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Key dates

Today is: Tuesday, 01 September 2015; week: 49 (Resit Exams)

We have three-terms during the academic year. Our key dates for you to watch out for include the start and end of our Autumn, Spring and Summer terms, registration, examinations and graduation.

Please note that some teaching dates for students vary according to your campus, degree level and course.

If you have a Tier 4 visa to study in the UK you will need to make sure you are aware of the term dates that apply to you and understand your visa conditions and responsibilities. Further information on your studies and Tier 4 is available to read on our website.

Term

  • Autumn term: Thursday 1 October 2015 - Friday 11 December 2015
  • Spring term: Monday 11 January 2016 - Friday 18 March 2016
  • Summer term: Monday 18 April 2016 - Friday 24 June 2016
  • Dates of term for later years

Timetables

Examinations

Main examinations

  • Monday 9 May 2016 - Friday 3 June 2016

Half-year examinations

  • Monday 4 January 2016 - Friday 8 January 2016

Re-sit examinations

  • Monday 5 September 2016 - Friday 9 September 2016

Note: Examinations for specific groups of students may take place at times other than the above examination period. Full details are available from the Examinations Office

Registration

Colchester Campus

  • Registration takes place from 29 September to 2 October 2015.
  • Full details from the Registration Office

Southend Campus

  • Registration takes place from 14 September to 2 October 2015.
  • Full details from the Registration Office

Loughton Campus

  • Registration takes place on 24 September 2015 in CS1, CS2 and CS3 in Hatfields House.
  • Full details from the Registration Office

Graduation

Colchester Campus

  • Tuesday 12 July 2016
  • Wednesday 13 July 2016
  • Thursday 14 July 2016
  • Friday 15 July 2016

East 15 (Loughton) Campus

Students from East 15 graduate at our Colchester Campus. Details as to which day the ceremony will be held on will be available in the Spring term.

Southend Campus

Students whose Boards of Examiners meet in sufficient time will be invited to attend a graduation ceremony at Colchester Campus on the week commencing 12 July (provisional).

Students who are unable to attend the graduation ceremony at Colchester campus due to the dates of the meetings of Boards of Examiners, will be invited to attend a graduation ceremony on a future date (yet to be confirmed). The Graduation Office website has further information.

Clearing 2016

  • Clearing will take place immediately after A-level results are published in August 2016.

Meetings of Council

  • Monday 23 November 2015
  • Monday 15 February 2016
  • Monday 9 May 2016
  • Monday 11 July 2016

Meeting of Court

  • Friday 10 June 2016

News and events

News and events

Our news pages will keep you up-to-date on all that has been happening around our University, including latest research and forthcoming events and activities.

New academic year

We provide useful information for new and current students, so you can keep up-to-date on everything at Essex. This includes details about academic and research resources, administrative matters, support available for Essex students and various other useful links.

Open days

Book a place at one of our open days to see for yourself what we offer. Academic and support staff will be available to answer your questions, while a campus tour with our current students allows you to view our facilities and accommodation.

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If you've not yet had a chance to visit us, why not find out what life at Essex is really like? See more of our campuses, facilities and accommodation and hear from our students and academics about what it's like to study with us.