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Academic Year Dates 2016

(Teaching Dates Confirmed/All Other Dates Subject To Change)

Vacation Period / Summer Semester

Week

Monday

Friday

What's On

Public Holidays / UA / School Holidays

1

28 December 2015

1 January   New Year’s Day Public Holiday Friday 1 January
University reopens Monday 4 January

2

4 January 8 January Summer Semester 1  

3

11 January 15 January Summer Semester 2  

4

18 January 22 January Summer Semester 3  

5

25 January 29 January Summer Semester 4 Australia Day Public Holiday Tuesday 26 January

6

1 February 5 February Summer Semester 5  

7

8 February 12 February Summer Semester 6  
8 15 February 19 February Summer Semester 7 Optional Summer exam week
Summer Exam Week

9

22 February 26 February Orientation Week  
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Semester 1

Week

Monday

Friday

What's On

Public Holidays / AVCC / School Holidays

10

29 February 4 March First Semester 1  

11

7 March 11 March First Semester 2  

12

14 March 18 March First Semester 3 Adelaide Cup Public Holiday Monday 14 March
Singapore Graduations 19 March

13

21 March 25 March First Semester 4 Good Friday Public Holiday 25 March

14

28 March 1 April First Semester 5

Easter Monday Public Holiday 28 March

15

4 April 8 April First Semester 6

 

16

11 April 15 April Mid-semester Break for Students

 

17

18 April 22 April Mid-semester Break for Students

UA Common Week 1 
School Holidays SA

18

25 April 29 April First Semester 7

Anzac Day Public Holiday Monday 25 April
Graduations
School Holidays SA

19

2 May 6 May First Semester 8 Graduations

20

9 May 13 May First Semester 9  

21

16 May 20 May First Semester 10  

22

23 May 27 May First Semester 11  

23

30 May 3 June First Semester 12  

24

6 June 10 June First Semester 13 Optional Teaching Week
Queen's Birthday & Volunteer's Day Public Holiday Monday 13 June

25

13 June 17 June Swot Week  
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Mid-year Exam / Holiday Period

Week

Monday

Friday

What's On

Public Holidays / AVCC / School Holidays

26

Sat 18 June Sat 25 June Mid-year Exams Exams include Saturday 25 June

27

27 June Sat 2 July Mid-year Exams

Exams include Saturday 2 July, Winter School

28

4 July 8 July Mid-year Break for Students

Winter School UA Common Week 2

29

11 July 15 July Mid-year Break for Students

Winter School
School Holidays SA

30

18 July 22 July Mid-year Break / Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams

Winter School
Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams include Saturday 23 July
School Holidays SA
Orientation Week

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Semester 2

Week

Monday

Friday

What's On

Public Holidays / AVCC / School Holidays

31

25 July

29 July Second Semester 1  

32

1 August

5 August Second Semester 2  

33

8 August

12 August Second Semester 3  

34

15 August

19 August Second Semester 4  

35

22 August

26 August Second Semester 5  

36

29 August 2 September Second Semester 6  

37

5 September 9 September Second Semester 7  

38

12 September 16 September Second Semester 8 Graduations

39

19 September 23 September Mid-semester Break for Students

40

26 September 30 September Mid-semester Break for Students

UA Common Week 3

41

3 October 7 October Second Semester 9 Labour Day Public Holiday Monday 3 October
School Holidays SA

42

10 October 14 October Second Semester 10 School Holidays SA

43

17 October 21 October Second Semester 11  

44

24 October 28 October Second Semester 12  

45

31 October 4 November Swot Week  
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End-of-year Exams / Holiday Period

Week

Monday

Friday

What's On

Public Holidays / AVCC / School Holidays

46

Sat 5 November Sat 12 November End-of-Year Exams Exams include Saturday 12 November

47

14 November Sat 19 November End-of-Year Exams Exams include Saturday 19 November

48

21 November 25 November End-of-year Break for Students  

49

28 November 2 December End-of-year Break for Students Results due Thursday 1 December

50

5 December 9 December End-of-year Break / Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams start on Wednesday 7 December and include Saturday 10 December

51

12 December 16 December

End-of-year Break /
Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams

Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams conclude Tuesday 13 December
School Holidays SA

52

19 December 23 December End-of-year Break for Students

Christmas Day Public Holiday Sunday 25 December
Proclamation Day Public Holiday Monday 26 December
School Holidays SA

53

26 December 30 December End-of-year Break for Students School Holidays SA

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