2022-2023 Calendar of Academic Dates

Graduate Studies and Open Entry Courses

The dates shown above apply to undergraduate programs and don’t necessarily apply to the School of Graduate Studies, the Faculty of Law, the Faculty of Education, Nursing ASP, or to open entry courses offered through the College of Extended Learning. Consult the appropriate calendar for more information on how the revised academic calendar affects your program and courses.

FALL TERM
Classes Start Wednesday, September 07, 2022 | End Thursday, December 08, 2022 | 60 Teaching Days
SEPTEMBER Monday 05 Labour Day - University Holiday - no classes*
Wednesday 07 Start of classes for both Campuses (not including Law and the 11-month BEd.) Students are expected to arrive on campus by the first day of classes.
Friday 16 Last day for payment of University tuition and fees
Friday 16 Last day for adding Fall Term and full-year courses. Fall term and full-year courses dropped up to and including this date not shown on academic transcript. After this date a notation of "W" (withdrawn no academic penalty) will be shown on the academic transcript.
Friday 16 Students may drop and add courses up to the last day to add for the term without being charged a prorated fee. Courses dropped after the last day to add classes will be subject to prorated tuition fees from the first week of classes up to the withdrawal date shown on the student academic record.
Friday 23 Last day to opt-out of Student Union Health and Dental Plan for those students who entered in September.
Last day to be granted an exemption from the International Health Insurance Plan.
Friday 30 National Day for Truth and Reconciliation - no classes* 
OCTOBER Monday 10 Thanksgiving Day - University Holiday - no classes*
Thursday 13 Fall Convocation - UNB Fredericton
Friday 14 Fall Convocation - UNB Saint John
Friday 21 Last day to withdraw from Fall Term courses with prorated refund
NOVEMBER Tuesday 01 Last day to withdraw from Fall Term courses without academic penalty. A grade of "W" (withdrawn) will be shown on the academic record. After this date a grade of "WF" (withdrawn fail) will apply.
Monday - Friday 07-11 Fall Term Reading Week - no classes or tests/assignments scheduled
Friday 11 Remembrance Day - University closed - no classes*
Thursday 24 Last day in Fall Term to hold class tests (no class tests to be held during the last 10 teaching days of the term)
DECEMBER Thursday 08 Last day of Fall Term classes (60 teaching days)
Friday 09 Reading Day - no classes or tests/assignments scheduled
Saturday 10 Final examinations begin
Tuesday 20 Final examinations end (9 days)
Wednesday 21 Residence closes for holiday break

Nursing students may need to participate in nursing clinicals and practicums during the Reading Weeks.

Students living in residence should contact their campus residence office for specific move-in dates.

*Except for essential services, most university offices will be closed on the dates indicated as "University Holiday". Essential functions, for example, UNB Security & Traffic, Facilities Management and the Residences will be staffed and operational. Emergency maintenance may be arranged through the Security Department. A few departments and facilities such as the libraries and computer labs may offer some services on certain holidays. Those wishing to use such services on a holiday are advised to check with the specific department about operations for the day.

WINTER TERM
Classes start Monday, January 09, 2023 | End Thursday, April 13, 2023 | 61 Teaching Days

JANUARY Monday 09 Start of classes for both campuses. Students are expected to arrive on campus by the first day of classes.
Friday 20 Last day for payment of Winter term fees for new students.
Friday 20 Last day for adding Winter Term courses. Winter Term courses dropped up to and including this date not shown on academic transcript. After this date a notation of “W” (withdraw no academic penalty) will be shown on the academic transcript.

Last day to withdraw from full-year courses without academic penalty. A notation of “W” (withdrawn) will be shown on the academic transcript. After this date a notation of “WF” (withdraw fail) will apply.
Friday  20 Students may drop and add courses up to the last day to add for the term without being charged a prorated fee. Courses dropped after the last day to add classes will be subject to prorated tuition fees from the first week of classes up to the withdrawal date shown on the student academic record.
Friday 27 Last day to opt-out of Student Union Health and Dental Plan for those students who entered in January 2023.
Last day to be granted an exemption from the International Health Insurance Plan for those students who entered in January 2023.
FEBRUARY Monday 20 NB Family Day - University Holiday - no classes*
Friday 24 Last day to withdraw from Winter Term courses with prorated refund
MARCH Monday-Friday 06-10 Winter Term Reading Week - no classes or tests/assignments scheduled.
Monday 13 Last day to withdraw from Winter Term courses without academic penalty. A grade of "W" (withdrawn) will be shown on the academic record. After this date a grade of "WF" (withdrawn fail) will apply.
Wednesday 29 Last day in Winter Term to hold class tests (no class tests to be held during the last 10 teaching days of the term).
APRIL Friday-Monday 07-10 Easter - University Holiday - no classes*
Thursday 13 Last day of Winter Term classes (61 teaching days)
Friday 14 Reading Day - no classes or tests/assignments scheduled
Saturday 15 Final Examinations begin
Tuesday 25 Final examinations end (9 days)
Wednesday 26 Residences Close

Nursing students may need to participate in nursing clinicals and practicums during the winter break.

Students living in residence should contact their campus residence office for specific move-in dates.

*Except for essential services, most university offices will be closed on the dates indicated as "University Holiday". Essential functions, for example, UNB Security & Traffic, Facilities Management and the Residences will be staffed and operational. Emergency maintenance may be arranged through the Security Department. A few departments and facilities such as the libraries and computer labs may offer some services on certain holidays. Those wishing to use such services on a holiday are advised to check with the specific department about operations for the day.