Important dates

Census dates

Census dates are very important dates and form the basis of many enrolment deadlines. Every course has a census date.

Approved changes made to enrolment on or before the relevant course census date will not be reflected on your academic transcript.

Semester Census date
First semester 31 March
Second semester 31 August
Non-standard sessions The census date for courses run in non-standard sessions (summer, autumn, winter and spring) differ depending on the course. See the specific course entry on Programs and Courses for census date information for that course.

2014 undergraduate and graduate coursework enrolment dates

Dates Enrolment task
6 December 2013 2014 enrolment opens in ISIS
31 January 2014 Initial enrolment deadline for 2014 enrolment
28 February 2014 Deadline to add courses via ISIS
7 March 2014 Deadline to pay Semester 1 upfront student contributions and international/domestic tuition fees
31 March 2014

Census date: deadline to drop first semester courses without penalty

Deadline to add courses with permission from Delegated Authority

9 May 2014 Deadline to drop first semester courses without failure (WD grade awarded & financially liable)
4 June 2014 Deadline to drop first semester courses with failure (WN grade & financially liable)
27 June 2014 Initial enrolment deadline for second semester - students returning from leave in second semester only
1 August 2014 Deadline to add courses via ISIS
8 August 2014 Deadline to pay Semester 1 upfront student contributions and international/domestic tuition fees
31 August 2014

Census date: deadline to drop second semester courses without penalty

Deadline to add courses with permission from Delegated Authority

10 October 2014 Deadline to drop second semester courses without failure (WD grade awarded & financially liable)
5 November 2014 Deadline to drop second semester courses with failure (WN grade & financially liable)

2014 semester and session dates

Undergraduate and graduate coursework semesters/sessions

Semester/session Dates
First semester 17 February - 30 May
Second semester 21 July - 31 October
Summer session 1 January - 31 March
Autumn session 1 April - 30 June
Winter session 1 July - 30 September
Spring session 1 October - 31 December

Research semesters/quarters

Semester/session Dates
First semester 1 January - 30 June
Second semester 1 July - 31 December
Research quarter 1 1 January - 31 March
Research quarter 2 1 April - 30 June
Research quarter 3 1 July - 30 September
Research quarter 4 1 October - 31 December

2014 end of semester examination periods

Semester/session Dates
First semester 5 to 21 June
Second semester 6 to 22 November

Updated:  28 February 2014/ Responsible Officer:  Registrar/ Page Contact:  DRSS Communications