Academic calendar

La Trobe University Academic Calendar 2016
Dates (by week) Activities
28 December 2015 to 04 January 2016 1 January: University holiday - New Year's Day                             
04 to 10 January 5 to 9 January: 2014 Semester 2 Special Examination Period
5 January: Start of Summer (2) semester          
25 to 30 January 26 January: University holiday (Australia Day)        
9 to 15 February

12 February: End of Summer semester

15 to 21 February

16 to 18 February: International Welcome Festival (Melbourne Campus)

17 to 20 February: Summer examination period

22 to 28 February Orientation Week (Semester 1)
29  to 6  March 29 February: Start of Semester 1
21 to 27 March 3 April: Easter Break starts - 25 March Good Friday
28 March to 3 April 29 March: End of Easter Break
25 April to 1 May 25 April: ANZAC Day
23 to 29 May27 May: End of Semester 1
30 May to 5 June

30 May - 2 June: Study vacation - mid-year
3 June: Start of mid-year examinations

13 to 19 June 13 June: Queen's Birthday
19 June: Mid-year examinations continue
20 to 26 June 23 June: End of mid-year examinations
27 June to 3 July 27 June: Start of winter semester
4 to 10 July 08 July: End of winter semester
11 to 17 July

11 July: Study vacation - winter semester
12 to 15 July: Winter examination period

18 to 24 July 18 to 22 July: Orientation Week (Semester 2)
25 to 31 July 25 July: Start of Semester 2
25 to 29 July: Mid-year special examination period
17 to 23 October 21 October: End of Semester 2
24 to 30 October 24 to 27 October: Study vacation - end of year
28 October: End of year examinations start
14 to 20 November 17 November: End of year examinations finish
19 to 25 December 23 December: University shutdown period commences
26 December to 1 January 2017University shutdown period

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