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Important Dates

August 2017  
August 1 Graduate Student Pre-Arrival Webinar (International Students)
August 2 Graduate Student Pre-Arrival Webinar
August 7 University closed
August 8 DSU Health & Dental Plan Opt Out Period Opens
August 9 Online Orientation Module 5 Released
August 15 Deadline to request academic accommodations 
August 16 Online Orientation Module 6 Released
August 28-September 1 International Student Arrival Week (Halifax campus)
August 31 Able@Dal Orientation
Graduate Student Orientation
Early baggage drop-off in residence (registration required)
Deadline to order Books in Rez and Dorm Goods
September 2017  
September 1 Fall intramural registration opens
Early baggage drop-off in residence (registration required)
International Welcome Day (Truro campus)
September 2
Residence opens for new students
September 2-4 DSU O-Week (Halifax campus)
Agricultural Student Orientation (Truro campus)
September 4 Residence opens for returning students
September 5 Classes begin, fall term
Last day to register
September 9 Community Day
September 12 Online Orientation Modules 7 & 8 Released
September 18 Fees due for fall term
Last day to add/drop fall term courses
Last day for a complete refund
Last day to change from Dalhousie to King's and vice versa
DSU Health & Dental Opt Out Period Ends


Additional academic dates and student events (Halifax)