2022 Doctor of Medicine dates

Here you'll find all the important dates for students enrolled in the Doctor of Medicine for 2022, including teaching periods, holidays, census dates, withdrawal dates, exam periods and deadlines to apply to graduate.

University opening dates

University and public holidays and dates for 2022 by event, date and whether open or closed*
EventDateOpen/closed*
New Year's Day Saturday 1 January Closed
University opens for 2022 Thursday 6 January Open
Australia Day Wednesday 26 January Closed
Labour Day Monday 14 March Open
Good Friday Friday 15 April Closed
Saturday of Easter weekend Saturday 16 April Closed
Easter Sunday Sunday 17 April Closed
Easter Monday Monday 18 April Closed
Easter Tuesday Tuesday 19 April Closed
ANZAC Day Monday 25 April Closed
Queen's Birthday Monday 13 June Open
AFL Grand Final Eve To be confirmed Closed
Melbourne Cup Tuesday 1 November Open
University shut down To be confirmed Closed
Christmas Day Sunday 25 December Closed
Boxing Day Monday 26 December Closed
Christmas Day holiday Tuesday 27 December Closed
New Year's Day Sunday 1 January 2023 Closed
University opens for 2023 To be confirmed Open

*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.

Enrolment and fee dates

2022 semester enrolment and fee deadlines by event and semester
Event Semester 1 Semester 2
Commencing International students - last day for commencing international students to withdraw from Semester and receive a 90% refund Sunday 26 December 2021 Sunday 29 May

Invoices available on StudentConnect

Monday 17 JanuaryMonday 23 May
Continuing International students - last day for continuing students to withdraw from Semester and receive a 100% refund Sunday 6 February Sunday 10 July
International students - fees due Tuesday 15 February Tuesday 19 July
Domestic students - fees due Saturday 12 March Friday 12 August
Census date Thursday 31 March Wednesday 31 August
Commonwealth Assistance Notices for Semester released on StudentConnect Thursday 28 April Wednesday 28 September
Last day to withdraw from Semester units with a Withdrawn Late (WL) listed on academic record Sunday 8 May Sunday 9 October
Withdrawn Fail (WN) applies for all units withdrawn from this date. Monday 9 May Monday 10 October
2020 Semester enrolment and fee deadlines by event and semester
Event Semester 1 Semester 2
International students - last day for commencing international students to withdraw from Semester and receive a 90% refund TBA TBA
Invoices available on StudentConnect
Note - Semester 2 date was originally 25 May and was changed due to COVID-19 impact.
TBA TBA
International students - last day for continuing students to withdraw from Semester and receive a 100% refund TBA TBA
International students - 100% if paying in full or at least 50% of fees if paying in instalments TBA TBA
Domestic students - fees due TBA TBA
International students - final instalment of Semester fees due TBA TBA
Census date * TBA TBA
Commonwealth Assistance Notices for Semester released on StudentConnect TBA TBA
Last day to withdraw from Semester units with a Withdrawn Late (WL) listed on academic record. Date was originally 11 May and was changed due to COVID-19 impact. TBA TBA
Withdrawn Fail (WN) applies for all units withdrawn from this date. Date was originally 12 May and was changed due to COVID-19 impact. TBA TBA

Year 1 and 2 teaching dates

2022 Year 1 and 2 Medicine student dates by event and semester
Event Semester 1 Semester 2
Teaching period begins Monday 24 January Monday 27 June
Easter/intra-semester break Friday 15 April - Friday 22 April Monday 5 September - Friday 9 September
Exam timetable released To be confirmed To be confirmed
Teaching period ends Friday 3 June Friday 4 November
Study period begins Monday 6 June Monday 7 November
Examination period Monday 13 June - Friday 17 June Monday 14 November - Friday 18 November
Non-teaching period Not applicable Monday 21 November - Friday 2 December
Inter-semester break Monday 20 June - Friday 24 June Monday 12 December - Friday 20 January 2022
Results released Thursday 30 June Thursday 1 December
Further assessment timetable released School will notify relevant students School will notify relevant students
Further assessment period Monday 4 July - Friday 8 July Monday 5 December - Friday 9 December

Year 3 teaching dates

2022 Year 3 Semester 1 Medicine student dates by event and date
Event Date
Orientation Week beginning Monday 10 January
Rotation 1 Monday 17 January - Friday 4 March
Rotation 2 (no Easter break) Monday 7 March – Friday 22 April
Rotation 3 Monday 25 April – Thursday 9 June
Exam timetable released To be confirmed
Examination Friday 10 June
Inter-semester break Monday 13 June - Friday 17 June
Results Released Thursday 30 June
2022 Year 3 Semester 2 Medicine student dates by event and date
Event Date
Rotation 4 Monday 20 June - Friday 5 August
Rotation 5 Monday 8 August - Friday 23 September
Rotation 6 Monday 26 September - Wednesday 9 November
Exam timetable released To be confirmed
Study period Thursday 10 November - Wednesday 16 November
Exam period Thursday 17 November - Friday 25 November
Results Released Thursday 1 December
Further assessment timetable released School will notify relevant students
Further assessment period Monday 5 December - Friday 9 December
Inter-semester break Monday 12 December – Friday 20 January 2023
2021 Year 3 Semester 1 Medicine student dates by event and date
EventDate
Orientation TBA
Rotation 1 TBA
Rotation 2 (no Easter break) TBA
Rotation 3 TBA
Exam timetable released TBA
Examination TBA
Inter-semester break TBA
Results Released TBA
2021 Year 3 Semester 2 Medicine student dates by event and date
EventDate
Rotation 4 TBA
Rotation 5 TBA
Exam timetable released TBA
Rotation 6 TBA
Study period TBA
Exam period begins TBA
Exam period ends TBA
Results Released TBA
Further assessment timetable released TBA
Further assessment period TBA
Inter-semester break TBA

Year 4 teaching dates

2022 Year 4 Semester 1 Medicine student dates by event and date
EventDate
Orientation Week beginning Monday 10 January
Rotation 1 Monday 17 January - Friday 18 February
Rotation 2 Monday 21 February - Friday 25 March
Rotation 3 (no Easter break) Monday 28 March - Friday 29 April
Rotation 4 - Pre-Internship 1 Monday 2 May - Friday 3 June
Intra-semester break Monday 6 June - Friday 10 June
Rotation 5 - Research Scholar Program Monday 13 June - Friday 15 July
Exam period Not applicable for fourth year
Results released Thursday 30 June
Further assessment timetable released Not applicable for fourth year
Inter-semester break Not applicable for fourth year
Further assessment period Not applicable for fourth year
2022 Year 4 Semester 2 Medicine student dates by event and date
EventDate
Rotation 6Monday 18 July - Friday 19 August
Rotation 7Monday 22 August - Friday 23 September
Graduation applications open for international and Medical students completing their degree in Trimester 2 / Semester 2 for December ceremonies Monday 26 September
Study period Monday 26 September - Friday 30 September
Examination period Monday 3 October - Friday 7 October
Further assessment timetable released School will notify relevant students
Further assessment period Monday 10 October - Friday 14 October
Rotation 8 - Elective and pre-internship Monday 17 October - Friday 18 November
Graduation applications close and graduation fee due for international and Medical students completing their degree in Trimester 2 / Semester 2 for December graduation ceremonies Friday 11 November
Results released Thursday 24 November
December graduation ceremonies at Geelong Waterfront (International students and School of Medicine)To be confirmed
2021 Year 4 Semester 1 Medicine/Surgery student dates by event and date
EventDate
Orientation TBA
Rotation 1 TBA
Rotation 2 TBA
Rotation 3 (no Easter break) TBA
Easter vacation / intra-semester break TBA
Exam timetable released TBA
Rotation 4 TBA
Exam period begins TBA
Exam period ends TBA
Non-teaching period TBA
Rotation 5 - Extended Studies* TBA
Results released TBA
Further assessment timetable released TBA
Inter-semester break TBA
Further assessment period TBA
2020 Year 4 Semester 2 Medicine/Surgery student dates by event and date
EventDate
Rotation 6 TBA
Mid semester break TBA
Graduation applications open for students completing their degree at the end of Semester for December ceremonies TBA
Clinical Intensive block TBA
Graduation applications close and graduation fee due for students completing their degree at end of Semester for December ceremonies TBA
Study period TBA
Examination date TBA
Further Assessment timetable released TBA
Results released TBA
Graduation ceremony at Geelong Waterfront campus for students who completed their degree at the end of semester TBA

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 Semester and receive a 50% refund.

Domestic students:

  • Last day to withdraw from units, intermit from current Semester 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 Semester
  • 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 Semester
  • Last day to withdraw from current Semester without incurring the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF).

All students

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

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