Print this page

UC College Course Dates

Find important dates for our programs here.

  • Select UC College Program
  • UC Connect
  • UC Prep
  • International Foundation Studies and Diploma Courses
  • ELICOS
  • Graduate Certificate in Academic Foundations
  • All

UC Connect

(This program is only available to domestic students)

2018DurationOrientationStartCensusFinish
Semester 1 14 Weeks Monday, 5 February Monday, 12 February Friday, 23 March Monday, 21 May
  22 Weeks Monday, 5 February Monday, 12 February Friday, 23 March Monday 9 July
Semester 214 WeeksMonday, 6 AugustMonday, 13 AugustFriday, 7 SeptemberFriday, 19 November
2019DurationOrientationStartCensusFinish
Semester 1 14 Weeks Monday, 4 February Monday, 11 February Friday, 22 March Monday, 20 May
  22 Weeks Monday, 4 February Monday, 11 February Friday 22 March Monday 8 July
Semester 2 14 Weeks Monday, 5 August Monday, 12 August Friday, 6 September Friday, 18 November

UC PREP

(This program is only available to domestic students)

2018OrientationStartCensusFinish
Term 1 Nil Monday, 12 February Friday, 23 March Friday, 18 May
Term 2 Nil Monday, 18 June Friday, 20 July Friday, 21 September
Term 3 Nil Tuesday, 2 October Friday, 16 November Friday, 21 December
2019OrientationStartCensusFinish
Term 1 Nil Monday, 11 February Friday, 22 March Friday, 17 May
Term 2 Nil Monday, 17 June Friday, 19 July Friday, 20 September
Term 3 Nil Monday 30 September Friday, 15 November Friday, 20 December

Intakes, orientations and term dates for:

  • Diploma of Business;
  • Business Informatics;
  • Diploma of Communication;
  • Diploma of Design;
  • Diploma of Information Technology; and
  • Diploma of Network and Software Engineering.
2018OrientationStartCensusFinish
Term 1 Monday, 19 February Monday, 26 February Friday, 23 March Friday, 1 June
Term 2 Monday, 18 June Monday, 25 June Friday, 20 July Friday, 28 September
Term 3 Monday, 15 October Monday, 22 October Friday, 16 November Friday, 25 January 2019
2019OrientationStartCensusFinish
Term 1 Monday, 18 February Monday, 25 February Friday, 22 March Friday, 31 May
Term 2 Monday, 17 June Monday, 24 June Friday, 19 July Friday, 27 September
Term 3 Monday, 14 October Monday, 21 October Friday, 15 November Friday, 24 January 2020

Intakes, orientations and term dates for:

  • Diploma of Health
  • Diploma of Science;
  • University of Canberra International Foundation Studies
  • Graduate Certificate in Academic Foundations (PQP)
2018OrientationStartCensusFinish
Semester 1 Monday, 5 February Monday, 12 February Friday, 9 March Friday, 25 May
Semester 2 Monday, 30 July Monday, 6 August Friday, 31 August Friday, 16 November*
2019OrientationStartCensusFinish
Semester 1 Monday, 4 February Monday, 11 February Friday, 8 March Friday, 24 May
Semester 2 Monday, 29 July Monday, 5 August Friday, 16 August Friday, 15 November*

* Subject to change

ELICOS

2017 SessionPlacement Test & Orientation DatesTerm DatesCourse
Session 1
(5 week program)
3 January 2017 3 January -
3 February 2017
  • General English
  • Intensive EAP*
Session 2
(10 week program)
16 & 17 February 2017 20 February -
28 April 2017
  • General English
  • Pre-access IELTS 5.0 equivalent entry
  • EAP Plus IELTS 5.5 equivalent entry
Session 3
(10 week program)
4 & 5 May 2017 8 May - 14 July 2017
  • General English
  • Pre-access IELTS 5.0 equivalent entry
  • EAP IELTS 5.5 equivalent entry
  • EAP Plus IELTS 6.0 equivalent entry
Session 4
(10 week program)
20 & 21 July 2017 24 July - 29 September 2017
  • General English
  • Pre-access IELTS 5.0 equivalent entry
  • EAP IELTS 5.5 equivalent entry
Session 5
(10 week program)
5 & 6 October 2017 9 October -15 December 2017
  • General English
  • Pre-access IELTS 5.0 equivalent entry
  • EAP IELTS 5.5 equivalent entry
  • EAP Plus IELTS 6.0 equivalent entry
Session 1 2018
(5 week program)
2 January 2018 2 January 2017 - 2 February 2018
  • General English
  • Intensive EAP*

*Intensive EAP is available in Session 1 for selected students only. Please email the English Language Centre.

2018 SessionPlacement Test & Orientation DatesTerm DatesCourse
Session 1
(5 week program)
2 January 2018 2 January -
2 February 2018
  • General English
  • Intensive EAP*
Session 2
(10 week program)
8 & 9 February 2018 12 February -
20 April 2018
  • General English
  • Pre-access IELTS 5.0 equivalent entry
  • EAP Plus IELTS 5.5 equivalent entry
Session 3
(10 week program)
26 & 27 April 2018 30 April -
6 July 2018
  • General English
  • Pre-access IELTS 5.0 equivalent entry
  • EAP IELTS 5.5 equivalent entry
  • EAP Plus IELTS 6.0 equivalent entry
Session 4
(10 week program)
19 & 20 July 2018 23 July -  28 September 2018
  • General English
  • Pre-access IELTS 5.0 equivalent entry
  • EAP IELTS 5.5 equivalent entry
Session 5
(10 week program)
4 & 5 October 2018 8 October - 14 December 2018
  • General English
  • Pre-access IELTS 5.0 equivalent entry
  • EAP IELTS 5.5 equivalent entry
  • EAP Plus IELTS 6.0 equivalent entry
Session 1 2019
(5 week program)
2 January 2019 2 January 2019 -
1 February 2019
  • General English
  • Intensive EAP*

*Intensive EAP is available in Session 1 for selected students only. Please email the English Language Centre.

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN ACADEMIC FOUNDATIONS

2018OrientationStartCensusFinish
Semester 1 Monday, 5 February Monday, 12 February Friday, 9 March Friday, 25 May
Semester 2 Monday, 30 July Monday, 6 August Friday, 31 August Friday, 16 November*
2019OrientationStartCensusFinish
Semester 1 Monday, 4 February Monday, 11 February Friday, 8 March Friday, 24 May
Semester 2 Monday, 29 July Monday, 5 August Friday, 16 August Friday, 15 November*

* Subject to change