Academic Dates

The following are academic dates for Tyndale University students. Some dates may not apply to DMin, BEd and cohort-based programs. Check with your program coordinator for details.

You can find past academic dates in the academic calendar.

Due to the current COVID situation, dates could be subject to changes. Any updates will be announced on the Tyndale website.

Fall 2022

Date Day Event
Aug 19 Friday Fall Registration deadline (late fee applies after 5pm)
for all students
Aug 31 Wednesday Fall Paper Convocation Application Deadline
for all students
Sep 5 Monday Move-In Day (New Students only)
for undergraduate students
Sep 5 - Sep 6 Monday - Tuesday New Student Orientation
for undergraduate students
Sep 5 Monday Labour Day
for all students
Sep 7 Wednesday Fall Classes Begin
for undergraduate students
Sep 8 Thursday New Student Orientation
for Seminary & graduate students
Sep 12 Monday Fall Classes Begin
for Seminary & graduate students
Sep 13 Tuesday Commencement Chapel
for all students
Sep 20 Tuesday Last day to add/drop Fall courses without penalty
for undergraduate students
Sep 23 Friday Last day to add/drop Fall courses without penalty
for Seminary & graduate students
Oct 10 Monday Thanksgiving (no classes)
for all students
Oct 11 - Oct 14 Tuesday - Friday Reading Days (no classes)
for undergraduate students
Oct 25 - Oct 28 Tuesday - Friday Readings Days (no classes)
for Seminary & graduate students
Nov 7 Monday Fall Paper Convocation
for all students
Nov 15 Tuesday Final day to drop a course
for undergraduate students
Nov 18 Friday Final day to drop a course
for Seminary & graduate students
Nov 25 Friday BEd ends (2021-2022)
for undergraduate students
Dec 5 Monday BEd Paper Convocation
for undergraduate students
Dec 6 Tuesday Last day of classes
for undergraduate students
Dec 7 Wednesday Reading Day (no classes)
for undergraduate students
Dec 8 - Dec 16 Thursday - Friday Final Exams (including Saturday)
for undergraduate students
Dec 9 Friday Last day of classes
for Seminary & graduate students
Dec 9 Friday Spring Convocation Early Application deadline (late fee applies after 5pm)
for all students
Dec 9 Friday Winter Registration deadline (late fee applies after 5pm)
for all students
Dec 12 - Dec 16 Monday - Friday Final Exams
for Seminary & graduate students
Dec 23 - Jan 2 Friday - Monday Tyndale closed to students
for all students

Winter 2023

Date Day Event
Jan 1 Sunday New Year's Day (no classes)
for all students
Jan 2 Monday New Year's Day Observed (no classes)
for all students
Jan 3 - Jan 6 Tuesday - Friday DMin Non-Profit Organizational Leadership Concentration Residency
for Seminary & graduate students
Jan 3 - Jan 7 Tuesday - Saturday January Intersession
for all students
Jan 3 Tuesday Tyndale Re-opens
for all students
Jan 3 - Jan 6 Tuesday - Friday DMin Leadership Residency
for Seminary & graduate students
Jan 3 - Jan 6 Tuesday - Friday DMin Preaching Concentration Residency
for Seminary & graduate students
Jan 5 Thursday New Student Orientation
for Seminary & graduate students
Jan 9 Monday New Student Orientation
for undergraduate students
Jan 9 Monday Winter classes begin
for all students
Jan 20 Friday Last day to add/drop Winter courses without penalty
for all students
Jan 22 - Jan 27 Sunday - Friday DMin Spiritual Formation Residency
for Seminary & graduate students
Jan 31 Tuesday Spring Convocation Final Application deadline
for all students
Feb 20 Monday Family Day (no classes)
for all students
Feb 21 - Feb 24 Tuesday - Friday Reading Days (No Classes) Does Not Include BEd
for all students
Mar 13 - Mar 17 Monday - Friday BEd Reading Week (2022-2023)
for undergraduate students
Mar 17 Friday Final day to drop a course
for all students
Apr 4 Tuesday Convocation Chapel
for all students
Apr 7 Friday Good Friday (no classes) - April 7 (Fri) classes rescheduled to April 10 (Mon)
for all students
Apr 10 Monday Last day of classes for April 7 (Fri) classes
for all students
Apr 11 - Apr 17 Tuesday - Monday Final Exams
for Seminary & graduate students
Apr 11 Tuesday Reading Day (no classes)
for undergraduate students
Apr 12 - Apr 20 Wednesday - Thursday Final Exams (including Saturday)
for undergraduate students
May 13 Saturday Spring Convocation - Seminary and Graduate Studies
for Seminary & graduate students
May 27 Saturday Spring Convocation - Undergraduate and BEd
for undergraduate students

Spring/Summer 2023

Date Day Event
May 1 Monday Spring/Summer Courses Begin
for all students
May 22 Monday Victoria Day (No Classes)
for all students
Jun 5 - Jun 16 Monday - Friday DMin Clinical Counselling & Psychotherapy Residency
for Seminary & graduate students
Jun 12 - Jun 23 Monday - Friday DMin Leadership Residency (Including Communicating the Gospel, Non-Profit Organizational Leadership and Reframing Church in Context Concentrations)
for Seminary & graduate students
Jun 18 - Jun 30 Sunday - Friday DMin Spiritual Formation Residency
for Seminary & graduate students
Jun 19 - Jun 30 Monday - Friday BEd Reading Weeks (2022 - 2023)
for undergraduate students
Jul 1 Saturday Canada Day (No Classes)
for all students
Jul 3 Monday Canada Day Observed (No Classes)
for all students
Jul 31 - Aug 4 Monday - Friday BEd Reading Week (2022 - 2023)
for undergraduate students
Aug 1 Tuesday BEd Begins (2023 - 2024)
for undergraduate students
Aug 7 Monday Civic Holiday (No Classes)
for all students

Fall 2023

Date Day Event
Aug 18 Friday Fall Registration Deadline (Late Fee Applies after 5pm)
for all students
Aug 31 Thursday Fall Paper Convocation Application Deadline
for all students
Sep 4 Monday Labour Day
for all students
Sep 4 Monday Move-In Day (New Students Only)
for undergraduate students
Sep 4 - Sep 6 Monday - Wednesday New Student Orientation
for undergraduate students
Sep 7 - Sep 8 Thursday - Friday New Student Orientation
for Seminary & graduate students
Sep 7 Thursday Fall Classes Begin
for undergraduate students
Sep 11 Monday Fall Classes Begin
for Seminary & graduate students
Sep 12 Tuesday Commencement Chapel
for all students
Sep 20 Wednesday Last Day to Add/Drop Fall Courses Without Penalty
for undergraduate students
Sep 22 Friday Last Day to Add/Drop Fall Courses Without Penalty
for Seminary & graduate students
Oct 9 Monday Thanksgiving (no classes)
for all students
Oct 10 - Oct 13 Tuesday - Friday Reading Days (No Classes)
for undergraduate students
Oct 24 - Oct 27 Tuesday - Friday Reading Days (No Classes)
for Seminary & graduate students
Nov 6 Monday Fall Paper Convocation
for all students
Nov 15 Wednesday Final Day to Drop a Course
for undergraduate students
Nov 17 Friday Final Day to Drop a Course
for Seminary & graduate students
Nov 24 Friday BEd Ends (2022 - 2023)
for undergraduate students
Dec 4 Monday BEd Paper Convocation
for undergraduate students
Dec 6 Wednesday Last Day of Classes
for undergraduate students
Dec 7 Thursday Reading Day (No Classes)
for undergraduate students
Dec 8 Friday Last Day of Classes
for Seminary & graduate students
Dec 8 - Dec 15 Friday - Friday Final Exam (Including Saturday)
for undergraduate students
Dec 8 Friday Spring Convocation Early Application Deadline (Late Fee Applies after 5pm)
for all students
Dec 8 Friday Winter Registration Deadline (Late Fee Applies after 5pm)
for all students
Dec 11 - Dec 15 Monday - Friday Final Exams
for Seminary & graduate students
Dec 23 - Jan 1 Saturday - Monday Tyndale Closed to Students
for all students

Winter 2024

Date Day Event
Jan 1 Monday New Year's Day (No Classes)
for all students
Jan 2 Tuesday Tyndale Re-Opens
for all students
Jan 2 - Jan 6 Tuesday - Saturday January Intersession
for all students
Jan 2 - Jan 5 Tuesday - Friday DMin Clinical Counselling & Psychotherapy Residency
for Seminary & graduate students
Jan 2 - Jan 5 Tuesday - Friday DMin Leadership Residency (Including Communicating the Gospel, Non-Profit Organizational Leadership, and Reframing Church in Context Concentrations)
for Seminary & graduate students
Jan 4 Thursday New Student Orientation
for Seminary & graduate students
Jan 8 Monday New Student Orientation
for undergraduate students
Jan 8 Monday Winter Classes Begin
for all students
Jan 19 Friday Last Day to Add/Drop Winter Courses Without Penalty
for all students
Jan 21 - Jan 26 Sunday - Friday DMin Spiritual Formation Residency
for Seminary & graduate students
Jan 31 Wednesday Spring Convocation Final Application Deadline
for all students
Feb 19 Monday Family Day (No Classes)
for all students
Feb 20 - Feb 23 Tuesday - Friday Reading Days (No Classes)
for all students
Mar 11 - Mar 15 Monday - Friday BEd Reading Week (2023 - 2024)
for undergraduate students
Mar 15 Friday Final Day to Drop a Course
for all students
Mar 29 Friday Good Friday (No Classes) – March 29 (Fri) Classes Rescheduled to April 8 (Mon)
for all students
Apr 2 Tuesday Convocation Chapel
for all students
Apr 8 Monday Last Day of Classes - For March 29 (Fri) Classes
for all students
Apr 9 - Apr 15 Tuesday - Monday Final Exams
for Seminary & graduate students
Apr 9 Tuesday Reading Day (No Classes)
for undergraduate students
Apr 10 - Apr 18 Wednesday - Thursday Final Exams (Including Saturday)
for undergraduate students
May 11 Saturday Spring Convocation - Seminary and Graduate Studies
for Seminary & graduate students
May 25 Saturday Spring Convocation - Undegraduate and BEd
for undergraduate students