what to watch for

Monday, August 2, 2021
Civic Holiday (Offices will be closed)

Tuesday, August 3, 2021
View your personal enrolment appointment time in SOLUS

Monday, August 9, 2021 to Monday, August 16, 2021
Course Selection Period

Tuesday, August 17, 2021
Registration Pause Day. No enrollment can be done on this day. Academic advising and phone lines will be open.

Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Enrolment restrictions are removed from classes
what's happening in FAS

  • Registration, open enrolment, and support services
  • Zoom drop in sessions
  • FAStrack
  • ASUS Information session on Return to Campus
  • Transfer credits
  • Connect with an ambassador
  • #ICYMI
The registration period (August 9 to 20) and the Open Enrolment Period (August 30 to September 20) are the busiest times of year. To assist as many students as possible in a timely manner, during these times, all of our staff will be offering assistance – both registration-related help and academic advising via telephone at 613-533-6708 (first year students) and 613-533-2470 (upper year students) on a first-come, first-served basis. Our phones are answered from 9 am until noon and 1 to 4 pm EST, Monday to Friday.
From August 9 to 20 we will also be offering a daily Zoom drop in session from noon until 1 pm to answer any registration-related questions you have. See more information below and join us.
Registration Pause (Paws) Day is Tuesday, August 17. Enrolment in courses cannot be done on this day to allow for course waitlists to be processed. Stay tuned on social media and follow #FASpaws for pictures of our Arts and Science paws (pets)!
During the week of August 23-27, between the Registration and Open Enrolment Periods, the Faculty of Arts and Science will be open virtually but with reduced services available. Academic advising will only be available on an emergency basis by phoning our main line at 613-533-2470. Many Arts and Science Departments will also be closed during this time. It’s time for us all to take a break as there will again be a pause in course enrolment. 

Our regular academic advising appointments, email advising, degree quick checks and Friday afternoon Zoom sessions will resume after Monday, September 20.

Zoom Pre-Registration Drop-In 
Have questions about registration? Drop in and chat with an academic advisor. We will be offering a pre-registration Zoom Drop-In session Q&A on Friday, August 6 from 2 to 4 pm EST.
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 978 5481 7868
Passcode: 854097
Daily Zoom Drop-Ins 
What does this error code mean? How many electives should I be taking? If you have any questions during the registration period, pop into our Zoom session over lunch to get some quick help. Daily Zoom drop-in sessions for registration questions will take place from noon to 1 pm EST starting on Monday, August 9 and ending on Friday, August 20.

Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 966 3152 8119
Passcode: 294625

Set yourself up for success in first year! FAStrack runs August 3 – August 20. Explore strategies for approaching your university courses such as effective writing, critical thinking, logical reasoning, teamwork, and intercultural competency.
Through this three-week mini-course, you will have opportunities to interact with other incoming students and to gain knowledge and skills to help you succeed at Queen's and beyond. 
Space is limited. Register by Sunday, August 1 to secure your spot. Visit our FAStrack page for more information or the course registration page.

ASUS will be hosting a panel-style information session surrounding the Fall 2021 return to campus for the Faculty of Arts and Science. Moderated by ASUS, students will have the opportunity to listen to some of the fall plans and ask questions to faculty members. Use the link below to register and submit questions before the session. Any questions can be sent to president@asus.queensu.ca.

Register in advance for this meeting with your Queen's email:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

If you completed IB, AP, or A-level courses last year, you may be eligible for transfer credit. Learn more on the transfer credit webpage. Students may only apply for transfer credit until the end of their first term of study. 

You can meet one of our current students online. We have a team of student ambassadors who are available to share their stories, answer your questions, and chat with you about how to make the most of your time at Queen's. Learn more and sign up to connect.
Chat with us here
To book an Advising Appointment, call us at (613) 533-2470
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