Academic Calendar 2018-2019

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Section One: Bachelor of Arts, Applied Arts, Certificate Programs - Admissions and Registration

  1. First-year Arts - admission requirements, application procedures, notification of admission, scholarship and residence application procedures
  2. Advanced Standing
  3. Admission to Criminal Justice - first-stage admission, second-stage admission, application procedures
  4. Admission to Gerontology
  5. Certificate Programs Admission Requirements - criminology and social justice, gerontology, social work, application procedures, deadlines, notification of admission
  6. Registration - procedures for continuing, returning, and new first-year students, course load, course numbers, withdrawal from course, repeating courses, UNB courses

Section Two: Bachelor of Arts, Applied Arts, Certificate Programs - Programs

  1. Bachelor of Arts Degree - requirements, Major, Minor, first-year curriculum, Honours, grade point average for Honours, requirements for teaching certificate, professional courses, grade point average for graduation, distinction, withdrawal from Honours
  2. Bachelor of Applied Arts - BAA Gerontology, BAA Criminal Justice
  3. Certificate Programs - Criminology and Social Justice, Gerontology, Social Work
  4. Research Centres - Atlantic Human Rights Centre (AHRC), Third Age Centre, Centre for Research on Youth at Risk
  5. Endowed Chairs
    The Pope John XXIII Chair of Studies in Catholic Theology, Chair in Canadian Citizenship and Human Rights, Chair of Studies in Criminology and Criminal Justice, Irving Chair in Journalism, Chair in Gerontology, Chair in Native Studies, Aquinas Chair in Interdisciplinary Studies, The Dalton K. Camp Endowment in Journalism
  6. Graduate and Professional Preparation

Section Three: School of Education

  1. Admission to Education - admission requirements, application procedures, notification of admission
  2. Bachelor of Education Degree Requirements
  3. Bachelor of Education Field Placements
  4. Bachelor of Education Degree Courses

Section Four: School of Social Work

  1. Admission to Bachelor of Social Work - prerequisites, conditions, deadlines, affirmative action policy, admission criteria, procedures
  2. Bachelor of Social Work Requirements - requirements, Mi鈥檏maq/Maliseet BSW program, required withdrawal
  3. Bachelor of Social Work Policies
  4. Bachelor of Social Work Courses

Section Five: University Fees

  • Academic Fees - tuition fees, sickness and accident insurance, students鈥 union fees, confirmation deposit, special fees, tuition for Seniors
  • Regulation for Payment of Fees - schedule, method, scholarship and bursary students,
    interest charges, outstanding accounts, withdrawal from University: refund policy
  • Residence Fees - room and board, deposit, other charges, schedule of payment, overdue accounts, withdrawal from residence: refund policy

Section Six: Course Descriptions

For any changes to courses or the honours, majors or minors requirements for each department or program after March 2018, please see departmental web pages.



Catholic Studies

Communications and Public Policy

Criminology and Criminal Justice  



English Language and Literature

English as a Second Language

Environment and Society

Fine Arts



Great Books


Human Rights

Interdisciplinary Studies 

International Relations

Irish Studies



Media Studies

Native Studies


Political Science


Religious Studies

Romance Languages 

Science and Technology Studies

Social Work


Spanish and Latin American Studies

Women's Studies Gender Studies 


Section Seven: Regulations

  1. Course Regulations
  2. Evaluation and Grading
  3. Academic Standing
  4. Codes of Student Conduct (Academic and Non-Academic Misconduct)
  5. Withdrawal from University
  6. Academic Appeal Procedures
  7. Residence Standards and Regulations
  8. Scholarship Renewal for Study Abroad

Section Eight: University Policies

  1. Policy on Sexual Violence
  2. University Property
  3. Harassment and Discrimination
  4. Policy with Respect to AIDS
  5. Student Accessibility Services
  6. Policy on Release of Information about Students

Section Nine: Scholarships, Bursaries, and Awards

  1. Scholarships
  2. Canada Student Loans, New Brunswick Loans and New Brunswick Bursaries
  3. Dean鈥檚 List
  4. University Medal


Board of Governors
Dean鈥檚 List
Graduates - Spring Convocation


Updated March 16, 2018