Queen's University

Resources for Parents and Guardians of Students

  • [Mother and daughter at convocation]
    Celebrating academic achievement
  • [Family moving son into residence]
    A team effort on move-in day
  • [Father helping move student into residence]
    Lending a helping hand on move-in day
  • [Parents filming at convocation]
    Parents filming at convocation
  • [Mother and daughter on movein day]
    A proud Queen's parent on move-in day
At Queen's, our welcoming living and learning environments offer students the programs and services needed to be successful. Of course, students still look to their parents or guardians for guidance. 

These pages are designed to provide you, Queen’s parents and guardians, with information and resources to empower your student to succeed, both academically and personally, at Queen’s.

Important Dates


  • April 5: Last day of classes
  • April 8: Summer term general bursary application available
  • April 10-26: Exams
  • April 27: Residences close at noon
  • April 30: Last day to submit an Application to Graduate
  • April 30: Continuing and Distance Studies application deadline for May-July session


  • May 1: Summer term begins
  • May 5: Summer Term classes (May-June and May-July Sessions) begin
  • May 15: Last date to apply for admission to the Upper-Year Program at the Bader International Study Centre (BISC) for Summer Term (Field Schools).
  • May 19: Victoria Day (university is closed)
  • May 22-June 13: Spring Convocation
  • May 30: Last day to drop Summer Term classes (May-June Session)

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