University of Sydney Handbooks - 2011 Archive

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Important dates

University semester and vacation dates for 2011

Summer/Winter School lectures Dates
Summer School – December program Begins: Monday 6 December 2010
Summer School – main program Begins: Tuesday 4 January 2011
Summer School – late January program Begins: Monday 17 January
Winter School – main program Begins: Monday 27 June

Semester One

International student orientation (Semester One) – STABEX Monday 14 February and Tuesday 15 February
International student orientation (Semester One) – full degree Wednesday 16 February and Thursday 18 February
Lectures begin Monday 28 February
AVCC Common Week/non-teaching Easter period Friday 22 April to Friday 29 April
International application deadline (Semester Two) * Thursday 29 April *
Last day of lectures Friday 3 June
Study vacation Monday 6 June to Friday 10 June
Examination period Tuesday 14 June to Saturday 25 June
Semester ends Saturday 25 June
AVCC Common Week/non-teaching period Monday 4 July to Friday 8 July

Semester Two

International student orientation (Semester Two) – STABEX Monday 18 July and Tuesday 19 July
International student orientation (Semester Two) – full degree Wednesday 21 July and Thursday 22 July
Lectures begin Monday 25 July
AVCC Common Week/non-teaching period Monday 26 September to Friday 30 September
Last day of lectures Friday 28 October
International application deadline (for Semester One 2011) * Saturday 29 October *
Study vacation Monday 31 October to Friday 4 November
Examination period Monday 7 November to Saturday 19 November
Semester ends Saturday 19 November

* Except for the faculties of Dentistry, Medicine and the Master of Pharmacy course. See for details.

Last dates for withdrawal or discontinuation for 2011

Semester Oneunits of study Dates
Last day to add a unit Friday 11 March
Last day for withdrawal Thursday 31 March
Last day to discontinue without failure (DNF) Friday 15 April
Last day to discontinue (Discontinued – Fail) Friday 3 June
Semester Twounits of study Dates
Last day to add a unit Friday 5 August
Last day for withdrawal Wednesday 31 August
Last day to discontinue without failure (DNF) Friday 9 September
Last day to discontinue (Discontinued - Fail) Friday 28 October
Last day to withdraw from a non-standard unit of study Census date of the unit, which cannot be earlier than 20 per cent of the
way through the period of time during which the unit is undertaken.
Public holidays Dates
Australia Day Wednesday 26 January
Good Friday Friday 22 April
Easter Monday Tuesday 26 April
Anzac Day Monday 25 April
Queen’s Birthday Monday 13 June
Labour Day Monday 3 October