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Academic Calendar 2012

The Academic Calendar contains the dates for standard enrolment events, key study periods and holidays. It is created up to three years in advance.

Study Periods


Academic Calendar Semester One 2012

Important Dates

Week Commencing

Details

Notes  

Monday 20 February 2012

Orientation Week

Monday 27 February 2012

1

Teaching Week 1

Monday 5 March 2012

2

Teaching Week 2

Monday 12 March 2012

3

Teaching Week 3

Monday 19 March 2012

4

Teaching Week 4

Monday 26 March 2012

5

Teaching Week 5

Monday 2 April 2012

6

Teaching Week 6

Good Friday Public Holiday 6 April

Monday 9 April 2012

7

Tuition Free Week

Easter Monday Public Holiday 9 April
Easter Tuesday Uni Holiday 10 April

Monday 16 April 2012

8

Teaching Week 7

 

Monday 23 April 2012

9

Teaching Week 8

ANZAC Day Public Holiday 25 April

Monday 30 April 2012

10

Teaching Week 9

Monday 7 May 2012

11

Teaching Week 10

Monday 14 May 2012

12

Teaching Week 11

Monday 21 May 2012

13

Teaching Week 12

Monday 28 May 2012

14

Study Week

Monday 4 June 2012

15

Examinations Week 1

Monday 11 June 2012

16

Examinations Week 2

Monday 18 June 2012

17

 

Monday 25 June 2012

18

 

Monday 2 July 2012

19

Results Release
Wednesday 4 July

Important Dates Semester One 2012

28 February - 17 June 2012

Semester One

10 November 2011

Earliest enrolment via eStudent

2 January 2012

New Years Day Public Holiday (observed)

23 January

Chinese New Year (not observed as a holiday)

26 January

Australia Day Public Holiday (observed)

20 - 24 February

Orientation Week (Bentley)

22 - 24 February

International WASM Kalgoorlie Orientation (for new international Western Australian School of Mines students)

24 February

WASM Kalgoorlie Orientation day

27 February

Start of Semester One

2 March

Last day for addition of Semester One units

2 March

Due date for payment of Semester One student fees

5 March

Labour Day Public Holiday - WA (not observed by Curtin)

23 March

Census Date (last day to withdraw from Semester One units without penalty*)

24 March - 4 May

Final period for withdrawal from Semester One units (with penalty*)

2 - 20 April

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

6 April

Good Friday Public Holiday (observed)

9 April - 13 April

Tuition Free Week (including Easter)

9 April

Easter Monday Public Holiday (observed)

10 April

Easter Tuesday Public Holiday (observed)

25 April

ANZAC Day Public Holiday (observed)

7 May (until 17 June)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

28 May - 1 June

Study week

4 - 15 June

Semester One examinations

4 June

Foundation Day Public Holiday - WA (not observed by Curtin)

17 June (open since 7 May)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

4 July

Results publication

4 July

eVALUate online reports available

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.

Academic Calendar Semester Two 2012

Important Dates

Week Commencing

Details

Notes  

Monday 9 July 2012

 

Orientation Week

Monday 16 July 2012

1

Teaching Week 1

Monday 23 July 2012

2

Teaching Week 2

Monday 30 July 2012

3

Teaching Week 3

Monday 6 August 2012

4

Teaching Week 4

Monday 13 August 2012

5

Teaching Week 5

Monday 20 August 2012

6

Teaching Week 6

Monday 27 August 2012

7

Tuition Free Week

Monday 3 September 2012

8

Teaching Week 7

Monday 10 September 2012

9

Teaching Week 8

Monday 17 September 2012

10

Teaching Week 9

Monday 24 September 2012

11

Teaching Week 10

Monday 1 October 2012

12

Teaching Week 11

 

Monday 8 October 2012

13

Teaching Week 12

Monday 15 October 2012

14

Study Week

Monday 22 October 2012

15

Examinations Week 1

 

Monday 29 October 2012

16

Examinations Week 2

Monday 5 November 2012

17

 

Monday 12 November 2012

18

 

Monday 19 November 2012

19

Results Release
Wednesday 21 November

 

Important Dates Semester Two 2012



16 July - 2 November 2012 Semester Two

9 - 13 July

Orientation Week (Bentley)

13 July

WASM Kalgoorlie Orientation Day (Orientation for new Western Australian School of Mines students)

16 July

Start of Semester Two

20 July

Last day for addition of Semester Two units

20 July

Due date for payment of Semester Two student fees

5 August

Curtin Open Day

10 August

Census Date (last day to withdraw from Semester Two units without penalty*)

11 August - 21 September

Final period for withdrawal from Semester Two units (with penalty*)

20 August - 7 September

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

27 - 31 August

Tuition Free Week

24 September (until 4 November)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

1 October

Queens Birthday Public Holiday - WA (not observed by Curtin)

7 October

John Curtin Day

15 - 19 October

Study Week

22 October - 2 November

Semester Two examinations

4 November (open since 24 September)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

21 November

Results publication

21 November

eVALUate online reports available

10 December

Deadline for 2012 Re-enrolment

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.

Academic Calendar Summer Period 2012

Important Dates

Week Commencing

Details

Notes  

Monday 3 December 2012

 

Teaching Week 1

Monday 10 December 2012

 

Teaching Week 2

Monday 17 December 2012

 

Teaching Week 3

Monday 24 December 2012

 

Tuition Free Week 1

Christmas and Boxing Day Public Holidays 25 and 26 January

Monday 31 December 2012

 

Tuition Free Week 2

New Years Day Public Holiday 1 January 2013

Monday 7 January 2013

 

Teaching Week 4

Monday 14 January 2013

 

Teaching Week 5

Monday 21 January 2013

 

Teaching Week 6

 

Monday 28 January 2013

 

Teaching Week 7

Australia Day Public Holiday 28 January

Monday 4 February 2013

 

Examinations Week

Monday 11 February 2013

 

 

Monday 18 February 2013

 

Results Release
Wednesday 20 February

Important Dates Summer Period 2012



19 December 2011 - 10 February 2012 Summer School

1 November 2011

Earliest enrolment via eStudent

19 December 2011

Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

23 December

Due date for payment of student fees

6 January 2012

Census Date (last date to withdraw without penalty*)

9 - 20 January

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

23 January (until 19 February)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

19 February (open since 23 January)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

22 February

Results publication

12 March

eVALUate online reports available

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


16 January - 20 April 2012 Trimester 1

10 November 2011

Earliest enrolment via eStudent

20 January 2012

Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

20 January

Due date for payment of student fees

10 February

Census Date (last date to withdraw without penalty*)

10 February - 16 March

Final period for withdrawal from Trimester 1 units (with penalty*)

26 - 30 March

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

2 April (until 22 April)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

22 April (open since 2 April)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

2 May

Results publication

7 May

eVALUate online reports available

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


7 May - 10 August 2012 Trimester 2

10 November 2011

Earliest enrolment via eStudent

11 May 2012

Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

11 May

Due date for payment of student fees

1 June

Census Date (last date to withdraw without penalty*)

2 - 6 July

Final period for withdrawal from Trimester 2 units (with penalty*)

16 - 20 July

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

23 July (until 12 August)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

12 August (open since 23 July)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

22 August

Results publication

27 August

eVALUate online reports available

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


27 August - 30 November 2012 Trimester 3

10 November 2011

Earliest enrolment via eStudent

31 August 2012

Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

31 August

Due date for payment of student fees

21 September

Census Date (last date to withdraw without penalty*)

22 September - 26 October

Final period for withdrawal from Trimester 3 units (with penalty*)

5 - 9 November

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

12 November (until 2 December)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

2 December (open since 12 November)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

12 December

Results publication

19 December

eVALUate online reports available

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


2 January - 17 February 2012 Study Period 1

10 November 2011

Earliest enrolment via eStudent

6 January 2012

Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

6 January

Due date for payment of student fees

9 - 20 January

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

13 January

Census Date (last date to withdraw from Study Period 1 units*)

23 January (until 19 February)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

19 February (open since 23 January)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

7 March

Results publication

12 March

eVALUate online reports available

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


30 January - 16 March 2012 Study Period 2

10 November 2011

Earliest enrolment via eStudent

3 February 2012

Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

3 February

Due date for payment of student fees

10 February

Census Date (last date to withdraw from Study Period 2 units*)

4 April

Results publication

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


5 March - 20 April 2012 Study Period 3
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent
9 March 2012 Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

9 March

Due date for payment of student fees

16 March Census Date (last date to withdraw from Study Period 3 units*)

26 - 30 March

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

2 April (until 22 April)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

22 April (open since 2 April)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

7 May

eVALUate online reports available

9 May Results publication

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


2 April - 18 May 2012 Study Period 4
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent

2 - 20 April 2012

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

6 April Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

6 April

Due date for payment of student fees

7 May (until 17 June)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

13 April Census Date (last date to withdraw from Study Period 4 units*)
6 June Results publication

17 June (open since 7 May)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

4 July

eVALUate online reports available

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


30 April - 15 June 2012 Study Period 5
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent

2 - 20 April 2012

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

4 May Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

4 May

Due date for payment of student fees

7 May (until 17 June)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

11 May Census Date (last date to withdraw from Study Period 5 units*)

17 June (open since 7 May)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

4 July Results publication

4 July

eVALUate online reports available

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


4 June - 20 July 2012 Study Period 6
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent
8 June 2012 Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

8 June

Due date for payment of student fees

15 June Census Date (last date to withdraw from Study Period 6 units*)
8 August Results publication

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


2 July - 17 August 2012 Study Period 7
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent
6 July 2012 Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

6 July

Due date for payment of student fees

13 July Census Date (last date to withdraw from Study Period 7 units*)

16 - 20 July

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

23 July (until 12 August)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

12 August (open since 23 July)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

27 August

eVALUate online reports available

5 September Results publication

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


30 July - 14 September 2012 Study Period 8
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent
3 August 2012 Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

3 August

Due date for payment of student fees

10 August Census Date (last date to withdraw from Study Period 8 units*)
3 October Results publication

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


3 September - 19 October 2012 Study Period 9
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent

20 August - 7 September 2012

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

7 September Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

7 September

Due date for payment of student fees

14 September Census Date (last date to withdraw from Study Period 9 units*)

24 September (until 4 November)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

4 November (open since 24 September)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

7 November Results publication

21 November

eVALUate online reports available

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


1 October - 16 November 2012 Study Period 10
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent
5 October 2012 Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

5 October

Due date for payment of student fees

12 October Census Date (last date to withdraw from Study Period 10 units*)

5 - 9 November

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

12 November (until 2 December)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

2 December (open since 12 November)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

5 December Results publication

19 December

eVALUate online reports available

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


5 November - 21 December 2012 Study Period 11
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent
9 November 2012 Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

9 November

Due date for payment of student fees

16 November Census Date (last date to withdraw from Study Period 11 units*)
9 January 2012 Results publication

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


3 December 2012 - 18 January 2013

Study Period 12
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent
7 December 2012 Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

7 December

Due date for payment of student fees

14 December Census Date (last date to withdraw from Study Period 12 units*)
6 February 2013 Results publication

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


2 January - 30 March 2012 Quarter 1
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent
6 January 2012 Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

6 January

Due date for payment of student fees

27 January Census Date (last date to withdraw without penalty*)
28 January - 24 February Final period for withdrawal from Quarter 1 units (with penalty*)
18 April Results publication

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


2 April - 29 June 2012 Quarter 2
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent

2 - 20 April

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

6 April 2012 Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

6 April

Due date for payment of student fees

27 April Census Date (last date to withdraw without penalty*)

7 May (until 17 June)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

28 April - 25 May Final period for withdrawal from Quarter 2 units (with penalty*)

17 June (open since 7 May)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

4 July

eVALUate online reports available

18 July Results publication

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


2 July - 28 September 2012 Quarter 3
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent
6 July 2012 Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

6 July

Due date for payment of student fees

27 July Census Date (last date to withdraw without penalty*)

20 August - 7 September

Curtin staff may request teaching evaluations (eVALUate)

24 September (until 4 November)

eVALUate opens for student feedback

28 July - 24 August Final period for withdrawal from Quarter 3 units (with penalty*)
17 October Results publication

4 November (open since 24 September)

eVALUate closes for student feedback

21 November

eVALUate online reports available

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


1 October - 28 December 2012

Quarter 4
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent
5 October 2012 Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

5 October

Due date for payment of student fees

26 October Census Date (last date to withdraw without penalty*)
27 October - 23 November Final period for withdrawal from Quarter 4 units (with penalty*)
16 January 2013 Results publication

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


5 November 2012 - 8 February 2013

Summer Semester
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent
9 November 2012 Last Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

9 November

Due date for payment of student fees

30 November Census Date (last date to withdraw without penalty*)
1 - 28 December Final period for withdrawal from Summer Semester units (with penalty*)
27 February 2013 Results publication

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.


3 December 2012 - 8 February 2013

Summer Period
10 November 2011 Earliest enrolment via eStudent

3 December 2012

Start of Summer Period

7 December Last day for Application/Offer/Admission/Enrolment

7 December

Due date for payment of student fees

21 December Census Date (last date to withdraw without penalty*)

26 December

Boxing Day Public Holiday (observed)

27 December

Christmas Day Public Holiday (observed)

2 January 2013

New Years Day Public Holiday (observed)

28 January

Australia Day Public Holiday (observed)

1 February

Last day of classes

4 - 8 February

Summer Period examinations

20 February Results publication

* Withdrawal from your unit(s) after the Census Date will be recorded on your academic record as "Withdrawn" (WD) and you will still be liable for the relevant student contributions or tuition fees. If you have withdrawn due to extenuating circumstances beyond your control please refer to the Withdrawal Under Special Circumstances web page for further information.

Main Semester Dates 2010- 2014:

Note: Some study periods do not fall into the six eVALUate events to be held over 2012. For more information on eVALUate events and dates at Curtin and affiliated campuses visit Curtin's about eVALUate page.

Higher Degree by Research

Specific rules apply for students undertaking Higher Degree by Research degrees (Master of Philosophy, Doctor of Philosophy and other doctoral research degrees). Information on Census Dates for Research Students can be found on the Census Dates page. For all other dates please contact your Faculty Graduate Studies Officer for advice.

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Notable Dates 2012

Observed National Public Holidays and University Holidays (During Semesters):

  • Good Friday - 6 April 2012
  • Easter Monday - 9 April 2012
  • ANZAC Day - 25 April 2012

National Public Holidays (Outside Semesters):

  • New Years Day - 2 January 2012
  • Australia Day - 26 January 2012
  • Christmas Day - 25 December 2012
  • Boxing Day - 26 December 2012

WA Public Holidays (not observed):

  • Labour Day - 5 March 2012
  • Foundation Day - 4 June 2012
  • Queen's Birthday - 1 October 2012

 

You can view the previous year academic calendar and key dates page for dates from previous years.

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