Academic Calendar

*For 2023-24 College Class Schedule, click here.

2023/2024 Academic Year for College Students 

First Semester, Fall 2023

Sept. 1                                    Tuition fees due

Sept. 9                                   First day of college instruction

Sept.  11                                 College welcome lunch, 1 pm

Sept. 30                                 National Day for Truth & Reconciliation—building closed

Oct. 7                                      Thanksgiving weekend, but YACP and orchestra will meet as usual

Oct. 8                                      VAMSO Orpheum concert, 2 pm

Oct. 9                                      Thanksgiving—building closed

Nov.  3                                    YACP recital, KRH, 7:30 pm

Nov. 5                                     VAMSO Kay Meek concert, 2 pm

Nov. 11                                   Remembrance Day, no classes but VAMSO will rehearse

Nov.  17                                  College student recital, KRH, 7:30 pm

Dec. 8                                     YACP recital, KRH, 7:30 pm

Dec. 10                                   VAMSO Orpheum concert, 2 pm

Dec. 17                                    VAMSO Kay Meek concert, 2 pm

Dec. 23 – Jan. 7                     Winter Break—building closed Dec. 24-27 and Dec. 31-Jan. 2

Jan. 1                                       Tuition fees due for second semester

Jan. 8                                      Classes Resume

Jan. 20                                    Last day of first semester

Second Semester, Spring 2023

Jan. 21                                     First day of second semester

Feb. 16                                    College student recital, KRH, 7:30 pm

Feb. 19                                    BC Family Day Holiday–building open for private lessons

Feb. 25                                    VAMSO Kay Meek concert, 2 pm

Mar. 3                                     VAMSO Orpheum concert, 2 pm

Mar. 18 – 28                            Spring Break

Mar. 29 – Apr. 1                    Easter Holidays—building closed Mar. 29 and Mar. 31

April 5                                     YACP student recital, KRH, 7:30 pm

April 15                                   New student application deadline

April 15                                   Scholarship applications due for 2023-24

April 19                                   College student recital, KRH, 7:30 pm

May 10                                    Bursary applications due for 2023-24

May 25                                    VAMSO Kay Meek concert, 2 pm

May 26                                    VAMSO Orpheum concert, 2 pm

May 20                                    Victoria Day Holiday—building open for private lessons

June 15                                    Academic Year ends