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Academic Year Dates 2017

(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

2 January

6 January Summer Semester 1 - Tues 3 January Public Holiday New Year's Day Monday 2 January
School Holidays SA

2

9 January 13 January Summer Semester 2 School Holidays SA

3

16 January 20 January Summer Semester 3 School Holidays SA

4

23 January 27 January Summer Semester 4

Public Holiday Australia Day Thursday 26 January
School Holidays SA

5

30 January 3 February Summer Semester 5  

6

6 February 10 February Summer Semester 6  

7

13 February 17 February Summer Semester 7

Optional Summer Teaching Week
Summer Exam Week

8 20 February 24 February Orientation Week  
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Semester 1

Week

Monday

Friday

What's On

Public Holidays / AVCC / School Holidays

9

27 February 3 March First Semester 1  

10

6 March 10 March First Semester 2  

11

13 March 17 March First Semester 3 Public Holiday Adelaide Cup Monday 13 March
Singapore Graduations Saturday 18 March

12

20 March 24 March First Semester 4  

13

27 March 31 March First Semester 5

 

14

3 April 7 April First Semester 6

 

15

10 April 14 April Mid-semester Break for Students

Public Holiday Good Friday 14 April

16

17 April 21 April Mid-semester Break for Students

Public Holiday Easter Monday 17 April
Universities Australia Common Week 1 
School Holidays SA

17

24 April 28 April First Semester 7

Public Holiday Anzac Day Tuesday 25 April
Graduation Ceremonies
School Holidays SA

18

1 May 5 May First Semester 8 Graduation Ceremonies

19

8 May 12 May First Semester 9  

20

15 May 19 May First Semester 10  

21

22 May 26 May First Semester 11  

22

29 May 2 June First Semester 12  

23

5 June 9 June First Semester 13 Optional Teaching Week

24

12 June 16 June Swot Week Public Holiday Queen's Birthday Monday 12 June
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Mid-year Exam / Holiday Period

Week

Monday

Friday

What's On

Public Holidays / AVCC / School Holidays

25

Sat 17 June Sat 24 June Semester 1 Exams Exams include Saturday 24 June

26

26 June Sat 1 July Semester 1 Exams

Exams include Saturday 1 July
Winter School

27

3 July 7 July Mid-year Break for Students

Winter School
Universities Australia Common Week 2

28

10 July 14 July Mid-year Break for Students

Winter School
School Holidays SA

29

17 July 21 July Mid-year Break / Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams

Winter School
Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams include Saturday 22 July
Orientation Week
School Holidays SA

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Semester 2

Week

Monday

Friday

What's On

Public Holidays / AVCC / School Holidays

30

24 July

28 July Second Semester 1  

31

31 July

4 August Second Semester 2  

32

7 August

11 August Second Semester 3  

33

14 August

18 August Second Semester 4  

34

21 August

25 August Second Semester 5  

35

28 August 1 September Second Semester 6  

36

4 September 8 September Second Semester 7  

37

11 September 15 September Second Semester 8 Graduation Ceremonies, held 12-14 September inclusive

38

18 September 22 September Mid-semester Break for Students

39

25 September 29 September Mid-semester Break for Students

Universities Australia Common Week 3

40

2 October 6 October Second Semester 9 Public Holiday Labour Day Monday 2 October
School Holidays SA

41

9 October 13 October Second Semester 10 School Holidays SA

42

16 October 20 October Second Semester 11  

43

23 October 27 October Second Semester 12  

44

30 October 3 November Swot Week  
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End-of-year Exams / Holiday Period

Week

Monday

Friday

What's On

Public Holidays / AVCC / School Holidays

45

Sat 4 November Sat 11 November Semester 2 Exams Exams include Saturday 11 November

46

13 November Sat 18 November Semester 2 Exams Exams include Saturday 18 November

47

20 November 24 November End-of-year Break for Students  

48

27 November 1 December End-of-year Break for Students Results due Friday 1 December

49

4 December 8 December End-of-year Break for Students  

50

11 December 15 December Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams

Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams include Saturday 16 December

51

18 December 22 December End-of-year Break for Students

School Holidays SA

52

25 December 29 December End-of-year Break for Students Public Holiday Christmas Day Monday 25 December
Public Holiday Proclamation Day Tuesday 26 December
School Holidays SA

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