Key dates

This page details the key dates specific to exchange and study abroad students. The orientation dates shown apply to Australian students – if you'll be studying at Monash Malaysia your orientation will take place during the University orientation week.

To view the complete list of important University dates, including teaching periods and exams, visit Semester dates.


Semester two

2022 Important Dates

1 April and 1 MayExchange student application submission deadline, Study Abroad student application submission deadline
Saturday 9 July and Saturday 3 December For students living on-campus*, accommodation contract will begin and end
Tuesday 12 JulyStudents to arrive on/before
Tuesday 12 - Friday 15 JulyMonash Abroad Orientation
Monday 18 – Friday 22 JulyMonash University ‘O’ Week
Monday 25 JulyClasses commence
Monday 26 - 30 SeptemberMid-semester break
Friday 21 OctoberClasses conclude
Monday 24 October – Friday 28 OctoberSwot vac (study leave, no classes)
Monday 31 October – Friday 18 November Exam period

* On-campus accommodation contract dates are for Monash University Residential Village – longer contracts are in place for Urban Community.