First Year Rewrite Exams

First Year Rewrite Exam Information

  • First-year students with a good sessional average have the opportunity to rewrite first-year exams to improve their marks in APSC 111, 131, 171, 151, and MNTC 313 (Feb 16-19).
  • Students with an Engineering Term Grade Point Average of 0.70 or greater have the opportunity to rewrite the exam for APSC 112, 132, 162, 172,  (June 7-11) 174 will be held in August, 182 will be held in June (The Engineering Term Grade point Average of all courses taken during Fall and Winter term, while the student is registered in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science).
  • Rewrite exams are offered to students who wish to improve their grades. Please note there will be no opportunity to reschedule a missed rewrite exam. Rewrite exams are not an obligation owed to a student but offered as an opportunity to improve the grade.
Registration Information will be sent out to students via email in late December early January. 

Registration for rewrite exams will be done online with an advisor in early January

  APSC 111, 131, 171, 151, MNTC 313 APSC 112, 132, 172, 162,      APSC 174       APSC 182      
Last Date to Add Exam Jan 11 May 14  May 14        May 14 
Last Date to Drop Exam Jan 15 May 21  May 21       May 21
Exams Feb 16-19 June 7-11  August 3-10   June 24-26
Fee Information and Application
2021-2022 1st Year Rewrite Application (link can be found at the bottom of this page)- https://engineering.queensu.ca/Current-Students/forms-online.html

FALL Rewrite Courses: APSC 111, 131, 151, 171, MNTC 313      NO Fees for fall term rewrites

WINTER Rewrite Courses: APSC 112, 132, 162, 172, 174, 182 

June 2021 Rewrite Info - All exams will be written with remote proctoring 

$300 per exam + $10.00 for Student Assistance Levy

  • 2 exams = $620
  • 3 exams = $930
  • 4 exams = $1240
  • 5 exams =  $1550
  • exam rewrite fee is added to the student's tuition account is due on May 31
  • fee payment instructions are available online at http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/financials/HowToPay
  • students have the option of writing the June exams in Calgary, Halifax, London, Sudbury, Toronto, Winnipeg, Vancouver, or Kingston
  • there is an additional administrative fee of $300 for each rewrite exam written in a location other than Kingston
  • plus a one-time administrative fee of $75.00 for exams written in a location other than Kingston
  • the administrative fees are due May 31 and must be paid online https://store.engineering.queensu.ca/ Please note two separate payments one for the rewrite in an alternate location and the administrative fee

June 2021 Info - Due to Covid-19 there is no fee extra for writing outside of Kingston this year.

fee example, for a student rewriting APSC 112 and 132 in Vancouver:

  • Exam/Tuition Fee: ($300 + 10.00) x 2 = $620
  • Admin Fee: (300.00 x 2) + 75.00 = $675.00
  • Total Cost: $1,295

Rewrite Exam Schedule 2021

 Course Exam Date Exam Time Location
111 Feb 16 2pm EST Remote Online
131 Feb 18 na Remote Online
171 Feb 19 2pm EST Remote Online
MNTC 313 Feb 17 am  9 am EST Remote Online
151  Feb 17 pm  1 pm EST Remote Online
112 June 10 2 pm Remote Online
132 June 8 2 pm Remote Online
172 June 7 2 pm Remote Online
174 Aug 3-10 TBA Remote Online
162  June 9 2 pm Remote Online
182  June 26 (6W1) 9am Remote Online