Academic Calendar Important Program Dates

2018/19

Please note: BEd students attend classes during the UBC Reading Break.
September 4, 2018 Term 1 begins – Orientation Day First day of classes
October 4, 2018 School-based Orientation Practicum begins 1 day a week practicum begins
October 8, 2018 Thanksgiving Day Classes cancelled
October 19, 2018 Professional Development Day Classes cancelled
November 12, 2018 Statutory holiday in lieu of Remembrance Day Classes cancelled
November 13, 2018 School Orientation Practicum begins 2-week practicum begins
November 23, 2018 School Orientation Practicum ends 2-week practicum ends
December 6, 2018 Professional Development Conference School visits cancelled
December 7, 2018 Term 1 ends Last day of classes

January 2, 2019 Term 2A begins First day of classes
January 10, 2019 School-based Orientation Practicum begins 1 day a week practicum begins
January 17, 2019 Community Field Experience Contact Day
January 18, 2019 Education Career Fair Classes cancelled except EDCP 320
February 8, 2019 Term 2A ends
February 11, 2019 Term 2B begins
February 18, 2019 Family Day Classes cancelled
March (Date TBA) Summer registration opens
March 14, 2019 School Orientation Practicum 1 day a week practicum
March 22, 2019 Term 2B ends
April 1, 2019 School Extended Practicum begins EDUC 418 / EDUC 419
10-week practicum begins
April 19, 2019 Good Friday Classes cancelled
April 22, 2019 Easter Monday Classes cancelled
May 20, 2019 Victoria Day Classes cancelled
June 7, 2019 School-based Extended Practicum ends EDUC 418 / EDUC 419
10-week practicum ends

June 10, 2019 Community Field Experience begins EDUC 430
June 28, 2019 Community Field Experience ends EDUC 430

July 2, 2019 Summer Session Term 2 begins First day of classes
July 26, 2019 Summer Session Term 2 ends Last day of classes

September 4, 2018 Term 1 begins – Orientation Day First day of classes
October 8, 2018 Thanksgiving Day Classes cancelled
October 9, 2018 School Orientation Practicum begins 1 day a week practicum begins (teachable subject based)
October 19, 2018 Professional Development Day Classes cancelled
November 5 to 9, 2018 Pre-practicum meetings with faculty advisors Location and date TBA
November 9, 2018 EPSE 308 and LLED 360 end
November 12, 2018 Statutory holiday in lieu of Remembrance Day Classes cancelled
November 13, 2018 School Orientation Practicum 2-week practicum begins
November 23, 2018 School Orientation Practicum ends 2-week practicum ends
November 26 to 30, 2018 Post-practicum debriefing meetings with faculty advisors Location and date TBA
December 4, 2018 Professional Development Conference School visits cancelled
December 7, 2018 Term 1 ends Last day of classes

January 2, 2019 Term 2A begins First day of classes
January 11, 2019 Pre-practicum Contact Day Classes cancelled
January 14 to 18, 21 to 25, 2019 Meetings with faculty advisors for EDUC 421 Locations, date and time TBA
January 17, 2019 Community Field Experience Contact Day – Classes cancelled
January 18, 2019 Education Career Fair – Classes cancelled
January 25, 2019 Term 2 classes end
January 28, 2019 School-based Extended Practicum begins EDUC 421
10-week practicum begins
February 18, 2019 Family Day Classes cancelled
March TBA Summer registration opens
April 18, 2019 School-based Extended Practicum EDUC 421
10-week practicum ends
April 19, 2019 Good Friday Classes cancelled
April 22, 2019 Easter Monday Classes cancelled
April 23, 2019 Community Field Experience begins EDUC 430
May 10, 2019 Community Field Experience ends EDUC 430

May 13, 2019 Summer Session Term 1 classes begin First day of classes
May 20, 2019 Victoria Day Classes cancelled
June 3 to 7, 2019 2019 UBC Congress On campus classes cancelled

Teacher candidates will be involved in blended learning activities and/or school visits

June 21, 2019 Summer Session Term 1 classes end Last day of classes

July 2 Summer Session Term 2 begins
July 26 Summer Session Term 2 ends