University dates

Students should also refer to the Manage your course - Key dates for information about timetables, subject and fee dates, re-enrolment, and other key information.

Day/Date Activity
Sunday 25 December to Monday 2 January Christmas holiday
Tuesday 3 January to Sunday 26 February Summer Term - 8 weeks (See the 2023 Handbook for specific dates for subjects delivered over the Summer Term)
Thursday 26 January Australia Day holiday
Monday 13 February to Monday 20 February Summer Examinations
Monday 20 February to Friday 24 February Melbourne Orientation & Commencement Ceremonies
Monday 27 February to Sunday 28 May Semester 1 - 12 teaching weeks
Monday 13 March to Friday 17 March Employability Week
Friday 7 April to Sunday 16 April Easter, Non-teaching period & UA Common Vacation Week
Friday 7 April to Tuesday 11 April Easter holiday
Tuesday 25 April ANZAC Day holiday
Monday 29 May to Friday 2 June SWOT Vac
Monday 5 June to Friday 23 June Examinations
Monday 12 June King's Birthday holiday - Students with a scheduled exam on the King’s birthday holiday will be required to sit the exam
Monday 26 June Start of Winter Term intensive subjects - See the 2023 Handbook for specific dates for subjects delivered over the Winter Term
Friday 7 July Results final release date
Thursday 13 July to Thursday 20 July Special/Supplementary Examinations
Monday 17 July to Friday 21 July Melbourne Orientation
Monday 24 July to Sunday 22 October Semester 2 - 12 teaching weeks
Monday 7 August to Friday 11 August Employability Week
Wednesday 9 August to Wednesday 16 August Graduation in-person ceremonies
Monday 25 September to Sunday 1 October Semester 2 non-teaching period & UA Common Vacation Week
Friday 29 September AFL Grand Final Eve holiday - Friday before AFL Grand Final
Monday 23 October to Friday 27 October SWOT Vac
Monday 30 October to Friday 17 November Examinations
Friday 1 December Results final release date
Thursday 7 December to Thursday 14 December Special/Supplementary Examinations
Thursday 7 December to Sunday 17 December Graduation in-person ceremonies
Monday 25 December to Monday 1 January Christmas holiday

University holidays