2022 Key Dates

Here are some key dates to mark in your calendar for Semester 2, 2022.

While we hope we don’t need to change anything this year – fingers crossed! – do keep an eye on the academic calendar as the year progresses. We will email you at your student email address if there are any important changes.

Semester 2

  • New students – Orientation starts on Monday 11 July and ends on Friday 15 July. Make sure you use the Orientation Planner to see what’s on during Orientation.
  • Semester 2 begins Monday 18 July and ends on Friday 14 October
  • Census date is Wednesday 31 August
  • Study vacation (SWOTVAC) runs from Monday 17 October – Thursday 20 October
  • The exam/assessment period is from Friday 21 October – Friday 4 November

University closed dates

  • TBC Grand Final Day – Friday 30 September
  • University shut down – Saturday 24 December – Monday 2 January 2023

Please note that the university is open on Melbourne Cup Day (Tuesday 1 November).

Full academic calendar

If you’re curious about Semester 2, Term, Winter or Summer dates, head over to the full academic calendar to see more details.