Academic Calendar


Important Dates:

OW Opens 2022 | 10 January
Classes start for Current Students | 14 February
Classes start for Honours Students | 14 February
Classes start for New Degree and C+ Students | 14 February
Classes start for Certificate Students | 28 February
Open Day | 29 January
Open Day | 07 May
Graduation Ceremony 2021 | 20 & 21 June
Closed for Staff & Students | 27 June - 1 July
Open Day - September | 10 September
Honours Exhibition 2022 | 23 November
Final Year Exhibtions 2022 | 29 November
Pangolin Awards 2022 | 1 & 2 December
Closes 2022 | 9 December
Open 2023 | TBC

Academic Terms:

Term 1 | 14 February - 8 April
Term 2 | 25 April - 17 June
Term 3 | 11 July - 26 August
Term 4 | (Classes end: 28 October) 12 September - 2 December

Student Holidays:

Term 1 | 11 April - 22 April
Term 2 | 20 June - 8 July
Term 3 | 29 August - 9 September
Term 4 | (Classes end: 28 October) 9 December - TBC

Public Holidays:

Human Rights Day | 21 March
Good Friday | 15 April
Family Day | 18 April
Freedom Day | 27 April
Workers' Day | 2 May
Youth Day | 16 June
Women's Day | 9 August
Reconciliation Day | 24 September