Summer Session Calendar

Session I, II, and Special Session 2019 deadline dates are listed in the table below. Special Session courses have different fee deadline dates, refund deadlines and drop deadlines from Session I or II courses. If you have any questions about these dates, please contact the Summer Session and we will be happy to assist you. We can be reached at

Planning ahead?  See future Summer Session dates from now to 2023.
Looking back?  See prior year calendars: Summer 2018, Summer 2017, Summer 2016

2019 University Holidays
Independence Day: Thursday, July 4
Labor Day: Monday, September 2
No classes will be held on the above holidays.

Summer Session 2019 Key Dates

All deadlines are 11:59pm Pacific Standard Time (PST)

Session I
July 1 - Aug 3
Session II
Aug 5 - Sept 7
Special Session
Dates vary
Instruction Begins First day of classes July 1 August 5 Varies by Class
Add Classes Deadline to add classes on WebReg July 5 August 9 Varies by Class
Late Add deadline (by approval only) August 1 September 5 Varies by Class

Drop Classes

(Drop policies for lab courses may differ. Refer to the Schedule of Classes for exceptions.)

Visiting students follow the undergraduate deadlines.

With refund and without "W" posted to transcript July 5 August 9 Varies by Class
With no refund and without "W" posted to transcript July 12 August 16 Varies by Class
With no refund and with "W" posted to transcript

Undergraduate: July 19

Graduate: July 30

Undergraduate: August 23

Graduate: September 3

Varies by Class
Student may no longer drop courses.

Undergraduate: July 20

Graduate: July 31

Undergraduate: August 24

Graduate: September 4

Varies by Class
Enrollment TritonLink updated with Summer Session courses March 21
Appointment to enroll assigned to UC San Diego students April 8
Enrollment begins for:
Current UC San Diego students April 15
Newly admitted freshmen and transfer students April 22
Visiting students (new or returning to UCSD) April 22
Students cancelled from courses for non-payment June 28 August 2 June 27
Automatic wait-lists officially end July 3 August 7 June 24
Last day to pay before Administrative Cancellation for Non-payment July 5 August 9 Pay before Refund Deadline - Varies by Class
Exam, Units, & Grading Change grade option and units deadline July 12 August 16 Varies by Class
Final exams August 2 & 3 September 6 & 7 Refer to the Schedule of Classes
Last day to file an Incomplete August 5 September 9 Varies by Class
Grades available on TritonLink One week after the end of class
Financial Aid Summer Financial Aid application opens First Week of May
Financial Aid funds are scheduled to credit student accounts on the following dates June 22 (TBD) July 26 (TBD) Two days before the start of the course.
Housing Summer Housing application opens April 15
Move-in begins June 30 August 4 See Housing Contract
International Deadline to Apply for I-20 June 1 July 5 June 1
Tuition, Fees, and Payments Fees posted to student accounts May 22 June 28 May 22
Billing Statements available on TritonLink TBD
Tuition & fees payment deadline June 24 July 29 June 24
Late Fees apply beginning June 25 July 30 June 25
Deadline to drop class with refund (without "W" posted to transcript) July 5 August 9 Varies by Class
No refunds available for Summer Session fees starting on these dates. This includes both financial aid students and non-financial aid students. July 6 August 10 Varies by Class