Approved Academic Calendar for 2022-2023

 Approved by Academic Calendar Committee on 01/22/12. Note: Dates subject to change without notice.


Fall 2022 Winter 2023 Spring 2023
Quarter begins September 18, 2022  
(Sunday)
January 9, 2023
(Monday)
April 3, 2023
(Monday)
New Student Convocation September 19, 2022
(Monday)
   
Pre-instructional activities September 19-September 21, 2022
(Monday-Wednesday)
January 9, 2023* 
(Monday)
April 3, 2023*
(Monday)
Instruction begins September 22, 2022  
(Thursday)
January 9, 2023
(Monday)
April 3, 2023
(Monday)
Holidays November 11, 2022
(Friday)
November 24-25, 2022
(Thursday-Friday)
January 16, 2023
(Monday)  
February 20, 2023
(Monday)
May 29, 2023
(Monday)
Instruction ends December 2, 2022
(Friday)
March 17, 2023
(Friday) 
June 9, 2023
(Friday)
Final examinations December 3-9, 2022
(Saturday-Friday)
March 18-24, 2023
(Saturday-Friday)
June 10-16, 2023 
(Saturday-Friday)
Quarter ends December 9, 2022
(Friday)
March 24, 2023
(Friday)
June 16, 2023
(Friday)
Admin Holidays December 23 & 26, 2022  
(Friday & Monday)
December 30, 2022 & January 2, 2023
(Friday & Monday)
March 31, 2023
(Friday)
 
Commencement     June 17-18, 2023
(Saturday-Sunday)
# Mondays 10 8 9
Days of instruction 49 48 49
Total days of instruction: 146
* Quarter has a minimum of 48 days of instruction; no allowance for a weekday of pre-instructional activity.

Summer quarter is optional, and considered a trailing term for financial aid and enrollment purposes. The Summer quarter calendar for the current year can be viewed on the Summer Sessions website at www.summer.ucsb.edu.

Holidays: 2022-2023

  • Labor Day: Monday, September 5, 2022
  • Veterans' Day: Thursday, November 11, 2022
  • Thanksgiving: Thursday & Friday, November 24 & 25, 2022
  • Christmas: Friday & Monday, December 23 & 26, 2022
  • New Year: Friday & Monday, December 30, 2022 & January 2, 2023
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: Monday, January 16, 2023
  • Presidents' Day: Monday, February 20, 2023
  • Cesar Chavez Holiday: Friday, March 31, 2023
  • Memorial Day: Monday, May 29, 2023
  • Independence Day: Tuesday, July 4, 2023