Term Dates

Are you looking for information on East Durham College's term dates? You're in the right place - our term dates are as follows:

Academic Year 2023/2024

Term 1

Starts: Monday 4th September 2023 (Further Education Courses Induction Week, student start dates vary depending on course and year of study)

Further Education courses teaching starts: Monday 11th September 2023

Higher Education courses induction week: Monday 18th September 2023

Higher Education courses teaching starts: Monday 25th September 2023

Student Half Term: Students' Last Day At College: Thursday 26th October. Students Off: Friday 27th & W/c 30th October 2023. Term restarts Monday 6th November 2023

Students' Last Day of Term: Wednesday 20th December 2023

Staff Last Day of Term: Thursday 21st December 2023

Term 2

College Reopens to Staff Only: Wednesday 3rd January 2024

Students Start: Monday 8th January 2024

Student Half Term: W/c 19th February 2024. Term restarts Monday 26th February 2024

Last Day of Term: Thursday 28th March 2024

Term 3

Starts: Monday 15th April 2024

Student Half Term: W/c 27th May 2024. Term restarts Monday 3rd June 2023

Summer term end dates vary depending on course programme. Please contact your course lecturers and/or your progression coach to find out the exact dates.

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