2018/19 Secondary Academic Calendar

Winter Session Term 1 | September 4 – December 7, 2018

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

Winter Session Term 2 | January 2 – May 10, 2019

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

Summer Term 1 Session | May 13 – June 21, 2019

May 13Summer Session Term 1 classes begin
May 20Victoria Day – Classes cancelled
June 3-7Midterm Break - 2019 UBC Congress – Classes cancelled
June 21Summer Session Term 1 classes end

Summer Session Term 2 | July 2 – 26, 2019

July 2Summer Session Term 2 begins
July 26Summer Session Term 2 ends
Please note: BEd students attend classes during the UBC Reading Break.