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Academic Year Dates 2018

(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

1 January

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

2

8 January 12 January Summer Semester 2 School Holidays SA

3

15 January 19 January Summer Semester 3 School Holidays SA

4

22 January 26 January Summer Semester 4 Public Holiday Australia Day Friday 26 January
School Holidays SA

5

29 January 2 February Summer Semester 5  

6

5 February 9 February Summer Semester 6  

7

12 February 16 February Summer Semester 7 Summer Exam Week
8 19 February 23 February Orientation Week  
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Semester 1

Week

Monday

Friday

What's On

Public Holidays / AVCC / School Holidays

9

26 February 2 March First Semester 1  

10

5 March 9 March First Semester 2  

11

12 March 16 March First Semester 3 Public Holiday Adelaide Cup Monday 12 March

12

19 March 23 March First Semester 4 Singapore Graduation Ceremony 24 March

13

26 March 30 March First Semester 5

Public Holiday Good Friday 30 March
Public Holiday Easter Saturday 31 March

14

2 April 6 April Mid-semester Break for Students

Public Holiday Easter Monday 2 April
Universities Australia Common Week 1

15

9 April 13 April Mid-semester Break for Students

 

16

16 April 20 April First Semester 6

School Holidays SA

17

23 April 27 April First Semester 7

Public Holiday Anzac Day Wednesday 25 April
School Holidays SA

18

30 April 4 May First Semester 8  Graduation Ceremonies

19

7 May 11 May First Semester 9  Graduation Ceremonies

20

14 May 18 May First Semester 10  

21

21 May 25 May First Semester 11  

22

28 May 1 June First Semester 12  

23

4 June 8 June First Semester 13 Optional Teaching Week

24

11 June 15 June Swot Week Public Holiday Queen's Birthday Monday 11 June
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Mid-year Exam / Holiday Period

Week

Monday

Friday

What's On

Public Holidays / AVCC / School Holidays

25

Sat 16 June Sat 23 June Semester 1 Exams Exams include Saturday 23 June

26

25 June Sat 30 June Semester 1 Exams

Exams include Saturday 30 June
Winter School

27

2 July 6 July Mid-year Break for Students

Winter School
Universities Australia Common Week 2

28

9 July 13 July Mid-year Break for Students

Winter School
School Holidays SA

29

16 July 20 July Mid-year Break / Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams

Winter School
Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams include Saturday 21 July
Orientation Week
School Holidays SA

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Semester 2

Week

Monday

Friday

What's On

Public Holidays / AVCC / School Holidays

30

23 July

27 July Second Semester 1

31

30 July

3 August Second Semester 2  

32

6 August

10 August Second Semester 3  

33

13 August

17 August Second Semester 4  

34

20 August

24 August Second Semester 5  

35

27 August 31 August Second Semester 6  

36

3 September 7 September Second Semester 7  

37

10 September 14 September Second Semester 8 Graduation Ceremonies

38

17 September 21 September Mid-semester Break for Students

39

24 September 28 September Mid-semester Break for Students

Universities Australia Common Week 3

40

1 October 5 October Second Semester 9 Public Holiday Labour Day Monday 1 October
School Holidays SA

41

8 October 12 October Second Semester 10 School Holidays SA

42

15 October 19 October Second Semester 11  

43

22 October 26 October Second Semester 12  

44

29 October 2 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 3 November Sat 10 November Semester 2 Exams Exams include Saturday 10 November

46

12 November Sat 17 November Semester 2 Exams Exams include Saturday 17 November

47

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

48

26 November 30 November End-of-year Break for Students  

49

3 December 7 December End-of-year Break for Students Results published Monday 3 December

50

10 December 14 December Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams

Replacement/Additional Assessment Exams include Saturday 15 December

51

17 December 21 December End-of-year Break for Students

School Holidays SA

52

24 December 28 December End-of-year Break for Students Public Holiday Christmas Day Tuesday 25 December
Public Holiday Proclamation Day Wednesday 26 December
School Holidays SA

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