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Academic Schedule & Important Dates

Academic Schedule 

To view NWCC's Academic Schedule for this year, please visit NW Connect by clicking one of the links below.

  • If you are a current student you can LOG IN here
  • If you are not a current student please click here and select "Guests" and then "Seach for Classes"

To Search for classes using NW Connect:

  1. Choose a Term from the drop down menu. 
  2. Enter at least one other field such as Location. If you are seaching classes for a specifc program, please select the program from the drop down menu. If you leave the program blank, all classes at the campus chosen will populate. 
  3. Click submit.

If you have any questions regarding our programs or courses, please make an appointment with one of our Educational Advisors or visit the campus nearest you for more information. 

Important Dates


Labour Day September 4, 2017 College closed
Classes Begin  Setember 5, 2017 For most programs
Thanksgiving Day October 09, 2017  College closed 
Remembrance Day November 13, 2017 College closed 
Last day for Official Withdrawal  November 17, 2017 For most programs
Fall Semester Classes End December 15, 2017 For most programs
Registration Office Closes Early December 22, 2017 3:00 p.m. closure
Christmas Break December 25 - 29, 2017  College closed 
Tuition Payment Deadline December 15, 2017 For classes starting on January 9 


New Year's Day January 1, 2018 College closed
College Opens after Christmas Break January 2, 2018 College open
Classes Recommence after Christmas Break January 8, 2018 For most programs
Reading Week  Unique to each program See below for specific dates
Family Day  February 12, 2018 College closed
Last Day for Offical Withdrawal March 16, 2018 For most programs
Good Friday March 30, 2018  College closed
Easter Monday April 02, 2018 College closed
Winter Semester Classes End April 27, 2018 For most programs
Spring Semester Starts  April 30, 2018 For most programs
Victoria Day May 21, 2018 College closed
Canada Day July 1, 2018 College closed
BC Day August 6, 2018 College closed
Spring Semester Classes End  August 31, 2018 For most programs
Labour Day September 3, 2018 College closed
Fall Semester Classes Begin  September 4, 2018 For most programs

Reading Week Dates

February 26 - March 3, 2018  University Credit & Social Service Worker  Terrace & Prince Rupert 
  Business Administration Terrace & Prince Rupert 
  Nusing  Terrace 
March 12-16, 2018  Career and College Prep Prince Rupert & Smithers only 
  Early Childhood Care and Education Terrace & Prince Rupert only 
March 19-23, 2018  Retail Services Program Terrace