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Definition of Full-Time Status

Any student who is registered for a single term in Winter Session (September to December OR January to April) OR Summer Session (May to August) is defined as full-time if:

  • enrolled in courses totaling a minimum of 3 units, or
  • enrolled in a Candidacy Exam (693), dissertation (699), thesis (599), project (598 and some 596) or co-operative education work term (800+).

Definition of Part-Time Status

A part-time student is defined as any student who does not fall into any of the above categories with the exception of graduate students registered with the Office of the Students with a Disability who have been granted permission by the Dean of the Faculty of Graduate Studies to pursue 693, 699, 599, 598 on a part-time basis and to be levied part-time fee instalments.

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