Western Law

Sessional Dates

2016

September 5 Labour Day Holiday
September 6 Orientation Day
September 7 Fall Term Classes Begin
September 7-13 Fall Term Add/Drop Period
October 10 Thanksgiving Day Holiday
October 27-28 Fall Convocation
November 7-9 ADR (First Year)/Study Days (Upper Years)
December 6 Fall Term Classes End
December 8-20 Fall Term Examination Period
December 20 Fall Term Ends

2017

January 9 Winter Term Begins
January 9 January Visitors’ Orientation
January 9-27 January Intensive (First Year)
January 10-27 January Intensives (Upper Years)
January 10 January Intensive Add/Drop Period
January 30 Winter Term Regular Classes Begin
January 30-February 3 Winter Term Add/Drop Period
February 20-24 Reading Week
April 13 Winter Term Classes End
April 14 Good Friday Holiday
April 17-28 Winter Term Examination Period
April 28 Winter Term Ends
June 21 Spring Convocation
September 4 Labour Day Holiday
September 5 Orientation Day
September 6 Fall Term Classes Begin
September 6-12 Fall Term Add/Drop Period
October 9 Thanksgiving Day (Western Holiday)
October 26-27 Fall Convocation
November 6-8 Alternative Dispute Resolution Intensive
(First Year Students only)
Study Days (Upper Year Students only)
December 8 Fall Term Classes End
December 11-22 Fall Term Examination Period
December 22 Fall Term Ends

Please note that the University Fall Study Days do not apply to the Faculty of Law.

2018

January 8 Winter Term Begins
January 8-26 January Intensive (First Year)
January 9-26 January Intensives (Upper Years)
January 9 January Intensive Add/Drop Period
January 29 Winter Term Regular Classes Begin
January 29 - February 2 Winter Term Add/Drop Period
February 19-23 Study Week
March 30 Good Friday (Western Holiday)
April 13 Winter Term Classes End
April 16-27 Winter Term Examination Period
April 27 Winter Term Ends
June TBD Spring Convocation