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Academic and Administrative Calendar 2017–2018

See the UCSD-approved academic calendar for 2017–2018.

To view other calendar years (past and future), see the menu.

Note: Link to a printer-friendly version (PDF) of this calendar.

Fall 2017
Fall Quarter begins Monday, September 25
Instruction begins Thursday, September 28
Veterans Day Holiday Friday, November 10
Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday – Friday, November 23–24
Instruction ends Friday, December 8
Final Exams Saturday – Saturday, December 9–16
Fall Quarter ends Saturday, December 16
Winter Break Monday – Tuesday, December 25–26
New Year Holiday Monday – Tuesday, January 1– 2
- 49 Days of Instruction -
- 60 Days in Quarter -
Winter 2018
Winter Quarter begins Wednesday, January 3
Instruction begins Monday, January 8
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Monday, January 15
Presidents' Day Holiday Monday, February 19
Instruction ends Friday, March 16
Final Exams Saturday – Saturday, March 17–24
Winter Quarter ends Saturday, March 24
- 48 Days of Instruction -
- 58 Days in Quarter -
Spring 2018
Spring Quarter begins Wednesday, March 28
César Chávez Holiday Friday, March 30
Instruction begins Monday, April 2
Memorial Day observance Monday, May 28
Instruction ends Friday, June 8
Final Exams Saturday – Friday, June 9–15
Spring Quarter ends Friday, June 15
Commencement programs Saturday – Sunday, June 16–17
- 49 Days of Instruction -
- 58 Days in Quarter -
Summer Session I 2018
Instruction begins Monday, July 2
Independence Day Holiday Wednesday, July 4
Instruction ends Friday, August 3
Final Exams Friday – Saturday, August 3-4
Summer Session II 2018
Instruction begins Monday, August 6
Labor Day Holiday Monday, September 3
Instruction ends Friday, September 7
Final Exams Friday - Saturday, September 7-8
Summer Special Session 2018
For Special Session dates and deadlines,
see Summer Session Calendar or Schedule of Classes
Varies by class

Independence Day: Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Labor Day: Monday, September 3, 2018

If you use Outlook, you can download the 2017-2018 calendar.ics file and add these holidays to your calendar.

Instructions:

  1. Click the calendar.ics link.
  2. Save the .ics file on your computer.
  3. Go to Outlook and click on the File tab > Open > Import.
  4. Hilight Import an iCalendar (.ics) or vCalendar (.vcs) file and click Next.
  5. Browse to the file you just saved.
  6. Click OK.
  7. Select Open as New to create a separate holidays calendar or Import to import the holidays into your existing calendar.