Explore the list below for information about important dates to keep in mind for your academic year.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us for further information about key dates.


Autumn Semester 2021  
Final Application Deadline 1 June 2021
Final Accommodation Deadline                                   31 July 2021
International Arrivals Day                                             17 September 2021
Orientation Week 20 September 2021 - 24 September 2021
Autumn semester  27 September 2021 - 17 December 2021*
Christmas Break 18 December 2021 - 16 January 2022


Spring Semester 2022  
Final Application Deadline                                   31 October 2021
Accommodation Application Period 1 November 2021 - 30 November 2021
Arrival and Orientation 24 January 2022 - 28 January 2022**
Spring semester 31 January 2022 - 20 May 2022
Easter Break 26 March 2022 - 24 April 2022
Assessment Period*** 23 May 2022 - 17 June 2022


Please note:

*Autumn Semester students may be asked to submit coursework in January.

**Students who have to self-isolate will be asked to arrive on 12 January in order to complete their self-isolation before the start of the Orientation period.

***Spring semester only and full year students should be aware that the assessment (examination) period is part of the Spring semester, and students are expected to remain for this period.

All dates are subject to change under exceptional circumstances.

The Autumn semester at UEA is less than 90 days long. This has been recognised by the European Commission but if your home university is not able to accept these dates for grant purposes, we strongly recommend you discuss this with your home institution.