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Academic and Administrative Calendar 2027–2028

See the UCSD-approved academic calendar for 2027–2028.

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

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

Fall 2027
Fall Quarter begins Monday, September 20
Instruction begins Thursday, September 23
Fifteenth day of instruction Wednesday, October 13
Veterans Day Holiday Thursday, November 11
Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday – Friday, November 25–26
Instruction ends Friday, December 3
Final Exams Saturday – Saturday, December 4–11
Fall Quarter ends Saturday, December 11
Winter Break Friday & Monday, December 24 & 27
New Year Holiday Friday, December 31 & Monday, January 3
49 Days of Instruction - 60 Days in Quarter
Winter 2028
Winter Quarter begins Wednesday, January 5
Instruction begins Monday, January 10
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Monday, January 17
Fifteenth day of instruction Monday, January 31
Presidents' Day Holiday Monday, February 21
Instruction ends Friday, March 17
Final Exams Saturday – Saturday, March 18–25
Winter Quarter ends Saturday, March 25
48 Days of Instruction - 59 Days in Quarter
Spring 2028
Spring Quarter begins Wednesday, March 29
César Chávez Holiday Friday, March 31
Instruction begins Monday, April 3
Fifteenth day of instruction Friday, April 21
Memorial Day observance Monday, May 29
Instruction ends Friday, June 9
Final Exams Saturday – Friday, June 10–16
Spring Quarter ends Friday, June 16
Commencement programs Saturday – Sunday, June 17–18
49 Days of Instruction - 58 Days in Quarter
Summer Session 2028
Summer
Session I
Summer
Session II
Summer
Special Session
Instruction begins TBD TBD

For Special Session dates and deadlines, see the Summer Session Calendar or Schedule of Classes

All academic calendar dates vary by class (PDF)

Independence Day Holiday Tuesday, July 4 ---
Instruction ends TBD TBD
Labor Day Holiday --- Monday, September 4
Final Exams TBD TBD