Important dates

Date Name Description
27 September 2019

2019 Term 1 Census Date

Term Code: 201975

Term 1 Census Date 2019

27 September 2019

STUDY LINK Term 1 2019 - Census Date

Last day to withdraw from Term 1 subjects without financial liability.
International students should refer to the International Refund Policy.

Term code: 201975

4 October 2019

2019 EXAMS Session 2 - Exam Centre - Deadline to change

Last day to change your Examination Centre. No changes allowed after today.
4 October 2019

2019 Session 3 Late Application date

Closing date for late applications for distance education study in Session 3 2019. (session code: 201990)

Applications received during this period will only be considered if courses do not have a residential school prior to the session start date and if places remain available in the nominated course.

7 October 2019

2019 Labour Day Public Holiday

University Closed for Public Holiday

18 October 2019

2019 Session 2 on campus classes end

21 October 2019 - 1 November 2019

2019 EXAMS Session 2 - Exam Period

Check your email for your personal timetable or for more about Exams.

1 November 2019

2019 SESSION 2 Ends

4 November 2019

2019 Session 3 Extended Application date

Extended date for applications for distance education study commencing in Session 3 2019.  (session code: 201990).

Applications received now will only be considered if courses do not have a residential school prior to the session start date and if places remain available in the nominated course.

4 November 2019

2020 Session 1 Application closing date

Closing date for on-time direct applications for study in Session 1 2020. (session code: 202030)

4 November 2019

STUDY LINK Term 2 2020 - Applications Open and Classes begin

Term code: 202015.

Applications open and classes begin. Enrol and start any time up until 31 January 2020.  Classes end 1 May 2020.

More Study Link information

9 November 2019 - 17 November 2019

2019 Session 3 Online Orientation

Join our online academic, study skills and support sessions online. Check out your Orientation Events Calendar.

15 November 2019

2019 RESULTS Session 2 released

Session 2 Results visible in your Online Transcript

15 November 2019

2019 Session 3 Final date for applications

Final date for applications for distance education study commencing in Session 3 2019.

18 November 2019

2019 SESSION 3 Begins

Session code: 2019 90
On campus classes commence

6 December 2019

2020 Session 1 Late Application date

Closing date for late applications for study commencing in Session 1 2020.  (Session code: 202030)

Applications received during this period will only be considered if places remain available in the nominated course and where the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the start of session.

6 December 2019

2019 CENSUS date Session 3

Session code: 201990

Last day to withdraw from Session 3 subjects without HECS/Financial liability.(International students should refer to the International Refund Policy)
Last day to apply for a Leave of Absence for Session 3.

Last day CSU can accept whole/part up-front HECS payments.
Last day to submit Commonwealth Assistance Form.


Student Services and Amenities Fee Payment Date for Session 3.
Last Day for eligible students to submit an SA-HELP form.

More Finance and Enrolment information.

9 December 2019 - 18 December 2019

2019 December On Campus Graduation Ceremonies

Graduation celebrations will be occurring across CSU Campus locations during December.  Indicative dates are 9 to 18 December - **Please note that dates are subject to change.  Please visit Graduations for individual ceremony dates, time and location once dates are finalised.

More about Graduations.

16 December 2019

2019 EXAMS Session 3 FINAL Timetable available

The FINAL Examination Timetable for Session 3 is published.   201990 subjects with exams plus 201960 SX and AE exams.

Check your email for your personal timetable or for more about Exams.

20 December 2019

STUDY LINK Term 1 2019 - Classes end

24 December 2019 - 1 January 2020

2019 Session 3 Mid-Session Break

24 December 2019 - 1 January 2020

2019 Christmas Closedown - University CLOSED

CSU will be closed over the end of year holiday period from Tuesday 24 December 2019 12:30pm until Wednesday 1 January 2020 (inclusive). The university will reopen on Thursday 2 January 2020.

25 December 2019

2019 Christmas Day Public Holiday

University Closed for Public Holiday

26 December 2019

2019 Boxing Day Public Holiday

University Closed for Public Holiday

27 December 2019

2019 EXAMS Session 3 - Exam Centre - Closing date to change without fee

Closing date to change your Examination Centre without a fee.  The final deadline for changes is in approximately 10 days.

1 January 2020

2020 New Years Day Public Holiday

University Closed for Public Holiday

20 January 2020

2020 Session 1 Extended Application date

Extended closing date for late applications for study commencing in Session 1 2020.  (session code: 202030)

Applications received during this period will only be considered if places remain available in the nominated course and where the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the start of session.

24 January 2020

2019 EXAMS Session 3 - Exam Centre - Deadline to change

Last day to change your Examination Centre. No changes allowed after today.
27 January 2020

2020 Australia Day Public Holiday

University Closed for Public Holiday

27 January 2020 - 7 February 2020

2020 RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL January/February

More about Residential School
31 January 2020

STUDY LINK Term 2 2020 - Applications close

Term Code: 202015

Applications close for enrolment in Term 2 2020.

Census Date: 7 February 2020

More Study Link information.

7 February 2020

STUDY LINK Term 2 2020 - Census Date

Last day to withdraw from Term 2 subjects without financial liability.
International students should refer to the International Refund Policy.

Term code: 202015

7 February 2020

2020 Term 2 Census Date

Term Code: 202015

Term 2 Census Date 2020

7 February 2020

2019 Session 3 on campus classes end

Session code: 201990

10 February 2020 - 14 February 2020

2019 EXAMS Session 3 - Exam Period

Session code: 201990

Check your email for your personal timetable or for more about Exams.

14 February 2020

2019 SESSION 3 Ends

Session code: 201990

17 February 2020

STUDY LINK Term 3 2020 - Applications open and Classes begin

Term code: 202045.

Applications open. Enrol and start any time up until 5 June 2020.  Classes end 14 August 2020.

More Study Link information

28 February 2020

2020 Session 2 Applications open

Applications now open for the 2020 Session 2 commencing in July 2020.  (Session code: 202060)

28 February 2020

2020 Session 1 Final date for applications

Final date for late applications for study commencing in Session 1 2020.  (session code: 202030)

Applications received during this period will only be considered if places remain available in the nominated course and where the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the start of session.

28 February 2020

2019 RESULTS Session 3 released

Session 3 Results visible in your Online Transcript

2 March 2020

2020 SESSION 1 Begins

Session code: 202030

Online study and on campus classes commence

27 March 2020

2020 CENSUS date Session 1

Session code: 202030

Last day to withdraw from Session 1 subjects without HECS/Financial liability.(International students should refer to the International Refund Policy)

Last day to apply for a Leave of Absence for Session 1.

Last day CSU can accept whole/part up-front HECS payments.
Last day to submit Commonwealth Assistance Form

Student Services and Amenities Fee Payment Date for Session 1.
Last Day for eligible students to submit an SA-HELP form.

More Finance and Enrolment information.

10 April 2020

2020 Easter Good Friday Public Holiday

University Closed for Public Holiday

13 April 2020

2020 Easter Monday Public Holiday

University Closed for Public Holiday

13 April 2020

2020 Session 1 Mid Session Break Begins - April

24 April 2020

2020 Session 1 Mid Session Break Ends - April

27 April 2020

2020 Anzac Day Public Holiday

University Closed for Public Holiday

1 May 2020

STUDY LINK Term 2 2020 - Classes end

Term Code: 202015

1 May 2020

2020 Session 2 Application closing date

Closing date for direct applications for study commencing in Session 2 2020. (202060)

1 June 2020

2020 Session 2 Late Application date

Closing date for late direct applications for study in Session 2 2020. (session code: 202060).

Applications received during this period will only be considered if there are places still available in the nominated course and providing the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the session start date.

5 June 2020

STUDY LINK Term 3 2020 - Applications close

Term code: 202045

Applications close for enrolment in Term 3.

Census Date: 12 June 2020

More Study Link information.

5 June 2020

2020 Session 1 on campus classes end

8 June 2020 - 19 June 2020

2020 EXAMS Session 1 Exam Period

More about Exams or check your Message Centre for your personal timetable.

8 June 2020

2020 Queens Birthday Public Holiday

12 June 2020

2020 Term 3 Census Date

Term Code: 202045

Term 3 Census Date 2020

12 June 2020

STUDY LINK Term 3 2020 - Census Date

Last day to withdraw from Term 3 subjects without financial liability.
International students should refer to the International Refund Policy.

Term code: 202045

19 June 2020

2020 SESSION 1 Ends

22 June 2020

2020 Mid year Break Begins

22 June 2020

STUDY LINK Term 1 2020 - Applications open and Classes begin

Term code: 202075

Applications open and classes begin. Enrol and start any time up until 18 September 2020.  Classes end 18 December 2020.

More Study Link information

3 July 2020

2020 Session 2 Extended Application date

Extended date for direct applications for study commencing in Session 2 2020.  (Session code: 202060).

Applications received during this period will only be considered if there are places still available in the nominated course and providing the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the session start date.

10 July 2020

2020 Session 2 Final Application date

Final date for direct applications for study commencing in Session 2 2020.  (session code: 202060)

10 July 2020

2020 Mid year Break Ends

10 July 2020

2020 RESULTS Session 1 released

Session 1 Results released from midday via your message centre

10 July 2020

2020 Session 3 Applications open

Applications now open for 2020 Session 3 commencing in November 2020. (session code: 202090)

13 July 2020

2020 SESSION 2 Begins

Session code: 202060

Online study and on campus classes commence

7 August 2020

2020 CENSUS date Session 2

Session code: 202060

Last day to withdraw from Session 2 subjects without HECS/Financial liability.(International students should refer to the International Refund Policy)

Last day to apply for a Leave of Absence for Session 2.

Last day CSU can accept whole/part up-front HECS payments.
Last day to submit Commonwealth Assistance Form.

Student Services and Amenities Fee Payment Date for Session 2.
Last Day for eligible students to submit an SA-HELP form.

More Finance and Enrolment information.

14 August 2020

STUDY LINK Term 3 2020 - Classes end

Term Code: 202045

20 August 2020 - 21 August 2020

2020 August Graduation

August 2020 Graduation ceremony indicative dates . **Please note dates are subject to change.

More about Graduation.

24 August 2020

2020 Session 2 Mid Session Break Begins - September

31 August 2020

2020 Session 3 Application closing date

Closing date for on-time direct applications for study commencing in Session 3 2020. (session code: 202090)

4 September 2020

2020 Session 2 Mid Session Break Ends - September

18 September 2020

STUDY LINK Term 1 2020 - Applications close

Term code: 202075

Applications close for enrolment in Term 1 2020.

Census Date: 25 September 2020

More Study Link information.

25 September 2020

STUDY LINK Term 1 2020 - Census Date

Last day to withdraw from Term 1 subjects without financial liability.
International students should refer to the International Refund Policy.

Term code: 202075

25 September 2020

2020 Term 1 Census Date

Term Code: 202075

Term 1 Census Date 2020

2 October 2020

2020 Session 3 Late Application date

Closing date for late direct applications for study in Session 3 2020. (session code: 202090)

Applications received during this period will only be considered if there are places still available in the nominated course and providing the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the session start date.

5 October 2020

2020 Labour Day Public Holiday

University Closed for Public Holiday

16 October 2020

2020 Session 2 on campus classes end

19 October 2020 - 30 October 2020

2020 EXAMS Session 2 Exam Period

More about Exams or check your Message Centre for your personal timetable.

30 October 2020

2020 SESSION 2 Ends

2 November 2020

2020 Session 3 Extended Application date

Extended date for direct applications for study commencing in Session 3 2020.  (session code: 202090)

Applications received during this period will only be considered if there are places still available in the nominated course and providing the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the session start date.

2 November 2020

STUDY LINK Term 2 2021 - Applications open and Classes begin

Term code: 202115

Applications open and classes begin. Enrol and start any time up until 29 January 2021.  Classes end 30 April 2021.

More Study Link information

13 November 2020

2020 RESULTS Session 2 released

Session 2 Results released from midday via your message centre

13 November 2020

2020 Session 3 Final date for late applications

Final date for direct applications for study commencing Session 3 2020. (session code: 202090)

16 November 2020

2020 SESSION 3 Begins

Session code: 202090

Online study and on campus classes commence

4 December 2020

2020 CENSUS date Session 3

Session code: 202090

Last day to withdraw from Session 3 subjects without HECS/Financial liability.(International students should refer to the International Refund Policy)

Last day to apply for a Leave of Absence for Session 3.

Last day CSU can accept whole/part up-front HECS payments.
Last day to submit Commonwealth Assistance Form.

Student Services and Amenities Fee Payment Date for Session 3.
Last Day for eligible students to submit an SA-HELP form.

More Finance and Enrolment information.

8 December 2020 - 18 December 2020

2020 December Graduation Ceremonies

Graduation celebrations will be occurring across CSU Campus locations during December.  Indicative dates only.

**Please note that dates are subject to change.  Please visit Graduations for individual ceremony dates, time and location once dates are finalised.

More about Graduations.

Date Name Description
28 September 2019

Bachelor of Dental Science - Application Closing Date (domestic students)

Closing date for applications to study Bachelor of Dental Science

30 September 2019

Master of Speech Pathology - Application Closing Date

Closing date for applications to study Master of Speech Pathology

4 October 2019

2019 Session 3 Late Application date

Closing date for late applications for distance education study in Session 3 2019. (session code: 201990)

Applications received during this period will only be considered if courses do not have a residential school prior to the session start date and if places remain available in the nominated course.

30 October 2019

Postgraduate Diploma of Psychology - Application Closing Date

Closing date for applications to study Postgraduate Diploma of Psychology

30 October 2019

Master of Clinical Psychology - Application Closing Date

Closing date for applications to study Master of Clinical Psychology

30 October 2019

Master of Professional Psychology - Application Closing Date

Closing date for applications to study Master of Professional Psychology

4 November 2019

2019 Session 3 Extended Application date

Extended date for applications for distance education study commencing in Session 3 2019.  (session code: 201990).

Applications received now will only be considered if courses do not have a residential school prior to the session start date and if places remain available in the nominated course.

4 November 2019

2020 Session 1 Application closing date

Closing date for on-time direct applications for study in Session 1 2020. (session code: 202030)

15 November 2019

2019 Session 3 Final date for applications

Final date for applications for distance education study commencing in Session 3 2019.

30 November 2019

Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology - Application Closing Date

Closing date for applications to study Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology

6 December 2019

2020 Session 1 Late Application date

Closing date for late applications for study commencing in Session 1 2020.  (Session code: 202030)

Applications received during this period will only be considered if places remain available in the nominated course and where the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the start of session.

20 January 2020

2020 Session 1 Extended Application date

Extended closing date for late applications for study commencing in Session 1 2020.  (session code: 202030)

Applications received during this period will only be considered if places remain available in the nominated course and where the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the start of session.

28 February 2020

2020 Session 1 Final date for applications

Final date for late applications for study commencing in Session 1 2020.  (session code: 202030)

Applications received during this period will only be considered if places remain available in the nominated course and where the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the start of session.

28 February 2020

2020 Session 2 Applications open

Applications now open for the 2020 Session 2 commencing in July 2020.  (Session code: 202060)

1 May 2020

2020 Session 2 Application closing date

Closing date for direct applications for study commencing in Session 2 2020. (202060)

29 May 2020

Bachelor of Dental Science - Application Closing Date (international students)

Closing date for applications to study Bachelor of Dental Science

1 June 2020

2020 Session 2 Late Application date

Closing date for late direct applications for study in Session 2 2020. (session code: 202060).

Applications received during this period will only be considered if there are places still available in the nominated course and providing the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the session start date.

3 July 2020

2020 Session 2 Extended Application date

Extended date for direct applications for study commencing in Session 2 2020.  (Session code: 202060).

Applications received during this period will only be considered if there are places still available in the nominated course and providing the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the session start date.

10 July 2020

2020 Session 3 Applications open

Applications now open for 2020 Session 3 commencing in November 2020. (session code: 202090)

10 July 2020

2020 Session 2 Final Application date

Final date for direct applications for study commencing in Session 2 2020.  (session code: 202060)

31 August 2020

2020 Session 3 Application closing date

Closing date for on-time direct applications for study commencing in Session 3 2020. (session code: 202090)

26 September 2020

Bachelor of Dental Science - Application Closing Date (domestic students)

Closing date for applications to study Bachelor of Dental Science

30 September 2020

Master of Speech Pathology - Application Closing Date

Closing date for applications to study Master of Speech Pathology

2 October 2020

2020 Session 3 Late Application date

Closing date for late direct applications for study in Session 3 2020. (session code: 202090)

Applications received during this period will only be considered if there are places still available in the nominated course and providing the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the session start date.

30 October 2020

Master of Professional Psychology - Application Closing Date

Closing date for applications to study Master of Professional Psychology

30 October 2020

Master of Clinical Psychology - Application Closing Date

Closing date for applications to study Master of Clinical Psychology

30 October 2020

Postgraduate Diploma of Psychology - Application Closing Date

Closing date for applications to study Postgraduate Diploma of Psychology

2 November 2020

2020 Session 3 Extended Application date

Extended date for direct applications for study commencing in Session 3 2020.  (session code: 202090)

Applications received during this period will only be considered if there are places still available in the nominated course and providing the nominated course does not have a residential school prior to the session start date.

13 November 2020

2020 Session 3 Final date for late applications

Final date for direct applications for study commencing Session 3 2020. (session code: 202090)

30 November 2020

Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology - Application Closing Date

Closing date for applications to study Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology

10 September 2021

Bachelor of Veterinary Biology / Bachelor of Veterinary Science - Application Closing Date

Closing date for applications to study Bachelor of Veterinary Biology / Bachelor of Veterinary Science

Date Name Description
27 September 2019

2019 Term 1 Census Date

Term Code: 201975

Term 1 Census Date 2019

18 October 2019

2019 Session 2 on campus classes end

1 November 2019

2019 SESSION 2 Ends

9 November 2019 - 17 November

2019 Session 3 Online Orientation

Join our online academic, study skills and support sessions online. Check out your Orientation Events Calendar.

18 November 2019

2019 SESSION 3 Begins

Session code: 2019 90
On campus classes commence

6 December 2019

2019 CENSUS date Session 3

Session code: 201990

Last day to withdraw from Session 3 subjects without HECS/Financial liability.(International students should refer to the International Refund Policy)
Last day to apply for a Leave of Absence for Session 3.

Last day CSU can accept whole/part up-front HECS payments.
Last day to submit Commonwealth Assistance Form.


Student Services and Amenities Fee Payment Date for Session 3.
Last Day for eligible students to submit an SA-HELP form.

More Finance and Enrolment information.

24 December 2019 - 1 January

2019 Session 3 Mid-Session Break

7 February 2020

2019 Session 3 on campus classes end

Session code: 201990

7 February 2020

2020 Term 2 Census Date

Term Code: 202015

Term 2 Census Date 2020

14 February 2020

2019 SESSION 3 Ends

Session code: 201990

2 March 2020

2020 SESSION 1 Begins

Session code: 202030

Online study and on campus classes commence

27 March 2020

2020 CENSUS date Session 1

Session code: 202030

Last day to withdraw from Session 1 subjects without HECS/Financial liability.(International students should refer to the International Refund Policy)

Last day to apply for a Leave of Absence for Session 1.

Last day CSU can accept whole/part up-front HECS payments.
Last day to submit Commonwealth Assistance Form

Student Services and Amenities Fee Payment Date for Session 1.
Last Day for eligible students to submit an SA-HELP form.

More Finance and Enrolment information.

13 April 2020

2020 Session 1 Mid Session Break Begins - April

24 April 2020

2020 Session 1 Mid Session Break Ends - April

5 June 2020

2020 Session 1 on campus classes end

12 June 2020

2020 Term 3 Census Date

Term Code: 202045

Term 3 Census Date 2020

19 June 2020

2020 SESSION 1 Ends

22 June 2020

2020 Mid year Break Begins

10 July 2020

2020 Mid year Break Ends

13 July 2020

2020 SESSION 2 Begins

Session code: 202060

Online study and on campus classes commence

7 August 2020

2020 CENSUS date Session 2

Session code: 202060

Last day to withdraw from Session 2 subjects without HECS/Financial liability.(International students should refer to the International Refund Policy)

Last day to apply for a Leave of Absence for Session 2.

Last day CSU can accept whole/part up-front HECS payments.
Last day to submit Commonwealth Assistance Form.

Student Services and Amenities Fee Payment Date for Session 2.
Last Day for eligible students to submit an SA-HELP form.

More Finance and Enrolment information.

24 August 2020

2020 Session 2 Mid Session Break Begins - September

4 September 2020

2020 Session 2 Mid Session Break Ends - September

25 September 2020

2020 Term 1 Census Date

Term Code: 202075

Term 1 Census Date 2020

16 October 2020

2020 Session 2 on campus classes end

30 October 2020

2020 SESSION 2 Ends

16 November 2020

2020 SESSION 3 Begins

Session code: 202090

Online study and on campus classes commence

4 December 2020

2020 CENSUS date Session 3

Session code: 202090

Last day to withdraw from Session 3 subjects without HECS/Financial liability.(International students should refer to the International Refund Policy)

Last day to apply for a Leave of Absence for Session 3.

Last day CSU can accept whole/part up-front HECS payments.
Last day to submit Commonwealth Assistance Form.

Student Services and Amenities Fee Payment Date for Session 3.
Last Day for eligible students to submit an SA-HELP form.

More Finance and Enrolment information.

Principal Dates for Current Year

2019 Dates for Sessions

2019 Dates for Terms

These lists also include past dates from 2019.

Principal Dates for Future Year

2020 Dates for Sessions

2020 Dates for Terms

"Sessions" means teaching periods with the codes 30, 60, and 90
"Terms" means teaching periods with the codes 15, 45, and 75

IMPORTANT: Not all Terms have the same start and end dates, so be sure to check the Term dates for your specific subjects on Interact2.

Principal Dates for Past Years (Archived)

Archived Principal Dates

Public Holidays

Public Holidays are not included in the above Principal Dates, please refer to the below links for the most up to date information:

NSW Public Holidays

ACT Public Holidays

VIC Public Holidays

Canada Public Holidays