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2016

Undergraduate admissions dates

2016 applications are open via SATAC

Please note: applications are open for the full year.

Commonwealth Supported Places

Semester 1Semester 2Summer Semester
Early application closing date

30 Sep 2015

Apply by this date to save paying a late fee

6 June 201610 October 2016
Equal consideration closing date for most undergraduate courses30 Nov 2015

Extended closing date*

All supporting documentation must be submitted and all processing fees paid by this date.

26 Feb 201615 Jul 20164 November 2016

Early Offers

Early offers may be made to applicants not awaiting current year (2015) year 12 or tertiary results.

Sep - Dec 2015
(First preference only)
Offers will commence in December 2015
(First preferences)
Offers will commence in September 2016
(all preferences)

Main Offer round

Offers will be emailed by 6pm.

19 Jan 201614 Apr - 14 Jul 2016NA
Further Offer Round28 Jan 2016Offers will continue during July where there are still places availableOffers will continue during October where there are still places available
Further Offer Round2 Feb 2016
Offers will continue during February where there are still places available

NA

NA
Special Tertiary Admissions Test – STAT Sittings
Please note: STAT places are limited - first to apply and pay early will be scheduled in the sittings below
STAT - Casuarina campus13 November 2015
13 December 2015
15 January 2016
13 May 2016
24 Jun 2016
30 September 2016
STAT - Alice Springs campus13 November 2015
8 December 2015
15 January 2016
13 May 2015
24 Jun 2016
30 September 2016

*The closing date for the Bachelor of Clinical Science and Bachelor of Midwifery courses was Monday 30 November 2015.

Postgraduate admissions dates

2016 Applications open via SATAC on Aug 4, 2015

Please note: applications are open for the full year.

 Semester 1Semester 2Summer Semester
Weekly offer rounds begin12 Aug 2015Apr 2016Sep 2016
Closing date4 Jan 20167 Jun 201610 Oct 2016

Extended closing date

All supporting documentation must be submitted and all processing fees paid by this date.


 

*26 Feb 2016
15 Jul 20164 November 2016
Higher Education census dates
 Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3Summer Semester
Census dates31 Mar 201631 Aug 201623 Sep 201630 Nov 2016
Higher Education enrolment dates

2016 Enrolments open on December 9, 2015

 Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3Summer Semester
Final date to enrol*11 Mar 201629 Jul 201611 Sep 201618 Nov 2016
 Study Period 1Study Period 2Study Period 3Study Period 4
Final date to enrol*5 Feb 20166 May 20165 Aug 20164 Nov 2016#

#Students cannot withdraw from summer semester via MyStudentInfo after 2016 online enrolments have opened, withdrawals must be submitted in writing.

*Commencing International students must be enrolled no later than the Friday of the Orientation program preceding their first semester.

*Commencing students in Bachelor of Midwifery and Bachelor of Clinical Sciences must adhere to enrolment closing dates stipulated in the Offer Letter.

Higher Education semester dates
 Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3Summer Semester
Teaching commences29 Feb 201618 Jul 20165 Sep 20167 Nov 2016
Census dates31 Mar 201631 Aug 201623 Sep 201630 Nov 2016
Easter break25 Mar - 28 March 2016NANANA
Semester break4 -8 April 20165 - 9 Sep 2016NA19 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
Teaching ends27 May 201614 Oct 201625 Nov 201610 Feb 2017
Revision30 May - 6 Jun 201617 - 21 Oct 2016NA13 - 17 Feb 2017
Exam period7 - 20 Jun 2016^24 Oct - 4 Nov 2016NA20 - 24 Feb 2017
 Study period 1Study period 2Study period 3Study period 4
Teaching commences29 Feb 201630 May 201629 Aug 201628 Nov 2016
Census date #31 Mar 201617 Jun 201616 Sep 201616 Dec 2016
Teaching ends29 May 201628 Aug 201627 Nov 201626 Feb 2017

* Teaching end date for units with a centrally organised end of semester examination. Some units are offered in intensive mode and may start after 1 Sep and complete any time before 31 Dec 2016.
# Census dates for OUA are set by CDU as per current OUA/CDU contract.
^ The Semester 1 examination period will commence on a Tuesday and conclude on a Monday in 2016.

Higher Education examination dates
 Semester 1Semester 2Summer Semester
Central Exams7 - 20 Jun 2016*24 Oct - 4 Nov 201620 – 24 Feb 2017
Special Exams5 - 9 Sep 201620 - 24 Feb 201718 - 21 Apr 2017

*The Semester 1 examination period will commence on a Tuesday and conclude on a Monday in 2016.

Grade release dates
 Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3Summer Semester
End of semester release dates5 Jul 201622 Nov 20168 Dec 20167 Mar 2017
Special examination release dates21 Sep 20167 Mar 2017NA26 Apr 2016
 Study Period 1Study Period 2Study Period 3Study Period 4
Delivered by CDU5 Jul 201613 Sep 201613 Dec 20167 Mar 2017
Delivered by Open Universities AustraliaFrom 25 July 2016From 25 Oct 2016From 24 Jan 2017From 26 April 2017

Please note:

  • HE and VET grades are available online to all HE and VET students via My Student Info (unless students have a financial encumbrance).
  • HE grades are released to students from 9:00am CST for each grade release date.
  • VET grades are released to students as soon as they are endorsed by the VET Team. Release dates indicate when end of semester results are posted to students.
  • OUA grades do not become available until nine weeks after the end of each study period.
  • Special examination grades are to be released by the stated dates above however may be made available earlier if endorsed by the relevant Faculty.
Graduation
2016 May graduation datesFaculty

Ceremony 1

11.00am
Thursday May 19, 2016
Darwin Convention Centre

  • Faculty of Law, Education , Business and Arts
    • School of Business
    • School of Creative Arts and Humanities
    • School of Law
  • Australian Centre for Indigenous Knowledges and Education

Ceremony 2

5.00pm
Thursday May 19, 2016
Darwin Convention Centre

  • Faculty of Law, Education, Business and Arts
    • School of Education
  • Faculty of Vocational Education and Training:
    • School of Service Industries

Ceremony 3

11.00am
Friday May 20, 2016
Darwin Convention Centre

  • Faculty of Engineering, Health, Science and the Environment
    • School of Health
  • Menzies School of Health Research
  • Faculty of Vocational Education and Training:
    • School of Primary Industries

Ceremony 4

5.00pm
Friday May 20, 2016
Darwin Convention Centre

  • Faculty of Engineering, Health, Science and the Environment
    • School of Engineering and Information Technology
    • School of Environment
    • School of Psychological and Clinical Sciences
  • Faculty of Vocational Education and Training:
    • School of Health, Community and Children's Services
    • School of Trades

Ceremony 5

7.00pm
Tuesday June 14, 2016
Adelaide Convention Centre

 

All Faculties and Schools

Ceremony 6
 
7.00pm
Thursday June 16, 2016
Alice Springs Convention Centre
 

All Faculties and Schools

2016 October graduation dates Faculty

Ceremony 1

11:00am
October 14, 2016
Darwin Convention Centre

  •  Faculty of Engineering, Health, Science and the Environment
  • Menzies School of Health Research
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Facult of Vocation Education and Training
    • School of Primary Industries
    • School of Health, Community and Children's Services
    • School of Trades 

Ceremony 2

5:00pm
October 14, 2016
Darwin Convention Centre

  • Faculty of Law, Education, Business and Arts
  • Australian Centre for Indigenous Knowledges and Education
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Faculty of Vocational Education and Training
    • School of Service Industries
VET census dates
Teaching periodCensus date

VFH - T1

11 March

VFH - T2

11 May

VFH - T3

11 August
VFH - T411 November
VET census date is the last day for a student to submit their request for VET FEE-HELP assistance form to defer their fees to Tax or to make upfront payment of fees. It is also the last day for students to withdraw from their units without incurring fees or a HELP debt.

2015

Undergraduate admissions dates

2015 Applications open via SATAC on Aug 4, 2014

Please note: applications are open for the full year.

Commonwealth Supported Places
Apply by this date to save paying a late fee
Semester 1Semester 2Summer Semester
On time closing date30 Sep 20149 Jun 201512 Oct 2015
Equal consideration closing date for most undergraduate courses1 Dec 20149 Jun 201512 Oct 2015

Extended closing date*

All supporting documentation must be submitted by this date.

*Bachelor of Clinical Sciences and the Bachelor of Midwifery are now closed.

27 Feb 201517 July 20156 Nov 2015

Early Offers

Early offers may be made to applicants not awaiting current year (2014) year 12 or tertiary results.

Aug - Dec 2014
(First preference only)
Apr - May 2015
(first preference only)
June
(all preferences)
September
(all preferences)

Main Offer round

Offers will be emailed by 6pm.

15 Jan 20152 July 201514 Oct 2015
Offers will continue during October where there are places available
Further Offer Round29 Jan 20159 July 2015NA
Further Offer Round5 Feb 2015
Offers will continue during February where there are still places available

14 July 2015

Offers will continue during July where there are still places available

NA
Special Tertiary Admissions Test –STAT Sittings
Please note: STAT places are limited - first to apply and pay early will be scheduled in the sittings below
STAT - Casuarina & Alice Springs campuses14 November 2014
12 December 2014
16 January 2015
15 May 2015
26 June 2015
2 October 2015
Postgraduate admissions dates

2015 Applications open via SATAC on Aug 4, 2014

Please note: applications are open for the full year.

 Semester 1Semester 2Summer Semester
Weekly offer rounds begin13 Aug 2014Apr 2015Sep 2015
Closing date5 Jan 20159 Jun 201512 Oct 2015

Extended closing date*

All supporting documentation must be submitted by this date.

*Master of Psychology (Clinical) and the Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours) are now closed.

27 Feb 201517 July 20156 Nov 2015
Higher Education Census dates
 Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3Summer Semester
Census dates31 Mar 201531 Aug 201525 Sep 201530 Nov 2015
Higher Education enrolment dates

2015 Enrolments open on December 9, 2014

 Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3Summer Semester
Final date to enrol*13 Mar 201531 Jul 201511 Sep 201520 Nov 2015
 Study Period 1Study Period 2Study Period 3Study Period 4
Final date to enrol*6 Feb 20158 May 20157 Aug 20156 Nov 2015#

#Students cannot withdraw from summer semester via MyStudentInfo after 2015 online enrolments have opened, withdrawals must be submitted in writing.

*Commencing International students must be enrolled no later than the Friday of the Orientation program preceding their first semester.

Higher Education semester dates
 Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3Summer Semester
Teaching commences2 Mar 201520 Jul 201531 Aug 20159 Nov 2015
Census dates31 Mar 201531 Aug 201525 Sep 201530 Nov 2015
Easter break3 Apr - 6 Apr 2015NANANA
Semester break7 -10 April 20157 - 11 Sep 2015NA21 Dec 2015 - 1 Jan 2016
Teaching ends29 May 201516 Oct 201520 Nov 201512 Feb 2016
Revision1 - 5 Jun 201519 - 23 Oct 2015NA15 - 19 Feb 2016
Exam period8 - 19 Jun 201526 Oct - 6 Nov 2015NA22 - 26 Feb 2016
 Study period 1Study period 2Study period 3Study period 4
Teaching commences2 Mar 20151 Jun 201531 Aug 201530 Nov 2015
Census date #31 Mar 201519 Jun 201518 Sep 201518 Dec 2015
Teaching ends31 May 201530 Aug 201529 Nov 201528 Feb 2016

* Teaching end date for units with a centrally organised end of semester examination. Some units are offered in intensive mode and may start after 1 Sep and complete any time before 31 Dec 2015.
# Census dates for OUA are set by CDU as per current OUA/CDU contract.

Higher Education examination dates
 Semester 1Semester 2Summer Semester
Central Exams 8 - 19 Jun 201526 Oct - 6 Nov 2015 22 - 26 Feb 2016
Special Exams 7 – 11 Sep 201522 - 26 Feb 2016 4 - 8 April 2016
Grade release dates
 Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3Summer Semester
End of semester release dates 7 Jul 201524 Nov 20158 Dec 20158 Mar 2016
Special examination release dates23 Sep 20158 Mar 2016N/ATBA
 Study Period 1Study Period 2Study Period 3Study Period 4
Delivered by CDU 7 Jul 201515 Sep 20158 Dec 20158 Mar 2016
Delivered by Open Universities Australia From 28 July 2015From 27 Oct 2015From 26 Jan 2016From 26 April 2016

Please note:

  • HE and VET grades are available online to all HE and VET students via My Student Info (unless students have a financial encumbrance).
  • HE grades are released to students from 9:00am CST for each grade release date.
  • VET grades are released to students as soon as they are endorsed by the VET Team. Release dates indicate when end of semester results are posted to students.
  • OUA grades do not become available until nine weeks after the end of each study period.
  • Special examination grades are to be released by the stated dates above however may be made available earlier if endorsed by the relevant Faculty.
Graduation
2015 May graduation datesFaculty

Ceremony 1

Thursday, May 21, 2015
5:00pm
Darwin Convention Centre

  • Faculty of Law, Education, Business and Arts
    • School of Education
  • Australian Centre for Indigenous Knowledges and Education
  • Faculty of Vocational Education and Training
    • School of Business and Service Industries

Ceremony 2

Friday, May 22, 2015
11:00am
Darwin Convention Centre

  • Faculty of Law, Education, Business and Arts
    • School of Business
    • School of Creative Arts and Humanities
    • School of Law
  • Faculty of Vocational Education and Training
    • School of Primary Industries
    • School of VET Health, Community and Children's Services

Ceremony 3

Friday, May 22, 2015
5:00pm
Darwin Convention Centre

 
  • Faculty of Engineering, Health, Science and the Environment
  • Menzies School of Health Research
  • Faculty of Vocational Education and Training
    • School of Trades
Ceremony 4
 
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
7:00pm
Adelaide Convention Centre
 
  • All Faculties and Schools

Ceremony 5

Thursday, June 11, 2015
7:00pm
Alice Springs Convention Centre

 
  • All Faculties and Schools
2015 October graduation dates Faculty

Ceremony 1

Friday, October 16, 2015
11:00am
Darwin Convention Centre

  • Faculty of Engineering, Health, Science and the Environment
  • Menzies School of Health Research
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Faculty of Vocational Education and Training
    • School of Primary Industries
    • School of Health, Community and Children's Services
    • School of Trades

Ceremony 2

Friday, October 16, 2015
5:00pm
Darwin Convention Centre

  • Faculty of Law, Education, Business and Arts
  • Australian Centre for indigenous Knowledge's and Education
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Faculty of Vocational Education and Training
    • School of Service Industries
VET Census dates
Teaching periodCensus date

VFH - T1

11 March

VFH - T2

11 May

VFH - T3

11 August
VFH - T411 November
VET census date is the last day for a student to submit their request for VET FEE-HELP assistance form to defer their fees to Tax or to make upfront payment of fees. It is also the last day for students to withdraw from their units without incurring fees or a HELP debt.

2014

Undergraduate admissions dates

2014 Applications open via SATAC on Aug 5, 2013

Please note: applications are open for the full year.

Commonwealth Supported PlacesSemester OneSemester TwoSummer Semester
Closing date 
Apply by this date to save paying a late fee.
27 Sep 201310 Jun 201413 Oct 2014
Extended closing date*3 March 201421 July 2014
All supporting documentation and fees must be paid by this date.
7 November 2014
All supporting documentation and fees must be paid by this date.
Early Offers
Early offers may be made to applicants not awaiting current year (2013) year 12 or tertiary results.
Aug - Dec 2013
(First preference only)

Apr - May 2014
(first preference only)

June
(all preferences)

NA
Main Offer round.
Offers will be emailed by 6pm.
16 Jan 20143 July 2014

15 Oct 2014

Offers will continue during October where there are places available

Further Offer Round29 Jan 201410 July 2014

NA

Further Offer Round

4 Feb 2014

Offers will continue during February where there are still places available

15 July 2014

Offers will continue during July where there are still places available

NA
Special Tertiary Admissions Test –STAT Sittings
Please note: STAT places are limited - first to apply and pay early will be scheduled in the sittings below
STAT - Casuarina & Alice Springs campuses15 Nov 2013 &
13 Dec 2013
17 Jan 2014

16 May 2014
27 June 2014

3 October 2014
Postgraduate admissions dates

2014 Applications open via SATAC on Aug 5, 2013

Please note: applications are open for the full year.

 Semester OneSemester TwoSummer Semester
Weekly offer rounds begin14 Aug 2013 14 Aug 2013 14 Aug 2013

Closing date

2 Jan 2014 10 Jun 201413 Oct 2014

Extended Closing date*

3 March 201421 July 2014
All supporting documentation and fees must be paid by this date.
7 November 2014
All supporting documentation and fees must be paid by this date.
Higher Education enrolment dates

2014 enrolments open on December 10, 2013

 Semester OneSemester TwoSemester ThreeSummer Semester
Final date to enrol 14 Mar 20141 Aug 201419 Sep 201421 Nov 2014
  Study Period 1 Study Period 2Study Period 3 Study Period 4

Final date to enrol

 7 Feb 20149 May 20148 Aug 20147 Nov 2014#

#Students cannot withdraw from summer semester via MyStudentInfo after 2015 online enrolments have opened, withdrawals must be submitted in writing.

Higher Education semester dates
 Semester OneSemester TwoSemester ThreeSummer Semester
Teaching commences3 Mar 201421 Jul 20141 Sep 201410 Nov 2014
Census dates31 Mar 201431 Aug 20146 Oct 201419 Dec 2014
Easter break18 Apr - 21 Apr 2014NANANA
Semester break21 - 25 April 20148 - 12 Sep 2014NA22 Dec 2014 - 2 Jan 2015
Teaching ends30 May 201417 Oct 201421 Nov 201413 Feb 2015
Revision2 - 6 Jun 201420 - 24 OctNA16 - 20 Feb 2015
Exam period9 - 20 Jun 201427 Oct - 7 Nov 2014NA23 - 27 Feb 2015
  Study period 1 Study period 2 Study period 3 Study period 4
Teaching commences3 Mar 20142 Jun 20141 Sep 20141 Dec 2014
Census date #31 Mar 201423 Jun 201422 Sep 201419 Dec 2014

Teaching ends

1 Jun 201431 Aug 201430 Nov 20141 Mar 2015

* Teaching end date for units with a centrally organised end of semester examination. Some units are offered in intensive mode and may start after 1 Sep and complete any time before 31 Dec 2014
# Census dates for OUA are set by CDU as per current OUA/CDU contract.

Higher Education examination dates
 Semester OneSemester TwoSummer Semester
Central Exams 9 - 20 Jun 201427 Oct - 7 Nov 2014 23 - 27 Feb 2015
Special Exams 8 - 12 Sep 201423 - 27 Feb 20156 - 10 April 2015
Grade release dates
 Semester OneSemester TwoSemester ThreeSummer Semester
End of semester release dates 8 Jul 201425 Nov 20149 Dec 201410 Mar 2015
  Study Period 1 Study Period 2 Study Period 3Study Period 4
Delivered by CDU 8 Jul 201416 Sep 20149 Dec 201410 Mar 2015
Delivered by Open Universities Australia From 29 July 2014From 28 Nov 2014 From 27 Jan 2015From 28 April 2015

Please note:

  • HE and VET grades are available online to all HE and VET students via My Student Info (unless students have a financial encumbrance).
  • HE grades are released to students from 9:00am CST for each grade release date.
  • VET grades are released to students as soon as they are endorsed by the VET Team. Release dates indicate when end of semester results are posted to students.
  • OUA grades do not become available until nine weeks after the end of each study period.
Graduation
2014 May graduation datesFaculty

Ceremony 1

5pm
Thursday, May 29, 2014
Darwin Convention Centre

  • Faculty of Engineering, Health, Science and the Environment
  • Menzies School of Health Research
  • Faculty of Vocational Education and Training
    • School of Trades

Ceremony 2

11am
Friday, May 30, 2014
Darwin Convention Centre

  • Faculty of Law, Education, Business and Arts
    • School of Business
    • School of Creative Arts and Humanities
    • School of Law
  • Faculty of Vocational Education and Training
    • School of Primary Industries
    • School of VET Health, Community and Children's Services
    Ceremony 3
     
    5pm
    Friday, May 30, 2014
    Darwin Convention Centre
    • Faculty of Law, Education , Business and Arts
      • School of Education
    • Australian Centre for Indigenous Knowledges and Education
    • Faculty of Vocational Education and Training
      • School of Business and Service Industries
    Ceremony 4
     
    7pm
    Tuesday, June 17, 2014
    Adelaide Convention Centre
    • All Faculties and Schools

    Ceremony 5
     
    7pm
    Thursday, June 19, 2014
    Alice Springs Convention Centre


    • All faculties and Schools
    2014 October graduation datesFaculty

    Ceremony 1

    11am
    Friday October 17, 2014
    Darwin Convention Centre

    • Faculties to be advised

    Ceremony 2

    5pm
    Friday October 17, 2014
    Darwin Convention Centre

    • Faculties to be advised
      VET teaching dates

      The University delivers training between Jan and Dec 2014 – students should refer to the timetable site for course related information or contact the team who is responsible for the course.

      Census dates for VET FEE-HELP eligible students

      VFH-T311 August
      VFH-T4  11 November

      VET Memorandum of Grades Dispatch Dates

      Teaching PeriodDate of MOG dispatch apprentice and mainstream students

      1, 2014

      7 April 2014
      1st Follow-up – 14 April 2014
      2nd Follow-up – 22 April 2014
      3rd Follow-up – 28 April 2014

      2, 2014

      7 July 2014
      1st Follow-up – 14 July 2014
      2nd Follow-up – 21 July 2014
      3rd Follow-up – 28 July 2014

      3, 2014

      6 October 2014
      1st Follow-up – 13 October 2014
      2nd Follow-up – 20 October 2014
      3rd Follow-up – 27 October 2014

      4, 2014

      1 December 2014
      1st Follow-up – 8 December 2014
      2nd Follow-up – 15 December 2014
      3rd Follow-up – 5 January 2015