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Student calendar 

The student calendar includes important dates, events, public holidays, and Wintec holidays. Please note, that the Wintec dates are a general guide, and some programmes have differing holiday dates. Please check with your centre for the specifics of your semester dates and holidays.

Check out what is on:

Sat1JanNew Years Day
Sun2JanNew Years Holiday
Mon3JanNew Years Day Observed
Tue4JanNew Years Holiday Observed
Mon10JanWintec services open:
  • Health Services (City)
  • Student Enrolment and Information Centre (City and Rotokauri)
  • The hubs and IT services (City and Rotokauri)
  • Library (City and Rotokauri)
Mon17JanKidz@Wintec open
   Semester 1 begins
Mon1FebAuckland Anniversary Day (Wintec closed)
Sun6FebWaitangi Day
Mon7FebWaitangi Day Observed
Tue8FebWelcome Pōwhiri (Rotokauri)
Mon14FebWelcome Pōwhiri (City Campus)

Wintec services open:
  • Health Services (Rotokauri)
Fri18-27FebHamilton Gardens Art Festival
Wed23FebStudent Orientation (O Week) City Campus
Thu24FebStudent Orientation (O Week) Rotokauri Campus
TBCTBCFebInternational Student Orientation
Tue8MarInternational Women's Day
Fri11MarWintec Open Day
Tue15-22MarBalloons Over Waikato
Tue22-23MarWintec Graduation
Fri15AprGood Friday (Wintec closed)
Mon18AprEaster Monday (Wintec closed)
Tue19AprEaster holiday (Wintec closed)
Mon25AprAnzac Day
Fri20MayPink Shirt Day
Mon6JunQueen's Birthday (Wintec closed)
Wed15JunFieldays
Fri24JunMatariki
   Semester 1 ends
   Semester 2 begins
Mon25JulWelcome Pōwhiri (City)
Tue26JulWelcome Pōwhiri (Rotokauri)
TBCTBCJulStudent Orientation (O Week) City
TBCTBCJulStudent Orientation ( O Week) Rotokauri
TBCTBCAugStudent Ball
Mon11SepTe Wiki o te Reo Māori/Māori Language Week
TBCTBCSepMental Health Awareness Week
Mon24OctLabour Day (Wintec closed)
Mon31OctHalloween
Mon6JunQueen's Birthday (Wintec closed)
Mon24NovDiwali
TBCTBCNovEnd of year BBQs
   Semester 2 ends
Mon19DecWintec Christmas Holidays begin (campuses closed)
Sun25DecChristmas Day
Mon26DecBoxing Day
Tue27DecChristmas Day Observed

Other Wintec events

  • Rotokauri Campus Information Session

    Are you considering studying in 2022 or beyond? Join us for an information session at our Rotokauri Campus and find out how you can get started.

  • City Campus Information Session

    Are you considering study options in 2022 or beyond? Join us for an information session at our City Campus and find out how you can get started.

  • Graduate and Postgraduate Information Session

    Are you thinking about graduate study options or looking to enhance your knowledge and skill-set through postgraduate study? Find out how you can expand your career potential with one of our graduate or postgraduate study options at our upcoming information session.