Principal dates 2010

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

November 2009
30 Mon Last day for submission of applications to graduate in semester one 2010
December 2009
04 Fri Semester two results released
23 Wed University closes
January 2010
04 Mon University reopens
15 Fri Census date for teaching periods: summer semester B (SSB-01) and summer A - semester 1 (SS-S1-01)
13 Wed Semester one 'Enrolment details and fee statement' published on the Web Enrolment System (WES)
15 Fri Enrolment of postgraduate students (VTAC) - first round
25 Mon Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations commence
29 Fri Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations conclude
25 Mon Enrolment of first-year undergraduate students (VTAC) - first round begins
27 Wed Enrolment of postgraduate students (VTAC) - second round
29 Fri Enrolment of first-year undergraduate students (VTAC) - first round ends
February
8 Mon Summer semester examinations commence
11 Thur - 12 Fri Enrolment of first-year undergraduate students (VTAC) - second round
11 Thur Summer semester examinations end
12 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
15 Mon Census date for teaching periods: term 1 (T1-57) and trimester 1 (T1-58)
15 Mon - 17 Wed Enrolments for international students
22 Mon - 26 Fri Orientation at all Australian campuses - dates and times will vary from campus to campus
March
01 Mon Semester one teaching period commences
12 Fri Last day to add semester one or full-year on-campus units without risk of late enrolment penalty
31 Wed Census date for teaching periods: semester one (S1-01) and semester one (extended) (S1-32)

Last day to discontinue semester one units without 'withdrawn' showing on academic record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Last day to discontinue full-year units without 'withdrawn' showing on academic record
April
02 Fri Good Friday (University closed)

Mid-semester vacation begins
05 Mon Easter Monday (University closed)
06 Tues Easter Tuesday (University closed)
09 Fri Last day of mid-semester vacation
21 Wed Semester one 'Commonwealth assistance notice' forwarded to Commonwealth-supported and/or FEE-HELP students
26 Mon Anzac Day Public Holiday (University closed in lieu of Anzac Day on Sunday 25 April)
29 Thur Semester one exam timetable published
30 Fri Census date for teaching periods: full-year (FY-01), full-year - extended (FY-32) and term 2 (T2-57)

Last day to discontinue full-year units without incurring fees
May
02 Sun Last day for discontinuation of semester one units with 'withdrawn' showing on academic record. Semester one units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'
05 Wed Last day for lodging disputed 'Commonwealth assistance notice' for semester one
26 Wed Semester two 'Enrolment details and fee statement' published on the Web Enrolment System (WES). See Web Enrolment System
31 Mon Last day for submission of applications for 2010 mid-year postgraduate research scholarships
June
04 Fri Semester one ends

Last day for discontinuation of semester one units with 'withdrawn fail' on academic record. Semester one units cannot be discontinued after this date
07 Mon - 09 Wed Swot Vac
10 Thur Semester one examination period begins
30 Wed Census date for teaching periods: trimester 2 (T2-58) and winter (WS-01)

Last day for submission of applications to graduate in semester two 2010
July
02 Fri Semester one examination period ends

Last day to add semester two off-campus learning units without risk of late enrolment penalty
05 Mon Mid-year enrolments begin

Enrolment for international students commences
07 Wed Enrolment for international students concludes
09 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
12 Mon - 16 Fri Mid-year Orientation
16 Fri Publish semester one results
19 Mon Semester two teaching period commences
30 Fri Last day to add semester two on-campus units without risk of late enrolment penalty
August
01 Sun Coursework scholarship applications for 2011 open

Last day to discontinue full-year units with 'withdrawn' showing on academic record. Full-year units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'
16 Mon Last day to discontinue semester two units without 'withdrawn' on academic record
Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations commence
20 Fri Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations conclude
31 Tues 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
16 Thur Semester two exam timetable published
19 Sun Last day to discontinue semester two units with 'Withdrawn' showing on the student's academic record. Semester two units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'
22 Wed Semester two 'Commonwealth assistance notice' forwarded to Commonwealth-supported and FEE-HELP students
27 Mon Mid-semester vacation begins
30 Thur 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
01 Fri Last day of mid-semester vacation
06 Wed Last day for lodging disputed 'Commonwealth assistance notices' for semester two
11 Mon 2011 re-enrolment commences for coursework award and HDR students. Closing dates to be advised in August 2010 via Monash student email account
22 Fri Semester two ends

Last day for discontinuation of semester two or full year units with 'withdrawn fail' showing on academic record. Semester two and full year units cannot be discontinued after this date
25 Mon - 27 Wed Swot Vac
28 Thur Semester two examination period begins
31 Sun Last day for submission of applications for 2011 postgraduate research scholarships
31 Sun Census date for teaching period: term 4 (T4-57)

Coursework scholarship applications for 2011 close
November
10 Wed Final date for submission of supporting documentation for 2011 coursework scholarship applications
19 Fri Semester two examination period ends
30 Tues Last day for submission of applications to graduate in semester one 2011
December
03 Fri Semester two results released
31 Thur Census date for teaching period: summer A (SSA-02)

Exceptions and additional dates

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

The dates of teaching periods for Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery* 2010 are as follows:

Clayton and Bendigo students
First and second year Semester one: 1 March to 11 June
Semester two: 19 July to 28 October
Third year Semester one: 1 February to 11 June
Semester two: 12 July to 11 November
Fourth year Semester one: 1 February to 4 June
Semester two: 5 July to 5 November
Fifth year 25 January - 5 March
08 March - 16 April
19 April - 28 May
31 May - 09 July
12 July - 20 August
23 August - 1 October
04 October - 12 November
15 November - 19 November (Back to Base week)
MBBS students at the Gippsland campus
First year Semester one: 27 January to 4 June
Semester two: 5 July to 12 November
Second year Semester one: 1 February to 11 June
Semester two: 12 July - 1 November
Third year Semester one: 1 Feb to 4 June
Semester two: 5 July to 5 November
MBBS students at Monash University Malaysia
First year Semester one: 1 March to 11 June
Semester two: 19 July to 28 October
Second year Semester one: 1 March to 11 June
Semester two: 19 July to 28 October
Third year Semester one: 1 February to11 June
Semester two : 5 July to 11 November
Fourth Year Semester one: 1 February to 25 June
Semester two: 12 July to 4 November
Fifth Year 25 January - 5 March
08 March - 16 April
19 April - 28 May
31 May - 09 July
12 July - 20 August
23 August - 1 October
04 October - 12 November
15 November - 26 November (Back to Base week)

Monash University Malaysia

The following information is applicable to new and returning students enrolling in semester one and/or semester two 2010.
New students who commence in August 2010 need to refer to the principal dates for the study period between Aug 2010 and Jan 2011).

* Asterisk indicates entry subject to change

November 2009
30 Mon Last day for submission of applications to graduate in semester one 2010
December 2009
04 Fri Semester two results released
January 2010
01 Fri Public holiday - New Year's Day
25 Mon Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations commence
29 Fri Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations conclude
30 Sat Public holiday - Thaipusam*
February
08 Mon Summer semester examinations commence
10 Wed Summer semester examinations conclude
12 Fri Last day to add semester one or full-year off-campus learning units without risk of late enrolment penalty
14 Sun Public Holiday - Chinese New Year*
15 Mon Public Holiday - Chinese New Year*
16 Tues Replacement of Holiday
22 Mon Orientation week commences (all new students)*
26 Fri Orientation week concludes*

Public holiday - Prophet Muhammad's Birthday
March
01 Mon Semester one teaching period commences
04 Thu Release of summer semester results
05 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
12 Fri Last day to add semester one or full-year units without risk of late enrolment penalty
31 Wed Last day to discontinue semester one or full-year units without 'withdrawn' showing on the student's academic record

Last day for discontinuation of semester one units or studies in order to qualify for a partial refund of fees relevant to semester one
April
05 Mon Mid semester break begins
09 Fri Last day of mid-semester break
29 Thur Semester one exam timetable published
May
01 Sat Public Holiday - Labour Day*
02 Sun Last day for discontinuation of semester one units with 'withdrawn' showing on academic record. Semester one units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'
28 Fri Public holiday - Wesak Day*
June
04 Fri Semester one ends

Last day for discontinuation of semester one units with 'withdrawn fail' on academic record. Semester one units cannot be discontinued after this date
05 Sat Public holiday - King's Birthday*
07 Mon - 09 Wed Swot Vac
10 Thu Semester one examination period begins
30 Wed Last day for submission of applications to graduate in semester two 2010

Kuala Lumpur and Australia ceremonies, including the international ceremony in December 2010
July
02 Fri Semester one examination period ends
05 Mon Mid year enrolments begin
09 Fri Mid year enrolments end
12 Mon - 16 Fri Orientation week
16 Fri Semester one results released
19 Mon Semester two teaching period commences
23 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
30 Fri Last day to add semester two units without risk of late enrolment penalty
August
01 Sun Last day to discontinue full-year units with 'withdrawn' showing on academic record. Full-year units discontinued after this date will show as a 'fail'
13 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
16 Mon Last day to discontinue semester two units without 'withdrawn' showing on academic record

Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations commence
20 Fri Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations conclude
27 Fri Public holiday - Nuzul Al-Quran Day
31 Tue Public holiday - National Day
September
10 Fri-11 Sat Public holiday - Hari Raya Puasa*
16 Thur Publish semester two exam timetable

Public holiday - Malaysia Day
19 Sun Last day for discontinuation of semester two units with 'withdrawn' showing on academic record
27 Mon Mid-semester break begins
October
01 Fri Last day of mid semester break
11 Mon 2011 re-enrolment commences for coursework award students. Closing dates to be advised in August 2010 via Monash email account
22 Fri Semester two ends

Last day for discontinuation of semester two or full year units with 'withdrawn fail' showing on academic record. Semester two and full year units cannot be discontinued after this date
25 Mon- 27 Wed Swot Vac
28 Thur Semester two examination period begins
November
05 Fri Public holiday - Deepavali*
17 Wed Public holiday - Hari Raya Qurban*
19 Fri Semester two examination period ends
30 Tues Last day for submission of applications to graduate in semester one 2011 Kuala Lumpur and Australian ceremonies
December
03 Fri Semester two results released
07 Tue Public holiday - Awal Muharam
11 Sat Public holiday - Birthday of the Sultan of Selangor*
25 Sat Public holiday - Christmas

IIE MSA (South Africa)

To be advised.

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