Information, links to frequently used applications and resources, and latest news items for current students at the University of Otago.
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They can look at not just your current course of study, but ensure that it is setting you up so you can complete your qualification in a timely manner, and will get you where you want to go.
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Guide to Enrolment
The Guide to Enrolment tells you what you need to do to complete your degree and lists the available papers.
Some information may have changed since the Guide to Enrolment was produced. See the following links for more up-to-date information:
Making the most of your time at Otago
- Friday 2 June
Lectures cease before mid-year examinations
- Monday 5 June
- Wednesday 7 June
First semester examinations begin
- Monday 15 June
Applications due from students taking only second semester papers for a programme subject to the Entry Pathway system in 2017
- Wednesday 21 June
First semester examinations end
- Sunday 25 June
Due date for submission of papers for course approval by students taking only second semester papers
- Friday 30 June
Due date for completion of course enrolment declaration by students taking only second semester papers (late fee may apply)
- Thursday 6 July
Course Advice Day
- Monday 10 July
Second semester begins
Fees due for second semester only enrolments
- Friday 14 July
Last day to add second semester papers (5pm deadline)
- Friday 28 July
Last day to delete second semester papers with refund of fees (5pm deadline)
Full list of academic key dates