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Important Dates 2011

 Please be aware that these dates are subject to change and may, as a result, be updated.

University opens for 2011 Tuesday 4 January
Australia Day - University closed Wednesday 26 January
Labour Day - University remains open Monday 14 March
Good Friday - University closed Friday 22 April
Easter Monday - University closed Monday 25 April
ANZAC Day public holiday (in lieu of Monday) - University closed Tuesday 26 April
Queen's Birthday - University remains open Monday 13 June
Melbourne Cup Day - University remains open Tuesday 1 November
University holiday - University closed Thursday 22 December - Monday 2 January 2012
University opens for 2012 Tuesday 3 January 2012

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Trimester 1, 2 and 3 Important Dates

  * These dates may not always appear in strict date order for each Trimester - please read carefully.

Event Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3
Invoices available on StudentConnect Monday 31 January * Monday 13 June
* Monday 24 October
Cross-institutional studies - last day for Deakin students to apply to undertake cross-institutional studies Sunday 6 February Sunday 12 June Sunday 16 October
International students - last day for commencing international students to withdraw from trimester and receive a 90% refund Sunday 6 February Sunday 12 June Sunday 16 October
Off-campus units - last day to add off-campus units to enrolment Sunday 27 February Sunday 3 July Sunday 6 November
Orientation week begins Monday 28 February    
Trimester teaching period begins Monday 7 March Monday 11 July Monday 14 November
Fees due Saturday 12 March Wednesday 27 July Sunday 27 November
International students - first instalment of at least 50% of Trimester fees due Saturday 12 March Wednesday 27 July Sunday 27 November
International students - last day for continuing students to withdraw from Trimester and receive a 100% refund Sunday 20 March
Sunday 24 July
Sunday 27 November
On-campus units - last day to add on-campus units to enrolment, subject to availability of places Sunday 20 March Sunday 24 July
Sunday 27 November

Census date

International students

  • International fee-paying students - last day to withdraw from Trimester and receive a 50% refund
  • International students must have finalised payment of first instalment of at least 50% of Trimester fees

 Domestic students

  • Last day to withdraw from units, intermit from Trimester or discontinue course without HECS-HELP/FEE-HELP liability
  • Last day for HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP students to make full or partial up front payments for Trimester
  • Last day for Commonwealth supported students to submit online Commonwealth Assistance Form and/or provide their tax file number (TFN)
  • FEE-HELP - last day for domestic fee-paying students to apply for FEE-HELP or pay fees up front for Trimester

All students

  • Last day to withdraw from Trimester units without reference on academic record
Thursday 31 March
Monday 15 August
Thursday 15 December
Exam timetable released on StudentConnect Wednesday 27 April
Monday 29 August
Wednesday 14 December
Commonwealth Assistance Notices for Trimester released on StudentConnect Thursday 28 April
Monday 12 September Wednesday 11 January 2012
International students - final instalment of Trimester fees due Saturday 30 April Thursday 15 September Sunday 15 January 2012
Last day to withdraw from Trimester with a Withdrawn Late (WL) listed on academic record Sunday 8 May * Sunday 11 September
Sunday 15 January 2012
Exam location - last day to request a change in exam location without penalty fee Thursday 12 May
Thursday 15 September
Thursday 19 January 2012
Exam location - last day to request a change in exam location with penalty fee Thursday 26 May Thursday 29 September Thursday 2 February 2012
Trimester teaching period ends Friday 3 June
Friday 7 October
Friday 10 February 2012
Last day to withdraw from Trimester units with Withdrawn Fail (WN) grade listed on academic record Friday 3 June Friday 7 October Friday 10 February 2012
Exams start Thursday 9 June
Thursday 13 October
Thursday 16 February 2012
Exams end Friday 17 June
Friday 21 October
Friday 24 February
Inter-trimester break Monday 20 June to Friday 8 July Monday 24 October to Friday 11 November
Monday 27 February - Friday 2 March 2012
Results released Thursday 7 July Thursday 10 November
Friday 2 March 2012
Graduation applications close for students completing their degree at end of Trimester Sunday 31 July (for October ceremonies) * Monday 31 October
(International students only for December ceremonies)

Monday 30 January 2012 (for April ceremonies)
* Monday 30 January 2012
(for April ceremonies)
Supplementary and special exam timetable released on StudentConnect * Wednesday 13 July Wednesday 14 December tba
Supplementary and special exams start Monday 1 August Thursday 16 February 2012 tba
Supplementary and special exams end Friday 5 August Friday 24 February 2012 tba
Cross-institutional studies - last day for Deakin students who have studied at another institution to provide their results to Deakin Friday 26 August * Friday 13 January 2012 * Friday 13 April 2012

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Residential unit census dates

Residential 1 18 May 2011
Residential 2 31 August 2011
Residential 3 15 December 2011

For more information and dates for residential units in Business and Law visit the Graduate School of Business website.

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21st December 2011