Important Dates 2019-2020

Tropicana Gardens
SBCC 2019 - 2020 Academic Year Calendar

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

FALL SEMESTER - 2019

August 25
Sunday

Move In begins at 9:00 am

August 26
Monday

SBCC Classes begin

September 2
Monday

Academic Holiday - Holiday Meal Schedule

November 11
Monday

Academic Holiday - Holiday Meal Schedule

November 27
Wednesday

Thanksgiving recess begins; last meal lunch
Residents depart by 5:00 pm*

December 1
Sunday

Tropicana Gardens reopens at 1:00 pm

December 2
Monday

Instruction resumes; meals begin with breakfast

December 13
Friday

Fall Semester ends; last meal is dinner on December 13th

December 14
Saturday

Tropicana Gardens Closes. Residents depart for Winter Break by 1:00 pm*

SPRING SEMESTER - 2020

January 12
Sunday

Tropicana Reopens at 1:00 PM

January 13
Monday

SBCC Classes begin, Cafe Reopens, meals begin with breakfast

January 20
Monday

Academic Holiday - Holiday Meal Schedule

February 17
Monday

Academic Holiday - Holiday Meal Schedule

March 20
Friday

SBCC Spring Break begins; last meal lunch
Residents depart by 5:00 pm*

March 29
Sunday

Tropicana Gardens reopens at 1:00 pm

May 8
Friday

Spring Semester ends; last meal dinner

May 9
Saturday

Tropicana Gardens closes for SBCC 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.