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., 30 Oct 2020

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Term 1, 2021 - Drop course enrolment if failed to class register (T1 and T1A)

9 Feb 2021

If you have not registered for Teaching Period One (T1) or Teaching Period 1 - A (T1A) classes by this date your enrolment in the course will be cancelled

Summer Term, 2021 - Release of Results

11 Feb 2021, 9:00am

9:00am Sydney time (AEDT) to student email accounts and 5:00pm to myUNSW. All Teaching Periods (U1, EM1, MG4, MS1, ASA, ASC).

Term 1, 2021 - Enrolment deadline and Payment due (T1 and T1A)

21 Feb 2021, 11:59pm

Last day to add or swap courses via myUNSW and pay fees for Teaching Period One (T1) and Teaching Period One - A (T1A). Note: excludes inbound exchange students.

Term 1, 2021 - Census date and drop WITHOUT academic penalty (T1A)

28 Feb 2021, 11:59pm

Last day to drop Teaching Period One - A (T1A) courses without financial and academic penalty. Note: T1A is not a main teaching period and runs during Weeks 1-5 of Teaching Period One (T1). Please check the teaching period of your courses in myUNSW.

Term 1, 2021 - Census date (T1)

14 Mar 2021, 11:59pm

Last day to drop Teaching Period One (T1) courses without financial liability (also does not incur academic penalty).

Term 1, 2021 - Drop course enrolment if failed to class register (T1B)

16 Mar 2021

If you have not registered for Teaching Period One - B (T1B) classes by this date your enrolment in the course will be cancelled. Note: T1B is not a main teaching period and runs during Weeks 6-10 of Teaching Period One (T1). Please check the teaching period of your courses in myUNSW.

Term 2, 2021 - Class Timetable published

19 Mar 2021

Class timetable for Term 2 courses available

Term 1, 2021 - Deadline to drop WITH academic penalty (T1A)

19 Mar 2021, 11:59pm

Last day to drop Teaching Period One - A (T1A) courses WITH academic penalty, resulting in a grade of AW. Note: T1A is not a main teaching period and runs during Weeks 1-5 of Teaching Period One (T1). Please check the teaching period of your courses in myUNSW.

Term 2, 2021 - Undergrad Internal Program Transfer (IPT) application period

22 Mar - 16 Apr 2021

IPT application period for Term 2, 2021 intake

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