ARU's Academic Calendar contains information on all the key dates you need for the academic year, including teaching weeks, examination periods and vacations for all taught courses.
Please note: the calendar information provided on these pages is for delivery of courses at ARU's main campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford, Peterborough, London, and our associate colleges throughout the UK (except Arden University).
Welcome Week: 12–16 September 2022
Trimester 1 teaching (11+1 weeks): 19 September–9 December 2022
Examinations: 12–16 December 2022
Welcome Week: 9–13 January 2023
Trimester 2 teaching (11+1 weeks): 16 January–21 April 2023
Examinations: 24 April–5 May 2023
Welcome Week: 2–5 May 2023
Trimester 3 teaching (11+1 weeks): 8 May–28 July 2023
Examinations: 31 July–4 August 2023
Christmas vacation: Monday 19 December 2022–Monday 2 January 2023 (inclusive)
Easter vacation: Monday 3 April–Friday 14 April 2023 (inclusive)