Semester Dates

The academic year at Avondale begins in late February/early March and ends mid November.

Avondale has two semesters each year. Each semester has 13 weeks of teaching, followed by two weeks of examinations. There is a 10 day recess in the middle of each semester. Mid-year recess is for six weeks, and the summer recess is for 12 weeks.

Most students begin their course in semester one, however you may also begin your course in semester two.*

Semester dates for the current year are available in the academic calendar. Please study this closely for important information such as census (last day of withdrawal), examination and graduation dates.


*Some restrictions apply. Contact Avondale Admissions for more information.
Last Updated:22nd September 2014
Updated By: Brian Greentree