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Academic and Administrative Calendar 2008-2009

See the UCSD-approved academic calendar for 2008–2009.

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Fall 2008
Fall Quarter Begins Monday, September 22
Instruction Begins Thursday, September 25
Veterans Day Holiday Tuesday, November 11
Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday – Friday, November 27–28
Instruction Ends Friday, December 5
Final Exams Monday – Saturday, December 8–13
Fall Quarter Ends Saturday, December 13
Winter Break Wednesday – Thursday, December 24–25
New Year Holiday Wednesday – Thursday, December 31 – January 1
- 49 Days of Instruction -
- 60 Days in Quarter -
Winter 2009
Winter Quarter Begins Friday, January 2
Instruction Begins Monday, January 5
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Monday, January 19
President's Day Holiday Monday, February 16
Instruction Ends Friday, March 13
Final Exams Monday – Saturday, March 16–21
Winter Quarter Ends Saturday, March 21
- 48 Days of Instruction -
- 56 Days in Quarter -
Spring 2009
Spring Quarter Begins Thursday, March 26
Cesar Chavez Holiday Friday, March 27
Instruction Begins Monday, March 30
Memorial Day Observance Monday, May 25
Instruction Ends Friday, June 5
Final Exams Monday – Friday, June 8–12
Spring Quarter Ends Friday, June 12
- 49 Days of Instruction -
- 57 Days in Quarter -


Independence Day Friday, July 3, 2009
Labor Day Monday, September 7, 2009