Important dates 2013

January

1
New Year's Day
2
Summer School starts
2
University reopens
3
Info Day
4
UAC last date for change of main round preferences
26
Australia Day

February

25-26
Study Abroad and exchange students welcome and orientation (Semester 1)
26
Study Abroad and exchange students enrolment and social activities (Semester 1)
27
Orientation week starts

March

1
Orientation week ends
1
Summer School ends
4
Lectures begin (Semester 1)
15
Last day to add/enrol for a unit of study (Semester 1)
29
Good Friday
29
Universities Australia common vacation week/non-teaching Easter period starts
31
HECS census date (Semester 1)

April

1
Easter Monday
5
Universities Australia common vacation week/non-teaching Easter period ends
26
Last day to Discontinue Not Fail (Semester 1)

May

No events in May.

June

7
Last day of lectures (Semester 1)
7
Last day to Discontinue Fail (Semester 1)
10
Queen's Birthday
10-14
Study vacation (Semester 1)
17-29
Examination period (Semester 1)
29
Semester 1 ends

July

1-27
Winter School
8-12
Universities Australia common vacation week
29
Lectures begin (Semester 2)

August

9
Last day to add/enrol for a unit of study (Semester 2)
31
Open Day

September

13
Last day to Discontinue Not Fail (Semester 2)
27
Applications close for most University of Sydney scholarships
27
UAC close of on-time applications
30
Universities Australia common vacation week starts

October

4
Universities Australia common vacation week ends
7
Labour Day

November

1
Last day of lectures (Semester 2)
1
Last day to Discontinue Fail (Semester 2)
4-8
Study vacation (Semester 2)
11-23
Examination period (Semester 2)
23
Semester 2 ends

December

18
Christmas closedown begins
25
Christmas Day
26
Boxing Day