Events & Announcements

FGSR Office Hours

FGSR will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

FGSR will be closed for the lunch hour from 12 noon to 1 p.m.

FGSR Professional Development Week
May 5th - May 9th, 2014

The Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research is hosting a series of professional development sessions for graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and the campus community at large.

Details for each session are below. Please RSVP at:

for each session you plan to attend by Sunday, May 4, 2014. All sessions are free.

Note: two sessions may be used towards Ethics Credit.

Please review with your department Graduate Coordinator/Chair if they will accept these sessions for this purpose.

If you planning to attend the sessions Copyright and How it Applies to Graduate Students and/or Student Supervisor Conflict Resolution, please note that you will be required to sign the attendance sheet and must stay the duration of the session for credit. Each session is worth 1.5 hours credit.

Schedule of Presentations:

[PDF Document]  PD Agenda

Awards - SSHRC, NSERC, CIHR Harmonized Online Application System

The application for the Canada Graduate Scholarship Program at the Master’s level is now live.

The newly harmonized application system on the Research Portal and customized Common CV template are available at:

Research Portal


Spring/Summer 2014 Term Fees

Fees for both Spring and Summer 2014 terms are now posted on Beartracks. 

All Graduate thesis based students admitted Fall 2011 and onwards will be assessed  the final 1/3 of their yearly program fees in spring and summer terms. 

Please make sure to review your Beartracks account regularly for possible changes/alterations to your fee assessment. if you have concerns about your fee assessment.




Thesis submission deadline for June 2014 Spring Convocation is April 2, 2014 at 4 p.m. 

Please contact your Graduate Student Services Advisor at

Grad Advisors 

with questions regarding thesis submission.

Please view our Thesis Deadline Information Page