University dates

Day/Date Activity
December
Friday 25 December to Saturday 2 January Christmas Holiday
January
Monday 4 January to Sunday 28 February Summer Term - (8 weeks)
Tuesday 26 January Australia Day holiday
February
Monday 15 February to Saturday 20 February Examinations
Tuesday 23 February to Friday 26 February Week O: Orientation for all students
Monday 29 February to Sunday 29 May Semester 1 - (12 teaching weeks)
March
Thursday 17 March to Friday 18 March March Graduation ceremonies
Friday 25 March to Tuesday 29 March Easter holiday
Friday 25 March to Sunday 3 April Non-teaching period & UA common vacation week
April
Monday 25 April ANZAC Day holiday
May
Saturday 28 May PhD Graduation ceremony
Monday 30 May to Friday 3 June SWOT Vac
Monday 30 May to Sunday 24 July Winter Recess - (8 weeks including SWOT Vac and results period)
June
Monday 6 June to Friday 24 June Examinations
Monday 13 June Queen's Birthday holiday
July
Monday 4 July to Sunday 10 July Non-teaching period & UA Common Vacation Week
Friday 8 July Results final release date
Thursday 14 July to Wednesday 20 July Special/Supplementary Examinations
Wednesday 20 July to Friday 22 July Orientation period for mid-year intake
Monday 25 July to Sunday 23 October Semester 2 - (12 teaching weeks)
Wednesday 27 July to Saturday 6 August Mid-year graduation ceremonies
August
Sunday 21 August Open Day - Parkville
September
Monday 26 September to Sunday 2 October Non Teaching Period & UA Common Vacation Week
Friday 30 September Grand Final Eve holiday
October
Monday 24 October to Friday 28 October SWOT Vac
Monday 31 October to Friday 18 November Examinations
December
Friday 2 December Results final release date
Saturday 3 December to Thursday 15 December End-of-year graduation ceremonies
Thursday 8 December to Wednesday 14 December Special/Supplementary Examinations
Monday 26 December to Monday 2 January Christmas holiday

University holidays