Dates & Deadlines
Opening Day 2022: Sunday, July 10th, 2022
Closing Day 2022: Saturday, August 6th, 2022 (UCD, UCSC)
Closing Day 2022: Friday, August 5th, 2022 (UCI, UCSD)
- Online Application Opens: Wednesday, January 12, 2022, at 8:00 AM
- Online Application Closes Friday, February 11, 2022, at 5:00 PM, continues unsupported until 11:59 pm
- Completed online application, parent/guardian signature(s), application fee, and optional financial aid application must be submitted must be POSTMARKED on or before Saturday, February 12, 2022
- Admissions Notifications for the COSMOS Program: Friday, April 1, 2022, at 5:00 PM
- (Note: Statewide and Helpdesk support will be closed after notifications are sent and will reopen the following Monday at 9:00 am EDT)
- Offer Acceptance or Decline (no response is considered "offer declined") to COSMOS due Friday, April 15, 2022, by 11:59 PM
- If ACCEPTED, a non-refundable $200 deposit is paid online or check postmarked by April 15, 2022, at 11:59 pm, unsupported after 5:00 pm. This deposit will go toward the tuition and will be deducted from the tuition balance. Note, the non-refundable deposit is NOT covered by awarded financial aid
- Students admitted from the waitlist will be notified on a rolling basis starting Monday, April 18, 2022, and offers to attend COSMOS will need to be accepted within 7 days.
- The last batch of admitted students from the waitlist will be notified on Tuesday, May 31, 2022
(times specific to credit card payments, checks must be postmarked by the date noted)
- Application fee due by Friday, February 11, 2022, at 11:59 PM (unsupported after 5:00 PM)
- $200 Nonrefundable deposit due by Friday, April 15, 2022, at 11:59 PM (unsupported after 5:00 PM)
- Remaining tuition of $4,350 is due by Friday, May 6, 2022, at 11:59 PM (unsupported after 5:00 PM)
- All payments made by check must be postmarked by the deadline date.
Credit card payments are available. Please note that a 2.85% service fee will be added to all online payments.
For information on refund requests, see our Refund Policy.
See our Application and Payment Basics page for information on making payments.
*all refunds exclude the $200 non-refundable deposit*
- Cancellation request received on or before Friday, May 13, 2022, by 5:00 PM: 100% of remaining tuition paid
- Cancellation request received on or before Friday, May 20, 2022, by 5:00 PM: 50% of remaining tuition paid
- Cancellation request received after 5:00 PM on Friday, May 20, 2022: NO REFUND
- Dismissal or voluntary departure from the COSMOS program at any time: NO REFUND
- Any departure from policy contact Statewide