University of California Term Dates

Academic Calendar 2022-2023

 

Fall Term 2022 Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside Santa Barbara Santa Cruz San Diego
Earliest Possible Arrival Date 7/18 8/22 8/20 8/20 7/25 8/20 8/23 8/23 8/20
Latest Possible Arrival Date 8/16 9/12 9/18 9/20 8/18 9/12-22 9/21 9/15 9/18
Mandatory Orientation/Check-in 8/17 9/13 Week of 9/19 9/21 8/19 9/12-22 7/6-7/20
Online
9/16 Online
Program Start Date* 8/17 9/21 9/19 9/19 8/24 9/19 9/22 9/22 9/19
Instruction Begins 8/24 9/21 9/22 9/22 8/24 9/22 9/22 9/22 9/22
Academic/Administrative Holidays 9/5, 11/11, 11/24-11/25 11/11, 11/24-11/25 11/11, 11/24-11/25 11/11, 11/24-11/25 9/5, 11/11, 11/24-11/25 11/11, 11/24-11/25 11/11, 11/24-11/25 11/11, 11/24-11/25 11/11, 11/24-11/25
Instruction Ends 12/2 12/2 12/2 12/2 12/9 12/2 12/2 12/2 12/2
Final Exams 12/12-12/16 12/5-12/9 12/3-12/9 12/5-12/9 12/10-12/16 12/5-12/9 12/3-12/9 12/3-12/9 12/3-12/9
Term Ends 12/16 12/9 12/9 12/9 12/16 12/9 12/9 12/9 12/10
Administrative Holiday 12/26-12/27 12/23-12/26 12/23-1/2 12/23-12/26 12/26-12/27 12/24-12/25 12/23-12/26 12/23-12/26 12/23-12/26
Administrative Holiday 1/2-1/3 12/30-1/2 12/31-1/2 12/30-1/2 1/2-1/3 12/31-1/2 12/30-1/2 12/30-1/2 12/30-1/2

*Arrive no more than 30 days prior to this date.

Note: All dates are subject to change; TBA=To be announced

Winter Quarter 2023
Spring Semester 2023**
Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside Santa Barbara Santa Cruz San Diego
Earliest Possible Arrival Date 12/11 12/10 12/5 12/5 12/18 12/5 12/10 TBA 12/5
Latest Possible Arrival Date TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA
Mandatory Orientation/Check-In TBA 1/18 TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA
Program Start Date* 1/10 1/9 1/4 1/4 1/17 1/4 1/9 TBA 1/4
Instruction Begins 1/17 1/6 1/9 1/9 1/17 1/9 1/9 1/9 1/9
Academic/Administrative Holidays 1/16, 2/20, 3/31 1/16, 2/20 1/16, 2/20 1/16, 2/20 1/16, 2/20, 3/24 1/16, 2/20 1/16, 2/20 1/16, 2/20 1/16, 2/20
Spring Holiday 3/27-3/31       3/20-3/23        
Instruction Ends 5/5 3/17 3/17 3/17 5/5 3/17 3/17 3/17 3/17
Final Exams 5/8-5/12 3/20-3/24 3/18-3/24 3/18-3/24 5/6-5/12 3/18-3/24 3/18-3/24 3/20-3/24 3/18-3/25
Term Ends 5/12 3/24 3/24 3/24 5/12 3/24 3/24 3/24 3/25

*Arrive no more than 30 days prior to this date

**Spring semester is for UC Berkeley and UC Merced only.

NOTE: All dates are subject to change; TBA = To be announced

Spring Quarter 2023 Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside Santa Barbara Santa Cruz San Diego
Instruction Begins   3/30 3/29 3/29   3/29 4/3 3/28 3/29
Academic/Administrative Holiday 5/29 3/31, 5/29 3/31, 5/29 3/31, 5/29 5/29 3/31, 5/29 3/31,5/29 5/31 3/31, 5/31
Instruction Ends   6/8 6/9 6/9   6/9 6/9 6/9 6/9
Final Exams   6/9-6/15 6/10-6/15 6/10-6/16   6/9-6/16 6/9-6/16 6/12-6/15 6/10-6/16
Term Ends   6/15 6/16 6/16   6/16 6/16 6/15 6/16

NOTE: All dates are subject to change.

Academic Calendar 2021-2022

 

Fall Term 2021 Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside Santa Barbara Santa Cruz San Diego
Earliest Possible Arrival Date 7/19 or 8/1  8/23 8/21 8/21 7/19 or 8/1   8/14 8/24 8/24 8/21
Latest Possible Arrival Date 8/18 9/21 9/20 9/20 8/24 9/22 9/22 9/22 9/22
Mandatory Orientation/Check-In 8/18
(online)
Online 9/22  Online 8/20 
(online)
9/13-9/24 (online) Online 9/17 (online) 9/8-18 (online)
Program Start Date* 8/18 9/22 9/20 9/20 8/18 9/20 9/23 9/23 9/23
Instruction Begins 8/25 9/22 9/23 9/23 8/25 9/23 9/23 9/23 9/23
Academic/Administrative Holidays 9/6, 11/11, 11/25-11/26 11/11, 11/25-11/26 11/11, 11/25-11/26 11/11, 11/25-11/26 9/06, 11/11, 11/25-11/26 11/11, 11/25-11/26 11/11, 11/25-11/26 11/11, 11/25-11/26 11/11, 11/25-11/26
Instruction Ends 12/10 12/3 12/3 12/3 12/10 12/3 12/3 12/3 12/3
Final Exams 12/13 - 12/17 12/6 - 12/10 12/4 - 12/10 12/6 - 12/10 12/11 - 12/17 12/4 - 12/10 12/4 - 12/10 12/6 - 12/10 12/4 - 12/11
Term Ends 12/17 12/10 12/10 12/10 12/17 12/10 12/10 12/10 12/11
Administrative Holiday 12/24 - 12/27 12/24 - 12/27 12/23 - 12/24 12/23 - 12/24 12/24 - 12/27 12/23 - 12/24 12/23 - 12/24 12/23 - 12/24 12/23 - 12/24
Administrative Holiday 12/31 - 1/3 12/30 - 12/31 12/30 - 12/31 12/30 - 12/31 12/31 - 1/3 12/30-12/31 12/30 - 12/31 12/30 - 12/31 12/30 - 12/31

*Arrive no more than 30 days prior to this date. 
TBA = To be announced

NOTE: All dates are subject to change.

Winter Quarter 2022
Spring Semester 2022**
Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside Santa Barbara Santa Cruz San Diego
Earliest Possible Arrival Date 12/12 12/4 12/4 12/4 12/12 12/4 12/4 12/4 12/4
Latest Possible Arrival Date 1/12 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/18 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2
Mandatory Orientation/Check-In 1/14 (Online) 1/12 (Online) 1/5 (Online) 1/4 (Online) 1/14 Online Online 1/2 (Online) Online
Program Start Date* 1/11 1/3 1/3 1/3 1/11 1/3 1/3 1/3 1/3
Instruction Begins 1/18 1/3 1/3 1/3 1/18 1/3 1/3 1/3 1/3
Academic/Administrative Holidays 2/21, 3/25 1/17, 2/21 1/17, 2/21 1/17, 2/21 2/21, 3/25 1/17-2/21 1/17, 2/21 1/17, 2/21 1/17, 2/21
Spring Holiday 3/21 - 3/25       3/21 - 3/25        
Instruction Ends 4/29 3/11 3/11 3/11 5/6 3/11 3/11 3/11 3/11
Final Exams 5/9 - 5/13 3/14 - 3/18 3/12 - 3/18 3/14 - 3/18 5/7 - 5/13 3/12 - 3/18 3/12 - 3/18 3/14 - 3/18 3/12 - 3/19
Term Ends 5/13 3/18 3/18 3/18 5/13 3/18 3/18 3/18 3/19

*Arrive no more than 30 days prior to this date; TBA = To be announced
**Spring Semester is for UC Berkeley and UC Merced only
Note: All dates are subject to change.

Spring Quarter 2022 Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside Santa Barbara Santa Cruz San Diego
Instruction Begins   3/28 3/28 3/28   3/28 3/28 3/28 3/28
Academic/Administrative Holiday 5/30 5/30 5/30 5/30 5/30 5/30 5/30 5/30 5/30
Instruction Ends   6/2 6/3 6/3   6/3 6/3 6/3 6/3
Final Exams   6/3 - 6/9 6/4 - 6/9 6/6 - 6/10   6/4 - 6/10 6/4 - 6/10 6/6 - 6/09 6/4 - 6/10
Term Ends   6/9 6/10 6/10   6/10 6/10 6/9 6/10

Note: All dates are subject to change.