Academic Year Dates 2023

The 2023 Academic Year is approved by Academic Board.

Week Week starting What's on
1 2 January
  • Mon 2 Jan - Public holiday: New Year's Day
  • Summer semester starts Tuesday 3 January
2 9 January

 

3 16 January  
4 23 January
  • Thur 26th Jan - Public holiday: Australia Day
5 30 January
  • Trimester 1 begins
6 6 February  
7 13 February
  • Summer semester exams commence Monday 13 to Sat 18 February
8 20 February
9 27 February
  • First semester begins
  • Summer semester R/AA Exams commence Wed 1 to Sat 4 March
10 6 March
    11 13 March
    • Mon 13th Mar - Public holiday: Adelaide Cup
    12 20 March
      13 27 March  
      14 3 April  
      15 10 April
      • Fri 7th Apr - Public holiday: Good Friday
      • Mid-semester break for students
      16 17 April
      • Mid-semester break for students
      • Mon 10th Apr - Public holiday: Easter Monday
      • Universities Australia Common Week 1
      17 24 April
      • Tue 25th Apr - Public holiday: ANZAC Day
      18 1 May
      19 8 May
      20 15 May
      • Trimester 1 R/AA exams commence Sun 20 May
      21 22 May
      • Trimester 2 begins
      22 29 May  
      23 5 June
      • Optional teaching week
      24 12 June
      • SWOT Week 
      • Mon 12th Jun - Public holiday: King's Birthday
      • Semester 1 Primary Exams from Sat 17 June to Sat 1 July
      25 19 June
      • Semester 1 exams, exams include Sat 24th June
      26 26 June
      • Semester 1 exams, exams include Sat 1st July
      • Winter school starts
      27 3 July
      • Mid-year break for students
      • Universities Australia Common Week 2
      28 10 July
      • Mid-year break for students
      • Semester 1 results due
      29 17 July
      • Mid-year break for students
      • Semester 1 R/AA exams commence Mon 17 to Sat 22 July
      • Winter primary exams commence Thur 20 to Sat 22 July
      • Orientation Week
      30 24 July
      •  Second semester begins
      31 31 July
      • Winter R/AA exams commence Sat 5 Aug
      32 7 August  
      33 14 August  
      34 21 August
      • Trimester 2 primary exams commence Thur 24 to Sat 26 Aug
      35 28 August  
      36 4 September
      • Trimester 3 begins
      • Trimester 2 R/AA exams commence Sat 9 Sept
      37 11 September  
      38 18 September
      39 25 September
      40 2 October
      • Mon 2nd Oct - Public holiday: Labour Day
      41 9 October
        42 16 October  
        43 23 October  
        44 30 October
        • SWOT Week
        • Semester 2 Primary exams from Sat 4 to Sat 18 November
        45 6 November
        • Semester 2 exams, exams include Sat 11th November
        46 13 November
        • Semester 2 exams, exams include Sat 18th November
        47 20 November
        • End of year break for students
        48 27 November
        • End of year break for students
        • Semester 2 results due
        • Trimester 3 exams commence Thur 30 Nov to Sat 2 December
        49 4 December
        • End of year break for students
        • Semester 2 R/AA exams commence Wed 6 and include Sat 9 December
        50 11 December
        • End of year break for students
        • Semester 2 R/AA exams conclude Tue 12 December
        • Trimester 3 R/AA exams Sat 16 Dec
        51 18 December
        • End of year break for students
        52 25 Dec
        • End of year break for students
        • Sun 25th - Public holiday: Christmas Day
        • Mon 26th - Public holiday: Proclamation Day

        Disclaimer: every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information on this webpage. However, changes to these dates may occur.

        ^ The scheduling of Graduation ceremonies is currently under review. Ceremony details will be outlined on the Graduation website when available