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Application and Enrolment Dates

The following tables list all the dates you will need to know when applying to study at the University of Waikato.

Application & enrolment

Domestic and returning international students

Semester Semester dates Applications due Completion of enrolment into papers
November intake (Semester T) 7 November 2016 – 16 December 2016 Tuesday 25 October 2016 Friday 4 November 2016
January intake (Semester S) 4 January 2017 – 17 February 2017 Monday 5 December 2016 Monday 12 December 2016
March intake (Semester A) 27 February 2017 – 23 June 2017 Monday 13 February 2017 Friday 24 February 2017
July intake (Semester B) 10 July 2017 – 27 October 2017 Monday 3 July 2017Saturday 15 July 2017
November intake (Semester T) 6 November 2017 – 15 December 2017 Tuesday 24 October 2017 Friday 3 November 2017

New international students

Semester Semester dates Applications due Completion of enrolment into papers
March intake (Semester A) 27 February 2017 – 23 June 2017 Thursday 1 December 2016 Friday 24 February 2017
July intake (Semester B) 10 July 2017 – 27 October 2017 Monday 1 May 2017 Saturday 15 July 2017
November intake (Semester T)6 November 2017 – 15 December 2017Friday 1 September 2017Friday 3 November 2017

Change of enrolment

Adding papers

Semester Semester dates Deadline for adding or changing papers
November intake (Semester T) 7 November 2016 – 16 December 2016 5pm, Friday 11 November 2016
January intake (Semester S) 4 January 2017 – 17 February 2017 5pm, Friday 13 January 2017
March intake (Semester A) 27 February 2017 – 23 June 2017 5pm, Friday 10 March 2017
July intake (Semester B) 10 July 2017 – 27 October 2017 5pm, Friday 21 July 2017
November intake (Semester T) 6 November 2017 – 15 December 2017 5pm, Friday 10 November 2017

Withdrawing papers

Semester Semester dates Deadline for withdrawing from or substituting papers
November intake (Semester T) 7 November 2016 – 16 December 2016 5pm, Friday 11 November 2016
January intake (Semester S) 4 January 2017 – 17 February 2017 5pm, Friday 13 January 2017
March intake (Semester A) 27 February 2017 – 23 June 2017 5pm, Friday 10 March 2017
July intake (Semester B) 10 July 2017 – 27 October 2017 5pm, Friday 21 July 2017
November intake (Semester T) 6 November 2017 – 15 December 2017 5pm, Friday 10 November 2017

Credit & Recognition of Prior Learning

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning is offered to students that recognises previous tertiary study or non-formal education. Please ensure that your application is received by the University six weeks prior to the start of your first semester of study. See Credit or Recognition of Prior Learning for more information.

Semester Semester dates Deadline for application for credit or RPL
November intake (Semester T) 7 November 2016 – 16 December 2016 Monday 26 September 2016
January intake (Semester S) 4 January 2017 – 17 February 2017 Wednesday 23 November 2016
March intake (Semester A) 27 February 2017 – 23 June 2017 Monday 16 January 2017
July intake (Semester B) 10 July 2017 – 27 October 2017 Monday 29 May 2017
November intake (Semester T) 6 November 2017 – 15 December 2017 Monday 25 September 2017

Applications received after the due date will be considered if there are spaces available.