Evaluation Dates


Fall 2018

Winter 2019

Summer 2019

Default Period

The default course evaluation period for regularly scheduled courses will be the same across the University. The time period normally runs for six weeks and ends two days after the examinaton period is over.

November 12 - December 22, 2018

March 21 - May 2, 2019

Custom evaluation periods are used.

Condensed Period

Academic units, with the prior approval of the Dean, have the option of shortening the course evaluation period to end the day before the start of the examination period.

View list of units using the condensed period


Academic Unit

Agricultural and
Environmental Sciences

School of Human Nutrition


Art History and Communication Studies
East Asian Studies
History and Classical Studies
Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Political Science


Faculty of Dentistry


Civil Engineering and Applied
Dean's Office (FACC Courses)
Mechanical Engineering


Faculty of Management


Pharmacology and Therapeutics
School of Physical and Occupational Therapy


Mathematics and Statistics

School of Continuing Studies

McGill Writing Centre

*Please note the Faculty of Dentistry uses custom evaluation periods but will be closing evaluations before final exams begin.

November 12 - December 5, 2018

March 21 - April 14, 2019

Custom evaluation periods are used.

Custom Evaluation Periods

Custom evaluation period dates are used for courses that do not follow the regular term calendar, such as intensive and summer courses.

Contact your Mercury Departmental Liaison.

Contact your Mercury Departmental Liaison.

Contact your Mercury Departmental Liaison.

Upcoming Course Evaluation Periods

Fall 2019

  • Default: Nov. 11 - Dec. 22, 2019
  • Condensed: Nov. 11 - Dec. 5, 2019

Winter 2020

  • Default: March 23 - May 2, 2020
  • Condensed: March 23 - April 16, 2020
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