Planning, Governance and Compliance

Term dates

Term Dates 2016-17

2016-17
Arrival Weekend New Undergraduates attend Sat 10 Sep 2016
Freshers' induction Mon 12 Sep 2016
Autumn Term#
Teaching induction (all attend) Thur 15 Sep 2016
Teaching starts Mon 19 Sep 2016
Teaching finishes Fri 9 Dec 2016
Christmas vacation Sat 10 Dec 2016 – Mon 02 Jan 2017
Private study period Private study Tue 03 Jan - Wed 04 Jan 2017
Mid-year assessment period starts Attendance only if required* Thu 05 Jan 2017
Mid-year assessment period ends Attendance only if required* Fri 20 Jan 2017
Inter-session week Sat 21 - Sun 29 Jan 2017
Spring Term#
Teaching starts Mon 30 Jan 2017
Teaching finishes Fri 05 May 2017
Winter Graduation Wed 25 - Fri 27 Jan 2017
Easter teaching break and Spring Vacation Sat 8 Apr – Sun 23 Apr 2017
Private study period Private study Mon 08 - Wed 10 May 2017
Summer Term#
Year-end assessment period starts* Thur 11 May 2017
Year-end assessment period ends* Fri 9 Jun 2017
Summer vacation Sat 10 Jun 2017
Summer Graduation Mon 17 - Fri 21 July 2017
Summer vacation assessment period Attendance only if required* Mon 14 Aug - Fri 1 Sep 2017

# Term dates for all students:- UG, PGT and PGR. However, term and vacation periods may apply differently depending on your course. Further information for Tier 4 students on working during term time.

* Students will need to attend if they have examinations and submissions of assessments due, and should consult their assessment information of Sussex Direct. Please note that exams may be scheduled during evenings and on Saturdays and bank holidays.

Term Dates 2017-18

2017-18
Arrival Weekend New Undergraduates attend Sat 16 Sep 2017
Freshers' induction Mon 18 Sep 2017
Autumn Term#
Teaching induction (all attend) Thur 21 Sep 2017
Teaching starts Mon 25 Sep 2017
Teaching finishes Fri 15 Dec 2017
Christmas vacation Sat 16 Dec 2017 – Sun 07 Jan 2018
Private study period Private study Mon 08 Jan - Wed 10 Jan 2018
Mid-year assessment period starts Attendance only if required* Thu 11 Jan 2018
Mid-year assessment period ends Attendance only if required* Fri 26 Jan 2018
Inter-session week Sat 27 - Sun 04 Feb 2018
Spring Term#
Teaching starts Mon 05 Feb 2018
Teaching finishes Fri 11 May 2018
Winter Graduation Tue 16 - Fri 19 Jan 2018
Easter teaching break and Spring Vacation Sat 24 Mar – Sun 08 Apr 2018
Private study period Private study Mon 14 - Wed 16 May 2018
Summer Term#
Year-end assessment period starts* Thur 17 May 2018
Year-end assessment period ends* Fri 15 Jun 2018
Summer vacation Sat 16 Jun 2018
Summer Graduation Mon 23 - Fri 27 Jul 2018
Summer vacation assessment period Attendance only if required* Mon 20 Aug - Fri 7 Sep 2018

# Term dates for all students:- UG, PGT and PGR. However, term and vacation periods may apply differently depending on your course. Further information for Tier 4 students on working during term time.

* Students will need to attend if they have examinations and submissions of assessments due, and should consult their assessment information of Sussex Direct. Please note that exams may be scheduled during evenings and on Saturdays and bank holidays.