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Academic calendar

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Census dates

Census dates in each teaching period are when you need to have your enrolment finalised.

Teaching periods

Each unit you study belongs to a teaching period that sets its study dates.

Upcoming important dates

2022

Semester 1

Exams
Final grades release

Friday 15 July 2022

Release of Semester 1 final grades.
Exams
Supplementary and deferred exams

Saturday 30 July 2022 - Saturday 13 August 2022

Supplementary and deferred examination period.

Semester 2

Applying to study
University certificate in tertiary preparation

Monday 4 July 2022

Offshore applicants are those applicants who will submit a new Australian student visa application from outside Australia. Applications close 3 weeks prior to the start of classes.
Applying to study
Coursework degree

Monday 4 July 2022

Offshore applicants are those applicants who will submit a new Australian student visa application from outside Australia. Applications close 3 weeks prior to the start of classes.
Class registration and timetables
Class registration dates

Monday 4 July 2022 - Thursday 7 July 2022

Progressive registration for students enrolled in undergraduate courses. Opening dates by course.
Applying to study
University certificate in tertiary preparation

Monday 11 July 2022

Onshore applicants are those that will need to submit a new Australian student visa application from within Australia. Applications close 2 weeks before course commencement.
Acceptance of offer
University certificate in tertiary preparation

Monday 18 July 2022

Onshore applicants are those that will need to submit a new Australian student visa application from within Australia. Accept your offer 1 week prior to the start of your classes.
Enrolments
Withdrawing from units

Friday 23 September 2022

The last date you can withdraw units without incurring an academic penalty, withdrawal of units after this date will result in a Withdrawn – Failure.

College

Applying to study
Diploma

Monday 4 July 2022

Offshore applicants are those applicants who will submit a new Australian student visa application from outside Australia. Applications close 3 weeks prior to the start of classes.
Acceptance of offer
Diploma

Monday 11 July 2022

Offshore applicants are those that will need to submit a new Australian student visa application from outside Australia. Accept your offer 2 weeks prior to the start of your classes.
Acceptance of offer
Standard foundation

Monday 11 July 2022

Offshore applicants are those that will need to submit a new Australian student visa application from outside Australia. Accept your offer 2 weeks prior to the start of your classes.
Fees
Census dates

Friday 19 August 2022

Census date is the date in each teaching period by which you need to have your enrolment requirements finalised. Failure to satisfy your enrolment requirements will result in cancellation of your enrolment. More information about census dates.
Fees
Withdrawing from units

Friday 19 August 2022

The last date to withdraw units without incurring full financial penalty. International student course cancellation charges may apply to withdrawals before this date. Withdrawal after this date will incur full fees.

2023

Semester 1

Applying to study
Applying at QTAC

Tuesday 2 August 2022

ATAR registration portal opens at QTAC for current Queensland Year 12 students.
Applying to study
Applying at QTAC

Tuesday 2 August 2022

QTAC applications open at 8:30am.
Applying to study
START QUT

Thursday 1 September 2022

Semester 1 START QUT applications open.
Applying to study
Year 12 Early Offer Scheme

Thursday 1 September 2022

Invitations QUT Year 12 Early Offer Scheme sent every Monday after starting September. Final invitations will be sent on Monday 24 October.

Summer

Applying to study
START QUT

Friday 15 July 2022

Summer START QUT applications open.
Applying to study
START QUT

Wednesday 24 August 2022

Final date to apply for START QUT for summer. Applications after this date will not be accepted.