Key dates

Disclaimer: Although every reasonable effort is made to ensure accuracy, the information on this page is subject to alteration.

NB: Please check Canvas for details of assessment due dates. 

Semester One 2021

Dates Description
Wed 10 Feb Orientation: Moana-Oceania Academic Initiative (MAI) Part II 
Wed 17 Feb Orientation: Moana-Oceania Academic Initiative (MAI) Part I 
Tue 23 Feb

Orientation: International Students Part II-IV

Orientation: Online International Students Part II-IV

Orientation: Māori Academic Programme (MAP) Part I

Wed 24 Feb

Orientation: Part I - General

Welcome: Postgraduate students

Thu 25 Feb

Orientation: International Students Part I

Orientation: Online International Students Part I

Orientation: LLB Part II 

Orientation: Māori Academic Programme (MAP) Part II

Mon 1 Mar Semester One begins
Fri 12 Mar

Deadline: Semester One course enrolment or deletion

Deadline: Honours dissertation supervisor selection and topic approval

Deadline: LAW 456 Supervised Research Papers enrolment and topic approval  

Mon 8 Mar

LAW 121G clinics begin

LLB Parts II and III (except LAW 306) tutorials begin

Fri 26 Mar

Deadline: Double-semester courses enrolment or deletion 

Deadline: Registration for Research Paper in lieu of an Examination (PILO)

Fri 2 – Tue 6 Apr Easter weekend
Fri 2 – Fri 16 Apr Mid-Semester break 
Mon 19 Apr LAW 306 tutorials begin
Mon 26 Apr Anzac Day
Mon 3 – Fri 7 May General Moot
Wed 2 Jun Autumn Graduation
Fri 4 Jun

End of lectures

Deadline: Honours dissertations final submissions (12 noon)

Deadline: LAW 456 Supervised Research Paper (12 noon)

Deadline: PILOs (12 noon)

Mon 7 Jun Queen’s Birthday
Tue 8 – Wed 9 Jun Study break
Thu 10 – Mon 28 Jun Examinations
Mon 28 Jun Final day of examinations
Tues 29 Jun – Fri 16 Jul Inter-Semester break

Semester Two 2021

Dates Description
Mon 19 Jul Semester Two begins
Mon 26 Jul
LLB Part I tutorials begin
Fri 30 Jul

Deadline: Semester Two course enrolment or deletion

Deadline: Honours dissertation supervisor selection and topic approval 

Deadline: LAW 456 Supervised Research Papers enrolment and topic approval

Mon 2 Aug LLB Parts II and III (except LAW 306) tutorials resume
Fri 13 Aug Deadline: Registration for Research Paper in lieu of an Examination (PILO)
Mon 23 – Fri 27 Aug General Moot
Mon 30 Aug – Fri 10 Sep Mid-Semester break
Mon 13 Sep LAW 306 tutorials resume
Mon 27 Sep Spring Graduation
Fri 22 Oct

End of lectures

Deadline: Honours dissertations final submissions (12 noon)

Deadline: LAW 456 Supervised Research Paper (12 noon)

Deadline: PILOs (12 noon)

Mon 25 Oct Labour Day
Tues 26 – Wed 27 Oct Study break
Thur 28 Oct – Mon 15 Nov Examinations
Mon 15 Nov Final day of examinations

Summer School 2022

Dates Description
Wed 1 Dec 2021

Deadline: Application for admission to LLB Part II 2021

Deadline: Summer School course enrolment or deletion

Wed 8 Dec 2021

Deadline: Application for admission to LLB Part I 2021

Applications received after this date may be accepted if there are places available

Thu 6 Jan 2022 Summer School lectures begin
Mon 31 Jan 2022 Auckland Anniversary Day
Mon 7 Feb 2022 Waitangi Day
Fri 11 Feb 2022

Summer School lectures end

Deadline: LAW 456 Supervised Research Paper (12 noon)

Deadline: PILOs (12 noon)

Sat 12 Feb 2022 Study break
Mon 14 – Wed 16 Feb 2022 Summer School Examinations
Mon 28 Feb 2022 Semester One 2022 begins