Principal dates 2007

This section outlines important dates of which you must be aware. Consider highlighting those dates which apply to you for easy reference. The principal dates also include university holidays for the various campuses.

Principal dates vary according to campus:

All Australian campuses

Dates for all faculties* on all Australian campuses

*Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery students see also 'Exceptions and additional dates' below.

November 2006
30 Thur Semester two results released
December 2006
20 Wed University closes
January 2007
02 Tues University reopens
08 Mon Semester one 'Enrolment details and fee statement' published on the Web Enrolment System (WES)
15 Mon Census date for teaching periods: summer semester B (SSB-01) and summer A - semester 1 (SS-S1-01)
22 Mon Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations commence

Enrolment of first-year undergraduate students (VTAC) - first round begins
25 Thur Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations conclude

Enrolment of first-year undergraduate students (VTAC) - first round ends
26 Fri Australia Day (university closed)
February
08 Thur - 09 Fri Enrolment of first-year undergraduate students (VTAC) - second round
09 Fri Semester one fees due

Students who have not received their 'Enrolment details and fee statement' should contact their faculty to check their enrolment status

Last day to add semester one or full-year off-campus learning units without risk of late enrolment penalty
12 Mon - 14 Wed Registration for international students
15 Thur Census date for teaching periods: term 1 (T1-57) and trimester 1 (T1-58)
19 Mon Enrolment of first-year undergraduate students (VTAC) - third round (all campuses)
19 Mon- 23 Fri Orientation at Berwick, Clayton and Parkville campuses (First-year Parkville Bachelor of Medicinal Chemistry students will follow the Orientation program for the Faculty of Science at Clayton campus)
20 Tues - 23 Fri Orientation at Gippsland campus
21 Wed - 23 Fri Orientation at Caulfield campus
26 Mon Semester one teaching period commences
March
09 Fri Last day to add semester one or full-year on-campus units without risk of late enrolment penalty
31 Sat Census date for teaching periods: semester one (S1-01) and semester one (extended) (S1-32)

Last day to discontinue semester one units without 'discontinued' showing on academic record

Last day to discontinue semester one units without incurring fees relevant for semester one

Last day to discontinue full-year units without 'discontinued' showing on academic record
April
06 Fri Good Friday (university closed). Mid-semester vacation begins
09 Mon Easter Monday (university closed)
10 Tues Easter Tuesday (university closed)
13 Fri Last day of mid-semester vacation
18 Wed Semester one 'Commonwealth assistance notice' forwarded to Commonwealth-supported and/or assisted students
25 Wed Anzac Day (university closed)
30 Mon Census date for teaching periods: full-year (FY-01), full-year - extended (FY-32) and term 2 (T2-57)

Last day for discontinuation of semester one units with 'discontinued' showing on academic record

Semester one units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'

Last day to discontinue full-year units without incurring fees
May
02 Wed Last day for lodging disputed 'Commonwealth assistance notice' for semester one
June
01 Fri Semester one ends
04 Mon - 06 Wed Swot Vac
07 Thur Semester one examination period begins
11 Mon Semester two 'Enrolment details and fee statement' published on the Web Enrolment System (WES)
29 Fri Semester one examination period ends

Last day to add semester two off-campus learning units without risk of late enrolment penalty

Last day for submission of applications to graduate in semester two 2007
30 Sat Census date for teaching periods: trimester 2 (T2-58) and winter (WS-01)
July
02 Mon Mid-year enrolments begin
02 Mon - 04 Wed Registration for international students
06 Fri Mid-year enrolments end

Semester two fees due

Students who have not received their 'Enrolment details and fee statement' should contact their faculty to check their enrolment status
09 Sat - 13 Wed Various mid-year orientation activities during this week
13 Fri Semester one results released
16 Mon Semester two teaching period commences
27 Fri Last day to add semester two on-campus units without risk of late enrolment penalty
31 Tues Last day to discontinue full-year units with 'discontinued' showing on academic record. Full-year units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'
August
13 Mon Last day to discontinue semester two units without 'discontinued' on academic record
31 Fri Last day to discontinue semester two units without incurring fees

Census date for teaching periods: semester two (S2-01), semester two - extended (S2-32) and term 3 (T3-57)
September
17 Mon Last day to discontinue semester two units with 'discontinued' showing on the academic record

Semester two units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'
19 Wed Semester two 'Commonwealth assistance notice' forwarded to Commonwealth-supported and/or assisted students
24 Mon Mid-semester vacation begins
28 Fri Last day of mid-semester vacation
30 Sun Census date for teaching periods: Start semester two - finish semester one (S2-S1-01), start semester two - finish summer (S2-SS-01) and trimester 3 (T3-58)
October
03 Wed Last day for lodging disputed 'Commonwealth assistance notices' for semester two
08 Mon 2008 Re-enrolment commences for coursework award students. Closing dates to be advised in August 2007 via Monash email account
19 Fri Semester two ends
22 Mon - 24 Wed Swot Vac
25 Thur Semester two examination period begins
31 Wed Last day for submission of applications for postgraduate research scholarships

Census date for teaching period: term 4 (T4-57)
November
16 Fri Semester two examination period ends
30 Fri Last day for submission of applications to graduate in semester one 2008

Census date for teaching period: summer A (SSA-02)

Exceptions and additional dates for Australian campuses

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

All other dates for Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery students apply, excepting the dates of semesters and terms for Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery 2007 which are as follows:

First year Students follow the normal university calendar
Second year Semester one: 26 February to 8 June Semester two: 16 July to 26 October
Third year Semester one: 5 February to 15 June Semester two: 16 July to 23 November
Fourth year Semester one: 5 February to 20 June Semester two: 9 July to 23 November
Fifth year 22 January - 02 March
05 March - 13 April
16 April - 25 May
28 May - 06 July
09 July - 17 August
20 August - 28 September
01 October - 09 November
12 November - 16 November (proposed date) (Back to Base week)

Monash University Malaysia

Note those entries marked with and asterisk (*) are subject to change.

November 2006
30 Thur Semester two results release
December 2006
22 Fri Last day for application for admission for February 2007 intake (for International students currently not studying in Malaysia)
January 2007
01 Mon Public holiday - New Year's Day
08 Mon Last day for international students (currently not studying in Malaysia and without a valid student pass) commencing in semester one (February) to accept an offer of admission
20 Sat Public holiday - Awal Muharram
22 Mon Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations commence
26 Fri Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations conclude
February
01 Thur Public holiday - Thaipusam*
02 Fri Last day for application for admission for February 2007 intake (for Malaysian students and international students currently studying in Malaysia with a valid student pass), after which a late processing fee of RM100 applies
05 Mon Summer semester examinations commence
08 Thur Summer semester examinations conclude
09 Fri Last day for Malaysian students and international students (currently studying in Malaysia with a valid student pass) commencing in semester one (February) to apply for advanced standing
12 Mon Orientation week commences (all new students)*
13 Tue Course briefing (Business and Information Technology)*
14 Wed Course briefing (Engineering)*

Course briefing (Arts and Sciences)*
15 Thur Orientation week concludes*
16 Fri Last day for Malaysian students and international students (currently studying in Malaysia with a valid student pass) commencing in semester one (February) to accept an offer of admission, after which a late processing fee of RM100 applies
18 Sun Public holiday - Chinese New Year*
19 Mon Public holiday - Chinese New Year*
20 Tue Replacement of Public holiday
26 Mon Semester one teaching period commences
March
02 Fri Last day to pay all fees relevant to semester one, after which a late payment penalty of RM100 and a penalty of RM100 for every month of non-payment thereafter apply

Last day for Malaysian students to submit late application for admission for February 2007 intake
09 Fri Last day to add semester one or full-year units without risk of RM100 late penalty

Last day for late applicants to accept an offer of admission
14 Wed Semester one 'Enrolment statement' emailed to all new and continuing students
23 Fri Last day for discontinuation of semester one units or studies in order to qualify for a partial refund of fees relevant to semester one
30 Fri Last day to discontinue semester one or full-year units without 'discontinued' showing on the academic record
31 Sat Public holiday - Prophet Muhammad's Birthday
April
07 Sat Mid semester break begins
13 Fri Last day of mid-semester break
May
01 Tues Public holiday - Labour Day and Wesak Day*

Last day for discontinuation of semester one units with 'discontinued' showing on academic record

Semester one units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'
18 Fri Last day for application for admission for July 2007 intake (for International students currently not studying in Malaysia)
June
01 Fri Last day for international students (currently not studying in Malaysia) commencing in semester two (July) to accept offer of admission

Semester one ends
02 Sat Public holiday - King's Birthday*
04 Mon - 6 Wed Swot Vac
07 Thur Semester one examination period begins
22 Fri Last day for application for admission for July 2007 intake (for Malaysian students and international students currently studying in Malaysia with a valid student pass), after which a late processing fee of RM100 applies
29 Fri Semester one examination period ends

Last day for Malaysian students and international students (currently studying in Malaysia) commencing in semester two (July) to apply for advanced standing

Last day for submission of applications to graduate in 2007 Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Hong Kong ceremonies or in semester two 2007 Australia ceremonies, including the international ceremony in December 2007
July
06 Fri Last day for Malaysian students and international students (currently studying in Malaysia with a valid student pass) commencing in semester two (July) to accept offer of admission, after which a late processing fee of RM100 applies
09 Mon Orientation week commences (all new students)
10 Tue Course briefing (Business and Information Technology)*
11 Wed Course briefing (Engineering)*
12 Thur Course briefing (Science and Communication)*
13 Fri Orientation week concludes*
16 Mon Semester two teaching period commences
20 Fri Last day to pay all fees relevant to semester two, after which a late payment penalty of RM100 and a penalty of RM100 for every month of non-payment thereafter apply

Last day for Malaysian students to submit late application for admission for July 2007 intake
27 Fri Last day to add semester two units without risk of RM100 late penalty

Last day for late applicants to accept an offer of admission
31 Tues Last day to discontinue full-year units with 'discontinued' showing on academic record. Full-year units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'
August
08 Wed Semester two 'Enrolment statement' emailed to all new and continuing students
10 Fri Last day for discontinuation of any semester two unit or studies in order to qualify for a partial refund of fees relevant to semester two
13 Mon Last day to discontinue semester two units without 'discontinued' showing on academic record
31 Fri Public holiday - National Day
September
17 Mon Last day for discontinuation of semester two units with 'discontinued' showing on academic record. Semester two units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'
24 Mon Mid-semester break begins
28 Fri Last day of mid semester break
29 Sat Public holiday - Nuzul Al-Quran Day*
October
08 Mon 2008 Re-enrolment commences for coursework award students. Closing dates to be advised in August 2007 via Monash email account
13 Sat Public holiday - Hari Raya Puasa*
14 Sun Public holiday - Hari Raya Puasa*
15 Mon Replacement of Public holiday
19 Fri Semester two ends
22 Mon - 24 Wed Swot Vac
25 Thur Semester two examination period begins
November
08 Thur Public holiday - Deepavali*
16 Fri Semester two examination period ends
29 Thur Last day for submission of applications to graduate in semester one 2008 Australia ceremonies
December
11 Tue Public holiday - Birthday of the Sultan of Selangor*
20 Thur Public holiday - Hari Raya Qurban*
25 Tue Public holiday - Christmas

IIE MSA (South Africa)

November 2006
30 Thur Semester two results released
December 2006
23 Sat University closes
January 2007
22 Mon Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations commence
26 Fri Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations conclude
February
12 Mon Enrolment of Local first-year undergraduate and ADP students
13 Tues - 14 Wed Enrolment of international ADP students
15 Thur - 16 Fri Enrolment of international first-year undergraduate students
19 Mon Orientation begins
26 Mon Semester one fees due. Semester one teaching period commences
March
09 Fri Last day to add semester one or full-year units without risk of financial penalty
14 Wed Semester one 'Enrolment statement' issued to all new and continuing students
16 Fri Last day to report errors in 'Enrolment statement' to Student Service Centre
21 Wed Human Rights Day (university closed)
31 Fri Last day to discontinue semester one units without 'discontinued' showing on the academic record and without incurring liability for fees relevant to semester one.

Last day to discontinue all studies to qualify for a full refund of the student course fee relevant to semester one
April
06 Fri Good Friday (university closed)

Mid semester vacation begins
09 Mon Family Day (university closed)
13 Fri Last day of mid-semester vacation
27 Fri Freedom Day (university closed)
30 Mon Last day for discontinuation of semester one units with 'discontinued' showing on the academic record. Semester one units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'
May
01Tues Workers Day (university closed)
June
01 Fri Semester one ends
04 Mon - 06 Wed Swot Vac
07 Thur Semester one examination period begins
16 Sat Youth Day (university closed)
29 Fri Last day for submissions of applications to graduate in semester two, 2007

Semester one examination period ends
July
09 Mon Mid-year enrolment begins
12 Thur Mid-year enrolment ends

Semester one results released
13 Fri Orientation Day
16 Mon Semester two teaching period commences
27 Fri Last day to add semester two units without risk of financial penalty
30 Mon Semester two fees due for continuing students
August
09 Thur Women's Day (university closed)

Semester two 'Enrolment statement' despatched to all new and continuing students
13 Mon Last day to discontinue semester two units without 'discontinued' showing on the academic record
17 Fri Last day to report errors in 'Enrolment statement' to Student Service Centre
31 Fri Last day to discontinue all studies to qualify for a full refund of the student course fee relevant to semester two

Last day to discontinue semester two units without incurring liability for fees relevant to semester two
September
17 Mon Last day to discontinue any semester two units with 'discontinued' showing on the academic record. Semester two units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'
24 Mon Heritage Day (University Closed) Mid-semester vacation begins
28 Fri Last day of mid-semester vacation
October
08 Mon 2008 Re-enrolment commences for coursework award students. Closing dates to be advised in August 2007 via Monash email account
19 Fri Semester two ends
22 Mon - 24 Wed Swot Vac
25 Thur Semester two examination period begins
November
16 Fri Semester two examination period ends
30 Fri Last day for submission of applications to graduate in semester one 2008
December
17 Mon Day of Reconciliation (university closed)
25 Tues Christmas Day (university closed)
26 Wed Day of Goodwill (university closed)

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