Dates for 2024-2025

Important: The following are dates for the 2024-2025 academic year. See dates for the 2023-2024 academic year ›

Note: Term start and end dates, Voluntary Withdrawal (VW) deadline dates, etc. listed below pertain to programs and courses with terms beginning and ending as per the term dates above. This information is to be used as general College information.

Other program term dates, add/drop dates, VW deadline dates, break dates, etc. may differ. Contact applicable Academic Chair for more details.

The College does its best to update this information regularly, however, on occasion changes do occur. Therefore, the College reserves the right to modify these dates without notice or prejudice.

Programs with 15-week Term

The following programs will follow the 15-week term schedule:

  • Application Development and Delivery
  • Applied Accounting Certificate
  • Architectural Technology
  • Automotive Technician Certificate and Diploma
  • Business Accountancy CE
  • Business Administration Diploma (Revised Program including Majors beginning in Term 2 Winter 2021)
  • Business Management CE
  • Cabinetry and Woodworking
  • Child and Youth Care
  • CNC Machining and Advanced Technology
  • CNC Machinist Technician Certificate
  • Collision Repair and Refinishing
  • Commerce Industry Sales and Marketing Certificate
  • Communications Management
  • Community Development
  • Data Science and Machine Learning
  • Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography – Echocardiography
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography – Ultrasound
  • Digital Film and Media Production
  • Digital Media Design (Both Majors- Video and Web Motion Graphics & Web Design and Development)
  • Disability and Community Support
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Early Childhood Education – Contract
  • Early Childhood Education Workplace
  • Full Stack Web Development
  • Game Development (Both Streams Art & Programming)
  • Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic Certificate
  • Indigenous Social Entrepreneurship
  • IT Operations
  • Manufacturing Computer Aided Drafting Certificate
  • Marine and Powersports Technician Certificate
  • Medical Laboratory Sciences
  • Medical Radiologic Technology
  • Paramedicine – Advanced Care
  • Paramedicine – Primary Care Paramedicine
  • Pathway to Information Technology
  • Pharmaceutical and Food Manufacturing Certificate
  • Power Engineering Technology 3rd Class Diploma
  • Power Engineering Technology 4th Class Certificate
  • Power Engineering Technology 5th Class Applied Certificate
  • Social Innovation and Community Development
  • Science Lab Technology Diploma
  • Teaching for Learning in Applied Education
  • Welding
Event 15-Week Term 16-Week Term
Fall Term Begins Monday, August 26, 2024
Fall Term Add/Drop Period Ends Friday, August 30, 2024
Labour Day Monday, September 2, 2024
National Day of Truth and Reconciliation Monday, September 30, 2024
Fall Term Break Friday, October 11, 2024
Thanksgiving Day Monday, October 14, 2024
Fall Convocation TBA
Remembrance Day Monday, November 11, 2024
Fall Term VW Deadline
(does NOT include one week for exams)
Tuesday, November 12, 2024 Monday, November 18, 2024
Fall Term Exam Week Monday, December 2 to Friday, December 6, 2024 Monday, December 9 to Friday, December 13, 2024
Fall Term Ends Friday, December 6, 2024 Friday, December 13, 2024
December Break Saturday, December 14, 2024 to Thursday, January 2, 2025 inclusive
Winter Term Begins Monday, January 6, 2025
Winter Term Add/Drop Period Ends Friday, January 10, 2025
Louis Riel Day Monday, February 17, 2025
Reading Week
(for applicable programs)
Monday, February 17 to Friday, February 21, 2025 inclusive
Winter Term VW Deadline
(does NOT include one week for exams; does NOT include reading week)
Wednesday, April 2, 2025 Tuesday, April 8, 2025
Good Friday Friday, April 18, 2025
Easter Monday Monday, April 21, 2025
Winter Term Exam Week Tuesday, April 22 to Friday, April 25, 2025 Monday, April 28 to Friday, May 2, 2025
Winter Term Ends Friday, April 25, 2025 Friday, May 2, 2025
Spring Term Break Monday, April 28 to Friday, May 2, 2025 inclusive
Spring Term Begins Monday, May 5, 2025
Intersession Begins Monday, May 12, 2025
Intersession Add/Drop Period Ends Prior to beginning of the second class
Spring Term Add/Drop Period Ends Friday, May 9, 2025
Victoria Day Monday, May 19, 2025
Intersession VW Deadline Wednesday, June 18, 2025
Spring Convocation TBA
Intersession Ends Friday, June 27, 2025
Canada Day Tuesday, July 1, 2025
Spring Term VW Deadline
(does NOT include one week for exams)
Monday, July 21, 2025 Friday, July 25, 2025
Terry Fox Day (Civic Holiday) Monday, August 4, 2025
Spring Term Exam Week Monday, August 11 to Friday, August 15, 2025 Monday, August 18 to Friday, August 22, 2025
Spring Term Ends Friday, August 15, 2025 Friday, August 22, 2025

RRC Polytech campuses are located on the lands of Anishinaabe, Ininiwak, Anishininew, Dakota, and Dené, and the National Homeland of the Red River Métis.

We recognize and honour Treaty 3 Territory Shoal Lake 40 First Nation, the source of Winnipeg’s clean drinking water. In addition, we acknowledge Treaty Territories which provide us with access to electricity we use in both our personal and professional lives.

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