Welcome to the Registrar's Office

The Registrar’s Office supports teaching and learning at Acadia by maintaining the integrity of academic policies and student records. We help with many academic and non-academic questions – registration, degree audits, prerequisites, verification of enrolment, transfer credits, important dates, examinations, academic regulations, and more.


December Exam Schedule
The December exam schedule is available here.  Exam locations will be finalized in the coming weeks. Please ensure that you check back prior to your examination.


Fall 2021 Graduation List
Congratulations to our Fall 2021 graduating students. Click here for a list of graduates.



Friday, 27
Last day to apply for Fall Graduation (all students).

Wednesday, 1 *Residences open for new International students.
Saturday, 4 *Residences open for new Canadian students.
Sunday, 5 New student orientation activities begin.
Monday, 6 Labour Day.
*Residences open for returning students.
Tuesday, 7 Graduate student registration.
Wednesday, 8 Classes begin for Fall and Fall/Winter (full-year) courses.
Fee payment deadline.
Friday, 17 Last day to add/change any Fall or Fall/Winter course sections.
Last day to withdraw from a Fall or Fall/Winter course without a “W” appearing on the transcript.
Friday, 24 Deadline for approved honours theses for Fall graduands.
Last day to submit final Master’s theses.
Last day to decrease meal plan for Fall term.
Thursday, 30 Last day to opt-out of ASU Health Plan or add dependents - https://studentvip.ca/Default.aspx
*for students who are not required to quarantine (self-isolate).

Friday, 1 Last day to receive grades for Fall graduands.
Tuesday, 5 Faculty meeting for approval of Fall graduands.
Wednesday, 6 **Senate meeting to approve Fall graduands and declaration of award of degrees and diplomas.
Thursday, 7 Exam schedule posted for December examinations.
Monday, 11 Thanksgiving Day - no classes.
Monday-Friday, 25-29 Fall study break - no classes.
**While degrees are awarded in both the Fall and Spring terms, Acadia University holds graduation ceremonies for all graduates at the Spring Convocation only.

Thursday, 11 Remembrance Day - no classes.
Friday, 12 Last day to withdraw from a Fall term course and receive a “W”. Any Fall course withdrawals after today will receive an “F” grade.

Monday, 6 Last day of classes.
Tuesday, 7 Examination study day.
Wednesday, 8 Fall term examinations begin.
Friday, 17 Last day to submit final Master’s theses.
Saturday, 18 Fall term examinations end.
Sunday, 19 Residence close (12:00 noon)