Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Enjoy a fully remote summer of professional education at the Silicon Valley Campus and the re-emergence of in-person courses in September. Visit our COVID update page.

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.

Sept. 6, 2021 Labor Day
Nov. 11, 2021 Veterans Day
Nov. 25 – Nov. 28, 2021 Thanksgiving Weekend
Dec. 23 – Dec. 31, 2021 Winter Closure
Jan. 17, 2022 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Feb. 21, 2022 Presidents Day
March 25, 2022 Cesar Chavez Day
May 30, 2022 Memorial Day
June 22, 2022 Juneteenth
July 4, 2022 Independence Day