Current UCI students can make progress toward their degree year round. Choose from over 800+ courses in 70 academic disciplines. Enrollment opens March 1, 2024.

Continuing UC Students

Continuing and incoming students from other UC campuses who attend UCI Summer Session pay the same fees as UCI students. Credits earned at UCI are automatically transferred to your home campus after the summer. Your advisor (major, college, school or undergraduate dean/vice provost) should approve your proposed study list and verify fulfillment of specific degree requirements for the courses you take at UCI.
Enroll online or submit an enrollment form.

Note: Financial aid students from visiting UC campuses must submit the Enrollment Form. For details, review our section on financial aid for visiting UC students.

Visiting US Students

Students visiting from other U.S. colleges are invited to attend UCI Summer Session. It is important to check with your advisor (major, college, school or undergraduate dean/vice provost) to ensure transferability of credit for the courses you take at UCI.

Enroll online or submit an enrollment form.

Freshman Students

Start your UCI experience this summer.

As an incoming UCI student, you are invited to enroll in Summer Session courses and get a head start to your UCI student experience.

Summer Bridge Scholarship

Program Dates: August 1st, 2024 – September 12, 2024

UCI Student Success Initiatives (SSI) offers a number of full and partial Summer Bridge Scholarships to First Generation and/or income-eligible students that covers the cost of Summer Session fees, provides additional benefits (such as priority registration) and requires academic year program participation.

Transfer Students

Are you a new Transfer student looking to get a head start?

As an incoming Transfer student, you are welcome to enroll in Summer Session and get an early start to completing your degree requirements or finishing up any remaining GE courses.

High School Students

I am graduating from high school in 2024 and…

    • I am planning to attend UCI. Join us before fall term begins and get an early start on college.
    • I am planning to attend another college or university. Open enrollment in Summer Session allows you to get an early start on college.

I will graduate from high school in 2025 or 2026 and…

    • I have an unweighted high school GPA of 3.0 or higher in college preparatory classes. I have a strong reason and desire to enroll in one UCI course only. Enroll in pre-approved courses numbered 1-99 without special prerequisites through open enrollment. Complete an Enrollment Form and submit it to the Summer Session office. You will need to provide a copy of your most current high school transcript along with your enrollment form. Please Note: Please be aware that courses will continue to be taught at a college level. We encourage students to make the appropriate adjustments to ensure their success in these courses. All students are responsible for making the necessary changes/updates to their schedules prior to the Summer Session deadlines.

International Students

International students continuing their studies at a UC campus, or newly admitted for the fall are welcome to attend Summer Session. For registration procedures and fees, simply follow the instructions for UC students. Enroll online or submit an enrollment form.

The International Center is available to provide immigration related information and assistance. For further information, contact the International Center:

University of California, Irvine
International Center
G302 UCI Student Center
Irvine, CA 92697-5255
(949) 824-7249 tel
(949) 824-3090 fax