Academic Calendar (USC Melbourne/Sydney) 2021 - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Academic Calendar (USC Melbourne/Sydney) 2021

These dates are correct at time of publication, however, the University reserves the right to make changes where necessary.

Semester 1: 15 March–18 June

Date Action
15 March Classes commence
26 March

Last day to add a new course enrolment, swap courses or change classes 

Fee payment due date

5 April Census date—last day to drop courses or withdraw from study without a financial penalty or a Withdrawn without penalty (WN) academic result 
14 May Last day to drop courses or withdraw from study without incurring academic penalty (WF)
20 May-27 June  eVALU8 evaluation period open *
7-18 June Study break / Exam period
18 June End of semester
1 July  Release of Semester 1 results

Semester 2: 12 July–15 October

Date Action
12 July Classes commence
23 July

Last day to add a new course enrolment, swap courses or change classes 

Fee payment due date

2 August

Census date—last day to drop courses or withdraw from study without a financial penalty or a Withdrawn without penalty (WN) academic result

10 September

Last day to drop courses or withdraw from study without incurring academic penalty (WF)

16 September-24 October 

eVALU8 evaluation period open *

4-15 October Study break / Exam period
15 October End of semester
28 October Release of Semester 2 results

Semester 3: 8 November 2021–18 February 2022

Date Action
8 November Classes commence
19 November

Last day to add a new course enrolment, swap courses or change classes

Fee payment due date

29 November

Census date—last day to drop courses or withdraw from study without a financial penalty or a Withdrawn without penalty (WN) academic result

25 December-3 January 2022 Mid-semester break (TBC)
14 January Last day to drop courses or withdraw from study without incurring academic penalty (WF)
20 January-27 February 2022  eVALU8 evaluation period open *
7-18 February Study break / Exam period
18 February End of semester
3 March Release of Semester 3 results

* View eVALU8 Courses and Teaching for more information.