Medicine Surgery dates

This page displays all important dates to do with your enrolment in the Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery in 2016, including teaching periods, holidays, census dates, withdrawal dates, exam periods and deadlines to apply to graduate.

University opening dates

University holidays and dates for 2016 by event and date
EventDate

University opens for 2016

Monday 4 January

Australia Day - University closed

Tuesday 26 January

Labour Day - University remains open

Monday 14 March

Good Friday - University closed

Friday 25 March

Easter Monday - University closed

Monday 28 March

Easter Tuesday - University closed

Tuesday 29 March

ANZAC Day - University closed

Monday 25 April

Queen's Birthday - University remains open

Monday 13 June

AFL Grand Final Eve public holiday - University closed Friday 30 September

Melbourne Cup Day - University remains open

Tuesday 1 November

University holiday - University closed

Friday 23 December - Tuesday 3 January 2017

University opens for 2017

Wednesday 4 January 2017

Enrolment and fee dates for Semester 1 and 2

2016 Semester enrolment and fee deadlines

Event

Semester 1

Semester 2

International students - last day for commencing international students to withdraw from Semester and receive a 90% refund

Sunday 3 January

Sunday 5 June

Invoices available on StudentConnect

Monday 1 February

Monday 6 June

International students - last day for continuing students to withdraw from Semester and receive a 100% refund

Sunday 14 February

Sunday 17 July

Fees due

Saturday 12 March

Friday 12 August

Census date

Thursday 31 March

Wednesday 31 August

Commonwealth Assistance Notices for Semester released on StudentConnect

Wednesday 27 April

Tuesday 27 September

International students (currently enrolled) - final instalment of Semester fees due

Saturday 30 April

Friday 30 September

Last day to withdraw from Semester units with a Withdrawn Late (WL) listed on academic record

Thursday 12 May

Tuesday 4 October

Last day to withdraw from Semester units with a Withdrawn Fail (WN) listed on academic record

Thursday 9 June

Friday 11 November

Census date explained

International students

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

Domestic students

  • Last day to withdraw from units, intermit from Semester 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 Semester
  • 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 Semester

All students

  • Last day to withdraw from Semester units without reference on academic record

Year 1 and 2 Medicine/Surgery students

2016 Year 1 and 2 medical student dates by event, date and semester

Event

Semester 1

Semester 2

Teaching period begins

Monday 1 February

Monday 4 July

Mid-Semester break

Friday 25 March - Sunday 3 April

Monday 12 September - Friday 16 September

Exam timetable released

Monday 9 May

Monday 10 October

Teaching period ends

Friday 10 June

Friday 11 November

SWOTVAC begins

Monday 13 June

Monday 14 November

Examination period begins

Monday 20 June

Monday 21 November

Examination period ends

Friday 24 June

Friday 25 November

Non-teaching period Not applicable Monday 28 November - Friday 2 December

Vacation

Monday 27 June - Friday 1 July

Monday 19 December - to be confirmed

Results released

Thursday 7 July, 4 pm

Thursday 8 December, 4 pm

Reassessment timetable released

School will notify relevant students

School will notify relevant students

Reassessment period

Monday 11 July - Friday 15 July

Monday 12 December - Friday 16 December

Year 3 Medicine/Surgery students

2016 Year 3 medical student dates by event and date

Event

Date

Rotation 1

Monday 25 January - Friday 11 March

Rotation 2 (no Easter break)

Monday 14 March - Friday 29 April

Rotation 3

Monday 2 May - Thursday 16 June

Exam timetable released

Monday 9 May

Exams

Friday 17 June

Vacation

Monday 20 June - Friday 1 July

Results Released

Thursday 7 July, 4 pm

Rotation 4

Monday 4 July - Friday 19 August

Rotation 5

Monday 22 August - Friday 7 October

Exam timetable released

Monday 10 October

Rotation 6

Monday 10 October - Friday 25 November

Exam period begins

Monday 28 November

Exam period ends

Friday 2 December

Results Released

Thursday 8 December, 4 pm

Reassessment timetable released

School will notify relevant students

Reassessment period

Monday 12 December - Friday 16 December

Vacation Monday 19 December - to be confirmed

Year 4 Medicine/Surgery students

2016 Year 4 medical student dates by event and date

Event

Date

Rotation 1

Monday 25 January - Friday 26 February

Rotation 2

Monday 29 February - Friday 8 April

Easter break

Friday 25 March - Sunday 3 April

Rotation 3

Monday 11 April - Friday 13 May

Exam timetable released

Monday 9 May

Rotation 4

Monday 16 May - Thursday 16 June

Exam period begins

Friday 17 June

Exam period ends

Friday 24 June

Vacation 1

Monday 27 June - Friday 1 July

Results released

Thursday 30 June, 4 pm

Reassessment timetable released

School will notify relevant students

Reassessment period

Monday 4 July - Friday 8 July

Vacation 2 Monday 11 July - Friday 15 July

Selective / Elective 1

Monday 18 July - Friday 26 August

Selective / Elective 2

Monday 29 August - Friday 7 October

Graduation applications open for students completing their degree at the end of Semester for December ceremonies Monday 3 October

Selective / Elective 3

Monday 10 October - Friday 18 November

Graduation applications close and graduation fee due for students completing their degree at end of Semester for December ceremonies

Monday 31 October

Results released

Thursday 1 December, 4 pm

Graduation ceremony at Geelong Waterfront campus for students who completed their degree at the end of Semester To be confirmed
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