Important dates

Date Name Description
29 March 2019

2019 CENSUS date Session 1

Session code: 201930

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.

8 April 2019 - 18 April 2019

2019 RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL April

More about Residential School

8 April 2019 - 18 April 2019

2019 Mid Session Break - April

15 April 2019

2019 EXAMS Session 1 FINAL timetable available

The FINAL Examination Timetable for Session 1 is published.   201930 subjects with exams plus 201890 SX and AE exams.

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

19 April 2019

Easter Good Friday Public Holiday

University Closed for Public Holiday

22 April 2019

Easter Monday Public Holiday

University Closed for Public Holiday

25 April 2019

Anzac Day Public Holiday

University Closed for Public Holiday

26 April 2019

2019 EXAMS Session 1 - 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.

3 May 2019

STUDY LINK Term 2 2019 - Session ends

3 May 2019

2019 Session 2 Application closing date

Closing date for on-time applications for distance education study commencing in Session 2 2019.  (session code: 201960).
24 May 2019

2019 EXAMS Session 1 - Exam Centre - Deadline to change

Last day to change your Examination Centre. No changes allowed after today.
30 May 2019

2019 Session 2 Late Application date

Closing date for late applications for distance education study in Session 2 2019. (session code: 201960)

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 June 2019

2019 Session 1 on campus classes end

7 June 2019

STUDY LINK Term 3 2019 - Applications close

Term code: 201945

Applications close for enrolment in Term 3 2019. 
Census Date: 14th June 2019

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10 June 2019

Queen's Birthday Public Holiday

University Closed for Public Holiday

11 June 2019 - 21 June 2019

2019 EXAMS Session 1 - Exam Period

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

14 June 2019

2019 Term 3 Census Date

Term Code: 201945

Term 3 Census Date 2019

14 June 2019

STUDY LINK Term 3 2019 - Census Date

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

Term code: 2019 45

21 June 2019

2019 SESSION 1 Ends

24 June 2019

STUDY LINK Term 1 2019 - Session commences

Term code: 201975

Enrolments open until 20th September 2019.
Session ends 20 December 2019.

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24 June 2019 - 12 July 2019

2019 Mid Year Break

24 June 2019 - 12 July 2019

2019 RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL June / July

More about Residential School

5 July 2019

2019 Session 2 Extended Application date

Extended date for applications for distance education study commencing in Session 2 2019.  (session code: 201960).

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.

6 July 2019 - 14 July 2019

2019 Session 2 Orientation for online students

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

12 July 2019

2019 Session 2 Orientation for on campus students

Join us on campus to get started in your course, meet our services and support staff and join social events. Check out your Orientation Events Calendar.

12 July 2019

2019 RESULTS Session 1 released

Session 1 Results visible in your Online Transcript

12 July 2019

2019 Session 2 Final date for late applications

Final date for applications for distance education study commencing in Session 2 2019.

12 July 2019

2019 Session 3 Applications open

Applications now open for the 2019 Session 3 commencing in November 2019.

15 July 2019

2019 SESSION 2 Begins

Session code: 2019 60
On campus classes commence

9 August 2019

2019 CENSUS date Session 2

Session code: 201960

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.

9 August 2019

2020 Session 1 Applications open

Applications now open for the 2020 Session 1 commencing in March 2020.

16 August 2019

STUDY LINK Term 3 2019 - Session ends

21 August 2019 - 22 August 2019

2019 August Graduation Ceremony

August 2019 Graduation ceremony indicative dates will be Wednesday 21 and Thursday 22 August. **Please note dates are subject to change.

More about Graduation.

26 August 2019 - 6 September 2019

2019 RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL August / September

More about Residential School

26 August 2019 - 6 September 2019

2019 Mid Session Break - September

26 August 2019

2019 EXAMS Session 2 FINAL Timetable available

The FINAL Examination Timetable for Session 2 is published.   201960 subjects with exams plus 201930 SX and AE exams.

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

2 September 2019

2019 Session 3 Application closing date

Closing date for on-time applications for distance education study commencing in Session 3 2019.  (session code: 201990).

6 September 2019

2019 EXAMS Session 2 - 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.

20 September 2019

STUDY LINK Term 1 2019 - Applications close

Term code: 201975

Applications close for enrolment in Term 1 2019. 
Census Date: 27th September 2019.

More Study Link information.

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

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

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

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)

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

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.

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.

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 - Session ends

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.

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.
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 - 14 February 2020

2019 EXAMS Session 3 - Exam Period

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

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

14 February 2020

2019 SESSION 3 Ends

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

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.

1 May 2020

2020 Session 2 Application closing date

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

1 May 2020

STUDY LINK Term 2 2020 - Classes end

Term Code: 202015

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.

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

Date Name Description
3 May 2019

2019 Session 2 Application closing date

Closing date for on-time applications for distance education study commencing in Session 2 2019.  (session code: 201960).
30 May 2019

2019 Session 2 Late Application date

Closing date for late applications for distance education study in Session 2 2019. (session code: 201960)

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.

5 July 2019

2019 Session 2 Extended Application date

Extended date for applications for distance education study commencing in Session 2 2019.  (session code: 201960).

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.

12 July 2019

2019 Session 2 Final date for late applications

Final date for applications for distance education study commencing in Session 2 2019.

12 July 2019

2019 Session 3 Applications open

Applications now open for the 2019 Session 3 commencing in November 2019.

9 August 2019

2020 Session 1 Applications open

Applications now open for the 2020 Session 1 commencing in March 2020.

2 September 2019

2019 Session 3 Application closing date

Closing date for on-time applications for distance education study commencing in Session 3 2019.  (session code: 201990).

28 September 2018

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

28 September 2018

Bachelor of Dental Science - Application Closing Date

Closing date for applications to study Bachelor of Dental Science

30 September 2018

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 2018

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 2018

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)

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.

Date Name Description
29 March 2019

2019 CENSUS date Session 1

Session code: 201930

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.

8 April 2019 - 18 April

2019 Mid Session Break - April

7 June 2019

2019 Session 1 on campus classes end

14 June 2019

2019 Term 3 Census Date

Term Code: 201945

Term 3 Census Date 2019

21 June 2019

2019 SESSION 1 Ends

24 June 2019 - 12 July

2019 Mid Year Break

6 July 2019 - 14 July

2019 Session 2 Orientation for online students

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

12 July 2019

2019 Session 2 Orientation for on campus students

Join us on campus to get started in your course, meet our services and support staff and join social events. Check out your Orientation Events Calendar.

15 July 2019

2019 SESSION 2 Begins

Session code: 2019 60
On campus classes commence

9 August 2019

2019 CENSUS date Session 2

Session code: 201960

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.

26 August 2019 - 6 September

2019 Mid Session Break - September

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.

7 February 2020

2020 Term 2 Census Date

Term Code: 202015

Term 2 Census Date 2020

14 February 2020

2019 SESSION 3 Ends

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.

12 June 2020

2020 Term 3 Census Date

Term Code: 202045

Term 3 Census Date 2020

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