Civil and Environmental EngineeringWestern Engineering

Graduate Studies

FIDS Graduate Students

The broad and comprehensive education Western Civil & Environmental Engineering students receive allows them to secure employment in a wide range of sectors including consulting, municipalities, provincial and federal governments, resource companies, and even space exploration. A civil engineering degree from Western opens doors to leadership and entrepreneurship possibilities and career opportunities in many professions.

Important Dates & Events

May 1, 2017
Term officially begins. 

May 5, 2017
Due date for summer term tuition (or first installment).

May 8, 2017
First day of graduate classes (Note: summer classes have staggered start dates; please refer to the posted timetable).

May 15, 2017
Deadline to enrol in/request an audit for summer graduate courses.

May 22, 2017
Victoria Day; Western University closed.

May 30, 2017
Deadline to withdraw from summer term graduate courses without it appearing on your transcript. Students who drop after this date but before July 1 will receive a WDN on their transcript.

June 9, 2017
Due date for second installment of summer term tuition.

June 16, 2017
Spring Convocation.

June 29, 2017
Last day to provide proof of Permanent Residency to have summer term fees reduced to the domestic rate.

June 30, 2017
Canada Day (observed); Western University closed.
Last day to withdraw from a summer graduate course without academic penalty.  Courses dropped after this date will result in an F on the transcript.

July 20, 2017
Final date for doctoral candidates to submit the thesis for examination to SGPS to complete the degree within the summer term.

July 26, 2017
Recommended deadline to submit to SGPS requests for changes to summer term registration status, (e.g. part-time, leave of absence, intent to be eligible for TDO status) and to apply to graduate for the Autumn Convocation.

August 3, 2017
Final date for masters candidates to submit the thesis for examination to SGPS to complete the degree within the summer term.

August 7, 2017
Civic Holiday; Western University closed.

August 31, 2017
Grade submission deadline for summer term grades for students wishing to graduate at the Autumn Convocation.
Deadline for doctoral and masters candidates to submit the thesis for examination to SGPS to be eligible for Thesis Defense Only status for the fall term.
Deadline for final submission of the thesis to complete the degree within the summer term and to graduate at the Autumn Convocation.
Summer term ends.

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