These key dates are applicable to undergraduate and postgraduate coursework students. Please note that dates may change. We recommend you check back for the latest information or contact the University.
2017 Term 1 - Monday, 6 March
2017 Term 2 - Monday, 10 July
2017 Term 3 - Monday, 6 November
We advise students to be in Australia two to three weeks before classes commence. This is to ensure there is sufficient time to arrange your long-term accommodation on arrival.
2017 Term 1 - Monday, 13 February
2017 Term 2 - Monday, 19 June
2017 Term 3 - Monday, 16 October
Enrolment is usually open two weeks before classes start, Monday to Friday from 9 am onwards. During enrolment, you will select units associated with your course of study and officially enrol in those units. If you are a new student, you must enrol on campus prior to attending orientation. We encourage you to enrol early so you can attend orientation and settle down.
Enrolment in each term will open from the following dates:
2017 Term 1 - Monday, 20 February
2017 Term 2 - Monday, 26 June
2017 Term 3 - Monday, 23 October
Orientation is usually scheduled the week before classes commence. Please note these dates may change. For more details, please check our Orientation page.
Orientation in each term for Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney is as follows:
2017 Term 1 - Orientation will be held on two days as per below.
- Wednesday, 1 March – School of Business and Law; School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Futures
- Thursday, 2 March – School of Engineering and Technology; School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences; School of Education and the Arts
2017 Term 2 - Thursday, 6 July
2017 Term 3 - Thursday, 2 November
Orientation for Bundaberg, Gladstone, Mackay, Noosa, Rockhampton and Townsville is as follows:
2017 Term 1 - Monday, 27 February to Friday, 3 March inclusive
2017 Term 2 - Monday, 3 July to Friday, 7 July inclusive
Last day to drop units
The last day in each term you are permitted to drop units and complete your enrolment without academic penalty is listed below. You will not be able to enrol after these dates.
2017 Term 1 - Tuesday, 28 March
2017 Term 2 - Tuesday, 1 August
2017 Term 3 - Tuesday, 28 November