Dates and Deadlines

The Academic Schedule sets the start and end dates for all semester-based programs at Northern Lights College. Non-semester based programs start and end dates are established for each intake, and are defined in the College timetables.

Academic courses are normally Fall: Sep-Dec, Winter: Jan-Apr, Intersession: May-Jun, and Summer: Jul-Aug.  However, some programs, follow a 20-week term Fall: Sep-Jan, Winter: Feb-Jun.

September 2017
01 Summer 2017 All grades submitted
 
November 2017
06 Winter 2018
Registration begins for Continuing Students
20 Winter 2018
Registration begins for New Students
27 Winter 2018
Registration begins for Late Applicants
 
January 2018
01 CAMPUS CLOSED
New Year's Day
02 Winter 2018
First day of classes
16 Winter 2018
End of add/drop period
 
February 2018
12 CAMPUS CLOSED
Family Day
19-23
Reading Break
22 Spring 2018
Timetables available online
27 Winter 2018
 Last day to withdraw
 
March 2018
19
Spring 2018
Registration begins for Continuing Students
30 CAMPUS CLOSED
Good Friday
 
April 2018
02 CAMPUS CLOSED
Easter Monday
03 Spring 2018
Registration begins for New Students
09 Winter 2018
Last day of classes
10 Spring 2018
Registration begins for Late Admitted Students
11 Winter 2018
Final exams start
21 Winter 2018
Final exams end
27 Winter 2018
All grades submitted
 
May 2018
07 Spring 2018
First day of classes
 
Spring Session One 2018
First day of classes
14 Spring Session One 2018
End of add/drop period
21 Spring 2018
End of add/drop period

CAMPUS CLOSED
Victoria Day
 
June 2018
4
Spring Session One 2018
Last day to withdraw
11 Fall 2018
Timetables available online
22 Spring Session One 2018
Last day of classes
25 Spring Session One 2018
Final exams start

Fall 2018
Registration begins for Continuing Students
29 Spring Session One 2018
Final exams end
 
July 2018
02 Spring 2018
Last day to withdraw

CAMPUS CLOSED
Canada Day
03 Spring Session Two 2018
First day of classes
06 Spring Session One 2018
All grades submitted
09 Fall 2018
Registration begins for New Students
10 Spring Session Two 2018
End of add/drop period
23 Fall 2018
Registration begins for Late Admitted Students
31 Spring Session Two 2018
Last day to Withdraw
 
August 2018
06 Spring 2018
Last day of classes

CAMPUS CLOSED
BC Day
08
Spring 2018
Final exams start
18 Spring Session Two 2018
Last day of classes

Spring 2018
Final exams end
20 Spring Session Two 2018
Final exams start
24 Spring Session Two 2018 Final exams end

Spring 2018
All grades submitted
31 Spring Session Two 2018 All grades submitted