2020 Start Dates

As part of our COVID-19 response plan, we have adjusted our May, June, July, and August 2020 intake dates and summer break to facilitate the continuity of Arbutus College’s academic year and to ensure the safety of both our students and staff.

January 6th
February 3rd
March 2nd
March 30th
May 11th
June 8th
July 6th
August 4th
August 31st
September 28th
October 26th
November 23rd
Spring Break

April 4 – April 12

Summer Break

No summer break for 2020

Winter Break

December 19 – January 03, 2021


2021 Start Dates

January 4th
February 1st
March 1st
April 5th
May 3rd
May 31st
June 28th
July 26th
August 30th
September 27th
October 25th
November 22nd
Spring Break

March 27 to April 4

Summer Break

August 21 to August 29

Winter Break

December 18 to January 3, 2022


2022 Start Dates

January 4th
January 31st
February 28th
March 28th
May 2nd
May 30th
May 31st
June 27th
July 25th
August 29th
September 26th
October 24th
November 21st
Spring Break

April 23 to May 1

Summer Break

August 20 to August 28

Winter Break

December 17 to January 2, 2023


Statutory Holidays in British Columbia

  2020 2021
New Year’s Day Wednesday
January 1
January 1
Family Day Monday
February 17
February 15
Good Friday Friday
April 10
April 2
Victoria Day Monday
May 18
May 24
Canada Day Wednesday
July 1
July 1
B.C. Day Monday
August 3
August 2
Labour Day Monday
September 7
September 6
Thanksgiving Day Monday
October 12
October 11
Remembrance Day Wednesday
November 11
November 11
Christmas Day Friday
December 25
December 25



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