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Trimester dates

Academic calendar under review

The University’s academic calendar and session dates for 2020-21 are being reassessed and are subject to change in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Any adjustments to session dates will be communicated directly to students and reflected in the below once confirmed.

To stay up to date with UOW’s response to COVID-19, please visit our website.

ActivityDate
First day to enrol for re-enrolling (continuing students) 25 November 2019
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Sydney campus) 04 - 05 February 2020
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Wollongong campus) 06 - 07 February 2020
Lectures commence 10 February - 17 April 2020
Last day to enrol / add subjects yourself 21 February 2020
Last day to enrol / add subjects with Head of School approval 28 February 2020
CENSUS DATE

- Fees due
- Last day to withdraw from subject/s without paying for them
- HECS / FEE HELP debt reporting date
- Last day to change HECS / FEE HELP billing option

02 March 2020
Student Services and Amenities Fees due 03 March 2020
Last day to withdraw without academic penalty - subject deleted from record

Fail grade recorded if subject withdrawn after this date

20 March 2020
Study recess (1 week) 20 - 24 April 2020
Exams (1 week) Exams Key Dates
Release of results 5:00 pm, 13 May 2020
ActivityDate
First day to enrol for re-enrolling (continuing students) 25 November 2019
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Sydney campus) 12 - 13 May 2020
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Wollongong campus) 14 - 15 May 2020
Lectures commence 18 May - 24 July 2020
Last day to enrol / add subjects yourself 29 May 2020
Last day to enrol / add subjects with Head of School approval 05 June 2020
CENSUS DATE
- Fees due
- Last day to withdraw from subject/s without paying for them
- HECS / FEE HELP debt reporting date
- Last day to change HECS / FEE HELP billing option
08 June 2020
Student Services and Amenities Fees due 09 June 2020
Last day to withdraw without academic penalty - subject deleted from record

Fail grade recorded if subject withdrawn after this date

26 June 2020
Study recess (1 week) 27 - 31 July 2020
Exams (1 week) Exams Key Dates
Release of results 19 August 2020
ActivityDate
First day to enrol for re-enrolling (continuing students) 25 November 2019
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Online for Sydney CBD campus and Wollongong campus) 19 August 2020
Lectures commence 24 August - 30 October 2020
Last day to enrol / add subjects yourself 04 September 2020
Last day to enrol / add subjects with Head of School approval 11 September 2020
CENSUS DATE
- Fees due
- Last day to withdraw from subject/s without paying for them
- HECS / FEE HELP debt reporting date
- Last day to change HECS / FEE HELP billing option
14 September 2020
Student Services and Amenities Fees Due 15 September 2020
Last day to withdraw without academic penalty - subject deleted from record

Fail grade recorded if subject withdrawn after this date

02 October 2020
Study recess (1 week) 02 - 06 November 2020
Exams (2 weeks) Exams Key Dates
Release of results 03 December 2020
ActivityDate
First day to enrol for re-enrolling (continuing students) 24 Aug 2021
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Sydney campus) N/A
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Wollongong campus) N/A
Lectures commence 23 Nov 2020
Last day to enrol / add subjects yourself 27 Nov 2020
Last day to enrol / add subjects with Head of School approval 04 Dec 2020
CENSUS DATE

- Fees due
- Last day to withdraw from subject/s without paying for them
- HECS / FEE HELP debt reporting date
- Last day to change HECS / FEE HELP billing option

07 Dec 2020
Student Services and Amenities Fees due 08 Dec 2020
Last day to withdraw without academic penalty - subject deleted from record

Fail grade recorded if subject withdrawn after this date

18 Dec 2020
Study recess (1 week) N/A
Exams (1 week) Exams Key Dates
Release of results 21 Jan 2021
ActivityDate
First day to enrol for re-enrolling (continuing students) 7 Dec 2020
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Sydney campus) 02 Feb - 03 Feb 2021
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Wollongong campus) 04 Feb - 05 Feb 2021
Lectures commence 08 Feb - 16 Apr 2021
Last day to enrol / add subjects yourself 19 Feb 2021
Last day to enrol / add subjects with Head of School approval 26 Feb 2021
CENSUS DATE

- Fees due
- Last day to withdraw from subject/s without paying for them
- HECS / FEE HELP debt reporting date
- Last day to change HECS / FEE HELP billing option

01 Mar 2021
Student Services and Amenities Fees due 02 Mar 2021
Last day to withdraw without academic penalty - subject deleted from record

Fail grade recorded if subject withdrawn after this date

19 Mar 2021
Study recess (1 week) 19 Apr - 23 Apr 2021
Exams (1 week) Exams Key Dates 
Release of results 12 May 2021
ActivityDate
First day to enrol for re-enrolling (continuing students) 7 Dec 2020
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Sydney campus) 11 May - 12 May 2021
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Wollongong campus) 13 May - 14 May 2021
Lectures commence (weeks 1 - 8) 17 May - 9 Jul 2021
Mid-semester break (1 week) 12 Jul - 16 Jul 2021
Lectures re-commence (weeks 9 - 10) 19 Jul - 30 Jul 2021
Last day to enrol / add subjects yourself 28 May 2021
Last day to enrol / add subjects with Head of School approval 4 Jun 2021
CENSUS DATE
- Fees due
- Last day to withdraw from subject/s without paying for them
- HECS / FEE HELP debt reporting date
- Last day to change HECS / FEE HELP billing option
7 Jun 2021
Student Services and Amenities Fees due 8 Jun 2021
Last day to withdraw without academic penalty - subject deleted from record

Fail grade recorded if subject withdrawn after this date

25 Jun 2021
Study recess (1 week) 2 Aug - 6 Aug 2021
Exams (1 week) Exams Key Dates
Release of results 25 Aug 2021
ActivityDate
First day to enrol for re-enrolling (continuing students) 7 Dec 2020
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Sydney campus) 24 Aug - 25 Aug 2021
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Wollongong campus) 26 Aug - 27 Aug 2021
Lectures commence 30 Aug - 5 Nov 2021
Last day to enrol / add subjects yourself 10 Sep 2021
Last day to enrol / add subjects with Head of School approval 17 Sep 2021
CENSUS DATE
- Fees due
- Last day to withdraw from subject/s without paying for them
- HECS / FEE HELP debt reporting date
- Last day to change HECS / FEE HELP billing option
20 Sep 2021
Student Services and Amenities Fees Due 21 Sep 2021
Last day to withdraw without academic penalty - subject deleted from record

Fail grade recorded if subject withdrawn after this date

8 Oct 2021
Study recess (1 week) 8 - 12 Nov 2021
Exams (2 weeks) Exams Key Dates
Release of results 02 Dec 2021
ActivityDate
First day to enrol for re-enrolling (continuing students) 23 Aug 2021
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Sydney campus) N/A
Orientation and enrolment of new students (Wollongong campus) N/A
Lectures commence 22 Nov 2021
Last day to enrol / add subjects yourself 26 Nov 2021
Last day to enrol / add subjects with Head of School approval 03 Dec 2021
CENSUS DATE

- Fees due
- Last day to withdraw from subject/s without paying for them
- HECS / FEE HELP debt reporting date
- Last day to change HECS / FEE HELP billing option

06 Dec 2021
Student Services and Amenities Fees due 07 Dec 2021
Last day to withdraw without academic penalty - subject deleted from record

Fail grade recorded if subject withdrawn after this date

17 Dec 2021
Study recess (1 week) TBC
Exams (1 week) Exams Key Dates
Release of results 27 Jan 2022
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