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 

2021

DAYS TO REMEMBER DATE NOTES
New Year's Day January 1, 2021 College closed
College Opens after Holiday Break January 4, 2021 College open
Classes Recommence after Holiday 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 Closed for Holiday Break December 27, 28, 29, 30 & 31, 2021 College closed

2021 Reading Week dates

READING WEEK PROGRAM LOCATION
February 22-26, 2021 University Credit & Social Service Worker & Early Childhood Care and Education All Campuses
February 22-26, 2021 Business Administration Terrace & Prince Rupert
February 22-26, 2021 Nursing Terrace
March 15 - 19, 2021 Career and College Prep All Campuses
March 15 - 19, 2021 Retail Services Program Terrace

2022

DAYS TO REMEMBER DATE NOTES
New Year's Day January 3, 2022 College closed
College Opens after Holiday Break January 4, 2022 College open
Classes Recommence after Holiday Break January 10, 2022 For most programs
 Add/ drop period January 10 - 21, 2022  
Reading Week February 21 - 25, 2022 For most programs
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
Add/ drop period  September 6 - 19, 2022  
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 Closed for Holiday Break December 26, 27, 28, 29 & 30, 2022 College closed

2023

DAYS TO REMEMBER DATE NOTES
New Year's Day January 2, 2023 College closed
College Opens after Holiday Break January 3, 2023 College open
Classes Recommence after Holiday Break January 9, 2023 For most programs
 Add/ drop period  January 9 - 20, 2023  
Reading Week February 20 - 24, 2023 For most programs
Family Day February 20, 2023 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal March 10, 2023 For winter semester
Good Friday April 7, 2023 College closed
Easter Monday April 10, 2023 College closed
Winter Semester Classes End April 21, 2023 For most programs
Spring Semester Starts May 1, 2023 For most programs
Victoria Day May 22, 2023 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, 2023 College closed
BC Day August 7, 2023 College closed
Spring Semester Classes End September 1, 2023 For most programs
Labour Day September 4, 2023 College closed
Fall Semester Classes Begin September 5, 2023 For most programs
 Add/ drop period  September 5 - 18, 2023  
Thanksgiving Day October 9, 2023 College closed
Remembrance Day November 13, 2023 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal November 17, 2023 For fall semester
Fall Semester Classes End December 15, 2023 For most programs
Fall Semester Classes End - Trades December 22, 2023 For Trades
College Offices Close at 3:00pm December 22, 2023 Early closure
College Closed for Holiday Break December 26, 27, 28, 29 2023 College closed

 

2024

DAYS TO REMEMBER DATE NOTES
New Year's Day January 1, 2024
College closed
College Opens after Holiday Break January 2, 2024 College open
Classes Recommence after Holiday Break January 8, 2024 For most programs
 Add/ drop period January 8 - 19, 2023  
Reading Week February 19 - 23, 2024  For most programs
Family Day February 19, 2024 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal March 8, 2024 For winter semester
Good Friday March 29, 2024 College closed
Easter Monday April 1, 2024 College closed
Winter Semester Classes End April 26, 2024 For most programs
Spring Semester Starts April 29, 2024 For most programs
Victoria Day May 20, 2024 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, 2024 College closed
BC Day August 5, 2024 College closed
Labour Day September 2, 2024 College closed
Fall Semester Classes Begin September 3, 2024 For most programs
 Add/ drop period  September 3 - 16, 2024  
Thanksgiving Day October 14, 2024 College closed
Remembrance Day November 11, 2024 College closed
Last Day for Official Withdrawal November 15, 2024 For fall semester
Fall Semester Classes End December 13, 2024 For most programs
Fall Semester Classes End - Trades December 20, 2024 For Trades
College Offices Close at 3:00pm December 24, 2024 Early closure
College Closed for Holiday Break December 25, 26, 27, 30 & 31 2024 College closed