Calendar 2018

Important dates for 2018

  • January 2018

    • 2 Jan
      Stirling Office re-opens
    • 22 Jan
      Stirling Library re-opens
    • 26 Jan
      Australia Day Holiday (Stirling office closed)
    • 29 Jan
      Public schools begin term 1 for students
    • 31 Jan
      Special consideration limit for semester 2 2018
  • February 2018

  • March 2018

    • 12 Mar
      Labour Day holiday (Stirling office closed)
    • 16 Mar
      University of Divinity Graduation – 7.30pm at St Michael’s Uniting Church, Collins Street, Melbourne
    • 16 - 17 Mar
    • 20 Mar
      Census date for 1st semester – deadline for withdrawals
    • 20 Mar
      Last day to receive 6000 word and 12000 word essay outlines
    • 26 Mar
      Start non-teaching period (2 weeks)#
    • 29 Mar
      Public schools close - end of term 1
    • 30 Mar
      Good Friday - (Stirling office closed)
  • April 2018

    • 2 Apr
      Easter Monday (Stirling office closed)
    • 9 Apr
      Semester one lectures resume
    • 15 Apr
      Closing date for applications for enrolment from overseas students for second semester
    • 15 Apr
      Applications for higher degree by research admissions second semester 2018 due
    • 15 Apr
      Research Fee Scholarship (RFS) / Research Stipend Scholarship (RSS) applications due
    • 16 Apr
      Public school begins term 2
    • 25 Apr
      Anzac day (Stirling office closed)
  • May 2018

    • 17 - 18 May
      Churches of Christ Vic/Tas Summit
    • 19 May
      Churches of Christ Vic/Tas, celebration and ordination event and AGM
  • June 2018

    • 4 Jun
      Last day for lectures Semester 1
    • 6 Jun
      Research Day for staff and higher degree by research students
    • 15 Jun
      End examinations week – research essays due
    • 8-11 Jun
    • 11 Jun
      Queen’s Birthday Holiday (Stirling office closed)
    • 29 Jun
      Public schools close – end term 2
  • July 2018

  • August 2018

    • 21 Aug
      FeeHelp Census date for 2nd semester – deadline for withdrawals
    • 21 Aug
      Last day to receive 6000 word and 12000 word essay outlines
    • 24 Aug
      Stirling Conference
    • 25 Aug
      Stirling Conference
    • 31 Aug
      Special consideration limit for semester 1 2018
  • September 2018

  • October 2018

  • November 2018

    • 2 Nov
      Lectures conclude for semester 2
    • 6 Nov
      Public Holiday (Melbourne Cup) Stirling office closed
    • 7 Nov
      University of Divinity staff teaching for learning day
    • 10 Nov
      Ministry discernment panels (week 1)
    • 15 Nov
      Last day applications for enrolment can by lodged by international students for semester 1, 2019
    • 15 Nov
      Closing date for Research Fee Scholarship (RFS) / Research Stipend Scholarship (RSS) applications
    • 15 Nov
      Applications for higher degree by research admissions first semester 2018 due
    • 16 Nov
      End examinations week - research essays due
    • 17 Nov
      Ministry discernment panels (week 2)
    • 29 Nov
      Stirling Valedictory Service - 6pm at Stirling Theological College (Dinner provided)
    • 28 Nov
      The Nurture and Spiritual Guidance of Children Intensive begins at 9.30am at CTM (29 College Crescent, Parkville)
  • December 2018

    • 14 Dec
      Publication of results for semester 2
    • 21 Dec
      Stirling Library closes
    • 21 Dec
      Public schools close – end term 4
    • 24 Dec
      Stirling office closes
  • January 2019

    • 2 Jan
      Stirling office re-opens for the New Year

* Students taking units at other colleges should check the semester dates of those colleges as they may differ from Stirling dates.

# Non-teaching periods are part of the academic year, providing additional opportunity for study or completion of assignments.