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., 20 Sep 2020

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Term 1, 2021 - Census date and Deadline to drop WITHOUT academic penalty (T1C)

16 May 2021, 11:59pm

Last day to drop Teaching Period One - C (T1C) courses without financial and academic penalty. Note: T1C is not a main teaching period and runs for 5 weeks from the end of Teaching Period One (T1). Please check the teaching period of your courses in myUNSW.

Term 1, 2021 - Release of Results

20 May 2021, 9:00am

9:00am Sydney time (AEDT) to student email accounts and 5:00pm to myUNSW. All Teaching Periods except T1C (i.e. T1, T1A, T1B, MG1, EM2, M1A, M1B, ASB). Note: T1C release of results date is still to be confirmed.

Term 1, 2021 - Supplementary Exam Period (T1)

24 - 28 May 2021

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

Term 2, 2021 - Drop course enrolment if failed to class register (T2 and T2A)

25 May 2021

If you have not registered for Teaching Period Two (T2) or Teaching Period Two - A (T2A) classes by this date your enrolment in the course will be cancelled

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

27 - 30 May 2021

IPT acceptance period for Term 2, 2021 intake

Term 1, 2021 - Deadline to drop WITH academic penalty (T1C)

28 May 2021, 11:59pm

Last day to drop Teaching Period One - C (T1C) courses WITH academic penalty, resulting in a grade of AW. Note: T1C is not a main teaching period and runs for 5 weeks from the end of Teaching Period One (T1). Please check the teaching period of your courses in myUNSW.

Term 2, 2021 - Enrolment deadline and Payment due (T2 and T2A)

6 Jun 2021, 11:59pm

Last day to add or swap courses via myUNSW and pay fees for Teaching Period Two (T2) and Teaching Period Two - A (T2A)

Term 2, 2021 - Census date and drop WITHOUT academic penalty (T2A)

13 Jun 2021, 11:59pm

Last day to drop Teaching Period Two - A (T2A) courses without financial and academic penalty. Note: T2A is not a main teaching period and runs during Weeks 1-5 of Teaching Period Two (T2). Please check the teaching period of your courses in myUNSW.

Term 2, 2021 - Census date (T2)

27 Jun 2021, 11:59pm

Last day to drop Teaching Period Two (T2) courses without financial liability (also does not incur academic penalty)

Term 3, 2021 - Undergrad Internal Program Transfer (IPT) application period

28 Jun - 30 Jul 2021

IPT application period for Term 3, 2021 intake

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