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 Sunday 3 April Non-teaching period & UA common vacation week
Friday 25 March to Tuesday 29 March Easter holiday
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