Application & Enrollment

Returning Summer only students must complete a new Summer Session online application each year.

Current UCSD Students

Enrollment is a 3 step process and begins April 2018 for UCSD students. You will be able to see your appointment time by signing in to WebReg during the week of April 9 - 13, 2018. Current UCSD students do not need to complete a Summer Session Application. UCSD students can enroll directly through WebReg beginning April 16, based on your appointment time which can be found on TritonLink.

  1. Enroll in courses via WebReg from April 16 to June 25 for Session I and from April 16 to July 30 for Session II.
  2. Pay tuition and fees. You will be able to pay for Session I or Special Session courses starting in June.  You will be able to pay for Session II courses starting in July.
    • If you do not pay for your courses by the fee deadlines, you will be cancelled from your courses.
    • Financial Aid students: you may not be dropped for nonpayment, which means If you forget to drop unwanted courses, you may receive a grade of "F" for non-attendance and be billed for the courses.
  3. Double check your academic record to confirm that you are enrolled in the correct course(s).

Incoming Freshman and Transfer Students to UCSD

  1. Starting March, browse the Schedule of Classes on TritonLink for the Summer course offerings.
  2. Submit your Statement of Intent to Register before the Admissions deadline.  Be sure to complete all requirements on your checklist.
  3. Starting April 23, activate your Summer Session enrollment status (log in with PID and password).
  4. Complete the Academic Integrity Tutorial.
  5. Request preauthorization from the department offering the course if you are taking a class with pre-requisites or an upper-division course.
  6. Enroll in courses via WebReg from April 23 to June 25 for Session I and from April 23 to July 30 for Session II.
  7. Pay tuition and fees. You will be able to pay for Session I or Special Session courses starting in June.  You will be able to pay for Session II courses starting in July.
    • If you do not pay for your courses by the fee deadlines, you will be cancelled from your courses.  
    • Please refer to the Calendar for important deadlines.
  8. Double check your academic record to confirm that you are enrolled in the correct course(s).
  9. Access your UCSD email account by using the Account Lookup Tool with Educational Technology Services.

Some courses require placement exams (Math, Chemistry, Language) and other courses have prerequisites.  If you have Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) check the AP or IB charts for more information.

If you have taken courses at a California Community College refer to assist.org to ensure that you are not duplicating course credit.

International freshmen are invited to participate in Triton Edge, an all-inclusive, rigorous summer program that provides a pathway to advancing toward your UC San Diego degree.

Visiting UC Students

Enrollment for Summer Session begins April 23, 2018 for Visiting UC students.

Please note: Transcripts from UC San Diego are automatically sent to your home UC campus at the end of the summer term.  All UC San Diego courses are for UC credit and calculated into your UC GPA.

  1. Starting March, browse the Schedule of Classes on TritonLink for the Summer course offerings. Contact your academic advisor to confirm that your home UC campus will accept course credit from the course(s) you wish to enroll at UC San Diego.
  2. Starting April 23, obtain a UserID (PID) and password.  KEEP TRACK OF YOUR USERID and PASSWORD. You will need it to make changes to classes, order transcripts and pay your bill on-line.  If you lose your password, please visit this site
    • If you applied to UC San Diego for Admission or have taken Summer Session classes at UC San Diego in the past, you may already have a UserID (PID). If you have forgotten your PID, please call Summer Session (858) 534-5258.
    • If you experience any errors while resetting your password, please follow the steps in this document to override the errors.   
  3. Once you complete Step 2, you will automatically be redirected to complete the Summer Session online application.
    • You will be assessed a $50 nonrefundable application fee regardless of enrollment status.  If you change your mind and no longer wish to enroll with UC San Diego, you are still responsible for paying the $50 nonrefundable application fee. Students must complete a new application every year. 
  4. Complete the Academic Integrity Tutorial.  
    • Questions about the tutorial?  Contact Academic Integrity Office by phone (858) 822 -2163 or email aio@ucsd.edu
  5. Request preauthorization from the department offering the course if you are taking a class with pre-requisites or an upper-division course.
  6. Enroll in courses via WebReg from April 23 to June 25 for Session I and from April 23 to July 30 for Session II.
  7. Pay tuition and fees. You will be able to pay for Session I or Special Session courses starting in June.  You will be able to pay for Session II courses starting in July.
    • If you do not pay for your courses by the fee deadlines, you may be cancelled from your courses.
    • Please refer to the Calendar for important deadlines.
  8. Double check your academic record to confirm that you are enrolled in the correct course(s).
  9. Access your UCSD email account by using the Account Lookup Tool with Educational Technology Services.

High School Students

High school students currently in grades 9 to 11 must have parental consent prior to applying to Summer Session.  Students must maintain a minimum 3.3 GPA.  All courses taken are for UC credit and will be calculated into your UC GPA.

High school students currently in grade 12 are not considered in this category since you will have graduated from high school when Summer Session begins.

Housing on campus is only offered to students age 17+.

If you are an international high school student, please email Summer Session summer@ucsd.edu for eligibility.

  1. Starting March, browse the Schedule of Classes on TritonLink for the Summer course offerings. Inform your high school counselor/teacher that you intend to enroll in Summer Session at UC San Diego.  You may wish to discuss what this means to your high school curriculum, future AP courses, and college/university application.
    • High school students are allowed to enroll in lower-division courses, which are courses numbered 1-95 (ex: ECON 1 or MATH 20C).  Please review all course prerequisites.
  2. Starting April 23, obtain a UserID (PID) and password.  KEEP TRACK OF YOUR USERID and PASSWORD. You will need it to make changes to classes, order transcripts and pay your bill on-line.  If you lose your password, please visit this site.
    • If you have taken Summer Session classes at UC San Diego in the past, you may already have a UserID (PID). If you have forgotten your PID, please call Summer Session (858) 534-5258.  
    • If you experience any errors while resetting your password, please follow the steps in this document to override the errors.  
  3. Once you complete Step 2, you will automatically be redirected to complete the Summer Session online application.
    • You will be assessed a $100 nonrefundable application fee with your tuition regardless of enrollment status.  If you change your mind and no longer wish to enroll with UCSD, you are still responsible for paying the $100 nonrefundable application fee. Students must complete a new application every year. 
  4. Complete the Academic Integrity Tutorial.  
    • Questions about the tutorial?  Contact Academic Integrity Office by phone (858) 822 -2163 or email aio@ucsd.edu
  5. Request preauthorization from the department offering the course if you are taking a class with pre-requisites.
  6. Enroll in courses via WebReg from April 23 to June 25 for Session I and from April 23 to July 30 for Session II.
  7. Pay tuition and fees. You will be able to pay for Session I or Special Session courses starting in June.  You will be able to pay for Session II courses starting in July.
    • If you do not pay for your courses by the fee deadlines, you may be cancelled from your courses.
    • Please refer to the Calendar for important deadlines.
  8. Double check your academic record to confirm that you are enrolled in the correct course(s).
  9. Access your UCSD email account by using the Account Lookup Tool with Educational Technology Services.

 

International Students

Are you an undergraduate student currently studying in a university or college outside the United States?

If so, you may be considered an international student. Please contact the Summer Session Office at (858) 534-5258 or summer@ucsd.edu for the application

Are you an international undergraduate student currently enrolled in a university or college in the United States?

if so, please contact the Summer Session Office at (858) 534-5258 or summer@ucsd.edu for application steps.

Access your UCSD email account by using the Account Lookup Tool with Educational Technology Services.

***Please note that attending Summer Session does not entitle you to enroll at UC San Diego during other academic terms.

Other College or University Students and the General Public

Enrollment for Summer Session begins April 23, 2018 for visiting students.

  1. Starting March, browse the Schedule of Classes on TritonLink for the Summer course offerings. Contact your academic advisor to confirm that your home institution will accept course credit from the course(s) you wish to enroll at UCSD.
  2. Starting April 23, obtain a UserID (PID) and password.  KEEP TRACK OF YOUR USERID and PASSWORD. You will need it to make changes to classes, order transcripts and pay your bill on-line.  If you lose your password, please visit this site.
    • If you applied to UC San Diego for Admission or have taken Summer Session classes in the past, you may already have a UserID (PID). If you have forgotten your PID, please call Summer Session (858) 534-5258.  
    • If you experience any errors while resetting your password, please follow the steps in this document to override the errors.  
  3. Once you complete Step 2, you will automatically be redirected to complete the Summer Session online application.
    • You will be assessed a $100 nonrefundable application fee regardless of enrollment status.  If you change your mind and no longer wish to enroll with UCSD, you are still responsible for paying the $100 nonrefundable application fee. Students must complete a new application every year. 
  4. Complete the Academic Integrity Tutorial.  
    • Questions about the tutorial?  Contact Academic Integrity Office by phone (858) 822 -2163 or email aio@ucsd.edu
  5. Request preauthorization from the department offering the course if you are taking a class with pre-requisites or an upper-division course.
  6. Enroll in courses via WebReg from April 23 to June 25 for Session I and from April 23 to July 30 for Session II.
  7. Pay tuition and fees. You will be able to pay for Session I or Special Session courses starting in June.  You will be able to pay for Session II courses starting in July.
    • If you do not pay for your courses by the fee deadlines, you may be cancelled from your courses.
    • Please refer to the Calendar for important deadlines.
  8. Double check your academic record to confirm that you are enrolled in the correct course(s).
  9. Access your UCSD email account by using the Account Lookup Tool with Educational Technology Services.


Alumni

Enrollment for Summer Session begins April 23, 2018 for UC San Diego alumni.

  1. Starting March, browse the Schedule of Classes on TritonLink for the Summer course offerings. 
  2. Starting April 23, complete the Summer Session Application (log in with your PID and Password).  If you lose your password, please visit this site.  If you have forgotten your PID, please call Summer Session (858) 534-5258.  
    • If you experience any errors while resetting your password, please follow the steps in this document to override the errors.
    • You will be assessed a $100 nonrefundable application fee regardless of enrollment status.  If you change your mind and no longer wish to enroll with UC San Diego, you are still responsible for paying the $100 nonrefundable application fee. Students must complete a new application every year. 
  3. Complete the Academic Integrity Tutorial.  Questions about the tutorial?  Contact Academic Integrity Office by phone (858) 822 -2163 or email aio@ucsd.edu
  4. Request preauthorization from the department offering the course if you are taking a class with pre-requisites or an upper-division course.
  5. Enroll in courses via WebReg from April 23 to June 25 for Session I and from April 23 to July 30 for Session II.
  6. Pay tuition and fees. You will be able to pay for Session I or Special Session courses starting in June.  You will be able to pay for Session II courses starting in July.
    • If you do not pay for your courses by the fee deadlines, you may be cancelled from your courses.
    • Please refer to the Calendar for important deadlines.
  7. Double check your academic record to confirm that you are enrolled in the correct course(s).
  8. Access your UCSD email account by using the Account Lookup Tool with Educational Technology Services.