University of California Term Dates

Academic Calendar 2019-2020

 

Fall Term 2019 Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside Santa Barbara Santa Cruz San Diego
Earliest Possible Arrival Date 7/22 8/17 8/24 8/24 7/29 8/17 8/27 8/21 8/24
Latest Possible Arrival Date 8/19 9/15 9/22 9/24 8/25 9/15 9/22 9/19 9/21
Mandatory Orientation/Check-In 8/20 9/16 9/23 9/13, 9/20, 9/25 8/26 9/16 9/23 9/20 9/22
Program Start Date* 8/21 9/16 9/23 9/23 8/28 9/16 9/26 9/20 9/23
Instruction Begins 8/28 9/23 9/26 9/26 8/28 9/26 9/26 9/26 9/26
Academic/Administrative Holidays 9/2, 11/11,
11/28 - 11/29
11/11,
11/28 - 11/29
11/11,
11/28 -11/29
11/11,
11/28 - 11/29
9/2, 11/11, 11/28 - 11/29 11/11,
11/28 - 11/29
11/11,
11/28 - 11/29
11/11,
11/28 - 11/29
11/11,
11/28 - 11/29
Instruction Ends 12/13 12/6 12/6 12/6 12/13 12/6 12/6 12/6 12/6
Final Exams 12/16 - 12/20 12/9 - 12/13 12/7 - 12/13 12/9 - 12/13 12/14 - 12/20 12/7 - 12/13 12/7 - 12/13 12/9 - 12/13 12/7 - 12/14
Term Ends 12/20 12/13 12/13 12/13 12/20 12/13 12/13 12/13 12/14
Administrative Holiday 12/24 - 12/25 12/24 - 12/25 12/24 - 12/25 12/24 - 12/25 12/24 - 12/25 12/24 - 12/25 12/24 - 12/25 12/24 - 12/25 12/24 - 12/25
Administrative Holiday 12/31 - 1/1 12/31 - 1/1 12/31 - 1/1 12/31 - 1/1 12/31 - 1/1 12/31 - 1/1 12/31 - 1/1 12/31 - 1/1 12/31 - 1/1

*Arrive no more than 30 days prior to this date; **Tentative date

NOTE: All dates are subject to change.

Winter Quarter 2020
Spring Semester 2020***
Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside Santa Barbara Santa Cruz San Diego
Earliest Possible Arrival Date TBA TBA 12/3 12/3 12/22 12/03 12/7 12/4 12/3
Latest Possible Arrival Date TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA
Mandatory Orientation/Check-In TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA 1/3 TBA TBA
Program Start Date* TBA TBA 1/2 1/2 1/21 12/02 1/6 1/3 1/2
Instruction Begins 1/21 1/6 1/6 1/6 1/21 1/6 1/6 1/6 1/6
Academic/Administrative Holidays 1/20,
2/17, 3/27
1/20, 2/17 1/20, 2/17 1/20, 2/17 1/20,
2/17, 3/27
1/20, 2/17 1/20, 2/17 1/20, 2/17 1/20, 2/17
Spring Holiday 3/23 - 3/27       3/23 - 3/26        
Instruction Ends 5/8 3/13 3/13 3/13 5/8 3/13 3/13 3/13 3/13
Final Exams 5/11 - 5/15 3/16 - 3/20 3/14 - 3/20 3/16 - 3/20 5/9 - 5/15 3/14 - 3/20 3/14 - 3/20 3/16 - 3/20 3/14 - 3/21
Term Ends 5/15 3/20 3/20 3/20 5/15 3/20 3/20 3/20 3/21

*Arrive no more than 30 days prior to this date; **Tentative date; ***Spring Semester is for UC Berkeley and UC Merced only

Note: All dates are subject to change.

Spring Quarter 2020 Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside Santa Barbara Santa Cruz San Diego
Instruction Begins   3/30 3/30 3/30   3/30 3/30 3/30 3/30
Academic/Administrative Holiday 5/25 5/25 5/25 5/25 5/25 5/25 5/25 5/25 5/25
Instruction Ends   6/4 6/5 6/5   6/5 6/5 6/5 6/5
Final Exams   6/5 - 6/11 6/6 - 6/11 6/8 - 6/12   6/6 - 6/12 6/6 - 6/12 6/8 - 6/11 6/6 - 6/12
Term Ends   6/11 6/12 6/12   6/12 6/12 6/11 6/12

Note: All dates are subject to change.

Academic Calendar 2018-2019

 

Fall Term 2018 Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside Santa Barbara Santa Cruz San Diego
Earliest Possible Arrival Date 7/16 8/18 8/25 8/25 7/23 8/18 8/28 8/22 8/25
Latest Possible Arrival Date 8/13 9/16 9/23 9/25 8/19 9/16 9/23 9/20 9/22
Mandatory Orientation/Check-in 8/14 9/17 9/24 9/14, 9/21, 9/26 8/20 9/17 9/24 9/21 9/23
Program Start Date* 8/15 9/17 9/24 9/24 8/22 9/17 9/27 9/21 9/24
Instruction Begins 8/22 9/26 9/27 9/27 8/22 9/27 9/27 9/27 9/27
Academic/Administrative Holidays 9/3, 11/12, 11/22-11/23 11/12, 11/22-11/23 11/12, 11/22-11/23 11/12, 11/22-11/23 9/3, 11/12, 11/22-11/23 11/12, 11/22-11/23 11/12, 11/22-11/23 11/12, 11/22-11/23 11/12, 11/22-11/23
Instruction Ends 12/7 12/7 12/7 12/7 12/7 12/7 12/7 12/7 12/7
Final Exams 12/10-12/14 12/10-12/14 12/8-12/14 12/10-12/14 12/8-12/14 12/8-12/14 12/8-12/14 12/10-12/14 12/8-12/15
Term Ends 12/14 12/14 12/14 12/14 12/14 12/14 12/14 12/14 12/15
Administrative Holiday 12/24-12/25 12/24-12/25 12/24-1/1 12/24-12/25 12/24-12/25 12/24-12/25 12/24-12/25 12/24-12/25 12/24-12/25
Administrative Holiday 12/31-1/1 12/31-1/1   12/31-1/1   12/31-1/1 12/31-1/1 12/31-1/1 12/31-1/1

*Arrive no more than 30 days prior to this date; **Tentative date; ***Spring Semester is for UC Berkeley and UC Merced only.

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

Winter Quarter 2019
Spring Semester 2019***
Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside Santa Barbara Santa Cruz San Diego
Earliest Possible Arrival Date 12/16 12/3 12/3 12/3 12/23 12/3 12/8 12/5 12/3
Latest Possible Arrival Date 1/16 1/6 1/3 1/6 1/17 1/2 1/3 1/6 1/6
Mandatory Orientation/Check-In 1/17 1/15 1/4   1/4 or 1/7 &
1/4 or 1/8
1/18 1/3 1/4 1/7 1/8
Program Start Date* 1/15 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/22 1/2 1/7 1/4 1/2
Instruction Begins 1/22 1/7 1/7 1/7 1/22 1/7 1/7 1/7 1/7
Academic/Administrative Holidays 1/21, 2/18 1/21, 2/18 1/21, 2/18 1/21, 2/18 1/21, 2/18, 3/29 1/21, 2/18 1/21, 2/18 1/21, 2/18 1/21, 2/18
Spring Holiday 3/25-3/29 3/30 3/30 3/30 3/25-3/28 3/29 3/29 3/29 3/29
Instruction Ends 5/3 3/15 3/15 3/15 5/10 3/15 3/15 3/15 3/15
Final Exams 5/13-5/17 3/18-3/22 3/16-3/22 3/18-3/22 5/11-5/17 3/16-3/22 3/16-3/22 3/16-3/20 3/16-3/23
Term Ends 5/17 3/22 3/22 3/22 5/17 3/22 3/22 3/22 3/23

*Arrive no more than 30 days prior to this date; **Tentative date

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

Spring Quarter 2019 Berkeley Davis Irvine Los Angeles Merced Riverside Santa Barbara Santa Cruz San Diego
Instruction Begins   4/1 4/1 4/1   4/1 4/1 4/1 4/1
Academic/Administrative Holiday 5/27 5/27 5/27 5/27 5/27 5/27 5/27 5/27 5/27
Instruction Ends   6/6 6/7 6/7   6/7 6/7 6/4 6/7
Final Exams   6/7-6/13 6/8-6/13 6/8-6/14   6/8-6/14 6/8-6/14 6/10-6/13 6/8-6/14
Term Ends   6/13 6/14 6/14   6/14 6/14 6/13 6/14

NOTE: All dates are subject to change.