Calendar 2017

Academic Calendar 2017

SPU Term Dates

ACTIVITY DATES
Registration and Orientation Week Monday, 30 January – Friday, 3 February
1st teaching block Monday, 6 February – Friday, 31 March
Mid-Term Vacation/Study/Research Saturday, 1 April – Monday, 17 April
2nd teaching block Tuesday, 18 April – Thrusday, 25 May
Main Mid-year examinations Friday, 26 May – Thursday, 15 June
Mid-year supplementary examinations Monday, 26 June – Friday, 30 June
Winter Vacation/Study/Research Saturday, 1 July – Sunday, 16 July
3rd teaching block Monday, 17 July – Friday, 25 August
Mid-Term Vacation/Study/Research Saturday, 26 August – Sunday, 3 September
4th teaching block Monday, 4 September – Friday, 20 October
Main Year-End examinations Monday, 23 October – Friday, 10 November
Year-End supplementary examinations Thursday, 23 November – Friday, 1 December

Northern Cape School Terms

1st Term 2nd Term 3rd Term 4th Term
11 January – 31 March 18 April – 30 June 24 July – 29 September 9 October – 6 December

Public Holidays 2017

Sunday, 1 January New Year’s Day
Monday, 2 January Public Holiday
Tuesday, 21 March Human Rights Day
Friday, 14 April Good Friday
Monday, 17 April Family Day
Thursday, 27 April Freedom Day
Monday, 1 May Worker’s Day
Friday, 16 June Youth Day
Wednesday, 9 August Women’s Day
Sunday, 24 September Heritage Day
Monday, 25 September Public Holiday
Saturday, 16 December Reconciliation Day
Monday, 25 December Christmas Day
Tuesday, 26 December Day of Goodwill