Key Semester Dates 

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(New) Academic Year 2019 - 20

Student Exchange Period

Full Year

Fall
(Semester 1 / Full Year intake)

Spring
(Semester 2 intake)

 Accommodation
Move-in on or after Date

(Final announcement will be made
by respective halls)

Aug 21, 2019

Early Jan, 2020
(TBC)

Registration Week

(Students are advised to

arrive HKU in this week)

Aug 26 - 30, 2019

Jan 13 - 17, 2020

Orientation Day

Aug 30, 2019

Jan 17, 2020
(Tentative)

Orientation Activities

Late Aug - Early Oct, 2019

Mid Jan -  Early Feb, 2020

Semester Start Date /
First Day of Teaching

Sep 02, 2019

Jan 20, 2020

Course Registration

Late Aug, 2019

(TBC)

No Course Registration Period

Course Add/ Drop Period
(Course Selection Period)

Early Sep, 2019

(TBC)

Mid Jan, 2020

(TBC)

Reading Week

Oct 14 - 19, 2019

Mar 9 - 14, 2020

Last Day of Teaching

Nov 30, 2019

May 02, 2020

Farewell Event

Late Nov, 2019

Late Apr, 2020

Revision Period

Dec 02 - 6, 2019

May 04 - 09, 2020

Assessment Period

Dec 07 - 23, 2019

May 11 - 30, 2020

Semester End Date

Dec 23, 2019

May 30, 2020

Accommodation Move-out Date

Late Dec, 2019 (TBC)

(Semester 1 students)

Late May, 2020 (TBC)

(Full Year / Semester 2 students)

Result Release Date

Late Jan, 2020

Late Jun, 2020

HKU Portal Account Closing Date

Around Mid Feb, 2020

Around Mid Jul, 2020

Transcript Release Date

Feb - Mar, 2020

Jul - Aug, 2020

 

 

 

Academic Year 2018 -19

Student Exchange Period

Full Year

Fall
(Semester 1 / Full Year Intake)

Spring
(Semester 2 Intake)

HKU Student ID &

Portal Account Release Date

Early Aug, 2018

Early Jan, 2019

 Accommodation
Move-in on or after Date

(Final announcement will be made
by respective halls)

Aug 22, 2018

Jan 04, 2019

Registration

Aug 27 – 31, 2018

Jan 7 – 11, 2019 

Orientation Day

Aug 31, 2018

Jan 11, 2019

Orientation Activities

Late-Aug – Early-Oct, 2018

Mid-Jan – Early-Feb, 2019

Semester Start Date /

First Day of Teaching

Sep 03, 2018

Jan 14, 2019

Course Registration

Aug 23, 2018 (10:00 am) -
Aug 28, 2018 (4:00 pm) 

No Course Registration Period

Course Add/ Drop Period
(Course Selection Period)

Sep 03, 2018 (10:00 am) -
Sep 17, 2018 (4:00 pm)

Jan 14, 2019 (10:00 am) -
Jan 28, 2019 (4:00 pm)

Cultural Exchange Bazaar and
 Study Abroad Fair

Early-Sep, 2018

Reading Week

Oct 15 - 20, 2018

Mar 04 - 09, 2019

Last Day of Teaching

Dec 01, 2018

Apr 27, 2019

Farewell Event

Nov 23, 2018

TBC

Revision Period

Dec 03 - 7, 2018

Apr 29 - May 04, 2019

Assessment Period

Dec 08 - 22, 2018

May 06 - 25, 2019

Semester End Date

Dec 22, 2018

May 25, 2019 

Accommodation Move-out Date

Dec 31, 2018

(Semester 1 students)

May 27, 2019 

(Full Year / Semester 2 students)

Result Release Date

Late Jan, 2019

Late Jun, 2019

HKU Portal Account Closing Date

Around Mid Feb, 2019

Around Mid Jul, 2019

Transcript Release Date

Feb – Mar, 2019

Jul – Aug, 2019