Academic Calendar

2021 UARD terms and holidays

Some days and dates may vary slightly for different programmes of learning. Check your faculty/school schedule.

TERM 1
Number of weeksBetween 10-11
Term start and end datesStarts between Monday 1 February (at the earliest); and Tuesday 9 February (at the latest), and
ends Friday 16 April (92-102 half-days)
Public holidaysWaitangi Day (observed) – Monday 8 February, and Easter: Good Friday – 2 April, Easter Monday – 5 April, Easter Tuesday – 6 April (a school holiday)
UARD holidaysSaturday 17 April to Sunday 2 May
(includes Anzac Day – 25 April)
TERM 2
Number of weeks10
Term start and end datesMonday 3 May to Friday 9 July (98 half-days)
Public holidaysQueen’s Birthday – Monday 7 June
UARD holidaysSaturday 10 July to Sunday 25 July
TERM 3
Number of weeks10
Term start and end datesMonday 26 July to Friday 1 October (100 half-days)
Public holidaysNone
UARD holidaysSaturday 2 October to Sunday 17 October 
TERM 4
Number of weeksUp to 10
Term start and end datesStarts Monday 18 October, and
ends, for all schools, no later than Monday 20 December (80-90 half-days)*
Public holidaysLabour Day – Monday 25 October, Christmas Day – Saturday 25 December, Boxing Day – Sunday 26 December, and New Year’s Day – Saturday 1 January 2022
UARD holidays5 or 6 weeks (from school’s closing date until opening date of school the following year) 

 * Or to a day in December that ensures that the school has been open for instruction for a minimum of 380 half-days in 2021.

2022 UARD terms and holidays

TERM 1
Number of weeksBetween 10-11
Term start and end datesStarts between Monday 31 January (at the earliest); and Tuesday 8 February (at the latest), and 
ends Thursday 14 April (96-106 half-days)
Public holidaysWaitangi Day (observed) – Monday 7 February, and Easter: Good Friday – 15 April
UARD holidaysSaturday 16 April to Sunday 1 May 
(includes Easter Monday – 18 April, Easter Tuesday – 19 April (a school holiday), and Anzac Day – Monday 25 April)
TERM 2
Number of weeks10
Term start and end datesMonday 2 May to Friday 8 July (96 half-days)
Public holidaysQueen’s Birthday – Monday 6 June, Matariki – Friday 24 June
UARD holidaysSaturday 9 July to Sunday 24 July
TERM 3
Number of weeks10
Term start and end datesMonday 25 July to Friday 30 September (100 half-days)
Public holidaysNone
UARD holidaysSaturday 1 October to Sunday 16 October
TERM 4
Number of weeksUp to 10
Term start and end datesStarts Monday 17 October, and
ends no later than Tuesday 20 December (92 half-days)*
UARD holidaysLabour Day – Monday 24 October, Christmas Day – Sunday 25 December, Boxing Day – Monday 26 December, and New Year’s Day – Sunday 1 January 2023

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