Academic calendar

1st semester AY2019-20

July 1: USC Charter Day
August 5-11: Online enrollment for 1st semester
August 6: Cebu Province Charter Day
August 13: Start of classes
August 21: Ninoy Aquino Day
August 26: National Heroes Day
September 8: SVD Foundation Day
September 9: Osmeña Day
September 12
-13: Pre-Midterm examinations
October 5: World Teachers' Day
October 7
-12: Midterm examinations
October 19
-26: University Days
November 1: All Saints Day
November 2: All Souls Day
November 4: Feast of San Carlos Borromeo
November 14
-15: Pre-final examinations
November 25
-28: Final examinations for graduating students
November 30: Andres Bonifacio Day
December 8: Feast of Immaculate Concepcion
December 9
-14: Final examinations for non-graduating students
December 14: Commencement rites
December 14: End of classes

January 3-12, 2020: Online enrolment for 2nd semester

2nd semester AY2019-20

January 13: Start of classes
January 15: Feast of St. Arnold Janssen
January 19: Feast of Santo Niño
January 20: Rest day after Sinulog Festival
January 29: Feast of St. Joseph Freinademetz
February 13
-14: Pre-midterm examinations
February 24: Cebu City Charter Day
February 25: People Power Anniversary
March 16
-21: Midterm examinations
April 2
-3: University Research Conference
April 9: Araw ng Kagitingan (Day of Valor)
April 9: Maundy Thursday
April 10: Good Friday
April 16
-17: Pre-final examinations
May 1: Labor Day
May 4
-7: Final examinations for graduating students
May 18
-23: Final examinations for non-graduating students
May 22
-23: Commencement rites
May 23: End of classes

June 3-14: Online enrollment for summer term

Summer term 2020

June 12: Independence Day
June 15: Start of classes
July 2
-3: Midterm examinations
July 23
-24: Final examinations
July 24: End of classes


Upcoming Events

October 19-26: USC Days 2019


Past Events

September 25-27: Sustainable Energy Ecosystems International Conference

September 24: A CSR Conversation

September 27: Updates on CSR Research

September 10: Toolkit validation workshop in Data Privacy in Research

September 11: Public lecture on Data Privacy: Implications on Research in Social and Biomedical Sciences

July 28 to August 3, 2019: AIDIA 2019


Download the brochure, workshop details, and schedule of activities.

May 28-30, 2019: 34th Philippine Chemistry Congress, hosted by the Kapisanang Kimika ng Pilipinas, in collaboration with the Cebu Chemical Society and the USC Department of Chemistry, at the Waterfront Cebu Hotel and Convention Center.

May 2-3, 2019: 4th University Research Conference