Important dates

2019 regular semester important dates

(These dates apply to the following locations: Mt Helen, Gippsland, Camp St, Horsham, SMB, Berwick and all TAFE partners)

VET Teaching Period 1901

DateEvent
Census dates for eligible VET student loan programs
9 Jan 2019Census Date for approved VET student loan courses
6 Mar 2019Census Date for approved VET student loan courses
3 Apr 2019Census Date for approved VET student loan courses
1 May 2019Census Date for approved VET student loan courses
3 July 2019Census Date for approved VET student loan courses
7 Aug 2019Census Date for approved VET student loan courses
4 Sep 2019Census Date for approved VET student loan courses
6 Nov 2019Census Date for approved VET student loan courses
Important Dates
2 Jan 2019University opens for 2019
28 Jan 2019Australia Day Public Holiday (University closed)
11 Mar 2019Labour Day Public Holiday (University closed)
19 Apr - 23 Apr 2019Easter (University closed)
25 Apr 2019 ANZAC Day (University closed)
10 Jun 2019Queen's Birthday Public Holiday
 AFL Grand Final eve public holiday (TBC)
25 Dec - 1 Jan 2020University closed for Christmas/New year period
2 Jan 2020University opens for 2020

HE Teaching Period 1905 - Semester 1

Date

Event

2 Jan 2019

University opens for 2019

28 Jan 2019

Australia Day Public holiday (University closed)

25 Feb - 1 Mar 2019

Orientation week

4 Mar 2019

Semester 1 lectures/teaching period commence

15 Mar 2019

Last date to add courses to Semester 1 enrolment without financial penalty

11 Mar 2019

Labour Day Public holiday (University closed)

31 Mar 2019

Census date: Last date to drop/withdraw from higher education courses for Semester 1 enrolment without incurring a HECS/fee debt

19 April – 23 April 2019

Easter (University closed)

15 Apr – 26 Apr 2019

Semester 1 lecture break (includes Easter)

29 Apr 2019

Semester 1 lectures recommence

25 Apr 2019

ANZAC Day (University closed)

 

Final exam timetable published

24 May 2019

Last date a W grade will be given automatically for a Semester 1 course

7 June 2019

Semester 1 lectures finish

10 Jun - 14 Jun 2019

Semester 1 SWOT Vac

10 Jun 2019

Queen's Birthday public holiday

17 Jun - 28 Jun 2019

Semester 1 examination period

28 Jun 2019

End of 1st Semester teaching period

1 Jul - 26 Jul 2019

Mid-year lecture break

15 Jul 2019

Results for Semester 1 published. mysc.federation.edu.au

22 - 26 Jul 2019

Semester 1 Deferred Supplementary Exam

HE Teaching Period 1920 - Semester 2

Date

Event

29 Jul 2019

Semester 2 lectures/teaching period commence

9 Aug 2019

Last date to add courses to Semester 2 enrolment without financial penalty

31 Aug 2019

Census date: Last date to drop/withdraw from higher education courses for Semester 2 enrolment without incurring a HECS/Fee debt

23 Sep - 4 Oct 2019

Semester 2 lecture break

 

AFL Grand Final Friday public holiday (TBC)

7 Oct 2019

Semester 2 lectures recommence

 11 - 22 Nov 2019

Final exam timetable published

18 Oct 2019

Last date a W grade will be given automatically for a Semester 2 course

1 Nov 2019

Semester 2 lectures finish

4 Nov - 8 Nov 2019

Semester 2 SWOT Vac

11 Nov - 22 Nov 2019

Semester 2 examination period

22 Nov 2019

End of 2nd Semester teaching period

9 Dec 2019

Results for Semester 2 published.  mysc.federation.edu.au

16 - 20 Dec 2019

Semester 2 Deferred Supplementary Exam

25 Dec  - 1 Jan 2020

University closes for Christmas/New Year period

HE Teaching Period 1902 - Late Summer

Date

Event

2 Jan 2019

University opens for 2019

7 Jan 2019

Late Summer lectures/teaching period commence

18 Jan 2019

Last date to add courses to Late Summer Semester enrolment without financial penalty

20 Jan 2019

Census Date:  Last date to drop/withdraw from HE courses for Late Summer enrolment without incurring a HECS/Fee debt

28 Jan 2019

Australia Day Public holiday (University closed)

1 Feb 2019

Last date a W grade will be given automatically for a late Summer course

15 Feb 2019

End of Late Summer lecture period

1 Mar 2019

End of Late Summer examination period

8 Mar 2019

Results for Late Summer 2019 published. mysc.federation.edu.au

HE Teaching Period 1925 - Spring (continued from 2018)

Date

Event

2 Jan 2019

University opens for 2019

10 Jan 2020

Results for Spring Semester 2018 published. mysc.federation.edu.au

HE Teaching Period 1925 - Spring

Date

Event

1 Sep 2019

Spring lectures/teaching period commence

13 Sep 2019

Last date to add courses to Spring teaching period is two weeks after program commences

 

AFL Grand Final Eve Public holiday (TBC)

15 Oct 2019

Census Date: Last date to drop/withdraw from Higher Education courses for Spring enrolment without incurring a HECS/Fee debt

15 Nov 2019

Last date a W grade will be given automatically for a Spring teaching period course

6 Dec 2019

End of Spring lecture period

25 Dec - 1 Jan 2020

University closed for Christmas/New year period.

24 Dec 2019

End of Spring examination period

2 Jan 2020

University opens for 2020

13 Jan 2020

Results for Spring Semester 2019 published. mysc.federation.edu.au

HE Teaching Period 1827 - Summer (continued from 2018)

Date

Event

2 Jan 2019

University opens for 2019

28 Jan 2019

Australia Day Public holiday (University closed)

25 Jan 2019

Last date a W grade will be given automatically for a Summer teaching period course

23 Feb 2019

End of Summer teaching period

8 Mar 2019

Results for Summer Semester 2018 published. mysc.federation.edu.au

HE Teaching Period 1927 - Summer

Date

Event

11 Nov 2019

Summer lectures/teaching period commence

22 Nov 2019

Last date to add courses to Summer teaching period is two weeks after program commences

6 Dec 2019

Census Date: Last date to drop/withdraw from higher education courses for Summer enrolment without incurring a HECS/Fee debt

25 Dec - 1 Jan 2020

University closed for Christmas/New year period

2 Jan 2020

University opens for 2020

24 Jan 2020

Last date a W grade will be given automatically for a Summer teaching period course

26 Jan 2020

Australia Day Public holiday (University closed)

07 Feb 2020

End of Summer lecture period

8 Feb - 11 Feb 2020

Summer Semester SWOT Vac

12 Feb - 22 Feb 2020

Summer Semester examination period

22 Feb 2020

End of Summer teaching period

9 Mar 2020

Results for Summer Semester 2019 published. mysc.federation.edu.au

18 - 22 Mar 2020

Summer Semester Deferred Exam

HE Teaching Period 1915 - Winter

Date

Event

29 Apr 2019

Winter lectures/teaching period commence

25 Apr 2019

ANZAC Day (University closed)

10 Jun 2018

Queen's Birthday Public holiday

5 Jul 2019

Last date to add courses to Winter teaching period is two weeks after program commences

19 Jul 2019

Last date a W grade will be given automatically for a Winter teaching period course

26 Jul 2019

End of Winter lecture period

15 Jul 2019

Census Date: Last date to drop/withdraw from HE courses for Winter teaching period enrolment without incurring a HECS/Fee debt

26 Jul 2019

End of Winter teaching period

12 Aug 2019

Results for Winter teaching period published. mysc.federation.edu.au

2019 trimester important dates

(These dates apply to Brisbane Campus and onshore and offshore partner providers)

HE Teaching Period 1907 - Partner Provider Semester 1

Date

Event

11 Mar - 15 Mar 2019

Enrolment/Orientation

18 Mar 2019

Partner Provider 1st Semester lectures/teaching period commence

29 Mar 2019

Last day to enrol

12 Apr 2019

Census date: Last date to withdraw without financial penalty from a course

24 May 2019

Last date to withdraw without academic penalty (W grade)

7 Jun 2019

End of Partner Provider 1st Semester lecture period

8 Jun - 11 Jun 2019

Semester 1 SWOT Vac

12 Jun - 22 Jun 2019

Partner Provider 1st Semester examination period

22 Jun 2019

End of Partner Provider 1st Semester teaching period

8 Jul 2019

Results published

HE Teaching Period 1917 - Partner Provider Semester 2

Date

Event

8 Jul - 12 Jul 2019

Enrolment/Orientation

15 Jul 2019

Partner Provider 2nd Semester lectures/teaching period commence

26 Jul 2019

Last day to enrol

9 Aug 2019

Census date: Last date to withdraw without financial penalty from a course

20 Sep 2019

Last date to withdraw without academic penalty (W grade)

4 Oct 2019

End of Partner Provider 2nd Semester lecture period

5 Oct - 8 Oct 2019

Semester 2 SWOT Vac

9 Oct - 19 Oct 2019

Partner Provider 2nd Semester examination period

19 Oct 2019

End of Partner Provider 2nd Semester teaching period

4 Nov 2019

Results published

HE Teaching Period 1927 - Partner Provider Semester Summer

Date

Event

4 Nov - 8 Nov 2019

Enrolment/Orientation

11 Nov 2019

Partner Provider Summer Semester lectures/teaching period commence

22 Nov 2019

Last day to enrol (commencing students)

6 Dec 2019

Census date: Last date to withdraw without financial penalty from a course

24 Jan 2020

Last date to withdraw without academic penalty (W grade)

7 Feb 2020

End of Partner Provider Summer Semester lecture period

8 Feb - 11 Feb 2020

Summer Semester SWOT Vac

12 Feb - 22 Feb 2020

Partner Provider Summer Semester examination period

22 Feb 2020

End of Partner Provider Summer Semester teaching period

9 Mar 2020

Results published

2019 northern hemisphere important dates

HE Teaching Period 1903 - Northern Hemisphere PP Sem 2

Date

Event

25 Feb - 1 Mar 2019

Enrolment/Orientation

4 Mar 2019

Northern Hemisphere 2nd Semester lectures/teaching period commence

29 Mar 2019

Census date: Last date to withdraw without financial penalty from a course

10 May 2019

Last date to withdraw without academic penalty (W grade)

28 Jun 2019

End of Northern Hemisphere 2nd Semester lecture period

1 Jul - 7 Jul 2019

Semester 2 SWOT Vac

8 Jul - 21 Jul 2019

Northern Hemisphere 2nd Semester examination period

21 Jul 2019

End of Northern Hemisphere 2nd Semester teaching period

5 Aug 2019

Results published

HE Teaching Period 1923 - Northern Hemisphere PP Sem 1

Date

Event

26 Aug - 30 Aug 2019

Enrolment/Orientation

2 Sep 2019

Northern Hemisphere 1st Semester lectures/teaching period commence

27 Sep 2019

Census date: Last date to withdraw without financial penalty from a course

8 Nov 2019

Last date to withdraw without academic penalty (W grade)

27 Dec 2019

End of Northern Hemisphere 1st Semester lecture period

30 Dec - 5 Jan 2020

Semester 1 SWOT Vac

6 Jan - 19 Jan 2020

Northern Hemisphere 1st Semester examination period

19 Jan 2020

End of Northern Hemisphere 1st Semester teaching period

3 Feb 2020

Results published

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