Summer Course Offerings
You can browse the courses using the Class Search Tool.
Current UC Davis students can use the Schedule Builder to browse and register for courses.
While some courses are subject to cancellation, courses on the Guaranteed Summer Courses list are guaranteed to take place.
We also have a list of Online Courses.
Special programs have multiple courses and may require an application.
Check the refund policies for all Special Session Courses. Some Special Session courses do not allow refunds.
Special Sessions courses have start and end dates that do not fall within the general six-week schedule and/or have other exceptions that do not allow them to be offered entirely during Session 1 or Session 2. Please see the dedicated pages for Field Courses, Variable Length courses, and Special Programs for information on applications, enrollment, and refunds.
Register for classes
Using the Course Search tool:
Using Schedule Builder, you can:
|If you have selected a variable-unit course or course requiring the consent of the instructor for enrollment, you will see the @ symbol instead of the CRN in Schedule Builder and the Class Search Tool. Obtain the CRN from the department offering the course, and then enroll using Schedule Builder.|
It is your responsibility to check if you have completed the prerequisites. Instructors have the right to request the Office of the University Registrar to drop a student who has not completed the appropriate course prerequisites. Refer to the General Catalog and the General Catalog Supplement, or the Summer Sessions course listings above to determine course prerequisites.
Placement Exams and Auditions
Some courses require you to pass an exam or audition before you may register. To find out more about these exams and auditions, please see below: