Academic Calendar

At JIBC, we offer hundreds of courses and many programs that lead to careers in public safety and security, emergency response, pre-hospital health care, corrections, victims’ services  and conflict resolution.  You will find the most up-to-date information in the Academic Calendar.

Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in the online calendar.  JIBC reserves the right to make changes to the information at any time without notice, including the addition or cancellation of classes.  JIBC also reserves the right to make changes to fees at any time, without notice. 

Important Dates

The following withdrawal and refund deadline dates only apply to 3-credit courses that are 13-15 weeks in length (including instruction and final exams).

For all other courses please check the program page for withdrawal and refund deadlines

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Winter Semester 2017 (January - April)

Date       Deadline

Jan 3

Semester begins.

Jan 17

Last day to withdraw from a course for 80% refund. Last day to drop a course without receiving a "W" on record (subsequent withdrawals receive a grade of "W").

Jan 17

Last day to change from credit to audit status in a course.

Feb 6-10

Mid-Semester – Students may obtain mid-semester standing from instructors during this week in order to make decisions about withdrawing from courses by the deadline below.

Feb 10

Last day to drop course or completely withdraw from the Institute (students will receive a “W” on their transcript). After this date a grade of “F” will be recorded.

Feb 13

Family Day – Campus closed

Feb 16

Convocation

Apr 7

Last day of classes

Spring/Summer Semester 2017 (May – August)

Date       Deadline

May 1

Semester begins.

May 15

Last day to withdraw from a course for 80% refund. Last day to drop a course without receiving a “W” on your transcript (subsequent withdrawals receive a grade of “W” and are not eligible for a refund).

May 15

Last day to change from credit to audit status in a course

May 22

Victoria Day – Campus closed.

June 5-9

Mid-Semester – Students may obtain mid-semester standing from instructors during this week in order to make decisions about withdrawing from courses by the deadline below.

June 8

Convocation

June 9

Last day to drop course or completely withdraw from the Institute (students will receive a “W” on their transcript). After this date a grade of “F” will be recorded.

July 3

Canada Day – Campus closed.

Aug 4

Last day of classes

Fall Semester 2017 (September – December)

Date       Deadline

Sept 5

Semester begins.

Sept 15

Last day to withdraw from a course for 80% refund. Last day to drop a course without receiving a “W” on your transcript (subsequent withdrawals receive a grade of “W” and are not eligible for a refund).

Sept 19

Last day to change from credit to audit status in a course.

Oct 9

Thanksgiving Day – Campus closed.

Oct 10-13

Mid-Semester – Students may obtain mid-semester standing from instructors during this week in order to make decisions about withdrawing from courses by the deadline below.

 Oct 13

 Last day to drop course or completely withdraw from the Institute (students will receive a “W” on their transcript). After this date a grade of “F” will be recorded.

Nov 13

Campus closed in lieu of Remembrance Day.

Dec 8

Last day of classes.

 


Last updated January 9, 2017