Semester 1 2019 (Australian campuses)

Key dates Activity
29–30 January Registration and enrolment
1 February Orientation
4 February
Semester 1 classes begin
4 February – 7 June*
Teaching period
11 February Last day to enrol or vary courses
5 March 

Census date

The census date is the deadline to take key actions, such as drop a course or cancel enrolment without financial penalty and finalise Commonwealth assistance loans and fee payment arrangements. Courses discontinued on or before the census date will not appear on the academic transcript.

11 March Labour Day public holiday
26 April

Academic penalty date

Courses discontinued on or before the Academic penalty date will appear as WDR on the academic transcript. Courses discontinued after this date will appear as DNS on the academic transcript.

19 April – 26 April*
Mid-semester break
19 April Good Friday public holiday
22 April Easter Monday public holiday
25 April Anzac Day public holiday
29 April Classes resume
10–14 June* Exam/assessment week
10 June Queen's Birthday public holiday
17-21 June Deferred/supplementary exams/assessment
28 June Results released 
24 June - 19 July Semester break

 

Semester 2 2019

Key dates Activity
15 - 16 July Registration and enrolment
19 July Orientation 
22 July Semester 2 classes begin
22 July – 22 November* Teaching period
29 July Last day to enrol or vary courses
16 August

Census date

The census date is the deadline to take key actions, such as drop a course or cancel enrolment without financial penalty and finalise Commonwealth assistance loans and fee payment arrangements. Courses discontinued on or before the census date will not appear on the academic transcript.

11 October

Academic penalty date

Courses discontinued on or before the Academic penalty date will appear as WDR on the academic transcript. Courses discontinued after this date will appear as DNS on the academic transcript. 

23–27 September Mid-semester break
27 September AFL Grand Final Friday public holiday
30 September Classes resume
7 November  Melbourne Cup public holiday
25–29 November Exam/assessment week
2–6 December  Deferred/supplementary exams/assessment
13 December Results released 
9 December – 1 February 2020* Semester break

*Indicates period of time in which publich holiday(s) occur.