Dates & Deadlines

  • April 1: Summer Academy registration opens
  • May 1: Summer Academy Session 2 course enrollment opens through June 20
  • May 1Registration opens for July 24 Frosh Orientation (we understand the July 24 date looks "full" but actually, the seats are being saved for you. Register for any open Orientation date ASAP. All Academy students will be moved into the July 24 session)
  • May 14: Summer Academy housing applications open
  • May 29: Priority due date for housing applications 
  • June 1: Accept or Waive UC Student Health Insurance Plan (UC SHIP)
  • Prior to arrival on campus to prevent registration holds: Deadline to comply with all UC Immunization and TB Screening requirements
  • June 4: Deadline to register for July 24 Frosh Orientation (we understand the July 24 date looks "full" but actually, the seats are being saved for you. Register for any open Orientation date ASAP. All Academy students will be moved into the July 24 session. You will accrue additional fees if you wait until after June 4 to make your orientation reservation.)
  • June 15: Summer Academy registration closes
  • June 20: Priority enrollment in 7 credits for Financial Aid to prepare your aid package
  • June 22: Last day to confirm your attendance in Summer Academy program by emailing summeracademy@ucsc.edu or calling the office (831) 459-5373
  • July 2: Deadline to submit flight itinerary for airport pickup to summeracademy@ucsc.edu
  • July 21: Deadline to waive UC SHIP
  • July 22: Move-in to Porter College
  • July 22 – July 29: Summer Academy orientation and welcome (activities & events)
  • July 23: Financial Aid disbursement 
  • July 24: Frosh Orientation
  • July 30: Summer Academy Session 2 classes begin
  • August 2: Last day to add courses 
  • August 6: Last day to drop courses (tuition refund)
  • August 10: Last day to change grading option
  • August 14: Tuition and fees due
  • August 17: Last Day to withdraw from courses (no tuition refund)
  • August 31: Last day of classes
  • September 1: Slug Points expire
  • September 1: Move-out day  (or stay in residence halls until fall begins)
  • September 6: Grades posted 

Questions about Summer Academy important dates? Contact summeracademy@ucsc.edu