Start dates by school

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Start date: The first day classes begin.
Final start date: The final date by which students must begin classes.

Applied Computer Science and Information Technology
Program name Program code Start date Final start date
Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) 1514C September 8 September 14
Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) - Out of Canada 15141C September 8 September 14
Big Data Solution Architecture 1448 September 8 September 14
Big Data Solution Architecture - Out of Canada 14481 September 8 September 14
Computer Application Security 1476 September 8 September 14
Computer Application Security - Out of Canada 14761 September 8 September 21
Computer Applications Development 0066 September 8 September 14
Computer Applications Development - Out of Canada 00661 September 8 September 21
Computer Programming 1009 September 8 September 14
Computer Programming - Out of Canada 10091 September 8 September 14
Computer Programming and Analysis 0057 September 8 September 14
Computer Programming and Analysis - Out of Canada 00571 September 8 September 14
Computer Systems Technician - Information Technology Infrastructure and Services 1097 September 8 September 14
Computer Systems Technician - Information Technology Infrastructure and Services - Out of Canada 10971 September 8 September 14
Information Technology Infrastructure 1485 September 8 September 14
Information Technology Infrastructure - Out of Canada - Out of Canada 14851 September 8 September 21
Information Technology Network Security 1475 September 8 September 14
Information Technology Network Security - Out of Canada 14751 September 8 September 14
IT Innovation and Design 0040 September 8 September 14
IT Innovation and Design - Out of Canada 00401 September 8 September 14
Mobile Solutions Development 1415G September 8 September 14
Mobile Solutions Development - Out of Canada 14151G September 8 September 14
Software Engineering Technician 1046 September 8 September 14
Software Engineering Technician - Out of Canada 10461 September 8 September 14
Software Engineering Technology 1132 September 8 September 14
Software Engineering Technology - Out of Canada 11321 September 8 September 14
Software Quality Assurance and Test Engineering 1447 September 8 September 14
Software Quality Assurance and Test Engineering - Out of Canada 14471 September 8 September 21
Business
Program name Program code Start date Final start date
Administrative Business Management 1422 September 8 September 21
Administrative Business Management - Out of Canada 14221 September 28 n/a
Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) - Accounting, Audit and Information Technology 1241C September 8 September 21
Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) - International Business Management 1172C September 8 September 21
Bachelor of Public Relations (Honours) 1278C September 8 September 21
Bookkeeping 1271 September 8 September 21
Business 0062 September 8 September 21
Business - Finance 1396 September 8 September 21
Business - Insurance 0722 September 8 September 21
Business - International Business 1479 September 8 September 21
Business - International Business - Out of Canada 14791 September 28 n/a
Business - Marketing 1242 September 8 September 21
Business - Marketing - Out of Canada 12421 September 28 n/a
Business - Marketing - Out of Canada 22421 September 28 n/a
Business - Marketing - Out of Canada 2242 September 8 September 21
Business - Out of Canada 00621 September 28 n/a
Business - Purchasing 1282 September 8 September 21
Business Administration - Accounting 0011 September 8 September 21
Business Administration - Accounting - Out of Canada 00111 September 8 September 21
Business Administration - Accounting (Fast Track) 2011 September 8 September 21
Business Administration - Financial Planning 1033 September 8 September 21
Business Administration - Management 0055 September 8 September 21
Business Administration - Management - Out of Canada 00551 September 28 n/a
Business Administration - Marketing 0013 September 8 September 21
Business Administration - Marketing - Out of Canada 00131 September 28 n/a
Business Administration - Supply Chain and Operations Management 0045 September 8 September 21
Business Development and Sales - Out of Canada tbd September 28 n/a
Business Fundamentals 1187 September 8 September 21
Financial Planning Services 1032 September 8 September 21
Global Business Management 1247 September 8 September 21
Global Business Management - Out of Canada 12471 September 28 n/a
Health Office Administration 1047 September 8 September 21
Human Resources Management 0965 September 8 September 21
Medical Office Practices 1308 September 8 September 21
Occupational Health, Safety and Wellness 1395 September 8 September 21
Occupational Health, Safety and Wellness - Out of Canada tbd September 28 n/a
Office Administration - Executive 1096 September 8 September 21
Office Administration - General 1095 September 8 September 21
Office Administration - Legal 1098 September 8 September 21
Project Management 1298 September 8 September 21
Project Management - Out of Canada 12981 September 28 n/a
Public Relations 1093 September 8 September 21
Public Relations - Integrated Communications 1478 September 8 September 21
Strategic Global Business Management 1480 September 8 September 21
Strategic Global Business Management - Out of Canada tbd September 28 n/a
Strategic Marketing Communications 1403 September 8 September 21
Supply Chain Management - Global 1411 September 8 September 21
Supply Chain Management - Global - Out of Canada 14111 September 8 September 21
Sustainable Business Management 1301 September 8 September 21
Sustainable Business Management - Out of Canada 13011 September 28 n/a
Community Services
Program name Program code Start date Final start date
Bachelor of Community and Criminal Justice (Honours) 1240C September 8 September 21
Bachelor of Early Learning Program Development (Honours) 1355C September 8 September 21
Community and Social Service Management 1276 September 8 September 21
Community and Social Service Management - Out of Canada 12761 September 8 September 21
Early Childhood Education 0003 September 8 September 21
Early Childhood Education - Out of Canada 00037 September 8 September 21
Early Childhood Education Fast Track - International 00032 September 8 September 21
Early Childhood Education Fast Track - International - Out of Canada 000327 September 8 September 21
Educational Support 1332 September 8 September 21
Human Services Foundation 1053 September 8 September 21
Mental Health and Substance Use 1401 September 8 September 21
Protection, Security and Investigation 0002 September 8 September 21
Protection, Security and Investigation - Out of Canada 00021 September 8 September 21
Recreation and Leisure Services 0008 September 8 September 21
Social Service Worker 0009 September 8 September 21
Creative Industries
Program name Program code Start date Final start date
3D Computer Animation 1391 Suspended
Advertising and Marketing Communications 1067 September 8 September 21
Advertising and Marketing Communications - Out of Canada 10671 September 8 September 21
Animation 1400 September 8 September 21
Animation - Out of Canada 14001 September 8 September 21
Bachelor of Design (Honours) 1336C September 8 September 21
Bachelor of Design (Honours) - Out of Canada 13361C September 8 September 21
Broadcast - Radio 1168 September 8 September 21
Broadcasting - Television and Independent Production 1169 September 8 September 21
Broadcasting Performance and Digital Media 1402 Suspended
Design Foundations 1186 September 8 September 21
Game - Design 1437 September 8 September 21
Game - Design - Out of Canada 14371 September 8 September 21
Graphic Design 0049 September 8 September 21
Interactive Media Management - Interaction Design 1404 September 8 September 21
Interactive Media Management - Interaction Design - Out of Canada 14041 September 8 September 21
Interior Decorating 1207 September 8 September 21
Journalism 1171 September 8 September 21
Journalism - Out of Canada 11711 September 8 September 21
Media Foundations 1205 September 8 September 21
Media Foundations - Out of Canada 12051 September 8 September 21
Visual Merchandising Arts 1206 September 8 September 21
Engineering and Technology
Program name Program code Start date Final start date
Bachelor of Applied Technology (Honours) - Architecture - Project and Facility Management 1099C September 8 September 14
Bachelor of Engineering - Building Systems Engineering 1425C August 24 n/a
Bachelor of Engineering - Building Systems Engineering - Out of Canada 14251C August 24 n/a
Bachelor of Engineering - Electronic Systems Engineering 1094C August 24 n/a
Bachelor of Engineering - Mechanical Systems Engineering 1066C August 24 n/a
Bachelor of Engineering - Mechanical Systems Engineering - Out of Canada 10661C August 24 n/a
Bachelor of Engineering - Power Systems Engineering  1458C August 24 n/a
Bachelor of Interior Design (Honours) 1068C September 8 September 14
Civil Engineering Technology 0024 September 8 September 14
Civil Engineering Technology - Environmental 1021 September 8 September 14
Computer Engineering Technology 1060 September 8 September 14
Construction Engineering Technology - Architecture 0025 September 8 September 14
Construction Management 1378G September 8 September 14
Construction Management - Out of Canada 1378G1 September 8 September 14
Electrical Engineering Technician 0071 September 8 September 14
Electrical Engineering Technician - Out of Canada 00711 September 8 September 14
Electrical Engineering Technology 0928 September 8 September 14
Electrical Engineering Technology - Out of Canada 09281 September 8 September 14
Electro Mechanical and Automation Maintenance 1318 September 8 September 14
Electronics Engineering Technician 0064 September 8 September 14
Electronics Engineering Technology 0098 September 8 September 14
Embedded Systems Development 1416G September 8 September 14
Embedded Systems Development - Out of Canada 14161G September 8 September 14
Energy Systems Engineering Technology - Electrical 0029 September 8 September 14
Energy Systems Engineering Technology - Electrical - Out of Canada 00291 September 8 September 14
Environmental Building Sciences 1363 Suspended
Environmental Engineering Applications 0870 September 8 September 14
Food Processing Technician 0730G Suspended
Food Safety and Quality Assurance - Food Processing 1446 September 8 September 14
Manufacturing Engineering Technology - Welding and Robotics 1079 September 8 September 14
Mechanical Engineering Technician - Automated Manufacturing 0076 September 8 September 14
Mechanical Engineering Technician - Automated Manufacturing - Out of Canada tbd September 8 September 14
Mechanical Engineering Technology - Automated Manufacturing 0074 September 8 September 14
Mechanical Engineering Technology - Automated Manufacturing - Out of Canada tbd September 8 September 14
Mechanical Engineering Technology - Design and Analysis 0073 September 8 September 14
Mechanical Engineering Technology - Design and Analysis - Out of Canada tbd September 8 September 14
Mechanical Engineering Technology - Robotics and Automation 0092 September 8 September 14
Mechanical Engineering Technology - Robotics and Automation - Out of Canada 00921 September 8 September 14
Operations Leadership in Food Manufacturing 1488 September 8 September 14
Packaging Engineering Technician 1348 September 8 September 14
Structural Packaging Design and Management 1510 Suspended
Technology Foundations 0199 September 8 September 14
Welding and Fabrication Technician 0046 September 8 September 14
Welding Engineering Technician - Robotics 1502 September 8 September 14
Welding Engineering Technology - Inspection 0043 September 8 September 14
Welding Techniques 1193 September 8 September 14
Wireless Network Infrastructure 1474 Suspended
Woodworking Technician 0054 September 8 September 8
Woodworking Technology 0804 September 8 September 8
Health and Life Sciences
Program name Program code Start date Final start date
Bachelor of Applied Health Information Science (Honours) 1131C September 8 September 14
Bachelor of Environmental Public Health (Honours) 1386C September 8 September 14
Biotechnology Technician 1164 September 8 September 14
Biotechnology Technician (Fast Track) 11641 September 8 September 14
Enhanced Nursing Practice - Clinical and Critical Care 1312 September 8 September 14
Enhanced Professional Practice - Gerontology and Chronic Illness 1362 September 8 September 14
Fitness and Health Promotion 1218 September 8 September 14
Hearing Instrument Specialist 1176 September 8 September 14
Nutrition and Food Service Management 1379 September 8 September 14
Nutrition and Food Service Management - Out of Canada 13791 September 8 September 14
Occupational Therapist Assistant & Physiotherapist Assistant 1111 September 8 September 14
Personal Support Worker International 11651 September 8 September 14
Practical Nursing 1077 September 8 September 14
Pre-Health Sciences Pathway to Advanced Diplomas and Degrees 1214 September 8 September 14
Pre-Health Sciences Pathway to Advanced Diplomas and Degrees - Out of Canada 12141 September 8 September 14
Pre-Health Sciences Pathway to Certificates and Diplomas 1306 September 8 September 14
Pre-Health Sciences Pathway to Certificates and Diplomas - Out of Canada 13061 September 8 September 14
Hospitality and Culinary Arts
Program name Program code Start date Final start date
Baking & Pastry Arts 1377 September 8 September 21
Baking and Pastry Arts Management 1484 September 8 September 21
Culinary Management (Co-op) 1026C September 8 September 21
Culinary Skills (Co-op) 1025C September 8 September 21
Event Management 1150 September 8 September 21
Food and Beverage Management - Hotel and Restaurant Operations 0056 September 8 September 21
Food Service Worker 1314 September 8 September 21
Global Hospitality Management 1333G September 8 September 21
Global Hospitality Management - Out of Canada 13331G September 28 n/a
Hospitality Operations - Food and Beverage 1156 September 8 September 21
Professional Cheese Making 1450 September 8 September 21
Tourism - Destinations and Travel Management 1023 September 8 September 21
Tourism - Destinations and Travel Management - Out of Canada 10231 September 8 September 21
Interdisciplinary Studies
Program name Program code Start date Final start date
English for Academic Studies 1324 September 8 September 21
General Arts and Science - Diploma Option 0090 September 8 September 21
General Arts and Science - Diploma Option - Out of Canada 00901 September 8 September 21
Public Service 1274 September 8 September 21
Teaching English as a Second Language 1008 September 8 September 21
Teaching English as a Second Language - Out of Canada 10081 September 8 September 21
Technical Communication 1495 Suspended
Trades and Apprenticeship
Program name Program code Start date Final start date
Carpentry and Renovation Technician 1142 September 8 September 14
Construction Techniques 07161 September 8 September 14
Construction Techniques 07165 September 8 September 14
Construction Techniques - Brick and Stone 1497 September 8 September 14
Electrical Techniques 1327 September 8 September 14
Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technician 0465 September 8 September 14
Heavy Construction Equipment Operation 1380 September 8 September 14
Mechanical Technician - CNC 1329 Suspended
Mechanical Technician - General Machinist 1133 September 8 September 14
Mechanical Technician - Tool and Die/Tool Maker 1135 September 8 September 14
Mechanical Techniques - Plumbing 1245 September 8 September 14
Motive Power Fundamentals - Automotive Repair 1381 September 8 September 14
Motive Power Technician - Automotive Service 0741 September 8 September 14
Motive Power Technician - Heavy Duty Equipment 0737 September 8 September 14
Motive Power Technician - Truck and Coach 0731 September 8 September 14
Motive Power Techniques - Heavy Duty Equipment Repair 1382 September 8 September 14
Motive Power Techniques - Truck and Coach Repair 1384 September 8 September 14
Workforce Development
Program name Program code Start date Final start date
Applied Electrical Motion and Control Management - (Kitchener - Doon) 1460 September 28 n/a
Applied Electrical Motion and Control Management - Out of Canada (Kitchener - Doon) 14601 September 28 n/a
Applied Energy Management - (Kitchener - Doon) 1459 September 28 n/a
Applied Energy Management - Out of Canada - (Kitchener - Doon) 14591 September 28 n/a
Applied Manufacturing Management 1399 Suspended
Applied Manufacturing Management 13991 Suspended
Applied Manufacturing Management - Design Integration - (Guelph) 1483 September 28 n/a
Applied Manufacturing Management - Design Integration - Out of Canada - (Guelph) 14831 September 28 n/a
Applied Network Infrastructure and System Administration 1424 September 28 n/a
Applied Network Infrastructure and System Administration - Out of Canada 14242 September 28 n/a
Applied Network Infrastructure and System Administration - Weekend 14241 September 28 n/a
Applied Network Infrastructure and System Administration - Weekend - Out of Canada 14243 September 28 n/a
Enterprise Content Management 1466 September 28 n/a
Enterprise Content Management - Out of Canada 14661 September 28 n/a
Health Care Administration and Service Management 1449 September 28 n/a
Health Care Administration and Service Management - Out of Canada 14491 September 28 n/a
Information Technology Business Analysis - Operations 1372 September 28 n/a
Information Technology Business Analysis - Operations - Out of Canada 13721 September 28 n/a
Process Quality Engineering - Out of Canada - Waterloo 13251 September 8 September 21
Process Quality Engineering - Waterloo 1325 September 8 September 21
Quality Assurance - Manufacturing and Management - Out of Canada - Waterloo 15091 September 8 September 21
Quality Assurance - Manufacturing and Management - Waterloo 1509 September 8 September 21
Renewable Energy Techniques 1044 September 8 September 21
Web Design and Development 14231 September 28 n/a
Web Design and Development - Out of Canada 1423 September 28 n/a