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Principal dates

January
1Enrolment period for new graduate research students for Autumn session commences (to 31 March)1
1Start of Autumn session for graduate research students1
2New Year's Day – public holiday observed
3Summer session 2016 classes recommence (to 17 February)
5UTS Info Day, City campus (10am to 3pm)
5UAC January Round 1 undergraduate offers e-released (from 7.30am)
5Enrolment of new undergraduate students for Autumn session 2017 commences1
6Closing date (midnight) for Commonwealth Learning Scholarships applications for main round (January Round 2) offers
6Closing date (midnight) for UAC change of preference for main round (January Round 2) undergraduate offers
6Closing date (midnight) for UAC Equity Scholarships applications for main round (January Round 2) offers
6Release of results for December session 2016
18Main round (January Round 2) UAC undergraduate offers e-released (from 6pm)
20Examination timetable for centrally conducted examinations available for Summer session 2016
23February session commences (ends 3 March)
24Last day to submit appeal against exclusion from Spring session 2016
25Closing date (midnight) for UAC change of preference for February Round 1 UAC undergraduate offers
26Australia Day – public holiday
26NSW public school holidays end (commenced 21 December 2016)
30Due date for payment of fees for February session subjects (all students)
31Closing date for applications for direct admission for specified undergraduate courses, and for remaining honours courses, non-award and cross-institutional enrolment in Autumn session 2017
31Final closing date for local postgraduate coursework applications for Autumn session 2017
February
1UAC February Round 1 undergraduate offers e-released (from 7.30am)
3Census date for February session – last day to enrol or withdraw from subjects3
5Closing date (midnight) for UAC change of preference for February Round 2 undergraduate offers
9UAC February Round 2 undergraduate offers e-released (from 7.30am)
17Closing date for applications for UTS Elite Athlete Housing Scholarship (Sports Scholarships)2
17Summer session 2016 teaching ends (commenced 28 November 2016)
20Orientation for main calendar Autumn session (local students) commences (ends 10 March)
20–24Final StuVac for Summer session 20168
20–24Orientation for Calendar B Autumn session10
24Due date for payment of fees for continuing international students for Calendar B Autumn session
27Calendar B Autumn session commences10
27Centrally conducted examinations for Summer session 2016 commence (end 3 March)
27Deadline for continuing students to re-enrol in subjects for 2017 without penalty – late enrolment fee of $150 applies from 28 February
March
1UTS Careers Fair
2ActivateUTS O’day
3Centrally conducted examinations for Summer session 2016 end (commenced 27 February)
3February session ends (commenced 23 January)
6Last day to be admitted to a course or enrol in (add) subjects for Calendar B Autumn session 2017
6–10Orientation for main calendar Autumn session (international students)
8Last date to apply for name change (for graduation program and on-stage pronunciation) and pay outstanding fees/fines owed to UTS for graduation at Autumn 2017 graduation ceremonies
10ActivateUTS Summerfest
10Orientation for main calendar Autumn session (local students) ends (commenced 20 February)
10Release of results for February session
13Main calendar Autumn session commences
13March session commences (ends 21 April)
13Release of results for Summer session 2016
17Due date for payment of fees for continuing international students for main calendar Autumn session
17Last date for students to have a status of passed displayed in MyStudentAdmin for graduation at Autumn 2017 graduation ceremonies
22Due date for payment of fees for March session subjects (all students)
24Closing date for applications for UTS Elite Athlete Program (Sports Scholarships)2
24Last day to lodge an application for review of final assessment result for February session
27Census date for March session – last day to enrol or withdraw from subjects3
27Enrolment of new students for Autumn session 2017 ends (commenced 5 January)1
27Graduation registration opens (closes 3 April)
27Last day to be admitted to a course or enrol in (add) subjects for Autumn session 20171
27Last day to lodge an application for review of final assessment result for Summer session 2016
31Closing date for applications for admission to postgraduate research courses from international students for Spring session 2017
31Due date for payment of fees for local fee-paying students for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session
31Due date for payment of upfront or partial contributions for students in Commonwealth-supported Places for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session
31Enrolment of new graduate research students for Autumn session ends (commenced 1 January)1
April
3Graduation registration closes (opened 27 March)
10Census date for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session – last day to withdraw from coursework subjects or apply for leave of absence3,10
10–21NSW public school holidays
14Good Friday – public holiday
17Easter Monday – public holiday
18Applications for internal course transfer for Spring session 2017 open (close 13 June)
21Due date for payment of Student Services and Amenities Fee for all Commonwealth supported, local fee-paying and international coursework students for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session 2017
21March session ends (commenced 13 March)
24–30Mid-session StuVac for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session7,10
25ANZAC Day – public holiday
28Release of results for March session
May
1May session commences (ends 9 June)
2–16Graduation ceremonies, City campus
8Due date for payment of fees for May session subjects (all students)
12Census date for graduate research degree thesis subjects5
12Census date for May session – last day to enrol or withdraw from subjects3
12Examination timetable for centrally conducted examinations available for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session
12Last day for graduate research students to lodge an application to change attendance pattern, withdraw, or take leave of absence from thesis subjects for Autumn session
15Due date for payment of Student Services and Amenities Fee for local and international higher degree research students for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session 2017
31Closing date for applications for admission to undergraduate and postgraduate coursework from international students for Spring session 2017
31Closing date for local postgraduate research degree applications for Spring session 2017
31First round closing date for local postgraduate coursework applications for Spring session 2017
June
8Enrolment of new students for Spring session 2017 commences (to 7 August)1
9Last teaching day of main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session10
9May session ends (commenced 1 May)
12Queen's Birthday – public holiday
12–16Final StuVac for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session8,10
13Closing date for applications for internal course transfer for Spring session 2017 (opened 18 April)
16Release of results for May session
17Final Assessment Period commences (ends 1 July) for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session9,10
19July session commences (end 28 July)
24–29International graduation ceremonies (offshore)
30Closing date for direct applications for specified undergraduate courses and for non-award and cross-institutional applications in Spring session 2017
30Last day of Autumn session for graduate research students
30Last day to lodge an application for review of final assessment result for May session
July
1Enrolment period for new graduate research students for Spring session 2017 commences (to 25 August)1
1Start of Spring session for graduate research students
1Final Assessment Period ends (commenced 17 June) for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session9,10
3–14NSW public school holidays
7Closing date for international exchange outbound applications for Autumn session 2018
7Due date for payment of fees for July session subjects (all students)
7Farewell ceremony for international students completing studies in Autumn session 2017
10Final closing date for local postgraduate coursework applications for Spring session 2017
12Census date for July session – last day to enrol or withdraw from subjects3
12Final closing date (midnight) for undergraduate UAC applications for Spring session 2017
14UAC undergraduate offers for Spring session 2017 e-released (from 7.30am)
17Release of results for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session
21Undergraduate UAC offers for Spring session 2017 e-released (for TAFE applicants completing TAFE qualifications mid-year) (from 7.30am)
24Main calendar Spring session commences
24–28Orientation for main calendar Spring session and Calendar B Spring session10
26–27Supplementary centrally conducted examinations for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session
28Due date for payment of fees for continuing international students for main calendar Spring session and Calendar B Spring session10
28July session ends (commenced 19 June)
31Calendar B Spring session commences
31Last day to lodge an application for review of final assessment result for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session 2017
August
1–31UTS Careers: Festival of Future You
2Applications open for Commonwealth Learning Scholarships for 2018
2Applications open for UAC Equity Scholarships for 2018
2Applications open for undergraduate courses for 2018
3ActivateUTS Clubs Day
4Last date to apply for name change (for graduation program and on-stage pronunciation) and pay outstanding fees/fines owed to UTS for graduation at Spring 2017 graduation ceremonies
4Release of results for July session
7Enrolment of new students for Spring session 2017 ends (commenced 8 June)1
7Last day to be admitted to a course or to enrol in (add) subjects for main calendar Spring session and Calendar B Spring session 2017
8Engineering, IT and Construction Fair
8Internship and Volunteering Fair
11ActivateUTS Winterfest
14August session commences (ends 22 September)
15Due date for payment of fees for local fee-paying students for main calendar Spring session and Calendar B Spring session10
15Due date for payment of upfront or partial contributions for students in Commonwealth-supported Places for main calendar Spring session and Calendar B Spring session10
16Last date for students to have a status of passed displayed in MyStudentAdmin for graduation at Spring 2017 graduation ceremonies
18Last day to lodge an application for review of final assessment result for July session
20Closing date for applications for admission to postgraduate research courses from international students for Autumn session 2018
20Closing date for applications for International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS)2
21Due date for payment of fees for August session subjects (all students)
25Census date for main calendar Spring session, Calendar B Spring session and August session – last day to withdraw from coursework subjects or apply for leave of absence3,10
25Enrolment of new graduate research students for Spring session 2017 ends (commenced 1 July)1
25Graduation registration opens (closes 1 September)
26UTS Open Day, City campus
September
1Graduation registration closes (opened 25 August)
4Applications for internal course transfer open for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session 2018 (close 15 November)
5Applications open for postgraduate coursework programs, specified direct undergraduate courses and honours courses for 2018
5Due date for payment of Student Services and Amenities Fee for all Commonwealth-supported, local fee-paying and international coursework students for main calendar Spring session and Calendar B Spring session 2017
8Applications open for non-award and cross-institutional subjects for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session 2018
11–17Mid-session StuVac for main calendar Spring session7
22August session ends (commenced 14 August)
22Examination timetable for centrally conducted examinations available for main calendar Spring session and Calendar B Spring session
25Mid-session StuVac for Calendar B Spring session commences (ends 1 October)7,10
25NSW public school holidays commence (end 6 October)
29Closing date for on-time undergraduate UAC applications (late application fees apply for Autumn session 2018 after this date)
29Release of results for August session
October
1Mid-session StuVac for Calendar B Spring session ends (commenced 25 September)7,10
2Labour Day – public holiday
2October session commences (ends 10 November)
6NSW public school holidays end (commenced 25 September)
9Due date for payment of fees for October session subjects (all students)
9–16Graduation ceremonies, City campus
13Census date for graduate research degree thesis subjects5
13Census date for October session – last day to enrol or withdraw from subjects3
13Last day for graduate research students to lodge an application to change attendance pattern, withdraw, or take leave of absence from thesis subjects for Spring session
132018 University timetable published online
16Enrolment opens for continuing students
16Last day to lodge an application for review of final assessment result for August session
20Due date for payment of Student Services and Amenities Fee for all local and international higher degree research students for main calendar Spring session and Calendar B Spring session 2017
20Last teaching day of main calendar Spring session
23–27Final StuVac for main calendar Spring session8
28Final Assessment Period commences (ends 11 November) for main calendar Spring session – includes centrally conducted examinations9
30Enrolment opens for new postgraduate students
31Closing date for Australian Postgraduate Awards and University Doctoral Scholarships2
31Closing date for postgraduate research degree applications for Autumn session 2018
31First-round closing date for local postgraduate coursework applications for Autumn session 2018
November
10Last teaching day of Calendar B Spring session10
10October session ends (commenced 2 October)
11Final Assessment Period ends (commenced 28 October) for main calendar Spring session – includes centrally conducted examinations9
13–17Final StuVac for Calendar B Spring session8,10
14Final closing date for local postgraduate coursework applications for Summer session 2017
15Closing date for applications for internal course transfer for main calendar Autumn session and Calendar B Autumn session 2018 (opened 4 September)
17Closing date for international exchange outbound applications for Spring session 2018
17Farewell ceremony for international students completing studies in Spring session 2017
17Release of results for October session
18Final Assessment Period commences (ends 2 December) for Calendar B Spring session – includes centrally conducted examinations9,10
20December session commences (ends 29 December)
20Summer session 2017 commences (to 16 February 2018)
20–24Orientation for Summer session 2017
24Due date for payment of fees for continuing international students for Summer session 2017
27Due date for payment of fees for December session subjects (all students)
27Release of results for main calendar Spring session
30Closing date for application for admission to undergraduate and postgraduate coursework from international students for Autumn session 2018
December
1Applications open for 2018 UTS Elite Athlete Program (Sports Scholarships)2
1Applications open for 2018 UTS Elite Athlete Program Housing Scholarship (Sports Scholarships)2
1Census date for December session – last day to enrol or withdraw from subjects3
1Last day to lodge an application for review of final assessment result for October session
2Final Assessment Period ends (commenced 18 November) for Calendar B Spring session – includes centrally conducted examinations9,10
4Last day to be admitted to a course or to enrol in (add) subjects for Summer session 2017
6–7Supplementary centrally conducted examinations for main calendar Spring session
11Due date for payment of fees for local fee-paying students for Summer session 2017
11Due date for payment of upfront or partial contributions for students in Commonwealth-supported Places for Summer session 2017
11Last day to lodge application for review of final assessment result for Spring session 2017
14NSW Higher School Certificate (HSC) results released (from 6am)4
15Australian Tertiary Admission Ranks (ATARs) released by UAC (from 9am)4
18Release of results for Calendar B Spring session10
20Census date for Summer session 2017 – last day to withdraw from coursework subjects3
20NSW public school holidays commence (to 26 January 2018)
25Christmas Day – public holiday
25–31Mid-session StuVac for Summer session 20177
26Boxing Day – public holiday
29December session ends (commenced 20 November)
31Last day of Spring session for graduate research students

Footnote(s)

  1. Enrolment for new coursework students occurs online or on campus during designated enrolment sessions. New students accept their offer online via Starting at UTS. Enrolment for local research students occurs online via Enrolment. International research students enrol on campus at the Graduate Research School from the beginning of the enrolment period.
  2. Information about the application and closing dates for all scholarships is available via Scholarships.
  3. HECS-HELP, FEE-HELP, local award, and international fee payment information is available via Fees and Payment. Full financial liability applies after the census dates. For onshore and offshore census dates and details for all teaching sessions, see Academic year dates.
  4. Dates for the release of 2017 HSC results is available from NSW Government HSC and ATARs is available from UAC.
  5. Census dates for research degree students are later in the year for Autumn and Spring sessions due to the flexible start dates for these students at UTS. Full financial and load liability applies after these census dates.
  6. Census date: Last day to withdraw from a subject without incurring academic penalty and financial liability.
  7. Mid-session StuVac (Study vacation):
    Includes: one day on which formal classes may be scheduled to make up for those missed due to public holidays or University emergencies in the first half of the teaching session; activity-based learning such as field trips, etc.
    Students must be advised of these activities at the beginning of the teaching session as part of the subject outline.
    Does not include: formal classes; assessment submission deadlines; examinations.
    Students on professional experience placements do not participate in StuVac.
  8. Final StuVac (Study vacation):
    Includes: one day on which formal classes may be scheduled to make up for those missed due to public holidays or University emergencies in the second half of the teaching session; non-compulsory review/revision sessions for students.
    Does not include: formal classes; assessment deadlines.
    Faculties must not introduce any new material in this week (with the exception of the catch-up class schedule due to public holidays or University emergencies).
    Students on professional experience placements do not participate in StuVac.
  9. Final Assessment Period:
    Includes: centrally conducted examinations; faculty-based assessment and examinations; completion of projects and other major assessment works.
  10. Calendar B Autumn and Spring session dates apply to the following courses.

    Graduate School of Health

    • Master of Pharmacy (C04252)
    • Graduate Diploma in Pharmacy (C06100) (exit point from the Master of Pharmacy)
    • Graduate Certificate in Pharmacy (C11230) (exit point from the Master of Pharmacy)
    • Master of Clinical Psychology (C04300)
    • Master of Orthoptics (C04299)
    • Master of Good Manufacturing Practice (C04301)
    • Graduate Diploma in Good Manufacturing Practice (C06115)
    • Graduate Certificate in Good Manufacturing Practice (C11249)
    • Master of Physiotherapy (C04306) (subject to accreditation)

    Teacher Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Education (C10350)
    • Bachelor of Education Bachelor of Arts in International Studies (C10349)
    • Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Education (Honours) (C09082)
    • Bachelor of Education (Honours) in Primary Education (C09080)
    • Bachelor of Arts in Educational Studies (C10209)
    • Master of Applied Linguistics and TESOL (C04305)
    • Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (C04245)
    • Graduate Diploma in Applied Linguistics and TESOL (C06116)
    • Graduate Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (C07118)
    • Graduate Certificate in Applied Linguistics and TESOL (C11254)
    • Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (C11223)
    • Master of Teaching in Secondary Education (C04255)

    For students undertaking C10350, C09082 or C10349, the specific Teacher Education calendar (i.e. Calendar B Autumn and Spring sessions) applies for the education subjects and the Primary Teaching Session calendar applies for non-teacher education subjects.

Note

Information is correct as at July 2017. The University reserves the right to vary any information described in Principal dates 2017 without notice.