OIST Academic Calendar

OIST has a three term academic year, starting in September each year.
Term 1: September 1 to December 31
Term 2: January 1 to April 30

Term 3: May 1 to August 31

Beginning of Academic Year

1 September 2018 Academic Year 2018/2019 begins
3-7 September 2018 Enrollment Week 2018
3 September 2018 Welcome Ceremony

Term 1 (13 weeks)

10-14 September 2018 Computer Orientation and Safty Training
18 September 2018 First day of courses
30 September 2018 Course Change Deadline
10-21 December 2018 Final Fortnight of Term 1
28 December 2018 Last Day of Term 1

Term 2 (13 weeks)

4 January 2019 First Day of Term 2
7-10 January 2019 Enrollment Period
11 January 2019 First day of courses
31 January 2019 Course Change Deadline
8-19 April 2019 Final Fortnight of Term 2
26 April 2019 Last Day of Term 2

Term 3 (13 weeks)

7 May 2019 First Day of Term 3
7-10 May 2019 Enrollment Period
13 May 2019 First day of courses
25 May 2019 2018 Graduation Ceremony
31 May 2019 Course Change Deadline
5-16 August 2019 Final Fortnight of Term 3
30 August 2019 Last Day of Term 3

Beginning of Academic Year

1 September 2019 Academic Year 2019/2020 begins
2-6 September 2019 Enrollment Week 2019
2 September 2019 Welcome Ceremony

Term 1 (13 weeks)

9-13 September 2019 Computer Orientation and Safty Training
17 September 2019 (Tue) First day of courses
30 September 2019 Course Change Deadline
17-27 December 2019 Final Fortnight of Term 1
27 December 2019 Last Day of Term 1

Term 2 (13 weeks)

6 January 2020 First Day of Term 2
6-10 January 2020 Enrollment Period
14 January 2020 (Tue) First day of courses
31 January 2020 Course Change Deadline
14-27 April 2020 Final Fortnight of Term 2
30 April 2020 Last Day of Term 2

Term 3 (13 weeks)

1 May 2020 First Day of Term 3
11-15 May 2020 Enrollment Period
18 May 2020 First day of courses
May 2020 2019 Graduation Ceremony
29 May 2020 Course Change Deadline
17-28 August 2020 Final Fortnight of Term 3
31 August 2020 Last Day of Term 3

Beginning of Academic Year

1 September 2020 (Tue) Academic Year 2020/2021 begins
1-7 September 2020 (Tue-Mon) Enrollment Week 2020
1 September 2020 (Tue) Welcome Ceremony

Term 1 (13 weeks)

8-14 September 2020 (Tue-Mon) Computer Orientation and Safty Training
15 September 2020 (Tue) First day of courses
30 September 2020 (Wed) Course Change Deadline
15-28 December 2020 Final Fortnight of Term 1 Courses
28 December 2020 Last Day of Term 1

Term 2 (13 weeks)

4 January 2021 First Day of Term 2
4-8 January 2021 Enrollment Period
12 January 2021 (Tue) First day of courses
29 January 2021 Course Change Deadline
13-26 April 2021 Final Fortnight of Term 2
30 April 2021 Last Day of Term 2

Term 3 (13 weeks)

6 May 2021 (Thu) First Day of Term 3
10-14 May 2021 Enrollment Period
17 May 2021 First day of courses
May 2021 2020 Graduation Celemony
31 May 2021 Course Change Deadline
16-27 August 2021 Final Fortnight of Term 3
31 August 2021 Last Day of Term 3

Beginning of Academic Year

1 September 2021 (Wed) Academic Year 2021/2022 begins
1-7 September 2021 (Wed-Tue) Enrollment Week 2021
1 September 2021 (Wed) Welcome Ceremony

Term 1 (13 weeks)

8-14 September 2021 (Wed-Tue) Computer Orientation and Safty Training
15 September 2021 (Wed) First day of courses
30 September 2021 Course Change Deadline
15-28 December 2021 Final Fortnight of Term 1 Courses
28 December 2021 Last Day of Term 1

Term 2 (13 weeks)

4 January 2022 First Day of Term 2
4-8 January 2022 Enrollment Period
11 January 2022 (Tue) First day of courses
31 January 2022 Course Change Deadline
12-25 April 2022 Final Fortnight of Term 2
28 April 2022 Last Day of Term 2

Term 3 (13 weeks)

2 May 2022 First Day of Term 3
9-13 May 2022 Enrollment Period
16 May 2022 First day of courses
May 2022 2021 Graduation Celemony
31 May 2022 Course Change Deadline
15-26 August 2022 Final Fortnight of Term 3
31 August 2022 Last Day of Term 3

Beginning of Academic Year

1 September 2022 (Thu) Academic Year 2022/2023 begins
1-7 September 2022 (Thu-Wed) Enrollment Week 2022
1 September 2022 (Thu) Welcome Ceremony

Term 1 (13 weeks)

8-14 September 2022 (Thu-Wed) Computer Orientation and Safty Training
15 September 2022 (Thu) First day of courses
30 September 2022 Course Change Deadline
15-28 December 2022 (Thu-Wed) Final Fortnight of Term 1 Courses
28 December 2022 Last Day of Term 1

Term 2 (13 weeks)

4 January 2023 First Day of Term 2
10-13 January 2023 Enrollment Period
16 January 2023 First day of courses
31 January 2023 Course Change Deadline
17-28 April 2023 Final Fortnight of Term 2
28 April 2023 Last Day of Term 2

Term 3 (13 weeks)

1 May 2023 First Day of Term 3
8-12 May 2023 Enrollment Period
15 May 2023 First day of courses
May 2023 2022 Graduation Celemony
31 May 2023 Course Change Deadline
14-28 August 2023 Final Fortnight of Term 3
31 August 2023 Last Day of Term 3

Beginning of Academic Year

1 September 2023 (Fri) Academic Year 2023/2024 begins
1-7 September 2023 (Fri-Thu) Enrollment Week 2023
1 September 2023 (Fri) Welcome Ceremony

Term 1 (13 weeks)

8-14 September 2023 (Fri-Thu) Computer Orientation and Safty Training
15 September 2023 (Fri) First day of courses
29 September 2023 Course Change Deadline
15-28 December 2023 (Fri-Thu) Final Fortnight of Term 1 Courses
28 December 2023 Last Day of Term 1

Term 2 (13 weeks)

4 January 2024 First Day of Term 2
9-12 January 2024 Enrollment Period
15 January 2024 First day of courses
31 January 2024 Course Change Deadline
15-26 April 2024 Final Fortnight of Term 2
30 April 2024 Last Day of Term 2

Term 3 (13 weeks)

1 May 2024 First Day of Term 3
7-10 May 2024 Enrollment Period
13 May 2024 First day of courses
May 2024 2023 Graduation Celemony
31 May 2024 Course Change Deadline
12-23 August 2024 Final Fortnight of Term 3
30 August 2024 Last Day of Term 3