VIU Spring Semester

Dates and Deadlines

January 5 (Thursday): First day of classes for the Spring 2023 Semester.

January 5-18: Students who completely withdraw from all courses in this time period will be assessed the minimum semester fee of $200.

January 18 (Wednesday): Last day to drop a course without having to fully pay for it.

January 19 (Thursday): Spring Semester fees due. Fees will be calculated based on course enrolment as of this date.

February 1 (Wednesday): Any unpaid Spring Semester fees will be assessed a 10% late payment fee.

February 20 (Monday): Family Day, University closed.

February 21-24 (Tuesday-Friday): Study Days for Academic programs.

February 28 (Tuesday): Students with fees owing will be deregistered from all Spring courses.

March 29 (Wednesday): Last day for academic penalty-free withdrawal from 8-month courses that started in September.

March 29 (Wednesday): Last day for academic penalty-free withdrawal from a Spring Semester course or program or to change from credit to audit (or vice-versa) in academic programs.

April 7-10 (Friday-Monday): Good Friday/Easter Monday, University closed.

April 14 (Friday): Last day of classes.

April 17 (Monday): First day of final exams.

April 26 (Wednesday): Last day of final exams.

May 5 (Friday): Final Spring Semester grades due.