UCLA Extension

Pre-Master’s Preparation Schedule

Pre-Master’s Preparation follows the in-depth, intensive schedule outlined below. The length of the program is 16 weeks: Summer Session lasts 6 weeks and Fall Quarter lasts 10 weeks.

Summer Session
August 1 – September 9, 2016 (6 weeks)
Class Time: 24 hours per week

Class Times Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9am-11am Graduate Reading & Writing 1
11am-12pm Grammar for Academic Writing
12pm-1pm LUNCH
1pm-3pm Admissions & Success, Part 1 IELTS or TOEFL Preparation Admissions & Success, Part 1 IELTS or TOEFL Preparation Free Day or Cohort Activities/Field Trips
3:15pm-4:30pm Advising Appointments/Open Computer Lap in Available AEIP Lab (1010 B06)

Important Dates

August 1, 2016 (Monday) – Orientation Day

August 2, 2016 (Tuesday) – Quarter Orientation & UCLA Campus Tour

August 3, 2016 (Wednesday) – Official 1st day of classes

September 5, 2016 (Monday of Week 6) – Labor Day Holiday – No Classes

September 9, 2016 (Friday) – Last day of classes

September 10-September 25, 2016 – Break between quarters

Fall Quarter
September 26 – December 2, 2016 (10 weeks)
Class Time: 24 hours per week

Class Times Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9am-11am Graduate Reading & Writing 2
11am-12pm Grammar for Academic Writing
12pm-1pm LUNCH
1pm-3pm Admissions & Success, Part 2  (Essay Preparation) GRE or GMAT Preparation GMAT Math Preparation GRE or GMAT Preparation Free Day or Cohort Activities/Field Trips
3:15pm-4:30pm Advising Appointments/Open Computer Lap/Optional UCLA Extension course

Please note that actual course titles and meeting times are subject to change.

Important Dates

September 26, 2016 (Monday) – Free Day

September 27, 2016 (Tuesday) – Quarter Orientation & Welcome Lunch

September 28, 2016 (Wednesday) – Official 1st day of classes

November 11, 2016 (Friday) – Veterans’ Day Holiday – No Classes

November 24-25, 2016 (Thursday & Friday) – Thanksgiving Holiday – No Classes

December 2, 2016 (Friday) – Last day of classes

December 3, 2016 – January 8, 2017 – Break between quarters

Winter Quarter (Optional; additional program and student services fee required)
January 9-March 17, 2017 (10 weeks)
Class Time: 24 hours per week

Class Times Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9am-11am Graduate Reading & Writing 3
11am-12pm University Presentations & Communications
12pm-1pm LUNCH
3pm-4:30pm Advising Appointments
Time Flexible 1-2 UCLA Extension or UCLA Courses (Required)

Important Dates

January 9, 2017 (Monday) – Free Day

January 10, 2017 (Tuesday) – Quarter Orientation & Welcome Lunch

January 11, 2017  (Wednesday) – Official 1st day of classes

January 16, 2017 (Monday) – Martin Luther, Jr. Day Holiday – No Classes

February 20, 2017 (Monday) – Presidents’ Day Holiday – No Classes

March 17, 2017 (Friday) – Last day of classes