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2021-22 Term and closure dates

Some programmes have variations to these dates

Welcome week and inductions

24 September - 1 October 2021

Autumn term

Starts: 27 September 2021
Reading week*: 8 - 12 November 2021
Ends: 17 December 2021

Christmas closure**

24 December 2021 - 3 January 2022

Spring term

Starts: 17 January 2022
Reading week*: 21 - 25 February 2022
Ends: 1 April 2022

Easter closure**

14 April - 19 April 2022

Summer term

Starts: 3 May 2022
Undergraduate ends: 24 June 2022
Postgraduate ends: 30 September 2022

Variations

* Check with your academic department if your course observes Reading Week

** Over Christmas and Easter services and buildings will be closed, except for Campus Support Officers, Library, and student accommodation

See other variations for some programmes

2022-23 Term and closure dates

Some programmes have variations to these dates

Welcome week and inductions

23 - 30 September 2022

Autumn term

Starts: 26 September 2022
Reading week*: 7 - 11 November 2022
Ends: 16 December 2022

Christmas closure**

24 December 2022 - 2 January 2023

Spring term

Starts: 16 January 2023
Reading week*: 20 - 24 February 2023
Ends: 31 March 2023

Easter closure**

6 April - 11 April 2023

Summer term

Starts: 2 May 2023
Undergraduate ends: 23 June 2023
Postgraduate ends: 29 September 2023

Variations

* Check with your academic department if your course observes Reading Week.

** Over Christmas and Easter services and buildings will be closed, except for Library, Campus Support Officers and student accommodation.

See other variations for some programmes

2023-24 Term and closure dates

Welcome week and inductions

22 - 29 September 2023

Autumn term

Starts: 25 September 2023
Reading week: 6 - 10 November 2023
Ends: 15 December 2023

Christmas closure**

23 December 2023 - 1 January 2024

Spring term

Starts: 8 January 2024
Reading week: 12 - 16 February 2024
Ends: 22 March 2024

Easter closure**

28 March - 2 April 2024

Summer term

Starts: 22 April 2024
Undergraduate ends: 14 June 2024
Postgraduate ends: 27 September 2024

Variations

* Check with your academic department if your course observes Reading Week.

** Over Christmas and Easter services and buildings will be closed, except for Library, Campus Support Officers and student accommodation.

2024-25 Term and closure dates (provisional)

Welcome week and inductions

20 - 27 September 2024

Autumn term

Starts: 23 September 2024
Reading week: 4 - 8 November 2024
Ends: 13 December 2024

Christmas closure**

21 December 2024 - 1 January 2025

Spring term

Starts: 13 January 2025
Reading week: 17 - 21 February 2025
Ends: 28 March 2025

Easter closure**

17 April - 22 April 2025

Summer term

Starts: 28 April 2025
Undergraduate ends: 20 June 2025
Postgraduate ends: 26 September 2025

Variations

* Check with your academic department if your course observes Reading Week.

** Over Christmas and Easter services and buildings will be closed, except for LibraryCampus Support Officers and student accommodation.

2025-26 Term and closure dates (provisional)

Welcome week and inductions

19 - 26 September 2025

Autumn term

Starts: 22 September 2025
Reading week: 3 - 7 November 2025
Ends: 12 December 2025

Christmas closure**

24 December 2025 - 5 January 2026

Spring term

Starts: 12 January 2026
Reading week: 16 - 20 February 2026
Ends: 27 March 2026

Easter closure**

2 April - 7 April 2026

Summer term

Starts: 27 April 2026
Undergraduate ends: 19 June 2026
Postgraduate ends: 26 September 2026

Variations

* Check with your academic department if your course observes Reading Week.

** Over Christmas and Easter services and buildings will be closed, except for LibraryCampus Support Officers and student accommodation.