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Important Dates

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2016 Important dates and deadlines

January 2016

Tue 5 Summer School 1 (Semester S) starts

February 2016

Mon 1 Auckland/Northland Anniversary
Mon 8 Waitangi Day (observed)
Mon 15 Summer School 1 examinations begin
Fri 19 Summer School 1 ends
Mon 22 Orientation (ORI2016 Big in our Backyard)
Mon 29 Semester A and full year classes start

March 2016

Fri 25 Good Friday
Mon 28 Easter Monday
Tue 29 University holiday

April 2016

Mon 18 Teaching recess
Tue 19 Graduation (Hamilton)
Wed 20 Graduation (Hamilton)
Thu 21 Graduation (Hamilton)
Wed 27 Graduation (Marae)
Fri 29 Graduation (Tauranga)
Mon 25 ANZAC Day

May 2016

Mon 2 Semester A continues
Fri 13 Open Day (Hamilton campus)

June 2016

Mon 6 Queen's Birthday
Mon 13 Semester A study week
Mon 20 Semester A examinations begin

July 2016

Fri 1 Semester A ends
Mon 4 Teaching recess
Mon 18 Semester B starts

August 2016

Mon 22 Teaching recess
Mon 29 Semester B continues

October 2016

Mon 17 Semester B study week
Mon 24 Labour Day
Tue 25 Semester B examinations begin

November 2016

Fri 4 Semester B ends
Mon 7 Summer School 2 (Semester T) starts

December 2016

Fri 16 Summer School 2 ends

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