Term dates for 2017

Term One Monday 20 February – Thursday 13 April (returning students start Thursday 16 February)
Easter Break 14–30 April
Marae Noho 9–13 April
Applications open for all 2018 courses 26 April
Term Two Monday 1 May – Friday 23 June
Off-shore international applications close for 2018 (all courses)* 23 June
Term Three Monday 17 July – Friday 1 September
Open Week:
Get a taste of life at Toi Whakaari: NZ Drama School
17–21 July
Acting applications close for 2018 (domestic and on-shore international applicants) 18 August
Wellington Tertiary Institutions’ Open Day* 25 August
National Acting Auditions 2–17 September
Term Four Monday 18 September – Friday 17 November
Management, Costume, Design applications close for 2018 (domestic and on-shore international applicants) 29 September
Final auditions & applicants weekend 3–5 November
Graduation 15 November
Poroporoaki – final day for graduates 16 November

*subject to change