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 2021

Date Day Event
Aug 20 Friday Fall Registration deadline (late fee applies after 5pm)
for undergraduate students
Aug 31 Tuesday Fall Paper Convocation Application deadline
for undergraduate students
Sep 5 Sunday Move-In Day (New Students only) *Reopening of residences is subject to change as we need to oblige by public health regulations
for undergraduate students
Sep 5 - Sep 7 Sunday - Tuesday New Student Orientation
for undergraduate students
Sep 6 Monday Labour Day
for undergraduate students
Sep 8 Wednesday Fall classes begin
for undergraduate students
Sep 14 Tuesday Commencement Chapel
for undergraduate students
Sep 21 Tuesday Last day to add/drop Fall courses without penalty
for undergraduate students
Oct 11 Monday Thanksgiving (no classes)
for undergraduate students
Oct 12 - Oct 15 Tuesday - Friday Reading Days (no classes)
for undergraduate students
Nov 1 Monday Fall Paper Convocation
for undergraduate students
Nov 16 Tuesday Final day to drop a course
for undergraduate students
Nov 26 Friday BEd ends (2020-2021)
for undergraduate students
Dec 6 Monday BEd Paper Convocation
for undergraduate students
Dec 7 Tuesday Last day of classes
for undergraduate students
Dec 8 Wednesday Reading Day (no classes)
for undergraduate students
Dec 9 - Dec 17 Thursday - Friday Final Exams (including Saturday)
for undergraduate students
Dec 10 Friday Spring Convocation Early Application deadline (late fee applies after 5pm)
for undergraduate students
Dec 10 Friday Winter Registration deadline (late fee applies after 5pm)
for undergraduate students
Dec 24 - Jan 3 Friday - Monday Tyndale Closed
for undergraduate students

Winter 2022

Date Day Event
Jan 1 Saturday New Year's Day (no classes)
for undergraduate students
Jan 2 Sunday New Year's Day Observed (no classes)
for undergraduate students
Jan 4 Tuesday Tyndale Re-opens
for undergraduate students
Jan 4 - Jan 8 Tuesday - Saturday January Intersession
for undergraduate students
Jan 10 Monday New Student Orientation
for undergraduate students
Jan 10 Monday Winter classes begin
for undergraduate students
Jan 21 Friday Last day to add/drop Winter courses without penalty
for undergraduate students
Jan 31 Monday Spring Convocation Final Application deadline
for undergraduate students
Feb 21 Monday Family Day (no classes)
for undergraduate students
Feb 22 - Feb 25 Tuesday - Friday Reading Days (no classes)
for undergraduate students
Mar 14 - Mar 18 Monday - Friday BEd Reading Week (2021-2022)
for undergraduate students
Mar 18 Friday Final day to drop a course
for undergraduate students
Apr 5 Tuesday Convocation Chapel
for undergraduate students
Apr 8 Friday Last day of classes
for undergraduate students
Apr 11 - Apr 22 Monday - Friday Final Exams
for undergraduate students
Apr 15 Friday Good Friday (no classes/exams)
for undergraduate students
May 28 Saturday Spring Convocation
for undergraduate students

Spring/Summer 2022

Date Day Event
May 2 Monday Spring/Summer courses begin
for all students
May 23 Monday Victoria Day (no classes)
for all students
Jun 6 - Jun 17 Monday - Friday DMin Leadership Residency
for Seminary & graduate students
Jun 6 - Jun 17 Monday - Friday DMin Preaching Concentration Residency
for Seminary & graduate students
Jun 6 - Jun 17 Monday - Friday DMin Non-Profit Organizational Leadership Concentration Residency
for Seminary & graduate students
Jun 12 - Jun 24 Sunday - Friday DMin Spiritual Formation Residency
for Seminary & graduate students
Jun 20 - Jul 1 Monday - Friday BEd Reading Weeks (2021-2022)
for undergraduate students
Jul 1 Friday Canada Day (no classes)
for all students
Aug 1 Monday Civic Holiday (no classes)
for all students
Aug 1 - Aug 5 Monday - Friday BEd Reading Week (2021-2022)
for undergraduate students
Aug 2 Tuesday BEd begins (2022-2023)
for undergraduate students

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 4 Sunday Move-In Day (New Students only)
for undergraduate students
Sep 4 - Sep 6 Sunday - 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 24 - Jan 2 Saturday - 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 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 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 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)
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 Tuesday Reading Day (no classes)
for undergraduate students
Apr 11 - Apr 17 Tuesday - Monday Final Exams
for Seminary & graduate students
Apr 12 - Apr 20 Wednesday - Thursday Final Exams (including Saturday)
for undergraduate students
May 13 Saturday Spring Convocation
for Seminary & graduate students
May 27 Saturday Spring Convocation
for undergraduate students