Western Graduate & Postdoctoral  Studies

Current Students

Western University, Graduate Studies - Somerville Facade (Douglas Keddy)

This portion of the site contains information relevant to you as a Western graduate student. Western offers many services to support your academic, social, personal and career needs during your education.

Graduate Regulations

Overview of all aspects of graduate education at Western, including important dates, registration, funding and thesis regulations. (Read More)

Course Enrollment

Information pertaining to graduate and undergraduate course enrollment. (Read More)

Student Finances

Financial information for students, including fees, funding, and research opportunities. (Read More)

Change of Status

Portal for students requesting a change in their registration status at Western. (Read More)

Student Life

Services and opportunities aimed at enhancing the graduate student experience at Western. (Read More)

International Students

Overview of residency requirements and support services for international students. (Read More)

Visiting and Exchange Students

Exchange and visiting student opportunities for current students. (Read More)

Thesis

Specific information about Western's thesis processes, requirements, services and deadlines. (Read More)

Student Services

Overview of various services available to you during your education, including health, housing, and Western Libraries. (Read More)

Contacts

Important contact information for current students, including programs, SGPS and faculty/staff directories. (Read More)

Important Dates for Winter Term

  • January 1, 2014
    Term officially begins.
  • January 8, 2014
    Due date for term tuition (first installment).
  • January 15, 2014
    Grade submission deadline for fall term grades for continuing students.
  • January 30, 2014
    Last day to provide proof of Permanent Residency to reduce tuition fees to the domestic rate.
  • January 31, 2014
    Last day to enrol in graduate courses, declare an audit for a course or drop a graduate course without it appearing on the transcript.
  • February 12, 2014
    Due date for second installment of term tuition for those paying in 2 installments.
  • February 28, 2014
    Last day to withdraw from a graduate course beginning in the term without academic penalty.
  • February 28, 2014
    February In-Absentia Convocation.
  • March 19, 2014
    Final date for doctoral candidates to submit the thesis for examination to SGPS to complete the degree within the winter term or be eligible for Thesis Defense Only status for the summer 2014 term.
  • March 26, 2014
    Recommended deadline to submit to SGPS requests for changes to summer term registration status, and to apply to graduate for Spring Convocation.
  • April 2, 2014
    Final date for masters candidates to submit the thesis for examination to SGPS to complete the degree within the winter term or be eligible for Thesis Defense Only status for the summer 2014 term.
  • April 30, 2014
    Deadine for final submission of the thesis to complete the degree within the winter term and to graduate at Spring Convocation.
  • April 30, 2014
    Grade submission deadline for students wishing to graduate at Spring Convocation.
  • April 30, 2014
    Term ends.