Important Dates

 

Important Dates

Event 2016 2017
Applications for Postgraduate study in Semester 1 close 2 March 8 March
S1 commences 29 February 6  March
Last day to add S1 courses via myUNSW 6 March 12 March
Last day to drop S1 courses without financial penalty 31 March 31 March
Provisional examination timetable released for S1 15 April 21 April
Last day to drop S1 courses without academic penalty 24 April 28 April
Last day to report exam clashes for S1 29 April 5 May
Mid Semester Break 2 - 13 May 8-19 May
Final examination timetable released 27 May 2 June
Semester 1 ends 10 June 16 June
S1 study recess 13 - 17 June 19-25 June
Examinations (UG students only) 20 June - 1 July 26 June - 7 July
Mid-Year recess 4 - 15 July 10 - 21 July
S1 results published on myUNSW 14 July 20 July
Applications for Postgraduate study in Semester 2 close 10 July 17 July
S2 commences 18 July 24 July
Last day to add S2 courses via myUNSW 24 July 30 July
ADFA Open Day 27 August 26 August
Last day to drop S2 courses without financial penalty 31 August 31 August
Provisional exam timetable for S2 released 2 September 8 September
Last day to drop S2 courses without academic penalty 11 September 15 September
Last day to report exam clashes for S2 16 September 22 September
Mid Semester Break 26 - 30 September 2 - 6 October
Semester 2 ends 21 October 27 October
S2 Study recess 24 - 28 October 30 October - 3 November
Final examination timetable released for S2 7 October 13 October
Examinations (UG students only) 31 October - 11 November 6 - 17 November
S2 results published to myUNSW 24 November 30 November
Conferring of degrees ceremony 7 December 13 December
Graduation Parade Day 8 December 14 December
2017 Public Holidays Compensation Dates - Semester 1:
Canberra Day 13 March (Monday lost)
Good Friday 14 April (Fridaylost)
Easter Monday 17 April (Monday timetable on Wednesday 19 April, Wednesday lost)
ANZAC Day 25 April, (Tuesday lost)
Queens Birthday 12 June, (Monday timetable on Thursday 15 June, Thursday lost)
2016 Public Holidays Compensation Dates - Semester 2:
Family and Community Day 26 September (Mid Semester Recess - no timetable impact)
Labour Day 3 October (Monday lost)
Approved ADFA activities - Non Teaching Days for Undergraduate Students (Semester 2)
Tuesday 9 August Production Dress Rehearsal
Wednesday 31 August XO/OC Day
Thursday 22 September Sports Carnival (incl Tug-of-War)
Friday 14 October Ex Neptune; Ex Green Eagle; Ex Wedgetail
Higher Degree Research Key Dates
Application deadlines - Please see www.research.unsw.edu.au/key-dates  
Semester 1 Arrival Date No later than 31 March
Last day for thesis submission (w/out enrolling for semester 1) 31 March
Semester 2 Arrival Date No later than 31 August
Last day for thesis submission (w/out enrolling for semester 2) 31 August

 

Academic Calendar 2016 2017
Semester 1 29 February - 10 June 2016 6 March - 16 June 2017
Mid Semester break 2 - 13 May 2016 8 - 19 May 2017
Study Recess 13 - 17 June 2016 19 - 25 June 2017
Examinations 20 June - 1 July 2016 26 June - 7 July 2017
Mid-year recess 4 - 15 July 2016 10 - 21 July 2017
Semester 2 18 July - 21 October 2016 24 July - 27 October 2017
Mid Semester break 26 - 30 September 2016 1 - 5 October 2017
Study Recess 24 - 28 October 2016 30 October - 3 November 2017
Examinations 31 October - 11 November 2016 6 - 17 November 2017