2020-2021 Academic Calendar

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Our Mission
Goals of a Liberal Education
Value of a Liberal Education
Mutual Academic Expectations
St. Thomas University鈥檚 History
Research Chairs
Endowed Chairs
Academic Dates 2020-2021


Section One: Admissions and Registration - Bachelor of Arts, Applied Arts, Certificate Programs


A. First鈥搚ear Arts - admission requirements, application procedures, notification of admission, scholarship and residence application procedures
B. Advanced Standing
C. Admission to Criminal Justice - first-stage admission, second-stage admission, application procedures
D. Admission to Gerontology
E. Certificate Programs Admission Requirements -Gerontology, Criminology and Criminal Justice, Social Work, application procedures, deadlines, notification of admission
F. Registration - procedures for continuing, returning, and new first-year students, course load, course numbers, course sections, withdrawal from course, repeating courses, UNB courses


Section Two: Programs - Bachelor of Arts, Applied Arts, Certificate Programs


A. Bachelor of Arts Degree - requirements, Major, Minor, first-year curriculum, Honours, grade point average for Honours, requirements for teaching certificate, professional courses, grade point average for graduation, distinction, withdrawal from Honours
B. Bachelor of Applied Arts - BAA Gerontology, BAA Criminal Justice
C. Certificate Programs -Criminology and Criminal Justice, Gerontology, Social Work
D. Graduate and Professional Preparation


Section Three: School of Education

A. Admission to Education - admission requirements, application procedures, notification of admission
B. Bachelor of Education Degree Requirements
C. Field Placements
D. Bachelor of Education Degree Courses


Section Four: School of Social Work

A. Admission to Bachelor of Social Work - prerequisites, conditions, deadlines, educational equity admissions policy, admission criteria, procedures
B. Mi鈥檏maq/Maliseet BSW Program
C. School of Social Work Policies
D. Bachelor of Social Work Courses


Section Five: University Fees

A. Academic Fees -tuition fees, health insurance, students鈥 union fee, confirmation deposit, part-time students fees, tuition for seniors
B. Regulation for Payment of Fees - schedule, scholarship and bursary students, interest charges, outstanding accounts, withdrawal from University: refund policy
C. Residence Fees - room and board, deposit, other charges, schedule of payment, overdue accounts, withdrawal from residence: refund policy

Section Six: Course Descriptions


For any changes to courses or the honours, majors or minors requirements for each department or program after May 2020, please see departmental web pages.


Aquinas Program
Catholic Studies
Communications and Public Policy
Criminology & Criminal Justice
English Language and Literature
English as a Second Language (ESL)
Environment and Society
Fine Arts
Great Books
Human Rights
Interdisciplinary Studies
International Relations
Irish Studies
Law, Politics and Society
Media Studies
Native Studies
Political Science
Religious Studies
Romance Languages
Science and Technology Studies
Social Work (Undergraduate courses)
Spanish and Latin American Studies
Women鈥檚 Studies and Gender Studies


Section Seven: Regulations

A. Course Regulations
B. Evaluation and Grading
C. Academic Standing
D. Codes of Student Conduct (Academic Misconduct)
E. Withdrawal from University
F. Academic Appeal Procedures
G. Scholarship Renewal Policy for Study Abroad
H. Student Accessibility Services Policy
I. University Policies


Section Eight: Scholarships, Awards, Bursaries, and Prizes

A. Scholarships, Awards, Bursaries and Prizes
B. Loans
C. Dean鈥檚 List
D. University Medal



Board of Governors
Dean's List 2018-2019
Graduates 鈥 Spring Convocation
Graduates 鈥 Summer Convocation
Graduates 鈥 Winter Convocation