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Academic and Administrative Calendar 2019–2020

See the UCSD-approved academic calendar for 2019–2020.

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

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

Fall 2019
Fall Quarter begins Monday, September 23
Instruction begins Thursday, September 26
Veterans Day Holiday Monday, November 11
Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday – Friday, November 28–29
Instruction ends Friday, December 6
Final Exams Saturday – Saturday, December 7–14
Fall Quarter ends Saturday, December 14
Winter Break Tuesday – Wednesday, December 24–25
New Year Holiday Tuesday – Wednesday, December 31 – January 1
- 49 Days of Instruction -
- 60 Days in Quarter -
Winter 2020
Winter Quarter begins Thursday, January 2
Instruction begins Monday, January 6
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Monday, January 20
Presidents' Day Holiday Monday, February 17
Instruction ends Friday, March 13
Final Exams Saturday – Saturday, March 14–21
Winter Quarter ends Saturday, March 21
- 48 Days of Instruction -
- 57 Days in Quarter -
Spring 2020
Spring Quarter begins Wednesday, March 25
César Chávez Holiday Friday, March 27
Instruction begins Monday, March 30
Memorial Day observance Monday, May 25
Instruction ends Friday, June 5
Final Exams Saturday – Friday, June 6–12
Spring Quarter ends Friday, June 12
Commencement programs Saturday – Sunday, June 13–14
- 49 Days of Instruction -
- 58 Days in Quarter -
Summer Session I 2020
Instruction begins Monday, June 29
Independence Day Holiday Friday, July 3
Instruction ends Friday, July 31
Final Exams Friday – Saturday, July 31-August 1
Summer Session II 2020
Instruction begins Monday, August 3
Instruction ends Friday, September 4
Final Exams Friday - Saturday, September 4-5
Labor Day Holiday Monday, September 7
Summer Special Session 2020
For Special Session dates and deadlines,
see Summer Session Calendar or Schedule of Classes
Varies by class

Independence Day holiday: Friday, July 3, 2020

Labor Day: Monday, September 7, 2020