university of Melbourne academic calendar 2023: Semester Dates

University of Melbourne Academic Calendar is made available to the general public, prospective students, and current students in order for them to have access to course registration dates, enrollment dates, and deadlines.

Students should also refer to the Manage your course – Key dates for information about timetables, subject and fee dates, re-enrolment, and other key information.

Sunday 25 December to Monday 2 JanuaryChristmas holiday
Tuesday 3 January to Sunday 26 FebruarySummer Term – 8 weeks (See the 2023 Handbook for specific dates for subjects delivered over the Summer Term)
Thursday 26 JanuaryAustralia Day holiday
Monday 13 February to Monday 20 FebruarySummer Examinations
Monday 20 February to Friday 24 FebruaryMelbourne Orientation & Commencement Ceremonies – (TBC)
Monday 27 February to Sunday 28 MaySemester 1 – 12 teaching weeks
Monday 13 March to Friday 17 MarchEmployability Week
Friday 7 April to Sunday 16 AprilEaster, Non-teaching period & UA Common Vacation Week
Friday 7 April to Tuesday 11 AprilEaster holiday
Tuesday 25 AprilANZAC Day holiday
Monday 29 May to Friday 2 JuneSWOT Vac
Monday 5 June to Friday 23 JuneExaminations
Monday 12 JuneQueen’s Birthday holiday – (Students with a scheduled exam on the Queen’s birthday holiday will be required to sit the exam)
Monday 26 JuneStart of Winter Term intensive subjects – (See the 2023 Handbook for specific dates for subjects delivered over the Winter Term)
Friday 7 JulyResults final release date
Thursday 13 July to Thursday 20 JulySpecial/Supplementary Examinations
Monday 17 July to Friday 21 JulyMelbourne Orientation
Monday 24 July to Sunday 22 OctoberSemester 2 – 12 teaching weeks
Monday 7 August to Friday 11 AugustEmployability Week
Monday 25 September to Sunday 1 OctoberSemester 2 non-teaching period & UA Common Vacation Week
Friday 29 SeptemberAFL Grand Final Eve holiday – (TBC – Friday before AFL Grand Final)
Monday 23 October to Friday 27 OctoberSWOT Vac
Monday 30 October to Friday 17 NovemberExaminations
Friday 1 DecemberResults final release date
Thursday 7 December to Thursday 14 DecemberSpecial/Supplementary Examinations
Monday 25 December to Monday 1 JanuaryChristmas holiday