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Important Dates & Deadlines for Summer 2024

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2024 University Holidays

Memorial Day: Monday, May 27, 2024

Juneteenth Observation: Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Independence Day: Thursday, July 4, 2024

No classes will be held and administrative offices will be closed on these days.

Summer Session fees will be due May 13, 2024. If you register after May 13, 2024, fees for Session B AND Session C will be due by June 10, 2024. 

  • Continuing UC Merced students: You are only responsible for paying any fees not covered by your financial aid award for Summer Session. 
  • Need help? Visit the Students First Center before the end of the spring semester to ensure you are prepared for Summer Session.

The Summer Session Financial Aid application opens March 1, 2024.

Click here for fee payment information. Click here for Students First Center hours and location.

Summer Session E is a special session for UC Merced's Teacher Preparation Program. It is an eight-week session that begins on May 22, ends on July 14, and follows the deadlines of Session A.



Session A

(first six-week session)

Session B

(eight-week session)

Session C

(second six-week session)

Session D

(twelve-week session)

Registration opens for currently enrolled UC Merced students February 20, 2024 February 20, 2024 February 20, 2024 February 20, 2024

Summer financial aid application opens

Summer Session registration opens for visiting students

March 1 March 1 March 1 March 1
Billing statement available via MyBill for students enrolled at this time April 1 April 1 April 1 April 1
Billing statement available: MyBill for students enrolled after April 1 May 1 May 1 May 1 May 1

Application deadline for visiting students

May 6

June 3

June 17

May 6

Financial aid disbursement May 10 June 7

June 21

May 10
Deadline to pay fees May 13 May 13 May 13

May 13

Courses begin

May 20

June 17

July 1

May 20

Deadline to add courses online at MyRegistration — no permission required

May 21

June 18

July 2

May 21

Deadline to drop individual courses online with 100 percent refund

Deadline to add a course with instructor signature at Students First Center by close of business

May 29 June 26

July 10

May 29

Billing statements are available via MyBill


May 31

May 31

June 1

Deadline to pay fees if enrolled after May 16 n/a June 10 June 10 n/a

Deadline to withdraw from a course with signature and NO REFUND at Students First Center by close of business

June 20

July 18

July 31

June 20

Courses end

June 28, 2024

August 9, 2024

August 9, 2024

August 9, 2024


Each student is responsible for completing their own forms and submitting them by the deadlines posted above.