Important dates

Deadline dates
Deadline to pay tuition All courses 10 business days before the first day of class 

Deadline to withdraw from a course and receive a tuition refund


Courses over one month in duration 10 business days 
Courses less than one month in duration Before the end of the first day of class
 For more information on refunds please see our refund policy.
      

Dates

2019 2020 2021 2022

2018

DAYS TO REMEMBER DATE NOTES
New Year's Day January 1, 2018 College closed
College Opens after Christmas Break January 2, 2018 College open
Classes Recommence after Christmas Break January 8, 2018 For most programs
Reading Week Unique to each program See below for specific dates
Family Day February 12, 2018 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal March 16, 2018 For winter semester
Good Friday March 30, 2018 College closed
Easter Monday April 02, 2018 College closed
Winter Semester Classes End April 27, 2018 For most programs
Spring Semester Starts April 30, 2018 For most programs
Victoria Day May 21, 2018 College closed
Convocation - Smithers June 5, 2018 For most programs
Convocation - Prince Rupert June 6, 2018 For most programs
Convocation - Terrace June 7, 2018 For most programs
Canada Day July 1, 2018 College closed
BC Day August 6, 2018 College closed
Spring Semester Classes End August 31, 2018 For most programs
Labour Day September 3, 2018 College closed
Fall Semester Classes Begin September 4, 2018 For most programs
Thanksgiving Day October 8, 2018 College closed
Remembrance Day November 12, 2018 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal November 16, 2018 For fall semester
Fall Semester Classes End December 14, 2018 For most programs
Fall Semester Classes End - Trades December 21, 2018 For Trades
College Offices Close at 3:00pm December 24, 2018 Early closure
College Opens for Christmas Break December 25, 26, 27, 28 & 31, 2018 College closed

2018 Reading Week dates

READING WEEK PROGRAM LOCATION
February 26 - March 3, 2018 University Credit & Social Service Worker & Early Childhood Care and Education All Campuses
Business Administration Terrace & Prince Rupert
Nusing Terrace
March 26-30, 2018 Career and College Prep Prince Rupert & Smithers only
March 19-23, 2018 Retail Services Program Terrace

Future Academic Dates

*Future dates may be subject to change.

2019

DAYS TO REMEMBER DATE NOTES
New Year's Day January 1, 2019 College closed
College Opens after Christmas Break January 2, 2019 College open
Classes Recommence after Christmas Break January 7, 2019 For most programs
Reading Week Unique to each program See below for specific dates
Family Day February 18, 2019 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal March 15, 2019 For winter semester
Good Friday April 19, 2019 College closed
Easter Monday April 22, 2019 College closed
Winter Semester Classes End April 26, 2019 For most programs
Spring Semester Starts April 29, 2019 For most programs
Victoria Day May 20, 2019 College closed
Convocation - Prince Rupert TBD For most programs
Convocation - Smithers TBD For most programs
Convocation - Terrace TBD For most programs
Canada Day July 1, 2019 College closed
BC Day August 5, 2019 College closed
Spring Semester Classes End August 30, 2019 For most programs
Labour Day September 2, 2019 College closed
Fall Semester Classes Begin September 3, 2019 For most programs
Thanksgiving Day October 14, 2019 College closed
Remembrance Day November 11, 2019 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal November 15, 2019 For fall semester
Fall Semester Classes End December 13, 2019 For most programs
Fall Semester Classes End - Trades December 20, 2019 For Trades
College Offices Close at 3:00pm December 24, 2019 Early closure
College Opens for Christmas Break December 25, 26, 27, 30 & 31, 2019 College closed

2019 Reading Week dates

READING WEEK PROGRAM LOCATION
February 25-March 1, 2019 University Credit, Social Service Worker, ECCE  All Campuses
February 25-March 1, 2019 Business Administration Terrace & Prince Rupert
February 25-March 1, 2019 Nusing Terrace
February 25-March 1, 2019 Career and College Prep Terrace
March 18-22, 2019 Career and College Prep Smithers & Prince Rupert
 March 25-29, 2019 ASE  Terrace

2020

DAYS TO REMEMBER DATE NOTES
New Year's Day January 1, 2020 College closed
College Opens after Christmas Break January 2, 2020 College open
Classes Recommence after Christmas Break January 6, 2020 For most programs
Reading Week Unique to each program See below for specific dates
Family Day February 17, 2020 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal March 13, 2020 For winter semester
Good Friday April 10, 2020 College closed
Easter Monday April 13, 2020 College closed
Winter Semester Classes End April 24, 2020 For most programs
Spring Semester Starts April 27, 2020 For most programs
Victoria Day May 18, 2020 College closed
Convocation - Prince Rupert TBD For most programs
Convocation - Smithers TBD For most programs
Convocation - Terrace TBD For most programs
Canada Day July 1, 2020 College closed
BC Day August 3, 2020 College closed
Spring Semester Classes End September 4, 2020 For most programs
Labour Day September 7, 2020 College closed
Fall Semester Classes Begin September 8, 2020 For most programs
Thanksgiving Day October 12, 2020 College closed
Remembrance Day November 11, 2020 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal November 20, 2020 For fall semester
Fall Semester Classes End December 18, 2020 For most programs
Fall Semester Classes End - Trades December 24, 2020 For Trades
College Offices Close at 3:00pm December 24, 2020 Early closure
College Opens for Christmas Break December 25, 28, 29, 30 & 31, 2020 College closed

2020 Reading Week dates

READING WEEK PROGRAM LOCATION
Dates TBD University Credit & Social Service Worker & Early Childhood Care and Education All Campuses
Business Administration Terrace & Prince Rupert
Nursing Terrace
Career and College Prep Prince Rupert & Smithers only
Retail Services Program Terrace

2021

DAYS TO REMEMBER DATE NOTES
New Year's Day January 1, 2021 College closed
College Opens after Christmas Break January 4, 2021 College open
Classes Recommence after Christmas Break January 4, 2021 For most programs
Reading Week Unique to each program See below for specific dates
Family Day February 15, 2021 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal March 12, 2021 For winter semester
Good Friday April 2, 2021 College closed
Easter Monday April 5, 2021 College closed
Winter Semester Classes End April 23, 2021 For most programs
Spring Semester Starts April 26, 2021 For most programs
Victoria Day May 24, 2021 College closed
Convocation - Prince Rupert TBD For most programs
Convocation - Smithers TBD For most programs
Convocation - Terrace TBD For most programs
Canada Day July 1, 2021 College closed
BC Day August 2, 2021 College closed
Spring Semester Classes End September 3, 2021 For most programs
Labour Day September 6, 2021 College closed
Fall Semester Classes Begin September 7, 2021 For most programs
Thanksgiving Day October 11, 2021 College closed
Remembrance Day November 11, 2021 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal November 19, 2021 For fall semester
Fall Semester Classes End December 17, 2021 For most programs
Fall Semester Classes End - Trades December 24, 2021 For Trades
College Offices Close at 3:00pm December 24, 2021 Early closure
College Opens for Christmas Break December 27, 28, 29, 30 & 31, 2021 College closed

2021 Reading Week dates

READING WEEK PROGRAM LOCATION
Dates TBD University Credit & Social Service Worker & Early Childhood Care and Education All Campuses
Business Administration Terrace & Prince Rupert
Nursing Terrace
Career and College Prep Prince Rupert & Smithers only
Retail Services Program Terrace

2022

DAYS TO REMEMBER DATE NOTES
New Year's Day January 3, 2022 College closed
College Opens after Christmas Break January 4, 2022 College open
Classes Recommence after Christmas Break January 10, 2022 For most programs
Reading Week Unique to each program See below for specific dates
Family Day February 21, 2022 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal March 11, 2022 For winter semester
Good Friday April 15, 2022 College closed
Easter Monday April 18, 2022 College closed
Winter Semester Classes End April 29, 2022 For most programs
Spring Semester Starts May 2, 2022 For most programs
Victoria Day May 23, 2022 College closed
Convocation - Prince Rupert TBD For most programs
Convocation - Smithers TBD For most programs
Convocation - Terrace TBD For most programs
Canada Day July 1, 2022 College closed
BC Day August 1, 2022 College closed
Spring Semester Classes End September 2, 2022 For most programs
Labour Day September 5, 2022 College closed
Fall Semester Classes Begin September 6, 2022 For most programs
Thanksgiving Day October 10, 2022 College closed
Remembrance Day November 11, 2022 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal November 18, 2022 For fall semester
Fall Semester Classes End December 16, 2022 For most programs
Fall Semester Classes End - Trades December 23, 2022 For Trades
College Offices Close at 3:00pm December 23, 2022 Early closure
College Opens for Christmas Break December 26, 27, 28, 29 & 30, 2022 College closed

2022 Reading Week dates

READING WEEK PROGRAM LOCATION
Dates TBD University Credit & Social Service Worker & Early Childhood Care and Education All Campuses
Business Administration Terrace & Prince Rupert
Nursing Terrace
Career and College Prep Prince Rupert & Smithers only
Retail Services Program Terrace