Winter 2018 Term Dates

Note: Winter term dates (below) have been updated as of December 13, 2017.

Full-time Programs

Item Date
Online timetable selection begins in the MyNC Student Portal

Item Date
Full-time programs (exceptions below) December 18
Returning Nursing students (P0926, P0930, P0942 Levels 02+) January 12
Post-secondary part-time registration begins
(limited registration available through Part-Time Studies)
January 8
Winter Orientation January 12
Classes start January 15
Last day to register or change sections

Item Date
Full-time programs (exceptions below) January 26
Returning Nursing students (P0926, P0930, P0942 Levels 02+) January 14
Last day to withdraw with a refund February 2
Statutory Holiday: Family Day February 19
Mid-term break

Item Date
Full-time programs (exceptions below) February 26 – March 2
Practical Nursing (Level 04)
Human Resources Management (Level 02)
No break
Enrolment audit March 1
Statutory Holiday: Good Friday March 30
Dental Assisting (Level 02) ONLY – Last day to withdraw without receiving grades April 20
Classes resume for Practical Nursing (Level 04) and Human Resources Management (Level 02) ONLY May 7
Classes end

Item Date
Full-time programs (exceptions below) April 27
Term ends for Community & Justice Services (Accelerated – Level 03) July 13
Dental Assisting (Level 02) June 1
OTA-PTA (Level 04) May 25
Practical Nursing (Level 04)
Human Resources Management (Level 02)
June 29
Pharmacy Technician (Level 04) May 18
Grades entered by

Item Date
Full-time programs (exceptions below) May 1
Civil Engineering Technician (Level 02)
Construction Engineering Technology (Level 04)
May 15
Community & Justice Services (Accelerated – Level 03) July 17
Dental Assisting (Level 02) June 5
OTA-PTA (Level 04) May 29
Practical Nursing (Level 04)
Human Resources Management (Level 02)
July 4
Pharmacy Technician (Level 04) May 22
Survey Camp (2 weeks) for

  • Civil Engineering Technician (Level 02)
  • Construction Engineering Technology (Level 04)
May 2 – May 15
Final grades available online

Item Date
Full-time programs (exceptions below) May 2
Civil Engineering Technician (Level 02)
Construction Engineering Technology (Level 04)
May 18
Community & Justice Services (Accelerated – Level 03) July 20
Dental Assisting (Level 02) June 8
OTA-PTA (Level 04) June 1
Practical Nursing (Level 04)
Human Resources Management (Level 02)
July 7
Pharmacy Technician (Level 04) May 25
Spring Convocation (Welland Campus) Jun 19 – 22

Part-Time Studies

(formerly Continuing Education)

Item Date
Registration begins for Winter 2018 courses December 18
Winter cancellation decisions January 30
Classes start January 16
Last day to register or change sections Prior to the 2nd class of the scheduled course
Last day to withdraw with a refund Prior to the 2nd class of the scheduled course
Statutory Holiday: Family Day February 19
Mid-term break February 26 – March 2
Last day to withdraw without academic penalty Calculated as the 2/3 point of the scheduled course.
Statutory Holiday: Good Friday March 30
Classes end April 27
Grades entered by May 1
Final grades available online May 2

OntarioLearn

Item Date
Registration begins for Winter 2018 courses December 18
OntarioLearn Intake Schedule
Item January Intake Date February Intake Date March Intake Date April Intake Date
Classes start / access to course January 16 February 1 March 1 April 2
Registration ends January 30 February 8 March 8 April 9
Last day to withdraw with refund January 30 February 15 March 15 April 16
Classes end April 24 May 10 June 7 July 9