Key University dates

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

January 2021

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

February 2021

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

March 2021

March 1 Trimester A and full year classes start

April 2021

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

May 2021

Monday 3 Trimester A resumes

June 2021

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

July 2021

Monday 12 Trimester B begins

August 2021

Monday 23 Trimester B mid-trimester recess begins

September 2021

Monday 6 Trimester B resumes
Thursday 16 Kīngitanga Day

October 2021

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

November 2021

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

December 2021

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