Academic Calendars

All academic calendars are issued by the Office of Enrolment Planning. Please note that dates are subject to change. 

School of Arts and Sciences

School of Arts and Sciences

January 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS January 5
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) January 10
Convocation January 15
Classes Begin January 15
Late Registration Check-in Period Begins January 16
Last day to Add/Drop a Course – 5.00 PM January 22
Late Registration Period Ends – 5.00 PM January 22
No Registration check-in After This Day
Family Weekend January 26–28
Holiday – Independence Day February 7
Holiday – Good Friday March 30
Holiday – Holy Monday April 2
Last day to Withdraw from a Course – 5.00 PM April 3
Course Selection for Pre-Registration for August 2018 April 3–6 & 9
Holiday – Labor Day May 1
Last Day of Course Examinations (All Programs) May 4
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS)
May 14
Holiday – Whit Monday May 21
Holiday – Corpus Christi May 31
Graduation Ceremony & Diploma Date TBA

May 2018 (Summer) TBA

AUGUST 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS August 10
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Whole Day August 13
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Half Day August 14
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) August 15
Classes Begin August 20
Family Weekend August 31–September 2
Last Day of Examinations December 7
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS)
December 17
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) December 30

*Dates are subject to change

School of Medicine

Doctor of Medicine Program - Basic Medical Sciences

January 2018

Graduation Diploma Date (No Ceremony) January 1
Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS January 5
Terms 2, 3 & 5 Classes Begin January 8
Late Registration Period Begins for Terms 2, 3 & 5 January 9
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) January 10
Convocation January 15
Term 1 Classes Begin January 15
Late Registration Period Ends for Terms 2, 3, & 5 – 5.00 PM January 15
Late Registration Period Begins for Term 1 January 16
Late Registration Period Ends for Term 1 – 5.00 PM January 22
No Registration After This Day
White Coat Ceremony January 26
Family Weekend January 26–28
Holiday – Independence Day February 7
Last Day of Term 3 Examination February 16
Terms 4 Classes Begin February 19
Late Registration Period Begins for Term 4 February 20
Interim Review for Term 3 February 22
Late Registration Period Ends for Term 4 – 5.00 PM February 26
Last Day to enter ITI Term 1 – 5:00PM TBA
Last Day to enter ITI Term 2 – 5:00PM TBA
Holiday – Good Friday March 30
Holiday – Holy Monday April 2
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) April 8
Last Day to enter ITI Term 4 & 5 – 5:00PM TBA
Holiday – Labor Day May 1
Last Day of Term 1, 2 & 5 Examinations May 11
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) May 13
Completion/Make-up Examinations for Terms 4 & 5 May 14–15
Completion Examinations for Terms 1 & 2 May 16
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) for Terms 1, 2 & 5
May 17–18
Holiday – Whit Monday May 21
Holiday – Corpus Christi May 31
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) June 10
Last Day of Term 4 Examinations June 21
Completion Examinations for Term 4 June 25–26
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) for Term 4
June 28
Term 3 Classes Begin July 2
Late Registration Period Begins for Term 3 July 3
Late Registration Period Ends for Term 3 – 5.00 PM July 9
No Registration After This Day
Graduation Ceremony for MD TBA

AUGUST 2018

Last Day of Term 3 Examinations August 10
Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS August 10
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Whole Day August 13
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Half Day August 14
Terms 2, 4 & 5 Classes Begin August 14
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) August 15
Completion Examinations Term 3 August 17
Term 1 classes begin August 20
Interim Review for Term 3 August 22
White Coat Ceremony August 31
Family Weekend August 31–September 2
Last Day of Examinations for Terms 4 December 13
Last Day of Examinations for Terms 1, 2 & 5 December 14
Completion Examinations for Terms 1 & 2 December 17–19
Completion/Make-Up Examinations for Terms 4 & 5 December 17–19
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) for Terms 1, 2 4 & 5
December 20–21

*Dates are subject to change

Doctor of Medicine Program - Keith B. Taylor Global Scholars Program at Northumbria University

Keith B. Taylor Global Scholars Program at Northumbria University

January 2018

Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) January 1
Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS
– Northumbria University
January 5
Term 3 Registration Begins – Grenada Campus January 5
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) January 8
Term 2 Classes Begin – Northumbria University January 8
Term 3 Classes Begin – Grenada Campus January 8
Late Registration Check-in Period Begins for Terms 2 & 3 January 9
Convocation January 12
White Coat Ceremony January 12
Term 1 Classes Begin January 15
Late Registration Check-in Period Ends for Terms 2 & 3 – 5:00 PM January 15
Late Registration Check-in Period Begins for Term 1 January 16
Late Registration Period Ends For Term 1 – 5.00 PM January 22
No Registration After This Day
Last Day of Term 3 Examination – Grenada Campus February 16
Last day to enter ITI Term 1 – 5:00 PM TBA
Last day to enter ITI Term 2 – 5:00 PM TBA
Bank Holiday – Good Friday March 30
Bank Holiday – Holy Monday April 2
Graduation Diploma date (no ceremony) April 8
Bank Holiday – May Day May 7
Last Day of Examination for Terms 1 & 2 May 11
Graduation Diploma date (no ceremony) May 13
Completion Examinations May 16
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) for Terms 1 & 2
May 18
Bank Holiday May 28
Graduation Diploma date (no ceremony) June 10
Term 3 Registration Begins – Grenada Campus June 29
Term 3 Classes Begins July 2
Late Registration Check-in Period Begins for Term 3 July 3
Late Registration Period Ends For Term 3 – 5.00 PM July 9
No Registration After This Day
Graduation Ceremony for MD TBA

AUGUST 2018

Last Day of Term 3 Examinations – Grenada Campus August 10
Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS –
Northumbria University
August 10
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) August 13
Term 2 Classes Begin – Northumbria University August 13
Completion Examinations Term 3 – Grenada Campus August 17
Convocation August 17
White Coat Ceremony August 17
Term 1 Classes Begin – Northumbria University August 20
Interim Review for Term 3 – Grenada Campus August 22
Last Day of Examination for Terms 1 & 2 December 14
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) for Terms 1 & 2
December 21

*Dates are subject to change

Doctor of Medicine Program - Premedical Sciences (PMed), Charter Foundation to Medicine Program, Foundation to Premed (FTP), and Postbaccalaureate Program (Post. Bacc)

Premedical Sciences (PMed), Charter Foundation To Medicine Program,
Foundation to Premed (FTP) & Postbaccalaureate Program (Post. Bacc)

January 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS January 5
Late Registration Check-in Period Begins (Post Bacc. ONLY) January 9
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) January 10
Convocation January 15
Late Registration Period Ends – 5.00 PM (Post Bacc. ONLY) January 15
Classes Begin (All Programs) January 15
Late Registration Period Begins (Nursing, PMed, FTM & FTP) January 16
Last day to Add/Drop a Course – 5.00 PM (Nursing, PMed, FTM & FTP) January 22
Late Registration Period Ends – 5.00 PM (Nursing, PMed, FTM & FTP) January 22
No Registration After This Day
Family Weekend January 26–28
Holiday – Independence Day February 7
Holiday – Good Friday March 30
Holiday – Holy Monday April 2
Last day to Withdraw from a Course – 5.00 PM (Nursing, PMed, FTM & FTP) April 3
Course Selection for Pre-Registration for August 2018 April 3–6 & 9
Holiday – Labor Day May 1
Last Day of Course Examinations (Nursing, PMed, FTM & FTP) May 4
PMSCE  Examinations May 7
Last Day of Course Examinations (Post Bacc) May 11
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS – All Programs)
May 11
PBSCE Examinations May 14
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS for Nursing only)
May 14
Holiday – Whit Monday May 21
Holiday – Corpus Christi May 31
Graduation Ceremony & Diploma Date TBA

AUGUST 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS August 10
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Whole Day August 13
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Half Day August 14
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) August 15
Classes Begin (All Programs) August 20
Family Weekend August 31–September 2
Last Day of Examinations (Nursing, PMed, FTM & FTP) December 7
PMSCE & PBSCE Examinations December 10
Last Day of Examinations (Post Bacc, Only) December 14
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS for PMed, FTM, & FTP)
December 14
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS for Nursing Only)
December 17
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS for Post Bacc. Only)
December 21
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) December 30

*Dates are subject to change

School of Veterinary Medicine

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Program

Basic Veterinary Medicine

January 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS January 5
Classes Begin – Term 6 Only January 8
Late Registration Period Begins – Term 6 Only January 9
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) January 10
Convocation January 15
Classes Begin – Terms 1–5 January 15
Late Registration Period Ends for Term 6 – 5.00 PM January 15
Late Registration Period Begins for Terms 1–5 January 16
Late Registration Period Ends for Terms 1–5 – 5.00 PM January 22
No Registration After This Day
Family Weekend January 26–28
White Coat Ceremony January 27
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) January 31
Holiday – Independence Day February 7
Last Day to enter the IAP Term 6 Only March 19
Last Day to enter the IAP Terms 1–5 – 5:00PM March 26
Holiday – Good Friday March 30
Holiday – Holy Monday April 2
Holiday – Labor Day May 1
Last Day of Examinations for Term 6 Only May 4
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) for Term 6 Only
May 10
Last Day of Examinations for Terms 1–5 May 11
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) for Terms 1–5
May 17
Holiday – Whit Monday May 21
Holiday – Corpus Christi May 31
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) June 26
Graduation Ceremony TBA

AUGUST 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS August 10
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Whole Day August 13
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Half Day August 14
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) August 15
Classes Begin August 20
Family Weekend August 31–September 2
White Coat Ceremony September 1
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) September 30
Last Day of Examinations for All Terms December 14
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) for All Terms
December 20

*Dates are subject to change

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Program - Preveterinary Sciences (PVET), and Foundation to Veterinary Medicine (FTV)

Preveterinary Sciences (PVET) & Foundation to Veterinary Medicine (FTV)

January 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS January 5
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) January 10
Convocation January 15
Classes Begin January 15
Late Registration Check-in Period Begins January 16
Last day to Add/Drop – 5.00 PM January 22
Late Registration Period Ends – 5.00 PM January 22
No Registration check-in After This Day
Family Weekend January 26–28
Holiday – Independence Day February 7
Holiday – Good Friday March 30
Holiday – Holy Monday April 2
Last day to Withdraw from a Course – 5.00 PM April 3
Course Selection for Pre-Registration for August 2018 April 3–6 & 9
Holiday – Labor Day May 1
Last Day of Course Examinations (All Programs) May 4
PVSCE Examination May 7
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS)
May 14
Holiday – Whit Monday May 21
Holiday – Corpus Christi May 31
Graduation Ceremony & Diploma Date TBA

AUGUST 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS August 10
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Whole Day August 13
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Half Day August 14
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) August 15
Classes Begin August 20
Family Weekend August 31–September 2
Last Day of Examinations December 7
PVSCE Examination December 10
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS)
December 17
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) December 30

*Dates are subject to change

School of Graduate Studies

Master of Public Health

Master Of Public Health

January 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS January 5
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) January 10
Convocation January 15
Classes Begin January 15
Late Registration Check-in Period Begins January 16
Last day to Add/Drop a Course – 5.00 PM January 19
Late Registration Check-In for ALL Terms End – 5.00 PM January 22
No Registration check-in After This Day
Family Weekend January 26–28
Holiday – Independence Day February 7
Course Selection for Pre-Registration for May 2018 February 12–16
Holiday – Good Friday March 30
Holiday – Holy Monday April 2
Last Day of Examinations & Official End of Term April 6
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) – All Terms
April 12
Graduation Ceremony & Diploma Date TBA

May 2018 (Summer)

Holiday – Labor Day May 1
Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS May 7
Classes Begin May 14
Late Registration Check-in Period Begins May 15
Last day to Add/Drop a Course – 5.00 PM May 18
Holiday – Whit Monday May 21
Late Registration Check-In for ALL Terms End – 5.00 PM May 22
No Registration check-in After This Day
Holiday – Corpus Christi May 31
Course Selection for Pre-Registration for August 2018 June 11–15
Last Day of Examinations & Official End of Term July 6
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) – All Terms
July 11
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) July 31

AUGUST 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS August 10
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Whole Day August 13
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Half Day August 14
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) August 15
Classes Begin August 20
Family Weekend August 31–September 2
Last Day of Examinations November 9
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) – All Terms
November 15
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) December 29

*Dates are subject to change

Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy

Master of Science & Doctor of Philosophy

January 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS January 5
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) January 10
Convocation January 15
Classes Begin January 15
Late Registration Check-in Period Begins January 16
Last day to Add/Drop a Course – 5.00 PM January 19
Late Registration Check-In for ALL Terms End – 5.00 PM January 22
No Registration check-in After This Day
Family Weekend January 26–28
Holiday – Independence Day February 7
Course Selection for Pre-Registration for May 2018 April 3–6 & 9
Holiday – Good Friday March 30
Holiday – Holy Monday April 2
Holiday – Labor Day May 1
Last Day of Examinations May 11
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) – All Terms
May 16
Graduation Ceremony & Diploma Date TBA

May 2018 (Summer)*

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS May 7
Classes Begin May 14
Late Registration Check-in Period Begins May 15
Last day to Add/Drop a Course – 5.00 PM May 18
Holiday – Whit Monday May 21
Late Registration Check-In for ALL Terms End – 5.00 PM May 22
No Registration check-in After This Day
Holiday – Corpus Christi May 31
Course Selection for Pre-Registration for August 2018 June 11–15
Last Day of Examinations & Official End of Term July 6
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) – All Terms
July 11
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) July 31

AUGUST 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS August 10
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Whole Day August 13
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Half Day August 14
Mandatory Academic Orientation – (Freshman only) August 15
Classes Begin August 20
Family Weekend August 31–September 2
Last Day of Examinations December 14
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) – All Terms
December 19
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) December 29

*If applicable to program

Dates are subject to change

Master of Business Administration - Multi-Sector Health Management

Master in Business Administration (Multi-Sector Health Management)

January 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS January 5
Last day to Add/Drop a course
The 1st Friday of the 1st week of the Class Start date – 500PM
Classes Begin – Cohort 22 January 15
Classes Resume – Cohort 19, 20 & 21 January 15
Family Weekend January 26–28
Holiday – Independence Day February 7
Last Day of Classes – Cohort 21 & 22 March 25
Holiday – Good Friday March 30
Holiday – Holy Monday April 2
Classes Resume – Cohort 21 & 22 April 3
Holiday – Labor Day May 1
Classes End – Cohort 19, 20, & 21 May 6
Classes End – Cohort 22 May 13
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS)
May 16
Graduation Ceremony & Diploma Date TBA

May 2018 (Summer)*

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS May 7
Last day to Add/Drop a course
The 1st Friday of the 1st week of the Class Start date – 500PM
Classes Begin – Cohort 19, 20 & 21 May 7
Classes Begin – Cohort 22 May 14
Holiday – Whit Monday May 21
Holiday – Corpus Christi May 31
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) – All Terms
July 11

AUGUST 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS August 10
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Whole Day August 13
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Half Day August 14
Classes Begin – Cohort 19, 20 & 21 August 27
Family Weekend August 31–September 2
Classes Begin – Cohort 22 September 3
Grenada Residency – Cohort 19 & 21 October 7–12
Last Day of Examinations – Cohort 20 & 21 October 21
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS)
December 19
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) December 28

*Dates are subject to change

Master of Business Administration - International Business

Master of Business Administration (International Business)

January 2018

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS January 5
Last day to Add/Drop a course
The 1st Friday of the 1st week of the Class Start date – 500PM
Classes Resume – Cohort 10 January 15
Classes Begin – Cohort 9 January 15
Family Weekend January 26–28
Holiday – Independence Day February 7
Last Day of Classes – Cohort 9 & 10 March 25
Holiday – Good Friday March 30
Holiday – Holy Monday April 2
Classes Resume – Cohort 9 & 10 April 3
Grenada Residency – Cohort 9 April 29–May 4
Holiday – Labor Day May 1
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS)
May 16
Graduation Ceremony & Diploma Date TBA

May 2018 (Summer)*

Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS May 7
Last day to Add/Drop a course
The 1st Friday of the 1st week of the Class Start date – 500PM
Holiday – Whit Monday May 21
Holiday – Corpus Christi May 31
Classes Resume – Cohort 10 June 4
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS) – All Terms
July 11
Last day of classes – Cohort 10 July 15

AUGUST 2018

Classes Resume – Cohort 10 August 6
Registration Check-in Begins — ALL STUDENTS August 10
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Whole Day August 13
Holiday – Grenada Carnival Half Day August 14
Family Weekend August 31–September 2
Committee for Satisfactory Academic Progress &
Professional Standards (CAPPS)
December 19
Graduation Diploma Date (no ceremony) December 28

*Dates are subject to change

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