ACADEMIC CALENDAR
2020-2021
DIARY FOR ACADEMIC YEAR 2020-2021

 

Diploma of Technology/Bachelor of Technology
Diploma of Technology
Technician Diploma
Post-Graduate Certificate
Advanced Diploma
Technical Certificate

 

Students in Diploma of Technology/Bachelor of Technology programs, or other students who are registered for undergraduate level courses as well as diploma level courses, please refer to the Memorial University academic diary for important dates and deadlines pertaining to the undergraduate level courses.

 

The Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland reserves the right to change the following dates:

 

 

FALL SEMESTER 2020

July 14, 2020, Monday

Registration begins online (7:00 P.M.) - Fall Term for Diploma/Bachelor of Technology, Diploma, Advanced Diploma,
Post-Graduate Certificate and Marine Engineering Work Term three (3).

 

August 24, 2020, Monday

Start date - Bridging courses for Advanced Standing students in Term three (3), ROV/UV program

 

September 4, 2020, Friday

End Date - Bridging courses for Advanced Standing students in Term three (3), ROV/UV program

 

September 7, 2020, Monday

No Classes - Labour Day

 

September 8, 2020, Tuesday

Orientation Activities - First year Diploma/Degree; Technology and Technician Diploma students

 

September 9, 2020, Wednesday

Classes Start - Fall Semester for all Diploma/Degree, Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Post-Graduate Certificate

 

Start date - Work Term three (3) - Marine Engineering

 

Fees Payment Deadline - Fall Term

 

September 11, 2020, Friday

Last day to apply for Supplementary Exams for Technical Session & Summer Semester courses
and Challenge Exams for Fall Semester

 

September 17, 2020, Thursday

Start date - Supplementary and Deferred Exams for Technical Session and Summer Semester courses and Challenge Exams for Fall Semester

 

September 18, 2020, Friday

End date - Supplementary and Deferred Exams for Technical Session and Summer Semester courses and Challenge Exams for Fall Semester

 

September 23, 2020, Wednesday

Last date for students to add courses in Diploma/Degree, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Post-Graduate Certificate programs for Fall 2020 semester

 

Last day to opt out of health and/or dental insurance in the Fall semester

 

Last date - students in Diploma/Degree, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Post-Graduate Certificate to drop courses and receive a 100% refund of tuition fees and student union fees for the Fall 2020 Semester

 

No student union fees will be refunded after this date

 

September 25, 2020, Friday

Last date - students in Diploma/Degree, and diploma programs to apply for Fall scholarships.

 

September 30, 2020, Wednesday

Last date - students in Diploma/Degree, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, and Post-Graduate Certificate to drop courses and receive 50% refund of tuition fees for Fall Semester

 

October 7, 2020, Wednesday

Last date to Apply for Credit Transfers for Fall Semester and Examination Re-reads for the 2019/2020 Technical Session and Summer Semester

 

Last date - students in Diploma/Degree, Diploma, Advanced Diploma,and Post-Graduate Certificate to drop courses and receive a 25% refund of tuition fees for Fall Semester. 

 

(No refunds will be granted to students in Fall Semester Programs after this date.)

 

October 12, 2020, Monday

No Classes - Thanksgiving Day, Fall Break Begins

 

October 13, 2020, Tuesday

No Classes - Fall Break

 

October 14, 2020, Wednesday

Classes resume

 

October 15, 2020, Thursday

Classes follow Tuesday’s Schedule

 

October 16, 2020, Friday

Classes follow Monday’s Schedule

 

October 21, 2020, Wednesday

Last date - students in Diploma/Degree, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, and Post-Graduate Certificate
to drop courses without academic prejudice.

 

November 11, 2020, Wednesday

No Classes - Remembrance Day Holiday

 

December 7, 2020, Monday

Registration begins at 7:00 P.M. for Diploma/Degree, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, and Post-Graduate Certificate students registering in the Winter 2021 Semester.

 

December 11, 2020, Friday

Classes end - Fall Semester for Diploma/Degree, Diploma, Advanced Diploma,and Post-Graduate Certificate

End date - Work Term three (3) - Marine Engineering

 

December 14, 2020, Monday

Exams begin - Students in Diploma/Degree, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, and Post-Graduate Certificate

 

December 19, 2020, Saturday Exams end - Students in Diploma/Degree, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, and Post-Graduate Certificate
Please Note: Updated Academic Diaries Winter Semester 2021
Please Note: Updated Academic Diary - Tech Session
IMPORTANT NOTE

 

Because of sailing and company schedules, and work term availability, the dates for Work Terms must be flexible and may not always begin and end on the dates specified in this Diary.