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Handbook 2013

Trimester Important Dates 2013

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

University opens for 2013 Friday 4 January
Australia Day - University closed (in lieu of 26 Jan)
Monday 28 January
Labour Day - University remains open Monday 11 March
Good Friday - University closed Friday 29 March
Easter Monday - University closed Monday 1 April
Easter Tuesday - University closed Tuesday 2 April
ANZAC Day public holiday - University closed Thursday 25 April
Queen's Birthday - University remains open Monday 10 June
Melbourne Cup Day - University remains open Tuesday 5 November
University holiday - University closed Tuesday 24 December
University opens for 2014 Friday 3 January 2014

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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 4 February * Monday 10 June
* Monday 14 October
Cross-institutional studies - last day for Deakin students to apply to undertake cross-institutional studies Sunday 10 February Sunday 16 June Sunday 13 October
International students - last day for commencing international students to withdraw from trimester and receive a 90% refund Sunday 10 February Sunday 16 June Sunday 13 October
Off-campus units - last day to add off-campus units to enrolment Sunday 3 March Sunday 14 July Sunday 3 November
International students on-campus orientation and enrolment Monday 25 February Monday 8 July Monday 4 November
Orientation week begins - all students Monday 4 March
 -  -
Trimester teaching period begins Monday 11 March Monday 15 July Monday 11 November
Fees due Tuesday 12 March Saturday 27 July Wednesday 27 November
International students - first instalment of at least 50% of Trimester fees due Tuesday 12 March Saturday 27 July Wednesday 27 November
International students - last day for continuing students to withdraw from Trimester and receive a 100% refund Sunday 24 March
* Sunday 28 July
Sunday 24 November
On-campus units - last day to add on-campus units to enrolment, subject to availability of places Sunday 24 March Sunday 28 July
Sunday 24 November

Census date

International students

  • International fee-paying students - last day to withdraw from Trimester and receive a 50% refund

 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)
  • Last day to pay or defer the Student Services and Amenities Fee through SA-HELP (if eligible)
  • 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
Sunday 31 March
Thursday 15 August
Sunday 15 December
Intra-trimester break Friday 29 March -
Sunday 7 April
*Monday 12 August -
Sunday 18 August
*Tuesday 24 December -
Thursday 2 January 2014
Exam timetable released on StudentConnect Monday 6 May Monday 9 September
Monday 16 December
Commonwealth Assistance Notices for Trimester released on StudentConnect *Friday 26 April
Wednesday 11 September Friday 10 January 2014
International students - final instalment of Trimester fees due Tuesday 30 April Sunday 15 September Wednesday 15 January 2014
Last day to withdraw from Trimester with a Withdrawn Late (WL) listed on academic record Sunday 12 May * Sunday 15 September
Sunday 12 January 2014
Exam location - last day to request a change in exam location without penalty fee Thursday 16 May
Thursday 19 September
Thursday 16 January 2014
Exam location - last day to request a change in exam location with penalty fee Thursday 30 May
Thursday 3 October Thursday 30 January 2014
Trimester teaching period ends Friday 7 June
Friday 11 October
Friday 7 February 2014
Last day to withdraw from Trimester units with Withdrawn Fail (WN) grade listed on academic record Friday 7 June Friday 11 October Friday 7 February 2014
Study period Monday 10 -
Wednesday 12 June
Monday 14 -
Wednesday 16 October
Monday 10 -
Wednesday 12 February 2014
Exams begin
Thursday 13 June Thursday 17 October
Thursday 13 February 2014
Exams end Friday 21 June
Friday 25 October
Friday 21 February 2014
Inter trimester break Monday 24 June -
Friday 12 July
Monday 28 October -
Friday 8 November
Monday 24 February -
Friday 7 March 2014
Results released Thursday 11 July 6 pm
Friday 8 November at 6pm
Thursday 6 March 2014
Last day to request a review of results to Faculty Academic Progress and Discipline Committee Thursday 18 July Friday 15 November to be confirmed
Graduation applications close for students completing their degree at end of Trimester Wednesday 31 July (for October ceremonies) * Thursday 31 October
(International students only for
December ceremonies)

* Friday 31 January 2014
(for April ceremonies)
* Friday 31 January 2014
(for April ceremonies)
Supplementary and special exam timetable released on StudentConnect * Wednesday 17 July
Monday 16 December
to be confirmed
Supplementary and special exams start Monday 29 July
Thursday 13 February 2014
Monday 9 June 2014
Supplementary and special exams end Friday 2 August
Friday 21 February 2014
Friday 20 June 2014
Cross-institutional studies - last day for Deakin students who have studied at another institution to provide their results to Deakin Friday 23 August
* Friday 17 January 2014
* Friday 11 April 2014

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Residential unit census dates

Residential 1 18 May 2013
Residential 2 31 August 2013
Residential 3 15 December 2013

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

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4th July 2013