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2017 Academic Year

These dates were correct at time of publication however, the University reserves the right to make changes where necessary.

Semester 1, 2017: 3 April–7 July

DateAction
27-30 March Orientation to USC
3 April Classes commence
14 April Last day to add a new course enrolment, swap courses or change classes Fee payment due date
21 April Census date — last day to cancel courses or withdraw from study without a financial penalty or a Withdrawn without penalty (WN) academic result
2 June Last day to cancel courses or withdraw from study without incurring academic penalty (WF)
26 June-7 July Study break / Exam period
7 July   End of semester

Semester 2, 2017: 31 July–3 November

DateAction
24–28 July Orientation to USC
31 July Classes commence
11 August Last day to add a new course enrolment, swap courses or change classes
Fee payment due date
18 August Census date — last day to cancel courses or withdraw from study without a financial penalty or a Withdrawn without penalty (WN) academic result
29 September Last day to cancel courses or withdraw from study without incurring academic penalty (WF)
23 October-3 November Study break / Exam period
3 November End of semester

Semester 3, 2017: 27 November–9 March 2018

DateAction
20-24 November Orientation to USC
27 November Classes commence
8 December Last day to add a new course enrolment, swap courses or change classes
Fee payment due date
15 December Census date — last day to cancel courses or withdraw from study without a financial penalty or a Withdrawn without penalty (WN) academic result
25 December-1 January 2018 Mid-trimester break (TBC)
2 February Last day to cancel courses or withdraw from study without incurring academic penalty (WF)
26 February-9 March Study break / Exam period
9 March End of semester

 

2018 Academic Year

Semester 1, 2018: 19 March - 22 June

      Date Action
12-16 March Orientation
19 March Classes commence
Last day to add a new course enrolment, swap courses or change classes
30 March Fee payment due date
9 April Census date - last day to cancel courses or withdraw from study without a financial penalty or a Withdrawn without penalty (WN) academic result
18 May Last day to cancel courses or withdraw from study without incurring academic penalty (WF)
11-22 June Study break / Exam period
22 June End of semester

Semester 2, 2018: 16 July–19 October

         Date  Action
9-13 July Orientation
16 July Classes  commence
Last  day to add  a new course  enrolment,    swap courses or change classes
27 July Fee payment  due date
6 August Census date - last day to cancel courses or withdraw from study without a financial penalty or a Withdrawn without penalty (WN) academic result
14 September Last day to cancel courses or withdraw from study without incurring academic penalty (WF)
8-19 October Study break I Exam period
19 October End of semester

Semester 3, 2018: 12 November–22 February 2019

          Date Action
5-9  November  Orientation
12 November Classes commence
Last day to add a new course enrolment, swap courses or change classes
23 November Fee payment due date
3 December Census date - last day to cancel courses or withdraw from study without a financial penalty or a Withdrawn without penalty (WN) academic result
24 December-1 January 2019 Mid-semester  break (TBC)
18 January Last day to cancel courses or withdraw from study without incurring academic penalty (WF)
11-22 February Study break I Exam period semester
22 February End of semester