• November 2014
  • 04 November
    • Lectures end for quarter 4 and semester 2
  • 07 November - 27 November
    • Examination of third-quarter, fourth-quarter and second-semester modules
  • 28 November - 05 December
    • Supplementary examinations of third quarter, fourth quarter and second semester modules
  • December 2014
  • 05 December - 05 December
    • Academic year ends
  • 16 December
    • Day of Reconciliation
  • 23 December
    • University closes at 10:00
  • January 2015
  • 01 January
    • New Year’s Day
  • 05 January
    • Academic year commences
    • Summer School
  • 16 January - 18 January
    • Special Orientation for Non-RSA students
  • 17 January
    • Welcoming Day
  • 19 January - 22 January
    • Registration of first-year students
  • 23 January
    • Grouping of large course groups: new first-year students
  • 26 January
    • Lectures commence: All first-year modules
    • Registration of senior students
  • 31 January
    • Rag
  • February 2015
  • 02 February
    • Lectures commence for quarter 1 and semester 1
  • 10 February
    • Anniversary of the University’s establishment
  • 16 February
    • Closing date: Amendments or cancellation of modules
  • March 2015
  • 20 March
    • Lectures end for term 1
  • 21 March
    • Human Rights Day
  • 23 March
    • Lectures commence for quarter 2
  • 28 March - 12 April
    • March-April recess
  • April 2015
  • 03 April
    • Good Friday
  • 06 April
    • Family Day
  • 13 April - 30 April
    • Autumn Graduation Ceremonies
  • 27 April
    • Freedom Day
  • 28 April - 30 April
    • No lectures
  • May 2015
  • 01 May
    • Workers’ Day
  • 06 May
    • GIBS Graduation Ceremony
  • 23 May
    • Open Day
  • 29 May
    • Lectures end for quarter 2 and semester 1
  • June 2015
  • 01 June - 22 June
    • Examinations of first quarter, second-quarter and first-semester modules
  • 16 June
    • Youth Day
  • 24 June - 01 July
    • Supplementary examinations of first-quarter, second-quarter and first-semester modules
  • July 2015
  • 02 July - 19 July
    • July recess
  • 06 July - 18 July
    • Winter School
  • 20 July
    • Lectures commence for quarter 3 and semester 2
  • August 2015
  • 03 August
    • Closing date: Amendments or cancellation of modules
  • 09 August
    • National Women’s Day
  • 10 August
    • Public holiday in terms of legislation
  • 31 August - 04 September
    • Spring Graduation Ceremonies
  • September 2015
  • 07 September
    • Lectures end for quarter 3
  • 08 September
    • Lectures commence for quarter 4
  • 22 September
    • Friday timetable is followed
  • 23 September
    • Spring Day
  • 24 September
    • Heritage Day
  • 25 September
    • No lectures
  • October 2015
  • 03 October - 11 October
    • October recess
  • 16 October
    • UP International Students Day
  • November 2015
  • 05 November
    • Lectures end for quarter 4 and semester 2
  • 09 November - 28 November
    • Examination of third-quarter, fourth-quarter and second-semester modules
  • 30 November - 07 December
    • Supplementary examinations of third-quarter, fourth-quarter and second-semester modules
  • December 2015
  • 07 December - 07 December
    • Academic year ends
  • 10 December
    • Graduation Ceremony for LLM in Human Rights
  • 16 December
    • Day of Reconciliation
  • 23 December
    • University closes at 10:00
  • January 2016
  • 04 January
    • Academic year commences