Key dates

In Wellington both NZSM campuses follow Victoria University’s trimester dates, so if you are studying at Mt Cook your breaks may be at different times from other Massey students. Albany and extramural students follow the Massey timetable. All NZSM exams will be scheduled in the exam period common to both universities.

2013

JANUARY

10 Application deadline for all courses and degrees in 2013. No special admission applications accepted after this date. Other applications received after this date will be waitlisted and will incur a late fee

FEBRUARY

10 Late enrolment application deadline. No new applications accepted for study in 2013.

20-26 International Students’ Orientation

25 New Students’ Orientation begins

28 NZSM Orientation session begins at 8.30am at the Mt Cook campus for all new students studying in Wellington. Further information can be found on our events page.

MARCH

1 Applications close to have a qualification awarded at the May graduation ceremonies

1 Due date for payment of fees - Students must be fully enrolled by this date

1 Closing date for Round 1 applications for doctoral admission and doctoral scholarships.

4 TRIMESTER ONE BEGINS

15 No addition of Trimester One courses are permitted after this date. Students giving notice of withdrawal from a Trimester One or full-year course after this date will not receive a refund of tuition fees.

28 Extended Easter Break Begins

29 Good Friday (University closed)

APRIL

1 Easter Monday (University closed)

2 University closed

3 No Lectures

4 Trimester 1 Resumes

9 Secondary enrolment period begins for places that have become available in selected Trimester Two and Three programmes and courses

22 MID TRIMESTER BREAK COMMENCES

25 Anzac day (University closed)

29 TRIMESTER ONE RESUMES

MAY

13 - 15 Graduation ceremony at MFC – Victoria University and NZSM (date to be confirmed)

10 After this date, Associate Dean’s approval is required for withdrawal from Trimester One courses

27 Application deadline for Trimester Two enrolments. Applications received after this date will be waitlisted and will incur a late fee.

30 Graduation ceremony at MFC – Massey University and NZSM

JUNE

3 Queen’s Birthday (University closed)

7 Trimester One teaching period ends

10 Mid-year study period begins

15 Mid-year examination period begins

JULY

1 Closing date for Round 2 applications for doctoral admission and doctoral scholarships.

3 Mid-year examinations end

3 TRIMESTER ONE ENDS

4 MID-YEAR BREAK BEGINS

9-12 International Students’ Orientation

12 Due date for payment of fees for Trimester Two courses. Students must be fully enrolled by this date

15 TRIMESTER TWO BEGINS

26 No addition of Trimester Two courses are permitted after this date. Students giving notice of withdrawal from a Trimester Two course after this date will not receive a refund of tuition fees

AUGUST

1 Halls of Residence applications open for 2014.

23 After this date the Associate Dean’s approval is required for withdrawal from full-year courses

26 MID-TRIMESTER BREAK BEGINS

SEPTEMBER

9 SECOND TRIMESTER RESUMES

27 After this date the Associate Dean’s approval is required for withdrawal from Trimester Two courses

OCTOBER

1 Applications close to have a qualification awarded at the December graduation ceremonies

1 Enrolment opens for 2014.

1 Halls of Residence applications close for 2014.

18 Trimester Two and full-year teaching period ends

21 End-of-year study period begins 

25 End-of-year examination period begins

28 Labour Day (University closed) 

NOVEMBER

1 Closing date for Round Three applications for doctoral admission and doctoral scholarships.

16 End-of-year examination period ends

17 TRIMESTER TWO ENDS

18 THIRD TRIMESTER BEGINS

DECEMBER

10 Limited Entry deadline for programmes and courses starting in 2013

10 Deadline for Discretionary Entrance applications for Trimester Three courses starting in January 2013

11-12 Graduation ceremony at MFC – FHSS, Victoria and NZSM (Date to be confirmed)

23 Christmas-New Year break begins. University closed until 5 January 2013

23 Mid-trimester break begins for Trimester Three courses