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Student calendar 

The student calendar includes important dates, semester periods, events, public and Wintec holidays.

Check out what's on:

January 2020
1JanWednesdayNew Years Day
2JanThursdayNew Years Holiday

Wintec services open:

  • Student Enrolment and Information Centre (call-centre only)
  • Library (City)
  • The Hub (City & Rotokauri)
  • Student Enrolment and Information Centre offices
  • Wintec Health Services (City)
  • Library (Rotokari)
  • IT Services
27JanMondayAuckland Anniversary Day (Wintec closed)
February 2020
4-25FebTuesdayInternational Student Orientation (City and Rotokauri)
6FebThursdayWaitangi Day (Wintec closed)
10FebMondaySemester 1 starts
10FebMondayWintec Health Services open (Rotokauri)
10FebMondayWelcome Pōwhiri (City)
11FebTuesdayWelcome Pōwhiri (Rotokauri)
19FebWednesdayHamilton Gardens Art Festival
24-28FebMondayStudent Orientation (City and Rotokauri)
March 2020
8MarSundayInternational Women's Day
13MarFridayTe Kōpū Mānia o Kirikiriroa Marae Graduation
14MarSaturdayTinopai Tours - Coromandel trip
16-19MarMondayWintec Graduations
17-21MarTuesdayBalloons Over Waikato
April 2020
3AprFridayOpen Day
10AprFridayGood Friday (Wintec closed)
12AprSaturdayEaster Day
13AprMonday Easter Monday (Wintec closed)
13AprMondaySemester 1 break
14AprTuesdayEaster holiday (Wintec closed)
25AprSaturdayTinopai Tours - Hobbiton and Mount Maunganui trip
27AprMondayANZAC Day (Wintec closed)
28AprTuesdaySemester 1 continues
May 2020
16MaySaturdayTinopai Tours - Rotorua trip
June 2020
1JunMondayQueens Birthday (Wintec closed)
26JunFridaySemester 1 ends
July 2020
7-28JulTuesdayInternational Student Orientation (City and Rotokauri)

Jul Student Orientation (City and Rotokauri)
20JulMondaySemester 2 begins
20JulMondayWelcome Pōwhiri (City)
21JulTuesdayWelcome Pōwhiri (Rotokauri)
August 2020
7AugFridayStudent Ball
September 2020
5SepSaturdayTinopai Tours - Hobbiton and Mount Maunganui trip
21-27SepMondayMental Health Awareness Week
25SepFridaySemester 2 break
October 2020
1OctThursdayChinese Moon Festival and celebrations (City Hub)
12OctMondaySemester 2 continues
17OctSaturdayTinopai Tours - Waitomo trip
26OctMondayLabour Day (Wintec closed)
30OctFridayHalloween (City Hub)
November 2020
 Nov End of year BBQ (City Campus)
 Nov End of year BBQ (Rotokauri Campus)
13NovFridayDiwali (City Hub)
27NovFridaySemester 2 ends
December 2020
21DecMondayWintec Christmas holidays begin (Wintec closed)
25DecFridayChristmas Day
26DecSaturdayBoxing Day
28DecMondayBoxing Day observed


Other Wintec events

  • Career Guidance Workshop

    Are you unsure of your career journey options? Do you need some advice on what your next step could look like? If so, this is the workshop for you!

  • Ōtorohanga Information Session

    Are you interested in studying with Wintec Ōtorohanga in 2020? Come along to one of our information sessions and find out more.