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Teaching periods, census and withdrawal dates

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New Students

The census dates, academic withdrawal dates and withdrawal codes for standard and non-standard teaching periods are set out here.

Principal dates & Important dates

The university-wide Principal Dates calendar is the overall list of semester, meeting and UWA holiday dates. For student-related dates see:

Standard teaching periods, census and withdrawal dates

Individual units with a common census date, start date and finish date have been amalgamated into a single teaching period (semester).

The census dates in the tables below apply to all units that are available that semester. The availability for each unit is noted on your current Enrolment Statement, Statement of Account (eSOA) and many other official documents.

Start Last Date to
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Census Academic
Summer Session 5 Jan 2017 17 Jan 2017 23 Jan 2017 30 Jan 2017 17 Feb 2017 24 Feb 2017
One 27 Feb 2017 11 Mar 2017 31 Mar 2017 21 Apr 2017 2 Jun 2017 24 Jun 2017
Two 31 Jul 2017 12 Aug 2017 31 Aug 2017 15 Sep 2017 3 Nov 2017 25 Nov 2017

You can add these dates to your personal calendar program by subscribing to this calendar. Any changes to these dates will be automatically reflected in your calendar. A subscription link is also availale for each non-standard teaching period category. For help using iCalendar files please view this information.

Non-standard teaching periods, census and withdrawal dates

For units that are not taught in standard semester periods: