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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.

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

2019/20
First year students' Welcome Week  16 September 2019 
Start of autumn term  23 September 2019 
 End of autumn term 13 December 2019 
Start of spring term
Directed study and assessments 
6 January 2020 
Period 2 teaching commences  20 January 2020 
End of spring term  3 April 2020 
Start of summer term  20 April 2020 
Assessment boards and students' results  8 June 2020 
Graduation ceremonies  13-17 July 2020 

To download the full 2019/20 calendar, please follow the link below:

Academic calendar 2019/20

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