Freshman Edge: Important Dates

Important Dates

Important ItemDate
First Day to Enroll in Freshman EdgeApril 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 DeadlineMay 25, 2020
Summer Bridge applicants:
Final date to complete the 2020-2021 FAFSA or 2020-2021 CA Dream Act Application*.

*Note: the 2020-2021 FAFSA or CA Dream Act is different from the 2021-2022 FAFSA or CA Dream Act that you may have already completed for fall, winter, spring aid. Be sure to submit both 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 FAFSA or CA Dream Act.
May 25, 2020
FRESHMAN EDGE INTERNATIONAL Enrollment Form DeadlineJune 9 for students requiring an I-20

July 14 for students participating from their home country
Freshman Edge ONLY:
Final dates to complete the 2020-2021 FAFSA* and UCI My Aid Summer Financial Aid Application (available in late May) for consideration for summer financial aid.

*Note: the 2020-2021 FAFSA is different from the 2021-2022 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 DeadlineJuly 15, 2020
FRESHMAN EDGE Enrollment DeadlineJuly 14, 2021
Freshman Edge/Bridge SPOPTBD
Freshman Edge Kick-off/OrientationAugust 2
First day of class instructionAugust 2*
*Some classes may also begin on August 3 or 4. Check your class schedule.
Last day to drop a course or change grade option without approvalAugust 6
Last day to apply for a refund of course fees (mandatory campus fee and course materials fees are non-refundable)August 13
Absolute deadline for any course changesAugust 20
Federal holiday (No classes)September 6
Final ExamsSeptember 7-8
Grades AvailableSeptember 16
Fall Quarter beginsSeptember 20