Quarter Dates and Deadlines

Academic Year 2015-2016

All times are pacific time (PT)
Dates and times subject to change without notice.
Fall 2015 Winter 2016 Spring 2016
Last day to sign up for Direct Deposit for this disbursement. Sep 9 Dec 20 Mar 15
Schedule adjustment begins Sep 18; 6:00 a.m. Dec 18; 6:00 a.m. Mar 19; 6:00 a.m.
Quarter begins Sep 21 Jan 4 Mar 24
Instruction begins Sep 24 Jan 4 Mar 28
10th day of instruction—Last day to: Oct 7 Jan 15 Apr 8
12th day of instruction—Last day: Oct 9 Jan 20 Apr 12
20th day of instruction—Last day to: Oct 21 Feb 1 Apr 22
25th day of instruction—Last day to: Oct 28 Feb 8 Apr 29
Instruction ends—Last day to: Dec 4 Mar 14 Jun 2
Dead day. Dec 5 N/A Jun 3
Final Examinations. Dec 7-11 Mar 15–19 Jun 4, 6-9
Quarter ends. Dec 11 Mar 19 Jun 9
Grades available via myucdavis. Dec 25 Apr 1 Jun 24

Academic Year 2016-2017

All times are pacific time (PT)
Dates and times subject to change without notice.
Fall 2016 Winter 2017 Spring 2017
Last day to sign up for Direct Deposit for this disbursement. Sep 9 Dec 20 Mar 15
Schedule adjustment begins Sep 20; 6:00 a.m. Dec 20; 6:00 a.m. Mar 18; 10:00 a.m.
Quarter begins Sep 19 Jan 6 Mar 30
Instruction begins Sep 21 Jan 9 Apr 3
10th day of instruction—Last day to: Oct 4 Jan 23 Apr 14
12th day of instruction—Last day: Oct 6 Jan 25 Apr 18
20th day of instruction—Last day to:
  • File for course materials fee waiver.
Oct 18 Feb 6 Apr 28
25th day of instruction—Last day to: Oct 25 Feb 13 May 5
Instruction ends—Last day to: Dec 2 Mar 17 Jun 8
Dead day; starting fall 2016, dead days have been eliminated. N/A N/A N/A
Final Examinations. Dec 5-9 Mar 20-24 Jun 9, 12-15
Quarter ends. Dec 9 Mar 24 Jun 15
Grades available via myucdavis. Dec 23 Apr 8 Jul 1