UWA Handbook 2017

University-wide dates

 

2017

Last updated: 16 August 2016

Date Event
January 2 - 27 2016 Second Semester deferred / supplementary examinations (Medicine/Dentistry and Podiatry)
January 5 - February 17
Summer Session
January 14 Re-enrolments for 2017 close
January 23 - 27
2016 Trimester 3 Deferred examinations
January 26 Australia Day (University Holiday)
January 30 - February 3 2016 Second Semester deferred/supplementary examinations (all other faculties)
February 20 - 24 Summer Session examinations
February 27 First Semester classes commence
March 6
Labour Day (not a University holiday)
March 11 Last day to add a Semester 1 unit
March 17 Last day to withdraw from Semester 1 units
(unit does not show on formal academic record)
March 31 Census date (Semester 1) financial penalty
April 14
Good Friday (University Holiday)
April 17
Easter Monday (University Holiday)
April 17 - 21 Non-teaching study break
April 21 Last day to withdraw from Semester 1 units
(unit shows on formal academic record without academic penalty)
April 22 - 29
Trimester 1 examinations
April 25 ANZAC Day (University Holiday)
May 22 - 23
Trimester 1 Deferred examinations
June 2
First Semester classes end. Last day to withdraw from Semester 1 units
(unit shows on formal academic record with a grade of FN) 
June 5
Western Australia Day (not a University holiday)
June 5 - 9
Pre-examination study break
June 10 - 24 First semester examinations
June 26 - July 30 Vacation
July 31 Second Semester classes commence
July 31 - August 4
First Semester deferred / supplementary examinations
August 5 - 12
Trimester 2 examinations
August 12 Last day to add a Semester 2 unit
August 18 Last day to withdraw from Semester 2 units
(unit does not show on formal academic record)
August 31 Census date (Semester 2) financial penalty
September 4 - 5
Trimester 2 Deferred examinations
September 15 Last day to withdraw from Semester 2 units
(unit shows on formal academic record without academic penalty)
September 25 Queen’s Birthday (not a University holiday)
September 25 - 29
Non-teaching study break
November 3
Second Semester classes end
Last day to withdraw from Semester 2 units
(unit shows on formal academic record with a grade of FN)
November 6 - 10 Pre-examination study break
November 11 - 25 Second Semester examinations
November 18 - 25
Trimester 3 examinations
November 26 Summer vacation commences