Standard academic dates
The following dates are for enrolment in programs offered during standard trimesters.
|3, 2017||Timetable published
||21 September 2017
||From 25 September 2017
|Open enrolment for students||25 September 2017|
|Commencement of Trimester 3 2017
||30 October 2017
|Last date to add a course||12 November 2017
|Census date||26 November 2017
|Last date to drop a course without academic penalty||
24 December 2017
|1, 2018||Timetable published
||05 October 2017
||From 09 October 2017
|Open enrolment for students||16-17 October 2017|
|Commencement of Trimester 1 2018
||26 February 2018
|Last date to add a course||11 March 2018
|Census date||25 March 2018
|Last date to drop a course without academic penalty||06 May 2018
If you withdraw from a course after the census date, you will incur financial liability for the course. This will be recorded as a 'W' on your academic transcript but is not counted in the calculation of your Grade Point Average.
If you withdraw from a course after 27 August (for Trimester 2, 2017) or 24 December (for Trimester 3, 2017), you will incur financial liability and academic liability for the course. This will be recorded as a 'WF' on your academic transcript and will affect the calculation of your Grade Point Average.
For the most up-to-date Open enrolment information including important dates, please visit Open enrolment.
School of Dentistry and Oral Health
The School of Dentistry and Oral Health offers a suite of professional programs. The dates for school programs often fall outside of the standard University academic calendar and vary according to the course and year of study.
Doctor of Medicine
Students enrolled in the Doctor of Medicine program should refer to the following calendar:
Students enrolled in a Midwifery program should refer to the following calendar:
Students enrolled in a Nursing program should refer to the following calendar:
Six Week Teaching Periods
|Teaching Periods 2017||Last day to add a course||Census Date||Last date to withdraw without failure|
|Teaching Period 1||Friday 15 December 2017||Friday 26 January 2018||Sunday 4 February 2018|
|Teaching Period 2||Friday 9 February 2018||Friday 23 March 2018||Sunday 1 April 2018|
|Teaching Period 3||Friday 13 April 2018||Friday 25 May 2018||Sunday 3 June 2018|
|Teaching Period 4||Friday 8 June 2018||Friday 20 July 2018||Sunday 29 July 2018|
|Teaching Period 5||Friday 3 August 2018||Friday 14 September 2018||Sunday 23 September 2018|
|Teaching Period 6||Friday 28 September 2018||Friday 9 November 2018||Sunday 18 November 2018|
Open Universities Australia study periods
Census dates for these programs: 1023 Bachelor of Arts, 1245 Bachelor of Communication, 1383 Bachelor of Business, 1384 Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice and 9937 Cross Institutional Study, offered by Griffith University through Open Universities Australia, are displayed below:
|Study Period||Census Date|
|Study Period 1||Monday 19 March 2018
|Study Period 2||Monday 18 June 2018
|Study Period 3||Monday 17 September 2018
|Study Period 4||Monday 17 December 2018
Fees and Charges Policy
This policy outlines the basis on which the University charges students fees. It defines the types of fees and charges and provides the authorities to determine the types of fees; provisions for refunds; penalties for non-payment; sponsorships and scholarships; payment plans. It implements the provisions of the Higher Education Support Act 2003 within the University.
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