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Freshman Edge

Begin college this summer!

August 1 - September 9, 2020

Begin college this summer!

August 1 - September 9, 2020

Important Dates

Important Item Date
First Day to Enroll in Freshman Edge April 20 2020
Freshman Edge Info Sessions
Additional information on upcoming info sessions will be updated here once confirmed.
  • Freshman Edge Info Session
  • Date/Time: Wednesday, April 15th at 3:00 pm & 5:00 pm PT. Sign up on your admissions portal.
SUMMER BRIDGE Application Deadline May 25, 2020
Summer Bridge applicants:
Final date to complete the 2019-2020 FAFSA or 2019-2020 CA Dream Act Application*.

*Note: the 2019-2020 FAFSA or CA Dream Act is different from the 2020-2021 FAFSA or CA Dream Act that you may have already completed for fall, winter, spring aid. Be sure to submit both 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 FAFSA or CA Dream Act.
May 25, 2020
FRESHMAN EDGE INTERNATIONAL Enrollment Form Deadline June 10 for students requiring an i-20 July 15 for students participating from their home country
Freshman Edge ONLY:
Final dates to complete the 2019-2020 FAFSA* and UCI My Aid Summer Financial Aid Application (available in late May) for consideration for summer financial aid.

*Note: the 2019-2020 FAFSA is different from the 2020-2021 FAFSA that you may have already completed for fall, winter, spring aid. Be sure to submit this new FAFSA.
FAFSA: June 30**
UCI My Aid: June 15 to be considered for grants

**It is recommended that you complete your FAFSA by May 31 to ensure your record can be successfully submitted.
FRESHMAN EDGE HOUSING Enrollment Deadline July 15, 2020
FRESHMAN EDGE Enrollment Deadline July 15, 2020
Freshman Edge/Bridge SPOP TBD
Freshman Edge Kick-off/Orientation August 2
First day of class instruction August 3*
*Some classes may also begin on August 4 or 5. Check your class schedule.
Last day to drop a course or change grade option without instructor's signature August 7
Last day to apply for a refund of course fees (mandatory campus fee and course materials fees are non-refundable) August 14
Absolute deadline for any course changes August 21
Federal holiday (No classes) September 7
Final Exams September 8-9
Grades Available September 17
Fall Quarter begins September 28