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Academic Regulations and student policies


These regulations and policies explain the rules and procedures which apply to students at Sheffield Hallam University.

They contain important information about your course structure, assessment regulations, appeals, complaints, disciplinary, equality, freedom of speech and health and safety.

Term dates 2014 -2015

These are the standard term dates which apply to most undergraduate designated courses. There are some courses with individual non-standard term dates - if you aren't sure, check with your Faculty Helpdesk.

The university will also be closed on the following dates this year:

Friday 3rd April 2015 Good Friday
Monday 6th April 2015 Easter Monday
Tuesday 7th April 2015 SHU Additional Statutory Holiday
Monday 4th May 2015 May Day
Monday 25th May 2015 Spring Bank Holiday
Tuesday 26th May 2015 SHU Additional Statutory Holiday
Monday 31st August 2015 Summer Bank Holiday
Tuesday 1st September 2015 SHU Additional Statutory Holiday
Christmas closure 2015 / 2016
Friday 25th December 2015 Christmas Day
Monday 28th December 2015 Statutory Day (in lieu of Boxing Day)
Tuesday 29th December 2015 Betterment Day
Wednesday 30th December 2015 University Day
Thursday 31st December 2015 SHU Additional Statutory Holiday
Friday 1st January 2016 New Year's Day
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