Enrolment dates

On this page you will find the enrolment dates for all trimester and open programmes. 

Most of our trimester programmes have the same enrolment dates. Those with specific dates are listed below.

 For exam dates and times check our exam dates page:

Exam dates and venue information

 

Trimester programmes

These dates are for all trimester programmes except those specified above.

Trimester 1, 2019

  • Enrolment applications close for Trimester 1 -  12 February 2019 
  • Trimester 1 begins - 25 February 2019
  • Last day for withdrawing (with refund) - 24 March 2019
  • Last day for withdrawing (no refund) - 19 May 2019
  • Trimester 1 final exams - 10–14 June 2019 
  • Trimester 1 ends - 16 June 2019 
  • Last day to withdraw from 40/60-credit courses started in Trimester 1 (no refund) - 22 September 2019

Trimester 2, 2019

  • Enrolment applications close for Trimester 2 - 22 June 2019
  • Trimester 2 begins - 1 July 2019
  • Last day for withdrawing (with refund) - 28 July 2019 
  • Last day for withdrawing (no refund) - 22 September 2019
  • Trimester 2 final exams - 14-18 October 2019 
  • Trimester 2 ends - 20 October 2019
  • Last day to withdrawal from 40/60-credit courses started in Trimester 2 (no refund) - 19 January 2020

Trimester 3, 2019

  • Enrolment applications close for Trimester 3 - 20 October 2019
  • Trimester 3 begins  - 28 October 2019
  • Last day for withdrawing (with refund) 24 November 2019
  • Last day for withdrawing (no refund) - 19 January 2020 
  • Trimester 3 final exams - 12-14 February 2020
  • Trimester 3 officially ends - 16 February 2020

 

Early Childhood Education

This includes the Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education) and NZ Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care. 

Trimester 1, 2019

  • Enrolment applications open - 24 September 2018 
  • Applications for 2019 new admissions to programme close - 6 January 2019
  • New admission applications shortlisted - Mid September 2018 - 6 January 2019
  • New admission applicants interviewed - November/Early December 2018 - mid January 2019
  • Re-enrolment applications close for trimester 1 - 5 February 2019
  • Trimester 1 begins - 18 February 2019
  • Last day for withdrawing (with refund) - 17 March 2019
  • Last day for withdrawing (no refund) - 19 May 2019
  • Trimester 1 ends - 23 June 2019

Trimester 2, 2019

  • Applications for 2019 new admissions to programme close - 7 June 2019 
  • New admission applications shortlisted - Mid June 2019
  • New admission applicants interviewed - Late June 2019 
  • Re-Enrolment Applications Close for Trimester 2 - 24 June 2019
  • Trimester 2 begins - 8 July 2019 
  • Last day for withdrawing (with refund) - 4 August 2019
  • Last day for withdrawing (no refund) - 6 October 2019
  • Trimester 2 ends - 10 November 2019 

 

Bachelor of Engineering Technology

The following dates relate to the Bachelor of Engineering Technology - Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Civil Engineering. 

Trimester 1, 2019

  • Enrolment applications close for Trimester 1 - 27 January 2019  
  • Trimester 1 begins - 25 February 2019  
  • Last day for withdrawing (with refund) - 24 March 2019 
  • Last day for withdrawing (no refund) - 19 May 2019 
  • Trimester 1 final exams - 10-21 June 2019 
  • Trimester 1 ends - 23 June 2019 

 Trimester 2, 2019

  • Applications close for September 2019 Residential Practice units* - 17 June 2019 
  • Enrolment applications close for Trimester 2 - 16 June 2019  
  • Trimester 2 begins - 15 July 2019  
  • Last day for withdrawing (with refund) - 11 August 2019  
  • Last day for withdrawing (no refund) - 13 October 2019  
  • Applications close for February 2020 Residential Practice units* - 21 October 2019  
  • Trimester 2 final exams - 28 October  8 November 2019 
  • Trimester 2 ends - 10 November 2019  

* There is no guarantee that USQ can provide an offer of place for the Residential Practice Units – please contact us to discuss enrolment in these units as soon as possible.

Trimester 3, 2019

  • Enrolment applications close for Trimester 3 - 20 October 2019 
  • Trimester 3 begins - 18 November 2019 
  • Last day for withdrawing (with refund) - 15 December 2019
  • Last day for withdrawing (no refund) - 19 January 2020
  • Trimester 3 final exams - 3-14 February 2020
  • Trimester 3 ends - 16 February 2020

 

Bachelor of Social Work

Trimester 1, 2019

  • Applications for new admission to programme open - 5 November 2018
  • Applications for new admission to programme close - 13 January 2019
  • Enrolment applications close (re-enrolling students) - 12 February 2019
  • Shortlisted new admission applicants contacted for interviews - Mid–late January 2019
  • Interviews held - Late January 2019
  • Successful applicants contacted - Late January-early February 2019 
  • Trimester 1 begins - 25 February 2019 
  • Last day for withdrawing (with refund) - 24 March 2019 
  • Last day for withdrawing (no refund) - 19 May 2019 
  • Trimester 1 final exams - 10–14 June 2019 
  • Trimester 1 ends - 16 June 2019

Subject to completing the admission process and being accepted in to this programme, new students enrolling before 13 January 2019 will start studying in Trimester 1. If the admission process extends beyond mid February 2019, new students accepted in to the programme will start studying in Trimester 2, 2019.

Trimester 2, 2019

  • Applications for new admission to programme open - 1 April 2019
  • Applications for new admission to programme close - 19 May 2019
  • Shortlisted new admission applicants contacted for interviews - Mid-late May 2019
  • Interviews held - Late May-early June 2019
  • Successful applicants contacted - Early June 2019 
  • Enrolment applications close (re-enrolling students) - 18 June 2019
  • Trimester 1 begins - 1 July 2019 
  • Last day for withdrawing (with refund) - 28 July 2019 
  • Last day for withdrawing (no refund) - 22 September 2019 
  • Trimester 1 final exams - 14–18 October 2019 
  • Trimester 1 ends - 20 October 2019

Subject to completing the admission process and being accepted in to this programme, new students enrolling before 19 May 2019 will start studying in Trimester 2. If the admission process extends beyond mid June 2019, new students accepted on to the programme will start studying in Trimester 3, 2019.

 

Bachelor of Social Health and Wellbeing

Trimester 1, 2019

  • Applications for New Admission to Programme Open - 5 November 2018
  • Applications for new admission to the programme close - 27 January 2019 
  • Shortlisted applicants contacted for interview - Early October 2018
  • Enrolment applications close (re-enrolling students) - 12 February 2019
  • Shortlisted new admission applicants contacted for interviews - Late January 2019
  • Interviews held - Late January – Early February 2019 
  • Successful applicants contacted - Early - Mid February 2019 
  • Trimester 1 begins - 25 February 2019
  • Last day for withdrawing (with refund) - 24 March 2019 
  • Last day for withdrawing (no refund) - 19 May 2019
  • Trimester 1 final exams - 10 – 14 June 2019
  • Trimester 1 ends - 16 June 2019

Subject to completing the admission process and being accepted in to this programme, new students enrolling before 27 January 2019 will start studying in Trimester 1. If the admission process extends beyond mid February 2019, new students accepted in to the programme will start studying in Trimester 2, 2019.

Trimester 2, 2019

  • Applications for new admission to programme open - 1 April 2019 - 
  • Applications for new admission to programme Close - 2 June 2019
  • Shortlisted new admission applicants contacted for interviews - Mid June 2019 
  • Interviews held - Mid - Late June 2019 
  • Successful applicants contacted - Late June 2019 
  • Enrolment Applications Close (re-enrolling students) - 18 June 2019
  • Trimester 2 officially begins - 1 July 2019
  • Last day for withdrawing (with refund) - 28 July 2019
  • Last day for withdrawing (no refund) - 22 September 2019 
  • Trimester 2 final exams - 14 – 18 October 2019
  • Trimester 2 ends - 20 October 2019

Subject to completing the admission process and being accepted in to this programme, new students enrolling before 2 June 2019 will start studying in Trimester 2. If the admission process extends beyond mid June 2019 new students accepted on to the programme will start studying in Trimester 3, 2019.


Open Programmes monthly dates

Each open course starts on the first Monday of the month you choose for enrolment. You must complete your study within the given start and end dates.

Courses starting in 2018 

August

  • Course start date – 6 August 2018
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 2 September 2018
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 20 January 2019
  • Course end date – 17 March 2019

September

  • Course start date – 3 September 2018
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 30 September 2018
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 17 February 2019
  • Course end date – 14 April 2019

October

  • Course start date – 1 October 2018
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 28 October 2018
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 17 March 2019
  • Course end date – 12 May 2019

November

  • Course start date – 5 November 2018
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 2 December 2018
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 21 April 2019
  • Course end date – 16 June 2019

December

  • Course start date – 3 December 2018
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 30 December 2018
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 19 May 2019
  • Course end date – 14 July 2019

 

Courses starting in 2019

January

  • Course start date – 7 January 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 3 February 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) –  23 June 2019
  • Course end date – 18 August 2019

February

  • Course start date – 4 February 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 3 March 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 21 July 2019
  • Course end date – 15 September 2019

March

  • Course start date – 4 March 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 31 March 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 18 August 2019
  • Course end date – 13 October 2019

April

  • Course start date – 1 April 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 23 April 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 15 September 2019
  • Course end date – 1 November 2019

May

  • Course start date – 6 May 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 2 June 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 20 October 2019
  • Course end date – 15 December 2019

June

  • Course start date – 3 June 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 30 June 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 17 November 2019
  • Course end date – 12 January 2020

July

  • Course start date – 1 July 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 28 July 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 15 December 2019
  • Course end date – 9 February 2020

August

  • Course start date – 5 August 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 1 September 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 19 January 2020
  • Course end date – 19 March 2020

September

  • Course start date – 2 September 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 30 September 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 16 February 2020
  • Course end date – 12 April 2020

October

  • Course start date – 7 October 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 3 November 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 22 March 2020
  • Course end date – 17 May 2020

November

  • Course start date – 4 November 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 1 December 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 19 April 2020
  • Course end date – 14 June 2020

December

  • Course start date – 2 December 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (with refund) – 29 December 2019
  • Last day to withdraw (no refund) – 17 May 2020
  • Course end date – 12 July 2020

 

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