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Principal dates 2017

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Dates for Australian campuses

Exceptions

Summer and winter semester
The dates for summer and winter semester vary from unit to unit. For teaching and penalty dates, select the faculty offering the unit on the summer and winter units page.

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Science
Teaching periods for Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

Other campuses and locations

For overseas dates, see Malaysia and South Africa.

January
03 Tue University reopens
09 Mon Coursework scholarship applications (late): open for 2017
11 Wed Enrolments: begin for VTAC (round one - postgraduate) students
11 Wed Fee statement: available for semester one (S1-01) on the Web Enrolment System (WES)
12 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for SA-HELP incurred in 2016
15 Sun Census date for teaching period: summer A - semester 1 (SS-S1-01). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees
15 Sun Graduation: applications close for June in China
15 Sun Census date for teaching period: summer semester B (SSB-01). Penalty and teaching dates vary. To check the dates for your unit, see exceptions
17 Tue Enrolments: end for VTAC (round one - postgraduate) students
18 Wed Enrolments: begin for VTAC (round one - undergraduate) students
19 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for: summer semester A (SSA-02)/2016
20 Fri Enrolments: begin for VTAC (round two - postgraduate) students
20 Fri Census date for teaching period: Monash online 1 (MO-TP1-01). Last day to discontinue
25 Wed Enrolments: end for VTAC (round two - postgraduate) students
26 Thu Public holiday: Australia Day (University closed)
26 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for SA-HELP incurred for units in 2016
30 Mon Enrolments: end for VTAC (round one - undergraduate) students
30 Mon Exams (deferred and supplementary): begin for semester two (S2-01) 2016
30 Mon Allocate+ preference entry: closes 5pm for semester one (S1-01)
31 Tue Graduation: applications extended for May in Australia and April in Malaysia.
February
02 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for summer semester A (SSA-02) 2016
02 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for summer A-semester 1 (SS-S1-01), summer semester B (SSB-01) and Monash online 1 (MO-TP1-01)
03 Fri Exams (deferred and supplementary): end for semester two (S2-01) 2016
06 Mon Exams: begin for summer semester A (SSA-02) 2016 and summer semester B (SSB-01) 2017
06 Mon Allocate+ adjustment: opens 10am for semester one (S1-01)
07 Tue Enrolments: begin for VTAC (round two - undergraduate) students
09 Thu Exams: end for summer semester A (SSA-02) 2016 and summer semester B (SSB-01) 2017
10 Fri Enrolments: end for VTAC (round two - undergraduate) students
13 Mon Enrolments: begin for international students
15 Wed Census date for teaching period: term 1 (T1-57) and trimester 1 (T1-58). Last day to discontinue units in these teaching periods without incurring fees
16 Thu Allocate+ adjustment: temporarily closes from 5pm for semester one (S1-01)
16 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for summer A-semester 1 (SS-S1-01), summer semester B (SSB-01) and Monash online 1 (MO-TP1-01)
16 Thu Enrolments: end for international students
17 Fri Fees due: for semester one (S1-01)
17 Fri Results: released (deferred and supplementary exams) for semester two (S2-01) 2016
17 Fri Coursework scholarship applications (late): close for 2017
20 Mon Orientation Week: begins (dates and times vary for each campus)
21 Tue Allocate+ adjustment: re-opens 10am for semester one (S1-01)
24 Fri Orientation Week: ends
24 Fri Last day to add off-campus semester one (S1-01) or full-year (FY-01) units
27 Mon Results: released for summer semester A (SSA-02) 2016 and summer semester B (SSB-01) 2017
27 Mon Semester one (S1-01) and full-year (FY-01) begins
March
02 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for term 1 (T1-57) and trimester 1 (T1-58)
08 Wed Census date for teaching period: MBA1 (MBA-TP1-01). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees
10 Fri Last day to add on-campus semester one (S1-01) or full-year (FY-01) units
13 Mon Allocate+ adjustment: closes 5pm for semester one (S1-01) Education, Information Technology and Science students
14 Tue Allocate+ adjustment: closes 5pm for semester one (S1-01) Art, Design & Architecture and Business & Economics students
16 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for term 1 (T1-57) and trimester 1 (T1-58)
17 Fri Census date for teaching period: Monash online 2 (MO-TP2-01). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees
20 Mon Allocate+ adjustment: closes 5pm for semester one (S1-01) Arts, Engineering, Medicine Nursing & Health Sciences and Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences students
22 Wed Census date for teaching period: MBA2 (MBA-TP2-01). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees
24 Fri Allocate+ adjustment: closes 5pm for semester one (S1-01) Law students
30 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for MBA-1 (MBA-TP1-01), MBA-2 (MBA-TP2-01) and Monash online 2 (MO-TP2-01)
31 Fri Last day to discontinue semester one (S1-01) and full-year (FY-01) units without 'withdrawn' showing on academic record
31 Fri Census date for teaching period: semester one (S1-01), semester one (extended) (S1-32), semester 2 (northern) (S2-60) and trimester A (TRI-A-29). Last day to discontinue units in these teaching periods without incurring fees
April
02 Sun Daylight saving ends: Turn clocks back one hour
13 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for MBA-1 (MBA-TP1-01), MBA-2 (MBA-TP2-01) and Monash online 2 (MO-TP2-01)
14 Fri Public holiday: Good Friday (University closed)
14 Fri Mid-semester break: begins
17 Mon Public holiday: Easter Monday (University closed)
18 Tue Public holiday: Easter Tuesday (University closed)
20 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for semester one (S1-01), semester one extended (S1-32), semester two northern (S2-60), trimester A (TRI-A-29)
21 Fri Mid-semester break: ends
24 Mon Exam timetable published: for semester one (S1-01) in the Web Enrolment System (WES)
25 Tue Public holiday: Anzac Day (University closed)
30 Sun Census date for teaching period: full-year (FY-01), full-year (extended) (FY-32) and term 2 (T2-57). Last day to discontinue units in these teaching periods without incurring fees
May
01 Mon Last day to discontinue semester one (S1-01) units with 'withdrawn' showing on academic record. Units discontinued after this date will show as a 'withdrawn fail'
04 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for semester one (S1-01), semester 1 extended (S1-32), semester 2 northern (S2-60), trimester A (TRI-A-29)
15 Mon Allocate+ preference entry: opens at 10am for semester two
15 Mon Graduation ceremony: Clayton campus for Business & Economics students
16 Tue Graduation ceremony: Clayton campus for Business & Economics students
17 Wed Graduation ceremony: Clayton campus for Science and Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences students
18 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for full-year (FY-01), full-year (extended) (FY-32), and term 2 (T2-57)
18 Thu Graduation: ceremony on Clayton campus for Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences students
19 Fri Census date for teaching period: Monash online 3 (MO-TP3-01). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees
19 Fri Graduation ceremony: Clayton campus - contingency
22 Mon Coursework scholarship applications: open for mid-year 2017
22 Mon Graduation ceremony: Clayton campus for Arts students
23 Tue Graduation ceremony: Clayton campus for Education students
24 Wed Fee statement: available for semester two (S2-01) on the Web Enrolment System (WES) and sent to Monash student email account
24 Wed Graduation ceremony: Clayton campus for Art Design & Architecture, Engineering and Information Technology students
25 Thu Graduation ceremony: Clayton campus for Law and Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences students
26 Fri Semester one (S1-01) ends. Last day to discontinue semester one (S1-01) units with 'withdrawn fail' showing on academic record. Units cannot be discontinued after this date
29 Mon Swot Vac: begins
31 Wed Graduate research scholarships: close for Round 2/2017 (domestic and international)
June
01 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on Web Enrolment System (WES) for Monash online 3 (MO-TP3-01)
01 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for full-year (FY-01), full-year (extended) (FY-32), and term 2 (T2-57)
01 Thu Graduate research scholarships: open for Round 3/2017 (international students)
01 Thu Graduate research scholarships: open for Round 4/2017 (domestic students)
02 Fri Swot Vac: ends
05 Mon Exams: begin for semester one (S1-01)
15 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for Monash online 3 (MO-TP3-01)
20 Tue Allocate+ preference entry: closes at 10am
22 Thu Census date for teaching period: MBA3 (MBA-TP3-01). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees
23 Fri Exams: end for semester one (S1-01)
24 Sat Graduation ceremony: Suzhou, China - all faculties
27 Tue Allocate+ entry and adjustment: opens at 10am
30 Fri Census date for teaching period: trimester 2 (T2-58). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching periods without incurring fees
30 Fri Census date for teaching period: winter (WS-01). Penalty and teaching dates vary. To check the dates for your unit, see exceptions
July
07 Fri Coursework scholarship applications: close for mid-year 2017
10 Mon Results: released for semester one (S1-01)
10 Mon Enrolments: begin for domestic and international students
11 Tue Graduation: applications close for July in Australia (Australia Awards students only)
13 Thu Enrolments: end for domestic and international students
13 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for MBA-3 (MBA-TP3-01), trimester 2 (T2-58) and winter (WS-01)
14 Fri Fees due: for semester two (S2-01)
14 Fri Allocate+ temporarily closes at 10am
14 Fri Census date for teaching period: Monash online 4 (MO-TP4-01). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees
17 Mon Mid-year Orientation Week: begins (dates and times vary for each campus)
18 Tue Allocate+ adjustment: re-opens at 10am
19 Wed Exam timetable published: (deferred and supplementary) for summer semester A (SSA-02) 2016, summer semester B (SSB-01) 2017 and semester one (S1-01) in the Web Enrolment System (WES)
20 Thu Graduation: ceremony on Clayton campus for Australia Awards students
21 Fri Mid-year Orientation Week: ends
21 Fri Last day to add off-campus semester two (S2-01) units
24 Mon Semester two (S2-01) begins
27 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for MBA-3 (MBA-TP3-01), trimester 2 (T2-58) and winter (WS-01)
31 Mon Last day to discontinue full-year (FY-01) units with 'withdrawn' showing on academic record. Units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'
31 Mon Census date for teaching period: trimester B (TRI-B-29). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees
31 Mon Graduation: applications close for October in Australia and November in Malaysia
August
01 Tue Coursework scholarship applications: open for 2018 (round one)
03 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for MO-4 (MO-TP4-01)
04 Fri Last day to add on-campus semester two (S2-01) units
07 Mon Exams (deferred and supplementary): begin for summer semester A (SSA-02) 2016, summer semester B (SSB-01) 2017 and semester one (S1-01)
07 Mon Allocate+ adjustment: closes at 5pm for Education students
07 Mon Allocate+ adjustment: closes at 5pm for Information Technology students
07 Mon Allocate+ adjustment: closes at 5pm for Science students
08 Tue Allocate+ adjustment: closes at 5pm for Art, Design and Architecture students
08 Tue Allocate+ adjustment: closes at 5pm for Business and Economics students
08 Tue Allocate+ adjustment: closes at 5pm for Law students
11 Fri Exams (deferred and supplementary): end for summer semester A (SSA-02) 2016, summer semester B (SSB-01) 2017 and semester one (S1-01)
12 Sat Census date for teaching period: MBA4 (MBA-TP4-01). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees
14 Mon Allocate+ adjustment: closes at 5pm for all remaining students
17 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for Monash online 4 (MO-TP4-01)
21 Mon Last day to discontinue semester two (S2-01) units without 'withdrawn' showing on academic record
23 Wed Results (deferred and supplementary exams): released for summer semester A (SSA-02) 2016, summer semester B (SSB-01) 2017 and semester one (S1-01)
24 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for MBA-4 (MBA-TP4-01) and trimester B (TRI-B-29)
31 Thu Census date for teaching period: semester two (S2-01), semester two - (extended) (S2-32) and term 3 (T3-57). Last day to discontinue units in these teaching periods without incurring fees
31 Thu Graduation: applications close for December in Australia (all international students; Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences students
31 Thu Graduate research scholarships: close for Round 3/2017 (international students)
September
01 Fri Graduate Research scholarships: open for Round 1/2018 (international students)
07 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for MBA-4 (MBA-TP4-01)
08 Fri Census date for teaching period: Monash online 5 (MO-TP5-01). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees
18 Mon Exam timetable published: for semester two (S2-01) in the Web Enrolment System (WES)
21 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for Monash online 5 (MO-TP5-01), semester two (S2-01), semester two (extended) (S2-32) and term 3 (T3-57)
25 Mon Mid-semester break: begins
25 Mon Last day to discontinue semester two (S2-01) units with 'withdrawn' showing on academic record. Units discontinued after this date will show as a 'withdrawn fail'
29 Fri Census date for teaching period: MBA5 (MBA-TP5-01). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees
29 Fri Mid-semester break: ends
29 Fri Public holiday: Grand Final Friday (TBC if University closed)
30 Sat Census date for teaching period: start semester two-finish semester one (S2-S1-02), start semester two-finish summer A (S2-SS-02) and trimester 3 (T3-58). Last day to discontinue units in these teaching periods without incurring fees
October
01 Sun Daylight saving starts: Turn clocks forward one hour
05 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for Monash online 5 (MO-TP5-01), semester two (S2-01), semester two-extended (S2-32) and term 3 (T3-57)
09 Mon Re-enrolment (timely): begins for 2018
19 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for MBA-5 (MBA-TP5-01), start semester two-finish semester one (S2-S1-02), start semester two-finish summer A (S2-SS-02) and trimester 3 (T3-58)
20 Fri Semester two (S2-01) and full year (FY-01) ends. Last day to discontinue units in these teaching periods with 'withdrawn fail' showing on academic record. Units cannot be discontinued after this date
23 Mon Swot Vac: begins
23 Mon Graduation: ceremonies begin at Clayton campus
27 Fri Swot Vac: ends
27 Fri Graduation: ceremonies end at Clayton campus
30 Mon Exams: begin for semester two (S2-01)
31 Tue Graduate research scholarships: close for Round 4/2017 (domestic students)
31 Tue Census date for teaching period: term 4 (T4-57) and semester 1 (northern) (S1-60). Last day to discontinue units in these teaching periods without incurring fees
31 Tue Coursework scholarship applications: close for 2018 (round one)
November
01 Wed Graduate research scholarships: open for Round 2/2018 (domestic students)
02 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for MBA-5 (MBA-TP5-01), start semester two-finish semester one (S2-S1-02), start semester two-finish summer A (S2-SS-02) and trimester 3 (T3-58)
03 Fri Census date for teaching period: Monash online 6 (MO-TP6-01). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees
17 Fri Exams: end for semester two (S2-01)
23 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for semester 1 (northern) (S1-60) and term 4 (T4-57)
23 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for Monash online 6 (MO-TP6-01), semester 1 (northern) (S1-60) and term 4 (T4-57)
24 Fri Re-enrolment (timely): ends for 2018
25 Sat Re-enrolment (late): begins for 2018. A late fee applies
December
04 Mon Results: released for semester two (S2-01)
04 Mon Census date for teaching period: trimester C (TRI-C-29). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees
07 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for Monash online 6 (MO-TP6-01), semester 1 (northern) (S1-60) and term 4 (T4-57)
08 Fri Re-enrolment (late): ends for 2018
08 Fri Exam timetable published: for summer semester A (SSA-02) 2017 and summer semester B (SSB-01) 2018 in the Web Enrolment System (WES)
12 Tue Graduation: ceremonies begin at Clayton campus
14 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): available on the Web Enrolment System (WES) for trimester C (TRI-C-29)
15 Fri Graduation: ceremonies end at Clayton campus
18 Mon Exam timetable published: (deferred and supplementary) for semester two (S2-01) 2017 in the Web Enrolment System (WES)
21 Thu University closed (reopens 2 Jan 2018)
25 Mon Public holiday: Christmas Day (University closed)
26 Tue Public holiday: Boxing Day (University closed)
28 Thu Commonwealth Assistance Notice (CAN): last day to lodge dispute for trimester C (TRI-C-29)
31 Sun Census date for teaching period: summer A (SSA-02). Penalty and teaching dates vary. To check the dates for your unit, see the summer and winter page
31 Sun SA-HELP incurred date