Dates and Deadlines

Application Dates and Deadlines 
Applications, application fee, and supporting documents must be received in the Admissions Office by the following dates:

High School Applicants

Scholarship deadline - March 1
Application deadline - August 31. A small number of students are traditionally accepted in January. Students will be admitted beginning October for the January semester.

Applicants to Education and Social Work Programs

Bachelor of Education - January 15
Bachelor of Social Work - April 30 
Master of Social Work - January 30 

International Applicants
International applicants are encouraged to complete and submit applications and supporting documents by June 1 for September admission and October 1 for January admission. While applications will be accepted beyond those dates, students who apply later risk having insufficient time to obtain student visas and other authorization.

Please note that processing times at embassies can take up to three months.

2023 Important Dates
January 1 New Year’s Day
January 4 University Offices Open
January 9 Classes resume
January 13 Last day to confirm registration by arranging payment of fees
January 15 Application deadline for BEd Program
January 20 Last day to add Winter term courses
January 20 Last day to withdraw from full-year courses without academic penalty
January 27 Celebration of Feast Day of St. Thomas Aquinas, patron saint of the University
January 30 Last day to apply for March 1 graduation 
February 20 NB Family Day – University Closed
March 3 Last day to withdraw from second-semester courses without academic penalty
March 3 Last day for partial refunds of second-semester fees 
March 6-10 March Reading Week- No classes
March 17 Student Research & Ideas Fair
March 31 Last day to hold class tests in second semester
April 7-10 Easter - University closed
April 13 Last day of classes in second semester
April 14 Reading day - No classes
April 17-22 April Examination Period
April 24 Make-up Exam Period
April 30 Application deadline for BSW program
May 1 Intersession begins
May 15 Baccalaureate Mass
May 16 Spring Convocation
May 22 Victoria Day - University closed
June 22 Intersession ends
July 1 Canada Day
July 3 University closed in lieu of Canada Day
July 4 Summer Session begins
July 7 Summer Convocation
August 7 New Brunswick Day - University closed
August 11 Summer Session ends


NOTE: Dates for the Education and Social Work programs may differ. Please consult with the appropriate department.