Semester dates summary

Semester dates 2018–2021

  2018 2019 2020 2021
Orientation Week 19–23 Feb 25 Feb – 1 Mar 24–28 Feb 22–26 Feb
Semester one
teaching period
26 Feb – 25 May 4 Mar – 31 May 2 Mar – 29 May 1 Mar – 28 May
Mid-semester break 30 Mar – 6 Apr 19–26 Apr 10–17 Apr 2–9 Apr
Swot Vac 28 May – 1 Jun 3–7 Jun 1–5 Jun 31 May – 4 Jun
Exams 4–22 Jun 10–28 Jun 8–26 Jun 21–25 Jun
Results published 9 Jul 15 Jul 13 Jul 12 Jul
Deferred and supplementary exams 6–10 Aug 12–16 Aug 10–14 Aug 9–13 Aug
Orientation Week (mid-year) 16–20 Jul 22–26 Jul 20–24 Jul 19–23 Jul
Semester two
teaching period 
23 Jul – 19 Oct 29 Jul – 25 Oct 27 Jul – 23 Oct 26 Jul – 22 Oct
Mid-semester break 24–28 Sep 30 Sep – 4 Oct 28 Sep – 2 Oct 27 Sep – 1 Oct
Swot Vac 22–26 Oct 28 Oct – 1 Nov 26–30 Oct 25–29 Oct
Exams 29 Oct – 16 Nov 4–22 Nov 2–20 Nov 1–19 Nov
Results published 3 Dec 9 Dec 7 Dec 6 Dec
Deferred and supplementary exams 28 Jan – 1 Feb 2019 3–7 Feb 2020 1–5 Feb 2021 31 Jan – 4 Feb 2022

Semesters

Each semester is made up of twelve teaching weeks, with a mid-semester break.

Other important dates

  • Census dates lists all teaching periods and discontinuation deadlines
  • Exam dates shows all exam and results release dates for the current year
  • Principal dates has a full list of all University dates.

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