Remember to visit the FGS COVID-19 information page for guidance on issues specific to graduate students, including remote oral exams, supervision, research activities, Graduate Assistant Teacher duties and more. Please refer to previous issues of GRADpost for past COVID-19 updates. Some key changes and recent updates include:
Advising: The Faculty of Graduate Studies has transitioned to remote advising. Contact FGS by:
You can also contact our Student Team by email [email protected] or schedule an appointment through Orbis. We understand that students may have inquiries that normally require in-person support. Enrollment Services also has a FAQ website based on inquiries that are common at this time of the year.
Graduate Success Week - Register now for Breakfast with the Dean! As part of Graduate Success Week, this popular annual event is going virtual in 2020! Join Dr. Robin Yates, Dean and Vice-Provost of Graduate Studies on May 5th for an engaging graduate community-building event. Register now!
Spring/Summer payment plans Applications for Spring/Summer payment plans are now available here and can be submitted to FGS once tuition and fees appear in your Student Centre. Applications must be submitted to FGS by the Spring/Summer fee payment deadline of May 15, 2020.
Spring general fees Students can check their student centre around the end of April for an updated balance.
Deferral of Final Assessments Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, options for deferred final assessments are available through the Registrar's office. More information.
Student/Supervisor Checklist - Updated The Student/Supervisor Checklist has been recently updated and is available here.
Apr. 30 - Course-based degrees: Last day to complete all degree requirements to be eligible for Spring Convocation and cancel Spring registration Apr. 30 - Thesis-based degrees: Last day to submit required forms to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and thesis to The Vault to be eligible for Spring Convocation and cancel Spring registration May 15 - Tuition and fee payment deadline May 15 - Thesis-based degrees: Last day to submit required forms to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and thesis to The Vault to cancel Spring registration