Academic calendar

Simplified admission and enrollment procedures are announced for incoming freshmen in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Please consult the memorandum issued by the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs for guidance. The calendar below will be revised as soon as the COVID-19 situation normalizes.

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

Download the academic calendar for AY2020 to 2021 here.

Upcoming Events

April 2-3, 2020: 5th University Research Conference

Past Events

October 19-26: USC Days 2019

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