Academic Year

Teaching commences on the second Tuesday after Labour Day. The academic year is made up of two semesters as follows:

Semester I (September to December)
Approximately 12 weeks of lectures (including a brief reading period in October);

January Interim

Semester II (January to April)
Approximately 15 weeks of lectures (including a reading week in February);

Calendar dates for the 2017-2018 academic year

Semester 2

January 2-11 Interim Semester
January 11-12 CRTS Conference
January 15 Semester 2 Lectures Begin
February 19 Family Day
February 26-March 2 Reading Week
March 30-April 2 Easter Recess
April 13 Last Day of Classes
April 17-27 Examination Period

Calendar dates for the 2018-2019 academic year

Semester 1

September 7 Convocation
September 10 Registration and Orientation for Freshmen
September 11 Lectures Begin
October 8 Thanksgiving
October 23-25 Reading Period
November 30 Last Day of Classes
December 4-14 Examination Period

Semester 2

January 8-17 Interim Semester
January 17-18 CRTS Conference
January 21 Semester 2 Lectures Begin
February 18 Family Day
March 4 - 8 Reading Week
April 18 Last Day of Classes
April 19 -22 Easter Recess
April 23 - May 3 Examination Period


The Freshman courses are offered each year. The Junior year courses will be offered in 2017-2018, the Senior year courses will be offered in 2018-2019, and Sophomore year courses in 2019-2020.

Lectures are normally held from 8:50 a.m. to 12:20 p.m., Monday to Friday.