Term dates and opening hours

Your programme will fit within the dates outlined below, however, some courses will vary. There may be times when you need to complete assessments or work based learning, or when additional sessions are offered outside of these dates. The assessment period begins in June and many programmes will have no formal teaching after this point. You should check your handbook for the academic calendar of activity that is specific for your programme for the exact dates you will be in attendance.

Second semester

Start of Term: Tuesday January 2nd 2018
Reading week: Monday February 12th 2018 to Friday February 16th 2018
End of term: Friday March 23rd 2018

Third semester

Start of term: Monday April 9th 2018
Reading week: Monday May 28th 2018 to Friday June 1st 2018
End of term: Friday June 15th 2018

First semester

Induction, enrolment and Freshers’ Week: Monday September 10th 2018 to Friday September 14th 2018.

Classes commence: Monday September 17th 2018
Reading week: Monday October 29th 2018 to Friday November 2nd 2018
End of Term: Friday December 14th 2018

Second semester

Start of Term: Monday January 7th 2019
Reading Week: Monday February 18th 2019 to Friday February 22nd 2019
End of Term: Friday April 5th 2019

Third semester

Start of Term: Tuesday April 23rd 2019
Reading Week: Monday May 27th 2019 to Friday May 31st 2019
End of Term: Friday June 14th 2019

Term time opening hours

Winter Gardens:

Monday – Thursday: 8am – 9pm
Friday: 8am – 4.30pm

Knightstone Campus:

Monday: 8am – 7pm
Tuesday – Thursday: 8am – 9pm
Friday: 8am – 4.30pm

Loxton Campus:

Monday: 8am – 8pm
Tuesday: 8am – 7pm
Wednesday: 8am – 9pm
Thursday: 8am – 7pm
Friday: 8am – 4.30pm

South West Skills Campus:

Monday: 8am – 6pm
Tuesday: 8am – 9pm
Wednesday: 8am – 6pm
Thursday: 8am – 9pm
Friday: 8am – 4.30pm

All campuses close at 5pm outside of term time.