Stay on top of application and enrolment deadlines and other important dates for future students.
Application and enrolment deadlines
Trimester 3: Applications are due 27 October 2021.
Trimester 1, 2022: Applications are due 20 January 2022.
Some limited entry, postgraduate, and Teacher Education programmes may have different application dates. If you're unsure, contact your faculty.
New students: For course advice or to find out more about your study options, contact the Student Recruitment and Orientation team.
Returning students: For course advice, contact your faculty.
Important dates and deadlines 2021
|Fri 10||Online enrolment for Trimester 1 2022 opens|
|Fri 17||Last day for withdrawal from Trimester 2 courses. After this date, the Associate Dean’s approval is required|
|Mon 20||Trimester 2 aegrotat period begins|
|Fri 1||Application deadline to have qualification awarded at the December graduation ceremonies|
|Fri 1||Deadline for Halls of Residence 2022 applications|
|Fri 8||Trimester 2 and full-year teaching period ends|
|Mon 11||End-year study period begins|
|Fri 15||End-year assessment period begins|
|Mon 25||Labour Day (University closed)|
|Tue 26||Discretionary Entrance and Special Admission for Trimester 3 courses close|
|Wed 27||Applications due for courses and programmes starting in Trimester 3|
|Mon 1||Closing date for round three applications for doctoral admission and doctoral scholarships|
|Mon 1||Closing date for Wellington Graduate Awards and Master’s-by-Thesis scholarships|
|Tue 2||International Students’ Orientation begins|
|Fri 5||International Students’ Orientation ends|
|Fri 5||Deadline for payment of fees for Trimester 3 (November–December 2021 and November 2021–February 2022 courses)|
|Sat 6||End-year assessment period ends|
|Mon 8||Trimester 3 begins|
|Fri 12||Online enrolment closes for Trimester 3|
|Fri 12||Last day for adding Trimester 3 courses (November–December 2021 courses)|
|Fri 12||Last day to receive a refund for withdrawal from Trimester 3 courses (November–December 2021 courses)|
|Thu 18||Grade entry deadline for Trimester 2 and full-year courses (except LAWS 100–399 courses)|
|Fri 19||Last day for adding Trimester 3 courses (November 2021–February 2022 courses)|
|Fri 19||Last day to receive a refund for withdrawal from Trimester 3 courses (November 2021–February 2022 courses)|
|Thu 25||Grade entry deadline for Trimester 2 and full-year LAWS 100–399 courses|
|Mon 29||Graduation ceremonies at the Michael Fowler Centre|
|Tue 30||Graduation ceremonies at the Michael Fowler Centre|
|Wed 1||Deadline for applications to limited entry programmes and courses|
|Wed 1||Te Hui Whakapūmau graduation ceremony at The Hub (Kelburn campus)|
|Wed 8||Last day for withdrawal from Trimester 3 courses (November–December 2021 courses). After this date, Associate Dean approval is required|
|Fri 17||Last day of teaching 2021|
|Mon 20||University closed (reopens 10 January 2022)|