Academic Dates

Fall Term 2023
September 5–8, 2023 Research week for M5 students
September 7–8 Orientation for new BEDS students
Monday, September 11 BEDS/MArch courses begin
Monday, October 2 Truth and Reconciliation holiday - no classes
Wednesday, October 4, 9:00 a.m.
Fall convocation for Architecture
Monday, October 9 Thanksgiving holiday - no classes
Monday, November 13 Remembrance Day holiday
November 13–17 Fall break - no classes
December 1 Last day to apply to graduate in May 2024
Friday, December 8 Last day of BEDS/MArch weekly classes
December 11–15 BEDS/MArch design reviews
Friday, December 15 Last day of fall term for BEDS/MArch courses
December 16, 2023 First day to depart from Halifax
Winter Term 2024
Monday, January 8, 2024 BEDS/MArch courses begin
January 15–19 Professional Practice Week (B2, B5, M6)
February 1
Last day for MArch applications
Friday, February 2 Munro Day - no classes
Monday, February 19 Heritage Day holiday
February 19–23 Winter break - no classes
Friday, March 29 Good Friday holiday
Friday, April 5 Last day of BEDS/MArch weekly classes
April 8–12 BEDS design reviews
Friday, April 12
Last day of winter term for BEDS/MArch courses
April 13 First day to depart from Halifax
Summer Term 2024
Monday, May 6, 2024 BEDS/MArch courses begin
Monday, May 20 Victoria Day holiday - no classes
Wednesday, May 22 Convocation for School of Architecture
Monday, July 1 Canada Day
July 2
Last day to apply to graduate in October 2024
Friday, July 12 Last day of BEDS/MArch weekly classes
July 15–18 BEDS/MArch design reviews
July 22–August 2 Free labs
Friday, August 2 Last day of summer term for BEDS/MArch courses
August 3
First day to depart from Halifax
Monday, August 5, 2024 Natal Day holiday