The University of Newcastle, Australia

Upcoming key staff dates

Feb 21st Staff pay day
Feb 22nd Summer Term 3 - Fully graded date
Feb 22nd Summer Term 2 - Fully graded date
Feb 22nd Summer Term 1 - Fully graded date
Feb 25th Semester 1 - Commences
Feb 25th Singapore Semester 1 - Commences
Mar 1st Trimester 1 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Mar 4th Vice-Chancellor's Commencement Speech
Mar 7th Staff pay day
Mar 8th Singapore Semester 1 - Last Day to add a course through MyHub without approval
Mar 8th International Women's Day
Mar 15th Harmony Week

March 15th - March 21st

Mar 17th National Close the Gap Day
Mar 17th St Patrick's Day
Mar 21st Close the Gap Day
Mar 21st Staff pay day
Mar 22nd Singapore Semester 1 - Census date

End of late enrolment period requiring Course Coordinator approval.

Mar 22nd Semester 1 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Mar 30th Earth Hour
Mar 31st Census date for Research Higher Degree students
Mar 31st Transgender Day of Visibility
Apr 4th Staff pay day
Apr 5th Newcastle Writers Festival

April 5th - April 7th

Apr 7th Daylight Saving Time ends
Apr 12th Callaghan Graduation
Apr 14th Singapore Trimester 1 - Last day of teaching

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty (WW grade). FF grades after this date.

Apr 15th Singapore Semester 1 - Mid term break

April 15th - April 26th

Apr 15th Singapore Trimester 1 - Examinations

April 15th - April 26th

Apr 15th Semester 1 - Recess

April 15th - April 26th

Includes Easter and ANZAC holiday.

Apr 18th Staff pay day
Apr 19th Good Friday
Apr 22nd Easter Monday
Apr 22nd Earth Day
Apr 23rd University Concession Day
Apr 25th ANZAC Day Public Holiday
Apr 26th Trimester 1 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty.

Apr 26th Singapore Trimester 1 - Concludes
Apr 29th Semester 1 - Resumes
May 1st Labour Day Public Holiday, SIngapore

Singapore public holiday

May 2nd Staff pay day
May 2nd Trimester 1 - Examinations

May 2nd - May 10th

May 6th Singapore Trimester 2 - Commences
May 6th Ramadan

May 6th - June 4th

May 9th Singapore Trimester 1 - Results released

Fully graded date

May 9th Ramadan Iftar Celebrations
May 12th Mother's Day
May 13th Singapore Trimester 1 - Supplimentary examinations

May 13th - May 17th

Special exam period

May 15th International Day of Families
May 16th Staff pay day
May 17th Singapore Trimester 2 - End of late enrolment period

No courses can be added after this date without Course Coordinator approval.

May 17th Trimester 1 - Results released

Fully graded date

May 19th Vesak Day
May 20th Trimester 2 - Commences
May 20th Vesak Day Public Holiday

Singapore public holiday

May 26th Sorry Day
May 27th Reconciliation Week

May 27th - June 3rd

May 30th Staff pay day
May 31st Singapore Trimester 2 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Jun 4th Central Coast Graduation
Jun 5th Hari Raya Puasa

Singapore public holiday

Jun 7th Singapore Semester 1 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty.

Jun 10th Queen's Birthday Public Holiday
Jun 11th Trimester 1 - Supplementary examinations

June 11th - June 14th

Jun 11th Semester 1 - Examinations

June 11th - June 28th

Jun 11th Singapore Semester 1 - Examinations

June 11th - June 28th

Jun 13th Staff pay day
Jun 14th Trimester 2 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty

Jun 17th Singapore Trimester 2 - Mid term break

June 17th - June 23rd

Jun 27th Staff pay day
Jul 1st Mid-year recess

July 1st - July 26th

Jul 11th Staff pay day
Jul 12th Singapore Semester 1 - Results released (fully graded date)
Jul 12th Semester 1 - Results released

Fully graded date

Jul 14th Semester 2 - Postgraduate applications close
Jul 22nd Semester 1 - Supplementary examinations

July 22nd - July 26th

Jul 25th Staff pay day
Jul 29th Semester 2 - Commences
Jul 29th Singapore Semester 2 - Commences
Aug 1st Respect Now Always Anniversary
Aug 5th Education Week NSW
Aug 8th Staff pay day
Aug 9th Semester 2 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Aug 9th Trimester 2 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Aug 9th National Day of Singapore

Singapore public holiday

Aug 9th Autonomy Day
Aug 9th Singapore Semester 2 - Last day to add a course through MyHub without approval
Aug 10th National Science Week
Aug 11th Singapore Trimester 2 - Last day of teaching

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty (WW grades). FF grades after this date.

Aug 11th Hari Raya Haji
Aug 12th Hari Raja Haji Public Holiday

Singapore public holiday

Aug 13th Singapore Trimester 2 - Examinations

August 13th - August 23rd

Aug 15th Trimester 2 - Examinations

August 15th - August 23rd

Aug 22nd Staff pay day
Aug 23rd Singapore Trimester 2 - Concludes
Aug 23rd Semester 2 - Census Date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Aug 23rd Singapore Semester 2 - Census date

End of late enrolment period requiring Course Coordinator approval.

Aug 30th Trimester 2 - Results released

Fully grade date

Aug 31st Census date for Research Higher Degree students
Sep 1st Father's Day
Sep 2nd Trimester 3 - Commences
Sep 2nd Singapore Trimester 3 - Commences
Sep 5th Singapore Trimester 2 - Results released (Fully Graded Date)
Sep 5th Staff pay day
Sep 8th International Literacy Day
Sep 9th Singapore Trimester 2 - Supplementary examinations

September 9th - September 13th

Special exam period

Sep 12th RU OK Day
Sep 13th Singapore Trimester 3 - End of late enrolment period

No courses can be added after this date without Course Coordinator approval

Sep 13th Trimester 2 - Supplementary examinations

September 13th - September 18th

Sep 19th Staff pay day
Sep 27th Trimester 3 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty

Sep 27th Singapore Trimester 3 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Sep 30th Singapore Semester 2 - Mid term break

September 30th - October 11th

Oct 1st International Coffee Day
Oct 3rd Callaghan Graduation
Oct 3rd Staff pay day
Oct 6th Daylight Saving Time starts
Oct 7th Labour Day Public Holiday
Oct 10th World Mental Health Day
Oct 14th Semester 2 - Resumes
Oct 14th Singapore Trimester 3 - Mid term break

October 14th - October 20th

Oct 17th Staff pay day
Oct 27th Deepavali
Oct 28th Deepavali Public Holiday

SIngapore public holiday.

Oct 31st Halloween
Oct 31st Staff pay day
Nov 5th Melbourne Cup
Nov 8th Intersex Day of Solidarity
Nov 8th Semester 2 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty.

Nov 8th Singapore Semester 2 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty.

Nov 11th Semester 2 - Examinations

November 11th - November 29th

Nov 11th Singapore Semester 2 - Examinations

November 11th - November 29th

Nov 12th National Recycling Week

November 12th - November 16th

Nov 14th World Diabetes Day
Nov 14th Staff pay day
Nov 22nd Trimester 3 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Nov 22nd White Ribbon Day
Nov 22nd Supercars Coates Hire Newcastle 500

November 22nd - November 24th

Nov 23rd Singapore Graduation
Nov 25th International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
Nov 28th Trimester 3 - Examinations

November 28th - December 6th

Nov 28th Staff pay day
Dec 3rd International Day for People with a Disability
Dec 6th Singapore Semester 2 - Results released (fully graded date)
Dec 6th Semester 2 - Results released

Fully graded date

Dec 8th Singapore Trimester 3 - Last day of teaching

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty (WW grade). FF grades after this date.

Dec 9th Singapore Trimester 3 - Examinations
Dec 12th Staff pay day
Dec 13th Trimester 3 - Results released

Fully graded date

Dec 16th Semester 2 - Supplementary examinations

December 16th - December 20th

Dec 19th Singapore Trimester 3 - Concludes
Dec 25th Christmas Day
Dec 26th Boxing Day
Dec 26th Staff pay day
Dec 27th University Concession Day
Dec 30th University Concession Day
Dec 31st University Concession Day
Jan 10th Singapore Trimester 3 - Results released

Fully Graded Results

Jan 15th Trimester 3 Supplement Examinations

January 15th - January 18th

Jan 15th Singapore Trimester 3 - Supplementary Examinations

January 15th - January 21st

Special exam period

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