Undergraduate Admissions Timeline
For Fall 2021 Admission
August 1, 2020
- UC application open to edit for fall 2021 admission and scholarships.
September 1-30, 2020
- TAG application submission period for fall 2020 admission.
November 1-30, 2020
- UC priority application filing period for fall 2020 admission and scholarships. Application must be filed no later than November 30 at ucal.us/apply.
- Last opportunity for freshmen applicants to take the SAT Reasoning test or ACT Plus Writing.
December 2020 - January 2021
- Dance applicants will receive a link to upload their audition video. The link will be sent to applicants by December 20, 2020.
- Dance audition videos must be submitted no later than 11:59 PM PST on January 4, 2021.
- Music applicants must submit an audition video no later than 11:59 PM PST on January 1, 2021.
February 16, 2021
- Official transcripts and supplemental application deadline for second baccalaureate candidates.
March 1-31, 2021
- UC Irvine notifies freshmen applicants of their admission status via the UCI Applicant Portal.
March 2, 2021
- Priority deadline for filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and GPA verification form for Cal Grant consideration.
April 1-30, 2021
- UC Irvine notifies transfer applicants of their admission status via the UCI Applicant Portal.
May 1, 2021
- Freshman Statement of Intent to Register (SIR) and Statement of Legal Residence (SLR) due.
- Priority deadline for UCI to receive all required supporting documents to complete students' financial aid applications.
- Housing applications due for freshmen.
June 1, 2021
- Transfer Statement of Intent to Register (SIR) and Statement of Legal Residence (SLR) due.
- Housing applications due for transfer students.
July 1, 2021
- Official final transcripts are due to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.
July 15, 2021
- Official test scores are due to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.
September 15, 2021
- Submit official transcripts for summer courses taken at any colleges and universities.
Summer - Fall 2021
- Take placement test(s).
- Attend orientation and enroll in courses for Fall 2021.
- Pay Fall 2021 fees by September 15, 2020 at 4:30 PM.
- Visit UCI's Student Health Center website for important UC immunization and health insurance requirements, deadline dates, and instructions.
- International students: complete iNavigate UCI, the International Center's mandatory electronic check-in process