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 23.
Winter Quarter January 1—March 31 Courses are open for enrollment by November 9.
Spring Quarter April 1—June 15 Courses are open for enrollment by January 15.
Summer Quarter June 16 —August 31 Courses are open for enrollment by April 1.

Holidays when UCSC Extension is closed

DATE HOLIDAY
05/31/2021 Memorial Day
07/05/2021 Independence Day
09/06/2021 Labor Day
11/11/2021 Veterans Day
11/25 – 11/28/2021 Thanksgiving Weekend
12/23 – 12/31/2021 Winter Closure
01/17/2022 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
02/21/2022 Presidents Day
03/25/2022 Cesar Chavez Day