can add or drop a course from your program.

AC.3.1: Grading and Progression Policy

Term Length Add/Drop period
13 or more weeks Second Friday from program term start date
8-12 weeks First Friday from program term start date
2-7 weeks Two days from the program term start date
Less than two weeks There is no add/drop period

 **Withdrawal Deadline: The last day to officially withdraw from a course or program and receive "W" grades. To be assigned a “W” grade, a student must withdraw prior to completing 70% of the course/program.

AC.3.1: Grading and Progression Policy

Clearing an Incomplete Grade: Incomplete grades (“I”) must be cleared within eight weeks from the end of the course.

Remedy a Course Deficiency: To remedy a deficient grade, you must apply to your Academic Chair or Coordinator within 30 calendar days of the end of the course.

Dates are subject to change.

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