The date set by the University when your fee liability is finalised based on your enrolment details.

It's also the day that all HELP arrangements (e.g. HECS-HELP, FEE-HELP) are finalised and the last date you can drop courses without financial liability.

For standard semesters, Census Date is: 

  • March 31 for Semester 1.
  • August 31 for Semester 2.
  • December 18 for Summer Semester.

Census dates for non-standard teaching periods and medical rotations are avaliable on myUQ, or on the student home page in mySI-net.

If you're studying at UQ College, census dates for trimesters are displayed on the Academic Calendar

HDR students should refer to the Graduate School website for research quarter census dates.

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