2021-2022 Academic Calendar

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Our Mission
Goals of a Liberal Education
Value of a Liberal Education
Mutual Academic Expectations
St. Thomas University’s History
Research Centres 
Endowed Chairs
Academic Dates 2021-2022


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


A. First–year 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


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. Bachelor of Social Work
B. Mi’kmaq/Maliseet BSW Program

C. Master of Social Work
D. School of Social Work Policies
E. School of Social Work Courses


Section Five: University Fees

A. Academic Fees -tuition fees, health insurance, students’ 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 April 2021, please see departmental web pages.



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’s 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’s List
D. University Medal



Board of Governors
Dean's List 2019-2020
Graduates – Spring 2020 Convocation
Graduates – Summer 2020 Convocation
Graduates – Winter 2021 Convocation