2020-2021 Key Dates and Holidays

Statutory holidays/University closures are marked with an asterisk (*). Students who observe holidays not listed may request permission for absence, in accordance with University policy.

Please note: The University of Toronto, the MD Program, and its clinical partners are monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic closely.  Due to circumstances beyond the MD Program's control, changes to some of the dates below may be necessary.  For more detailed schedules refer to course websites in Elentra, or to the published schedules for Foundations or Clerkship on the MD Program website.

August 24, 2020 Year 3 (2T2) Begins
August 25 Year 2 Begins (Mississauga Academy of Medicine)
August 26 Year 2 Begins (St. George Campus Academies)
August 31 Year 1 Begins
September 7 *Labour Day
October 12 *Thanksgiving Day
October 26 - 30 Fall Break (Years 1 & 2)
November 2 - 6 CACMS Accreditation Virtual Site Visit
November 6 Year 3 (2T1) Ends
November 9 Year 4 (2T1) Begins
December 21, 2020 - January 1, 2021 *Winter Break (Year 3)
December 23, 2020 - January 1, 2021 *Winter Break (Years 1, 2 and 4)
February 15 *Family Day
March 8 - 26 CaRMS Interview Break (Year 4)
March 15 - 19 March Break (Years 1 & 2)
March 22 - 26 March Break (Year 3)
April 2 *Good Friday
April 30 Year 4 (2T1) Ends
May 21 *UofT Presidential Day
May 24 *Victoria Day
May 28 Year 1 Ends
May 31 Year 2 Ends
June TBD MD Program Convocation
July 1 *Canada Day
August 2 *August Civic Holiday
September 10, 2021 Year 3 (2T2) Ends