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Important Dates

See below for dates and deadlines related to registration, courses, degree completion, etc. for the current academic year.

It is the responsibility of every EEB graduate student to be aware of all relevant deadlines. You can view the full SGS calendar here.

2022 Fall Session

September 1Deadline for payment of tuition fees if you are not deferring them
September 12Graduate courses and seminars begin
September 14Grades for all Summer session courses available for viewing by students on ACORN
September 15Final date to submit PhD theses to SGS to avoid fee charges for 2022-2023
September 16Last date to register without a late registration fee
September 26Final date to add full-year and Fall session courses
September 30Final date for receipt of degree recommendation and submission of MSc theses for Fall Convocation without fees being charged for the Fall session
September 30Final date to submit final Ph.D. theses to SGS for Fall Convocation
October 31Final date to drop Fall session courses without academic penalty
NovemberFall Convocation Information and Dates posted at: governingcouncil.utoronto.ca/convocation
December 21University closed for the winter break from December 21 – January 1 inclusive
This is a condensed version of the SGS Fall Calendar.

2023 Winter Session

January 9Graduate courses & seminars begin (check the EEB Grad Course webpage for details)
January 13Final date to register for new January registrants
January 16Final date to submit Doctoral theses without fee payment for Winter session
January 18Fall Session Grades available for viewing by students on Acorn
January 20Final date for all students to request that their degrees be conferred in absentia in March.
Final date for receipt of master’s degree recommendations and theses submission for March or June graduation for MSc students, without fees being charged for the Winter session. (“Approval of Corrections to MSc Theses” form must be submitted to the Graduate Office by January 19)
January 23Final date to add Winter session courses
February 27Final date to drop full-year and Winter session courses without academic penalty
MarchMarch Graduation in absentia Information is posted at: governingcouncil.utoronto.ca/convocation
April 21Final date to be recommended for June Convocation.
Final date to submit PhD theses and MSc theses for June Convocation
May 5Registration deadline for Summer (May to August) session
May 17Winter session grades available for viewing by students on ACORN
This is a condensed version of the SGS Winter Calendar.