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Page last updated March 16 at 4:50 p.m. 

Please check back regularly for the latest on this rapidly-changing situation.
UC San Diego campus updates can be found at coronavirus.ucsd.edu.

The situation with the coronavirus (COVID-19) is evolving rapidly around the globe.  

As local, national and global public health recommendations shift to include mitigation of transmission, we are proactively taking steps that will help to protect the UC San Diego Extension staff, instructors, students, and greater San Diego community.

We know you have questions about news of the coronavirus (COVID-19), and its implications for the health of you and your loved ones. Our leadership and health care experts are working closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the California Department of Public Health and San Diego County Public Health to ensure your ongoing safety at the university.

With that in mind, effective immediately, we are implementing the UC San Diego guidelines to mitigate exposure to coronavirus (COVID-19). 

For students, we encourage you to direct specific questions to your program department which can be found here. We will answer some of the most common questions for General Extension Students and International Extension Students that you might have below.

This is a fast-evolving situation. Guidelines and protocols are being updated frequently please check back often and watch for email updates.


Extension Student FAQ

  • Will UC San Diego Extension classes be canceled?
  • What is the drop/refund policy?

International Extension Student FAQ


UC San Diego Updates


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