Academic Calendar Spring 2024 Sfu
As a student at Simon Fraser University, I’ve always looked forward to the release of the academic calendar. It’s a crucial tool that helps me plan my courses, assignments, and exams for the upcoming semester. With the spring 2024 semester fast approaching, I decided to take a closer look at the academic calendar and share my findings with you all.
The spring 2024 semester at SFU will run from January 3, 2024, to April 22, 2024. There are several important dates to keep in mind:
- January 2, 2024 – New Year’s Day observed (university closed)
- January 3, 2024 – First day of classes
- February 17-18, 2024 – Reading break (no classes)
- April 11-19, 2024 – Final exams
- April 22, 2024 – Last day of classes
Events and Festivals
One of the things I love about attending SFU is the variety of events and festivals that take place throughout the year. Here are some of the events and festivals that you can look forward to during the spring 2024 semester:
- January 29, 2024 – Lunar New Year Celebration
- February 14, 2024 – Valentine’s Day
- March 17, 2024 – St. Patrick’s Day
- April 22, 2024 – Earth Day
Lunar New Year Celebration
The Lunar New Year Celebration is one of the most popular events at SFU. It’s a time to celebrate the start of the lunar new year and embrace the vibrant culture of Asian communities. The celebration typically includes a parade, food vendors, and live performances.
St. Patrick’s Day
St. Patrick’s Day is another popular event on campus. The day is typically celebrated with green-themed parties, live music, and pub crawls. It’s a great opportunity to socialize with friends and classmates and let loose after a long semester.
When is the add/drop deadline for spring 2024 courses?
The add/drop deadline for spring 2024 courses is January 17, 2024. This means that you have until this date to add or drop courses without any academic or financial penalty.
When is the last day to withdraw from a course?
The last day to withdraw from a course without academic penalty is March 8, 2024. After this date, you will receive a “W” on your transcript, indicating that you withdrew from the course.
When is the graduation ceremony for spring 2024?
The graduation ceremony for spring 2024 will take place on June 14, 2024. This ceremony will celebrate the accomplishments of all students who have completed their degrees during the spring 2024 semester.
Overall, the academic calendar for spring 2024 at SFU is filled with important dates and exciting events. Make sure to mark your calendar and take advantage of all the opportunities that are available to you as a student at SFU.