VU’s priority is always the safety, health and wellbeing of our students, staff and community. To help keep the VU community safe, we have made changes to how we deliver our courses.

Students can now access Block 2 classes via digital and remote learning.

Find our more about changes to course delivery and what this means for your studies.

For more information about how VU is responding to coronavirus, read our coronavirus FAQ page.


Find everything you need for your study journey at VU. Manage your enrolment, timetables and results. Learn about support services, orientation, overseas exchange and employment opportunities.

If you’re new and yet to enrol, check out the new to VU section of our site. It has everything you need to help you get started.

Administration & key dates

2020 key dates

  • Semester 1 starts: Monday 24 February 2020 (HE and Block students)
  • University closed for Easter break: Friday 10 April –Tuesday 14 April 2020 inclusive
  • Mid-semester break: Friday 10 April –Friday 17 April 2020 inclusive
  • Semester 2 starts:  Monday 27 July 2020
  • Semester 2 mid-semester break: Monday 28 September – Friday 2 October 2020 inclusive.

Check the academic calendar for important dates for standard HE, Block, TAFE and all other students.

What's on at VU

29 Jun - 28 Jan (214 days)
Location: Online
1 Dec - 9 Dec (9 days)
Location: Online event
5 Aug - 31 Jan (180 days)
Location: Online
10 Aug - 11 Dec (124 days)
Location: Online via Zoom