Lancaster University Term Dates

Academic Year 2018-2019

Michaelmas Term:

5 October 2018 to 14 December 2018

  • Welcome Week: 1 October 2018

Lent Term:

11 January 2019 to 22 March 2019

Summer Term:

25 March 2019 to 29 March 2019 (Week 1)
29 April 2019 to 28 June 2019 (Weeks 2-10)

Academic Year 2019-2020

Michaelmas Term:

4 October 2019 to 13 December 2019

  • Welcome Week: 30 September 2019

Lent Term:

10 January 2020 to 20 March 2020

Summer Term:

17 April 2020 to 26 June 2020

A number of degree schemes, such as Medicine, observe different term dates.

Please note that the above term dates do not apply to postgraduate courses; please contact your academic department for more specific information.

For guidance on how our University term dates affect your ability to work or, if you are an employer, your ability to contract a Tier 4 visa holder to work, please see our guidance or visit https://www.gov.uk/check-job-applicant-right-to-work.