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Solent University splits the academic year into three terms: the autumn term, the spring term and the summer term.

First year students start the autumn term a week earlier than other students, giving them a chance to enjoy welcome week and settle into life here on campus.

2017/18
First year students' Welcome Week 18 - 24 September 2017
Start of autumn term 25 September 2017
End of autumn term 19 December 2017
Start of spring term
Directed study and assessments
3 January 2018
Period 2 teaching commences 22 January 2018
End of spring term 23 March 2018
Start of summer term 9 April 2018
Assessment boards and students’ results 4 June 2018
Graduation ceremonies 9 - 13 July 2018

To download the full 2017/18 academic calendar, please follow the link below.

Academic calendar 2017/18

2018/19
First year students' Welcome Week  17 September 2018 
Start of autumn term  24 September 2018 
 End of autumn term 14 December 2018 
Start of spring term
Directed study and assessments 
7 January 2019 
Period 2 teaching commences  21 January 2019 
End of spring term  5 April 2019 
Start of summer term  23 April 2019 
Assessment boards and students' results  10 June 2019 
Graduation ceremonies  8 July 2019 

To download the full 2018/19 calendar, please follow the link below:

Academic calendar 2018/19

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