SBCC Important Dates 2018-2019

Tropicana Gardens
SBCC 2018 - 2019 Academic Year Calendar

This calendar is based on the academic and administrative calendar published by SBCC and is subject to change.

FALL SEMESTER - 2018

Aug 26 Sunday Move In begins at 9:00 am
Aug 27 Monday SBCC Classes begin
Sept 3 Monday Academic Holiday - Holiday Meal Schedule
Nov 12 Friday Academic Holiday - Holiday Meal Schedule
Nov 21 Wednesday Thanksgiving recess begins; last meal lunch
Residents depart by 5:00 pm*
Nov 25 Sunday Tropicana Gardens reopens at 1:00 pm
Nov 26 Monday Instruction resumes; meals begin with breakfast
Dec 15 Saturday Fall Semester ends; last meal is dinner on December 8th, residents depart for Winter Break by 1:00 pm*

SPRING SEMESTER - 2019

Jan 13 Monday Academic Holiday - Holiday Meal Schedule
Jan 14 Monday SBCC Classes begin, Cafe Reopens, meals begin with breakfast
January 21 Monday Academic Holiday - Holiday Meal Schedule
Feb 18 Monday Academic Holiday - Holiday Meal Schedule
March 22 Friday SBCC Spring Break begins; last meal lunch
Residents depart by 5:00 pm*
March 31 Sunday Tropicana Gardens reopens at 1:00 pm
April 1 Monday Instruction resumes; SBCC meals begin with breakfast
May 11 Saturday Spring Semester ends; last meal breakfast, Residents move out by 1:00 pm

 

*Residence Halls traditionally close for the Thanksgiving holiday, Winter Break (includes Christmas and New Year's) and Spring Break. If you are unable to go home during Santa Barbara City College academic breaks because of school, athletic or work obligations, you may make arrangements to stay at Tropicana Gardens. Requests must be made in advance at the front desk and are approved on a case by case basis

Early Move-in Information

Come for a Tour

Come by anytime between 10:00am and 5:30pm to tour the property and see if Tropicana Gardens is the right place for you!

PARKING: Visitor parking can be found in the back of Tropicana Gardens in spaces 56 and 57. Please park in the spaces marked Visitor and note the number of your parking space. We'll be happy to issue a parking pass while you visit our communities!