Undergraduate Calendar 2021-2022

Note: The information in the calendar web pages is approved by Faculty Council and is recognized as the official information with regards to programme requirements and course descriptions for students starting their programme in the current academic year. Students who started their programme in previous years should refer to the archived calendar that coincides with the year they started. Current students can also audit their individual programme requirements using Degree Navigator™ which is available to them via their My Services portal account.

Key Dates and Important Notices


Dates and Deadlines

Winter / Summer 2021 Event
May 3 First Day of Classes - Distance Learning (Summer session)
May 8 - 9 Supplemental Exams (graduands)
May 15 - 16 Supplemental Exams
May 20 Convocation
May 21 Commissioning Parade
Jul 31 Admissions Application Deadline for Fall Term - Distance Learning
Aug 9 - 13 Examinations - Distance Learning
Aug 13 End of Summer Term - Distance Learning
Fall 2021 Event
Sep 7 Undergraduate Classes Start (Fall Term)
Sep 17 (TBC) Obstacle Course

Sep 17 - Sep 19 (TBC)

Reunion Weekend
Oct 11 Thanksgiving (statutory holiday)
Oct 12 - 13 Fall Break (Undergraduate)
Oct 14 - 26 Mid-term Exams
Nov 1 Admissions Application Deadline for Winter Term - Distance Learning

Nov 11

Remembrance Day (statutory holiday)
Nov 19 Fall Convocation
Dec 7 End of Classes
Dec 9 - 21 Examinations
Dec 21 End of Fall Term
Winter / Summer 2022 Event
Jan 10 Undergraduate Classes Start (Winter Term)
Jan 15 - 16 Supplemental Exams
Feb 21 - 25 Reading Week
Mar 31 Admissions Application Deadline for Summer Term - Distance Learning
Apr 14 End of Classes
Apr 15 Good Friday (statutory holiday)
Apr 18 Easter Monday (statutory holiday)
Apr 19 - Apr 30 Examinations
Apr 24 - Apr 26 (TBC) Academic Tours (3rd yr engineers)
Apr 24 - Apr 26 (TBC) Professional Development Course (2nd yr engineers)
Apr 30 End of Winter Term
May 02 First Day of Classes - Distance Learning (Summer session)
May 9 - 10 Supplemental Exams (graduands)
May 16 - 17 Supplemental Exams
May 19 Convocation
May 20 (TBC) Commissioning Parade
Jul 31 Admissions Application Deadline for Fall Term - Distance Learning
Aug 8 - 12 Examinations - Distance Learning
Aug 12 End of Summer Term - Distance Learning

Dates specific to RMC Online students

Event FallFootnote 2 2020 WinterFootnote 2 2021 SummerFootnote 2 2021
Open Online Registration 1 July 2020 1 November 2020 1 April 2021
Distance Education Course Registration DeadlineFootnote 1 15 August 2020 30 November 2020 30 April 2021
Distance Education Late Registration Period (fee is applicable) 16-30 August 2020 1-15 December 2020 No Late Registration
Course Start 8 September 2020 11 January 2021 3  May 2021
Last date to withdraw from the course with possible entitlement to partial reimbursement 5 October 2020 7 February 2021 30  May 2021
Last date to withdraw from the course 26 October 2020 28 February 2021 20 June 2021
Deadline to register for exams 9 November 2020 22 March 2021 5 July 2021
Final Exams 14-18 December 2020 26-30 April 2021 9-13 August 2021
End of Term 22 December 2020 30 April 2021 13 August 2021
Release of grades via My Services 27 January 2021 29 May 2021 11 September 2021

Important Notices

  1. The course listings and academic programmes described in this Calendar represent Senate-approved requirements and electives for completion of degree requirements. Circumstances beyond the control of the College, such as severe budget shortfalls, may result in restrictions in the number and range of course and programme choices available to students as compared with those listed herein or in other College publications.
  2. The College reserves the right to limit access to courses or programmes and, at its discretion, to withdraw particular programmes, options, or courses altogether. In such circumstances the College undertakes to the best of its ability to enable students registered in affected programmes to complete their degree requirements in a satisfactory manner.
  3. Prospective students or new registrants are advised to consult the most current information available from the College and its various Faculties in printed or electronic form, as well as academic advisors for the programmes concerned, before making registration decisions or course/programme choices.
  4. The Senate and the Board of Governors of the Royal Military College of Canada reserve the right to invoke changes in this Calendar, in either its printed or electronic forms, at any time without prior notice.
  5. Officer Cadets at the Royal Military College of Canada must select a course of studies which is compatible with their element of the Canadian Forces and with the Military Officer Occupation selected. The Canadian Forces reserve the right to limit enrolment in any given course of studies.
  6. Applications are processed through Canadian Forces Recruiting Centres (1-800-856-8488). Applications for admission should be submitted as early as possible in the final year of high school. Transcripts of final marks are not required to initiate an application.
  7. Additional information may be found on the Internet at Canadian Forces Recruiting.
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