Key University dates

Our key university dates for the academic year include trimester dates, public and university holidays.

January 2023

Sunday 1 New Years Day
Monday 2Day after New Year's Day
Tuesday 3 New Year Day observed
Wednesday 4Teaching Period H begins and Trimester C continues
Monday 30 Auckland Anniversary Day

February 2023

Monday 6 Waitangi Day
Friday 10 Final teaching day of Trimester C and Teaching Period H 
Monday 13 Study break and examinations begin
Friday 17Teaching Period H and Trimester C examinations end
Monday 20 Teaching recess; Enrolment and O week begins
Monday 27 Trimester A and full year classes start

March 2023

April 2023

Friday 7 Good Friday
Monday 10 Easter Monday. Trimester A mid-trimester recess begins
Tuesday 11 University Holiday
Monday 24 Trimester A resumes
Tuesday 25ANZAC Day

May 2023

Friday 26Open day Hamilton (Day 1)
Saturday 27Open day Hamilton (Day 2)

June 2023

Friday 2Final teaching day of Trimester A
Monday 5King's Birthday. Trimester A study week begins
Friday 9Open day Tauranga
Monday 12Trimester A examinations begins
Friday 23 Trimester A examinations end
Monday 26Teaching recess begins

July 2023

Monday 3 Teaching recess; Enrolment and O week begins
Monday 10Trimester B begins
Friday 14Matariki holiday

August 2023

Monday 21 Trimester B mid-trimester recess begins

September 2023

Monday 4 Trimester B resumes
Thursday 14 Kīngitanga Day

October 2023

Friday 13 Final teaching day of Trimester B
Monday 16Trimester B study week begins
Monday 23Labour Day
Tuesday 24 Trimester B examinations begins

November 2023

Friday 3 Trimester B examinations end
Monday 6Teaching recess begins
Monday 13 Trimester C and Teaching Period G begins

December 2023

Friday 15Teaching Period G ends
Monday 18Teaching recess begins
Wednesday 20University holiday begins
Monday 25Christmas Day
Tuesday 26Boxing Day