2019 Trimester dates

Here you will find all important dates to do with your 2019 enrolment, including teaching periods, holidays, census dates, withdrawal dates, exam periods and deadlines to apply to graduate.

University opening dates and public holidays

University and public holidays and dates for 2019 by event, date and whether open or closed
EventDateOpen/closed*
New Year's DayTuesday 1 January Closed
University holidayWednesday 2 JanuaryClosed
University opens for 2019Thursday 3 JanuaryOpen
Australia Day HolidayMonday 28 JanuaryClosed
Labour DayMonday 11 MarchOpen
Good FridayFriday 19 AprilClosed
Saturday of Easter weekendSaturday 20 AprilClosed
Easter SundaySunday 21 AprilClosed
Easter MondayMonday 22 AprilClosed
Easter TuesdayTuesday 23 AprilClosed
ANZAC DayThursday 25 AprilClosed
Queen's BirthdayMonday 10 JuneOpen
AFL Grand Final EveFriday 27 SeptemberClosed
Melbourne CupTuesday 5 NovemberOpen
University holidayTuesday 24 December 2019 - Thursday 2 January 2020Closed
Christmas DayWednesday 25 DecemberClosed
Boxing DayThursday 26 DecemberClosed
New Year's DayWednesday 1 January 2020Closed
University opens for 2020Friday 3 January 2020Open

*When CLOSED is indicated, please note that our libraries may still be available on some days when the Uni is closed, please check the library website to confirm opening hours.

Trimester 1 2019

Trimester 1 (T1) 2019 dates and deadlines by date and event
DateEvent
Thursday 3 January University opens for 2019
Monday 28 January Australia Day Holiday - University closed (Australia Day is on Saturday so holiday is on Monday)
Tuesday 29 January Trimester 1 Invoices available on StudentConnect
Sunday 3 February International students - last day for commencing international students to withdraw from Trimester 1 and receive a 90% refund
Monday 4 February STAR timetable opens 10am for preference entry for campus based units
Tuesday 12 February - Thursday 21 February Graduation ceremonies at Geelong Waterfront Campus
Wednesday 13 February STAR closes 10am for sorting of preferences
Thursday 14 February STAR re-opens 10am for timetable viewing and adjustment
Monday 18 February – Friday 22 February International Student Welcome week, including campus orientation and enrolment for students commencing in Trimester 1
Monday 25 February – Friday 1 March Orientation week - all students
Thursday 28 February Graduation ceremony in Warrnambool
Monday 4 March Trimester 1 teaching period begins
Monday 4 March – Friday 8 March WEEK 1
Tuesday 12 March International students - first instalment of at least 50% of Trimester 1 fees due
Tuesday 12 March Domestic students - Trimester 1 fees due
Monday 11 March – Friday 15 March WEEK 2
Monday 11 March Labour Day - University remains open
Sunday 17 March Last day to add units to Trimester 1 enrolment, both Campus and Cloud Campus - subject to availability of places
Sunday 17 March International students - last day for continuing students to withdraw from Trimester 1 and receive a 100% refund
Sunday 17 March Cross-institutional studies - last day for Deakin students to apply to undertake cross-institutional studies in Trimester 1
Monday 18 March – Friday 22 March WEEK 3
Monday 25 March – Friday 29 March WEEK 4
Sunday 31 March Census date
Monday 1 April – Friday 5 April WEEK 5
Monday 1 April Graduation applications open for students completing their degree in Trimester 3 2018 for June ceremonies
Monday 8 April – Friday 12 April WEEK 6
Monday 15 April – Thursday 18 April WEEK 7
Thursday 18 April Trimester 1 exam timetable released on StudentConnect
Friday 19 April – Sunday 28 April Easter vacation / Intra-trimester break
Thursday 25 April ANZAC Day - University closed
Friday 26 April Commonwealth Assistance Notices for Trimester 1 released on StudentConnect
Friday 26 April Graduation applications close for students completing their degree at end of Trimester 3 2018 for June ceremonies
Monday 29 April – Friday 3 May WEEK 8
Tuesday 30 April International students - final instalment of Trimester 1 fees due
Sunday 5 May Last day to withdraw from Trimester 1 with Withdrawn Late (WL) listed on academic record
Monday 6 May – Friday 10 May WEEK 9
Monday 6 May Withdrawn Fail (WN) applies for all units withdrawn from this date
Monday 6 May Exam location - last day to request a change in exam location without penalty fee for Cloud Campus units
Monday 13 May – Friday 17 May WEEK 10
Monday 20 May – Friday 24 May WEEK 11
Monday 20 May Exam location - last day to request a change in exam location with penalty fee for Cloud Campus units
Friday 24 May Trimester 1 teaching period ends
Monday 27 May – Friday 31 May Trimester 1 study period
Monday 3 June Exams begin
Monday 10 June Queen's Birthday - University remains open
Friday 14 June Exams end
Monday 17 June - Friday 5 July Inter trimester break
Tuesday 18 June - Wednesday 19 June Graduation ceremonies at Geelong Waterfront Campus
Monday 1 July Graduation applications open for students completing their degree in Trimester 1 for October ceremonies
Thursday 4 July Trimester 1 results released at 6pm
Wednesday 17 July Supplementary and special exam timetable released on StudentConnect
Friday 26 July Graduation applications close for students completing their degree at end of Trimester 1 for October ceremonies
To be confirmed Cross-institutional studies - last day for Deakin students who have studied at another institution to provide their Trimester 1 results to Deakin
Monday 29 July Supplementary and special exams begin
Friday 2 August Supplementary and special exams end

Trimester 2 2019

Trimester 2 (T2) 2019 dates and deadlines by date and event
DateEvent
Monday 3 June T2 invoices available on StudentConnect
Sunday 9 June International students - last day for commencing students to withdraw from T2 and receive a 90% refund
Monday 10 June Queen's Birthday - University remains open
Monday 17 June STAR timetable opens 10am for preference entry for campus based units
Wednesday 26 June STAR closes 10am for sorting of preferences
Thursday 27 June STAR re-opens 10am for timetable viewing and adjustment
Monday 1 July – Friday 5 July International students Campus orientation and enrolment for T2
Monday 8 July T2 teaching period begins
Monday 8 July – Friday 12 July WEEK 1
Thursday 11 July International students - first instalment of at least 50% of T2 fees due
Monday 15 July – Friday 19 July WEEK 2
Sunday 21 July Last day to add units to T2 enrolment, both Campus and Cloud Campus - subject to availability of places
Sunday 21 July International students - last day for continuing students to withdraw from T2 and receive a 100% refund
Sunday 21 July Cross-institutional studies - last day for Deakin students to apply to undertake cross-institutional studies in T2
Monday 22 July – Friday 26 July WEEK 3
Saturday 27 July Domestic students - T2 fees due
Monday 29 July – Friday 2 August WEEK 4
Monday 5 August – Friday 9 August WEEK 5
Monday 12 - Sunday 18 August Intra-trimester break
Thursday 15 August Census date
Thursday 15 August International students - final instalment of T2 fees due
Monday 19 August – Friday 23 August WEEK 6
Monday 26 August – Friday 30 August WEEK 7
Monday 26 August Exam timetable released on StudentConnect
Monday 2 September – Friday 6 September WEEK 8
Sunday 8 September Last day to withdraw from T2 with a Withdrawn Late (WL) listed on academic record
Monday 9 September – Friday 13 September WEEK 9
Monday 9 September Withdrawn Fail (WN) applies for all units withdrawn from this date
Monday 9 September Exam location - last day to request a change in exam location without penalty fee for Cloud Campus units
Thursday 12 September Commonwealth Assistance Notices for T2 released on StudentConnect
Monday 16 September – Friday 20 September WEEK 10
Monday 23 September – Friday 27 September WEEK 11
Monday 23 September Exam location - last day to request a change in exam location with penalty fee for Cloud Campus units
Thursday 26 September T2 teaching period ends
Friday 27 September AFL Grand Final Friday public holiday - University closed
Monday 30 September Graduation applications open for international and medicine/surgery students completing their degree in T2/S2 for December ceremonies
Monday 30 September - Friday 4 October Study period
Tuesday 1 October - Thursday 3 October Graduation ceremonies at Geelong Waterfront campus
Monday 7 October Exams begin
Friday 18 October Exams end
Monday 21 October - Friday 8 November Inter-trimester break
Friday 25 October Graduation applications close and graduation fee due for international and medicine/surgery students completing their degree in T2/S2 for December ceremonies
Monday 4 November Graduation applications open for students completing their degree in T2 for February ceremonies
Tuesday 5 November Melbourne Cup Day - University remains open
Thursday 7 November T2 results released at 6 pm
Friday 13 December Graduation applications close and graduation fee due for students completing their degree in T2 for February ceremonies
Monday 16 December Supplementary and special exam timetable for T2 released on StudentConnect
To be confirmed Cross-institutional studies - last day for Deakin students who have studied at another institution to provide their T2 results to Deakin
Thursday 13 February 2020 Supplementary and special exams for T2 begin
Friday 21 February 2020 Supplementary and special exams for T2 end

Trimester 3 2019

Trimester 3 (T3) 2019 dates and deadlines by date and event
DateEvent
Monday 7 October Trimester 3 invoices available on StudentConnect
Sunday 13 October International students - last day for commencing students to withdraw from Trimester 3 and receive a 90% refund
Monday 21 October STAR timetable opens 10am for preference entry for campus based units
Wednesday 30 October STAR closes 10am for sorting of preferences
Thursday 31 October STAR re-opens 10am for timetable viewing and adjustment
Monday 4 November – Friday 8 November International students Trimester 3 Campus orientation and enrolment
Tuesday 5 November Melbourne Cup Day - University remains open
Monday 11 November Trimester 3 teaching period begins
Monday 11 November International students - first instalment of at least 50% of Trimester 3 fees due
Monday 11 November – Friday 15 November WEEK 1
Monday 18 November – Friday 22 November WEEK 2
Sunday 17 November Cross-institutional studies - last day for Deakin students to apply to undertake cross-institutional studies in Trimester 3
Sunday 24 November Last day to add units to Trimester 3 enrolment, both Campus and Cloud Campus - subject to availability of places
Sunday 24 November International students - last day for continuing students to withdraw from Trimester 3 and receive a 100% refund
Monday 25 November – Friday 29 November WEEK 3
Wednesday 27 November Domestic students - Trimester 3 fees due
Monday 2 December – Friday 6 December WEEK 4
Monday 9 December – Friday 13 December WEEK 5
Monday 16 December – Friday 20 December WEEK 6
Tuesday 10 December - Wednesday 11 December Graduation ceremonies at Geelong Waterfront Campus
Sunday 15 December Census date
Sunday 15 December International students - final instalment of Trimester 3 fees due
Monday 16 December Trimester 3 exam timetable released on StudentConnect
Monday 23 December 2019 - Sunday 5 January 2020 Intra-trimester break
Sunday 12 January 2020 Last day to withdraw from Trimester 3 with Withdrawn Late (WL) listed on academic record
Monday 6 January 2020 - Friday 10 January 2020 WEEK 7
Monday 13 January 2020 - Friday 17 January 2020 WEEK 8
Friday 10 January 2020 Commonwealth Assistance Notices for Trimester 3 released on StudentConnect
Monday 13 January 2020 Withdrawn Fail (WN) applies for all units withdrawn from this date
Thursday 16 January 2020 Exam location - last day to request a change in exam location without penalty fee for Cloud Campus units
Monday 20 January 2020 - Friday 24 January 2020 WEEK 9
Monday 27 January 2020 Australia Day Holiday - University closed
Monday 27 January 2020 - Friday 31 January 2020 WEEK 10
Thursday 30 January 2020 Exam location - last day to request a change in exam location with penalty fee for Cloud Campus units
Monday 3 February 2020 - Friday 7 February 2020 WEEK 11
Friday 7 February 2020 Trimester 3 teaching period ends
Monday 10 February 2020 - Wednesday 12 February 2020 Trimester 3 study period
Thursday 13 February 2020 Exams begin
Friday 21 February 2020 Exams end
Monday 24 February 2020 - Friday 6 March 2020 Inter trimester break
Thursday 5 March 2020 Results released at 6 pm
To be confirmed Cross-institutional studies - last day for Deakin students who have studied at another institution to provide their results to Deakin
Tuesday 28 April 2020 Supplementary and special exam timetable for Trimester 3 released on StudentConnect
Monday 8 June 2020 Supplementary and special exams for Trimester 3 begin
Friday 19 June 2020 Supplementary and special exams for Trimester 3 end

Please be aware that these dates are subject to change; check this page regularly.

Census date explained

The census date is important as it is the last date to finalise aspects of your enrolment and fee obligations as detailed below.

International students:

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

Domestic students:

  • Last day to withdraw from units, intermit from current Trimester or discontinue course without HECS-HELP/FEE-HELP liability
  • Last day for Commonwealth supported, HECS-HELP, FEE-HELP or SA-HELP students to make full or partial upfront payments for current 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
  • Last day to withdraw from current Trimester without incurring the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF).

All students

Last day to withdraw from current Trimester units without reference on academic record

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