The University of Wolverhampton

Academic calendar

Key dates in the academic calendar for the University of Wolverhampton are below. Please note: the University's week starts on a Monday.

Academic Calendar 2015-16

Week commencing

Undergraduate

Postgraduate

05 October 2015 Welcome week Welcome Week
12 October 2015 Beginning of Semester 1 Beginning of Semester 1
21 December 2015 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
28 December 2015 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
11 January 2016 End of Semester 1 teaching End of Semester 1 teaching
18 January 2016 Assessment week (Semester 1) Assessment week (Semester 1)
25 January 2016 Welcome Week - Semester 2 starters  
01 February 2016 Beginning of Semester 2 Beginning of Semester 2
21 March 2016 2016 Spring Graduation ceremonies  2016 Spring Graduation ceremonies 
21 March 2016 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
28 March 2016 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
02 May 2016 May Day Bank Holiday  May Day Bank Holiday
02 May 2016 End of Semester 2 teaching End of Semester 2 teaching
09 May 2016 Assessment week (Semester 2) Assessment week (Semester 2)
16 May 2016 Assessment week (Semester 2) Assessment week (Semester 2)
23 May 2016 Beginning of Semester 3 Beginning of Semester 3 - Dissertations
30 May 2016 Spring Bank Holiday Spring Bank Holiday 
11 July 2016 Resit week (Semester 2) Resit week (Semester 2)
08 August 2016 End of Semester 3   
15 August 2016 Assessment week (Semester 3)  
29 August 2016 August Bank Holiday  August Bank Holiday
12 September 2016  2016 Graduation ceremonies 2016 Graduation ceremonies
19 September 2016 2016 Graduation ceremonies

2016 Graduation ceremonies

9 September 2016  

Dissertation hand-in

University Bank Holidays / Concessionary Days

Friday 25/12/2015

Christmas Day – Bank Holiday

Friday 25/03/2016

Good Friday – Bank Holiday

Monday 28/12/2015

Boxing Day – Bank Holiday

Monday 28/03/2016

Easter Monday – Bank Holiday

Tuesday 29/12/2015

Concessionary Day

Tuesday 29/03/2016

Concessionary Day

Wednesday 30/12/2015

Concessionary Day

Monday 02/05/2016

May Day Bank Holiday

Thursday 31/12/2015

Concessionary Day

Monday 30/05/2016

Spring Bank Holiday

Friday 01/01/2016

New Year’s Day – Bank Holiday

   

Academic Calendar 2016-17

Week commencing

Undergraduate

Postgraduate

26 September 2016 Welcome week/Beginning of Semester 1 Welcome week/Beginning of Semester 1
19 December 2016 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
26 December 2016 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
02 January 2017 Revision week Revision week
09 January 2017 Assessment week (Semester 1) Assessment week (Semester 1)
16 January 2017 Welcome Week - Semester 2 starters  
23 January 2017 Beginning of Semester 2 Beginning of Semester 2
10 April 2017 2017 Spring Graduation ceremonies 2017 Spring Graduation ceremonies
10 April 2017 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
17 April 2017 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
01 May 2017 May Day Bank Holiday  May Day Bank Holiday
01 May 2017 Revision week Revision week
08 May 2017 Assessment week (Semester 2) Assessment week (Semester 2)
15 May 2017 Assessment week (Semester 2) Assessment week (Semester 2)
22 May 2017 Beginning of Semester 3 Beginning of Semester 3 - Dissertations
29 May 2017 Spring Bank Holiday Spring Bank Holiday 
10 July 2017 Resit week (Semester 2) Resit week (Semester 2)
07 August 2017 Assessment week (Semester 3)   
28 August 2017 August Bank Holiday  August Bank Holiday
11 September 2017 2017 Graduation ceremonies (TBC) 2017 Graduation ceremonies (TBC)
18 September 2017 2017 Graduation ceremonies (TBC) 2017 Graduation ceremonies (TBC)
18 September 2017   Dissertation hand-in

Academic Calendar 2017-18

Week commencing

Undergraduate

Postgraduate

25 September 2017 Welcome week / Beginning of Semester 1 Welcome week / Beginning of Semester 1
18 December 2017 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
25 December 2017 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
01 January 2018 Bank Holiday Bank Holiday
01 January 2018 Revision week Revision week
08 January 2018 Assessment week (Semester 1) Assessment week (Semester 1)
15 January 2018 Welcome Week - Semester 2 starters  
22 January 2018 Beginning of Semester 2 Beginning of Semester 2
26 March 2018 2018 Spring Graduation ceremonies (TBC) 2018 Spring Graduation ceremonies (TBC)
26 March 2018 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
02 April 2018 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
30 April 2018 Revision week Revision week
07 May 2018 May Day Bank Holiday  May Day Bank Holiday
07 May 2018 Assessment week (Semester 2) Assessment week (Semester 2)
14 May 2018 Assessment week (Semester 2) Assessment week (Semester 2)
21 May 2018 Beginning of Semester 3 Beginning of Semester 3 - Dissertations
28 May 2018 Spring Bank Holiday Spring Bank Holiday 
09 July 2018 Resit week (Semester 2) Resit week (Semester 2)
06 August 2018 Assessment week (Semester 3)  
27 August 2018 August Bank Holiday  August Bank Holiday
10 September 2018 2018 Graduation ceremonies (TBC) 2018 Graduation ceremonies (TBC)
17 September 2018 2018 Graduation ceremonies (TBC) 2018 Graduation ceremonies (TBC)
17 September 2018   Dissertation hand-in

Academic Calendar 2018-19

Week commencing

Undergraduate

Postgraduate

24 September 2018 Welcome week / Beginning of Semester 1 Welcome week / Beginning of Semester 1
17 December 2018 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
24 December 2018 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
31 December 2018 Revision week Revision week
01 January 2019 Bank Holiday Bank Holiday
07 January 2019 Assessment week (Semester 1) Assessment week (Semester 1)
14 January 2019 Welcome Week - Semester 2 starters  
21 January 2019 Beginning of Semester 2 Beginning of Semester 2
15 April 2019 2019 Spring Graduation ceremonies (TBC) 2019 Spring Graduation ceremonies (TBC)
15 April 2019 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
22 April 2019 Non-teaching period Non-teaching period
29 April 2019 Assessment week (Semester 2) Assessment week (Semester 2)
06 May 2019 Assessment week (Semester 2) Assessment week (Semester 2)
06 May 2019 May Day Bank Holiday  May Day Bank Holiday
13 May 2019 Beginning of Semester 3 Beginning of Semester 3 - Dissertations
27 May 2019 Spring Bank Holiday Spring Bank Holiday 
01 July 2019 Re-assessments week Re-assessments week
29 July 2019 Assessment week (Semester 3)  
26 August 2019 August Bank Holiday  August Bank Holiday
09 September 2019   Dissertation hand-in
09 September 2019 2019 Graduation ceremonies (TBC) 2019 Graduation ceremonies (TBC)
16 September 2019 2019 Graduation ceremonies (TBC) 2019 Graduation ceremonies (TBC)