Key Academic Dates 2020-2021
Academic Year: 2020 - 2021

Holiday / TST Closed

Jul 1, 2020 - Canada Day - TST Closed
Jul 6, 2020 to Jul 17, 2020 - Summer Closure of GCTS Office
Aug 3, 2020 - Civic Holiday - TST Offices Closed
Sep 7, 2020 - Labour Day - TST Offices Closed
Oct 12, 2020 - Thanksgiving - TST Offices Closed
Dec 21, 2020 to Jan 1, 2021 - Christmas Closure - TST Offices Closed
Jan 4, 2021 - TST Academic Offices Closed
Feb 12, 2021 - TST Academic Offices Closed
Feb 15, 2021 - Family Day - TST Offices Closed
Apr 1, 2021 - TST Academic Offices Closed
Apr 2, 2021 - Good Friday - TST Offices Closed
May 21, 2021 - UofT Presidential Day - TST Offices Closed
May 24, 2021 - Victoria Day - TST Offices Closed
Jul 1, 2021 to Jul 2, 2021 - TST Academic Offices Closed
Jul 5, 2021 to Jul 16, 2021 - TST Academic Offices Closed

Course / Registration Information

Jul 9, 2020 - FINCA - Financial Cancellation of Course Registration
Jul 20, 2020 - Registration opens for 2020-21 Fall and Winter courses.
Aug 12, 2020 - End of Summer 2020 Semester
Aug 12, 2020 - Registration Deadline for Fall 2020
Aug 28, 2020 - Deadline for Colleges to have grades for Summer 2020 Courses posted to ROSI
Sep 14, 2020 - Classes begin for TST Second-Entry Undergraduate (Basic Degree) and Graduate (Advanced Degree) Courses
Sep 18, 2020 - Last day to add YF, HF, HY, and YY courses.
Oct 2, 2020 - FINCA - Financial Cancellation of Course Registration
Oct 26, 2020 to Oct 30, 2020 - Fall Reading Week
Nov 13, 2020 - Last day to drop YF and HF courses without academic penalty. NOTE: deadlines to drop without financial penalty are earlier – please check the schedules at Student Accounts.
Dec 4, 2020 - Winter 2021 Registration Deadline
Dec 14, 2020 - TST Fall Classes End
Dec 15, 2020 to Dec 18, 2020 - Exam Week
Jan 5, 2021 - Deadline for Colleges to have Fall 2020 Course Grades posted to ROSI
Jan 7, 2021 - Fall 2020 Course Grades Available to Students via ACORN
Jan 11, 2021 - Classes begin for TST Second-Entry Undergraduate (Basic Degree) and Graduate (Advanced Degree) Courses
Jan 15, 2021 - Last day to add FS and YS courses for Winter semester
Jan 29, 2021 - FINCA - Financial Cancellation of Course Registration
Feb 15, 2021 to Feb 19, 2021 - Winter Reading Week
Mar 1, 2021 - Second-Entry Undergraduate (Basic Degree) course offerings for 2021-22 go live on the TST website
Mar 12, 2021 - Last day to drop HS, YY, HY and YS courses without Academic Penalty
Apr 1, 2021 - Course registration for Summer courses begins for Conjoint Students & Non-conjoint Students
Apr 9, 2021 - TST Winter Classes End
Apr 12, 2021 to Apr 16, 2021 - Exam Week
Apr 23, 2021 - Registration Deadline for Summer 2021
Apr 23, 2021 - Deadline for Colleges to have grades for Winter 2021 Courses posted to ROSI
Apr 27, 2021 - Winter 2021 Course Grades Available to Students via ACORN
Apr 30, 2021 - Deadline for Applications to SCP for Fall 2021 Entry
May 3, 2021 - Classes begin for TST Second-Entry Undergraduate (Basic Degree) and Graduate (Advanced Degree) Courses
May 3, 2021 - Deadline for Graduate (Advanced Degree) course offerings for 2021-22 to go live on the TST website

Graduate Degree Deadlines

Aug 17, 2020 - Deadline to submit Master's Research Paper or Research Portfolio (Conjoint MA)
Aug 31, 2020 to Sep 18, 2020 - Moratorium on General Examinations
Aug 31, 2020 - Deadline to submit ThM Option 2 Extended Essays for Fall 2020 Convocation
Sep 2, 2020 - Last day for the GCTS to received signed approval requests for Fall 2020 academic activities (e.g. program extensions, reading and research course requests). College deadlines may be earlier
Sep 4, 2020 - Last day to submit theses to avoid tuition for Fall 2020 [ThD, non-conjoint PhD, DMin, ThM and non-conjoint MA only].
Sep 4, 2020 - Deadline for non-conjoint MA and non-conjoint PhD students to apply to St. Michael's College for Fall Convocation.
Sep 8, 2020 - TST Language Exams (further information to be circulated soon)
Sep 11, 2020 - Graduate Student Orientation
Sep 18, 2020 - Last day to defend doctoral theses (Fall Convocation)
Sep 25, 2020 - Final deadline for TSpace submissions to be approved for Fall Convocation.
Nov 13, 2020 - Last day to submit request for transfer credit/advanced standing for students entering programs in Fall 2020
Nov 27, 2020 - Last day to submit doctoral theses to the GCTS for examination for Spring Convocation.
Dec 4, 2020 - Last day to submit theses to TST for examination to avoid tuition fees for Winter 2021 (ThD, non-conjoint PhD, DMin, ThM, and non-conjoint MA only)
Dec 11, 2020 - Last day for the GCTS to received signed approval requests for Winter 2021 academic activities
Jan 20, 2021 - Deadline to register and pay for January GCTS Language Examinations
Jan 29, 2021 - Last day to submit ThM and MA (non-conjoint) theses to TST for examination (Spring Convocation)
Jan 29, 2021 - GCTS Language Exams
Feb 26, 2021 - Last day to submit ThM (II) extended essays for examination (Spring Convocation)
Mar 31, 2021 - Last day to defend theses (Spring Convocations)
Apr 5, 2021 - Absolute deadline for TSpace submissions to be approved for Spring Convocation - 12:00 pm EDT (Note: students are given individual deadlines based on defence date)
Apr 28, 2021 - Last day for the GCTS to received signed approval requests for Summer 2021 academic activities
Apr 30, 2021 - Last day to submit doctoral theses to TST for examination (Fall Convocation)
Jun 30, 2021 to Jul 20, 2021 - General Exams Embargo
Sep 10, 2021 - Last day to defend theses (Fall Convocations)

Academic Meetings

Aug 19, 2020 - Basic Degree Common Stream Committee
Aug 27, 2020 - Advisory Committee on Adjunct Faculty Appointments
Sep 21, 2020 - Academic Council
Sep 28, 2020 - Basic Degree Council
Oct 6, 2020 - Centre for the Study of Ministry
Oct 6, 2020 - Graduate Studies Council
Oct 19, 2020 - Academic Council
Nov 9, 2020 - Basic Degree Council
Nov 12, 2020 - Curriculum Committee
Nov 16, 2020 - Academic Council
Dec 1, 2020 - Graduate Studies Council
Dec 3, 2020 - Advisory Committee on Adjunct Faculty Appointments
Dec 8, 2020 - Centre for the Study of Ministry
Dec 16, 2020 - Basic Degree Common Stream Committee
Jan 18, 2021 - Academic Council
Feb 1, 2021 - Basic Degree Council
Feb 5, 2021 - Graduate Admissions Committee
Feb 9, 2021 - Centre for the Study of Ministry
Feb 22, 2021 - Academic Council
Feb 25, 2021 - Curriculum Committee
Mar 2, 2021 - Graduate Studies Council
Mar 22, 2021 - Academic Council
Apr 5, 2021 - Basic Degree Council
Apr 6, 2021 - Centre for the Study of Ministry
Apr 21, 2021 - Basic Degree Common Stream Committee - SCP Graduation Audit
Apr 22, 2021 - Advisory Committee on Adjunct Faculty Appointments
Apr 26, 2021 - Academic Council
May 4, 2021 - Graduate Studies Council
May 20, 2021 - Curriculum Committee
May 26, 2021 - Basic Degree Common Stream Committee - SCP Admissions
May 31, 2021 - Academic Council

TST Events

Mar 8, 2021 to Mar 10, 2021 - UTQAP External Reviewers' Site Visit

Convocations

May 20, 2021 - Emmanuel Convocation
May 26, 2021 - Knox College Convocation