Academic Calendar

Despite references to our seasonal academic quarters, our online and classroom courses are offered year-round and may start before or after the beginning of an academic term. This flexibility allows us to respond swiftly to student demand.

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 September 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

Holidays when UCSC Extension is closed

Date Holiday
07/04/2019 Independence Day
09/02/19 Labor Day
11/12/2019 Veterans Day
11/28/19-11/29/19 Thanksgiving
12/23/19-01/01/20 Winter Curtailment
01/20/20 Martin Luther King Jr.
02/17/20 Presidents' Day
03/27/2020 Cesar Chavez
05/25/20 Memorial Day