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Acadia Central for students gives you access to your personalized academic services. After logging in, you can view your account statement, make payments online, access your residence information, view your exam schedule, request a transcript,register for your courses online and print your T2202.




Fall 2020 Dates 
In preparation to welcome students on campus with a continued focus on health and safety of our community, the Acadia Senate approved that undergraduate classes for Fall 2020 will begin on September 21st. Starting dates for graduate programs will vary. Please check with your Department.  

Please reference the key arrival dates below and note we will be working with students to generate individual itineraries to ensure a safe and coordinated welcome to campus. You can also review an updated list of all academic dates for the fall semester below. 

September Arrival Dates: 
Wednesday – Saturday, 2 - 5 Residences Open for International Students (students must arrive in Nova Scotia by Sept. 5th to accommodate self-isolation). 
Thursday - Monday, 3-7 International Student Orientation
Friday – Saturday, 4-5 Residence Open for all new Canadian students (excluding all students not required to self-isolate)  
Saturday – Friday, 5-18 Fourteen (14) Day Self-isolation Period  
Saturday – Sunday, 19-20 Residences open for all new and returning students not required to self-isolate   

Monday, 21 Classes begin for Fall and Fall/Winter (full-year) courses. Fee payment deadline.
Wednesday, 30 Last day to add/change any Fall or Fall/Winter course sections.  Last day to withdraw from a Fall or Fall/Winter course without a “W” appearing on the transcript.   

Monday, 12 Thanksgiving Day - no classes.
Thursday, 15 Exam schedule posted for December examinations.  Last day to decrease meal plan for Fall term.  Last day to opt out of ASU Health Plan or add dependents. 

Wednesday, 11 Remembrance Day - no classes.
Thursday-Friday, 12-13 Reading Break – no classes.
Friday, 13 Last day to withdraw from a Fall term course and receive a “W”. Any Fall course withdrawals after today will receive an “F” grade.   

Friday, 11 Last day of classes.
Saturday, 12 Examination study day.
Sunday, 13 Fall term examinations begin.
Sunday, 20 Fall term examinations end.


During these unprecedented times, the primary and preferred means for responding to inquiries and issuance of documents is electronic. As we are experiencing significant volumes of requests, there may be a delay in response time and we apologize for this inconvenience.

While every effort is being made to meet your needs as quickly as possible, please expect the following processing times:

  • Verification of Enrolment – 7 business days. Please submit your request here.
  • Transcripts Requests – 7 business days. Please order here.
  • Letter of Permissions – 7 business days (if course assessment is not required). Please use this form.
  • Identity/Name Changes – 7 business days. Please use this form.
  • Replacement Diplomas – 4 weeks. Please order using this form.

Requests for in person service are by appointment only.

Please email registrar@acadiau.ca to arrange an appointment.

Hours of Operation: 8:30 to 4:30, M-F. Lunch hour closure: 12:00 to 1:00.

Release of Information Permission Form 
The information that Acadia University collects during your time as a student is confidential and is not available beyond the campus community without your consent. If you wish to provide access to this information to others, complete the Release of Information Permission Form. The form will be in effect from the date you indicate until you revoke it, or graduate from Acadia University. * Your Acadia Network Account must be active.

Verification/Confirmation of Enrolment Form 

To receive a Verification/Confirmation of Enrolment for:
RESP's, banking purposes, or family health plans, etc.
1)Submit your request here

Government Student Loans and external scholarships and bursaries - contact student.accounts@acadiau.ca.

NOTE: We are not able to release a Verification of Enrolment on the request of a third party.

Quick Links

Accounts @ Acadia
Fees/Online Payment
Registrar's Office
Scholarships and Financial Assistance
Registration - Fall/Winter Courses