What is the Academic Calendar and where can I find it?

The Griffith UniversityAcademic Calendar is made up of three trimesters: Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3. The trimester ends on the last day of the End of Trimester Central Exam period and between each trimester there is a student vacation period.

Important dates included on the Academic Calendar are: 

  • Orientation Week
  • teaching weeks
  • Study Days
  • End of Trimester Central Exam periods
  • Student Vacation periods
  • application closing dates
  • dates for enrolment and withdrawal from courses.

The University has a number of non-standard Academic Calendars. These include: 

  • QCGU calendar
  • Six-Week Teaching Periods calendar
  • Medicine calendar
  • Dentistry calendar
  • Midwifery calendar
  • Nursing calendar
  • Open Universities Australia (OUA) calendar.

You can find the University's Academic Calendar, non-standard Academic Calendars and other key dates via Academic Calendar and key dates.

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