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2021 Key Dates

Plan out your academic year with our list of key dates.

2021

 

January

 
Wednesday 6 January Summer School commences
Monday 11

Deadline to enrol in, or change, January Summer School courses

Deadline to apply for prerequisite dispensations and partial waivers for January Summer School

Friday 15 Last day to withdraw from January Summer School (with refund)

February

 
Monday 8 Public Holiday - Waitangi Day observed
Friday 12 January Summer School lectures end
Monday 15 - Tuesday 16 Summer School examinations
Wednesday 17 Welcome Week starts for new students starting Semester 1
Friday 19 Summer School results released
Monday 22 Semester 1 starts
Sunday 28 Deadline to apply for prerequisite dispensations and partial waivers for Semester 1

March

 
Monday 1 Deadline to enrol in, or change, Semester 1 courses
Friday 5 Field trip day
Friday 12 Deadline to withdraw from Semester 1 courses (with refund)
Thursday 18 Field trip day
Tuesday 30 Field trip day

April

 
Thursday 1 Last day of lectures before mid-semester break
Friday 2 Public Holiday - Good Friday 
Monday 5 Public Holiday - Easter Monday
Tuesday 6 University holiday
Monday 26 Public Holiday - Anzac Day
Tuesday 27 Semester 1 lectures continue

May

 
Wednesday 5 Field trip day
Friday 14 Graduation Day
Monday 17 Field trip day

June

 
Friday 4 Last day of Semester 1 lectures
Monday 7 Public Holiday - Queen's Birthday
Monday 14 - Friday 25 Semester 1 examinations

July

 
Wednesday 7 Semester 1 exam results released
Friday 9 Applications due for Semester 2
Monday 19 Semester 2 lectures start
Sunday 25 Deadline to apply for prerequisite dispensations, partial waivers for Semester 2  courses
Monday 26 Deadline to enrol in, or change, courses for Semester 2
Wednesday 28 Field trip day

August

 
Friday 6 Deadline to withdraw from Semester 2 courses (with refund)
Monday 9 Field trip day
Tuesday 24 Field trip day
Friday 27 Last day of lectures before Semester 2 mid-term break

September

 
Monday 13 Semester 2 lectures continue
Friday 24 Field trip day

October

 
Friday 1 Enrolments open for 2022
Thursday 7 Field trip day
Friday 22 Semester 2 lectures end
Monday 25 Public Holiday - Labour Day

November

 
Monday 1 - Thursday 11 Semester 2 exams
Friday 12 Public Holiday - Canterbury Anniversary Day
Monday 15 November Summer School lectures start
Thursday 18

Deadline to enrol in, or change, November Summer School (5-week) courses

Deadline to apply for prerequisite dispensations, partial waivers for November Summer School (5-week) courses

Monday 22

Deadline to withdraw from November Summer School (5-week) courses (with refund)

Deadline to enrol in November Summer School (full semester period only)

Wednesday 24 Semester 2 exam results released

December

 
Friday 3 Deadline to withdraw from November Summer School (full semester period, with refund)
Thursday 16 November Summer School (5-week) lectures end
Monday 20 - Tuesday 21 November Summer School (5-week) examinations
Thursday 23 November Summer School (5-week) results released

 

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