Important Dates for International Students

Please note the following dates which are relevant to international students exclusively. We also recommend reviewing the general important dates, relevant to ALL BVC students (General Orientation, Course Registration, Fee Deadline, Drop Deadline, etc).

Winter 2017 (January - April 2017)

November 4, 2016:

  • Application deadline
  • Deadline to submit valid study permit for students on a wait-list

December 14:

  • Deadline to submit valid study permit

January 3 2017:

  • International ELL Placement Test (mandatory)
  • International Education New Student Orientation for Certificate and Diploma students (mandatory)

January 4 2017:

  • International ELL Orientation (mandatory)

January 5:

  • Deadline to submit proof of visa denial letter

January 5 - April 19:

  • International ELL Winter Term

January 6:

  • International Student Orientation for Upgrading, Continuing Education and Part-Time Enrollment 

Spring 2017 (May - August 2017)

March 10, 2017:

  • Application deadline
  • Deadline to submit valid study permit for students on a wait-list

April 19:

  • Deadline to submit valid study permit

April 27: 

  • International Education New Student Orientation for Certificate and Diploma students (mandatory)

April 28:

  • International ELL Placement Test (mandatory)

May 1:

  • International ELL Orientation (mandatory)

May 2:

  • International Student Orientation for Upgrading, Continuing Education and Part-Time Enrollment (mandatory)
  • Deadline to submit proof of visa denial letter

May 3 - July 28:

  • International ELL Spring term

Fall 2017 (August - December 2017)

July 8, 2017:

  • Application deadline
  • Deadline to submit valid study permit for students on a wait-list

August 15, 2017:

  • Deadline to submit valid study permit 

August 24, 2017:

  • International Education New Student Orientation for Certificate and Diploma students (mandatory)
  • International ELL Placement Test (mandatory)

August 28, 2017:

  • International ELL Orientation (mandatory)

August 29, 2017:

  • International Student Orientation for Upgrading, Continuing Education and Part-Time Enrollment (mandatory)

August 30, 2017:

  • Deadline to submit proof of visa denial

August 30-December 19:

  • International ELL Fall term

August 2nd 2016 Updated