The University Of Auckland Calendar

The University of Auckland Calendar is our official publication including academic statutes and regulations governing admission, enrolment, fees and examinations.

The Calendar sets out requirements for degrees, diplomas and certificates and lists the approved courses offered by the University. It also provides key information about the University and its staff.

2020 Semester dates
Summer School 2020 (Semester code: 1200)
Summer School beginsMonday 6 January 2020
Auckland Anniversary DayMonday 27 January 2020
Waitangi DayThursday 6 February 2020
Summer School lectures endFriday 14 February 2020
Summer School study breakSaturday 15 February 2020
Summer School examinationsMonday 17 – Wednesday 19 February 2020
Summer School endsWednesday 19 February 2020
Semester One 2020 (Semester code: 1203)
Orientation WelcomeIn week beginning 24 February 2020
Semester One beginsMonday 2 March 2020
Graduation (Tai Tokerau)Thursday 5 March
Mid-semester/Easter breakFriday 10 – Monday 27 April 2020
ANZAC DayMonday 27 April 2020
GraduationMonday 4, Wednesday 6, Friday 8 May 2020 (postponed until Spring graduation)
Queen’s BirthdayMonday 1 June 2020
Semester One lectures endFriday 12 June 2020
Semester One study breakMonday 15 – Wednesday 17 June 2020
Semester One examinationsThursday 18 June – Monday 6 July 2020
Semester One endsMonday 6 July 2020
Inter-semester breakTuesday 7 July – Friday 24 July 2020
Semester Two 2020 (Semester code: 1205)
Orientation WelcomeIn week beginning 20 July 2020
Semester Two beginsMonday 27 July 2020
Open DaySaturday 29 August 2020
Semester Two mid-semester breakMonday 7 September – Friday 18 September 2020
GraduationTuesday 6, Wednesday 7, Thursday 8 October
Labour DayMonday 26 October 2020
Semester Two lectures endFriday 30 October 2020
Semester Two study breakMonday 2 – Wednesday 4 November 2020
Semester Two examinationsThursday 5 – Saturday 21 November 2020
GraduationTBC
Semester Two endsSunday 22 November 2020
Late Year Term 2020 (Semester code: 1207)
Late Year Term beginsTuesday 1 December 2020
Late Year Term endsSaturday 27 February 2021
2020 Quarter Dates
Quarter One 2020 (Code: 1202)
Quarter One beginsMonday 13 January 2020
Auckland Anniversary DayMonday 27 January 2020
Waitangi DayThursday 6 February 2020
Quarter One lectures endFriday 20 March 2020
Quarter One study breakMonday 23 March – Friday 27 March 2020
Quarter One examinationsSaturday 28 March 2020
Quarter One endsMonday 30 March 2020
Quarter Two 2020 (Code: 1204)
Quarter Two beginsWednesday 15 April 2020
ANZAC DayMonday 27 April 2020
GraduationMonday 4, Wednesday 6, Friday 8 May 2020 (postponed until Spring graduation)
Queen’s BirthdayMonday 1 June 2020
Quarter Two lectures endFriday 19 June 2020
Quarter Two study breakMonday 22 – Friday 26 June 2020
Quarter Two examinationsSaturday 27 June 2020
Quarter Two endsMonday 29 June 2020
Quarter Three 2020 (Code: 1206)
Quarter Three beginsMonday 6 July 2020
Quarter Three lectures endFriday 11 September 2020
Quarter Three study breakMonday 14 – Friday 18 September 2020
Quarter Three examinationsSaturday 19 September 2020
Quarter Three endsMonday 21 September 2020
Quarter Four 2020 (Code: 1208)
Quarter Four beginsMonday 28 September 2020
Spring GraduationTuesday 6, Wednesday 7, Thursday 8 October
Labour DayMonday 26 October 2020
GraduationWednsday 2 Decmeber 
Quarter Four lectures endFriday 4 December 2020
Quarter Four study breakMonday 7 – Friday 11 December 2020
Quarter Four examinationsSaturday 12 December 2020
Quarter Four endsSaturday 12 December 2020