Academic Calendar 2018-19

See Past Academic Calendars

All dates are subject to change.

Summer 2018*

June 4
First day of instruction
June 29
Last day of first session
July 2
First day of second session
July 4
Independence Day ~ Campus closed
July 27
Last day of instruction
July 27
Enrollment census date
August 3
Grades due ~ Last day of summer term

The majority of summer and winter classes are offered through the College of Extended Education & International Programs (EEIP). Different rules, deadlines, and fees may apply to students enrolling in summer or winter courses through EEIP. Learn more at csumb.edu/summer

Fall 2018

August 20
2018-19 Academic Year begins
August 20-24
Faculty planning days
August 24
Student Move-in (Main Campus)
August 24-September 2
Otter Days
August 27
First day of instruction
September 3
Labor Day ~ Campus closed
September 10
Last day to add/drop classes
September 24
Enrollment census date
October 5
Winter 2019 class schedule published
October 5
Spring 2019 class schedule published
October 22
Winter 2019 registration begins 
October 29
Spring 2019 registration begins for continuing students
November 12
Veteran's Day observed ~ Campus closed
November 19-21
Fall break ~ Faculty planning days ~ No Classes
November 22
Thanksgiving Day ~ Campus closed
November 23
Academic Holiday for faculty and students ~ No classes
December 14
Last day of instruction
December 17-21
Assessment/final exam period
December 20-21
Capstone Festival
December 25-31
Holidays observed ~ Campus closed
January 1
New Year's Day ~ Campus closed
January 2
Grades due ~ Last day of fall semester

Winter 2019*

December 24
First day of online session
January 2
First day of instruction - second session
January 18
Last day of instruction
January 25
Grades due ~ Last day of winter term

*The majority of summer and winter classes are offered through the College of Extended Education & International Programs (EEIP). Different rules, deadlines, and fees may apply to students enrolling in summer or winter courses through EEIP. Learn more at csumb.edu/winter

Spring 2019

January 15-18
Faculty planning days
January 18
Student Move-in (Main Campus)
January 21
Martin Luther King Day ~ Campus closed
January 22
First day of instruction
February 4
Last day to add/drop classes
February 18
Enrollment census date
March 18
Summer 2019 class schedule published
March 18-22
Spring break
March 22
Fall 2019 class schedule published
April 1
 Cesar Chavez Day observed ~ Campus closed
April 8
Summer 2019 registration begins for continuing students
April 15
Fall 2019 registration begins for continuing students
May 10
Last day of instruction
May 13-17
Assessment/final exam period
TBD 
Capstone Festival
May 17-18
Commencement
May 20-24
Faculty planning days
May 27
Memorial Day ~ Campus closed
May 28
Grades due ~ Last day of spring semester ~ 2018-19 Academic Year Ends