Term dates

Our University Pathways courses can be taken for 1, 2 or 3 terms depending on your study aspirations. The term dates are fixed at the start of the year and enable you to start in either September, November (for University Foundation only) or May (for English plus Academic Subjects only).

On this page, you will find the teaching periods and holiday periods between 2022-2023. However, start dates can vary between courses, so please check the below table carefully. If you have any questions, please get in touch with our admissions team.

University Foundation – Autumn Term 2022

Arrival dateSaturday 3 September 2022
Lessons startMonday 5 September
Half-term BreakSaturday 22 October – Saturday 29 October
Second entrySunday 30 October
Lessons start/resumeMonday 31 October
Lessons end for the termFriday 16 December
UFP autumn term 2022
Winter holidaySaturday 17 December 2022 – Saturday 7 January 2023
Winter holiday

University Foundation – Spring Term 2023

Return dateSunday 8 January 2023
Lessons resumeMonday 9 January
Half term breakThursday 17 – Saturday 18 February
Lessons resumeMonday 19 February
Lessons end for the termFriday 31 March
UFP Spring term
Spring BreakSaturday 1 April – Saturday 15 April 2023

University Foundation – Summer Term 2023

Return dateSunday 16 April
Lessons resumeMonday 17 April
GraduationThursday 15 June (TBC)
End of ProgrammeFriday 16 June 2023
Departure DaySaturday 17 June 2023
UFP Summer term

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