Key University dates

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

January 2020

Wednesday 1New Years Day
Thursday 2New Year holiday
Monday 6Summer School (Semester S) starts
Monday 27Auckland Anniversary Day

February 2020

Thursday 6Waitangi Day
Monday 17Summer School (Semester S) examinations begin
Friday 21Summer School (Semester S) exams end
Monday 24Orientation week and Enrolment

March 2020

Monday 2Trimester A and full year classes start

April 2020

Friday 10Good Friday
Monday 13Easter Monday
Tuesday 14Easter Tuesday
Wednesday 15Teaching recess begins
Monday 27ANZAC Day
Tuesday 28Trimester A continues

June 2020

Monday 1Queen's Birthday
Friday 5Final teaching day of Trimester A
Monday 8Trimester A study week begins
Monday 15Trimester A examinations begin
Friday 26Trimester A examinations end
Monday 29Teaching recess begins

July 2020

Monday 6Enrolment and Re-orientation week begins
Monday 13Trimester B starts
Friday 31Hamilton campus Open Day

August 2020

Monday 24Teaching recess begins

September 2020

Monday 7Trimester B continues
Thursday 10Kīngitanga Day

October 2020

Friday 16Final teaching day of Trimester B
Monday 19Trimester B study week begins
Monday 26Labour Day
Tuesday 27Trimester B examinations begin

November 2020

Friday 6Trimester B examinations end
Monday 9Enrolment week
Monday 16Trimester C starts

December 2020

Friday 18First half of Trimester C ends
Monday 21University holidays begin
Friday 25Christmas Day
Saturday 26Boxing Day
Monday 28Boxing Day observed
Tuesday 29Teaching recess begins

January 2021

Friday 1New Years Day
Monday 4New Year observed
Tuesday 5Second half of Trimester C starts

February 2021

Monday 1Auckland Anniversary Day
Friday 5 Final teaching day of Trimester C
Saturday 6 Waitangi Day
Monday 8 Waitangi Day observed
Tuesday 9Trimester C study week begins
Monday 15Trimester C examinations begin
Friday 19Trimester C examinations end
Monday 22Teaching recess, Orientation and Enrolment begin

March 2021

March 1Trimester A and full year classes start

April 2021

Friday 2Good Friday
Monday 5Easter Monday
Tuesday 6University holiday
Monday 19Trimester A mid-trimester recess begins
Sunday 25Anzac Day
Monday 26Anzac Day observed

May 2021

Monday 3Trimester A resumes

June 2021

Friday 4Trimester A ends
Monday 7Queen's Birthday
Tuesday 8Trimester A study week begins
Monday 14Trimester A examinations begin
Friday 25 Trimester A examinations end
Monday 28Teaching recess begins

July 2021

Monday 12Trimester B begins

August 2021

Monday 23Trimester B mid-trimester recess begins

September 2021

Monday 6Trimester B resumes

October 2021

Friday 15Trimester B ends
Monday 18Trimester B study week begins
Monday 25Labour Day
Tuesday 26Trimester B examinations begin

November 2021

Friday 5 Trimester B examinations end
Monday 8Break and Enrolment
Monday 15Trimester C and Semester G begins

December 2021

Tuesday 21Semester G ends
Wednesday 22University holiday begins
Saturday 25Christmas Day
Sunday 26Boxing Day
Monday 27Christmas Day observed
Tuesday 28Boxing Day observed
Wednesday 29Trimester C mid-trimester recess begins

January 2019

Tuesday 1New Years Day
Wednesday 2New Year holiday
Thursday 3Summer School (Semester S) starts
Monday 28Auckland Anniversary Day

February 2019

Wednesday 6Waitangi Day
Wednesday 13Summer School (Semester S) examinations begin
Friday 15Summer School (Semester S) examinations end
Monday 18Orientation Week and Enrolment
Monday 25Semester A and full year classes start

April 2019

Monday 15Teaching recess begins
Friday 19Good Friday
Monday 22Easter Monday
Tuesday 23Easter Tuesday
Thursday 25ANZAC Day
Monday 29Semester A continues

May 2019

Friday 31Final teaching day of Semester A

June 2019

Monday 3Queen's Birthday
Tuesday 4Semester A study week begins
Monday 10Semester A examinations begin
Friday 21Semester A examinations end
Monday 24Teaching recess begins

July 2019

Monday 1Enrolment and Re-Orientation week begins
Monday 8Semester B begins

August 2019

Monday 19Teaching recess begins

September 2019

Monday 2Semester B continues
Thursday 12Kīngitanga Day

October 2019

Monday 14Semester B study week begins
Monday 21Semester B examinations begin
Monday 28Labour Day
Tuesday 29Semester B examinations resume

November 2019

Friday 1Semester B examinations end
Monday 4Teaching recess
Monday 11Summer School 2 (Semester T) begins

December 2019

Friday 20Summer School 2 (Semester T) ends
Wednesday 25Christmas Day
Thursday 26Boxing Day