2017 Key Dates

St Marks National Theological Centre Key Dates for 2016. Sessions follow the CSU calendar. 

Students studying theology through CSU should familiarise themselves with CSU's important dates as well.
 

St Mark's Calendar

LEGEND COMMENT
Green CSU Residential Schools
Purple Key Canberra & Goulburn Diocesan Dates 
Red CSU Dates
Blue  St Mark's Registered Training Organisation Dates 
Orange Public Holidays & Other Important Dates for St Mark's
Black Australian Centre for Christianity and Culture Event

Calendar updated: February 2, 2016
Session 1 

Month Date Event Details Time
January        
  1 New Year’s Day holiday    
  3 St Mark’s Opens    
  26 Australia Day holiday    
  30 ACT & NSW School Term 1 starts    
         
February        
  1 Postgrad Seminar   2 to 4pm
  7 Residential Schools start    
  15 One Day Clergy Conference ACC&C Chapel  
  17 - 18 GCPS Wahroonga (Clinical) Wahroonga 9.30am to 4.30pm
  17 - 19 ADCMT Intensive Canberra  Canberra 9.30am to 4.30pm
  22 - 24 Deacons Ordination Retreat Galong  
  24 Residential Schools end    
  25 Ordination of Deacons  St Saviour's Cathedral, Goulburn 11am
  27 Orientation Day    3 to 6pm
  27 Commencement Lecture with Dr Meredith Lake   7.30pm
  27 Session 1 begins: On-campus classes commence    
  27-28 GCPS Newtown Newtown 9.30am to 4.30pm
         
March        
  1 Ash Wednesday    
  1 Postgrad Seminar   2-4pm
  13 Canberra Day    
  13 - 14 GCPS Parramatta  Parramatta 9.30am to 4.30pm
  24 Census date for Session 1    
         
April        
  3 - 17 Session 1 Class Break    
  3 Residential Schools Start    
  5 Postgrad Seminar   2-4pm
  8 ACT & NSW School Term 1 ends    
  13 Residential Schools End    
  13 Maundy Thursday    
  14 Good Friday    
  17 Easter Monday    
  18 Session 1 resumes after break    
  21 - 23 Batemans Bay Spirit 2017 Conference    
  26 ACT & NSW School Term 2 starts    
         
May        
  1 - 2 GCPS Newtown  Newtown 9.30am to 4.30pm
  3 Postgrad Seminar   2 to 4pm
  5 - 6 GCPS Wahroonga (Clinical) Wahroonga 9.30am to 4.30pm
  8 - 9 GCPS Parramatta   Parramatta 9.30am to 4.30pm
  12 - 13 DCMT Intensive Canberra 9.30am to 4.30pm
  22 - 25 Clergy Conference  TBA  
         
June        
  2 Session 1 O- Campus classes end    2 to 4pm
  4 Pentecost    
  7 Postgrad Seminar    
  12 Queen’s Birthday holiday    
  16 - 18 ADCMT North Queensland Intensive North Queensland 9.30am to 4.30pm
  19 Residential Schools start    
  23 - 25 ADCMT Bunbury Intensive Bunbury 9.30am to 4.30pm
  30 Residential Schools end    
  30 ACT & NSW School Term 2 ends    
         
July        
  6 Postgrad Seminar   2 to 4pm


Session 2

 Month Date Event Details Time
July        
  10 Sessions 2 begins - On campus classes commence    
  14 - 15  DipC Wahroonga   Wahroonga   
  14 - 15 GCPS Wahroonga (Clinical) Wahroonga 9.30am to 4.30pm
  17 ACT School Term 3 starts    
  18 NSW School Term 3 starts     
  21 - 23 ADCMT Canberra Intensive Canberra 9.30am to 4.30pm
  24 - 25 GCPS Newtown Newtown 9.30am to 4.30pm
  31 - 1 Aug GCPS Parramatta  Parramatta 9.30am to 4.30pm
         
August        
  2 Postgrad Seminar   2 to 4pm
  4 Census date for Session 2    
  4 - 5 GCPS Ridley   Ridley 9.30am to 4.30pm
  14 - 18 Clergy Retreat TBA  
  21 Residential Schools start    
  21 - 1 Sept Session 2 On campus class break    
         
September        
  1 Residential Schools end    
  4 Session 2 on campus classes resume    
  6 Postgrad Seminar   2 to 4pm
  22 ACT & NSW School Term 3 ends    
  25 ACT Family & Community Day    
         
October        
  2 Labour Day    
  3 - 4 GCPS Newtown  Newtown 9.30am to 4.30pm
  4 Postgrad Seminar   2 to 4pm
  6 - 7 GCPS Wahroonga (Clinical) Wahroonga 9.30am to 4.30pm
  6 - 8 Diocesan Synod TBA  
  6 - 8 Dip. Counselling Intensive Canberra  
  6 - 8 Dip. Counselling Intensive Pymble  
  6 - 8 Dip. Counselling Intensive Shoalhaven  
  7 - 8 Dip. Counselling Intensive Melbourne  
  9 ACT & NSW School Term 4 starts    
  13 Session 2 On Campus Classes End    
  13 - 14 GCPS Ridley Ridley 9.30am to 4.30pm
  13 - 15 ADCMT North Queensland Intensive North Queensland  
  23 - 24 GCPS Parramatta  Parramatta 9.30am to 4.30pm
  27 - 29 ADCMT Bunbury Intensive Bunbury  
         
November        
  1 Postgrad Seminar   2 to 4pm
  3 - 5  ADMCT Canberra Intensive  Canberra 9.30am to 4.30pm
  3 End of Year Service & Community Celebration     
  17 - 18 DCMT Intensive Canberra 9.30am to 4.30pm
  18 St Mark's Open Day   9am to 12pm
  25 Ordination of Priests St Saviour’s Cathedral, Goulburn 11am
         
December        
  6 Postgrad Seminar   2 to 4pm
  11 - 15  CSU Graduation Ceremonies    
  15 ACT & NSW School Term 4 ends    
  22 St Mark's Office closed until the New Year   From 12.30pm
  25 Christmas Day    
  26 Boxing Day    
  31 New Year's Eve    

This calendar is always subject to review and will be updated regularly as new events are confirmed.