COVID-19 Update

All campus visitors must be fully vaccinated (boosted). Masks are highly recommended. Instructors & staff are required to submit a daily symptom check. COVID updates.

Academic Calendar

Note that although we refer to seasonal academic quarters for reference, UCSC Extension doesn't schedule courses on a strict quarter system. Courses may begin in any week during the quarter.

Term/Quarter Enrollment Schedule

Fall Quarter September 1—December 31 Courses are open for enrollment by June 16.
Winter Quarter January 1—March 31 Courses are open for enrollment by Sept. 1
Spring Quarter April 1—June 15 Courses are open for enrollment by January 1.
Summer Quarter June 16 —August 31 Courses are open for enrollment by April 1.

UCSC Silicon Valley Extension is closed on the following holidays.

Monday, May 30, 2022 Memorial Day
Monday, June 20, 2022 Juneteenth
Monday, July 4, 2022 Independence Day
Monday, Sept. 5, 2022 Labor Day
Friday, Nov. 11, 2022 Veterans Day
Thursday, Nov. 24 – Saturday, Nov. 26, 2022 Thanksgiving Weekend
Thursday, Dec. 23–Monday, Dec. 26 Winter Closure
Friday, Dec. 30 New Year's Closure
Monday, Jan. 2 New Year's Closure
Monday, Jan. 16, 2023 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, Feb. 20, 2023 Presidents Day
Friday, March 31, 2023 Cesar Chavez Day