University dates

Day/Date Activity
Wednesday 25 December to Wednesday 1 January Christmas holiday
Thursday 2 January to Sunday 1 March Summer Term - 8 weeks
Monday 27 January Australia Day holiday
Monday 17 February to Monday 24 February Summer Examinations
Monday 24 February to Friday 28 February Melbourne Orientation & Commencement Ceremonies
Monday 2 March to Sunday 7 June Semester 1 - 12 teaching weeks
Monday 16 March to Friday 20 March Employability Week
Monday 6 April to Sunday 19 April Easter Non-teaching period / Mid-Semester Break - Note that as part of the University response to COVID-19 the Non-teaching period over Easter has been extended and is now starting four days earlier than previously scheduled.
Tuesday 7 April to Wednesday 8 April Postponed: Graduations (Autumn) - Please note that as part of the University response to COVID-19 the Graduation ceremonies that were to be held on Tuesday 7 April and Wednesday 8 April will be rescheduled. Students that want to graduate In Absentia have that opportunity and can refer to the Responding to your Graduation Invitation for more information.
Friday 10 April to Tuesday 14 April Easter public holiday
Monday 13 April to Friday 17 April UA Common Vacation Week
Saturday 25 April ANZAC Day holiday
Monday 8 June Queen's Birthday holiday
Monday 8 June to Friday 12 June SWOT Vac
Monday 15 June to Friday 3 July Examinations
Monday 6 July to Sunday 12 July Non-teaching period & UA Common Vacation Week
Thursday 16 July to Thursday 23 July Special/Supplementary Examinations - TBC
Friday 17 July Results final release date
Wednesday 22 July to Saturday 25 July Graduations (Winter) - TBC
Monday 27 July to Friday 31 July Orientation
Monday 3 August to Sunday 1 November Semester 2 - 12 teaching weeks
Monday 17 August to Friday 21 August Employability Week
Friday 25 September Friday before AFL Grand Final holiday - (TBC subject to AFL schedule)
Monday 28 September to Sunday 4 October Non-teaching period & UA Common Vacation Week
Monday 2 November to Friday 6 November SWOT Vac
Monday 9 November to Friday 27 November Examinations
Thursday 10 December to Thursday 17 December Special/Supplementary Examinations - TBC
Thursday 10 December to Monday 21 December Graduations (Summer) - TBC
Friday 11 December Results final release date
Friday 25 December to Monday 4 January Christmas holiday

University holidays