Key University dates

Our key university dates for the academic year include trimester dates, public and university holidays.

January 2024

Monday 1 New Years Day
Tuesday 2 Day after New Year's Day
Wednesday 3 Teaching Period H begins and Trimester C continues
Monday 29 Auckland Anniversary Day

February 2024

Tuesday 6 Waitangi Day
Friday 9 Final teaching day of Trimester C and Teaching Period H 
Monday 12 Study break and examinations begin
Friday 16 Teaching Period H and Trimester C examinations end
Monday 19 Teaching recess; Enrolment and O week begins
Monday 26 Trimester A and full year classes start

March 2024

Friday 29 Good Friday

April 2024

Monday 1 Easter Monday
Tuesday 2 University Holiday
Monday 15 Trimester A mid-trimester recess begins
Thursday 25 ANZAC Day
Monday 29 Trimester A resumes

May 2024

Friday 24 Open day Hamilton (provisional date)
Friday 31 Final teaching day of Trimester A

June 2024

Monday 3 King's Birthday and Trimester A study week begins
Monday 10 Trimester A examinations begins
Friday 21 Trimester A examinations end
Monday 24 Teaching recess begins
Friday 28 Matariki Holiday

July 2024

Monday 1 Enrolment and O week begins
Monday 8 Trimester B begins

August 2024

Monday 19 Trimester B mid-trimester recess begins

September 2024

Monday 2 Trimester B resumes
Thursday 12 Kīngitanga Day

October 2024

Friday 11 Final teaching day of Trimester B
Monday 14 Trimester B study week begins
Monday 21Trimester B examinations begins
Monday 28 Labour Day

November 2024

Friday 1 Trimester B examinations end
Monday 4 Teaching recess begins
Monday 11 Trimester C and Teaching Period G begins

December 2024

Friday 20 Teaching Period G ends
Monday 23 University Holiday begins
Wednesday 25 Christmas Day
Thursday 26 Boxing Day
Monday 30Trimester C mid-trimester recess begins