Academic Year 2018 (Extended Version)

Commence Week Semester Dates Public Holidays ACU Events Government School Term Dates 2018
ACT NSW Qld SA Vic
1 January 2018 1 Recess
Summer Term
New Year Holiday:
Monday
1 January 2018
      
8 January 2018 2 Recess
Summer Term
       
15 January 2018 3 Recess
Summer Term
       
22 January 2018 4 Recess
Summer Term
Australia Day:
Friday
26 January 2018
    Term 1 starts
Monday
22 January 2018
  
29 January 2018 5 Recess
Summer Term
   Term 1 starts
Friday
2 February 2018
Term 1 starts
Tuesday
30 January 2018
  Term 1 starts
Monday
29 January 2018
Term 1 starts
Monday
29 January 2018
5 February 2018 6 Recess        
12 February 2018 7 International
Orientation
Week
       
19 February 2018 8 Orientation
Week
       
26 February 2018 9 LW 1        
5 March 2018 10 LW 2        
12 March 2018 11 LW 3 Labour Day: Vic
Canberra Day: ACT
Adelaide Cup: SA
Monday
12 March 2018
      
19 March 2018 12 LW 4        
26 March 2018 13
LW 5
Good Friday:
30 March 2018
Semester 1 Census Date:
Saturday
31 March 2018
   Term 1 ends
Thursday
29 March 2018
  Term 1 ends
Saturday
31 March 2018
2 April 2018 14 UA Week
Recess
Easter Monday:
2 April 2018
      
9 April 2018 15 LW 6    Term 1 ends
Friday
13 April 2018
Term 1 ends
Friday
13 April 2018
  Term 1 ends
Friday
13 April 2018
 
16 April 2018 16 LW 7      Term 2 starts
Monday
16 April 2018
  Term 2 starts
Monday
16 April 2018
23 April 2018 17 LW 8 Anzac Day:
Wednesday
25 April 2018
      
30 April 2018 18 LW 9 Labour Day: Qld
Tuesday
1 May 2018
  Term 2 starts
Monday
30 April 2018
Term 2 starts
Tuesday
1 May 2018
  Term 2 starts
Monday
30 April 2018
 
7 May 2018 19 LW 10        
14 May 2018 20 LW 11        
21 May 2018 21 LW 12        
28 May 2018 22 Study
Week
       
4 June 2018 23 Exams        
11 June 2018 24 Exams Queen's Birthday: ACT/NSW/SA/Vic
Monday
11 June 2018
      
18 June 2018 25         
25 June 2018 26 Recess
Winter Term
     Term 2 ends
Friday
29 June 2018
  Term 2 ends
Friday
29 June 2018
2 July 2018 27 Recess
Winter Term
   Term 2 ends
Friday
6 July 2018
Term 2 ends
Friday
6 July 2018
  Term 2 ends
Friday
6 July 2018
 
9 July 2018 28 Recess
Winter Term
       
16 July 2018 29 Recess
Winter Term
     Term 3 starts
Monday
16 July 2018
  Term 3 starts
Monday
16 July 2018
23 July 2018 30

Orientation
Week
Winter Term

   Term 3 starts
Monday
23 July 2018
Term 3 starts
Tuesday
24 July 2018
  Term 3 starts
Monday
23 July 2018
 
30 July 2018 31 LW 1        
6 August 2018 32 LW 2 Royal National Show: Brisbane
Wednesday
8 August 2018
      
13 August 2018 33 LW 3        
20 August 2018 34 LW 4        
27 August 2018 35 LW 5   Semester 2 Census Date:
Friday
31 August 2018
     
3 September 2018 36 LW 6        
10 September 2018 37 LW 7        
17 September 2018 38 LW 8      Term 3 ends
Friday
21 September 2018
  Term 3 ends
Thursday
20 September 2018
24 September 2018 39 UA Week
Recess
Family & Community Day: ACT
Monday
24 September 2018
AFL Grand Final Day: Melbourne
Friday
28 September 2018
  Term 3 ends
Friday
28 September 2018
Term 3 ends
Friday
28 September 2018
  Term 3 ends
Friday
28 September 2018
 
1 October 2018 40 LW 9 Labour Day: ACT/NSW/SA
Queen's Birthday: Qld
Monday
1 October 2018
      
8 October 2018 41 LW 10      Term 4 starts
Monday
8 October 2018
  Term 4 starts
Monday
8 October 2018
15 October 2018 42 LW 11    Term 4 starts
Monday
15 October 2018
Term 4 starts
Monday
15 October 2018
  Term 4 starts
Monday
15 October 2018
 
22 October 2018 43 LW 12        
29 October 2018 44 Study
Week
       
5 November 2018 45 Exams Melbourne Cup: Vic
Tuesday
6 November 2018
      
12 November 2018 46 Exams        
19 November 2018 47         
26 November 2018 48 Recess
Summer Term
       
3 December 2018 49 Recess
Summer Term
       
10 December 2018 50 Recess
Summer Term
     Term 4 ends
Friday
14 December 2018
Term 4 ends
Friday
14 December 2018
 
17 December 2018 51

Recess
Summer Term

   Term 4 ends
Friday
21 December 2018
Term 4 ends
Wednesday
19 December 2018
   Term 4 ends
Thursday
20 December 2018
24 December 2017 52 Recess
Summer Term
Christmas Day:
Tuesday
25 December 2018
Boxing Day: ACT/NSW/Qld/Vic
Proclamation Day: SA
Wednesday
26 December 2018
      

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2018 Domestic non-research, non-standard study periods

Non-standard study periods are to be conducted as per the 2018 Study Periods approved by Academic Board on 31 August 2016.

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