Key Dates

Here are key dates for all students except: AGSM MBA, Undergraduate Medicine, UNSW Canberra, Higher Degree Research, Plus Alliance, UNSW Global Diploma, and students studying on the Hexamester Calendar.

For term/semester dates, see the Academic Calendar.

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See our Guide to Teaching Periods for an explanation of abbreviations (such as T1 and T2) and see our Glossary for terminology used at UNSW.

E.g., 5 Dec 2020

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Term 3, 2020 - Exam Period (T3)

27 Nov - 10 Dec 2020

Term 3, 2020 - Census date and drop WITHOUT academic penalty (T3C)

6 Dec 2020, 11:59pm

Last day to drop Teaching Period Three - C (T3C) courses without financial and academic penalty. Note: T3C is not a main teaching period and runs for 5 weeks from the end of Teaching Period Three (T3). Please check the teaching period of your courses in myUNSW.

Term 3, 2020 - Release of Results

17 Dec 2020, 12:00pm

12:00pm Sydney time (AEDT) to student email accounts and 5:00pm to myUNSW. All Teaching Periods (T3, T3A, T3B, T3C, EM4, MG3, M3A, AFB).

Christmas and New Year shutdown period

18 Dec 2020, 5:00pm - 3 Jan 2021

Term 3, 2020 - Deadline to drop WITH academic penalty (T3C)

18 Dec 2020, 11:59pm

Last day to drop Teaching Period Three - C (T3C) courses WITH academic penalty, resulting in a grade of AW. Note: T3C is not a main teaching period and runs for 5 weeks from the end of Teaching Period Three (T3). Please check the teaching period of your courses in myUNSW.

Summer Term, 2021 - Drop course enrolment if failed to class register (U1)

5 Jan 2021

If you have not registered for Summer Teaching Period (U1) classes by this date your enrolment in the course will be cancelled

Summer Term, 2021 - Enrolment deadline and Payment due (U1)

10 Jan 2021, 11:59pm

Last day to enrol and/or update timetable and pay fees for Summer Teaching Period (U1) courses via myUNSW

Term 3, 2020 - Supplementary Exam Period (T3)

11 - 15 Jan 2021

Supplementary exams will be held during the above period. Excludes AGSM, ADFA, COFA and the School of Optometry (contact schools for more information).

Summer Term, 2021 - Census date and deadline to drop WITHOUT academic penalty (U1)

17 Jan 2021, 11:59pm

Last day to drop Summer Teaching Period (U1) courses without financial and academic penalty.

Summer Term, 2021 - Final Exam Timetable released (U1)

22 Jan 2021

View your exam timetable in myUNSW

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